Friendship Quotes

False friendship, like the ivy, decays and ruins the walls it embraces; but true friendship gives new life and animation to the object it supports.
Richard Burton
Sophocles - i have nothing but contempt for the kind of...

Friendship is not possible between two women, one of whom is very well dressed.
Laurie Colwin
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
We are an arrogant species, full of terrible potential, but we also have a great capacity for love, friendship, generosity, kindness, faith, hope, and joy.
Dean Koontz
Francis bacon - there is little friendship in the world, and...

Ralph waldo emerson - real friendship is shown in times of trouble...
Friendship is certainly the finest balm for the pangs of disappointed love.
Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey
Friendship is the only cement that will hold the world together.
Unknown
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
However rare true love may be, it is less so than true friendship.
La Rochefoucauld
What a wretched lot of old shrivelled creatures we shall be by - And - By. Never mind - The uglier we get in the eyes of others, the lovelier we shall be to each other that has always been my firm faith about friendship.
Marie Dressle
To cement a new friendship, especially between foreigners or persons of a different social world, a spark with which both were secretly charged must fly from person to person, and cut across the accidents of place and time.
Nigerian Prove
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
Flattery looks like friendship, just like a wolf looks like a dog.
Author Unknown
Honest differences of opinion should never be permitted to destroy a friendship.
Chiam Potok, The Chosen
Nothing so fortifies a friendship as a belief on the part of one friend that he is superior to the other.
Honore de Balzac
Friendship is the marriage of the soul, and this marriage is liable to divorce.
Mark Twain
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
Women can form a friendship with a man very well but to preserve it - - To that end a slight physical antipathy must probably help.
George Jean Nathan
Love is friendship set on fire.
Jeremy Taylo
Depth of friendship does not depend on length of acquaintance.
Rabindranath Tagore
The holy passion of Friendship is 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 one of the severest tests of friendship to tell your friend his faults. So to love a man that you cannot bear to see a stain upon him, and to speak painful truth through loving words, that is friendship.
Henry Ward Beeche
Friendship, of itself a holy tie, Is made more sacred by adversity.
Charles Caleb Colton
Friendship is almost always the union of a part of one mind with a part of another people are friends in spots.
George Santayana
Friendship improves happiness, and abates misery, by doubling our joys, and dividing our grief.
Joseph Addison
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is slow - Ripening fruit.
Aristotle
An ounce of blood is worth more than a pound of friendship.
Danish prove
Friendship demands attention.
Sir Thomas More
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
May the hinges of our friendship never grow rusty.
Irish Prove
Friendship make prosperity more shining and lessens adversity by dividing and sharing it.
Cicero, On Friendship, 44 B. C.
Love is blind friendship closes its eyes.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
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
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
I do not believe the expenditure of $2. 50 for a book entitles the purchaser to the personal friendship of the author.
Evelyn Waugh
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
The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it.
Hubert Humphrey