15 Quotes that Explain Why a Best Friend is The Best

We assure you a bear hug with your bestie won't be enough after reading this list.
by Melanie Santiago   |  Sep 10, 2016
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  1. Because of you, I laugh a little harder, cry a little less, and smile a lot more.

When you recall your experiences and realize most of it is with your best friend, you know she was the cherry on top that made it so much better.

  1. As we grow up, we realize it becomes less important to have more friends and more important to have real ones.

No amount of friends can make up for your best friend.

  1. Find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours…

Most of the time, it’s only you and your best friend that get each other in your own weird world, and that's okay.

  1. The best kind of friendships are fierce lady friendships where you aggressively believe in each other, defend each other, and think the other deserves the world.

They support you 110% and vice versa.

  1. A best friend won't agree with you to make you happy. If anything, they'll say what needs to be said, no matter if you want to hear it or not.


But they'll be the first to tell you "no" when you need to hear it.

  1. A friend is someone who loves you when you forget to love yourself.

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They might laugh at you when you trip, annoy you, tease you but they are the same ones who'll remind you why you're worth it.

  1. Best friends are the people you can do anything and nothing with and still have the best time.

You can Wi-Fi and chill and still have the greatest time.

  1. Hard times will always reveal true friends.

Even more, your best friend will be the one to tell you to keep going and…

  1. Best friends are people who make your problems their problems just so you don't have to go through them alone.

They’re with you every step of the way.

  1. Friendship isn't about whom you have known the longest. It's about who came, and never left your side.


They're not just in it for the good times but they stick with you through the bad.

  1. A true friend is someone who sees the pain in your eyes while everyone else believes the smile on your face.

They know the real you even when you try and hide it.

  1. A friend is someone who lets you have total freedom to be yourself.

They've accepted every part of you even if you haven't.

  1. A true friend accepts you who you are, but also helps you become who you should be.

They're your biggest fans who'll support your goals and aspirations.

  1. A good friend knows all your stories, a best friend helped you write them.

Your bestie is the co-author of every memorable moment in your life.

  1. The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that they can grow separately without growing apart.

You know you're best friends because you can't be separated by time, distance or even when you take on different endeavors.

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Melanie Santiago
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Frustrated painter and writer, Melanie also takes time to drop by candymag.com and share the stories she comes across.
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