Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
As in the case of wines that improve with age, the oldest friendships ought to be the most delightful.
There is a magic in the memory of a schoolboy friendship. It softens the heart, and even affects the nervous system of those who have no heart.
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.
Marriage has no guarantees. If that's what you're looking for, go live with a car battery.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
Constant use had not worn ragged the fabric of their friendship.
Friendship is love without his wings!
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.
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.
I get by with a little help from my friends.
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.
No good friends. No bad friends. Only people you want, need to be with; people who build their houses in your heart.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
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.
Friendship is nothing else than an accord in all things, human and divine, conjoined with mutual goodwill and affection.
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
You don't live in a world all alone. Your brothers are here too.