What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
384 — 322 B.C.
An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast; a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.
564? — 483 B.C.
Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
1835 — 1902
We do not so much need the help of our friends as the confidence of their help when in need.
341 — 270 B.C.
They are rich who have true friends.
1654 — 1734
A loyal friend laughs at your jokes when they’re not so good, and sympathizes with your problems when they’re not so bad.
A friend in need is a pest.
Bobby “The Brain” Heenan
It is more shameful to distrust one’s friends than to be deceived by them.
Duke François de La Rochefoucauld
1613 — 1680
A true friend is one who overlooks your failures and tolerates your successes.
Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another, “What, you too? I thought I was the only one.”
C. S. Lewis
1898 — 1963
A friend is someone who knows the worst thing about you and it doesn’t matter.
Everybody needs a friend.
1942 — 1995
A sense of duty is useful in work but offensive in personal relations.
Earl Bertrand Russell
1872 — 1970
A friend is one who sees through you and still enjoys the view.
Don’t tell your friends anything you wouldn’t tell your enemies.
Do not walk in front of me, I may not follow. Do not walk behind me, you may not keep up. But walk beside me, as a friend.
A good friend is hard to find, hard to lose, and impossible to forget.
Best friends are like four leaf clovers: hard to find, but lucky to have.
It is possible to learn from a enemy things we can not learn from a friend.
It turns out that it’s not where we are but who we’re with that really matters.