Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.
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.
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
Constant use had not worn ragged the fabric of their friendship.
I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
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.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
If you remember me, then I don't care if everyone else forgets.
If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
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.
I get by with a little help from my friends.
A blow from your friend is better than a kiss from your enemy.
People won't have time for you if you are always angry or complaining.
Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life.
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.
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.