You both likely have some ideas about the world, your place in it and how you want to change things, making them better for everyone. Even if you don't have those ideas, you know that you want to do something to improve the world in some way, although you may not know yet what that is. This friendship could be the one that helps you put conscious action behind those ideals.
Your friendship with this person will be an intense experience, and it will mean digging deeply into yourself to find your true values in life. Your pal will have a strong effect on you and could actually help you to become your more authentic self. They'll support and encourage your urges to do something, because they'll experience them too. Together, you can really make things happen. For this reason, this influence could lead you to have a long friendship, because you'll want to get something done together. Expect great things from this connection, whether that's on a great or small scale.