Perhaps the most delightful friendships are those in which there is much agreement, much disputation, and yet more personal liking.
No good friends, no bad friends; only people you want,need to be with. People who build their houses in your heart .
In love there are no friends everywhere where there is a pretty woman hostility is open.
Things have dropped from me. I have outlived certain desires; I have lost friends, some by death... others through sheer inability to cross the street.
Nothing is so unpopular as positive change amongst friends.
It takes your enemy and your friend, working together, to hurt you to the heart: the one to slander you and the other to get the news to you.
When you're alone is when you can count your friends.
A man cannot be said to succeed in this life who does not satisfy one friend.
Henry David Thoreau
Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love, but no friendship.
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.
If a man does not make new acquaintances as he advances through life, he will soon find himself left alone. A man, sir, should keep his friendship in a constant repair.
Friendship, in the old heroic sense of that term, no longer exists. It is in reality no longer expected or recognized as a virtue among men.
Don't wait for other people to be loving, giving, compassionate, grateful, forgiving, generous, or friendly... lead the way!
Earthlings went on being friendly, when they should have been thinking instead.
The world and the friends that lived in it are shadows: you alone remain real in this drowsing room.
I offer you peace. I offer you love. I offer you friendship. I see your beauty. I hear your need. I feel your feelings. My wisdom flows from the Highest Source. I salute that Source in you. Let us work together for unity and love.
If all men knew what each said of the other, there would not be four friends in the world.
Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art, like the universe itself . It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things which give value to survival.
In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Friends are an aid to the young, to guard them from error; to the elderly, to attend to their wants and to supplement their failing power of action; to those in the prime of life, to assist them to noble deeds.
Future. That period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured.
The better part of one's life consists of his friendships.
Without friends you have nothing!
Absence blots people out. We really have no absent friends.
Always set 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.
Do good to your friends to keep them, to your enemies to win them.