Marriage has no guarantees. If that's what you're looking for, go live with a car battery.
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.
Let there be no purpose in friendship save the deepening of the spirit.
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
If you remember me, then I don't care if everyone else forgets.
The majority of people permit relatives, friends, and the public at large to so influence them that they cannot live their own lives, because they fear criticism.
A good friend will always stab you in the front.
Sometimes we owe a friend to the lucky circumstance that we give him no cause for envy.
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life.
I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends.
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.
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
No good friends. No bad friends. Only people you want, need to be with; people who build their houses in your heart.
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.
We should behave to our friends as we would wish our friends to behave to us.
A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself.
I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
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.