My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
The majority of people permit relatives, friends, and the public at large to so influence them that they cannot live their own lives, because they fear criticism.
Children make your life important.
A friend is, as it were, a second self.
Real friends stab you in the front.
You don't live in a world all alone. Your brothers are here too.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.
You can make more friends in two months by becoming more interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get people interested in you
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
There is no friend as loyal as a book.
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
Friends are God's way of apologizing for your family.
The best kind of friend is the kind you sit with, never say a word and walk away feeling like it was the best conversation you ever had.
There is a magic in the memory of a schoolboy friendship. It softens the heart, and even affects the nervous system of those who have no heart.
In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends.
Sometimes we owe a friend to the lucky circumstance that we give him no cause for envy.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity