A friend to all is a friend to none.
Books like friends, should be few and well-chosen.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
People are like dirt. They can either nourish you and help you grow as a person or they can stunt your growth and make you wilt and die.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.
Woman is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one.
Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself.
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
Rashness is the faithful, but unhappy parent of misfortune.
The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.
Real friends stab you in the front.
Children make your life important.
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
Shared joys make a friend, not shared sufferings.
If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
As the family goes, so goes the nation and so goes the whole world in which we live.
In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things, does the heart find its morning and is refreshed.
A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.