A blow from your friend is better than a kiss from your enemy.
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
Marriage has no guarantees. If that's what you're looking for, go live with a car battery.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
Friendship is nothing else than an accord in all things, human and divine, conjoined with mutual goodwill and affection.
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.
The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.
I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
Friendship makes prosperity more brilliant, and lightens adversity by dividing and sharing it.
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.
As in the case of wines that improve with age, the oldest friendships ought to be the most delightful.
You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
A good friend will always stab you in the front.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.