The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.
Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
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.
Women can form a friendship with a man very well; but to preserve it, a slight physical antipathy most probably helps.
My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.
A doubtful friend is worse than a certain enemy. Let a man be one thing or the other, and we then know how to meet him.
Real friends stab you in the front.
It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.
I love the friends I have gathered together on this thin raft...
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.
True friends ... face in the same direction, toward common projects, interests, goals.
I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends.
Constant use had not worn ragged the fabric of their friendship.
A blow from your friend is better than a kiss from your enemy.