Friendship was given by nature to be an assistant to virtue, not a companion in vice.
Adversity tests the sincerity of friends.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.
The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.
A blow from your friend is better than a kiss from your enemy.
A friend is, as it were, a second self.
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
I love the friends I have gathered together on this thin raft...
The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.
I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity
Man's best support is a very dear friend.
My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.
Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.
Women can form a friendship with a man very well; but to preserve it, a slight physical antipathy most probably helps.
So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.