True friends stab you in the front.
A true friend is the greatest of all blessings, and that which we take the least care of all to acquire.
It's definitely a dream come true to be recognized and to be able to sign autographs. But, it's also a lot of hard work and can be draining. If you don't know already, you will quickly learn who your real friends are.
I get a friend to travel with me... I need somebody to bring me back to who I am. It's hard to be alone.
A true friend is one soul in two bodies.
True friends appear less moved than counterfeit.
A true friend stabs you in the front.
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.
Be true to your work, your word, and your friend.
There is a magnet in your heart that will attract true friends. That magnet is unselfishness, thinking of others first; when you learn to live for others, they will live for you.
Happy is the man who finds a true friend, and far happier is he who finds that true friend in his wife.
A slender acquaintance with the world must convince every man that actions, not words, are the true criterion of the attachment of friends.
The joy we get as actors is out of transforming ourselves into something that's not necessarily anything true to ourselves. And it's a power - not being yourself, and being in the role; it's just like another prop.
I would prefer as friend a good man ignorant than one more clever who is evil too.
Where there is shouting, there is no true knowledge.
The writer must believe that what he is doing is the most important thing in the world. And he must hold to this illusion even when he knows it is not true.
For my future I have no concern, and as a true philosopher, I never would have any, for I know not what it may be: as a Christian, on the other hand, faith must believe without discussion, and the stronger it is, the more it keeps silent.
I have lost my seven best friends, which is to say God has had mercy on me seven times without realizing it. He lent a friendship, took it from me, sent me another.
Our ambition should be to rule ourselves, the true kingdom for each one of us; and true progress is to know more, and be more, and to do more.
When it is not in our power to follow what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
Everything one invents is true, you may be perfectly sure of that. Poetry is as precise as geometry.
Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.
You that would judge me, do not judge alone this book or that, come to this hallowed place where my friends' portraits hang and look thereon; Ireland's history in their lineaments trace; think where man's glory most begins and ends and say my glory was I had such friends.
Each memorable verse of a true poet has two or three times the written content.
Death is our constant companion, and it is death that gives each person's life its true meaning.