A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.
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 friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of him behind his back
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.
Shared joys make a friend, not shared sufferings.
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
Everyone wants to ride with you in the limo but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.
True friends ... face in the same direction, toward common projects, interests, goals.
Friendship is nothing else than an accord in all things, human and divine, conjoined with mutual goodwill and affection.
Books like friends, should be few and well-chosen.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
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.
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.
Tis a great confidence in a friend to tell him your faults; greater to tell him his.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
A good friend will always stab you in the front.
A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.