It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
Woman is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one.
I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends.
Books like friends, should be few and well-chosen.
Man's best support is a very dear 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.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
Tis a great confidence in a friend to tell him your faults; greater to tell him his.
A blow from your friend is better than a kiss from your enemy.
A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still.
Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself.
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.
Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.
I get by with a little help from my friends.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.