Children make your life important.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.
Loyalty is what we seek in friendship.
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 am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
The best kind of friend is the kind you sit with, never say a word and walk away feeling like it was the best conversation you ever had.
You can make more friends in two months by becoming more interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get people interested in you
Constant use had not worn ragged the fabric of their friendship.
It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.
If there ever comes a day when we can't be together, keep me in your heart. I'll stay there forever.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends.
Shared joys make a friend, not shared sufferings.
Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
A friend is, as it were, a second self.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.