You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
To throw away an honest friend is, as it were, to throw your life away
Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
You don't live in a world all alone. Your brothers are here too.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
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 not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.
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.
A doubtful friend is worse than a certain enemy. Let a man be one thing or the other, and we then know how to meet him.
Friendship makes prosperity more brilliant, and lightens adversity by dividing and sharing it.
I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
Adversity tests the sincerity of friends.
Constant use had not worn ragged the fabric of their friendship.
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
Books like friends, should be few and well-chosen.
Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.
So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.
Everyone wants to ride with you in the limo but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.