Friendship Quotes

Flattery looks like friendship, just like a wolf looks like a dog.
Author Unknown
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Be slow to fall into friendship, but when thou art in, continue firm and constant.
Derek Bethune
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
Friendship is the highest degree of perfection in society.
Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
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Friendship is a living thing that lasts only as long as it is nourished with kindness, empathy and understanding.
Author Unknown
The real test of friendship is can you literally do nothing with the other person Can you enjoy those moments of life that are utterly simple.
Eugene Kennedy
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 is a very taxing and arduous form of leisure activity.
Mortimer Adle
Real friendship is shown in times of trouble prosperity is full of friends.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Friendship improves hapiness and reduces misery, by doubting our joys and dividing our grief.
Joseph Addison, (1672 - 1719)
If we judge of love by its usual effects, it resembles hatred more than friendship.
La Rochefoucauld
To like and dislike the same things, that is indeed true friendship.
Sallust, The War with Catiline
A hedge between keeps friendship green.
German Prove
Our friendships are precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life; and thanks to a benevolent arrangement of things, the greater part is sunshine.
Thomas Jefferson
Friendship is constant in all other things Save in the office and affairs of love.
George Santayana
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
Friendship will not stand the strain of very much good advice for very long.
Robert Lynd
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
No love, no friendship Can cross the path of our destiny Without leaving some mark on it forever.
Francois Mauriac
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
Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried before you give them your confidence. True 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
Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried before you give them your confidence. True friendship is a plant of slow grow, and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation.
George Washington
The worst solitude is to be destitute of sincere friendship.
Sir Francis Bacon
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
It is wise to apply the oil of refined politeness to the mechanisms of friendship.
Colette, The Pure and the Impure, 1932
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is slow - Ripening fruit.
Aristotle
Perhaps the most delightful friendships are those in which there is much agreement, much disputation, and yet more personal liking.
George Eliot
Friendships, like marriages, are dependent on avoiding the unforgivable.
John D. MacDonald
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 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 haven? t really learned anything.
Mohammad Ali, Newspaper, Daily Herald
Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.
Epicurus
Friendships that have stood the test of time and change are surely best.
Joseph Parry
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
Friendships are fragile things, and require as much handling as any other fragile and precious thing.
Randolph Silliman Bourne
True friendship is like sound health, the value of it is seldom known until it be lost.
Charles Caleb Colton
Do you know what friendship is... it is to be brother and sister; two souls which touch without mingling, two fingers on one hand.
Victor Hugo, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Chapter 13
True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation.
George Washington