Stanford Blatch is Carrie's best friend outside of the three leading ladies.  Stanford is a gay talent agent from a wealthy family with an impressive sense of style.

Stanford Blatch Quotes

(watching a runway-fallen Carrie get stepped over by Heidi Klum) Oh, my god, she's fashion roadkill!

Stanford

Stanford: Monogamy is on its way out again. It had a brief comeback in the 90s, but as the millennium approaches, everyone's leaving their options open.
Carrie: Come on, you wouldn't commit to a nice guy, given the option?
Stanford: I can't even commit to a long distance carrier.
Carrie: Yeah, you know what you are? You're a whore!
Stanford: I wish that were true.

Sex and the City Quotes

It's like the riddle of the Sphinx. Why are there so many great unmarried women, and no great unmarried men?

Carrie

Samantha is showing off her new girdle
Carrie: That's a girdle with a hole.
Samantha: Of course, it has a hole, its for peeing, ectetera.