1. They are there for you unconditionally

They are willing to support you unconditionally, simply because they believe in you and accept you. If they know someone who is gossiping behind your back, they will resolve the problem by clearing up any misunderstandings and say good things about you. Such people accept you from the heart and treat you as a true friend.

2. They nag you

Some people nag you not because they do not like you, but because they care about you. They nag because they care, and they do it to prevent you from making terrible mistakes.

3. They will be with you through thick and thin

There are many people in this world who are not willing to help a friend through hard times. If someone is willing to go through a difficult time with you, then they are your truest friend. After all, it’s easy for people to leave you when you’re going through a tough time. A person who loves and supports you in times of need is rare and hard to find.

4. They will advise you

Some people, like your teacher, always advise you. Whether they are gentle or severe about it, they point out your flaws and tell you how to improve. That kind of person is your truest friend. They acknowledge your merits, but they also understand your deficiencies and ultimately help you become better.

5. They appreciate your strengths

A person who can acknowledge and appreciate your strengths is your honored person. They can give you comfort and help you grow as a person.

6. They are your role model

This person is your role model. They are honest, modest, and truthful. They always keep their promises and their actions speak louder than their words.

7. They keep their promises

They always keep their promises and always abide by them. Because they never lie to you, you do not have to worry about being betrayed.

8. They trust and believe in you

Trust is a very valuable thing. If someone trusts and believes in you, cherish them!

9. They care about you

They always think about you. They respect and consider your feelings. If you have such a person around, show them that you appreciate them. Do not let them down!

Writer: Bruce Chang
Translation: Ireen Chau