I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
Anybody amuses me for once. A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
Tis a great confidence in a friend to tell him your faults; greater to tell him his.
A blow from your friend is better than a kiss from your enemy.
Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life.
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.
Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.
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.
I get by with a little help from my friends.
Woman is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity
Everyone wants to ride with you in the limo but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.
If you remember me, then I don't care if everyone else forgets.
Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darknesses of other people.
There is no friend as loyal as a book.
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.