Marriage has no guarantees. If that's what you're looking for, go live with a car battery.
What was more, they had taken the first step toward genuine friendship. They had exchanged vulnerabilities.
Friendship was given by nature to be an assistant to virtue, not a companion in vice.
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.
I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.
Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.
Shared joys make a friend, not shared sufferings.
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.
Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of him behind his back
I'm so happy. Cause today I found my friends.They're in my head.
Between friends there is no need of justice.
People are like dirt. They can either nourish you and help you grow as a person or they can stunt your growth and make you wilt and die.
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.
The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.
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.
Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together.
Books like friends, should be few and well-chosen.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.