My mother used to say that there are no strangers, only friends you haven't met yet. She's now in a maximum security twilight home in Australia.
It is not so much our friends' help that helps us, as the confidence of their help.
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
I don't need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better.
What is so great as friendship, let us carry with what grandeur of spirit we can. Let us be silent, so we may hear the whisper of the gods. Let us not interfere. Who set you to cast about what you should say to the select souls, or how to say any thing
We call that person who has lost his father, an orphan; and a widower that man who has lost his wife. But that man who has known the immense unhappiness of losing a friend, by what name do we call him? Here every language is silent and holds its peace in
The imaginary friends I had as a kid dropped me because their friends thought I didn't exist.
True friends are like diamonds precious but rare. Fake friends are like fall leaves found everywhere.
Friends are like windows through which you see out into the world and back into yourself... If you don't have friends you see much less than you otherwise might.
I cannot even imagine where I would be today were it not for that handful of friends who have given me a heart full of joy. Let's face it, friends make life a lot more fun.
I've learned that all a person has in life is family and friends. If you lose those, you have nothing, so friends are to be treasured more than anything else in the world.
Little friends may prove great friends.
We are friends and I do like to pass the day with you in serious and inconsequential chatter. I wouldn't mind washing up beside you, dusting beside you, reading the back half of the paper while you read the front. We are friends and I would miss you, do miss you and think of you very often.
Everyone hears what you say, Friends listen to what you say, Best friends listen to what you dont say.
Tell me your friends, and I'll tell you who you are.
Of my friends, I am the only one I have left.
I look at my myself and see a stone, I look at my friends and see gold, But I look at you, and see a gem.
The best way to keep your friends is not to give them away.
Close friends love you for who you are, not what they want you to be.
Friends are treasures.
A man's best friends are his ten fingers.
All things are in common among friends.
To your friends, you're like a trash bag they'll use you for a little bit, then they'll throw you out.
Friends are relatives you make for yourself.
You shall judge a man by his foes as well as by his friends.