Just some random quotes that made me think....
It is important to our friends to believe that we are unreservedly frank with them, and important to friendship that we are not.
Fear makes strangers of people who would be friends.
If instead of a gem, or even a flower, we should cast the gift of a loving thought into the heart of a friend, that would be giving as the angels give.
There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship.
But friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life, and thanks to a benevolent arrangement the greater part of life is sunshine.