Category Archives: Friendship

Friends at a Distance – Henry David Thoreau


“Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious as to have friends at a distance; they make the latitudes and longitudes.”

~ Henry David Thoreau

Strong Companions – Wayne Muller


“We are called to be strong companions and clear mirrors to one another, to seek those who reflect with compassion and a keen eye how we are doing, whether we seem centered or off course … we need the nourishing company of others to create the circle needed for growth, freedom and healing.”

~ Wayne Muller

Long Walks –


” Go for long walks with a friend. “




Friendship is Born – C.S. Lewis


“Friendship is born at that moment when one man says to another: “What! You too? I thought that no one but myself .”

~  C.S. Lewis

Each Friend Represents a World in Us – Anaïs Nin


“Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.”

~ Anaïs Nin

Good Company – Jane Austen


“My idea of good company is the company of clever, well-informed people who have a great deal of conversation; that is what I call good company.”

~ Jane Austen

Best Measures of Worth – Charles Darwin


“A man’s friendships are one of the best measures of his worth.”

~  Charles Darwin

Best Friendships – Steve Pavlina


“I think the best friendships are those that can stand the test of time, where the friendship is based more on who you are than on what you do or what you have.”

~ Steve Pavlina