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
A man should never neglect his family for business.
What was more, they had taken the first step toward genuine friendship. They had exchanged vulnerabilities.
The more you let yourself go, the less others let you go.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.
Tis a great confidence in a friend to tell him your faults; greater to tell him his.
If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.
Friendship is love without his wings!
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself.
In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed.
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.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
Real friends stab you in the front.
Friendship is nothing else than an accord in all things, human and divine, conjoined with mutual goodwill and affection.
We make our friends; we make our enemies; but God makes our next-door neighbour.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.