Friendship Quotes

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 grow, and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation.
George Washington
Baltasar gracian - friendship multiplies the good in life and...

Samuel butle - friendship is like money, easier made than kept....
Friendship with oneself is all important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.
Eleanor Roosevelt
Friendship will not stand the strain of very much good advice for very long.
Robert Lynd
Be slow to fall into friendship but when thou art in, continue firm and constant.
Socrates

Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of him behind his back.
Blaise Pascal
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
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 demands attention.
Sir Thomas More
The real test of friendship is can you literally do nothing with the other person Can you enjoy those moments of life that are utterly simple.
Eugene Kennedy
Nothing so fortifies a friendship as a belief on the part of one friend that he is superior to the other.
Honore de Balzac
Perhaps the most delightful friendships are those in which there is much agreement, much disputation, and yet more personal liking.
George Eliot
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 is a very taxing and arduous form of leisure activity.
Mortimer Adle
It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
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
True friendship comes when silence between two people is comfortable.
Dave Tyson Gentry
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
An ounce of blood is worth more than a pound of friendship.
Danish prove
True friendship is seen through the heart not through the eyes.
Unknown
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
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility never an opportunity.
Kahlil Gibran
The finest kind of friendship is between people who expect a great deal of each other but never ask it.
Sylvia Breme
Friendship is the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person, having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words.
George Eliot
True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation.
George Washington
Contests allow no excuses, no more do friendships.
Ibycus
Friendship improves happiness, and abates misery, by doubling our joys, and dividing our grief.
Joseph Addison
The language of friendship is not words, but meanings. It is an intelligence about language.
Henry David Thoreau
Friendship is certainly the finest balm for the pangs of disappointed love.
Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey
True friendship is like sound health, the value of it is seldom known until it be lost.
Charles Caleb Colton
Friendship based solely upon gratitude is like a photograph with time it fades.
Carmen Sylva
Peace, commerce and honest friendship with all nations entangling alliances with none.
Thomas Jefferson
For prayer is nothing else than being on terms of friendship with God.
Saint Teresa of Avila
Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.
Thomas Jefferson
True friendship is like sound health, the value of it is seldom known until it is lost.
C. C. Colton
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
True friendship is never serene.
Marie de Rabutin - Chantal
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
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