Friendship Quotes

Friendship, of itself a holy tie, Is made more sacred by adversity.
Charles Caleb Colton
Evelyn waugh - i do not believe the expenditure of $2. 50 for a...

Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art... It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival.
C. S. Lewis
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
Honest differences of opinion should never be permitted to destroy a friendship.
Chiam Potok, The Chosen
Epicurus - of all the things which wisdom provides to make...

Dean koontz - some people think only intellect counts: knowing...
Friendship is not possible between two women, one of whom is very well dressed.
Laurie Colwin
Friendship is not only doing something for someone, but it is caring for someone, which is what every person needs.
C. Neil Strait
True friendship is like sound health; the value of it is seldom known until it be lost.
Charles Caleb Colton
The glory of friendship is not the outstreched hand, nor the kindly smile, nor the joy of companionship; it is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when he discovers that someone else believes in him and is willing to trust him.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Friendship is one mind in two bodies.
Mencius
Friendship multiplies the good in life and divides the evil.
Baltasar Gracian
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
Human beings are born into this little span of life of which the best thing is its friendship and intimacies, and soon their places will know them no more, and yet they leave their friendships and intimacies with no cultivation, to grow as they will by the roadside, expecting them to keep by force of inertia.
William James
Friendship is certainly the finest balm for the pangs of disappointed love.
Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey
Friendship is the golden thread that ties the hearts of all hearts of all the world.
John Evelyn
The wise man does not permit himself to set up even in his own mind any comparisons of his friends. His friendship is capable of going to extremes with many people, evoked as it is by many qualities.
Charles Dudley Warne
Friendships begin because, even without words, we understand how someone feels.
Joan Walsh Anglund
Love is blind friendship closes its eyes.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
Friendship is constant in all other things Save in the office and affairs of love.
George Santayana
Friendship will not stand the strain of very much good advice for very long.
Robert Lynd
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is slow - Ripening fruit.
Aristotle
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
If we would build on a sure foundation in friendship, we must love friends for their sake rather than for our own.
Charlotte Bronte
Tis the privilege of friendship to talk nonsense, and have her nonsense respected.
Charles Lam
Friendship make prosperity more shining and lessens adversity by dividing and sharing it.
Cicero, On Friendship, 44 B. C.
Friendship is one of the sweetest joys of life. Many might have failed beneath the bitterness of their trial had they not found a friend.
Charles Spurgeon
To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not only of goodness of heart, but of strength of mind.
William Hazlitt
The real test of friendship is Can you literally do nothing with the other person Can you enjoy together those moments of life that are utterly simple They are the moments people look back on at the end of life and number as their most sacred experiences.
Eugene Kennedy
Flattery looks like friendship, just like a wolf looks like a dog.
Author Unknown
Do not be content with showing friendship in words alone, let your heart burn with loving kindness for all who may cross your path.
Abdul Baha, Paris Talks, p. 15
The finest kind of friendship is between people who expect a great deal of each other but never ask it.
Sylvia Breme
Love is friendship set on fire.
Jeremy Taylo
Some of the most rewarding and beautiful moments of a friendship happen in the unforeseen open spaces between planned activities. It is important that you allow these spaces to exist.
Christine Leefeldt
Friendship is a strong and habitual inclination in two persons to promote the good and happiness of one another.
Eustace Budgell
The best things in life are never rationed. Friendship, loyalty, love do not require coupons.
George T. Hewitt
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when thou art in, continue firm and constant.
Derek Bethune
The language of friendship is not words, but meanings. It is an intelligence about language.
Henry David Thoreau
Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship; and it is by far the best ending for one.
Oscar Wilde