When a friend is in trouble, don’t annoy him by asking if there is anything you can do. Think up something appropriate and do it.
Edward W. Howe
A friendship founded on business is better than a business founded on friendship.
John D. Rockefeller
Nothing so fortifies a friendship as a belief on the part of one friend that he is superior to the other.
Honore de Balzac
One’s friends are that part of the human race with which one can be human.
She is a friend of mind. She gather me, man. The pieces I am, she gather them and give them back to me in all the right order. It’s good, you know, when you got a woman who is a friend of your mind.
Tennis just a game, family is forever.
The attempt to redefine the family as a purely voluntary arrangement grows out of the modern delusion that people can keep all their options open all the time.
The family is one of nature’s masterpieces.
I live quietly at home among my family and friends.
I love children and I get along with them great. It’s just that I believe if you’re going to be a parent, there has to be something inside you that says, ‘I want a family.’ I don’t feel that sense of urgency.
Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
The illiterate of the future will not be the person who cannot read. It will be the person who does not know how to learn.
The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The more that learn to read the less learn how to make a living. That’s one thing about a little education. It spoils you for actual work. The more you know the more you think somebody owes you a living.
The dreamer can know no truth, not even about his dream, except by awaking out of it.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
Only in our dreams are we free. The rest of the time we need wages.
You know, Willie Wonka said it best: we are the makers of dreams, the dreamers of dreams.
You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
An artist is a dreamer consenting to dream of the actual world.
I was the least Pop of all the Pop artists.
I’m afraid that if you look at a thing long enough, it loses all of its meaning.
Every artist writes his own autobiography.
Every creator painfully experiences the chasm between his inner vision and its ultimate expression.
Isaac Bashevis Singer