There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
Everyone wants to ride with you in the limo but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
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.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.
Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
What was more, they had taken the first step toward genuine friendship. They had exchanged vulnerabilities.
Rashness is the faithful, but unhappy parent of misfortune.
Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself.
Friends are God's way of apologizing for your family.
I get by with a little help from my friends.
Sometimes we owe a friend to the lucky circumstance that we give him no cause for envy.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
Books like friends, should be few and well-chosen.
I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.
Marriage has no guarantees. If that's what you're looking for, go live with a car battery.