Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.— John Lennon
Powerful Bad Friend quotations
Be careful who you call your friends. I’d rather have four quarters than one hundred pennies.
If you're absent during my struggle, don't expect to be present during my success.
Don't think for a minute that bad publicity and endless criticism don't leave their claw marks on everyone concerned. Your friends try to cheer you up by saying lightly, "I suppose you get used to it, and ignore it." You try. You try damned hard. But you never get used to it. It always wounds and hurts.
For some reason, I grew up generally believing that Japan and Korea were quite friendly. I do know that there is some bad history and the extremists on both sides are unreasonable.
You see, in this world, there's two kinds of people, my friend - those with loaded guns, and those who dig. You dig.
Remember that God is within us when we are in a state of grace and outside of us when we are in a state of sin; but His angel never abandons us. . . He is our most sincere and faithful friend even when we sadden him with our bad behavior.
When someone we love is having difficulty and is giving us a bad time, it's better to explore the cause than to criticize the action.
From woman, man is born; within woman, man is conceived; to woman he is engaged and married. Woman becomes his friend; through woman, the future generations come. When his woman dies, he seeks another woman; to woman he is bound. So why call her bad? From her, kings are born. From woman, woman is born; without woman, there would be no one at all.
We need American foreign policy that tells the world very clearly that it is bad to be our enemy and good to be our friend.
Friends are an indispensable part of a meaningful life.
They are the ones who share our burdens and multiply our blessings. A true friend sticks by us in our joys and sorrows. In good times and bad, we need friends who will pray for us, listen to us, and lend a comforting hand and an understanding ear when needed.
You may depend upon it that he is a good man whose intimate friends are all good, and whose enemies are decidedly bad.
Everyone suffers at least one bad betrayal in their lifetime.
It’s what unites us. The trick is not to let it destroy your trust in others when that happens. Don’t let them take that from you.
Domestic happiness is the end of almost all our pursuits, and the common reward of all our pains. When men find themselves forever barred from this delightful fruition, they are lost to all industry, and grow careless of all their worldly affairs. Thus they become bad subjects, bad relations, bad friends, and bad men.
Movies these days have made killers into funny people.
What's that all about? I've got kids and family and friends, and I don't like bad things. I don't think they're funny, and it's irresponsible to make movies that don't show you how that's not good.
There is nothing in the world I wouldn't do for (Bob) Hope, and there is nothing he wouldn't do for me ... We spend our lives doing nothing for each other.
Let me tell you how the story ends, where the good guys die and the bad guys win. It doesn't matter how many friend you make, but the graffite they write on your grave.
It is easy to love friends and sweethearts.
This is selfish love. Higher love embraces enemies and all ugly, bad people. The highest love doesn't see goodness or badness at all. One should even love warmongers, bad food producers and priests.
Friendship isn't about who you've known the longest.
It's all about the friend who comes and stands by your side in bad times.
No good friends, no bad friends; only people you want, need to be with. People who build their houses in your heart.
Friends are much better tried in bad fortune than in good.
More than Santa Claus, your sister knows when you've been bad and good.
To be alone means that you avoid bad company. But to have a true friend is better than being alone.
A good friend and a bad friend are like a perfume-seller and a blacksmith: The perfume-seller might give you some perfume as a gift, or you might buy some from him, or at least you might smell its fragrance. As for the blacksmith, he might singe your clothes, and at the very least you will breathe in the fumes of the furnace.
All our experience with history should teach us, when we look back, how badly human wisdom is betrayed when it relies on itself
Here, then, is what I wanted to tell you of my architecture.
I created it with courage and idealism, but also with an awareness of the fact that what is important is life, friends and attempting to make this unjust world a better place in which to live.
I can see how you could get dragged into the bad stuff, but I've got good friends around me, good family. I think I've got my head screwed on.
I wont ever put myself in a bad position so that people can say bad things about me. I make smart decisions, and my friends and my family, they are all there for the right reason.
I've always resented Hermione, because I wanted to be her so badly and she never seemed to appreciate as much as I thought she should that she got be her. She got to live at Hogwarts and be friends with Harry and kiss Ron, which was supposed to happen to me.
Patriotism can be good or bad. Knee-jerk patriotism can be very bad. I'm patriotic almost to the point of self-consciousness, but I love my country the way I love a friend or a child who I would correct if she was going the wrong way. Who I expect the very best from.
Referrals are very powerful. When I refer you, I give a little bit of my reputation away. If you do a good job, my friend that hired you is pleased. But if you do a bad job, that reflects badly on me. People forget that.
Friends are just enemies who don't have enough guts to kill you.
A woman can become a man's friend only in the following stages - first an acquantaince, next a mistress, and only then a friend.
A friend who cannot at a pinch remember a thing or two that never happened is as bad as one who does not know how to forget.
What people don't understand is joining a gang ain't bad, it's cool, it's fine.
When you in the hood, joining a gang it's cool because all your friends are in the gang, all your family's in the gang. We're not just killing people every night, we're just hanging out, having a good time.