Kirk Douglas, the Hollywood legend recently shared the wisdom from his long and fruitful life and for all the busy years of his impressive success, Douglas says that he has found the most joy and solace with his dogs. "I've had dogs all my life …. They have never failed to give me friendship. If you don't have a dog, you are missing a lot in life." He credits his two lab retrievers for the lessons he's learned in love, friendship and the important things in life.