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.
It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.
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.
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
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.
A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still.
Anybody amuses me for once. A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
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.
Loyalty is what we seek in friendship.
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.
Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
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.
People won't have time for you if you are always angry or complaining.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
There is no friend as loyal as a book.
If you go out looking for friends, you're going to find they are very scarce. If you go out to be a friend, you'll find them everywhere.
Friendship makes prosperity more brilliant, and lightens adversity by dividing and sharing it.
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.