Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
The more you let yourself go, the less others let you go.
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
If you remember me, then I don't care if everyone else forgets.
Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.
The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.
Everyone wants to ride with you in the limo but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.
Friendship makes prosperity more brilliant, and lightens adversity by dividing and sharing it.
To throw away an honest friend is, as it were, to throw your life away
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
Friends are God's way of apologizing for your family.
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
People are like dirt. They can either nourish you and help you grow as a person or they can stunt your growth and make you wilt and die.
There is a magic in the memory of a schoolboy friendship. It softens the heart, and even affects the nervous system of those who have no heart.
I get by with a little help from my friends.
The best kind of friend is the kind you sit with, never say a word and walk away feeling like it was the best conversation you ever had.
A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
As the family goes, so goes the nation and so goes the whole world in which we live.