A true friend is someone who thinks that you are a good egg even though he knows that you are slightly cracked.
Between friends, differences in taste or opinion are irritating in direct proportion to their triviality.
One sure way to lose another woman’s friendship is to try to improve her flower arrangements.
Tis the privilege of friendship to talk nonsense, and to have her nonsense respected.
One measure of friendship consists not in the number of things friends can discuss, but in the number of things they need no longer mention.
Friendship will not stand the strain of very much good advice for very long.
How many slams in an old screen door? Depends how loud you shut it. How many slices in a bread? Depends how thin you cut it. How much good inside a day? Depends how good you live ’em. How much love inside a friend? Depends how much you give ’em.”
Only a true best friend can protect you from your immortal enemies.”
It is more fun to talk with someone who doesn’t use long, difficult words but rather short, easy words like “What about lunch?”
Well, it seems to me that the best relationships – the ones that last – are frequently the ones that are rooted in friendship. You know, one day you look at the person and you see something more than you did the night before. Like a switch has been flicked somewhere. And the person who was just a friend is… suddenly the only person you can ever imagine yourself with.”
No person is your friend who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow.”
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.”
To have a friend and be a friend is what makes life worthwhile.
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
A friend in need is a friend indeed.
True friendship is never serene.
Words are easy, like the wind; Faithful friends are hard to find.
You can always tell a real friend: when you’ve made a fool of yourself he doesn’t feel you’ve done a permanent job.
Absence makes the heart grow fonder, but it sure makes the rest of you lonely.
In true love the smallest distance is too great, and the greatest distance can be bridged.
Things must be felt with the heart.
I value the friend who for me finds time on his calendar, but I cherish the friend who for me does not consult his calendar.
Your absence has not taught me how to be alone, it merely has shown that when together we cast a single shadow on the wall.
Love is like the wild rose-briar; Friendship like the holly-tree. The holly is dark when the rose-briar blooms, but which will bloom most constantly?
If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends – you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.
Do not keep on with a mockery of friendship after the substance is gone – but part, while you can part friends. Bury the carcass of friendship: it is not worth embalming.
Love is blind; friendship closes its eyes.
The holy passion of Friendship is so sweet and steady and loyal and enduring a nature that it will last through a whole lifetime, if not asked to lend money.
Friends and good manners will carry you where money won’t go.
The best time to make friends is before you need them.
Friends are people who know you really well and like you anyway.
True friends stab you in the front.
I always like to know everything about my new friends, and nothing about my old ones.
You Too? I thought I was the only one.