1. 'What was really the backbone of the show — we never talked about it — but the backbone of the show and the thrust of the show was love,' he said, 'the deep regard that these people had for one another.'

    — Andy Griffith reminiscing about his starring role as Andy Taylor in a 1986 NPR interview

    RIP

     

    (Source: npr)

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