Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of him behind his back
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
Rashness is the faithful, but unhappy parent of misfortune.
Everyone wants to ride with you in the limo but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
No good friends. No bad friends. Only people you want, need to be with; people who build their houses in your heart.
Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself.
There is no friend as loyal as a book.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still.
Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
Real friends stab you in the front.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
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.
Our most intimate friend is not he to whom we show the worst, but the best of our nature.
Well, it's 1 a.m. Better go home and spend some quality time with the kids.
It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.