The feeling of friendship is like that of being comfortably filled with roast beef; love, like being enlivened with champagne.
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Friendship is a union of spirits, a marriage of hearts, and the bond there of virtue
Life has no pleasure higher or nobler than that of friendship
Friendship is not always the sequel of obligation
So many qualities are indeed requisite to the possibility of friendship, and so many accidents must concur to its rise and its continuance, that the greatest part of mankind content themselves without it, and supply its place as they can, with intere
No one is much pleased with a companion who does not increase, in some respect, their fondness for themselves.
If a man does not make new acquaintance as he advances through life, he will soon find himself left alone. A man, Sir, should keep his friendship in a constant repair.
Always, Sir, set a high value on spontaneous kindness. He whose inclination prompts him to cultivate your friendship of his own accord, will love you more than one whom you have been at pains to attach to you.
To let friendship die away by negligence and silence, is certainly not wise. It is voluntarily to throw away one of the greatest comforts of this weary pilgrimage.
The endearing elegance of female friendship.