100 Quotes about Having Someone to Talk to

A collection of quotes about having someone to talk to in times of trouble by past, present, famous, and unknown authors.

quotes about having someone to talk to
  1. “Sharing your thoughts, fears, and aspirations with someone you trust can truly lighten your heart.” – Unknown

  2. “Never undervalue the power of a good conversation.” – Unknown

  3. “Sometimes, all we need is a listening ear.” – Unknown

  4. “The best kind of friend is one you can sit on a porch with, and walk away feeling like it was the best conversation you’ve ever had.” – Unknown

  5. “It’s amazing how much better you feel when there’s someone you can talk to.” – Bob Ross

  6. “Solving a problem becomes easier when you have someone to discuss it with.” – Unknown

  7. “In the midst of despair, a trusted voice can be your ray of hope.” – Unknown

  8. “There’s nothing quite like the comfort of sharing your innermost thoughts with a friend.” – Unknown

  9. “Finding someone you can share your deepest secrets with is one of the biggest blessings in life.” – Unknown

  10. “When you can’t look on the bright side, I’ll sit with you in the dark.” – Alice in Wonderland

  11. “Sharing your journey can make the load lighter and the path clearer.” – Unknown

  12. “There is solace in breaking our silence. A strength of spirit when sharing our truth. It all starts with the choice to live on the other side of victim.” – Christine Macdonald

  13. “We are healed from suffering only by experiencing it in full.” – Marcel Proust

  14. “A trouble shared is a trouble halved.” – Chinese Proverb

  15. “No road is long with good company.” – Turkish Proverb

  16. “Sometimes all you need is a friend to listen with no judgement.” – Unknown

  17. “A friend hears the song in my heart and sings it to me when my memory fails.” – Donna Roberts

  18. “Just knowing there’s someone out there who understands, makes a world of difference.” – Unknown

  19. “The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love.” – Hubert H. Humphrey

  20. “A word of encouragement during a failure is worth more than an hour of praise after success.” – Unknown

  21. “The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing… not healing, not curing… that is a friend who cares.” – Henri Nouwen

  22. “It’s not that diamonds are a girl’s best friend, but it’s your best friends who are your diamonds.” – Gina Barreca

  23. “Having someone to love is family. Having somewhere to go is home. Having both is a blessing.” – Donna Hedges

  24. “There is nothing I wouldn’t do for those who are really my friends.” – Jane Austen

  25. “A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.” – Jim Morrison

  26. “It’s not what we have in life, but who we have in our life that matters.” – Unknown

  27. “True friends are always together in spirit.” – L.M. Montgomery

  28. “The language of friendship is not words but meanings.” – Henry David Thoreau

  29. “Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: ‘What! You too? I thought I was the only one.'” – C.S. Lewis

  30. “A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.” – Walter Winchell

  31. “A friend is someone who understands your past, believes in your future, and accepts you just the way you are.” – Unknown

  32. “Friends are medicine for a wounded heart, and vitamins for a hopeful soul.” – Steve Maraboli

  33. “Friendship is the golden thread that ties the heart of all the world.” – John Evelyn

  34. “Life was meant for good friends and great adventures.” – Unknown

  35. “A good friend is like a four-leaf clover; hard to find and lucky to have.” – Irish Proverb

  36. “True friends are never apart, maybe in distance but never in heart.” – Unknown

  37. “Friends are the siblings God never gave us.” – Mencius

  38. “A sweet friendship refreshes the soul.” – Proverbs 27:9

  39. “The only way to have a friend is to be one.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

  40. “Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.” – Euripides

  41. “In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

  42. “A true friend is someone who is there for you when he’d rather be anywhere else.” – Len Wein

  43. “In prosperity our friends know us; in adversity we know our friends.” – John Churton Collins

  44. “The best time to make friends is before you need them.” – Ethel Barrymore

  45. “Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.” – Aristotle

  46. “A single rose can be my garden… a single friend, my world.” – Leo Buscaglia

  47. “Friends are those rare people who ask how we are and then wait to hear the answer.” – Ed Cunningham

  48. “Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive.” – Anais Nin

  49. “The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it.” – Hubert H. Humphrey

  50. “A friend is a gift you give yourself.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

  51. “True friendship comes when the silence between two people is comfortable.” – David Tyson

  52. “There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate.” – Linda Grayson

  53. “Some people go to priests; others to poetry; I to my friends.” – Virginia Woolf

  54. “The best mirror is an old friend.” – George Herbert

  55. “True friendship is like sound health; the value of it is seldom known until it is lost.” – Charles Caleb Colton

  56. “A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same.” – Elbert Hubbard

  57. “Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.” – Baltasar Gracian

  58. “The bird a nest, the spider a web, man friendship.” – William Blake

  59. “A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down.” – Arnold H. Glasow

  60. “I would rather walk with a friend in the dark, than alone in the light.” – Helen Keller

  61. “Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.” – Khalil Gibran

  62. “A true friend freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously, and continues a friend unchangeably.” – William Penn

  63. “The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is to be one.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

  64. “A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow.” – William Shakespeare

  65. “Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together.” – Woodrow T. Wilson

  66. “True friendship resists time, distance, and silence.” – Isabel Allende

  67. “Friendship is a sheltering tree.” – Samuel Taylor Coleridge

  68. “Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.” – Marcel Proust

  69. “Friends are the family you choose.” – Jess C. Scott

  70. “A friend is what the heart needs all the time.” – Henry Van Dyke

  71. “A friend is the one who comes in when the whole world has gone out.” – Grace Pulpit

  72. “Friends…they cherish one another’s hopes. They are kind to one another’s dreams.” – Henry David Thoreau

  73. “The best kind of friend is the one you could sit on a porch with, never saying a word, and walk away feeling like that was the best conversation you’ve had.” – Unknown

  74. “Life is partly what we make it, and partly what it is made by the friends we choose.” – Tennessee Williams

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

  76. “A friend is someone with whom you dare to be yourself.” – Frank Crane

  77. “Friends are the family we choose for ourselves.” – Edna Buchanan

  78. “A friend can tell you things you don’t want to tell yourself.” – Frances Ward Weller

  79. “A true friend is someone who sees the pain in your eyes while everyone else believes the smile on your face.” – Unknown

  80. “The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that they can grow separately without growing apart.” – Elisabeth Foley

  81. “The family is one of nature’s masterpieces.” – George Santayana

  82. “Family is not an important thing. It’s everything.” – Michael J. Fox

  83. “The memories we make with our family is everything.” – Candace Cameron Bure

  84. “Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten.” – David Ogden Stiers

  85. “Being part of a family means smiling for photos.” – Harry Morgan

  86. “Other things may change us, but we start and end with the family.” – Anthony Brandt

  87. “The only rock I know that stays steady, the only institution I know that works, is the family.” – Lee Iacocca

  88. “In every conceivable manner, the family is a link to our past, bridge to our future.” – Alex Haley

  89. “Family is the most important thing in the world.” – Princess Diana

  90. “Family is a life jacket in the stormy sea of life.” – J.K. Rowling

  91. “The family is the test of freedom; because the family is the only thing that the free man makes for himself and by himself.” – Gilbert K. Chesterton

  92. “Family and friends are hidden treasures, seek them and enjoy their riches.” – Wanda Hope Carter

  93. “Having a place to go — is a home. Having someone to love — is a family. Having both — is a blessing.” – Donna Hedges

  94. “Without a family, man, alone in the world, trembles with the cold.” – Andre Maurois

  95. “Family: where life begins and love never ends.” – Unknown

  96. “In time of test, family is best.” – Burmese Proverb

  97. “Families are the compass that guides us. They are the inspiration to reach great heights.” – Brad Henry

  98. “You don’t choose your family. They are God’s gift to you, as you are to them.” – Desmond Tutu

  99. “Family is not defined by our genes, it is built and maintained through love.” – Amalia G.

  100. “The most important thing in the world is family and love.” – John Wooden

  101. “Rejoice with your family in the beautiful land of life.” – Albert Einstein

  102. “A happy family is but an earlier heaven.” – George Bernard Shaw

  103. “Families are like branches on a tree. We grow in different directions yet our roots remain as one.” – Unknown

  104. “A family doesn’t need to be perfect; it just needs to be united.” – Unknown

  105. “Family gives you the roots to stand tall and strong.” – Unknown

  106. “Love your family. Spend time, be kind & serve one another. Make no room for regrets.” – Joyce Meyer

  107. “Family is this very deep, complex thing that for most people becomes everything. It informs your entire life.” – Ezra Miller

  108. “Family is a unique gift that needs to be appreciated and treasured, even when they’re driving you crazy.” – Jill Scott

  109. “Family isn’t always blood. It’s the people in your life who want you in theirs; the ones who accept you for who you are.” – Unknown

  110. “The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other’s life.” – Richard Bach

  111. “While we may not be able to control all that happens to us, we can control what happens inside us.” – Benjamin Franklin 

  112. “The love of a family is life’s greatest blessing.” – Eva Burrows

  113. “A man travels the world over in search of what he needs and returns home to find it.” – George Moore

  114. “Family is family.” – Linda Linney

  115. “Family and friendships are two of the greatest facilitators of happiness.” – John C. Maxwell

  116. “It didn’t matter how big our house was; it mattered that there was love in it.” – Peter Buffett

  117. “In family life, love is the oil that eases friction, the cement that binds closer together, and the music that brings harmony.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

  118. “The informality of family life is a blessed condition that allows us all to become our best while looking our worst.” – Marge Kennedy

  119. “To us, family means putting your arms around each other and being there.” – Barbara Bush

  120. “Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.” – George Burns