Gabrielle Zevin Never argue with someone who believes their own lies. Strive to have friends, for life without friends is like life on a desert island… to find one real friend in a lifetime is good fortune; to keep him is a blessing. Rowan Williams Friendship is the source of the greatest pleasures, and without friends even the most agreeable pursuits become tedious. Byrnes In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. Samuel Johnson Tis the privilege of friendship to talk nonsense, and to have her nonsense respected. ~Oscar Wilde Today I bent the truth to be kind, and I have no regret, for I am far surer of what is kind than I am of what is true. The friendship of one intelligent man is better than that of all the unintelligent.
Anna Deavere Smith Friendship is a plant of slow growth and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation. Conclusion The most I can do for my friend is simply to be his friend. The key to a successful relationship is not to catch your partner lying, it is to understand why he or she lies and move on. The Beatles A friend is one soul abiding in two bodies. ~Author Unknown I am different from Washington; I have a higher, grander standard of principle. Wise women simply see things as they are, not as their low self-esteem allows.
Roberto Benigni's Life Is Beautiful aside, milking the Holocaust for laughs is a dangerous game. Anais Nin Friendship is the shadow of the evening, which strengthens with the setting sun of life. Do share them on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Pinterest and Instagram. Vittorio Alfieri A lie that is half-truth is the darkest of all lies. Herman Melville Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart. Dean Koontz The friend who holds your hand and says the wrong thing is made of dearer stuff than the one who stays away.
Friendship requires more time than poor busy men can usually command. If you can't always tell the truth, don't lie. My friends either dislike me or hate me. Sometimes, lessons are learned the hard way. He is protecting himself and the women he has feelings for. Through your little fortress of lies you try to run your life and manipulate others.
You may have gotten hold of the wrong half. Bush A friend to all is a friend to none. Marcel Proust Friendship improves happiness and abates misery, by the doubling of our joy and the dividing of our grief. There is always that who can betray and use you. Bob Marley There is a scarcity of friendship, but not of friends.
I wanted to regret and trying to convince her. Jim Morrison Friendship is a sheltering tree. I would be lying if I said I was just talking to everybody. Steve Maraboli Share your smile with the world. You only lie when you're afraid. Aristotle A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow. Kim Edwards The only thing more pathetic than your lies, is you.
The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing, not curing, not healing and face with us the reality of our powerlessness, that is a friend who cares. In other words, you have not truly forgiven that person. William Shakespeare One measure of friendship consists not in the number of things friends can discuss, but in the number of things they need no longer mention. Virginia Woolf The real test of friendship is can you literally do nothing with the other person? Walk beside me, just be my friend. Henry Ward Beecher Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty. The revolutionaries are those who know when power is lying in the street and then they can pick it up.
Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina The truth hurts, but lies are worse. ~Russian Proverb Honesty is the rarest wealth anyone can possess, and yet all the honesty in the world ain't lawful tender for a loaf of bread. It is a false statement made with a deliberate intention by someone who knows that it is not the truth. You might forget who you are. They would rather defend their dishonesty on the grounds that it might hurt others. I would like to lie, though. The Godfather Fast And Furious The most important thing in life will always be the people in this room.
Lying is done with words and also with silence. It is what protects me. Tolkien Harry Potter It takes a great deal of courage to stand up to your enemies, but a great deal more to stand up to your friends. Charles Lamb More , Part 4. Swami Sivananda The ideal friendship is to feel as one while remaining two. David Tyson There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship. In due time they expose themselves.
Winnie The Pooh The older I get the more selective I am of who is in my tribe. He tells us he only lied because…. I'm old and bruised But my fate is that of youth Liar Trickster you Be a grisly dragon's tooth Fire Of my love Will burn thee to a wizened word For ere to go unheard. I hate being lied straight to my face when I know every bit of the truth. Anais Nin Best friends are the people you can do anything and nothing with and still have the best time.