I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
People are like dirt. They can either nourish you and help you grow as a person or they can stunt your growth and make you wilt and die.
There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate.
My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.
Man's best support is a very dear friend.
I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
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.
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.
We should behave to our friends as we would wish our friends to behave to us.
Friends are nothing but a known enemy
Women can form a friendship with a man very well; but to preserve it, a slight physical antipathy most probably helps.
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
Rashness is the faithful, but unhappy parent of misfortune.
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
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.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Shared joys make a friend, not shared sufferings.
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.