Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
There is no friend as loyal as a book.
A man should never neglect his family for business.
We make our friends; we make our enemies; but God makes our next-door neighbour.
Friendship is nothing else than an accord in all things, human and divine, conjoined with mutual goodwill and affection.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.
If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity
Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life.
Marriage has no guarantees. If that's what you're looking for, go live with a car battery.
We should behave to our friends as we would wish our friends to behave to us.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.
A friend is, as it were, a second self.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
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.