Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of him behind his back
Women can form a friendship with a man very well; but to preserve it, a slight physical antipathy most probably helps.
Shared joys make a friend, not shared sufferings.
It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.
Marriage has no guarantees. If that's what you're looking for, go live with a car battery.
I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
People won't have time for you if you are always angry or complaining.
A doubtful friend is worse than a certain enemy. Let a man be one thing or the other, and we then know how to meet him.
A blow from your friend is better than a kiss from your enemy.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
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.
A good friend will always stab you in the front.
The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.
Children make your life important.
The best kind of friend is the kind you sit with, never say a word and walk away feeling like it was the best conversation you ever had.
As in the case of wines that improve with age, the oldest friendships ought to be the most delightful.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darknesses of other people.
There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
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.