Friendship is a Promise


1. Allah (God) is the friend of those who believes: He brings them out of every kind of darkness into light – The Holy Quran

2. Friendship is like money, easier made than kept. – Samuel Butler

3. A friendship that can end never really began – Publilius Syr us

4. Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity. – Khalil Gibran

5. A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow. ― William Shakespeare

6. Friendship consists in forgetting what one gives and remembering what one receives. – Alexander Dumas

7. True friendship comes when the silence between two people is comfortable. – David Tyson Gentry

8. A friend is someone who can see the truth and pain in you even when you are fooling everyone else. – Unknown

9. The real test of friendship is can you literally do nothing with the other person? Can you enjoy those moments of life that are utterly simple? – Eugene Kennedy

10. A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you. ― Elbert Hubbard

11. The language of friendship is not words but meanings. – Henry David Thoreau

12. When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives mean the most to us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain and touch our wounds with a warm and tender hand. The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing, not curing, not healing and face with us the reality of our powerlessness, that is a friend who cares. ― Henri J.M. Nouwen

13. A best friend isn’t just someone who’s always there for you. It’s someone who understands you a bit more than you understand yourself. – Unknown

14. Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends? – Abraham Lincoln

15. “Best friend” isn’t just a name. A best friend is someone who’s there for you, no matter what. You can trust them, with anything and everything. Best friends share tears and laughs, almost like their emotions are intertwined. Most importantly, you can always count on a best friend. – Unknown

16. Best friends don’t necessarily have to talk every day. They don’t even need to talk for weeks. But when they do, it’s like they never stopped talking. – Unknown

17. That was the thing about best friends. Like sisters and mothers, they could piss you off and make you cry and break your heart, but in the end, when the chips were down, they were there, making you laugh even in your darkest hours. – Kristin Hannah

18. True friendship is when you walk into their house and your WiFi connects automatically. – Author Unknown
Oh, you’re the best friends anybody ever had. And it’s funny, but I feel as if I’d known you all the time, but I couldn’t have, could I? —Wizard of Oz

19. Friendship marks a life even more deeply than love. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing. ― Elie Wiesel

 

20. A good friend and a bad friend are like a perfume-seller and a blacksmith: The perfume-seller might give you some perfume as a gift, or you might buy some from him, or at least you might smell its fragrance. As for the blacksmith, he might singe your clothes, and at the very least you will breathe in the fumes of the furnace. – Prophet Muhammad (saw)