It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.
The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.
Children make your life important.
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.
Adversity tests the sincerity of friends.
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.
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.
No good friends. No bad friends. Only people you want, need to be with; people who build their houses in your heart.
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
We make our friends; we make our enemies; but God makes our next-door neighbour.
Anybody amuses me for once. A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
The majority of people permit relatives, friends, and the public at large to so influence them that they cannot live their own lives, because they fear criticism.
Friends are God's way of apologizing for your family.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
If you remember me, then I don't care if everyone else forgets.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
Let there be no purpose in friendship save the deepening of the spirit.
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.