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Abraham Lincoln
Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?
Albert Camus
Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow. Don't walk behind me, I may not lead. Just walk beside me and be my friend.
Alexander Pope
Let me tell you I am better acquainted with you for a long absence, as men are with themselves for a long affliction: absence does but hold off a friend, to make one see him the truer.
Amanda Grier
A friend is someone, who upon seeing another friend in immense pain, would rather be the one experiencing the pain than to have to watch their friend suffer.
Ann D. Parrish
A friend is able to see you as the wonderful person God created you to be.
No one would choose a friendless existence on condition of having all the other things in the world.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
Baltasar Gracian
A wise man gets more use from his enemies than a fool from his friends.
C.S. Lewis
Eros will have naked bodies; Friendship naked personalities.
We live, in fact, in a world starved for solitude, silence, and private: and therefore starved for meditation and true friendship.
Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art... It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival.
Charles Caleb Colton
We hate some persons because we do not know them; and we will not know them because we hate them.
Friendship often ends in love; but love in friendship - never.
Dale Carnegie
You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.
Dorothy Sayers
Trouble shared is trouble halved.
Edgar Watson Howe
When a friend is in trouble, don't annoy him by asking if there is anything you can do. Think up something appropriate and do it.
Elbert Hubbard
Your friend is the man who knows all about you, and still likes you.
Eleanor Roosevelt
Friendship with oneself is all-important because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.
Emily Dickinson
My friends are my estate.
Francis Bacon
Never exaggerate your faults. Your friends will attend to that.