It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darknesses of other people.
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
A blow from your friend is better than a kiss from your enemy.
It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.
In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things, does the heart find 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.
Friendship is nothing else than an accord in all things, human and divine, conjoined with mutual goodwill and affection.
Friendship was given by nature to be an assistant to virtue, not a companion in vice.
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.
Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
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.
Real friends stab you in the front.
There is no friend as loyal as a book.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
Constant use had not worn ragged the fabric of their friendship.
Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.