You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
Real friends stab you in the front.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
A man should never neglect his family for business.
If you go out looking for friends, you're going to find they are very scarce. If you go out to be a friend, you'll find them everywhere.
People are like dirt. They can either nourish you and help you grow as a person or they can stunt your growth and make you wilt and die.
A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
You are my best friend as well as my lover, and I do not know which side of you I enjoy the most. I treasure each side, just as I have treasured our life together.
Friendship makes prosperity more brilliant, and lightens adversity by dividing and sharing it.
Tis a great confidence in a friend to tell him your faults; greater to tell him his.
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
Friendship was given by nature to be an assistant to virtue, not a companion in vice.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity
Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.
Books like friends, should be few and well-chosen.
Marriage has no guarantees. If that's what you're looking for, go live with a car battery.
Children make your life important.
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.
A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.