It is not so much our friends’ help that helps us, as the confidence of their help. – Epicurus

A friend is what the heart needs all the time. – Henry Van Dyke

Those who matter don’t mind, and those who mind don’t matter. – Bernard Mannes Baruch

Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light. – Helen Keller

One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood. – Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art… It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things which give value to survival. – C.S. Lewis

Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity. – Khalil Gibran

I get by with a little help from my friends. – John Lennon & Paul McCartney

Don’t walk behind me; I may not lead. Don’t walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend. – Albert Camus

Let us be grateful to people who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom. – Marcel Proust

The only way to have a friend is to be one. – Ralph Waldo Emerson