If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
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.
Friendship was given by nature to be an assistant to virtue, not a companion in vice.
If there ever comes a day when we can't be together, keep me in your heart. I'll stay there forever.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else.
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.
We should behave to our friends as we would wish our friends to behave to us.
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.
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.
Women can form a friendship with a man very well; but to preserve it, a slight physical antipathy most probably helps.
Constant use had not worn ragged the fabric of their friendship.
I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends.
Sometimes we owe a friend to the lucky circumstance that we give him no cause for envy.
In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things, does the heart find its morning and is refreshed.
The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.
The more you let yourself go, the less others let you go.
Children make your life important.
Loyalty is what we seek in friendship.
To throw away an honest friend is, as it were, to throw your life away