“Of all possessions a friend is the most precious.
“Confidentially, the type of male I find most enjoyable for a friend is one who has enough fire and assurance to speak up for his convictions.
“Friends accept you the way you are.
“Experts on romance say for a happy marriage there has to be more than a passionate love. For a lasting union, they insist, there must be a genuine liking for each other. Which, in my book, is a good definition for friendship.
“All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.
“A wise girl kisses but doesn’t love, listens but doesn’t believe, and leaves before she is left.
“Just when you think it can’t get any worse, it can. And just when you think it can’t get any better, it can.
“I would rather walk with a friend in the dark, than alone in the light.
“You are my best friend as well as my lover, and I do not know which side of you I enjoy the most. I treasure each side, just as I have treasured our life together.
“A lady’s imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony in a moment.
Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
“There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
“Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea
“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who’ll decide where to go.
“A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
“I’m not upset that you lied to me, I’m upset that from now on I can’t believe you.
“Nobody likes being alone that much. I don’t go out of my way to make friends, that’s all. It just leads to disappointment.
“The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
“When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
“Piglet sidled up to Pooh from behind.
“Pooh!” he whispered.
“Nothing,” said Piglet, taking Pooh’s paw. “I just wanted to be sure of you.