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Quotes for Friendship



Quotes for Friendship is the web page that brings you quotations, messages and phrases on this subject which you may want to use on Friendship Day or for sending a friend greetings on a birthday, at Christmas, Easter, Valentine's Day or for any other occasion or just to express it at anytime




There's a kind of emotional exploration you plumb with a friend that you don't really do with your family.
Bette Midler

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The friend is the man who knows all about you,
and still likes you.
Elbert Hubbard, The Notebook, 1927

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The best rule of friendship is to keep your heart a little softer than your head.
Author Unknown

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Hold a true friend with both your hands.
Nigerian Proverb

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When it comes to friends
There's lots of them about
But you're the very very best
Of that, there is no doubt

Quotes for Friendship

Friends are like angels,
who hold us up,
when our wings,
forget how to fly.

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Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true
friends will leave footprints in your heart.

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There is that friendship
that cannot always be explained, but only understood and
cherished by the two people that share it.

A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down.

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Make new friends
But keep the old
One is silver and the other gold

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We're welded in spirit
Attached by our hearts
And fused by the feelings
That friendship imparts

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True friendship, unlike love, always lasts forever.

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I have always detested the belief that sex is the chief bond between man and woman. Friendship is far more human.
Agnes Smedley

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A good friend is cheaper than therapy.

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The friend who holds your hand and says the wrong thing is made of dearer stuff than the one who stays away.
Barbara Kingsolver

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There is one friend in the life of each of us who seems not a separate person, however dear and beloved, but an expansion, an interpretation, of one's self, the very meaning of one's soul.
Edith Wharton

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'Tis a great confidence in a friend to tell him your faults; greater to tell him his.
Benjamin Franklin

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If it's very painful for you to criticize your friends - you're safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that's the time to hold your tongue.
Alice Duer Miller

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Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive. ~Anäis Nin

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Friends are relatives you make for yourself.
Eustache Deschamps

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Many a person has held close, throughout their entire lives, two friends that always remained strange to one another, because one of them attracted by virtue of similarity, the other by difference.
Emil Ludwig

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Without wearing any mask we are conscious of, we have a special face for each friend.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Journals, 1843

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Ah, how good it feels! The hand of an old friend.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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Mighty proud I am that I am able to have a spare bed for my friends.
Samuel Pepys

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A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Constant use will not wear ragged the fabric of friendship.
Dorothy Parker

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The best kind of friend is the one you could sit on a porch with, never saying a word, and walk away feeling like that was the best conversation you've had.
Author Unknown

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The language of friendship is not words but meanings.
Henry David Thoreau

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more quotes for friendship

A true friend is one who thinks you are a good egg even if you are half-cracked.
Author Unknown

Quotes for Friendship

It is the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter.
Marlene Dietrich

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Nothing but heaven itself is better than a friend who is really a friend.
Plautus

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If instead of a gem, or even a flower, we should cast the gift of a loving thought into the heart of a friend, that would be giving as the angels give.
George MacDonald

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Love is like the wild-rose briar;Friendship is like the holly-tree.The holly is dark when the rose briar blooms,But which will bloom most constantly?
Emily Brontë

The friend within the man is that part of him which belongs to you and opens to you a door which never, perhaps, is opened to another. Such a friend is true, and all he says is true; and he loves you even if he hates you in other mansions of his heart.
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Our friendship grows in every way
More and more everyday
From now until the very end
You'll always be my forever friend.

A real friend is someone who would feel loss if you jumped on a train, or in front of one.
Author Unknown

Silences make the real conversations between friends. Not the saying but the never needing to say is what counts.
Margaret Lee Runbeck, Answer Without Ceasing

We are not enemies, but friends. We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained, it must not break our bonds of affection. The mystic cords of memory will swell when again touched as surely they will be by the better angels of our nature.
Abraham Lincoln

True friends stab you in the front.
Oscar Wilde

He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, and he who has one enemy will meet him everywhere.
Ralph Waldo Emerson~

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