Friendship Quotes To Wish Happy Friendship Day
Image source: Pinterest Did you know Friendship Day was first created by Joyce Hall in 1930? Yup! Hall was the creator of the greeting card company Hallmark, and it was simply seen as a marketing gimmick to boost the sale of greeting cards in the US. A lot has changed since then and Friendship Day Celebrations today are a major calendar event in India, Bangladesh, Nepal and other Asian countries. Greeting cards have given way to digital greetings and you are spoilt for choice when it comes to exchanging gifts, with a heartfelt note to go along with it. The exchange of Friendship Bands along with cards and other greetings is possible thanks to the Latin American countries that began to celebrate Friendship Day after the Americans had tired of it. Image source: Pinterest But who cares about history, when the present looks so gloriously rosy thanks to the friends in your life, right? We say, any day when to reach out to your friend to say how he or she is super special in your life, is to be celebrated as Friendship Day. You can say it with friendship Day quotes, Friendship Bands, Flowers, and Friendship Day Gifts. It is always the gesture that counts. But here is also a little help at hand. We picked some words from famous people who had this friendship thing all sorted out it seems. Take a leaf from their book of friendship for some great quotes, songs about friends and friendships and add a little more warmth to your celebrations of Friendship. Our Pick of the Lot that says so much more than just the six words. Thoughtful. Sensitive, And Deep. These words say a lot about how much you value your friend and his/her friendship. “Friends are the family you choose” Image source: Pinterest Another beautiful thought from Eleanor Roosevelt, who was the first lady of the US way before we were born. Eleanor was an activist and a diplomat known for her way with words. Just as this gem she had once said that sums up the idea of friendship so nicely, isn’t it? "Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart". Image source: Pinterest For so many people of a certain time, the hit American sitcom FRIENDS told us all we needed to know about friends and friendship. And no one was as popular as Jennifer Aniston in the show, who became one of the biggest style icons of the time. This gem about friendship is simple but conveys all our emotions on the Day we celebrate with our friends. "There's nothing like a really loyal, dependable, good friend. Nothing". Image source: Pinterest One of the all-time favorite, a world classic, about friendship is this lovely song by The Beatles. You must have heard it a thousand times, in many variations on the radio, in ad jingles or even a friend humming it in between college lectures. A quick look at the lyrics will tell you why this Beatles song is still considered one of the best anthems about Friendships EVER! What would you think if I sang out of tune? Would you stand up and walk out on me? Lend me your ears and I'll sing you a song And I'll try not to sing out of key Oh, I get by with a little help from my friends Mm, I get high with a little help from my friends Mm, gonna try with a little help from my friends Image source: Pinterest Another modern day classic about friendship comes from The Toy Story, A very real, very warm and very identifiable song about friendship set in in the modern world, this song by Randy Newman is something we often hum to ourselves, especially after a long chat with our 4am buddies when we cry our hearts out over a love story gone wrong! ” “You've got troubles, and I've got 'em too/ There isn't anything I wouldn't do for you/ We stick together and can see it through/ 'Cause you've got a friend in me.” Image source: Pinterest So go ahead, celebrate Happy Friendship Day with your choice of friendship quotes, or all-time classic songs about friends. Say it with a band and a box of chocolates and make it special.