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.
I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of him behind his back
Anybody amuses me for once. A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.
Friendship is nothing else than an accord in all things, human and divine, conjoined with mutual goodwill and affection.
What was more, they had taken the first step toward genuine friendship. They had exchanged vulnerabilities.
Man's best support is a very dear friend.
We make our friends; we make our enemies; but God makes our next-door neighbour.
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
Friendship is love without his wings!
A man should never neglect his family for business.
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.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.