Women can form a friendship with a man very well; but to preserve it, a slight physical antipathy most probably helps.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
Friendship is nothing else than an accord in all things, human and divine, conjoined with mutual goodwill and affection.
Constant use had not worn ragged the fabric of their friendship.
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
A good friend will always stab you in the front.
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.
True friends ... face in the same direction, toward common projects, interests, goals.
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.
You don't live in a world all alone. Your brothers are here too.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still.
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.
As in the case of wines that improve with age, the oldest friendships ought to be the most delightful.
If you remember me, then I don't care if everyone else forgets.
Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
I love the friends I have gathered together on this thin raft...
Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of him behind his back
The majority of people permit relatives, friends, and the public at large to so influence them that they cannot live their own lives, because they fear criticism.