Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love, but no friendship.
Well, it seems to me that the best relationships - the ones that last - are frequently the ones that are rooted in friendship. You know, one day you look at the person and you see something more than you did the night before. Like a switch has been flicked somewhere. And the person who was just a friend is... suddenly the only person you can ever imagine yourself with
Friendship isn't a big thing - it's a million little things.
Friendship doubles our joy and divides our grief.
Youth fades; love droops; the leaves of friendship fall; a mother's secret hope outlives them all!
There can be no friendship without confidence; and no confidence, without integrity
Women are quite able to make friends with a man; but to preserve such a friendship - that no doubt requires the assistance of a slight physical antipathy
Friendship that flows from the heart cannot be frozen by adversity, as the water that flows from the spring cannot congeal in winter
Friendship, of itself a holy tie, Is made more sacred by adversity
Sensual pleasure passes and vanishes in the twinkling of an eye, but the friendship between us, the mutual confidence, the delights of the heart, the enchantment of the soul, these things do not perish and can never be destroyed. I shall love you until I die.
Prayer is nothing else than being on terms of friendship with God.
Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is far the best ending for one.
True friendship can afford true knowledge. It does not depend on darkness and ignorance.
One's life has value so long as one attributes value to the life of others, by means of love, friendship, indignation and compassion
Flattery is like friendship in show, but not in fruit
If a fox is unable to befriend a tiger, then the fox should create an illusion of close association with the tiger by carefully trailing behind the cat while boasting of the deep friendship they share. In this way, he creates an impression that his well being is of great concern to the tiger.
The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile, nor the joy of companionship; it is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when he discovers that someone believes in him and is willing to trust him with his friendship.
The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love.
'Tis the privilege of friendship to talk nonsense, and have her nonsense respected.
True friendship comes when the silence between two people is comfortable.
Laughter is not a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is the best ending for one.
Men kick friendship around like a football, but it doesn't seem to crack. Women treat it like glass and it goes to pieces
That is what friendship means. Sharing the prejudice of experience.
An acquaintance that begins with a compliment is sure to develop into a real friendship
Some people think only intellect counts: knowing how to solve problems, knowing how to get by, knowing how to identify an advantage and seize it. But the functions of intellect are insufficient without courage, love, friendship, compassion and empathy.