It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
People won't have time for you if you are always angry or complaining.
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.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends.
Friendship is nothing else than an accord in all things, human and divine, conjoined with mutual goodwill and affection.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
Friends are God's way of apologizing for your family.
Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else.
Constant use had not worn ragged the fabric of their friendship.
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.
You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.
Sometimes we owe a friend to the lucky circumstance that we give him no cause for envy.
Well, it's 1 a.m. Better go home and spend some quality time with the kids.
Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
No good friends. No bad friends. Only people you want, need to be with; people who build their houses in your heart.
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
We should behave to our friends as we would wish our friends to behave to us.