Quotes tagged with friend (1083 quotes found)

Elbert Hubbard
A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.
Marlene Dietrich
It's the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter.
friendship  friend  # 231
Shel Silverstein
How many slams in an old screen door? Depends how loud you shut it. How many slices in a bread? Depends how thin you cut it. How much good inside a day? Depends how good you live 'em. How much love inside a friend? Depends how much you give 'em.
Abraham Lincoln
Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends?
Edward Abbey
When a man's best friend is his dog, that dog has a problem.
best  Problem  friend  # 3249
Joey Lauren Adams
I don't think I was fully satisfied acting. You know, the girlfriend role or the best friend role, and that wasn't enough for me.
best  friend  Acting  # 5478
Richard Adams
My heart has joined the thousand, for my friend stopped running today.
today  heart  friend  # 5584
George Ade
A friend who is near and dear may in time become as useless as a relative.
time  friend  Useless  # 5848
Joseph Addison
Talking with a friend is nothing else but thinking aloud.
thinking  friend  talking  # 5891
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
I would come, many years later, to understand why 'To Kill A Mockingbird' is considered 'an important novel', but when I first read it at 11, I was simply absorbed by the way it evoked the mysteries of childhood, of treasures discovered in trees, and games played with an exotic summer friend.
understand  read  friend  # 5964
Ben Affleck
A friend of my mom's was a casting director so, really as kind of a lark, I had a couple of acting jobs that had just enough exposure to give me the option to continue if I wanted to. I followed through with it.
Mom  friend  Acting  # 6655
Ben Affleck
I got into acting as a young child on account of a sort of arbitrary thing. A friend of my mom's was a casting director, so really, as kind of a lark, I had a couple of acting jobs that had just enough exposure to give me the option to continue if I wanted to. I followed through with it.
Mom  Child  friend  # 6704
Ben Affleck
To answer the question, though: I didn't always want to direct. I just liked the idea of it. If a friend was making a short and needed someone who knew screen direction, I would jump in. It would be horrible, but it led to a short, then another, and another. It was like student films.
Another  friend  Though  # 6712
Casey Affleck
After high school, I drove out to L.A. with a friend of mine who had just graduated also, and I started auditioning. I got an agent, but it was all 'Saved By the Bell' auditions.
High  Started  friend  # 6743
Aesop
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.
enemy  friend  Certain  # 6789
Aeschylus
Too few rejoice at a friend's good fortune.
good  Few  friend  # 6923