A man’s growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
The best of friends fall out, and so his teeth had done some years ago.
A terrible thing about getting oldish is that your friends start dying, and in the last ten years I have lost seven or eight of my closest.
Chance makes our parents, but choice makes our friends.
No man is so perfect, so necessary to his friends, as to give them no cause to miss him less.
Return to your friends and tell them that we came here with no peaceful intent, but ready for battle, and determined to avenge our own wrongs and set our country free. Let your masters come and attack us: we are ready to meet them beard to beard.
Flatterers look like friends, as wolves like dogs.
I learned you can’t trust the judgment of good friends.
Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.
In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge. The young they keep out of mischief; to the old they are a comfort and aid in their weakness, and those in the prime of life they incite to noble deeds.