People will walk in and walk out of your life, but the one whose footstep made a long lasting impression is the one you should never allow to walk out.— Michael Bassey
Genuine Lasting Friendship quotations
I knew when I met you an adventure is going to happen.
Friendship is one mind in two bodies.
The best mirror is an old 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.
You're the first, the last, and my everything and the answer to all my dreams.
You're my sun, my moon, my guiding star, my kind of wonderful, that's what you are
A snowball in the face is surely the perfect beginning to a lasting friendship.
Friends are relatives you make for yourself.
Intelligent people tend to have less friends than the average person. The smarter you are, the more selevtive you become.
No matter how you look at it, all the emotions connected with love are not really immortal; like all other passions in life, they are bound to fade at some point. The trick is to convert love into some lasting friendship that overcomes the fading passion.
Fame is the scentless sunflower, with gaudy crown of gold;
But friendship is the rose, with sweets in every fold.
Not forever does the bulbul sing In balmy shades of bowers, Not forever lasts the spring Nor ever blossom the flowers. Not forever reigneth joy, Sets the sun on days of bliss, Friendships not forever last, They know not life, who know not this.
Stay close to people who feel like sunlight.
Good friends must not always be together;
It is the feeling of oneness when distant That proves a lasting friendship.
Good fellowship and friendship are lasting, rational and manly pleasures.
I had a friend, Melissa, who was 28 years old.
She was my best friend's wife, and she was my wife's best friend. She died of breast cancer. When she passed away back in 2004 was the last time I cried.
One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.
To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not only of goodness of heart, but of strength of mind.
I think marriage is dangerous. The idea of two people trying to possess each other is wrong. I don't think the flare of love lasts. Your mind rather than your emotions must answer for the success of matrimony. It must be friendship - a calm companionship which can last through the years.
Wayne put me right here, that's who I get the paper wit.
I hope that my success never alters our relationship.
You can't rush something you want to last forever.
Because of baseball I smelled the rose of life.
I wanted to travel, and to have nice clothes. Baseball allowed me to do all those things, and most important, during my time with the Crawfords, it allowed me to become a member of the brotherhood of friendship which will last forever.
I feel about my dogs now, and all the dogs I had prior to this, the way I feel about children—they are that important to me. When I have lost a dog I have gone into a mourning period that lasted for months.
Friendship takes time and energy if it's going to work.
You can luck into something great, but it doesn't last if you don't give it proper appreciation. Friendship can be so comfortable, but nurture it-don't take it for granted.
How amazing is it to find someone who wants to hear about all the things that go in your head.
One measure of friendship consists not in the number of things friends can discuss, but in the number of things they need no longer mention.
Between husband and wife friendship seems to exist by nature, for man is naturally disposed to pairing.
If good things lasted forever, would we appreciate how precious they are?
Friendship picks you up when the world lets you down.
Well, it seems to me that the best relationships-the ones that last-are frequently the ones that are rooted in friendship.
True friendship is a plant of slow growth.
Friendship is a living thing that lasts only as long as it is nourished with kindness, empathy and understanding.
Don't give up. Normally it is the last key on the ring that opens the door.
People come in and out of our lives, and the true test of friendship is whether you can pick back up right where you left off the last time you saw each other.
Experts on romance say for a happy marriage there has to be more than a passionate love. For a lasting union, they insist, there must be a genuine liking for each other. Which, in my book, is a good definition for friendship.
To a man the greatest blessing is individual liberty; to a dog it is the last word in despair.
The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best.
We cannot tell the precise moment when friendship is formed.
As in filling a vessel drop by drop, there is at last a drop which makes it run over; so in a series of kindnesses there is at last one which makes the heart run over.
I count myself really fortunate that I have some lifelong friends.
The best thing about a friend is when you are being your own worst enemy a friend can help snap you out of it.
Blessed are they who have the gift of making friends,for it is one of God's best gifts.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
The difference between romantic love and friendship love is that romantic love involves a lot of compromise. It is a very giving type of love. With friendship, you can be a little bit more autonomous. You are not expected to compromise, in the same way. Maybe that's why friendships tend to last longer.
Friendship is a form of love. In fact, you don't know how it starts or why. It is subject to the caprices of time. It can grow or die without a reason. It can last a lifetime.
The most successful marriages, gay or straight, even if they begin in romantic love, often become friendships. It's the ones that become the friendships that last.
Cheese, wine, and a friend must be old to be good.
The loving person makes other people feel good, and he is usually a happy person himself. He is able to form strong, long-lasting friendships.