'One who fights back to back'
There Are Those Who Pass Like Ships In The Night
Who Meet For A Moment, Then Sail Out Of Sight.
With Never A Backwards Glance Of Regret.
Folks We Know Briefly Then Quickly Forget.
Then There Are Those Friends
Who Sail Together
Through Quiet Waters And Stormy
Helping Each Other Through Joy And Through Strife
And They Are The Kind That Give Meaning To Life.
"Stay" is a charming word
in a friend's
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.
of itself a holy tie,
more sacred by
.....Charles Caleb Colton
The meeting of two personalities
is like the contact of two
if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
We cannot be separated
in interest or
divided in purpose.
We stand together until the end.
True friendship is a plant of slow growth
undergo the shocks of adversity
before it is entitled to the appellation.
Blessed is the influence of
one true, loving
soul on another.
The person who tries to live alone
will not succeed as a
His heart withers
if it does not answer another heart.
if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts
and finds no other
.....Pearl S. Buck
Friendship is neither formality
nor a mode: it is
rather a life.
Give me one friend,
who meets the needs of
my varying moods.
.....Esther M. Clark