No good friends. No bad friends. Only people you want, need to be with; people who build their houses in your heart.
Let there be no purpose in friendship save the deepening of the spirit.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends.
What was more, they had taken the first step toward genuine friendship. They had exchanged vulnerabilities.
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.
Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life.
As in the case of wines that improve with age, the oldest friendships ought to be the most delightful.
True friends ... face in the same direction, toward common projects, interests, goals.
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.
Tis a great confidence in a friend to tell him your faults; greater to tell him his.
Man's best support is a very dear friend.
Woman is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one.
Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
Friendship was given by nature to be an assistant to virtue, not a companion in vice.
I love the friends I have gathered together on this thin raft...
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.