Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
A doubtful friend is worse than a certain enemy. Let a man be one thing or the other, and we then know how to meet him.
Friends are nothing but a known enemy
You don't live in a world all alone. Your brothers are here too.
We make our friends; we make our enemies; but God makes our next-door neighbour.
I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself.
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.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
Shared joys make a friend, not shared sufferings.
Sometimes we owe a friend to the lucky circumstance that we give him no cause for envy.
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.
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.