A blow from your friend is better than a kiss from your enemy.
Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together.
There is no friend as loyal as a book.
Children make your life important.
Adversity tests the sincerity of friends.
A friend is, as it were, a second self.
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.
No good friends. No bad friends. Only people you want, need to be with; people who build their houses in your heart.
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.
It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.
Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.
Women can form a friendship with a man very well; but to preserve it, a slight physical antipathy most probably helps.
Our most intimate friend is not he to whom we show the worst, but the best of our nature.
I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.