quote by Ann Landers

Love is friendship that has caught fire. It is quiet understanding, mutual confidence, sharing and forgiving. It is loyalty through good and bad times. It settles for less than perfection and makes allowances for human weaknesses.

— Ann Landers

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Good friendship quote Friendship picks you up when the world lets you down.

Friendship picks you up when the world lets you down.

A good friend is a connection to life - a tie to the past, a road to the future, the key to sanity in a totally insane world.

A happy marriage is the union of two good forgivers.

Good friendship quote A good friend knows all your stories. A best friend helped you write them.

A good friend knows all your stories. A best friend helped you write them.


A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.

There is no possession more valuable than a good and faithful friend.

A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart, and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words.

Good friendship quote Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.

Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.

The trouble is not in dying for a friend, but in finding a friend worth dying for.

In the best of times, our days are numbered anyway.

So it would be a crime against nature for any generation to take the world crisis so solemnly that it put off enjoying those things for which we were designed in the first place: the opportunity to do good work, to enjoy friends, to fall in love, to hit a ball, and to bounce a baby.

The best mirror is an old friend.

I don't like any kind of negativity. I try to be good to everyone, whether it's a love, a friend, an ex. I'll always try to treat people the way I want to be treated.

A wife and a husband should be regarded as friends for the sake of Allaah.

And that friendship is above material needs; each encouraging the other one to do good deeds, which are pleasing to Allaah.

. . . success is a combination of many things, but a good character is the foundation of the kind of success that will bring you real happiness. Choose your friends wisely-they will make or break you.

Misanthropes have some admirable if paradoxical virtues.

It is no exaggeration to say that we are among the nicest people you are likely to meet. Because good manners build sturdy walls, our distaste for intimacy makes us exceedingly cordial "ships that pass in the night." As long as you remain a stranger we will be your friend forever.

Sing hey! Sing hey! For Christmas Day;

Twine mistletoe and holly. For a friendship glows In winter snows, And so let's all be jolly! At Christmas play and make good cheer, For Christmas comes but once a year

Kindness in words creates confidence.

Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.

Friends are relatives you make for yourself.

Friends are an indispensable part of a meaningful life.

They are the ones who share our burdens and multiply our blessings. A true friend sticks by us in our joys and sorrows. In good times and bad, we need friends who will pray for us, listen to us, and lend a comforting hand and an understanding ear when needed.

So far as it depends on the course of this government, our relations of good will and friendship will be sedulously cultivated with all nations.

Be true to yourself, help others, make each day your masterpiece, make friendship a fine art, drink deeply from good books - especially the Bible, build a shelter against a rainy day, give thanks for your blessings and pray for guidance every day.

Friendship is the medicine for all misfortune;

but ingratitude dries up the fountain of all goodness.

Good friends must not always be together;

It is the feeling of oneness when distant That proves a lasting friendship.

If a man can tell if he's been successful in his life by having great friends, then I have been very successful.

The world was a terrible place, cruel, pitiless, dark as a bad dream.

Not a good place to live. Only in books could you find pity, comfort, happiness - and love. Books loved anyone who opened them, they gave you security and friendship and didn't ask anything in return; they never went away, never, not even when you treated them badly.

Every one has a gift for something, even if it is the gift of being a good friend.

Demons run when a good man goes to war.

Night will fall and drown the sun when a good man goes to war. Friendship dies and true love lies. Night will fall and the dark will rise when a good man goes to war. Demons run but count the cost; the battle's won but the child is lost.

No man can be called friendless who has God and the companionship of good books.

It was all love on my side, and all good comradeship and friendship on hers.

When we parted she was a free woman, but I could never again be a free man.

Times change, people change, thoughts about good and evil change, about true and false. But what always remains fast and steady is the affection that your friends feel for you, those who always have your best interest at heart.

Hand Grasps at hand, eye lights eye in good friendship, And great hearts expand And grow one in the sense of this world's life.

When you're in jail, a good friend will be trying to bail you out.

A best friend will be in the cell next to you saying, 'Damn, that was fun.'

A good friend can tell you what is the matter with you in a minute.

He may not seem such a good friend after telling.

Good fellowship and friendship are lasting, rational and manly pleasures.

The best friend will probably acquire the best wife, because a good marriage is founded on the talent for friendship.

If you have good friends, no matter how much life is sucking , they can make you laugh.

Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.

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