Women can form a friendship with a man very well; but to preserve it, a slight physical antipathy most probably helps.
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.
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
Friendship makes prosperity more brilliant, and lightens adversity by dividing and sharing it.
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.
As in the case of wines that improve with age, the oldest friendships ought to be the most delightful.
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends.
What was more, they had taken the first step toward genuine friendship. They had exchanged vulnerabilities.
If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
A blow from your friend is better than a kiss from your enemy.
We should behave to our friends as we would wish our friends to behave to us.
Well, it's 1 a.m. Better go home and spend some quality time with the kids.
Friendship is nothing else than an accord in all things, human and divine, conjoined with mutual goodwill and affection.
I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.
Marriage has no guarantees. If that's what you're looking for, go live with a car battery.
Friendship was given by nature to be an assistant to virtue, not a companion in vice.
It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.