Tirukkural 800: Investigation in Forming Friendships

Continue to enjoy the friendship of the pure; (but) renounce even with a gift, the friendship of those who do not agree (with the world).

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
My advice to parents has always been to stay close to their children, but at the same time give them some space to grow and mature in today's world. Today's world is not all that bad.
—Gurudeva