Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.— Mario Puzo
Valuable Keep Your Friends Close quotations
A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart, and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words.
If anything in this life is certain...if history has taught us anything, it's that you cn kill anyone.
There are many things my father taught me here in this room.
He taught me: keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.
Intelligent people tend to have less friends than the average person. The smarter you are, the more selevtive you become.
I don't like the saying keep your friends close and enemies closer.
I want my enemy on a different planet.
Keep your friends close - and your rivals even closer.
Keep your friends close and your enemies dead and buried in the basement.
Sometimes the strongest people are the ones who love beyond all faults, cry behind closed doors and fight battles that nobody knows about.
Michael: This used to be my father's old study -- it's changed.
I remember there used to be a big desk, right here. I remember when I was a kid, Frankie, we had to be very quiet when we played near here. I was very happy that this house never went to strangers -- first Clemenza took it over, now you. My father taught me many things here -- he taught me in this room... (then, as Michael sits beside Pentangeli) He taught me -- keep your friends close but your enemies closer.
The people you choose to have around you make all the difference.
My family and close friends keep me grounded. You have to have a mind of your own and a strong head on your shoulders. Cricket is the most important thing to me, so the rest of it pales in comparison.
When you are a screwed up person, you have a responsibility to keep your normal friends from getting walked on. 'Cos, how bad could you screw that up ? And don't say, Well, you could cause someone six months of physical therapy. 'Cos, hey, lots of times, those exercise take places in pools and nylon tents with little plastic balls. Fun places like that. And, she gets to park up really close for a while. Ha ha, oh, I'm the bad guy.
Stay close to people who feel like sunlight.
Keep your friends close and your enemies even closer.
I've learned it's really important to work hard and keep your family and friends close. You've got to let them know how much you appreciate them for sticking by you.
You need to have a lot of close family around you, a lot of friends to keep you honest. Take your time, take a year and just slow everything down a little bit. Get away from the success part, stay with yourself. Go off on a beach somewhere or do something to keep yourself aligned right.
Two things you will never have to chase: true friends and true love.
If you have an argument with someone and you sulk, sometimes you don't want to speak to them. But it is important to keep your friends close to you and do the right things.
Jace perched on the windowsill and looked down at him.
"You really don't get this bodyguard thing, do you?" "I didn't even think you liked me all that much," said Simon. "Is this one of those keep-your-friends-close-and-your-enemies-closer things?" "I thought it was keep your friends close so you have someone to drive the car when you sneak over to your enemy's house a night and throw up in his mailbox." "I'm pretty sure that's not it