The state of friendship in the world has been greatly influenced by changing technologies that have allowed more people to become connected. From social media networks such as Facebook to professional networks like LinkedIn, millions of people from around the globe are finding ways to bridge together through common interests and similarities. If you have a close friend that has helped you in life, the following thank you messages for friends serve as great examples to a personal message you can orchestrate to them making them aware of your appreciation for their kind gesture.
A friend is one of the nicest things you can have, and one of the best things you can be.
A friend knows the song in my heart and sings it to me when my memory fails.
A good friend is cheaper than therapy.
A loyal friend laughs at your jokes when they’re not so good, and sympathizes with your problems when they’re not so bad.
A noble person is mindful and thankful for the favors he receives from others.
A single rose can be my garden… a single friend, my world.
A true friend is the greatest of all blessings, and that which we take the least care of all to acquire.
A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down.
But friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life, and thanks to a benevolent arrangement the greater part of life is sunshine.
Dear friend, you have one of the closest people in my life that has been there for me always. Today through this beautiful card, I thank you and appreciate our strong and long lasting friendship we have shared always from years. Thank you again friend.
Every gift from a friend is a wish for your happiness.
Friends are those rare people who ask how you are and then wait for the answer.
Friendship isn’t a big thing — it’s a million little things.
Have a happy birthday dearest friend. I appreciate our beautiful friendship all over the years and thank you for being the best buddy of my life. I send you load of love and happiness on the beautiful day of your birthday.
I thank you for your kindness, I will not soon forget; you’re one of the nicest people I have ever met.
If you want to turn your life around, try thankfulness. It will change your life mightily.
In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
It isn’t the size of the gift that matters, but the size of the heart that gives it.
It takes a long time to grow an old friend.
Most of us don’t need a psychiatric therapist as much as a friend to be silly with.
My father prayed because he had a good friend with whom to share the problems of the day.
One’s friends are that part of the human race with which one can be human.
Only your real friends will tell you when your face is dirty.
Thank you to all my friends who arrived at my birthday and showered love and best wishes on my special day. I gladly appreciate your wishes and also am thankful for the friends who couldn’t come but sent their birthday wishes to me. Thanks a lot my friends.
Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude. Gratitude is the completion of thankfulness. Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts.
The antidote for fifty enemies is one friend
The friend is the man who knows all about you, and still likes you.
The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile, nor the joy of companionship; it is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when he discovers that someone else believes in him and willing to trust him.
The heart of the giver makes the gift dear and precious.
The language of friendship is not words, but meanings.
The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that they can grow separately without growing apart.
The most I can do for my friend is simply be his friend.
To my best friend who has been there every day by my side, I appreciate your effort and our friendship always and thank you for the love and support you have showered on me always. Have a great day friend.
True friendship comes when silence between two people is comfortable.
True friendship multiplies the good in life and divides its evils. Strive to have friends, for life without friends is like life on a desert island. To find one real friend in a lifetime is good fortune; to keep him is a blessing.
We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.
What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be sure; but, scattered along life’s pathway, the good they do is inconceivable.
You can always tell a real friend: when you’ve made a fool of yourself he doesn’t feel you’ve done a permanent job.
When it comes to friendship in American, your gender and location can impact your experience. Women find it easier and more satisfying to build friendships versus men that focus more on having friends that impact their career. Based on your region, southerners may be more likely to donate an organ to a friend versus a midwesterner. Your religion and political views can also impact your ability to sustain friendships long term. The below infographic provides an interesting snapshot to the current state of friends in the United States.