Sometimes, with luck, we find the kind of true friend, male or female, that appears only two or three times in a lucky lifetime, one that will winter us and summer us, grieve, rejoice, and travel with us. 

– Barbara Holland

You could be surrounded by thousands and be all alone. 

– Avra Amar Filion

True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends, but in the worth and choice.

–Ben Jonson