Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity
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.
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.
Women can form a friendship with a man very well; but to preserve it, a slight physical antipathy most probably helps.
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.
As the family goes, so goes the nation and so goes the whole world in which we live.
Man's best support is a very dear friend.
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.
Our most intimate friend is not he to whom we show the worst, but the best of our nature.
I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends.
I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.
Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darknesses of other people.
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
Friendship is love without his wings!
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.
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.