If friendship is your weakest point then you are the strongest person in the world.
The better part of one’s life consists of his friendships.
God gave us our relatives, thank God we can choose our friends.
Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried before you give them your confidence.
True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity, before it is entitled to the appellation.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
Let there be no purpose in friendship save the deepening of the spirit.
If you have one true friend you have more than your share.
There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship.
A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same.
Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.
Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love, but no friendship.
True friends stab you in the front.
Friendship is the source of the greatest pleasures, and without friends even the most agreeable pursuits become tedious.
There are no shortcuts to genuine friendship. Relationships are built over time.
Never explain, your friends do not need it and your enemies will not believe you anyway.
Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is far the best ending for one.
One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.
Depth of friendship does not depend on length of acquaintance.
A true friend is one who overlooks your failures and tolerates your success!
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
Friendship with ones self is all important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.