"I finally did work out a very good relationship with my father, but it was rough growing up. We had a lot of conflict, and I think it surfaced in many of my works."
"Financial hardships were rough on us, even though Mom had a good job at G.M."
"Boy's natural play is rough and tumble play, it's the universal play of little boys. And it's very different from aggression. And we are a society that's failing to understand the distinction."
"People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf."
"The other day the President said, I know you've had some rough times, and I want to do something that will show the nation what faith that I have in you, in your maturity and sense of responsibility. He paused, then said, would you like a puppy?"
"The only society I like is rough and tough, and the tougher the better. There's where you get down to bedrock and meet human people."
"We sleep safe in our beds because rough men stand ready in the night to visit violence on those who would do us harm."
"I travel in so many different ways I travel high, I rough it... it all depends on who I travel with."
"Friends are the best to turn to when you're having a rough day."
"Had we lived I should have had a tale to tell of the hardihood, endurance and courage of my companions which would have stirred the heart of every Englishman. These rough notes and our dead bodies must tell the tale."