Wisdom And Friendship Quotes by Henri Nouwen, Henry David Thoreau, Elbert Hubbard, Lord Byron, Anais Nin, Epicurus and many others.
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…that is a friend who cares.
The most I can do for my friend is simply be his friend.
The friend is the man who knows all about you, and still likes you.
Friendship is Love without his wings!
Each friend represents a world in us, a world not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.
The noble soul occupies itself with wisdom and friendship.
A friendship can weather most things and thrive in thin soil; but it needs a little mulch of letters and phone calls and small, silly presents every so often – just to save it from drying out completely.
If you haven’t learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven’t learned anything.
I have friends in overalls whose friendship I would not swap for the favor of the kings of the world.
It’s the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter.
A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart, and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words.
Two are better than one,because they have a good reward for their labor. For if they fall, the one will lif’ up his fellow, but woe to him that is alone when he falleth, for he hath not another to help him up.
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Friendship is one mind in two bodies.
Oooh I get by with a little help from my friends.
In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.
Hold a true friend with both your hands.