If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
Loyalty is what we seek in friendship.
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
You are my best friend as well as my lover, and I do not know which side of you I enjoy the most. I treasure each side, just as I have treasured our life together.
Friendship was given by nature to be an assistant to virtue, not a companion in vice.
Between friends there is no need of justice.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
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.
A good friend will always stab you in the front.
I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
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.
My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.
Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else.
To throw away an honest friend is, as it were, to throw your life away
I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
We make our friends; we make our enemies; but God makes our next-door neighbour.
A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still.
As the family goes, so goes the nation and so goes the whole world in which we live.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.