georgealbertsmith“I would be a friend to the friendless and find joy in ministering to the needs of the poor.”
– George Albert Smith




richard-g-scott-large“True friendship is like the asphalt of life.  It fills in the potholes and makes the journey smooth.”
– Richard G. Scott




Eleanor-Roosevelt“Many people will walk in and out of your life.  But only true friends will leave footprints in your heart.”
– Eleanor Roosevelt*




Abraham_Lincoln_November_1863“The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.”
– Abraham Lincoln*




spencerwkimball“Always keep good company. Never waste an hour with anyone who doesn’t life you up and encourage you.”
– Spencer W. Kimball




Abraham_Lincoln_November_1863“When the conduct of men is designed to be influenced, persuasion, kind unassuming persuasion, should ever be adopted. It is an old and true maxim that ‘a drop of honey catches more flies than a gallon of gall’. So with men. If you would with a man to your cause, first convince him that you are his sincere friend. Therein is a drop of honey that catches his heart, which say what he will, is the greatest highroad to his reason, and which, once gained, you will find but little trouble in convincing him of the justice of your cause, if indeed that cause is really a good one.”
– Abraham Lincoln*


hinckley_medium“Jesus is my friend. None other has given me so much. He gave His life for me. I hope that I am worthy of being a friend to Him.”
– Gordon B. Hinckley



MONSON_medium“Often we assume that [the people around us] must know how much we love them. But we should never assume, we should let them know… We will never regret the kind words spoken or the affection shown. Rather, our regrets will come if such things are omitted from our relationships with those who mean the most to us.”
– Thomas S. Monson

Joseph_Smith1_Mormon“If my life is of no value to my friends, it is of none to myself.”
– Joseph Smith




375px-Ralph_Waldo_Emerson_ca1857_retouched“The only way to have a friend is to be one.”
– Ralph Waldo Emerson*





315px-040810-F-9471G-002“Surround yourself with greatness.”
– Chad Lewis






448px-Aristotle_Altemps_Inv8575“A friend to all is a friend to none.”
– Aristotle*





382px-Mark_Twain,_Brady-Handy_photo_portrait,_Feb_7,_1871,_cropped“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.”
– Mark Twain*





“He drew a circle that shut me out – Heretic, rebel, a thing to flout. But love and I had the wit to win: We drew a circle and took him in.”
– Edwin Markham*


“Show me your friends and I’ll show you your future.”
– Unknown


“You are only going to be as good as the people you surround yourself with; so be brave enough to let go of those who keep weighing you down.”
– Unknown