My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
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 always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity
Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.
What was more, they had taken the first step toward genuine friendship. They had exchanged vulnerabilities.
Rashness is the faithful, but unhappy parent of misfortune.
In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed.
Our most intimate friend is not he to whom we show the worst, but the best of our nature.
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
Books like friends, should be few and well-chosen.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
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.
Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else.
Constant use had not worn ragged the fabric of their friendship.
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
Woman is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one.
There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate.
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.
Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself.
Let there be no purpose in friendship save the deepening of the spirit.