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Elon MuskReally pay attention to negative feedback and solicit it, particularly from friends.  Hardly anyone does that, and it's incredibly helpful.

 - Elon Musk

Tags:   advice  criticism  feedback  friends  

Maya AngelouWe spend precious hours fearing the inevitable. It would be wise to use that time adoring our families, cherishing our friends and living our lives.

 - Maya Angelou

Tags:   family  friends  worry  

Albert CamusDon't walk behind me; I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.

 - Albert Camus

Tags:   friends  friendship  

Tim BurtonWhen you don't have many friends and you don't have a social life you're kind of left looking at things, not doing things. There's a weird freedom in not having people treat you like you're part of society or where you have to fulfill social relationships.

 - Tim Burton

Tags:   friends  friendship  outcast  

To friends and eke to foes true kindness show; No kindly heart unkindly deeds will do; Harshness will alienate a bosom friend. And kindness reconcile a deadly foe.

 - Omar Khayy?m

Tags:   foes  friends  kindness  

The friendships formed between good and evil men differ. The friendship of the good, at first faint like the morning light, continually increases; the friendship of the evil at the very beginning is like the light of midday, and dies away like the light of evening.

 - Bhartrhari

Tags:   evil  friends  friendship  good  

Thomas EdisonI have friends in overalls whose friendship I would not swap for the favor of the kings of the world.

 - Thomas Edison

Tags:   friends  friendship  kings  

AristotleIn poverty and other misfortunes of life men think friends to be their only refuge. The young they keep out of mischief, to the old they are a comfort and aid in their weakness, and those in the prime of life they incite to noble deeds.

 - Aristotle

Tags:   friends  misfortune  poverty  

Robin WilliamsMy battles with addiction definitely shaped how I am now. They really made me deeply appreciate human contact, and the value of friends and family, how precious that is.

 - Robin Williams

Tags:   addiction  family  friends  

Elbert HubbardNever explain-your friends do not need it and your enemies will not believe you anyway.

 - Elbert Hubbard

Tags:   enemies  explanation  friends  

Fred RogersForgiveness is a strange thing. It can sometimes be easier to forgive our enemies than our friends. It can be hardest of all to forgive people we love. Like all of life's important coping skills, the ability to forgive and the capacity to let go of resentments most likely take root very early in our lives.

 - Fred Rogers

Tags:   enemies  forgiveness  friends  resentment