It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.
Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is far the best ending for one.
Philosophy is a disease, and not an ordinary one either. It's not a common cold. It is cancer - cancer of the soul. Once a person is lost in the jungle of philosophy he becomes more and more entangled in words, concepts, abstractions and there is no end to it.
Of all the things which wisdom acquires to produce the blessedness of the complete life far the greatest is the possession of Friendship.
Nothing so fortifies a friendship as a belief on the part of one friend that he is superior to the other.
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when thou art in, continue firm and constant.
The world was not created once and for all time for each of us individually. There are added to it in the course of our life things of which we have never had any suspicion.
Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.
I don't know how to defend myself: surprised innocence cannot imagine being under suspicion.
I know that the arms of friendship are long enough to reach from the one end of the world to the other
Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.
Love between man and man is impossible because there must not be sexual intercourse and friendship between man and woman is impossible because there must be sexual intercourse.
There is something in the unselfish and self-sacrificing love of a brute, which goes directly to the heart of him who has had frequent occasion to test the paltry friendship and gossamer fidelity of mere Man.
The first law for the historian is that he shall never dare utter an untruth. The second is that he shall suppress nothing that is true. Moreover, there shall be no suspicion of partiality in his writing, or of malice.
As told in Friendship with God, if we simply decided to believe and act as if first, we're all one, and second, life is eternal, it would render virtually everything we've done all our lives pointless.
Peace, commerce and honest friendship with all nations; entangling alliances with none.
Caesar's wife must be above suspicion.
Friendship may, and often does, grow into love, but love never subsides into friendship.
Of all things which wisdom provides to make life entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.
The rare few, who, early in life have rid themselves of the friendship of the many.
However rare true love may be, it is less so than true friendship.
In friendship we find nothing false or insincere; everything is straight forward, and springs from the heart.
I'm calling my book series the 'with God series.' And this next 'with God' book is Friendship with God, which comes out in November. This books challenges us to bring about the end of 'better' on this planet.
Germany has reduced savagery to a science, and this great war for the victorious peace of justice must go on until the German cancer is cut clean out of the world body.
Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.