"Some friends come and go like a season. Others are arranged in our lives for good reason."
"A true friend is someone you can disagree with and still remain friends. For if not, they weren't true friends in the first place."
"Sometimes in life, you find a special friend. Someone who changes your life just by being a part of it. Someone who makes you laugh until you can't stop. Someone who makes you believe that there really is good in the world. Someone who convinces you that there really is an unlocked door just waiting for you to open it. This is forever friendship. When you're down and the world seems dark and empty, your forever friend lifts you up in spirit and makes that dark and empty world suddenly seem bright and full. Your forever friend gets you through the hard times, the sad times and the confused times. If you turn and walk away, your forever friend follows. If you lose your way, your forever friend guides you and cheers you on. Your forever friend holds your hand and tells you that everything is going to be okay. And if you find such a friend, you feel happy and complete because you need not worry. You have a forever friend, and forever has no end."
"True friendship is felt, not said."
"I believe in angels, the kind Heaven sends. I am surrounded by angels, but I call them my best friends."
"The friendship isn't worth the tears unless the friend is."
"Love is friendship set on fire."
"True friends are hard to find, difficult to leave, and impossible to forget."
"True friendship is based on trust, honesty and sincere generosity of our hearts."
"Friends are like stars... you don't always see them, but you know they're always there."
"Memories last forever, never do they die. Friends stay together, never say goodbye."
"Thick and thin, tall and small, fast and slow. Tell me who is always there for you. I am sure you know. Your best friend, of course, don't let him or her go."
"Sometimes life is hard to bear when a friend is just not there."
"Trouble is a sieve through which we sift our acquaintances. Those too big to pass through are our friends."
"Nations will rise and fall. Wars will be lost and won. Lives will begin and end, but a true friend is eternal."
"It doesn't matter what people say. To me, you're ALWAYS a somebody."
"A best friend is a sister destiny forgot to give you."
"When it hurts to look back, and you're scared to look ahead, you can look beside you, and your best friend will be there."
"People love others not for who they are, but for how they make us feel."
"When you look around and your world is crumbling, and when you think no one loves you, your best friend is the one to run to."
"The best part of life is when your family becomes your friends, and your friends become your family."
"Friends are always friends no matter how far you have to travel back in time. If you have memories together, there is always a piece of your friendship inside your heart."
"True friends are always together in spirit."
---Lucy Maud Montgomery
"If I could reach up and hold a star for every time you made me smile, the entire evening sky would be in the palm of my hand."
"You find out who your friends are. Some people didn't have much to do with me when I was down. I've got a long memory."
"I don't remember how we happened to meet each other. I don't remember who got along with whom first. All I can remember is all of us together...always."
"It's hard, but sometimes it is better to have no friends for a time than to have the wrong friends. The wrong group can lead you down all kinds of paths you really don't want to be on. And retracing your steps can be a long and hard journey."
"A great sense of self-worth comes from sharing important experiences with good friends."
"Life is full of people who will make you laugh, cry, smile until your face hurts, and so happy that you think you'll burst. But the ones who leave their footprints on your soul are the ones that keep your life going."
"When you think you're alone, when you think there's no one in this world who'll stand up for you, look around and make sure you're right. Friends can appear in the most unlikely people, and are often right in front of you."
"The most I can do for my friend is simply to be his friend. I have no wealth to bestow on him. If he knows that I am happy in loving him, he will want no other reward. Is not friendship divine in this?"
---Henry David Thoreau
"Do not save your loving speeches
For your friends till they are dead;
Do not write them on their tombstones,
Speak them rather now instead."
"With clothes the new are best; with friends the old are best."
"Friends have ways of speaking without words."
"Fake friends are no friends. Choose wisely."
"Friends bring the most joy and the most pain. But they always find a way to mend your heart back together after they break it."
"An insincere friend is more to be feared than a wild beast; a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind."
"Truth and tears clear the way to a deep and lasting friendship."
"I can trust my friends. These people force me to examine, encourage me to grow."
"The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile nor the joy of companionship; it is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when he discovers that someone else believes in him and is williing to trust him."
---Ralph Waldo Emerson
"A best friend is someone who loves you when you forget to love yourself."
"Too late we learn a man must hold his friend unjudged, accepted, trusted to the end."
---John Boyle O'Reilly
"Why do we have friends? Friends are special people that care for you, they feel for you. You tell friends about your life, and they tell you about theirs.
Why do we have friends? They are there for you when you make a bad decision or maybe even a good one. You tell each other secrets. Hopefully they won't tell, but some things are meant to be told.
Why do we have friends? Not to disclude or ignore. But to be there whenever they need you. Even if they leave they will always be your friends.
Why do we have friends? We have friends for the best memories a person could have. We have friends to live, to fight, to cry, to face reality.
We all have friends. Maybe we haven't found them yet or maybe you have. Who are your true friends?"
"It is the character of very few men to honor without envy a friend who has prospered."
"I will not leave you comfortless. I will come to you."
"Friends are those who treat you kindly behind your back."
"Real friends require honesty, openness, and even vulnerability. They also require attention and simple acts of kindness."
"Maturity is the stage in life when we may not see eye-to-eye, but we can still walk arm-in-arm."
"Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together."
"In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends."
---Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Letters are visits when friends are apart."
"Let me be the one you call. If you jump, I'll break your fall...If you need to fall apart, I can mend a broken heart. If you need to crash, then crash and burn. You are not alone."
---Savage Garden, "Crash and Burn"
"True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends but in their worth and choice."
"The ones who are bound to be your best friends must lose your trust just once to prove that they can win it back."
"You can never forget the people who change your life. You become a different person, and everything you do is slightly altered by what they taught you."
"The first general rule for friendship is to be a friend, to be open, natural, interested; the second rule is to take time for friendship. Friendship, after all, is what life is finally about."
---Nels J.S. Ferre
"It is better to have one friend of great value than to have many friends of little value."
"Much of the vitality in a friendship lies in the honoring of differences, not simply in the enjoyment of similarities."
"A friend is one who is there to care."
"Sometimes being a friend means mastering the art of timing. There is a time for silence. A time to let go and allow people to hurl themselves into their own destiny. And a time to prepare to pick up the pieces when it's all over."
"Our relationship, our shared support, our consistency, is unrivaled by any other connection."
"The only people who are worth being friends with are the people who like you as you are."
"During adolescence, friends bring an intimate quality of support that can't be provided by any adult."
"The comfort of our peer-connections is reflected in our most honest and direct hand-holding. When we trip, they are the first ones to pull us back up."
"Friends are the ones you gave a thousand chances to but who never needed one."
"A good friend is someone who will help you when you are down, and if they can't, will lay down and listen."
"True friends are the people who are there for you unconditionally. They are the people who never question you and support you no matter what the circumstances are. They are the people worth living for."