You don't live in a world all alone. Your brothers are here too.
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
What was more, they had taken the first step toward genuine friendship. They had exchanged vulnerabilities.
Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together.
A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.
Women can form a friendship with a man very well; but to preserve it, a slight physical antipathy most probably helps.
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 with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
Anybody amuses me for once. A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
The more you let yourself go, the less others let you go.
To throw away an honest friend is, as it were, to throw your life away
I love the friends I have gathered together on this thin raft...
Friendship makes prosperity more brilliant, and lightens adversity by dividing and sharing it.
Our most intimate friend is not he to whom we show the worst, but the best of our nature.
Children make your life important.
Friendship was given by nature to be an assistant to virtue, not a companion in vice.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
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.
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.