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.
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.
It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.
Man's best support is a very dear friend.
If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
There is no friend as loyal as a book.
Constant use had not worn ragged the fabric of their friendship.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
To throw away an honest friend is, as it were, to throw your life away
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
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
The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.
It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else.
Books like friends, should be few and well-chosen.
If you go out looking for friends, you're going to find they are very scarce. If you go out to be a friend, you'll find them everywhere.
Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
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.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.