"One of the things you can give and will not cost you any money = friendship."
Catherine Pulsifer |
"One measure of friendship consists not in the number
of things friends can discuss, but in the number of things they
need no longer mention."
"True friendship comes when the silence between two people is comfortable."
David Tyson Gentry
"The glory of friendship is not in the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile, nor the joy of companionship; it is in the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when he discovers that someone else believes in him and is willing to trust him."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Famous Quotes |
Ralph Waldo Emerson |
"Don't allow the grass to grow on the path of friendship."
Native American Proverb
Funny Quotes about Life |
"Be slow to fall into friendship; but when thou art in,
continue firm and constant."
"One smile begins a friendship."
Author Unknown, from Just One
Being Happy |
"Some friends play at friendship
but a true friend sticks closer than one’s nearest kin."
Proverbs 18:24 (NRSV)
"Believing the best about others, and offering time, support, and friendship shows the capacity for trust."
"The only unsinkable ship is friendship."
"Sharing and experiencing another person's joy is what
true friendship is all about."
Amy E. Dean
"A smile creates happiness in the home, fosters good will in business, and is the countersign of friendship."
Author Unknown, from The Value of a Smile
"Friendship isn't a big thing, it's a million little things."
The Waste You Regret |
"A few years back when my father was very ill in Nashville and I was
living in Florida I learned the value of friendship. I learned that no one
is a stranger when someone needs help."
Jackie Sagner, from The Gift of Friendship
Words of Encouragement |
"In fact I really like that about our friendship,
no matter what happens we'll always keep in touch and support each other."
Peter Simmons, from Desperation to Inspiration in Thirty Minutes Flat!
People In Our Lives |
"Friends change . . . friendships change. Real friends move
with these changes
and talk about them as they are happening."
Anne Wilson Schaeft
Motivational Poems |
"The test of friendship is its fidelity when every charm of fortune and
environment has been spent away, and the bare, undraped character
alone remains; if love still holds steadfast, and the joy of companionship
survives in such an hour, the fellowship becomes a beautiful prophecy
Hamilton W. Mabie
"Two people are better off than one, for they can help each other succeed. 10 If one person falls, the other can reach out and help. But someone who falls alone is in real trouble."
Ecclesiastes 4:9-10 (NLT)
Helping Others |
"Most of us have business associates, casual acquaintances, and occasional
companions. Real friends, on the other hand, are not so easy to acquire.
Friendship rests upon more than accidental relationships or even association
in a common task. Its roots lie in the spiritual realm."
Good Friends or Not |