White Frame Corner
White Frame Corner

Tips for how to be a good friend

Good friends prioritize spending quality time together, seeking unique experiences to strengthen the bond. Free time is precious, make the most of it.

Prioritize making time for each other

A good friend is genuine, allows vulnerability, listens, supports, and prioritizes your relationship. Fun memories come from a safe, trusting bond.

Open up and allow each other to be vulnerable

A good friend is able to read between the lines of what's being said because they pay attention, and they know your heart

Pay attention to the little things

A good friend challenges you with love and respect. They push you to grow and support you along the way

Be willing to challenge each other

Be open-minded to be a good friend. Allow your friend to be themselves and support them. Respect their boundaries and give them space to make mistakes.

But be open-minded

Honesty is key for a good friend. They will tell you the truth, even if it's hard, because they love you


A good friend stands up for their friend when no one is looking, even if it doesn't benefit them. It takes a lot of courage to do this

Look out for them

Nonjudgmental friends accept you for who you are and listen without criticism or bias, boosting confidence and security.

Being nonjudgmental

True friends accept differences & decisions, understanding what's right for them isn't always right for you.


A trustworthy friend keeps secrets, promises, and is dependable. Trust lets us feel safe with friends


Old friends can pick up where they left off, even if they haven't talked in a while. True friends don't need constant attention.