Friendship Quotes

Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
Samuel Butle
John evelyn - friendship is the golden thread that ties the...

It is only the great hearted who can be true friends. The mean and cowardly, Can never know what true friendship means.
Charles Kingsley
Friendship improves hapiness and reduces misery, by doubting our joys and dividing our grief.
Joseph Addison, (1672 - 1719)
True friendship can afford true knowledge. It does not depend on darkness and ignorance.
Henry David Thoreau
Robert lynd - friendship will not stand the strain of very much...

Henry david thoreau - the language of friendship is not words but...
Even in the common affairs of life, in love, friendship, and marriage, how little security have we when we trust our happiness in the hands of others.
William Hazlitt
The holy passion of Friendship is of so sweet and steady and loyal and enduring a nature that it will last through a whole lifetime, if not asked to lend money.
Mark Twain
Friendship is the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person, having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words.
George Eliot
True friendship comes when silence between two people is comfortable.
Dave Tyson Gentry
It is the nature of ambition to make men liars and cheats, to hide the truth in their breasts, and show, like jugglers, another thing in their mouths, to cut all friendships and enmities to the measure of their own interest, and to make a good countenance without the help of good will.
Sallust
Only solitary men know the full joys of friendship. Others have their family but to a solitary and an exile his friends are everything.
Warren Gamaliel Harding
True friendship is like sound health, the value of it is seldom known until it is lost.
C. C. Colton
Where you find true friendship, You find true love.
Unknown
The main things which seem to me important on their own account, and not merely as means to other things, are knowledge, art, instinctive happiness, and relations of friendship or affection.
Bertrand Russell
Friendship is not necessary, like philosophy, like art.... It has no survival value rather it is one of those things that give value to survival.
Clive Staples Lewis
Love is friendship caught on fire.
Unknown
Some people think only intellect counts knowing how to solve problems, knowing how to get by, knowing how to identify an advantage and seize it. But the functions of intellect are insufficient without courage, love, friendship, compassion and empathy.
Dean Koontz
Friendship is the only cement that will hold the world together.
Unknown
The worst solitude is to be destitute of sincere friendship.
Sir Francis Bacon
Friendship is the highest degree of perfection in society.
Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
Friendship is constant in all other things Save in the office and affairs of love Therefore all hearts in love use their own tongues Let every eye negotiate for itself And trust no agent.
William Shakespeare
True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation.
George Washington
Life is to be fortified by many friendships. To love and to be loved is the greatest happiness of existence.
Sydney Smith
Love demands infinitely less than friendship.
Ethel Watts Mumford
Though friendship is not quick to burn, It is explosive stuff.
May Sarton
The steady discipline of intimate friendship with Jesus results in men becoming like Him.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
Friendship is like a sheltering tree.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
At the shrine of friendship never say die, let the wine of friendship never run dry. Les Miserables.
Victor Hugo
It is wise to apply the oil of refined politeness to the mechanisms of friendship.
Colette, The Pure and the Impure, 1932
The greatest sweetener of human life is Friendship. To raise this to the highest pitch of enjoyment, is a secret which but few discover.
Joseph Addison
When someone allows you to bear his burdens, you have found deep friendship.
Real Live Preacher, RealLivePreacher. com Weblog, January 4, 2003
If a man does not make new acquaintances as he advances through life, he will soon find himself alone. A man should keep his friendships in constant repair.
Samuel Johnson
Friendship often ends in love but love in friendship - Never.
Charles Caleb Colton
The friendship that can cease has never been real.
Saint Jerome, Lette
The best things in life are never rationed. Friendship, loyalty, love do not require coupons.
George T. Hewitt
But friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life and thanks to a benevolent arrangement of things, the greater part of life is sunshine.
Thomas Jefferson
I offer you peace. I offer you love. I offer you friendship. I see your beauty. I hear your need. I feel your feelings. My wisdom flows from the Highest Source. I salute that Source in you. Let us work together for unity and love.
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
The language of friendship is not words, but meanings. It is an intelligence about language.
Henry David Thoreau