Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
Women can form a friendship with a man very well; but to preserve it, a slight physical antipathy most probably helps.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
A friend is, as it were, a second self.
I love the friends I have gathered together on this thin raft...
The majority of people permit relatives, friends, and the public at large to so influence them that they cannot live their own lives, because they fear criticism.
Friendship is nothing else than an accord in all things, human and divine, conjoined with mutual goodwill and affection.
In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things, does the heart find its morning and is refreshed.
If you remember me, then I don't care if everyone else forgets.
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
Between friends there is no need of justice.
As in the case of wines that improve with age, the oldest friendships ought to be the most delightful.