- Friends & Family
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- Funny Sayings
"Give me one friend, just one, who meets
The needs of all my varying moods."
- Esther M. Clark
"The greatest good you can do for another is not just
to share your riches but to reveal to him his own."
- Benjamin Disraeli
"The only way to have a friend is to be one."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
"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
willing to trust him."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Friendship is always a sweet responsibility,
never an opportunity."
- Kahlil Gibran
"Friendship is neither a formality nor a mode:
it is rather a life."
- David Grayson
"If a man does not make new acquaintances as he
advances through life, he will soon find himself left alone;
one should keep his friendships in constant repair."
- Samuel Johnson
"Am I not destroying my enemies when I
make friends of them?"
- Abraham Lincoln
"If we would build on a sure foundation in friendship,
we must love friends for their sake rather than for our own."
- Charlotte Bronte
"I am a big believer that you have to nourish any relationship.
I am still very much a part of my friends' lives and they are
very much a part of my life. A First Lady who does not have
this source of strength and comfort can lose perspective and become isolated."
- Nancy Reagan
"Friendship with oneself is all important, because without
it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world."
- Eleanor Roosevelt
"A friend is a gift you give yourself."
- Robert Louis Stevenson
"Friendship is like a bank account;
you cannot continue to draw on it
without making a deposit."
- Nicole Beale
For prayer is nothing else than being on terms of friendship with God.
- Saint Teresa of Avila
Friends are like windows through which you see out into the world and back into yourself... If you don't have friends you see much less than you otherwise might.
- Merle Shain
Friends are relatives you make for yourself.
- Eustache Deschamps
Friends are thieves of time.
- Francis Bacon
Friends Are Treasures
- Horace Bruns
Friendship increases in visiting friends, but in visiting them seldom.
- Thomas Fuller, M. D.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
If your friend is already dead, and being eaten by vultures, I think it's okay to feed some bits of your friend to one of the vultures, to teach him to do some tricks. But ONLY if you're serious about adopting the vulture.
- Deep Thoughts (Saturday Night Live), Jack Handey
Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?
- Abraham Lincoln
A friend is someone with whom you dare to be yourself.
- Frank Crane
When a friend is in trouble, don't annoy him by asking if there is anything you can do. Think up something appropriate and do it.
- Edgar Watson Howe
Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow; Don't walk behind me, I may not lead; Walk beside me, and just be my friend.
- Albert Camus
The best time to make friends is before you need them.
- Ethel Barrymore
Treat your friends as you do your pictures, and place them in their best light.
- Jennie Jerome Churchill
A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down.
- Arnold H. Glasgow
"Grief can take care of itself, but to get the full value of joy you must have somebody to divide it with."
- Mark Twain
"Thus nature has no love for solitude, and always leans, as it were, on some support; and the sweetest support is found in the most intimate friendship."
"With every friend I love who has been taken into the brown bosom of the earth a part of me has been buried there; but their contribution to my being of happiness, strength and understanding remains to sustain me in an altered world."
- Helen Keller
"Your friend is the man who knows all about you, and still likes you."
- Elbert Hubard
"I get by with a little help from my friends."
- John Lennon
"Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art... It has no survival value; rather is one of those things that give value to survival."
- C. S. Lewis
"I might give my life for my friend, but he had better not ask me to do up a parcel."
- Logan Pearsall Smith
"The better part of one's life consists of his friendships."
- Abraham Lincoln,
"I can trust my friends. These people force me to examine, encourage me to grow."
"Advice is like snow; the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into the mind."
- Samuel Taylor Coleridge
"The best mirror is an old friend."
- George Herbert
"Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them to become what they are capable of being."
"True friendship is like sound health; the value of it is seldom known until it be lost."
- Charles Caleb Colton
"Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born."
- Anais Nin
"My friends are my estate."
- Emily Dickinson
"A friend is one who walks in when others walk out"
- Walter Winchell
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