Friendship is nothing else than an accord in all things, human and divine, conjoined with mutual goodwill and affection.
The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.
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.
Children make your life important.
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
The best kind of friend is the kind you sit with, never say a word and walk away feeling like it was the best conversation you ever had.
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.
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
As the family goes, so goes the nation and so goes the whole world in which we live.
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.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darknesses of other people.
There is a magic in the memory of a schoolboy friendship. It softens the heart, and even affects the nervous system of those who have no heart.
Friendship is love without his wings!
A doubtful friend is worse than a certain enemy. Let a man be one thing or the other, and we then know how to meet him.
The more you let yourself go, the less others let you go.
What was more, they had taken the first step toward genuine friendship. They had exchanged vulnerabilities.