Friendship Quotes

E. r. hazlip - friendship is a horizon - - which expands...
Sallust, the war with catiline - to like and dislike the same things, that is...

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
True friendship is like sound health, the value of it is seldom known until it be lost.
Charles Caleb Colton
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
Peace, commerce and honest friendship with all nations entangling alliances with none.
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
Friendships, like marriages, are dependent on avoiding the unforgivable.
John D. MacDonald
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
One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Where you find true friendship, You find true love.
Unknown
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
The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it.
Hubert Humphrey
True friendship comes when silence between two people is comfortable.
Dave Tyson Gentry
Honest differences of opinion should never be permitted to destroy a friendship.
Chiam Potok, The Chosen
I do not believe the expenditure of $2. 50 for a book entitles the purchaser to the personal friendship of the author.
Evelyn Waugh
Friendship multiplies the good in life and divides the evil.
Baltasar Gracian
An ounce of blood is worth more than a pound of friendship.
Danish prove
I have nothing but contempt for the kind of governor who is afraid, for whatever reason, to follow the course that he knows is best for the State and as for the man who sets private friendship above the public welfare - I have no use for him either.
Sophocles
Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is far the best ending for one.
Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
The finest kind of friendship is between people who expect a great deal of each other but never ask it.
Sylvia Breme
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
Friendship demands attention.
Sir Thomas More
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
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 unnecessary, like philosophy, like art... it has no survival value; rather is one of those things that give value to survival.
C. S. Lewis
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
My father and he had one of those English friendships which begin by avoiding intimacies and eventually eliminate speech altogether.
Jorge Luis Borges
At the shrine of friendship never say die, let the wine of friendship never run dry. Les Miserables.
Victor Hugo
True friendship is never serene.
Marie de Rabutin - Chantal
A friendship can weather most things and thrive in thin soil but it needs a little mulch of letters and phone calls and small, silly presents every so often - Just to save it from drying out completely.
Pam Brown
True friendship is like sound health, the value of it is seldom known until it is lost.
C. C. Colton
We only want that which is given naturally to all peoples of the world, to be masters of our own fate, not of others, and in cooperation and friendship with others.
Golda Mei
Friendship is a strong and habitual inclination in two persons to promote the good and happiness of one another.
Eustace Budgell
Friendship is the golden thread that ties the hearts of all hearts of all the world.
John Evelyn
Friendship is the allay of our sorrows, the ease of our passions, the discharge of our oppressions, the sanctuary to our calamities, the counselor of our doubts, the clarity of our minds.
Jeremy Taylo
When someone allows you to bear his burdens, you have found deep friendship.
Real Live Preacher, RealLivePreacher. com Weblog, January 4, 2003
Be slow to fall into friendship but when thou art in, continue firm and constant.
Socrates
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 highest degree of perfection in society.
Michel Eyquem de Montaigne