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Love And Friendship Quotes About Loyalty

Loyalty and devotion lead to bravery. Bravery leads to the spirit of self-sacrifice. The spirit of self-sacrifice creates trust in the power of love.
Morihei Ueshiba

Loyalty is the strongest glue which makes a relationship last for a lifetime.
Mario Puzo

Loyalty means nothing unless it has at its heart the absolute principle of self-sacrifice.
Woodrow T. Wilson

Loyalty is the pledge of truth to oneself and others.
Ada Velez-Boardley

Loyalty is the foundation of a relationship. Without it, you have nothing.

Loyalty is the strongest bond between two people, and it is the foundation of any successful relationship.

Loyalty is a two-way street. If I'm asking for it from you, then you're getting it from me.
Harvey Specter

Loyalty is the key to a lasting friendship.
Mario Puzo

Loyalty is the strongest foundation of any relationship. Without it, the relationship will crumble.

Love And Friendship Quotes About Forgiveness

Forgiveness is the oil of relationships.
Josh McDowell

Forgiveness is the giving, and so the receiving, of life.
George MacDonald

Forgiveness is the healing of wounds caused by another.
Giles Andreae

Forgiveness is the highest and most difficult of all moral lessons.
Josiah Gilbert Holland

Forgiveness is the only way to heal ourselves and be free.
Tara Brach

Forgiveness is the final form of love.
Reinhold Niebuhr

The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
Mahatma Gandhi

Forgiveness is not an occasional act, it is a constant attitude.
Martin Luther King Jr.

Forgiveness is the key to action and freedom.
Hannah Arendt

Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it.
Mark Twain

Love And Friendship Quotes About Understanding

The most basic and powerful way to connect to another person is to listen. Just listen. Perhaps the most important thing we ever give each other is our attention.
Rachel Naomi Remen

The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
Mahatma Gandhi

The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that they can grow separately without growing apart.
Elisabeth Foley

The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love.
Hubert H. Humphrey

The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.
Alan Watts

The only true test of friendship is the time your friend spends on you.
John Marsden

Love And Friendship Quotes About Laughter

Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is by far the best ending for one.
Oscar Wilde

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.
E. E. Cummings

Laughter is the shortest distance between two people.
Victor Borge

Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.
Victor Hugo

Laughter is the closest distance between two people.
George Bernard Shaw

Laughter is the language of the soul.
Pablo Neruda

Laughter is the tonic, the relief, the surcease for pain.
Charlie Chaplin

Laughter is the foundation of a lasting relationship.

Laughter is the music of the heart.

Laughter is the key to happiness.

Love And Friendship Quotes About Memories

The best things in life are the people we love, the places we've been, and the memories we've made along the way.

Memories are the key not to the past, but to the future.
Corrie Ten Boom

The best memories are the ones you can't explain. You just had to be there.

The best part of life is the memories we create with the people we love.

Memories may fade as time goes by, but they will never be forgotten.

The best memories are made when gathered around the table.

Memories are the treasures that we keep locked deep within the storehouse of our souls, to keep our hearts warm when we are lonely.

The best memories are the ones that you can't put into words.

Memories are the timeless treasures of the heart.

The best things in life are the people we love, the memories we've made, and the stories we've shared along the way.

Love And Friendship Quotes About Acceptance

Love is the ability to recognize and appreciate the unique perspective of another person.

Friendship is the purest love.

Love is not about changing someone. It's about accepting them for who they are.

Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together.
Woodrow T. Wilson

Love is the absence of judgment.
Dalai Lama XIV

Love And Friendship Quotes About Encouragement

A friend is one who strengthens you with prayers, blesses you with love and encourages you with hope.

A true friend is someone who is always there during the ups and downs, I actually have a few of them.

Love And Friendship Quotes About Unconditional Love

Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds.
William Shakespeare

Love is an unconditional commitment to an imperfect person.
Ann Landers

The greatest gift that you can give to others is the gift of unconditional love and acceptance.
Brian Tracy

Love is not just a feeling of passion, it is a choice to commit to someone for life.

True love is unconditional and lasts forever.

Love is not about what we can get, but about what we can give.

Love is not about finding someone who completes you, but about finding someone who accepts you completely.

Love is not about changing someone, it is about loving them for who they are.

Love And Friendship Quotes About Trust

The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them.
Ernest Hemingway

Trust is the glue of life. It's the most essential ingredient in effective communication. It's the foundational principle that holds all relationships.
Stephen Covey

I trust you: That's huge. That's truth. That's real love. Everyone uses 'I love you' so loosely.
Justin Chatwin

The best proof of love is trust.
Joyce Brothers

Trust is the highest form of human motivation. It brings out the very best in people.
Stephen R. Covey

Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.
William Shakespeare

Trust is the fruit of a relationship in which you know you are loved.
William P. Young

Trust is the foundation of love, and love is the glue that holds relationships together.

Trust is the key to friendship, and friendship is the key to a successful relationship.

Trust is the most important thing in any relationship. It's the foundation for everything.
Emily Giffin

Love And Friendship Quotes About Support

The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it.
Hubert H. Humphrey

A true friend is someone who is there for you when they'd rather be anywhere else.
Len Wein

The best mirror is an old friend.
George Herbert

The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same.
Elbert Hubbard

Friends are the family we choose for ourselves.
Edna Buchanan

A friend is someone who understands your past, believes in your future, and accepts you just the way you are.

A true friend is someone who thinks that you are a good egg even though he knows that you are slightly cracked.
Bernard Meltzer

A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
Jim Morrison

The language of friendship is not words but meanings.
Henry David Thoreau

Love And Friendship Quotes About Kindness

Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.
Mark Twain

No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.

The greatest gift you can give someone is your kindness and attention.
Debasish Mridha

Kindness is the sunshine in which virtue grows.
Robert Green Ingersoll

A single act of kindness throws out roots in all directions, and the roots spring up and make new trees.
Amelia Earhart

Kindness is the oil that takes the friction out of life.
Author Unknown

Kindness is the touch of an angel's hand.
Author Unknown

Kindness is the light that dissolves all walls between souls, families, and nations.
Paramahansa Yogananda

Kindness is the foundation of a good life.
Author Unknown

Kindness is the essence of greatness and the fundamental characteristic of the noblest men and women I have known.
Joseph B. Wirthlin

Love And Friendship Quotes About Growth

Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible—it cannot be seen or measured, yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more joy than any material possession could.
Barbara De Angelis

The best time to make friends is before you need them.
Ethel Barrymore

Love is not a feeling of happiness. Love is a willingness to sacrifice.
Michael Novak

Love is not a matter of what happens in life. It's a matter of what's happening in your heart.
Ken Keyes Jr.

Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into a friend.
Martin Luther King Jr.

Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: 'What! You too? I thought I was the only one.'
C.S. Lewis

Love is not about possession. Love is about appreciation.

Love And Friendship Quotes About Communication

The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn't said.
Peter Drucker

Love is not just looking at each other, it's looking in the same direction.
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

The most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love, and to let it come in.
Morrie Schwartz

The most important thing in communication is to feel what is being said and hearing what isn't said.
Peter Drucker

The most important thing in communication is to hear what isn't being said.

Love And Friendship Quotes About Empathy

Empathy is the starting point for creating a community and taking action. It's the impetus for creating change.
Max Carver

Empathy is about finding echoes of another person in yourself.
Mohsin Hamid

Empathy is the key to great stories.
Austin Kleon

Empathy is the antidote to shame.
Brené Brown

Empathy is the ability to step outside of your own bubble and into the bubbles of other people.
C. JoyBell C.

Empathy is the highest form of knowledge.
Bill Bullard

Empathy is the glue that holds relationships together.
Carolyn Hax

Empathy is the capacity to think and feel oneself into the inner life of another person.
Heinz Kohut

Empathy is the most radical of human emotions.
Gloria Steinem

Empathy is the pathway to peace.
Thich Nhat Hanh

Love And Friendship Quotes About Gratitude

Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.
Marcel Proust

Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others.
Marcus Tullius Cicero

The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.
Friedrich Nietzsche

Gratitude is the sign of noble souls.

Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.
Henry Ward Beecher

Gratitude is the healthiest of all human emotions. The more you express gratitude for what you have, the more likely you will have even more to express gratitude for.
Zig Ziglar

Gratitude is the memory of the heart.
Jean Baptiste Massieu

Gratitude is a powerful catalyst for happiness. It’s the spark that lights a fire of joy in your soul.
Amy Collette

Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.
Melody Beattie

Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend.
Melody Beattie

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