As the family goes, so goes the nation and so goes the whole world in which we live.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
Woman is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one.
You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.
Marriage has no guarantees. If that's what you're looking for, go live with a car battery.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.
The more you let yourself go, the less others let you go.
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.
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
A blow from your friend is better than a kiss from your enemy.
Friendship is nothing else than an accord in all things, human and divine, conjoined with mutual goodwill and affection.
Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.
Children make your life important.
Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together.
A friend is, as it were, a second self.
I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.
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.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.