Friendship Quotes

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Where you find true friendship, You find true love.
Unknown
Flattery looks like friendship, just like a wolf looks like a dog.
Author Unknown
We cannot tell the precise moment when friendship formed. As in filling a vessel drop by drop, there is at last a drop which makes it run over so in a series of kindness there is at last one which makes the heart run over.
Samuel Johnson
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

Love is friendship caught on fire.
Unknown
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
No love, no friendship Can cross the path of our destiny Without leaving some mark on it forever.
Francois Mauriac
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
Love is blind friendship closes its eyes.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
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
Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.
Epicurus
The bird a nest, the spider a web, man friendship.
William Blake
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 is the highest degree of perfection in society.
Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
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
Adversity is the touchstone of friendship.
French Prove
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
Love demands infinitely less than friendship.
Ethel Watts Mumford
Real friendship is shown in times of trouble prosperity is full of friends.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Friendship is a living thing that lasts only as long as it is nourished with kindness, empathy and understanding.
Author Unknown
The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile, nor the joy of companionship it is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when you discover that someone else believes in you and is willing to trust you with a friendship.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Depth of friendship does not depend on length of acquaintance.
Rabindranath Tagore
Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: What! You too? I thought I was the only one.
C. S. Lewis
Friendship is neither a formality nor a mode it is rather a life.
David Grayson
Friendship is a horizon - - which expands whenever we approach it.
E. R. Hazlip
Friendships that have stood the test of time and change are surely best.
Joseph Parry
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
The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love.
Hubert Humphrey
There is little friendship in the world, and least of all between equals.
Francis Bacon
And in the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter and the sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed.
Kahlil Gibran, The Prophet
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, "Much Ado about Nothing", Act 2 scene 1
Friendship often ends in love but love in friendship - Never.
Charles Caleb Colton
My father and he had one of those English friendships which begin by avoiding intimacies and eventually eliminate speech altogether.
Jorge Luis Borges
Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is far the best ending for one.
Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
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
Though friendship is not quick to burn, It is explosive stuff.
May Sarton
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when thou art in, continue firm and constant.
Derek Bethune