Friendship day

What is Friend
1. The definition of a friend has changed in today technologically connected world. Today we may think we have many friends. It is true we do enjoy the ability to be informed and to stay current with what is happening in the lives of many of our acquaintances as well as current and former friends and even people we have not met personally whom we call our friends.In the context of social media, the term friend is often used to describe contacts rather than relationships. You have the ability to send your friends a message, but this is not the same thing as having a relationship with a person one on one. .....
What is Friend 1
2. What is a friend... A single soul, dwelling in two bodies AristotleTrue friendship is perhaps the only relation that survives the trials and tribulations of time and remains unconditional. A unique blend of affection, loyalty, love, respect, trust and loads of fun is perhaps what describes the true meaning of friendship. Similar interests, mutual respect and strong attachment with each other are what friends share between each other. These are just the general traits of a friendship. To experience what is friendship, one must have true friends, who are indeed rare treasure. .....
What is friendship
3. Friendship is a type of relationship between two people who care about each other. But such a dry definition does not do the concept of friendship justice. Consider these examples A friend is the first person you want to call when you hear good news. A friend remembers that you don like pickles on your sandwich. A friend will accompany you on the most boring of errands and make them seem fun.In other words, friendship is wonderful, and much ink has been spilled in citing the virtues of having friends. That not to say friendship is easy, though. It demands time and effort, and it requires that people put someone other than themselves first sometimes. But in exchange for that work, a friend can provide an immense amount of support and comfort in good times and in bad. .....
What is friendship 1
4. Friendship is a relationship of mutual affection between two or more people. Friendship is a stronger form of interpersonal bond than an association. Friendship has been studied in academic fields such as sociology, social psychology, anthropology, and philosophy. Various academic theories of friendship have been proposed, including social exchange theory, equity theory, relational dialectics, and attachment styles. A World Happiness Database study found that people with close friendships are happier.Although there are many forms of friendship, some of which may vary from place to place, certain characteristics are present in many types of friendship. Such characteristics include affection, sympathy, empathy, honesty, altruism, mutual understanding and compassion, enjoyment of each other company, trust, and the ability to be oneself, express one feelings, and make mistakes without fear of judgment from the friend. .....
What is friendship 2
5. Friendship is having a good relationship with someone, who we call a friend. People in a friendship have respect and affection for each other. A friendship is different from a romantic relationship friends do not necessarily love each other romantically.A friend is a person that someone likes or knows. People who are friends talk to each other and spend time together. They also help each other when they are in trouble or are hurt. Friends are people that can be looked up to and trusted. Sometimes people can tell their secrets to their parents so they tell it to their friends. Usually friends have similar interests. A friend is one who admires a person skill and helps or encourages them to make the right choices. .....
abbreviation of Friendship
6. F...Fun
N...Never Ending
P...Priceless .....
Friendship Day History
7. Friendship is one relation that has survived on earth since its existence. Even when there was no understanding of a lawful marital relationship, the feeling of companionship always existed. This feeling of companionship is actually the feeling of friendship. It is not merely a relationship rather a unique blend of affection, trustworthiness, care, respect, and loads of fun. In present time, when people do not get enough time from work, the importance of friendship is being understood. This is the reason why people decided a special day to reciprocate this special relationship on a special day in a special way. To know more about Friendship Day history, read on this article.

The tradition of celebrating Friendship Day has been prevalent since a very long time. However, you may not find much written literature about the history and origin of Friendship Day as for a long time no formal date was assigned top this occasion. Humans have been friends ever since civilization came into existence. As a social animal, a human being needs companionship and friendship. Thus one can say that friendship has existed even in prehistoric times. So, the celebration of an occasion specially meant for friendship is really special.In the year 1935 the United States Congress announced the first Sunday of August as the National Friendship Day. From then on it has caught up with the rest of the world and today everyone celebrates Friendship Day with much enthusiasm and joy. A special day dedicated just for friends is something that everyone looks forward to. The beautiful idea of honoring one of the most pious relations of all, i.e. Friendship, is appreciated by people all over the world. It has assumed the proportion of being celebrated as a festival.

Friends all over the world pay tribute to their chums by giving those gifts and other tributes. The best way to celebrate this beautiful day is by spending the entire day with your special pals.Though till last few decades, this celebration was popular with people of western countries. It is only with the phase of globalization that people in the other parts of the world came to know about this wonderful celebration. This occasion has been commercially much promoted and now, even the smallest suburban area of a third world country is aware of this occasion. The celebrations are also more or less the same everywhere. People go out with friends and celebrate this occasion by having a gala time together. Exchange of gifts, flowers and cards are popular trends of this occasion. It is estimated that this is one of the most commercially benefiting occasions for the gift and card galleries as millions of gifts, cards and chocolates are bought on this occasion throughout the world. Once started as a small event, this occasion has become as grand as a festival. .....

Friendship Day
8. Friendship day was originally founded by Hallmark in 1919. It was intended to be a day for people to celebrate their friendship by sending eachother cards, but by 1940 the market had dried up, and eventually it died out completely. However, in 1998 Winnie the Pooh was named the world Ambassador of Friendship at the United Nations (believe it or not!), and in April 2011 the United Nations officially recognised 30th July as International Friendship Day although most countries celebrate on the first Sunday of August.According to the Friendship Day declaration, we are invited to observe this day in an appropriate manner, in accordance with the culture and other appropriate circumstances or customs of their local, national and regional communities, including through education and public awarenessraising activities. .....
The True Meaning Of Friendship
9. The true meaning of friendship is when you consider the other person wellbeing to be as valuable as your own. If you feel this way about a person, you are truly their friend.If you consider that another person good is as important as your own, you will treat them the way friends are supposed to treat each other. You will make sacrifices for them when, by doing so, you can help them. You will make sure that you are behaving in ways that will not hurt them. This is the essence of friendship.If you are not friends with someone, you may care about their happiness, but not as much as you care about your own. But if you are true friends, you will care as much for the other as you do for yourself. .....
Key Ideas about Friendship
10. Choose friends who share your values so you can strengthen and encourage each other in living high standards.
To have good friends, be a good friend.
As you seek to be a friend to others, do not compromise your standards. .....
How to attract true Friendship
11. Be a friend. There is an old saying that holds true even through today troubled times If you want a friend, be a friend.

Be yourself. Everyone is unique, so dress how you want to. Avoid the peer pressure, cookiecutter personality profile. Don try to fit in, be proud of your individuality. Then, go out and do things with people you meet, whether they be existing or new friends, and go and enjoy yourself. Be noticed for being yourself.

Be respectful, smile, and do something that will get you noticed. Help others out if they need it.

Be nice to others and to new friends you meet, to people you meet. If you are in school and are working with someone that is unpopular, be nice and listen to what they want to say.

Be modest. No one likes a showoff, especially if they do it all the time. If you want to brag about something, don prolong it, and do it tastefully.

Be Outgoing. There nothing wrong with being shy. But lighten up a little. Itll be hard to attract friends if youre antisocial. Talk to new people. Meet the new kid in school. Introduce yourself to the person who sits behind you in math class. More people will want to be around you. .....

The impact of Friendship
12. Have you ever met someone or some people that you just connected with right away I am not talking about Soul Mates.just normal, regular human beings that made quite an impression on you. Those people that are just THEMSELVES without having to try so hard to BE someone theyare not. The GENUINE people.! Am I rambling. Probably, but thisis not the first time I have done that!So here is the reason for this particular article about these Genuinely Attractive people. Now, I am not using the word attractive in reference to their looks, although they are beautiful people in that sense as well, but that not WHY I am attracted to them. I have seen their spirits within through their words only since I have never met any of them in person. They have still made quite an impression on my spirit and life and I am amazed at their different talents. .....
A good friend poem
13. A good friend is someone
who cares about you
they are someone who will be
there when youre down

A good friend is someone
who willing to help you
when you are in a little trouble
that hard to get out

A good friend is someone
who you can talk to
and trust with your problems
in not telling anyone else

A good friend is someone
who will come and stop
you from taking your life
and sit down to show you
all of the good things
to live for

That What A Good Friend Is .....

Friendship Poems
14. Best Friends Poem
A number of adjectives such as best, close, intimate, special, trusted are used to describe the depth of friendship. Although friends are classified into such categories, the underlying meaning for the relation shared with each of them would remain the same. Friends laugh in each other happiness, cry when one is hurt, offer help without thinking twice and thank the Almighty that they found each other.

Broken Friendship Poem
Broken friendships would create void in your mind, when you experience the agony of parting your friends, who remained a significant part of your life. In fact, the pain of going through a broken friendship is unbearable. The world seems to be ending and you seem completely helpless, with no one to turn to. When a friendship breaks, it really hurts.

Funny Friendship Poems
Friendship is a multifaceted relationship, comprising of different kinds of emotions. At one instance, when you share an emotional bond with your pals, you would also enjoy lighter moments with them, which are cherished for the lifetime. Based on the fun element of friendship, many poets have dedicated poems to their favorite pals, in which, they have conveyed their heartfelt feelings in a humorous way.

Short Friendship Poem
The unique bond shared by friends is something beyond comparison. True friends cherish the beautiful relationship for the lifetime. Being with friends is a lot of fun. Friendship Day is dedicated to the relationship. It commemorates the strength of the bond shared by friends. The day is an excellent opportunity for friends to spend time with each other and enjoy the day to the fullest.

Sorry Friendship Poem
Like any other relation, friendship also has ups and downs. True friends would have similar thoughts and argue for dissimilarities as well.Misunderstandings may also creep in. Sometimes you hurt a friend unintentionally and then regret it. You want to say orry, but hesitate to do so.

Thank You Friend Poem
Friendship Day is a general festival of India, dedicated to friends and the strong bond that they share with each other. It is a day, when people spend quality time with their pals by hanging out with them. Gifts, greeting cards and flowers are exchanged between them, to show their heartfelt feelings for each other and extend their sincere gratitude for being a prominent part of life. .....

Friendship Cards
15. Friendship ECard
Sending wishes to your beloved friend, on the glorious occasion of Friendship Day, is just the matter of a mouse click. With the increase in the competition, more and more websites are coming up with a wide variety of ecards. This has provided the netizens across the globe to connect to their friends very easily, without spending anything, except for the internet connection. Ecards are now easily available in the internet and can be personalized and sent to your friend, no matter where heshe is residing in. In fact, sending ecards has become a customary, so it is common to see people accessing internet to get their hands on ecards suitable for their pals, on Friendship Day.
Handmade Friendship Card
A handmade friendship greeting card has much more sentimental value than the one purchased from the market. Giving your friend a handmade card as a symbol of your undying friendship is something that will be cherished by himher forever. Friendship greeting cards are very easy to make. You don have to be an expert to make one yourself! Whether it looks good or not won bother your friend, as long as you have put in efforts and heartfelt feelings to make it. It is worth every effort you put in and it will be paid off, when you see your friend smile happily! We bring you simple tips on how to make homemade card for a friend. .....
Friendship Day Gifts
16. Friendship Books
Books are any day an ideal gift for Friendship Day. If you have a friend who loves to read, then you shouldn really be worried about what to present that friend! Books can be great gifts for Friendship Day, since they are usually treasured for a long time and a true book lover will include your gift amongst the priceless collection rack.The book need not be very expensive or glittery.

Friendship Cake
One of the best gifts to give your friend on Friendship Day is a lip smacking cake. There are many easytomake cake recipes, which can be made by anyone, without taking much efforts. We bring you one such Friendship Day cake recipe recepie. Rather than getting one from the bakery, making a cake yourself for your best pal is definitely more special. It is definite that your friend will have a broad smile on hisher face and will brag about your long lasting friendship all life long.

Friendship Jewelry
Friendship day is the best occasion to present gifts to your pals. When it comes to presents, jewelry is one of the most treasured and thoughtful gifts that you can give to your friends. They are a symbol of undying friendship and make the bond grow stronger.You may choose a jewelry gift according to your budget, style and taste. There are many types of jewelry to choose from, to present to your friend.

Friendship Day Letters
One of the most thoughtful gestures of friendship is a hand written, heartfelt letter. Letters for your friends are priceless treasures that heshe would cherish for many years to come. They can be the ultimate gift to bestow upon your dearest friend, on Friendship Day. You may complement the letter with a bouquet and a box of chocolates, to make the present even more special. You can pen down your innermost thoughts for your friend in a letter and be sure that heshe is surely going to like it. Your letter need not be polished and a literary piece. .....

Friendship Day Party
17. Friends add color to our lives and make it meaningful. Anyone would find himher incomplete without having a good circle of friends or at least one or two individuals as dependable pals. Friendship Day honors the strong bond shared by friends. It is one of the wonderful occasions of the year, wherein friends celebrate their strong bond, with fun and fervor. Over the years, partying has become a trend for celebrating almost all kinds of festivals and Friendship Day is no exception. Certain things need to be considered, when it comes to planning any kind of party, including the one organized to celebrate Friendship Day. These include venue, invitation, decorations, food, gamesactivities and favors.
Advanced bookings should be done for the venue of Friendship Day party, to avoid any kind of compromise on space. Date and time should also fixed well in advance, so that no one in your friend circle misses out the reunion. While choosing the decorations for the party venue, consider the availability of space and, of course, your budget. Plan the party menu according to the general preferences of your guests. Over the passing years, it has become a customary to purchase party favors for almost every kind of party. .....
Friendship Day Decoration
18. Friendship Day is the perfect occasion to let loose all the tensions and party all the night, with friends. If you are planning a party, then you would want to make it as attractive as possible. Out of the criteria for planning a party, decorations remain prominent. This is largely because if the decorative items are subtracted from the venue, the party would look to dull and boring and would be not enjoyed by all. .....
Friendship Day Party Favor
19. The custom of presenting favors to the guests of Friendship Day party has become a hot trend. This is largely because most of the Friendship Day parties are reunions. Therefore, people hosting the party would make it a point to purchase a souvenir for their guests, so that even when lost touch, they would remember the party and the person as well as treasure the gift for a long time. .....
Friendship Day Party Food
20. Friendship Day is dedicated to commemorate the divine relationship shared by friends. To enjoy the day to the fullest, many people arrange enthralling parties. They would make it a point that their party guests (their beloved friends) are entertained and that the occasion remains memorable for a long time. .....
Friendship Day Party Game
21. Parties are incomplete without games in them. As far as Friendship Day party is concerned, it becomes mandatory to include games in it, because your friends would definitely expect something interesting and exciting out of your party. While choosing the games, consider the type of party (whether you have chosen any theme or not) and the general tastes of your guests. .....
Friendship Day Party Invitation
22. Friendship Day is a wonderful occasion for arranging friends reunion. You may spend some quality time with all your friends on the day, by throwing an enthralling party. This way, you will get to refresh the memorable moments that you have shared with your pals. Friendship Day party is also an occasion to extend your sincere gratitude to your friends, for being an important part in your life. .....
Friendship Day Celebrations
23. Friendship Day calls for wonderful celebrations as it is a perfect occasion to let your friends know how special they are and how cherished is your friendship. It is celebrated all over the world with extreme zeal and fervor. Though the beginning of the Friendship Day celebrations can be traced back to 1935, the celebrations have gradually acquired popularity. Today we also have a friendship ambassador Winnie the Pooh. Friendship Day is not only a day dedicated to your friends, but also a day to let yourself loose and feel carefree. So, no matter how busy you are, take out time from your schedule to spend time with your friends. In case you are thinking of how to celebrate Friendship Day,

Camping Out
Take your friends along and plan a camping trip. Explore the outdoors with your friends and you can do a plenty of activities like have a bonfire, go trekking, etc. Camping out in the open environment will make sure you have plenty of time in hand and have fun exploring new things together. If you are a working man now, this would certainly be a great stress buster to have carefree adventure with your friends.

Organize a Friendship Day Party
It is the time to celebrate and show everyone how special is your friend. Organize a party for the sake of friendship and splurge upon everything right from the invitations to the d?cor to the party favors. Raise a toast for your friendship and prepare everything that your friends like. Do not forget to make two photocollage of this party, keep one with you and gift the other to him. Your friends will never forget this party for a lifetime.

Catch up on a Movie
What better way to celebrate Friendship Day than watching a nice movie together with friends. If there is a good movie playing in the theaters, you can go there with your friends and also have lunch or dinner outside. If not, then you can get some cute movie DVDs on friendship and watch it at the comfort of your home. If you are planning it at home, also try to create a theatre ambience. Arrange popcorns and coke and have a carefree celebration.

Recollect Old Memories
Has it been too long that you have not seen your friends. Have you been too busy with your professional life lately. Friendship Day is the best time to rejuvenate you then. Call your friends over and go through your albums. Recollect fond memories of childhood and how you became friends. Take a walk down the nostalgic lane and recollect fond memories like your first fights, amusing sleepovers, your first movie together, crushes, etc. .....

Friendship Day Date
24. Friendship Day is celebrated every year, on the first Sunday of August. In 2014, it will be celebrated on 4th August. The day for the occasion was declared by the US congress in 1935. The occasion began as a small event, to commemorate the relation shared by friends. Today, it has taken the shape of a grand festival. Gone are the days, when holidays such as Friendship Day were confined to the westerners. Today, since the world has turned into a global village, people in the rest of the world have adopted the festival wholeheartedly and celebrate it with great enthusiasm, just like any other occasion. They can easily relate them to the festival, because no one can merely survive without having at least a true friend in hisher life.

When Is Friendship Day 2014 Sunday Aug 03
2015 August 2
2016 August 7
2017 August 6
2018 August 5
2019 August 4
2020 August 2 .....

Friendship Day Flowers
25. Friendship day is one of the most special occasions in a year to reciprocate the love and care of your friend. It is the day to express your emotions and feeling of thankfulness towards your dear friend. You can express it in many ways by writing a poem, giving a hand made card or craft and also, by giving a bunch of flowers. Flowers are often considered the ideal way to tell your friends how special they are. Your friend will cherish those flowers and will preserve it forever. If you want to know which is that special flower that signifies your friendship go through our list below. Given below is information on Friendship Day flower meanings. Check out this list of popular Friendship Day flowers. .....
Popular Friendship Day Flowers
  • 13 Roses Friends Forever
  • Azalea Take care of yourself for my sake
  • Bell Flower (Small white) Gratitude
  • Camellia I admire you you are perfect in every way
  • Campanula Gratitude
  • Carnation (Pink) Ill never forget you
  • Chrysanthemum Youre a great friend
  • Daffodil I send my regards you are the only one for me
  • Daffodil Narcissus You are an Angel
  • Forget me not Don forget me
  • Geranium (Oak Leaved) Our friendship is true
  • Iris Your Friendship means so much to me
  • Ivy Friendship
  • Lily (Yellow) Thank you for everything
  • Periwinkle (Blue) Beginning of friendship
  • Periwinkle (Blue) Beginning of friendship
  • Rose (Pink) For my friend
  • Rose (Yellow) ? Friendship .....
  • How To Make A Friendship Day Bouquet
    27. A flower bouquet made by you would really a special gift for your friend. Here are the instructions for making a special flower bouquet for your friend on this occasion.

  • Collect 13 fresh rose flowers and soak them in a preservative solution for some hours so the bouquet lasts for a long time.
  • Once you take out the flowers from water, loosely wrap the wire throughout the length of the stems in a spiral mode.
  • Now make sure that you cut the stems across the bottom before you wrap it up in a tape. You can do it by wrapping a piece of floral tape around the top of the wire and pressing it in place. Once you have done this, turn the stems and stretch and pull the tape in downward direction.
  • Now wrap the wire around the stem without making buckles or gaps and glue the end of a 1 inch ribbon to the bottom of the flower stem. Trim the extra ribbon.
  • You can add transparent floral cover to the flowers if you want. .....
  • Friendship Betrayal
    28. True friends are hard to find, most of the time, people land up with wrong people, who are difficult to adjust with. With the increasing selfishness and cut throat competition between peers, it has become more difficult to find a person, who can be blindly trusted and looked upon in need.

    Accept Reality
    When friends let you down and are not there for you when you need them the most, its very heart wrenching. Sometimes the reason why friends betray you is just not known, which leaves you with a feeling of guilt that may be something went wrong from your side. In case of betrayal, being at the receiving end leaves you hurt, confused and angry. You demand answers as to why have you been betrayed for absolutely no fault of yours. The talks end abruptly, phone calls are not returned, letters remain unanswered and there is no contact whatsoever. Hate it as much as you want, you will have to come to terms with reality and accept that things were not meant to be.

    Do Not Drag Issues
    Though it may seem like the end of the world, there are ways to cope up with it. If the friendship has been ended by you, then there has to be reason concrete enough to justify the action you have taken. There is no point in dragging along a friendship when you know you are not comfortable with it. End it politely and quickly and most importantly, don regret your action.

    Cry Your Heart Out
    If you have been at the receiving end and feel that you have been betrayed for no fault of yours, it can be very hurtful. Don be embarrassed to cry and scream. You have been hurt and you have the right to vent out your frustration and once you take out all the frustrations, you will feel a lot better after Seek out other friends, siblings or your parents and talk to them. However, also learn to cope on your own, take out time and explore world again.

    Take Lessons
    Once you overcome the depression phase, you will be surprised to see that it was not very difficult. All that you needed was to make yourself understand that this friend was not meant for you. Also, remember these betrayals are experiences that taught you valuable lessons in life especially about your compatibility and your priorities in life. Don be exaggerate the issue on a vocal level but analyze it within your heart. However, make sure you do not become xenophobic after all betrayals should not stop you from trusting people and making new friends. .....

    Friendship Day Activities
    29. Organize A Party
    Organize a party for your friends on the occasion of Friendship Day. No need to splurge too much on the decorations and gifts. Make it simple and fun. Order junk food and make the ambience nice and calm. Have a good collection of music and you are set to party. You can also organize a theme party wherein everyone has to dress up like a particular character according to the theme.

    Outing With Friends
    Watch a nice movie together. You can head to the nearest theater and watch it there. While outside, you can also catch up on some shopping and have lunch together. If you are no more a college student now, remember the good old days and laugh off the silly misunderstandings that you developed in some phase of your friendship. Also, try to go to your favorite hangout zone of college days and cherish those carefree moments.

    Movie Marathon At Home
    If you don want to go outside, you can hire some movies and DVD and watch it with friends at the comfort of your home. Make it like a mini get together with food, drinks and popcorns and go for three movies, one after another. You can also plan a sleepover at your home. Call your friends, rent some horror movies, have loads of popcorn and you are all set to enjoy with your friends. Just have fun, tease each other by wearing horror masks.

    Night Out At Your Place
    If you have a backyard, put up a tent for dinner and organize a party for your friend under open sky. Call your friends to have dinner and stay at your place. Play music at night and dance until dawn. If you have option, you can arrange a barbeque too. If you are tired, lie down under the night sky watching the billions of twinkling stars. Your friends will always remember this wonderful night out. .....

    Friendship Day Crafts
    30. Friendship Band
    One of the most popular gift and craft of friendship is a friendship band. Use wool in different colors to make one for your friend. Take either three or six different colored threads of wool and plait it like you plait your hair. Make a loop at one end and leave the other end free after tying a knot so that it does not open. You can decorate it further with some sparkle or small stars. You can also make the same thing with ribbons in case you don have wool. You can also add beads of your name and your friends name to personalize the band.

    Friendship Basket
    You need an empty basket for this along with other materials like ribbons, glitter, small stars and cut outs that can be stuck, etc. Begin by cleaning the basket and paint it if it is damaged here and there. Let the paint dry and then begin by sticking the ribbon along the sides on the basket. Make small bows and stick them at strategic places on the basket. Sprinkle generous doses of sparkle glitter and stick small funny cut outs and stars sporadically around the basket. Make a small banner and stick it on the basket so that it looks like an arch. Write out something like For my Best Friend! on the banner. Fill the basket with goodies like candies and chocolates. Tie a bunch of balloons at one end of the basket and see the smile on your friend face when you gift the basket.

    Friendship Bookmark
    Take some cardboard and cut it in the form of long rectangle. You can use variations like keeping one end of the bookmark arched. Stick a ribbon at one end of the bookmark and draw out some cute illustrations on the corners. Write out a funky quote on the bookmark and decorate with some colors and glitter. You can also write a nice friendship quote if you want to give it an emotional touch. Your Friendship bookmark is ready. .....

    Friendship Day Recipes
    31. Friendship Day is an occasion for celebrating friendship and companionship, the most cherished relation of all the relations on this earth. It is about relishing the joy of having a friend who can stand along with you in all pain and pleasures. Generally, people celebrate friendship day by going out together and relishing on some scrumptious recipes together. However, if you want to make your friends feel special,

    recieps like

    Mocha Cooler (Coffee and Ice Cream), Fish Pakoras .....

    Friendship Quotes
    32. Famous people have spoken very highly of this relation called friendship. Over the ages, their words have been converted into meaningful and famous friendship messages. There are many such inspirational and amusing sayings on friendship. These friendship quotations try their best to put the magical feeling of friendship in simple words.

  • A true friend is someone who thinks that you are a good egg even though he knows that you are slightly cracked.
  • True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity, before it is entitled to the appellation.
  • A friend is one who knows you, but loves you anyway.
  • Who finds a faithful friend, finds a treasure.
  • The only way to have a friend is to be one.
  • The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
  • Hold a true friend with both your hands.
  • A faithful friend is the medicine of life.
  • Love is rarer than genius itself. And friendship is rarer than love.
  • There can be no Friendship where there is no Freedom.
  • No man is useless while he has a friend.
  • Books, like friends, should be few and well chosen.
  • ne loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.
  • Friends are the sunshine of life. .....
  • Friendship Symbols
    33. Chinese Friendship Symbol
    Ancient Chinese symbols are very mysterious in nature. Most of these symbols are derived from ancient Chinese calligraphy. These days, people prefer having these symbols as a part of body art, in the form of tattoos. These symbols are said to enhance positive energy in your friendship thus making it even more strong and lasting

    Friendship Bracelets
    Friendship bracelets are very common symbols of friendship. You can find many such bracelets in the markets these days. Since there is a huge variety to choose from, you can easily afford to be choosy about your favorite colors, designs, patterns, etc. The friendship band is supposed to be worn on your wrist until it falls off naturally.

    Friendship Stones
    Powerful friendship stones symbolize happiness and joy. They usher in good luck and strength in friendship. Some of the popular stones are Lapis Lazuli, Rhodonite, Turquoise Egg, etc. One can get these stones from any certified jeweler. While purchasing a friendship stone for your pal, ensure that you keep in mind hisher choices.

    Jade Plant
    The Jade plant is also known as the Friendship Tree. Some people mistake it to be the money plant. This plant is succulent and has pink and white flowers. The plant has the capacity to spread joy and positive energy and add happiness in this beautiful relation. The green juicy leaves signify joy and energy between two friends. It is an ideal gift to be given to a friend.

    Promise Ring
    Exchanging promise rings on Friendship Day signifies a very strong bond and means the friends are committed to each other in friendship. This is to say that whatever happens, they shall never leave each others side. One can easily get these rings from the market these days. They are available in a huge variety of colors and designs. .....

    Friendship Secrets
    34. It is rightly said that one can share any secret with a true friend. He may know your deepest fears and weaknesses and yet will never take advantage of you. However, keeping a friend secrets to you and not telling the world about is what makes the bond grow strong and last forever. You need to develop a trust and mutual understanding before you start sharing secrets with each other. With friends, secret talks never seem to end and it can get really amusing to know what has been going on in your friend mind.There is a phase in life especially from the teenage when one starts having a personal periphery in life and parents are excluded from it. It is because there are certain things that they can understand and there are certain issues which we can discuss with them. It is then when the friends become the best secret sharers. They are they one where one confides one feeling and best kept secrets. It is done with a trust that the friend who is confided into would never a breach your trust. .....
    Hanging Out with Friends
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    Friendship Day Party Theme
    36. Cowboy Theme
    Send wanted poster as invitation to your friends, if you are inviting them to a cowboy theme party. Include all the details, with the photograph of the host (you!), roll the poster and tie it with a bandana. Write the invitation in black letters and make use of parchment paper for the purpose. Place a basket full of bandanas and cowboy hats near the front door. Ask your guests to clad themselves in typical cowboy and cowgirl attire. As party favors, you may give them cowboy hats.

    Celebrities Them
    To throw an entirely different Friendship Day party, choose celebrities theme. Make a glittery invitation for the party. Ask your guests to dress up like the celebrity of their choice. By doing this, you would see a lot of variety in the party. To make the occasion even more interesting, arrange a competition wherein they should imitate the celebrity whom they have chosen for their get up for the party. This way, you will get to know the popular choices of your friends.

    Halloween Theme
    Halloween theme is a hit amongst people of all ages. Therefore, you can choose the popular theme for your Friendship Day party as well. Send out invitations suitable for the theme. Decorate your party venue just like a haunted house. Make use of artificial spider webs, tombstones and fake body parts. Dim the lights and make the place horrible. Ask your friends to come in Halloween costumes. You may also rate them according to their dress, during the party. Present pumpkin lights as the Friendship Day party favors to your guests.

    Graffiti Party Theme
    It is definite that you will have an exciting Friendship Day party, if you have set the popular graffiti theme for it. Graffiti party theme is best suitable for adults. Send invitations made of white paper, written with colorful markers. Ask your friends to come in white tshirt and denim jeans. As the party proceeds, switch off all the lights and provide them glowinthedark markers, so that they could write any slogan, message or draw picture in each other tshirts. Make use of glittery decorations for the venue, so that they shine when the lights are turned off. .....

    Friendship Day Wishes
    37. Flower remembers bees Fish remembers waterTree remembers the rainAt this moment,
    I remember you!To say happy friendship day to you!

    We know each other by chance We became friends by choice Still friends by decision
    And when we say friends forever It is definitely a lifetime promise. Happy Friendship Day

    Friends r like mornings,U cant have them the whole day,But U can be sure,
    Theyll be there when U wake up,Tomorrow, next week, next year .....

    Friendship Day in India
    38. Like all over the world, Friendship Day in India is also celebrated with much fanfare and enthusiasm. Though the celebration of Friendship Day in India is mainly limited to the urban sections of the society, there is extreme enthusiasm about the arrival of this day in the country. Youngsters in India spend the day with their closest friends and have loads of fun together. They exchange cards and cute gifts and recollect the days spent together. Though the trend of Friendship Day celebration is not very old, the celebration has become quite popular in last decade. .....
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    39. International Friendship Day is a day for celebrating friendship. The day has been celebrated in several southern South American countries for many years, particularly in Paraguay, where the first World Friendship Day was proposed in 1958.

    The International Day of Friendship is a United Nations (UN) day that promotes the role that friendship plays in promoting peace in many cultures. It is observed on July 30 each year. .....

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