"It is wise to apply the oil of refined politeness to the mechanism of friendship."
"A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same."Sidonie Gabrielle Colette on Elbert Hubbard
"Don't walk behind me I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend."Sidonie Gabrielle Colette on Albert Camus
"An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind."Sidonie Gabrielle Colette on Buddha
"Friendship... is not something you learn in school. But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven't learned anything."Sidonie Gabrielle Colette on Muhammad Ali
"Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down."Sidonie Gabrielle Colette on Oprah Winfrey
"One keeps forgetting old age up to the very brink of the grave."
"A woman who thinks she is intelligent demands the same rights as man. An intelligent woman gives up."
"There are days when solitude is a heady wine that intoxicates you with freedom, others when it is a bitter tonic, and still others when it is a poison that makes you beat your head against the wall."
"Total absence of humor renders life impossible."
"The lovesick, the betrayed, and the jealous all smell alike."