"It is difficult to obtain the friendship of a cat. It is a philosophical animal... one that does not place its affections thoughtlessly."
"A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same."Theophile Gautier 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."Theophile Gautier 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."Theophile Gautier 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."Theophile Gautier 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."Theophile Gautier on Oprah Winfrey
"Art is beauty, the perpetual invention of detail, the choice of words, the exquisite care of execution."
"I was born to travel and write verse."