Friendship Quotes

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Friendship with oneself is all important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.
Eleanor Roosevelt
Friendship improves happiness, and abates misery, by doubling our joys, and dividing our grief.
Joseph Addison
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
At the shrine of friendship never say die, let the wine of friendship never run dry. Les Miserables.
Victor Hugo

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
He removes the greatest ornament of friendship, who takes away from it respect.
Cicero
The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it.
Hubert Humphrey
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
The friendships of the world are oft confederacies in vice, or leagues of pleasures.
Joseph Addison
Nothing so fortifies a friendship as a belief on the part of one friend that he is superior to the other.
Honore de Balzac
Friendships, like marriages, are dependent on avoiding the unforgivable.
John D. MacDonald
To like and dislike the same things, that is indeed true friendship.
Sallust, The War with Catiline
A passion for politics stems usually from an insatiable need, either for power, or for friendship and adulation, or a combination of both.
Fawn M. Brodie
Friendship is a strong and habitual inclination in two persons to promote the good and happiness of one another.
Eustace Budgell
A tree is known by its fruit a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.
Saint Basil
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 like a sheltering tree.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Friendship is... the sort of love one can imagine between angels.
Clive Staples Lewis
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 demands attention.
Sir Thomas More
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
Friendship often ends in love but love in friendship - Never.
Charles Caleb Colton
There is little friendship in the world, and least of all between equals.
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
Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.
Thomas Jefferson
The language of friendship is not words but meanings.
Henry David Thoreau
Friendship is neither a formality nor a mode it is rather a life.
David Grayson
A hedge between keeps friendship green.
German Prove
True friendship is never serene.
Marie de Rabutin - Chantal
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
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
Love is friendship caught on fire.
Unknown
Friends need not agree in everything or go always together, or have no comparable other friendships of the same intimacy. On the contrary, in friendship union is more about ideal things and in that sense it is more ideal and less subject to trouble than marriage is.
George Santayana
One of the surest evidences of friendship that one individual can display to another is telling him gently of a fault. If any other can excel it, it is listening to such a disclosure with gratitude, and amending the error.
Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer - Lytton
Peace, commerce and honest friendship with all nations entangling alliances with none.
Thomas Jefferson
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
True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation.
George Washington
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