Friendship Quotes

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Real friendship is shown in times of trouble prosperity is full of friends.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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
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 will not stand the strain of very much good advice for very long.
Robert Lynd

Peace, commerce and honest friendship with all nations entangling alliances with none.
Thomas Jefferson
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 an alliance of friendship and animalism; if the former predominates it is passion exalted and refined; if the latter, gross and sensual.
C. C. Colton
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
Friendship is love with understanding.
Author Unknown
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
But friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life and thanks to a benevolent arrangement of things, the greater part of life is sunshine.
Thomas Jefferson
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
Friendship without self - Interest is one of the rare and beautiful things of life.
James F. Byrnes
Friendship is one mind in two bodies.
Mencius
There is little friendship in the world, and least of all between equals.
Francis Bacon
True friendship comes when silence between two people is comfortable.
Dave Tyson Gentry
Love is friendship set on fire.
Jeremy Taylo
The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love.
Hubert Humphrey
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
However rare true love may be, it is less so than true friendship.
La Rochefoucauld
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
A friendship founded on business is better than a business founded on friendship.
John D. Rockefeller Jr.
Perhaps the most delightful friendships are those in which there is much agreement, much disputation, and yet more personal liking.
George Eliot
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
Contests allow no excuses, no more do friendships.
Ibycus
It is only the great hearted who can be true friends. The mean and cowardly, Can never know what true friendship means.
Charles Kingsley
Friendship demands attention.
Sir Thomas More
Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of him behind his back.
Blaise Pascal
Honest differences of opinion should never be permitted to destroy a friendship.
Chiam Potok, The Chosen
Sympathy constitutes friendship but in love there is a sort of antipathy, or opposing passion. Each strives to be the other, and both together make up one whole.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Friendship is not possible between two women, one of whom is very well dressed.
Laurie Colwin
To hear complaints with patience, even when complaints are vain, is one of the duties of friendship.
Samuel Johnson
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
An ounce of blood is worth more than a pound of friendship.
Danish prove
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
Friendship is the only cement that will hold the world together.
Unknown
Friendship make prosperity more shining and lessens adversity by dividing and sharing it.
Cicero, On Friendship, 44 B. C.