Friends are God's way of apologizing for your family.
Real friends stab you in the front.
There is no friend as loyal as a book.
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.
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.
People won't have time for you if you are always angry or complaining.
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.
Friendship is love without his wings!
Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
To throw away an honest friend is, as it were, to throw your life away
Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else.
Let there be no purpose in friendship save the deepening of the spirit.
Sometimes we owe a friend to the lucky circumstance that we give him no cause for envy.
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.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
Shared joys make a friend, not shared sufferings.
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.