Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
Friends are nothing but a known enemy
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.
We make our friends; we make our enemies; but God makes our next-door neighbour.
I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends.
Friendship is nothing else than an accord in all things, human and divine, conjoined with mutual goodwill and affection.
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.
Woman is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one.
Sometimes we owe a friend to the lucky circumstance that we give him no cause for envy.
The more you let yourself go, the less others let you go.
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
You don't live in a world all alone. Your brothers are here too.
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
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
Shared joys make a friend, not shared sufferings.