Friendship Quotes

He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, And he who has one enemy will meet him everywhere.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Friendship consists in forgetting what one gives, and remembering what one receives.

Alexandre Dumas

Friendship isn't a big thing - it's a million little things.

Unknown

Good friends have a way of bringing out the best in you By their caring and the interest that they take in all you do.

Emily Matthews

I think the best friendships are those that can stand the test of time, where the friendship is based more on who you are than on what you do or what you have.

Steve Pavlina

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

Doubtful circumstances disclose undoubted friends.

Bartholomew of San Concordio

Better to have one friend of great value, than many friends who were good for nothing.

Anacharsis

There are many sparks of sanctity in each person in [a] group. And when you collect all the sparks of sanctity into one place, as brothers, with love and friendship, you will certainly have a very high level of sanctity...

Yehuda Ashlag

There is no such thing as eternal friendship or eternal hostility-only eternal interests.

Al-Ansari, Abd Al-Hamid

When people are friends, they have no need of justice, but when they are just, they need friendship in addition.

Aristotle

We too must remain faithful to the 'yes' we have given to the Lord's offer of friendship. We know that he will never abandon us. We know that he will always sustain us through the gifts of the Spirit. Mary accepted the Lord's' proposal' in our name. So let us turn to her and ask her to guide us as we struggle to remain faithful to the life-giving relationship God has established with each one of us.

Pope Benedict XVI

A friendship founded on business is a good deal better than a business founded on friendship.

John D. Rockefeller

Friendship may, and often does, grow into love, but love never subsides into friendship.

George Gordon (Noel) Byron, 6th Baron Byron

A mans friendships are, like his will, invalidated by marriagebut they are also no less invalidated by the marriage of his friends.

Samuel Butler

After a certain age, any new friends we make in our attempt to replace the ones we've lost are like glass eyes, false teeth and wooden legs.

Nicolas Chamfort

Sometimes being a friend means mastering the art of timing. There is a time for silence. A time to let go and allow people to hurl themselves into their own destiny. And a time to prepare to pick up the pieces when it's all over.

Octavia E. Butler

I have found yet another friend here. And with such a friend we will together form a team, like a soccer team. This will be a fighting team.

Hugo Rafael Chvez Fras

Friendship makes prosperity more shining and lessens adversity by dividing and sharing it.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

Friendship needs no words it is solitude delivered from the anguish of loneliness.

Dag Hammarskjld

Flowers are lovely; love is flower-like; Friendship is a sheltering tree.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Being sociable and affable with people brings kindness and friendship.

al-Baqir, Muhammad

In a friends company everything is finer and more delightful, and every evil is smaller and less annoying.

Bartholomew of San Concordio

A vice in common can be the ground of a friendship but not a virtue in common. X and Y may be friends because they are both drunkards or womanizers but, if they are both sober and chaste, they are friends for some other reason.

Wystan Hugh Auden

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Updated On : March 17, 2014
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