“True friends are like diamonds—bright, beautiful, valuable, and always in style.”

“A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.”

“Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.”

“To get the full value of joy, you must have someone to divide it with.”

“The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.”

“The only way to have a friend is to be one.”

“Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.”

“It is better to deserve honors and not have them than to have them and not deserve them.”

“There is no loneliness more lonely than distrust.”

“The worst loneliness is to not be comfortable with yourself.”

“True friends stab you in the front.”

“Honesty: the best of all the lost arts.”

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started.” QUOTES ON GEM OF A PERSON

“The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.”

“The man who does not read has no advantage over the man who cannot read.”

“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness.”

“The secret of success is making your vocation your vacation.”

“The difference between the almost right word and the right word is… the difference between the lightning bug and the lightning.”

“Give every day the chance to become the most beautiful day of your life.”

“Don’t wait. The time will never be just right.”

“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions.”

“Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing—it was here first.”

“Do something every day that you don’t want to do. This is the golden rule for acquiring the habit of doing your duty without pain.”

“Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.”

“We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid.”