guided

Indeed, Truffaut kept a certain distance from Helen, as was sometimes his way with his best friends, out of self-protection and to avoid causing disappointment. This often gave rise to misunderstandings and a coolness in his friendships, for Truffaut was guided by a strict work ethic that was not to be weakened by personal ties.

— Antoine de Baecque, Serge Toubiana (translated by Catherine Temerson) Truffaut: A Biography

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