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We live, in fact, in a world starved for solitude, silence, and private: and therefore starved for meditation and true friendship. C.S. Lewis - The Weight of Glory
Cruelty is in theory a perfectly adequate ground for divorce, but it may be interpreted so as to become absurd. When the most eminent of all film stars was divorced by his wife for cruelty, one of the counts in the proof of cruelty was that he used to bring home friends who talked about Kant. I can hardly suppose that it was the intention of the California legislators to enable any woman to divorce her husband on the ground that he was sometimes guilty of intelligent conversation in her presence. Bertrand Russell
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life. Mark Twain
I don't like to commit myself about heaven and hell - you see, I have friends in both places. Mark Twain
When your friends begin to flatter you on how young you look, it's a sure sign you're getting old. Mark Twain
A friend advises in his interest, not yours
A friend doubles your joy, and cuts his sorrow in half
A friend gave me half his brain, now we're both handicapped
A friend is a lot of things, but a critic he ain't.
A friend walks in when everybody else walks out.