Friend Quotes

  • quote 1507

    "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 healing, not curing... that is a friend who cares."

    - Henri Nouwen

  • quote 1664

    "Givers have to set limits because takers never do."

    - Unknown

  • Grace tries to understand

    "Grace is when somebody hurts you and you try to understand their situation instead of trying to hurt them back."

    - Unknown

  • We live in a world starved for solitude, silence, and privacy.

    "We live in a world starved for solitude, silence, and privacy: and therefore starved for meditation and true friendship."

    - C.S. Lewis

  • quote 1748

    "Blowing out someone else's candle does not make yours shine any brighter."

    - Toby Mac #SpeakLife

  • quote 1765

    "Listening is the highest form of hospitality... not to change people but offering them space where change can take place."

    - Henri Nouwen