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.
Friendship is love without his wings!
A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
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.
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.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
Loyalty is what we seek in friendship.
If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
Friendship was given by nature to be an assistant to virtue, not a companion in vice.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
You don't live in a world all alone. Your brothers are here too.
Friends are nothing but a known enemy
Books like friends, should be few and well-chosen.
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.
Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.
No good friends. No bad friends. Only people you want, need to be with; people who build their houses in your heart.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.
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.