"Friendship marks a life even more deeply than love. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing."
"Sitting silently beside a friend who is hurting may be the best gift we can give." — Unknown
"It's so important to reach out to people you trust, and who can give you honest feedback, and keep those people close to you. You don't want to surround yourself with enablers." — Tim Gunn
"Friendship is built on two things. Respect and trust. Both elements have to be there, and they have to be mutual. You can have respect for someone, but if you don't have trust , the friendship will crumble."
"Friends are medicine for a wounded heart, and vitamins for a hopeful soul." — Steve Maraboli
"A true friend is someone who will always love you — the imperfect, the confused, the wrong you — because that is what people are supposed to do." — R. J. L.
"Some souls just understand each other upon meeting." — N.R. Hart
"Some people arrive and make such a beautiful impact on your life, you can barely remember what life was like without them." — Anna Taylor
"If you wanna find out who's a true friend, screw up or go through a challenging time ... then see who sticks around." — Karen Salmonsohn
"The great thing about new friends is that they bring new energy to your soul." — Shanna Rodriguez