Friendship Quotes and Sayings

Here you can find the best collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous Friendship quotes and Friendship sayings, and Friendship proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

"A youth, when at home, should be filial and, abroad, respectful to his elders. He should be earnest and truthful. He should overflow in love to all and cultivate the friendship of the good. When he has time and opportunity, after the performance of these things, he should employ them in polite studies. "


"It is more shameful to distrust our friends than to be deceived by them. "


"It’s the most exciting thing to watch God work when I’ve asked him about something, to listen to him and watch him work. It’s like this friendship, and it just grows and grows and grows and grows. "

Charles R. Swindoll

"Fan the sinking flame of hilarity with the wing of friendship; and pass the rosy wine. "

Charles Dickens

"Friendship is an arrangement by which we undertake to exchange small favors for big ones."

Charles de Montesquieu

"A man’s friendships are one of the best measures of his worth. "

Charles Darwin

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


"Never make friends with people who are above or below you in status. Such friendships will never give you any happiness. "


"Eros will have naked bodies; Friendship naked personalities. "

C. S. Lewis

"Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art… It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival. "

C. S. Lewis

"Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable."

Bruce Lee

"Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing."

Benjamin Franklin

"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."

Barack Obama

"Our judgments when we are pleased and friendly are not the same as when we are pained and hostile."


"Perfect friendship is the friendship of men who are good, and alike in excellence; for these wish well alike to each other qua good, and they are good in themselves."


"Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods."


"He who hath many friends hath none."


"A friend to all is a friend to none."


"Friendship is essentially a partnership."


"My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake."


"I wanted to tell the story of Luong Ung, who’s a dear friend of mine."

Angelina Jolie

"Mr. Van Buren, your friends may be leaving you but my friends never leave me."

Andrew Jackson

"What I cannot love, I overlook. Is that real friendship?"

Anais Nin

"Each friend represents a world in us, a world not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born."

Anais Nin

"True friendship comes when the silence between two people is comfortable."

David Tyson Gentry

"Friendship consists in forgetting what one gives and remembering what one receives."

Alexander Dumas

"I don’t need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better."


"Friendship is the hardest thing in the world to explain. It’s not something you learn in school. But if you haven’t learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven’t learned anything."

Muhammad Ali

"Friendship marks a life even more deeply than love. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing"

Elie Wiesel

"There are some people in life that make you laugh a little louder, smile a little bigger, and live just a little bit better."

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