What Makes A Good Friend?

Curtie Manuel Smith
3 min readMay 26, 2022


Companions grinning
Having old buddies fulfills you, and being an old buddy to others satisfies them, as well. Contemplate your fellowships — would you say you are being an old buddy? Are your companions being an old buddy to you?

Old buddies encourage you
Old buddies say and do things that encourage you, offering praises and congrats and being glad for you.

Old buddies support one another
On the off chance that you’re feeling down, an old buddy will uphold you. In the event that you really want assistance, an old buddy will attempt to take care of you.

Old buddies don’t necessarily in all cases share everything practically speaking
Everybody is unique, and enjoys various leisure activities and interests. Regardless of whether you’re not into precisely the same things, an old buddy will energize you instead of causing you to feel terrible for loving an alternate band, action, TV show or creature! An old buddy comprehends that occasionally you do whatever you might want to do, and appreciates doing the things you share for all intents and purpose together.

Old buddies tune in
An old buddy permits you to talk and doesn’t hinder you. They’re keen on what you need to say.

Old buddies are dependable
On the off chance that you tell an old buddy something private, they won’t share it. You can trust an old buddy not to be critical.

Old buddies handle struggle deferentially and regard limits
At times you and your companion could differ on something. Some of the time you could have said or accomplished something that resentful your companion. An old buddy will let you know if you’ve effectively harmed them. In the event that you tell an old buddy they’ve harmed you, they’ll be grieved and will not repeat the experience.

Great companionships go the two different ways
It’s anything but a decent kinship in the event that one of you is communicating everything and the other is doing all the tuning in, constantly. Old buddies encourage one another, instead of one companion getting every one of the commendations and the other giving them constantly. In a decent fellowship, you’re encouraging one another!

Having a gathering of companions
Try not to restrict yourself by having only one “closest companion”. Your kinship is something extraordinary which you can impart to every individual who needs a companion! Now and again companions float separated or drop out. That is a piece of life. Having more than one companion implies it’s more probable there will be somebody who can help you when you really want it. See our manual for making new companions to track down new individuals in your day to day existence to impart kinship to.

Companions not adherents
In the computerized world you can feel under the gun to have a great deal of companions and devotees. Recall that you just need a little circles to be content, and it’s smart to keep your generally valuable (and private) contemplations and minutes for those that truly care about you.

Help! I have a terrible companion!
At times you could understand that somebody you considered a companion hasn’t been an old buddy to you. Our kinships and reticent adversaries page has guidance for what you can do in this present circumstance.



Curtie Manuel Smith