A true friend is someone who thinks that you are a good egg even though he knows that you are slightly cracked.— Bernard Meltzer
Superior Good Friend quotations
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms.
A good friend is a connection to life - a tie to the past, a road to the future, the key to sanity in a totally insane world.
To laugh often and love much; to win the respect of intelligent persons and the affection of children; to earn the approbation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends; to appreciate beauty.
Friendship picks you up when the world lets you down.
Friends and good manners will carry you where money won't go.
If you don't have your friends and your family, what do you really have? You can have all the money in the world, but with no friends and no family, it's no good.
I am good, but not an angel. I do sin, but I am not the devil. I am pretty, but not beautiful. I have friends, but I am not the peacemaker.
If you cannot find a good companion to walk with, walk alone, like an elephant roaming the jungle. It is better to be alone than to be with those who will hinder your progress.
There is no possession more valuable than a good and faithful friend.
A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart, and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words.
One Best Book is Equal To Hundred Good Friends But One Good Friend is Equal To A Library.
Be good to your work, your work, and your friend.
When half of the people get the idea that they do not have to work because the other half is going to take care of them, and when the other half gets the idea that it does no good to work, because somebody else is going to get what they work for, that my dear friend, is the beginning of the end of any nation
The trouble is not in dying for a friend, but in finding a friend worth dying for.
Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain - and most fools do.
But it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.
A good friend knows all your stories. A best friend helped you write them.
As you go through life's rich tapestry, you realize that most people you meet aren't fit to shine your shoes. It's a sad fact, but it's true. A good friend is someone who'd hide you if you were on the run for murder. How many of them do you know?
There is no more lovely, friendly, and charming relationship, communion, or company than a good marriage.
Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
Count you age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
Is not the festive season when families and friends exchange gifts in memory of The Gift laid on the altar of the world for the redemption of the human race, the most appropriate time to consecrate a portion from abounding riches and scant poverty to send forth the good tidings of great joy into all the earth?
In the best of times, our days are numbered anyway.
So it would be a crime against nature for any generation to take the world crisis so solemnly that it put off enjoying those things for which we were designed in the first place: the opportunity to do good work, to enjoy friends, to fall in love, to hit a ball, and to bounce a baby.
I didn't find my friends; the good Lord gave them to me.
Finishing a good book is like leaving a good friend.
Good-Bye is an easy word to say but try saying it to a friend.
If I never knew you, I'd be safe, but half as real, never knowing I could feel.
My good friends, for the second time in our history, a British Prime Minister has returned from Germany bringing peace with honor. I believe it is peace for our time... Go home and get a nice quiet sleep.
The best thing to give to your enemy is forgiveness;
to an opponent, tolerance; to a friend, your heart; to your child, a good example; to a father, deference; to your mother, conduct that will make her proud of you; to yourself, respect; to all others, charity.
Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience this is the ideal life.
A friend is someone who understands your past, believes in your future, and accepts you just the way you are. Truly great friends are hard to find, difficult to leave, and impossible to forget. A true friend is someone who thinks that you are a good egg even though he knows that you are slightly cracked.
Do not bring people in your life who weigh you down.
And trust your instincts ... good relationships feel good. They feel right. They don't hurt. They're not painful. That's not just with somebody you want to marry, but it's with the friends that you choose. It's with the people you surround yourselves with.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
If you have good friends, no matter how much life is sucking, they can make you laugh.
When we no longer have good cooking in the world, we will have no literature, nor high and sharp intelligence, nor friendly gatherings, no social harmony.
A good friend who points out mistakes and imperfections and rebukes evil is to be respected as if he reveals a secret of hidden treasure.
Our apologies, good friends, for the fracture of good order, the burning of paper instead of children. How many must die before our voices are heard, how many must be tortured, dislocated, starved, maddened? When, at what point, will you say no to this war?
Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
I would like to be remembered as a man who had a wonderful time living life, a man who had good friends, fine family - and I don't think I could ask for anything more than that, actually.
But of all plagues, good Heaven, thy wrath can send, Save me, oh, save me, from the candid friend!
Thus people--so it seems to me-- Become good friends from sheer ennui.
You can kiss your family and friends good-bye and put miles between you, but at the same time you carry them with you in your heart, your mind, your stomach, because you do not just live in a world but a world lives in you.
Don't be dismayed by 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.
Spending your time with true spiritual friends will fill you with love for all beings and help you to see how negative attachment and hatred are. Being with such friends, and following their example, will naturally imbue you with their good qualities, just as all the birds flying around a golden mountain are bathed in its golden radiance.
Quakers almost as good as colored. They call themselves friends and you can trust them every time.
Good friends, good whiskey, and good lovin', I want to thank you Lord.