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664 Greatest Quotes About Friendship


It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them. Ralph Waldo Emerson
The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best. Epictetus
It is in the character of very few men to honor without envy a friend who has prospered. Aeschylus
Test a servant while in the discharge of his duty, a relative in difficulty, a friend in adversity, and a wife in misfortune. Chanakya
It's surprising to me how many of my friends send Christmas cards, or holiday cards, including my atheist and secular friends. Christopher Hitchens
It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages. Friedrich Nietzsche
I sought my soul, but my soul I could not see. I sought my God, but my God eluded me. I sought my brother and I found all three. Unknown
No matter how busy you are, you must take time to make the other person feel important. Mary Kay Ash
Reprove your friend in secret and praise him openly. Leonardo da Vinci
If I don't have friends, then I ain't got nothing. Billie Holiday
Silence is a true friend who never betrays. Confucius
But friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life, and thanks to a benevolent arrangement the greater part of life is sunshine. Thomas Jefferson
If all the world hated you, and believed you wicked, while your own conscience approved you, and absolved you from guilt, you would not be without friends. Charlotte Bronte
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit. Aristotle
I have no friends and I never leave my house. Megan Fox
One's life has value so long as one attributes value to the life of others, by means of love, friendship, indignation and compassion. Simone de Beauvoir
Depth of friendship does not depend on length of acquaintance. Rabindranath Tagore
The most important relationship in your life is the relationship you have with yourself. Because no matter what happens, you will always be with yourself. Diane von Furstenberg
In business, sir, one has no friends, only correspondents. Alexandre Dumas
I don't have no friends. I don't want no friends. That's how I feel. Terrell Owens
We become strong, I feel, when we have no friends upon whom to lean, or to look to for moral guidance. Benito Mussolini
Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies. Aristotle
I never considered a difference of opinion in politics, in religion, in philosophy, as cause for withdrawing from a friend. Thomas Jefferson
Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love, but no friendship. Oscar Wilde
I never say the things I really want to. If I did, I'd have no friends. Chelsea Handler
Friendship is the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person, having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words. George Eliot
I don't have many friends; I'm very much a loner. As a child I was very isolated, and I've never been really close to anyone. Anthony Hopkins
I had fun, but I didn't really have anyone i particularly loved except for loving friends. But I have a certain amount of faith that it will come. Edie Sedgwick
I don't want anyone to feel sorry for me because of the fact I haven't got any true friends! I'm fine the way I am. Cher Lloyd
Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life. Mark Twain
There's no friends like the old friends. James Joyce
You always got to be prepared but you never know for what. Bob Dylan
If you have nothing in life but a good friend, you're rich. Michelle Kwan
We should meet in another life, we should meet in air, me and you. Sylvia Plath
Stupidity has no friends, and wants none. Horace Greeley
To know what you know and what you do not know, that is true knowledge. Confucius
Friendship is the source of the greatest pleasures, and without friends even the most agreeable pursuits become tedious. Thomas Aquinas
We do not so much need the help of our friends as the confidence of their help in need. Epicurus
If you lose money you lose much, If you lose friends you lose more, If you lose faith you lose all. Eleanor Roosevelt
The most I can do for my friend is simply be his friend. Henry David Thoreau
I've always said that in politics, your enemies can't hurt you, but your friends will kill you. Ann Richards
An excellent man; he has no enemies; and none of his friends like him. Oscar Wilde
It ain't no fun if the homies can't have none. Snoop Dogg
The poor dog, in life the firmest friend. The first to welcome, foremost to defend. Lord Byron
Three things tell a man: his eyes, his friends and his favorite quotes. Immanuel Kant
You are your own best friend. Never ever, put yourself down. Paulo Coelho
If you judge people, you have no time to love them. Mother Teresa
Be true to your work, your word, and your friend. Henry David Thoreau
My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me. Henry Ford