A friend is one of the nicest things you can have, and one of the best things you can be.
- Douglas Pagels
- Diplomacy is to do and say the nastiest things in the nicest way. - Isaac Goldberg
- One of the very nicest things about life is the way we must regularly stop whatever it is we are doing and devote our attention to eating. - Luciano Pavarotti and William Wright, Pavarotti
- To find a friend one must close one eye; To keep him, two. - Norman Douglas
- Hope is one of those things in life you cannot do without. - LeRoy Douglas
- A blessed companion is a book, a book that, fitly chosen, is a lifelong friend, a book that, at a touch, pours its heart into our own. - Douglas Jerrold