Quotes On Friendship

Quotes on friendship will cover different aspects of friendship and friends. What the wise and smart people have said about a true friend, and old friend and how to be a good friend...


A True Friend Quotes

"Only a real friend will tell you when your face is dirty."
~Sicilian Proverb


A True Friend Never Gets in Your Way

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"A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down."
~Arnold H. Glasow

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"True friendshipship is like phosphorescence-it glows best when the world around you goes dark."
~Denise Martin

"A friend hears the song in my heart and sings it to me when my memory fails."
~Pinoeer Girls Leaders' Handbook

"True friendship is a plant of slow growth."
~George Washington

"True friendship comes when silence between two people is comfortable."
~Dave Tyson

"A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out."
~Walter Winchell

"A friend in deed is a friend indeed."
~Anonymous


Best Friend Quotes


A Loyal Friend Laughs At Your Jokes

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"A loyal friend laughs at your jokes when they're not so good, and sympathizes with your problems when they're not so bad."
~Arnold H Glasgow

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"A friend is someone you can do nothing with, and enjoy it."
~The Optimist Magazine

"I thank you dear friend, for sharing in my life- the dark hours, the challenges, the struggles and strife, the good times, the laughter, the love and the cheer through all and all- I'm blessed you are near."
~Steve Myrvang

"A friend is someone who can see through you and still enjoys the show."
~Farmers Almanac

"Friends are those rare people who ask how we are and then wait to hear the answer."
~Ed Cunnigham

"What a great blessing is a friend with a heart so trusty you may safely bury all your secrets in it."
~Seneca

"Tis great confidence in a friend to tell him your faults, greater to tell him his."
~Benjamin Franklin

"The proper office of a friend is to side with you when you are in the wrong. Nearly anybody will side with you when you are right."
~Mark Twain


Old Friend

"It takes a long time to grow an old friend."
~John Leonard

"We need old friends to help us grow old and new friends to help us stay young."
~Letty Cottin Pogrebin

"Be slow in choosing a friend slower in changing."
~Benjamin Franklin

"When we are young, friends are, like everything else, a matter of course. In the old days we know what it means to have them."
~Edvard Grieg

"Old friends are best. King James used to call for his old shoes; they were the easiest for his feet."
~John Selden


How to be a Good Friend


Only Way To Have A Friend

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"Only way to have a friend is to be one."
~Ralph Waldo Emerson

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"Go oft to the house of friend , for weeds choke the unused path."
~Raplh Waldo Emerson

"Be a friend to thyself and others wil be too."
~Thomas Fuller

"The golden rule of friendship is to listne to others as you would have them listen to you."
~David Augsburger

"You can make more friends in two months by becoming more interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get people interested in you."
~Dale Carnegie

"Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried before you give them your confidence."
~George Washington

"Those who can't give friendship will rarely receive it and never hold it."
~Dagobert D. Runes

"It is not what you give your friend, but what you are willing to give him, that determines the quality of your friendship."
~Mary Dixon Thayer


Joy Of Friendship

"The most beautiful discovery friends make is that they can grow seperately without growing apart."
~Elisabeth Foley

"We love those who know the worst of us and don't turn their face away."
~Walker Percy

"The greatest sweetener of human life is friendship."
~Joseph Addison


Friends Will Not Only Live In Harmony, But In Melody

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"Friends will not only live in harmony, but in melody."
~Henry David Thoreau

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"Friendships multiply joys and divide griefs."
~H G Bohn

"If it's painful for you to criticize your friends, you're safe in doing it; if you take the slighest pleasure in it, that's the time to hold the tongue."
~Alice Duer Miller

"No man can be called friendless when he has God and the companionship of good books."
~Elizabeth Barrett Browning

"The best mirror is a friend's eye."
~Gaelic Proverb

"To a friend's house, the road is never long."
~Anonymous

"How rare and wonderful is that flash of a moment when we realize we have discovered a friend."
~William Rotsler

"All for one and one for all."
~Motto of Alexandre Dumas' Three Musketeers
(also the traditional motto of Switzerland).

"Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies."
~Aristotle

"Agreement in likes and dislikes- this, and this only, is what constitutes true friendship."
~Catiline

"Friendship is a strong and habitual inclination in two persons to promote the good and happiness of one another."
~Eustace Budgell

"Friends feel each other's joys and sorrows as their own."
~Anonymous

"We are known by our friends."
~Anonymous


Enemies Versus Friends

"Make God thy friend, and then it's no matter who is thy enemy."
~Thomas Fuller

"Enemies should be chosen as carefully as friends."
~Anonymous

"Better a wise enemy than a foolish friend."
~Arab Saying

"Keep your friends close, but keep your enemies closer."
~Mario Puzo

"An open foe may prove a curse, But a pretended friend is worse."
~John Gay

"God guard me from my friends, for I shall guard myself from my enemies."
~James Howell

"Pay attention to your enemies, for they are the first to discover your mistakes."
~Antisthenes


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