Friendship Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Friendship

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Secrecy is the chastity of friendship.
~By Jeremy Taylor ~


Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art... It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival.
~By C. S. Lewis ~


The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it.
~By Hubert H. Humphrey ~


I keep my friends as misers do their treasure, because, of all the things granted us by wisdom, none is greater or better than friendship.
~By Pietro Aretino ~


The sacrifices of friendship were beautiful in her eyes as long as she was not asked to make them.
~By Hector Hugh Munro ~


I have friends in overalls whose friendship I would not swap for the favor of the kings of the world.
~By Thomas A. Edison ~


I can tell you, dearest friend, that if it became known how much friendship, love and a world of human and spiritual references I have smuggled into these three movements, the adherents of programme music - should there be any left - would go mad with joy.
~By Alban Berg ~


Those who insist on having hostilities with us, kill and destroy the option of friendship with us in the future, which is unfortunate because it is clear the future belongs to Iran and that enmities will be fruitless.
~By Mahmoud Ahmadinejad ~


If we listened to our intellect, we'd never have a love affair. We'd never have a friendship. We'd never go into business, because we'd be cynical. Well, that's nonsense. You've got to jump off cliffs all the time and build your wings on the way down.
~By Ray Bradbury ~


The greatest sweetener of human life is Friendship. To raise this to the highest pitch of enjoyment, is a secret which but few discover.
~By Joseph Addison ~


Even in the common affairs of life, in love, friendship, and marriage, how little security have we when we trust our happiness in the hands of others!
~By William Hazlitt ~


I would have told him that I appreciated his friendship through the years and that I had learned a lot from him. I really loved Frank like you do a brother.
~By Jimmy Carl Black ~


If we take matrimony at it's lowest, we regard it as a sort of friendship recognised by the police.
~By Robert Louis Stevenson ~


Real friendship, like real poetry, is extremely rare - and precious as a pearl.
~By Tahar Ben Jelloun ~


The firmest of friendships have been formed in mutual adversity, as iron is most strongly united by the fiercest flame.
~By Charles Caleb Colton ~


The dupe of friendship, and the fool of love; have I not reason to hate and to despise myself? Indeed I do; and chiefly for not having hated and despised the world enough.
~By William Hazlitt ~


Don't flatter yourself that friendship authorizes you to say disagreeable things to your intimates. The nearer you come into relation with a person, the more necessary do tact and courtesy become.
~By Oliver Wendell Holmes ~


Friendship, like credit, is highest when it is not used.
~By Elbert Hubbard ~


To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not only of goodness of heart, but of strength of mind.
~By William Hazlitt ~


Friendship can only exist between persons with similar interests and points of view. Man and woman by the conventions of society are born with different interests and different points of view.
~By August Strindberg ~


What sweetness is left in life, if you take away friendship? Robbing life of friendship is like robbing the world of the sun. A true friend is more to be esteemed than kinsfolk.
~By Marcus Tullius Cicero ~


A friendship like love is warm; a love like friendship is steady.
~By Thomas More ~


I love life in spite of all that mars it. I love friendship, jokes and laughter.
~By Tahar Ben Jelloun ~


True friendships don't fade in Hollywood, as so many myths about show business would have you insist.
~By Kent McCord ~


To like and dislike the same things, this is what makes a solid friendship.
~By Sallust ~


Friendships born on the field of athletic strife are the real gold of competition. Awards become corroded, friends gather no dust.
~By Jesse Owens ~


Although the troops have struck us, we throw it all behind and are glad to meet you in peace and friendship.
~By Black Kettle ~


A quarrel between friends, when made up, adds a new tie to friendship.
~By Saint Francis de Sales ~


To want friendship is a great fault. Friendship ought to be a gratuitous joy, like the joys afforded by art or life.
~By Simone Weil ~


And though my Lord hath lost his estate and been banished out of his country, yet neither despised poverty nor pinching necessity could make him break the bonds of friendship or weaken his loyal duty.
~By Margaret Cavendish ~


It is important to our friends to believe that we are unreservedly frank with them, and important to friendship that we are not.
~By Mignon McLaughlin ~


The rare few, who, early in life have rid themselves of the friendship of the many.
~By James Whistler ~


So I really did stop and change what I saw I was about, and really try to put that principle into play as the center of everything - my friendships, my marriage, my career, my family, my way of being in the world. And that changed everything for me.
~By Kathy Mattea ~


Nobody ever chooses the already unfortunate as objects of his loyal friendship.
~By Lucan ~


Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is far the best ending for one.
~By Oscar Wilde ~


Love and esteem are the first principles of friendship; it is always imperfect if either of these two are wanting.
~By Eustace Budgell ~


I learned from Mr. Wrigley, early in my career, that loyalty wins and it creates friendships. I saw it work for him in his business.
~By Ernie Banks ~


Books are a real solace, friendships are good but action is better than all.
~By John Burns ~


It is only the great hearted who can be true friends. The mean and cowardly, Can never know what true friendship means.
~By Charles Kingsley ~


Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
~By Aristotle ~


There is no friendship, no love, like that of the parent for the child.
~By Henry Ward Beecher ~


Life is to be fortified by many friendships. To love and to be loved is the greatest happiness of existence.
~By Sydney Smith ~


Loyalty and friendship, which is to me the same, created all the wealth that I've ever thought I'd have.
~By Ernie Banks ~


It will give them the opportunity to show themselves worthy of the respect and friendship of peace-loving nations, and in time, to take an honorable place among members of the United Nations.
~By James F. Byrnes ~


We must reach out our hand in friendship and dignity both to those who would befriend us and those who would be our enemy.
~By Arthur Ashe ~


Happiness is understanding that friendship is more precious than mere things, more precious than getting your own way, more precious than being in situations where true principles are not at stake.
~By J. Donald Walters ~


Friendship is Love without his wings!
~By Lord Byron ~


A passion for politics stems usually from an insatiable need, either for power, or for friendship and adulation, or a combination of both.
~By Fawn M. Brodie ~


If a man does not make new acquaintances as he advances through life, he will soon find himself left alone. A man, sir, should keep his friendship in a constant repair.
~By Samuel Johnson ~


Our scientific age demands that we provide definitions, measurements, and statistics in order to be taken seriously. Yet most of the important things in life cannot be precisely defined or measured. Can we define or measure love, beauty, friendship, or decency, for example?
~By Dennis Prager ~


I would be willing to do almost anything to make Art happy. I care about our friendship. The only thing I won't do is change the essence of my work.
~By Paul Simon ~


The world is round so that friendship may encircle it.
~By Pierre Teilhard de Chardin ~


Marriage, for a woman at least, hampers the two things that made life to me glorious - friendship and learning.
~By Jane Harrison ~


It is difficult to obtain the friendship of a cat. It is a philosophical animal... one that does not place its affections thoughtlessly.
~By Theophile Gautier ~


Old friendships are like meats served up repeatedly, cold, comfortless, and distasteful. The stomach turns against them.
~By William Hazlitt ~


Friendship's the privilege of private men; for wretched greatness knows no blessing so substantial.
~By Nahum Tate ~


Marriage is the highest state of friendship. If happy, it lessens our cares by dividing them, at the same time that it doubles our pleasures by mutual participation.
~By Samuel Richardson ~


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.
~By Saint Basil ~


Friendship, of itself a holy tie, is made more sacred by adversity.
~By Charles Caleb Colton ~


You don't just luck into things as much as you would like to think you do. You build step by step, whether it is friendships or opportunities.
~By Barbara Bush ~


Love is friendship that has caught fire. It is quiet understanding, mutual confidence, sharing and forgiving. It is loyalty through good and bad times. It settles for less than perfection and makes allowances for human weaknesses.
~By Ann Landers ~


For me my friendship with Omar Rodriguez from Mars Volta that friendship really means a lot to me because he's another creative person who works as hard as I do.
~By John Frusciante ~


Friendship is one of the most tangible things in a world which offers fewer and fewer supports.
~By Kenneth Branagh ~


The biggest lesson from Africa was that life's joys come mostly from relationships and friendships, not from material things. I saw time and again how much fun Africans had with their families and friends and on the sports fields; they laughed all the time.
~By Andrew Shue ~


A man's friendships are, like his will, invalidated by marriage - but they are also no less invalidated by the marriage of his friends.
~By Samuel Butler ~


During the 1950s, Aristotle Onassis and I formed what grew to be a close friendship and association in several business ventures.
~By Paul Getty ~


The Bush Administration's failure to be consistently involved in helping Israel achieve peace with the Palestinians has been both wrong for our friendship with Israel, as well as badly damaging to our standing in the Arab world.
~By Barack Obama ~


Laughter is not a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is the best ending for one.
~By Henry Ward Beecher ~


Friendships in childhood are usually a matter of chance, whereas in adolescence they are most often a matter of choice.
~By David Elkind ~


Friendship is something that creates equality and mutuality, not a reward for finding equality or a way of intensifying existing mutuality.
~By Rowan D. Williams ~


Friendship is a very taxing and arduous form of leisure activity.
~By Mortimer Adler ~


A friendship can weather most things and thrive in thin soil; but it needs a little mulch of letters and phone calls and small, silly presents every so often - just to save it from drying out completely.
~By Pam Brown ~


Even where friendship is concerned, it takes me a long time to trust people.
~By Namie Amuro ~


Love demands infinitely less than friendship.
~By George Jean Nathan ~


Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.
~By Thomas Jefferson ~


Only solitary men know the full joys of friendship. Others have their family; but to a solitary and an exile his friends are everything.
~By Warren G. Harding ~


Talk is by far the most accessible of pleasures. It costs nothing in money, it is all profit, it completes our education, founds and fosters our friendships, and can be enjoyed at any age and in almost any state of health.
~By Robert Louis Stevenson ~


True friendship can afford true knowledge. It does not depend on darkness and ignorance.
~By Henry David Thoreau ~


Friendship, like love, is destroyed by long absence, though it may be increased by short intermissions.
~By Samuel Johnson ~


Acting in anger and hatred throughout my life, I frequently precipitated what I feared most, the loss of friendships and the need to rely upon the very people I'd abused.
~By Luke Ford ~


My reputation is too important to put it aside for purposes of some friendship. We have a job to do.
~By Stephanie Tubbs Jones ~


True friendship multiplies the good in life and divides its evils. Strive to have friends, for life without friends is like life on a desert island... to find one real friend in a lifetime is good fortune; to keep him is a blessing.
~By Baltasar Gracian ~


My inspiration are the woman, friendship, and loneliness.
~By Enrique Iglesias ~


Friendship is one mind in two bodies.
~By Mencius ~


In friendship as well as love, ignorance very often contributes more to our happiness than knowledge.
~By Francois de La Rochefoucauld ~


Friendship is held to be the severest test of character. It is easy, we think, to be loyal to a family and clan, whose blood is in your own veins.
~By Charles Alexander Eastman ~


There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
~By Chanakya ~


I enjoyed being involved in team sports and making close friendships.
~By Brian McBride ~


At the beginning of the new century, it is the common aspiration of the peoples of the two countries to deepen mutual understanding, enhance trust, develop friendship and strengthen cooperation.
~By Li Peng ~


I come from the New York theatre world, and I have a lot of gay male friends, so this friendship of Will and Grace's isn't such a stretch.
~By Debra Messing ~


Our philosophy precedes from the belief that sport is an inalienable part of the educational process and a factor for promoting peace, friendship, cooperation and understanding among peoples.
~By Juan Antonio Samaranch ~


If we are to judge of love by its consequences, it more nearly resembles hatred than friendship.
~By Francois de La Rochefoucauld ~


Here in the big city people spend their time thinking about work and about money; they don't give some value to friendships and it can be depressing.
~By Adriana Lima ~


But friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life, and thanks to a benevolent arrangement the greater part of life is sunshine.
~By Thomas Jefferson ~


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.
~By Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton ~


It is wise to apply the oil of refined politeness to the mechanism of friendship.
~By Sidonie Gabrielle Colette ~


The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love.
~By Hubert H. Humphrey ~


Few friendships could survive the moodiness of love affairs.
~By Mason Cooley ~


Opposition is true friendship.
~By William Blake ~


One sure way to lose another woman's friendship is to try to improve her flower arrangements.
~By Marcelene Cox ~

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December 4 ,2021
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