Friendship Quotes

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Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship; and it is by far the best ending for one.
Oscar Wilde
If we are to judge of love by the consequences, it more nearly resembles hatred than friendship.
La Rochefoucauld
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
Contests allow no excuses, no more do friendships.
Ibycus

Never refuse any advance of friendship, for if nine out of ten bring you nothing, one alone may repay you.
Madame de Tencin
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
The worst solitude is to be destitute of sincere friendship.
Sir Francis Bacon
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
I do not believe the expenditure of $2. 50 for a book entitles the purchaser to the personal friendship of the author.
Evelyn Waugh
However rare true love may be, it is less so than true friendship.
La Rochefoucauld
Friendship multiplies the good in life and divides the evil.
Baltasar Gracian
Love is blind friendship closes its eyes.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
Friendship based solely upon gratitude is like a photograph with time it fades.
Carmen Sylva
Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.
Epicurus
Friendship is not only doing something for someone, but it is caring for someone, which is what every person needs.
C. Neil Strait
When someone allows you to bear his burdens, you have found deep friendship.
Real Live Preacher, RealLivePreacher. com Weblog, January 4, 2003
If we would build on a sure foundation in friendship, we must love friends for their sake rather than for our own.
Charlotte Bronte
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility never an opportunity.
Kahlil Gibran
Love is friendship set on fire.
Jeremy Taylo
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
It is only the great hearted who can be true friends. The mean and cowardly, Can never know what true friendship means.
Charles Kingsley
All love that has not friendship for its base, is like a mansion built upon sand.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox, O Magazine, February 2004
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
He removes the greatest ornament of friendship, who takes away from it respect.
Cicero
Friendship with oneself is all - Important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.
Eleanor Roosevelt
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
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 the marriage of the soul, and this marriage is liable to divorce.
Mark Twain
A hedge between keeps friendship green.
German Prove
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
Friendship improves happiness and abates misery, by the doubling of our joy and the dividing of our grief.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Friendship is a living thing that lasts only as long as it is nourished with kindness, empathy and understanding.
Author Unknown
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 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 with oneself is all important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.
Eleanor Roosevelt
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
At the shrine of friendship never say die, let the wine of friendship never run dry. Les Miserables.
Victor Hugo
For prayer is nothing else than being on terms of friendship with God.
Saint Teresa of Avila