Man's best support is a very dear friend.
Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.
Women can form a friendship with a man very well; but to preserve it, a slight physical antipathy most probably helps.
It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.
What was more, they had taken the first step toward genuine friendship. They had exchanged vulnerabilities.
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.
To throw away an honest friend is, as it were, to throw your life away
I love the friends I have gathered together on this thin raft...
A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still.
Constant use had not worn ragged the fabric of their friendship.
If you remember me, then I don't care if everyone else forgets.
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.
If there ever comes a day when we can't be together, keep me in your heart. I'll stay there forever.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
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.
Friendship is love without his wings!
As the family goes, so goes the nation and so goes the whole world in which we live.
Let there be no purpose in friendship save the deepening of the spirit.
Marriage has no guarantees. If that's what you're looking for, go live with a car battery.