A true friend is the one who holds your hand and touches your heart.— Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Superior Sweet Friend quotations
A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart, and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words.
If the person you are talking to doesn't appear to be listening, be patient.
It may simply be that he has a small piece of fluff in his ear.
"Appeasement" is the policy of feeding your friends to a crocodile, one at a time, in hopes that the crocodile will eat you last.
Intelligent people tend to have less friends than the average person. The smarter you are, the more selevtive you become.
A friend of mine once defined love as finding someone you can talk to late into the night
At one time, most of my friends could hear the bell, but as years passed, it fell silent for all of them. Even Sarah found one Christmas that she could no longer hear its sweet sound. Though I've grown old, the bell still rings for me, as it does for all who truly believe.
Friends are the fruitcake of life - some nutty, some soaked in alcohol, some sweet.
Two things you will never have to chase: true friends and true love.
With true friends... even water drunk together is sweet enough.
There is no friend like the old friend, who has shared our morning days, No greeting like his welcome, no homage like his praise: Fame is the scentless sunflower, with gaudy crown of gold; But friendship is the breathing rose, with sweets in every fold.
Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo.
Be with those who bring out the best in you, not the stress in you.
My friend I wish health to you, I also wish wealth to you;
I wish the best that life can give to you, And may dreams always come true to you. May fortune to kind to you, And happiness be true to you; And love be so sweet to you And life be long and good to you. And in this toast we give to you Our love we all give to you.
Best friends listen to what you don't say.
He began it,” Cecily said, jerking her chin at Will, though she knew it was pointless. Jem, Will’s parabatai, treated her with the distant sweet kindness reserved for the little sisters of one’s friends, but he would always side with Will. Kindly, but firmly, he put Will above everything else in the world. Well, nearly everything.
Your strongest muscle
Bacchus, that first from out the purple grape Crush'd the sweet poison of misused wine.
That's what people do who love you. They put their arms around you and love you when you're not so lovable.
Love, like truth and beauty, is concrete.
Love is not fundamentally a sweet feeling; not, at heart, a matter of sentiment, attachment, or being "drawn toward." Love is active, effective, a matter of making reciprocal and mutually beneficial relation with one's friends and enemies.
One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.
Literature is my Utopia. Here I am not disenfranchised. No barrier of the senses shuts me out from the sweet, gracious discourses of my book friends. They talk to me without embarrassment or awkwardness.
My friend, you would not tell with such high zest to children ardent for some desperate glory. The old lie: It is sweet and fitting that you should die for your country.
Sweet is the voice of a sister in the season of sorrow.
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms.
We dare not trust our wit for making our house pleasant to our friend, so we buy ice cream.
What sweetness is left in life, if you take away friendship? Robbing life of friendship is like robbing the world of the sun. A true friend is more to be esteemed than kinsfolk.
Read not books alone, but men, and amongst them chiefly thyself.
If thou find anything questionable there, use the commentary of a severe friend, rather than the gloss of a sweet-lipped flatterer there is more profit in a distasteful truth than in deceitful sweetness.
Spend time with those you love. One of these days you will say either: "I wish I had" or "I'm glad I did".
The classic relationship with grass that early hippies had was that it's better shared with friends. You can't really get high with a bad attitude. Kindness and sweetness exhilarates your stone. Stolen grass doesn't get you as high. The old hippie ethic really counts
Beneath these fruit-tree boughs that shed Their snow-white blossoms on my head, With brightest sunshine round me spread Of spring's unclouded weather, In this sequestered nook how sweet To sit upon my orchard-seat! And birds and flowers once more to greet, My last year's friends together.
Be a friend to thyself, and others will be so too.
Friendship picks you up when the world lets you down.
Life is partly what we make it, and partly what it is made by the friends we choose.
Learn how to cope, sweet friend. There will always be dark days ahead.
You heard me, only Friend whom I love.
To ravish my heart, you became man. You shed your blood, what a supreme mystery!... And you still live for me on the Altar. If I cannot see the brilliance of your Face Or hear your sweet voice, O my God, I can live by your grace, I can rest on your Sacred Heart!
The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best.
Sweet, sweet burn of sun and summer wind, and you my friend, my new fun thing, my summer fling.
And when life's sweet fable ends, soul and body part like friends;
no quarrels, murmurs, no delay; a kiss, a sigh, and so away.
How sweet, how passing sweet, is solitude! But grant me still a friend in my retreat, whom I may whisper, solitude is sweet.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
But death was sweet, death was gentle, death was kind;
death healed the bruised spirit and the broken heart, and gave them rest and forgetfulness; death was man’s best friend; when man could endure life no longer, death came and set him free.
There is no reason in the world why you should not be important where you are known. You have good sense, and a sweet temper, and I am sure you have a grateful heart, that could never receive kindness without hoping to return it. I do not know any better qualifications for a friend and companion.
A friend who offers help without asking for explanations is a treasure beyond price
In friendship let there be laughter and sharing of pleasures.
I give the ball some sweet talk. I tell it that this isn't going to hurt a bit. I'm a friend and all I'm going to do is give it a nice little ride.