Quotes About Best Friend

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Shannon L. Alder
“When you find a guy who calls you beautiful instead of hot, who calls you back when you hang up on him, who will stand in front of you when other’s cast stones, or will stay awake just to watch you sleep, who wants to show you off to the world when you are in sweats, who will hold your hand when your sick, who thinks your pretty without makeup, the one who turns to his friends and say, ‘that’s her’, the one that would bear your rejection because losing you means losing his will to live, who kisses you when you screw up, watches the stars and names one for you and will hold and rock that baby for hours so you can sleep…..you marry him all over again.”
Shannon L. Alder

Vera Nazarian
“Friends are a strange, volatile, contradictory, yet sticky phenomenon. They are made, crafted, shaped, molded, created by focused effort and intent. And yet, true friendship, once recognized, in its essence is effortless.

Best friends are formed by time.

Everyone is someone's friend, even when they think they are all alone.

If the friendship is not working, your heart will know. It's when you start being less than perfectly honest and perfectly earnest in your dealings. And it's when the things you do together no longer feel right.

However, sometimes it takes more effort to make it work after all.

Stick around long enough to become someone's best friend.”
Vera Nazarian, The Perpetual Calendar of Inspiration

Emily Wing Smith
“Being soaked alone is cold. Being soaked with your best friend is an adventure.”
Emily Wing Smith, Back When You Were Easier to Love

Hannah Harrington
“It's harder than you think, to find someone who truly believes in your unequivocal, unconditional awesomeness”
Hannah Harrington, Saving June

Heather Brewer
“Vlad made a mental note to amend the friend code: thou shalt not date the girl that thy best friend has a crush on...nor shalt thou try sticking thy best friend in the chest with a sharp hunk of wood.”
Heather Brewer, Ninth Grade Slays

Janice Hardy
“I mean really if you can't count on your best friend to go to jail with you, what good are they?”
Janice Hardy, Blue Fire

“A good friend will come and bail you out of jail, but a best friend will be sitting next to you saying, 'Damn, that was fun'!”
Kate Angell, Curveball

Nina LaCour
“He wipes tears off my face and then snot. He uses his hands. He loves me that much.”
Nina LaCour, Hold Still

Nora Ephron
“I want to talk to her. I want to have lunch with her. I want her to give me a book she just read and loved. She is my phantom limb, and I just can’t believe I’m here without her.”- on losing her best friend”
Nora Ephron, I Feel Bad about My Neck: And Other Thoughts on Being a Woman

Susane Colasanti
“That's the cool thing about having a best friend. They know what your pain feels like already, so you don't have to explain it.”
Susane Colasanti, Take Me There

Brando Skyhorse
“The time between your first major fight with your best friend until you make up is, for a teenage girl, about as long as it took for God to create the universe. . . . It's excellent training for having a boyfriend.”
Brando Skyhorse, The Madonnas of Echo Park

Rainbow Rowell
“Noel was her very best friend - even if she wasn't his. Noel was her person.”
Rainbow Rowell, My True Love Gave to Me: Twelve Holiday Stories

Jodi Picoult
“God, what had we done? It didn't really matter. Piper had been the kind of friend with whom I didn't have to fill in the spaces with random conversation. It was okay to just be with her. She knew that sometimes I needed that - to not have to take care of anyone or anything, to simply exist in my own space, adjacent to hers.”
Jodi Picoult, Handle with Care

“Recollection builds up our personality. Our individuality is based on all the little pieces we assembled in the past. ("The past was her best friend")”
Erik Pevernagie

“Well, perhaps he's not my best friend, but I don't think he hates me anymore.”
Mary Kirchoff, Wanderlust

Richelle E. Goodrich
“Kindness is a girl's best friend.”
Richelle E. Goodrich, Making Wishes

Benjamin Alire Sáenz
“Ad we interviewing each other?
Something like that.
What position am I applying for?
Best friend.
I thought I already had the job.
Don't be so sure, you arrogant son of a bitch.”
Benjamin Alire Sáenz, Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

Sarah Ockler
“How can you say it was all a lie?” I ask, just above a whisper. “Matt was my best friend. I loved him that way always. ‘We have to look out for her.’ That was the last thing he said to me alone. And then he died. What was I supposed to do, Frank? Tell me?”
Sarah Ockler, Twenty Boy Summer

Savania China
“The difference between your friend and your best friend is that your friend asks, ‘Are you are ok?’ and your best friend asks, ‘Do you want to talk about it?”
Savania China

Sarah Ockler
“Right after Matt died, I was afraid to do basically everything. I couldn’t even bite my nails or sniff my shirt to see if I needed deodorant without feeling like he was watching me. I willed and prayed and begged him to give me a sign that he was watching, that he was with me, so I would know.
But he never did. Time moved on. And I stopped being afraid. Until right now, vulnerable and insecure and a little bit drunk. Lying in the sand and falling in crazy love with someone I just met. Matt is watching me. Observing. Possibly judging. And the worst part of it is, I don’t want to wake up under his landslide of sad rocks anymore. I don’t want to taste the marzipan frosting and the clove cigarettes. I don’t want to think about the blue glass necklace or the books he read to me on his bed or the piles of college stuff or some random boy in the grocery store wearing his donated clothes.
I don’t want to be the dead boy’s best-friend-turned-something-else.
Or the really supportive neighbor friend.
Or the lifelong keeper of broken-hearted secrets.”
Sarah Ockler, Twenty Boy Summer

Debasish Mridha
“When you find a best friend, you become two flowers blooming from the same bud.”
Debasish Mridha

Jennifer L. Armentrout
“I wanted him to meet Ainsley. She was super important to me. I made my decision. “I...I would like that.”
Rider’s reaction was immediate. He smiled and the dimple appeared. My breath caught. I’d actually invited Rider along to meet Ainsley. I wanted that. Really wanted that, but I had no idea what to do with that.
Regardless, excitement hummed through me. Hanging out with Rider and Ainsley was normal. Something a million people probably did every day, because they were actually living life, but it was a first for me—a huge first. It was my best friend and it was the guy...the guy who’d been my best friend and who now, despite everything, felt like something deeper, richer and more intricate, hanging out together.
It felt important.”
Jennifer L. Armentrout, The Problem with Forever

Sarah Ockler
“Anna, you miss him.”
“All the time. I still can’t believe he’s gone.” The words come out in a whoosh, tasting funny in my mouth. No matter how many times I say them, they still feel like a garbled, impossible language. My chest hurts, and I have to hold my breath to keep from inhaling a deep sob.
“He was more than your best friend.”
I nod absently, forgetting myself for a moment, forgetting that I’m talking to Jayne and not my journal.
“I – I mean, he was like a brother to me. You know, like Frankie. Well, she’s the sister. I mean–”
Jayne reaches for my hands across the table, shaking her head softly. “Sweetheart, when you say Matt’s name, you have the same look in your eyes that he’d get whenever he’d say yours.”
Sarah Ockler, Twenty Boy Summer

“Learn to be your own best friend first then you will find true happiness, because happiness is from within.”
Gift Gugu Mona

Jules Verne
“Though sleep is called our best friend, it is a friend who often keeps us waiting!”
Jules Verne

Andrew Wommack
“Complete salvation is being able to be so intimate with God that He’s your very best friend.”
Andrew Wommack, A Better Way to Pray

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