As if a second self. - Tamquam alter idem.
The only sensible ends of literature are, first, the pleasurable toil of writing; second, the gratification of one's family and friends; and lastly, the solid cash.
The difficulty is not so great to die for a friend, as to find a friend worth dying for.
Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles.
My friend made me a leather dress for the MTV awards. It gives you confidence, wearing something you love.
Just because I hold a shot for more than five seconds and it's all a deliberate tableau, people say it's theater. It's not really.
The best part about being with a group is that you don't have to do everything alone. You're with your friends.
Nothing is as dangerous as an ignorant friend; a wise enemy is to be preferred.
In heaven there are two distinct loves, love to the Lord and love towards the neighbor, in the inmost or third heaven love to the Lord, in the second or middle heaven love towards the neighbor.
Quarrel with a friend and you are both wrong.
I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for the hardest victory is over self.
I was out of my bed in one second, trembling with excitement, and I dashed to the door and into the adjoining room, where I could watch the streets below from the windows.
I was lucky I always got along with girls. It was never like a big deal. I had a lot of girls that I was friends with that I wasn't sexual with. I think having two older sisters made me comfortable like that. I just like people, so I can just go up and say whatever.
Elvis and I continued to be friends, and I saw him once or twice a year. But he was a troubled person.
He who throws away a friend is as bad as he who throws away his life.
The bonds that unite another person to our self exist only in our mind.
I'll tell you, I think that the Internet has provided an enormous boost to film criticism by giving people an opportunity to self publish or to find sites that are friendly.
If it is a shame to be the second man on Mount Everest, then I will have to live with this shame.
There is, so I believe, in the essence of everything, something that we cannot call learning. There is, my friend, only a knowledge - that is everywhere.
Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends.
He shines in the second rank, who is eclipsed in the first.
Then not only an old man, but also a drunkard, becomes a second time a child.
Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life.
The truth is often terrifying, which I think is one of the motifs of Larry and Andrew's cinema. The cost of knowledge is an important theme. In the second and third films, they explore the consequences of Neo's choice to know the truth. It's a beautiful, beautiful story.
We're all with Friends until Friends dies. If one of us goes, we all go. One of us wouldn't leave. It wouldn't be the show it is without each of us.