Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life.
The more you let yourself go, the less others let you go.
Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of him behind his back
No good friends. No bad friends. Only people you want, need to be with; people who build their houses in your heart.
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.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
Well, it's 1 a.m. Better go home and spend some quality time with the kids.
Marriage has no guarantees. If that's what you're looking for, go live with a car battery.
Adversity tests the sincerity of friends.
Anybody amuses me for once. A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still.
Books like friends, should be few and well-chosen.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
You don't live in a world all alone. Your brothers are here too.
The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
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.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.
Rashness is the faithful, but unhappy parent of misfortune.