There is no friend as loyal as a book.
I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
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.
Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darknesses of other people.
Man's best support is a very dear friend.
You can make more friends in two months by becoming more interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get people interested in you
Anybody amuses me for once. A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
I get by with a little help from my friends.
To throw away an honest friend is, as it were, to throw your life away
Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of him behind his back
Books like friends, should be few and well-chosen.
You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.
True friends ... face in the same direction, toward common projects, interests, goals.
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.
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
A blow from your friend is better than a kiss from your enemy.