"Where there are friends, there is wealth."-- Titus Maccius Plautus
"Few delights can equal the mere presence of someone we utterly trust."--- George MacDonald
"Life is partly what we make it, and partly what is made by the friends whom we choose."-- Tehyi Hsieh
"A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature."--Ralph Waldo Emerson
“ Every gift from a friend is a wish for your happiness...”--Richard Bach
"Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light."--Helen Keller
"...No man is useless while he has a friend."--Robert Louis Stevenson
“ Friends are born, not made."-- Henry Adams
"Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods."--Aristotle
"When a friend's in trouble, don't insult him by asking what you can do, think for yourself and start doing it."
"Life without a friend is like death without a witness."
"The most I can do for my friend is simply to be his friend. I have no wealth to bestow on him. If he knows that I am happy in loving him, he will want no other reward. Is not friendship divine in this?"-- Henry David Thoreau
I cannot even imagine where I would be today were it not for that handful of friends who have given me a heart full of joy. Let's face it, friends make life a lot more fun.--Charles R. Swindoll
"Friendship that flows from the heart cannot be frozen by adversity, as the water that flows from the spring cannot congeal in winter."--James Fennimore Cooper
"A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway."--Jerome Cummings
"Only your real friends tell you when your face is dirty."
"What is a friend? I will tell you...it is someone with whom you dare to be yourself."--Frank Crane
"A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out."--Walter Winchell
"A good friend remembers what we were and sees what we can be."
"All love that has not friendship for its base, is like a mansion built upon the sand."--Ella Wheeler Wilcox
"Don't be dismayed at good-byes. A farewell is necessary before you can meet again. And meeting again, after moments or lifetimes, is certain for those who are friends."--Richard Bach
"Your friends will know you better in the first minute they meet you than your acquaintances will know you in a thousand years."--Richard Bach
"Can miles truly separate us from friends? If we want to be with someone we love, aren't we already there?"--Richard Bach