Tell me what company you keep, and I will tell you who you are. (Dictionary of English Proverbs/Thomas Preston)
I have found out there ain’t no surer way to find out whether you like people or hate them than to travel with them (Mark
Love is patient; love is kind; love is not envious or arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not
Don’t be afraid of enemies who attack you. Be afraid of the friends who flatter you. (Dale Carnegie). Enemies who attack are being honest about
rFor the past 15 years (since age 40) I’ve had a goal for myself not to be bullied or intimidated into doing something I don’t
We pine for a friend to whom we can unbosom our thoughts and emotions and we are disappointed. We think only of ourselves in our
It should be part of our private ritual to devote a quarter of an hour every day to the concentration of the good qualities of
There is no great man who makes every man feel small. But the real great man is the man who makes every man feel great.
Like everyone else I feel the need of relations and friendship, of affection, of friendly intercourse, and I am not made of stone or iron,
It’s great to be around people you can be stupid with. I don’t mean to ACT stupid, I mean to BE stupid. That’s really not
Children have never been very good at listening to their elders but they’ve never failed to imitate them (Zig Ziglar). “Do as I say, not
There is nothing that is a greater blessing in a community than a man who is known to be an honest, truth-speaking man, and who
Some of us could be travel agents for guilt trips. We are incredibly good at it–and it does work! Using guilt to get what we
Hurting someone is not the same as harming someone. Sometimes we hurt someone by saying “no”, taking care of our self or telling them the
A good friendship or relationship is based on acceptance of the other person although not necessarily agreement. We don’t have to agree to be friends.
making and keeping friends