A blow from your friend is better than a kiss from your enemy.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
Our most intimate friend is not he to whom we show the worst, but the best of our nature.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
You don't live in a world all alone. Your brothers are here too.
In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed.
You are my best friend as well as my lover, and I do not know which side of you I enjoy the most. I treasure each side, just as I have treasured our life together.
Man's best support is a very dear friend.
Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.
Friends are God's way of apologizing for your family.
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.
Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darknesses of other people.
Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.
Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.
Loyalty is what we seek in friendship.