A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still.
Let there be no purpose in friendship save the deepening of the spirit.
Real friends stab you in the front.
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
Sometimes we owe a friend to the lucky circumstance that we give him no cause for envy.
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.
There is no friend as loyal as a book.
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.
Loyalty is what we seek in friendship.
Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
Rashness is the faithful, but unhappy parent of misfortune.
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 love without his wings!
Woman is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one.
Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
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 the heart finds its morning and is refreshed.
There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate.