Young V. A. Zhukovsky in diaries and correspondence defines friendship as the main vital virtue, writes about the desires "to become worthy friendship". For it the friendship "is everything, only not in one person, and in two (it is a lot of in three or four, but the more, the ". To himself he considers as the highest praise if tell about it that "he is the true friend".
The mnogogranny the person, the more difficult for him to find another which would be conformable with it in every respect. From here known differentiation of the friendly relations when with one of friends we are connected by the common intellectual interests, with another of reminiscence of youth, with the third - esthetic experiences. Each of such relations has the borders which people prefer not to pass. However it does not prevent friendship to be deep, sincere and steady.