A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends.
The majority of people permit relatives, friends, and the public at large to so influence them that they cannot live their own lives, because they fear criticism.
I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
You can make more friends in two months by becoming more interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get people interested in you
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
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.
Friends are nothing but a known enemy
Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darknesses of other people.
Children make your life important.
I get by with a little help from my friends.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
You are my best friend as well as my lover, and I do not know which side of you I enjoy the most. I treasure each side, just as I have treasured our life together.
To throw away an honest friend is, as it were, to throw your life away
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
Books like friends, should be few and well-chosen.
I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.
As the family goes, so goes the nation and so goes the whole world in which we live.
You don't live in a world all alone. Your brothers are here too.
Let there be no purpose in friendship save the deepening of the spirit.
It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.