Unusual Benefits of Friendship
Many benefits of friendship are well known. Friends offer
- closeness with others,
- a listening ear to share challenges or joys,
- a shoulder to lean on when life is difficult,
- the ability to tell you the truth when others might not (assuming you want to hear the truth).
One of the unusual benefits of friendship is your kids never have to worry about being homeless.
importance of friendship?
Ask homeless people.
Friends don't let friends live on the streets.
But the biggest benefit that friendships offer each of us, whether we're a kid just entering daycare or a 90 year old great grandmother, is happiness. Friends are an aid to the young, to guard them from error; to the elderly, to attend to their wants and to supplement their failing power of action; to those in the prime of life, to assist them in noble deeds. ---Aristotle
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Making Friends Is Fun (Once You Overcome Fear)
Many people prefer the safety of being lonely because they're secure in their loneliness. Sounds bizarre, i know.
They don't have to risk rejection and a hurt heart if they approach others and others don't want to be friends.
One thing kids need to learn is that when people decide not to be friends with us, we don't always know the reason.
Lots of times it has nothing to do with whom we are as people. It's often about the other person.
And the thing about life is we all deal with rejection. Yet, we survive, we don't fall to pieces, life goes on.
Helping kids grasp they are beautiful, unique kids who deserve love and all the benefits of friendship that come from friends gives kids the courage to make new friends.
Here are some more benefits of friendship in the form of
friendship quotes for kids
that are inspiring.
Here is assistance about
how children make friends
as well as
friendship unit sample pages
of exercises and activities that show the
true meaning of friendship
ways to make friends.