" True friendship is like sound health; the value of it is seldom known until it be lost. "
-Charles Caleb Colton
" A good friend is a connection to life - a tie to the past, a road to the future, the key to sanity in a totally insane world. "
" Friendship is delicate as a glass, once broken it can be fixed but there will always be cracks. "
" Friendship- my definition- is built on two things. Respect and trust. Both elements have to be there. And it has to be mutual. You can have respect for someone, but if you don't have trust, the friendship will crumble. "
" No person is your friend who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow. "
" When a girl says she wants to be friends with benefits, I always ask if that includes dental insurance "
" In prosperity our friends know us; in adversity we know our friends. "
-John Churton Collins
" It is more fun to talk with someone who doesn't use long, difficult words but rather short, easy words like "What about lunch? "
" Friendship is the hardest thing in the world to explain. It's not something you learn in school. But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven't learned anything. "
" I would rather walk with a friend in the dark,
than alone in the light. "
" Life is an awful, ugly place to not have a best friend. "
" Between men and women there is no friendship possible.There is passion, enmity, worship, love, but no friendship. "
" If I had to choose between betraying my country and betraying my friend, I hope I should have the guts to betray my country. "
-E. M. Forster
" Friendship is a strong and habitual inclination in two persons to promote the good and happiness of one another. "
" The only way to have a friend is to be one "
-Ralph Waldo Emerson
" There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship. "
" 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. "
-Edward W. Howe
" Lovers have a right to betray you... friends don't. "
" Never explain - your friends do not need it and your enemies will not believe you anyway. "
" Nothing but heaven itself is better than a friend who is really a friend. "