A true friend is someone that knows the song of your soul, and sings it back to you when you have forgotten the words.—Anonymous

The making of friends, who are real friends, is the best token we have of a man's success in life.-- Edward Everett Hale

I'd rather have two good friends, than 500,000 admirers.-- E.E. Cummings

A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity. --Proverbs 17:17

What a wretched lot of old shrivelled creatures we shall be by-and-by. Never mind - the uglier we get in the eyes of others, the lovelier we shall be to each other; that has always been my firm faith about friendship. --George Eliot

In everyone's life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit. --Albert Schweitzer

Everyone hears what you say. Friends listen to what you say. Best friends listen to what you don't say. –Unknown

Good friends must not always be together; It is the feeling of oneness when distant That proves a lasting friendship. --Susan P. Schultz

Impart as much as you can of your spiritual being to those who are on the road with you, and accept as something precious what comes back to you from them. --Albert Schweitzer

Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.-- Kahil Gibran

We love those who can lead us to a place we will never reach without them.--Norman Mailer