“Greater love has no one than this, that one lay down his life for his friends” John 15:13
A friend says nice things behind your back.
A friend doesn’t walk ahead of you or behind you, he walks next to you.
A friend will double your joy and halve your grief.
A friend can be counted on to count on you.
A friend is like a shock absorber – he helps you over the bumps of life.
A friend knows you but still likes you anyway.
A friend understands your silence.
A friend helps you up (cf. Ecclesiastes 4:10).
A friend is someone who comes in when everyone else has gone out.
A friend is a very rare jewel.
A friend leaves footprints on your heart.
A friend sticks by you when you make a mistake.
A friend intercedes for you (cf. Job 16:20).
A friend in times of poverty is better than a friend in times of plenty.
A friend laughs with you, not at you.
A friend sticks closer than a brother.
A friend is one with whom you can be at peace.
A friend knows if it is well with your soul.
A friend will look you right in the eye.
A friend likes himself best when he’s with you.
“A friend loves at all times” Proverbs 17:17.
A friend is more interested in you than he is in himself.
A friend is like old shoes – easily worn.
A friend bears your infirmities.
A friend helps you do what you can when you say that you can’t.