I Love A Good Friendship

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 261 People

    "Let us be grateful to people

    who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom." ~Marcel Proust
    enchantedISLANDgirl enchantedISLANDgirl
    36-40, F
    Jul 8, 2014

    "A true friend freely,

    advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously, and continues a friend un-changeably." ~William Penn
    enchantedISLANDgirl enchantedISLANDgirl
    36-40, F
    Jul 8, 2014

    "Friendship... is not something you learn in

    school. But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven't learned anything." ~Muhammad Ali
    enchantedISLANDgirl enchantedISLANDgirl
    36-40, F
    Jul 8, 2014

    Some friends ashamed to call them friends

    because they're much more than that ..They are brothers and sisters :)
    gigus gigus
    26-30, M
    Dec 10, 2015

    "Don't walk behind me; I may not lead.

    Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend." ~Albert Camus
    enchantedISLANDgirl enchantedISLANDgirl
    36-40, F
    Jul 8, 2014

    Been friends with KilljoyMel

    since we were 5 years old! Love having her as my best friend!
    EmmaXP EmmaXP
    18-21, F
    Oct 16, 2014

    "A friend should be one in whose understanding

    and virtue we can equally confide, and whose opinion we can value at once for its justness and its sincerity." ~Robert Hall
    enchantedISLANDgirl enchantedISLANDgirl
    36-40, F
    Jul 8, 2014
    poisedjaber poisedjaber
    26-30, F
    Jun 17, 2015

    "One of the most beautiful qualities of true

    friendship is to understand and to be understood." ~Lucius Annaeus Seneca
    enchantedISLANDgirl enchantedISLANDgirl
    36-40, F
    Jul 8, 2014

    I sure enjoy my friends especially today.

    Just spent too much time with the In-laws. For some reason that is one of 2 places I never feel apart of and actually a bit angry because of their self serving and self righteous illusionary lives. How do you shake off a day like that?
    1with101 1with101
    51-55, F
    Jul 13, 2014

    I am glad to have good friends here in EP.

    With whom i could share my thoughts freely without any inhibitions. Love to maintain good friendship with every one. Never like to loose any friends.
    guynice guynice
    36-40, M
    4 Responses Jan 24, 2015

    A Little Missunderstood

    So i love making new friends, and i do that or at least try to do that on here, and so many people think all i want is sex because i am a man, and because of some of the groups I am in, and its sort of a bummer cause I love to meet people I can just talk to about what ever we...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jun 14, 2013

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