Friends and Stars

“Good friends are like stars. Your don’t always see them but you know that they are always there.”  Anon.

“True friends are like jewels, precious and rare.”  Anon.

“Amicus certus in re incerta cernitur.”  Quintus Ennius.
( “Friendship is ascertained in uncertain times” or “A friend in need is a friend indeed”)

“The best mirror is an old friend.” George Herbert.

“Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit.”  Aristotle.

“Friends are the siblings God never gave us.”  Mencius.

“A real friend is one who helps us think our best thoughts, do our noblest deeds, and be our finest selves.”  Elizabeth George.

photo credit: Arches National Park