You don't live in a world all alone. Your brothers are here too.
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.
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.
Tis a great confidence in a friend to tell him your faults; greater to tell him his.
Woman is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one.
Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
Friendship is nothing else than an accord in all things, human and divine, conjoined with mutual goodwill and affection.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
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
As in the case of wines that improve with age, the oldest friendships ought to be the most delightful.
As the family goes, so goes the nation and so goes the whole world in which we live.
A blow from your friend is better than a kiss from your enemy.
Real friends stab you in the front.
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
A friend is, as it were, a second self.
Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
We make our friends; we make our enemies; but God makes our next-door neighbour.
Man's best support is a very dear friend.