Loyalty is what we seek in friendship.
As the family goes, so goes the nation and so goes the whole world in which we live.
Marriage has no guarantees. If that's what you're looking for, go live with a car battery.
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.
So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.
Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.
Anybody amuses me for once. A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
I love the friends I have gathered together on this thin raft...
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
People won't have time for you if you are always angry or complaining.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
We should behave to our friends as we would wish our friends to behave to us.
Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else.
Friends are nothing but a known enemy
Friendship makes prosperity more brilliant, and lightens adversity by dividing and sharing it.
Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.