It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
What was more, they had taken the first step toward genuine friendship. They had exchanged vulnerabilities.
People are like dirt. They can either nourish you and help you grow as a person or they can stunt your growth and make you wilt and die.
Rashness is the faithful, but unhappy parent of misfortune.
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.
So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.
As the family goes, so goes the nation and so goes the whole world in which we live.
Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.
Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
If there ever comes a day when we can't be together, keep me in your heart. I'll stay there forever.
Well, it's 1 a.m. Better go home and spend some quality time with the kids.
Friendship was given by nature to be an assistant to virtue, not a companion in vice.
You are my best friend as well as my lover, and I do not know which side of you I enjoy the most. I treasure each side, just as I have treasured our life together.