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.
Friendship makes prosperity more brilliant, and lightens adversity by dividing and sharing it.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
We should behave to our friends as we would wish our friends to behave to us.
The more you let yourself go, the less others let you go.
Loyalty is what we seek in friendship.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
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.
Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life.
Adversity tests the sincerity of friends.
It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.
There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate.
Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
Well, it's 1 a.m. Better go home and spend some quality time with the kids.
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.