Quotes About Real Friendship

100+ Best Quotes About Real Friendship

Quotes About Real Friendship

Friendship is a word, the very sight of which in print makes heart warm – Augustine Birrell

Quotes About Real Friendship
Quotes About Real Friendship

Sweet is the memory of distant friends! Like the mellow rays of the departing sun, it falls tenderly, yet sadly, on the heart – Washington Irving

Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit – Aristotle

A friendship that can end never really began – Publilius Syrus

I would rather walk with a friend in the dark than walk alone in the light – Helen Keller

Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil – Balthasar Gracian

No road is long with good company – Turkish Proverb

Friendship is a wildly underrated medication – Anna Deavre Smith

Constant use had not worn ragged the fabric of their friendship – Dorothy Parker

A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow – Jim Morrison

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

Women’s friendships are like a renewable source of power – Jane Fonda

Friendship improves happiness, and abates misery, by doubling our joys, and dividing our grief – Marcus Tullius Cicero

Friendship is one mind in two bodies – Mencius

There are no rules for friendship. It must be left to itself. We cannot force it any more than love – William Hazlitt

In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, for in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed – Khalil Gibran

Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together – Woodrow Wilson

Tis the privilege of friendship to talk nonsense, and to have her nonsense respected – Charles Lamb

There’s not a word yet for old friends who’ve just met – Jim Henson

Friendship is delicate as a glass, once broken it can be fixed but there will always be cracks – Waqar Ahmed

Men kick friendship around like a football, but it doesn’t seem to crack. Women treat it like glass and it goes to pieces – Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born – Anais Nin

A snowball in the face is surely the perfect beginning to a lasting friendship – Markus Zusak

If you go looking for a friend, you’re going to find they’re very scarce. If you go out to be a friend, you’ll find them everywhere – Zig Ziglar

Friends are medicine for a wounded heart, and vitamins for a hopeful soul – Steve Maraboli

quotes about real friendship
quotes about real friendship

In prosperity our friends know us; in adversity we know our friends – John Churton Collins

Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious as to have friends at a distance; they make the latitudes and longitudes – Henry David Thoreau

Friendship is the hardest thing in the world to explain. It’s not something you learn in school. But if you haven’t learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven’t learned anything – Muhammad Ali

All love that has not friendship for its base, is like a mansion built upon the sand – Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Friends are the sailors who guide your rickety boat safely across the dangerous waters of life – Sare and Cate

Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity – Khalil Gibran

Every friendship travels at sometime through the black valley of despair. This tests every aspect of your affection. You lose the attraction and the magic – John O’Donohue

One measure of friendship consists not in the number of things friends can discuss, but in the number of things they need no longer mention – Clifton Faidman

Love is blind; friendship closes its eyes – Friedrich Nietzsche

quotes about real friendship
quotes about real friendship

In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends – Martin Luther King, Jr.

A man’s friendships are one of the best measures of his worth – Charles Darwin

Friendship is like money, easier made than kept – Samuel Butler

A single rose can be my garden… a single friend, my world – Leo Buscaglia

Friends are the siblings God never gave us – Mencius

Friendship consists in forgetting what one gives and remembering what one receives – Alexandre Dumas

Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit – Aristotle

Friendship is like a glass ornament, once it is broken it can rarely be put back together exactly the same way – Charles Kingsley

When the world is so complicated, the simple gift of friendship is within all of our hands – Maria Shriver

The only way to have a friend is to be one – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Friendship my definition is built on two things. Respect and trust. Both elements have to be there. And it has to be mutual. You can have respect for someone, but if you don’t have trust, the friendship will crumble – Stieg Larsson

Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another, ‘What! You too? I thought I was the only one – C.S. Lewis

Friendship is a plant of slow growth and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation – George Washington

Friends are those rare people who ask how we are and then wait to hear the answer – Ed Cunningham

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

Friendship is the source of the greatest pleasures, and without friends even the most agreeable pursuits become tedious – Thomas Aquinas

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

The rules of friendship are tacit, unconscious; they are not rational. In business, though, you have to think rationally – Steven Pinker

There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate – Linda Grayson

Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness – Euripides

The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it – Hubert H. Humphrey

Friendship is a pretty full-time occupation if you really are friendly with somebody. You can’t have too many friends because then you’re just not really friends – Truman Capote

Friendship marks a life even more deeply than love. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing – Elie Weisel

In a friend you find a second self – Isabelle Norton

Be slow to fall into friendship; but when thou art in, continue firm & constant – Socrates

A friend is someone who makes it easy to believe in yourself – Heidi Wills

Every friendship goes through ups and downs. Dysfunctional patterns set in; external situations cause internal friction; you grow apart and then bounce back together – Mariella Frostrup

A day without a friend is like a pot without a single drop of honey left inside – Winnie the Pooh

quotes about real friendship
quotes about real friendship

Friendship is a sheltering tree – Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Friendship marks a life even more deeply than love. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing – Ellie Weisel

True friendship comes when the silence between two people is comfortable – David Tyson

The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, not the kindly smile, nor the joy of companionship; it is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when you discover that someone else believes in you and is willing to trust you with a friendship – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Don’t make friends who are comfortable to be with. Make friends who will force you to lever yourself up – Thomas J. Watson

Friendship is the golden thread that ties the heart of all the world – John Evelyn

I always felt that the great high privilege, relief and comfort of friendship was that one had to explain nothing – Katherine Mansfield

It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages – Friedrich Nietzsche

Friends are relatives you make for yourself – Eustace Deschamps

If you can survive 11 days in cramped quarters with a friend and come out laughing, your friendship is the real deal – Oprah Winfrey

The language of friendship is not words but meanings – Henry David Thoreau

It’s the friends you can call up at 4am that matter – Marlene Dietrich

A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down – Arnold H. Glasgow

A friend can tell you things you don’t want to tell yourself – Frances Ward Weller

Friends should be like books, few, but hand-selected – C. J. Langenhoven

One friend with whom you have a lot in common is better than three with whom you struggle to find things to talk about – Mindy Kaling

Friends are like stars, they come and go, but the ones that stay are the ones that glow – Roxy Quicksilver

quotes about real friendship
quotes about real friendship

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

One’s friends are that part of the human race with which one can be human – George Santayana

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