As in the case of wines that improve with age, the oldest friendships ought to be the most delightful.
Shared joys make a friend, not shared sufferings.
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.
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
A man should never neglect his family for business.
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
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.
Well, it's 1 a.m. Better go home and spend some quality time with the kids.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together.
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate.
The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.
If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still.
Rashness is the faithful, but unhappy parent of misfortune.
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.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
Woman is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one.