The best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
The things I want to know are in books; my best friend is the man who'll get me a book I ain't read.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune, and idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
To be a warrior is not a simple matter of wishing to be one. It is rather an endless struggle that will go on to the very last moment of our lives. Nobody is born a warrior, in exactly the same way that nobody is born an average man. We make ourselves into one or the other.
I did a movie called Marathon Man and it was one of my best memories.
I have had lots of friends who've been affected by Aids and a very good friend of mine, Oscar Moore, died of Aids and I was with him in his last year quite a bit. And of course he was a man living in a very rich culture with a wealthy family who was able to afford health care.
My whole working philosophy is that the only stable happiness for mankind is that it shall live married in blessed union to woman-kind - intimacy, physical and psychical between a man and his wife. I wish to add that my state of bliss is by no means perfect.
In every friend we lose a part of ourselves, and the best part.
Every man desires to live long, but no man wishes to be old.
An excellent man; he has no enemies; and none of his friends like him.
Diamonds are a girls best friend.
The man who makes everything that leads to happiness depends upon himself, and not upon other men, has adopted the very best plan for living happily. This is the man of moderation, the man of manly character and of wisdom.
If I didn't swim my best, I'd think about it at school, at dinner, with my friends. It would drive me crazy.
My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.
Indeed, man wishes to be happy even when he so lives as to make happiness impossible.
The best and safest thing is to keep a balance in your life, acknowledge the great powers around us and in us. If you can do that, and live that way, you are really a wise man.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit.
I consider my ability to arouse enthusiasm among men the greatest asset I possess. The way to develop the best that is in a man is by appreciation and encouragement.
The best part about being with a group is that you don't have to do everything alone. You're with your friends.
If we would build on a sure foundation in friendship, we must love friends for their sake rather than for our own.
Every man can tell how many goats or sheep he possesses, but not how many friends.
No man is happy; he is at best fortunate.
No man really knows about other human beings. The best he can do is to suppose that they are like himself.
There is nothing like a challenge to bring out the best in man.
My friends, whoever has had experience of evils knows how whenever a flood of ills comes upon mortals, a man fears everything; but whenever a divine force cheers on our voyage, then we believe that the same fate will always blow fair.