As in the case of wines that improve with age, the oldest friendships ought to be the most delightful.
Well, it's 1 a.m. Better go home and spend some quality time with the kids.
Let there be no purpose in friendship save the deepening of the spirit.
I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
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.
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
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.
So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.
The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.
I love the friends I have gathered together on this thin raft...
Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life.
Shared joys make a friend, not shared sufferings.
A friend is, as it were, a second self.
Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself.
Our most intimate friend is not he to whom we show the worst, but the best of our nature.
The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.
Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.
Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darknesses of other people.
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
What was more, they had taken the first step toward genuine friendship. They had exchanged vulnerabilities.