It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.
A man should never neglect his family for business.
It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
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.
What was more, they had taken the first step toward genuine friendship. They had exchanged vulnerabilities.
As in the case of wines that improve with age, the oldest friendships ought to be the most delightful.
Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together.
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
Anybody amuses me for once. A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.
A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still.
A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
A friend is, as it were, a second self.
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.
People won't have time for you if you are always angry or complaining.
Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else.
I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.
Our most intimate friend is not he to whom we show the worst, but the best of our nature.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
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.