Sixth grade was a big time, in my childhood, of hoops and friendship, and coming up with funny things.
Friendships in childhood are usually a matter of chance, whereas in adolescence they are most often a matter of choice.
Most of my good friends are my friends from high school or childhood, and they're not actors - they have 9-to-5 jobs. But I've obviously, over time, developed friendships with actors. It's two completely different worlds.
He stared at me with bitter understanding. We both knew there was no room in this for friendship. Nothing left but childhood history.
A friendship formed in childhood, in youth,--by happy accident at any stage of rising manhood,--becomes the genius that rules the rest of life.
Childhood is a short season.
A good friend is a connection to life - a tie to the past, a road to the future, the key to sanity in a totally insane world.