Summer friends will melt away like summer snows, but winter friends are friends forever.
- George R.R. Martin, A Dance with Dragons
There are two sure ways to lose a friend, one is to borrow, the other is to lend.
- Patrick Rothfuss, The Name of the Wind
Friends are the fruitcake of life - some nutty, some soaked in alcohol, some sweet.
- Jon Ronson, The Psychopath Test
Being in a relationship, that's something you choose. Being friends, that's something you just are.
- John Green, Will Grayson, Will Grayson
Real friends were the kind where you pick up where you’d left off, whether it be a week since you’d seen each other or two years.
- Jojo Moyes, One Plus One