A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
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.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.
So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.
The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
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.
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
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.
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.
There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate.
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
I get by with a little help from my friends.
I love the friends I have gathered together on this thin raft...
Constant use had not worn ragged the fabric of their friendship.
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.
In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed.
Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else.
A man should never neglect his family for business.