Real friends stab you in the front.
Friends are nothing but a known enemy
A friend is, as it were, a second self.
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
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.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.
We should behave to our friends as we would wish our friends to behave to us.
A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life.
A good friend will always stab you in the front.
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.
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.