Sayings About Best Friends - The Dark Side Of Friendship

"Our very best friends have a tincture of jealousy even in their friendship; and when they hear us praised by others, will ascribe it to sinister and interested motives if they can."
- Charles Caleb Colton

"Inferiority is what you enjoy in your best friends."
- Lord Chesterfield

"In the misfortunes of our best friends we always find something not altogether displeasing to us."
- Francois De La Rochefoucauld

"He would stab his best friend for the sake of
writing an epigram on his tombstone."

- Oscar Wilde

"The best of friends must part."
- The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy
"No one is completely unhappy at the failure of his best friend."
- Groucho Marx

"Most people enjoy the inferiority of their best friends."
- Lord Chesterfield

"Be assured those will be thy worst enemies, not to whom thou hast done evil, but who have done evil to thee. And those will be thy best friends, not to whom thou hast done good, but who have done good to thee."
- Johann Kaspar Lavater

"No matter how much friends care for each other,
they cannot be together always."

- The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy