Man's best support is a very dear friend.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
Adversity tests the sincerity of friends.
What was more, they had taken the first step toward genuine friendship. They had exchanged vulnerabilities.
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.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
There is no friend as loyal as a book.
So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.
Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
You can make more friends in two months by becoming more interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get people interested in you
A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still.
Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.
The best kind of friend is the kind you sit with, never say a word and walk away feeling like it was the best conversation you ever had.
If there ever comes a day when we can't be together, keep me in your heart. I'll stay there forever.
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
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.
Sometimes we owe a friend to the lucky circumstance that we give him no cause for envy.
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.