Generally attributed to Albert Camus (1913-1960).
True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation.george washington
Keep your friends close, and your enemies on the guest list.Tyler Joseph
A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same.elbert hubbard
The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing... not healing, not curing... that is a friend who cares.henri nouwen
Love is only chatter, Friends are all that matter.gelett burgess