Also Simple Friend versus Real Friend
A strong woman works out every day to keep her body in shape.....but a woman of strength kneels in prayer to keep her soul in shape.
A strong woman isn't afraid of anything.....but a woman of strength shows courage iin the midst of her fear.
A strong woman won't let anyone get the best of her.....but a woman of strength gives the best of her to everyone.
A strong woman walks sure footedly.....but a woman of strength knows God will catch her if she falls.
A strong woman wears the look of confidence on her face.....but a woman of strength wears grace.
A strong woman has faith that she is strong enough for the journey.....but a woman of strength has faith that it is in the journey that she will become strong.
SIMPLE FRIEND VERSUS REAL FRIEND
A simple friend has never seen you cry. A real friend has shoulders soggy from your tears.
A simple friend doesn't know your parent's first names. A real friend has their phone numbers in his/her address book.
A simple friend brings a bottle of wine to your party. A real friend comes early to help you cook and stays late to help you clean up.
A simple friend hates it when you call after he/she has gone to bed. A real friend asks you why you took so long to call.
A simple friend seeks to talk with you about your problems. A real friend seeks to help you with your problems.
A simple friend wonders about your romantic history. A real friend could blackmail you with it.
A simple friend, when visiting, acts like a guest. A real friend opens your refrigerator and helps himself.
A simple friend, thinks the friendship is over when you have an argument. A real friend knows that it's not a friendship until after you've had a fight.
A simple friend expects you to always be there for them. A real friend expects to always be there for you!