Friendship is one of those strange but wonderful mysteries of life. From the moment we’re born we crave connection, which continues on for the rest of our lives.
My circle of friends is the most important thing in my life, and without them I wouldn’t survive. Friends fulfil many basic human needs – love and support, companionship and understanding, and of course – fun and enjoying life!
This collection of quotes is a reminder to myself and others the importance of connection, and a show of appreciation for all my friends, old and new.
“If you have good friends, no matter how much life is sucking, they can make you laugh.”
– P.C. Cast
“No person is your friend who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow.”
– Alice Walker
“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
“What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.”
“Life is an awful, ugly place to not have a best friend.”
― Sarah Dessen
“I would rather walk with a friend in the dark, than alone in the light.”
― Helen Keller
“There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate.”
― Linda Grayson
“The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.”
― Bob Marley
“A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.”
― Elbert Hubbard
“Growing apart doesn’t change the fact that for a long time we grew side by side; our roots will always be tangled. I’m glad for that.”