Quotes That Embody Friendship

Appreciating Your Friends

Whether you are the type who loves to have a big group of friends or you prefer to keep your circle small - we all have those in our lives who hold a special place in our hearts. We may not even know the real reason why, of all the people there are in the world that, we're friends; maybe it's just destined by the universe, "true love," as people say.

Developing and maintaining healthy friendships involves give-and-take. Unfortunately, with enough time, you may begin to get used to the wonderful things your friends do for you, perhaps losing some of the appreciation you once had for them.

However, when it comes to friendships, it's essential to take a step back and appreciate the little things. Letting your friends know you care and appreciate them is the answer to keeping and strengthening a bond. Instead of just telling your friend, "You have no idea how much you mean to me.", we will help you find the words.

In this article, you'll find an abundance of thoughtful and unique quotes that will inspire you to send that first message to your friend or loved one to express how appreciative you are of them.


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Only You Can Make It Happen - Motivational Quotes.

When it comes to getting what you want in life, only you can truly get it done. The worst feeling in the world is knowing you could have done something, but you didn't have the strength to go ahead with it. Below are some quotes to help you discover your true feelings and inner motivations.

"My own soul is my most faithful friend. My own heart, my truest confidant." - Babur

"You – yourself, not someone else – need to determine where you want to go and what you want to do in your life. And once you make that decision, you can begin mapping a plan to get there and focusing on that objective every single day." - Unknown

"The first step to make a change in your life, to get what you want from life, to make your life better is to first specifically decide what it is you want. Unless you know what you want, you will never arrive because you have no final destination." - Catherine Pulsifer

"...The only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Don't settle. As with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find it." - Steve Jobs

'Don’t let your fears become boxes that enclose you. Open them out, feel them and turn them into the greatest courage you are capable of.' - Dr. Shah Rukh Khan

"Don't downgrade your dream just to fit your reality. Upgrade your conviction to match your destiny." - Stuart Scott

"The people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do." - Steve Jobs

You're The Luckiest Guy Alive - Complimentary Quotes

Sometimes you just want to encourage someone. If your friend or loved one is struggling and tired, or maybe even struggling to have hope in hard situations, you can encourage them by expression your love for them and your faith in who they are: 

“If ever there is tomorrow when we’re not together…there is something you must always remember. You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think, but the most important thing is, even if we’re apart… I’ll always be with you.” ― Carter Crocker

“When I first met you, I wholeheartedly believed that you would turn into the most special person to me.” - Unknown

"My eyes shine when I look at you. My heart sings when I hear you." - Unknown

"I love you without knowing how, or when, or from where. I love you simply, without problems or pride: I love you in this way because I do not know any other way of loving but this, in which there is no I or you, so intimate that your hand upon my chest is my hand, so intimate that when I fall asleep your eyes close." - Pablo Neruda

“The single most extraordinary thing I’ve ever done with my life is fall in love with you. I’ve never been seen so completely, loved so passionately, and protected so fiercely.” - Unknown

"Dear Angel, you bring out the deepest feelings within me, and I have known no greater fear than losing you." -Unknown

"When your lips touch mine, the whole wide world stops." - Unknown

You're My Best Friend in the Entire World - Grateful Quotes

"The names Lillian Smith, Eric Dazey, Jon Bullock, and Clari Higginson may mean nothing to most people, but the mean the world to me. Of all my years in school, these are the teachers who challenged me to get better everyday and wholeheartedly believed in my dreams. The support they gave me was priceless and life-changing." —Robert Cheeke

"You can't even imagine how much you mean to me."

"You make my whole world complete."

"Family isn't always blood. It's the people in your life who want you in theirs. The ones who accept you for who you are. The ones who would do anything to see you smile and who love you no matter what." -Maya Angelou

“Thank you for making me laugh when I was not even in a condition to smile." - Unknown“

You're the first thing I think of when I wake up and the last thing when I go to sleep. You're my sun and moon and stars, my past and present-and I hope you'll be my future.” ― A.G. Henley, The Scourge

"If I were to write about all the reasons that I am grateful for you on little pieces of paper, they would fill up the entire universe.” - Unknown

“I could talk to you forever; our conversations bring me to a beautiful place."

"Good friends are a rarity these days, and genuine ones are even harder to find. You are the best friend I've ever had, and I thank my lucky stars for the day you walked into my life." - Unknown

“I hope you know how much you matter to me, you are my whole world and then some.” -Unknown

Saying It All in Only Three Words - Quotes That Mean "I Love You"

“If you have two friends in your lifetime, you're lucky. If you have one good friend, you're more than lucky.” - S. E. Hinton

“When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives means 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.” -Henri Nouwen

"Even when we are no longer on this Earth, I will be with you on the other side for eternity." - Unknown

"I was lonely till I looked into the night sky and saw your eyes staring back at me in the stars." - Unknown

"Silence makes the real conversations between friends. Not the saying, but the never needing to say that counts." -Margaret Lee Runbeck

"Friendship is the hardest thing in the world to explain. It's not something you learn in school. But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven't learned anything." -Muhammad Ali

"Your friends will know you better in the first minute you meet than your acquaintances will know you in a thousand years." - Richard Bach

"My old grandmother always used to say, Summer friends will melt away like summer snows, but winter friends are friends forever." -George R.R. Martin

"Friendship is a priceless thing that can't be bought or sold." - Unknown

"Oh, if it be to choose thee and call thee mine, thou art everyday my Valentine." - Thomas Hood


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