A friend to all is a friend to none.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
Books like friends, should be few and well-chosen.
If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
Between friends there is no need of justice.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
People won't have time for you if you are always angry or complaining.
Anybody amuses me for once. A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
Well, it's 1 a.m. Better go home and spend some quality time with the kids.
Shared joys make a friend, not shared sufferings.
Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of him behind his back
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.
Friendship was given by nature to be an assistant to virtue, not a companion in vice.
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.
To throw away an honest friend is, as it were, to throw your life away
Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.
Rashness is the faithful, but unhappy parent of misfortune.