Nowadays, it’s safe to say there’s a holiday for almost every single day; but National Best Friend Day is definitely a special one, because you can celebrate that one person who’s been with you through thick and thin, by talking on the phone, sending them a note or even start a tradition to see each other every June 8. To remind your BFF how special they are, we’ve put together some meaningful quotes:

“Good friends help you find important things when you have lost them. Your smile, you hope, and your courage.” – Unknown

“Friendship isn’t a big thing — it’s a million little things.” – Unknown

“Fake friends are like shadows. They follow you in the sun, but leave you in the dark.” – Unknown

“Only your real friends will tell you when your face is dirty.” – Sicilian Proverb

“A good friend is cheaper than therapy.” – Unknown

“There are some people in life that make you laugh a little louder, smile a little bigger, and live just a little bit better.” – Unknown

“The antidote for fifty enemies is one friend.” – Aristotle

“Good friends are like stars. You don’t always see them, but you know that they are always there.” – Unknown

“If a friend is in trouble, don’t annoy him by asking if there is anything you can do. Think up something appropriate and do it.” – Edgar Watson Howe

“True friendship isn’t about being inseparable, it’s being separated and nothing changes.” – Unknown

“The best way to mend a broken heart is time and girlfriends.” – Gwyneth Paltrow

“True friendship comes when silence between two people is comfortable.” – Dave Tyson Gentry

“Evaluate the people in your life; then promote, demote, or terminate. You’re the CEO of your life.” – Unknown

“I have friends in overalls whose friendship I would not swap for the favor of the kings of the world.” –Thomas A. Edison

“True friendship is when you walk into their house and your WiFi connects automatically.” – Unknown

“It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.” – William Blake

“Friends are relatives you make for yourself.” – Eustache Deschamps