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What are best quotes about friendship?

Accurate and famous quotes by Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr., Aristotle, Epicurus, George Washington, John D. MacDonald, Sarah Dessen, Sallust, Toni Morrison, that are about friendship. You can read the best of all time or enjoy Top 10 lists. These quotes are handy to improve yourself and your knowledge. Below are the best words, phrases, lines and sayings about friendship.


  1. Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.

    Euripides

  2. A memory lasts forever. Never does it die. True friends stay together. And never say goodbye.

    Anonymous

  3. To the world you might be one person, but to one person you might be the world.

    Anonymous

  4. A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.

    Elbert Hubbard

  5. Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.

    Marcel Proust

  6. I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends.

    Abraham Lincoln

  7. A true friend is one soul in two bodies. find the person who completes you!

    Aristotle

  8. The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love.

    Hubert Humphrey

  9. Anybody can sympathise with the sufferings of a friend, but it requires a very fine nature to sympathise with a friend's success.

    Oscar Wilde

  10. Who seeks a faultless friend remains friendless.

    Proverbs


What are the best friendship images quotes

Here is selection of the finest quotes embed as messages on beautiful images. Beautiful friendship affirmations to read, bookmark and share with your friends and family.


  1. Picture quote by Winnie-the-Pooh about adventure

    I knew when I met you an adventure is going to happen. ⏤ Winnie-the-Pooh


  2. Picture quote by Sayings about friend

    A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart, and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words. ⏤ Sayings


  3. Picture quote by Nikola Tesla about friends

    Intelligent people tend to have less friends than the average person. The smarter you are, the more selevtive you become. ⏤ Nikola Tesla


  4. Picture quote by Euripides about friends

    One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives. ⏤ Euripides


  5. Picture quote about people

    Stay close to people who feel like sunlight.


  6. Picture quote by Sayings about friendship

    Friendship picks you up when the world lets you down. ⏤ Sayings


  7. Picture quote by Jim Morrison about friend

    A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself. ⏤ Jim Morrison


  8. Picture quote by Unknown about friendship

    How amazing is it to find someone who wants to hear about all the things that go in your head. ⏤ Unknown


  9. Picture quote by English Proverbs about company

    Keep company with those who make you better. ⏤ English Proverbs


  10. Picture quote by Sayings about friendship

    True friendship isn't about being inseparable, it's being separated ⏤ Sayings


  11. Picture quote by Aristotle about frien

    A friend to all is a friend to none. ⏤ Aristotle


  12. Picture quote by Epictetus about life

    The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best. ⏤ Epictetus


  13. Picture quote by John Lennon about friends

    Being honest may not get you a lot of friends but it'll always get you the right ones. ⏤ John Lennon


  14. Picture quote by Sayings about happiness

    Happiness is having a co-worker who becomes a friend. ⏤ Sayings


  15. Picture quote by Oscar Wilde about friendship

    Ultimately, the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or friendship, is conversation. ⏤ Oscar Wilde


  16. Picture quote by Ali ibn Abi Talib about friend

    A friend is not a true friend unless he protects his friend in his misfortune, in his absence, and at his death. ⏤ Ali ibn Abi Talib


  17. Picture quote by Sayings about friendship

    A friend is one who believes in you when you have ceased to believe in yourself. ⏤ Sayings


  18. Picture quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson about friends

    It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them. ⏤ Ralph Waldo Emerson


  19. Picture quote by Hafiz about friends

    You heart and my heart are very, very old friends. ⏤ Hafiz


  20. Picture quote by Henry Ford about friend

    My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me. ⏤ Henry Ford


  21. Picture quote by Kurt Cobain about friend

    A friend is nothing but a known enemy. ⏤ Kurt Cobain


  22. Picture quote by Sayings about friendship

    Friendship warms the soul. ⏤ Sayings


  23. Picture quote about love

    I love you not for what you are, but for what i am when i am with you


  24. Picture quote by Proverbs about friend

    Hold a true friend with both your hands. ⏤ Proverbs


  25. Picture quote by Henry David Thoreau about friendship

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


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    Working with people, the musical part is one thing but the personal part is totally different and just as critical. If the friendship is there and it's a lasting friendship, then it will take care of itself.

    John Mayall

  1. Great is the victory, but the friendship of all is greater.

    Emil Zatopek

  2. One irreducible residual of 38 years in the business is the number of lasting, loving friendships I have made.

    Carroll O'Connor

  3. 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.

    Margaret Cavendish

  4. Why do we go around acting as though everything was friendship and reliability when basically everything everywhere is full of sudden hate and ugliness?

    Anna Freud

  5. 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.

    Paul Simon

  6. One of the great things personally coming to Hawai'i is my friendship of Jim Nicholson.

    Dan Fouts

  7. In those early years in New York when I was a stranger in a big city, it was the companionship and later friendship which I was offered in the Linnean Society that was the most important thing in my life.

    Ernst Mayr

  8. I have a very close friendship with the skaters.

    Eric Heiden

  9. It is impossible to preserve my friendship with people who are allegedly leaders when they are attacking their own people, shooting at them, using tanks and other forms of heavy weaponry.

    Recep Tayyip Erdogan


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friendship inspirational quotes

Best sayings about friendship that are inspirational. Inspirational quotes about friendship.


  1. My inspiration are the woman, friendship, and loneliness.

    Enrique Iglesias

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friendship real quotes

Best sayings about friendship that are real. Quotes about real friendship.


  1. You can always tell a real friend: when you've made a fool of yourself he doesn't feel you've done a permanent job.

    Laurence J. Peter

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

    Anais Nin

  3. 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.

    Baltasar Gracian

  4. Silences make the real conversations between friends. Not the saying but the never needing to say is what counts.

    Margaret Lee Runbeck

  5. French Yemeni relations are strong and good, they are relations depending on friendship and cooperation; my relationship with the president Chiraq are old and real.

    Ali A. Saleh

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friendship true quotes

Best sayings about friendship that are true. Best quotes about meaning of true friendship.


  1. A memory lasts forever. Never does it die. True friends stay together. And never say goodbye.

    Anonymous

  2. A true friend is one soul in two bodies. find the person who completes you!

    Aristotle

  3. One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood.

    Lucius Annaeus Seneca

  4. True friendship is like sound health; the value of it is seldom known until it is lost.

    Charles Caleb Colton

  5. True happiness arises, in the first place, from the enjoyment of one's self, and in the next, from the friendship and conversation of a few select companions.

    Joseph Addison

  6. There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship.

    Thomas Aquinas

  7. People come in and out of our lives, and the true test of friendship is whether you can pick back up right where you left off the last time you saw each other.

    Lisa See

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

    Charles Kingsley

  9. 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.

    Baltasar Gracian

  10. The two most misused words in the entire English vocabulary are love and friendship. A true friend would die for you, so when you start trying to count them on one hand, you don't need any fingers.

    Larry Flynt

  11. A true friend is one who overlooks your failures and tolerates your success!

    Doug Larson

  12. 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

  13. A true friend is the greatest of all blessings, and that which we take the least care of all to acquire.

    Francois de la Rochefoucauld

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What are these quotes about

Quotes about friendship are really good. All friendship sayings are deep and meaningful. Access quotes about love, life, change, smile or friends. It's your task to understand their meaning for yourself. There is no such thing as empty words.


life quotes about friendship

Best quotes about life that are friendship. Quotes about friendship in life and how it affects people.

  1. I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends.

    Abraham Lincoln

  2. The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best.

    Epictetus

  3. Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.

    Mark Twain

  4. 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!

    William Hazlitt

  5. 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

  6. 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.

    Samuel Johnson

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

    Simone Weil

  8. 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.

    Baltasar Gracian

  9. Things have gone beyond my wildest expectations and dreams, and I feel like I've been given so many blessings in my life, between my friendship with the guys in the band, our wonderful audience, being able to play this music, and then my family.

    Trey Anastasio

  10. I noticed that no matter where I went in the country, there was this group of questions that got asked. I would track them and keep them in categories. Like body image, school, family, friendship, you name it, the emotional life of a teenage girl.

    Elizabeth Berkley

  11. I cannot even imagine where I would be today were it not for that handful of friends who have given me a heart full of joy. Let's face it, friends make life a lot more fun.

    Charles R. Swindoll

  12. Friendship's the wine of life: but friendship new... is neither strong nor pure.

    Edward Young

  13. The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it.

    Hubert H. Humphrey

  14. Madam, I have been looking for a person who disliked gravy all my life; let us swear eternal friendship.

    Sydney Smith

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

    Jane Harrison

  16. Friendship! Mysterious cement of the soul, Sweet'ner of life, and solder of society.

    Robert Blair

  17. How many slams in an old screen door? Depends how loud you shut it. How many slices in a bread? Depends how thin you cut it. How much good inside a day? Depends how good you live 'em. How much love inside a friend? Depends how much you give 'em.

    Shel Silverstein

  18. WE two boys together clinging, One the other never leaving, Up and down the roads going, North and South excursions making, Power enjoying, elbows stretching, fingers clutching, Arm'd and fearless, eating, drinking, sleeping, loving. No law less than ourselves owning, sailing, soldiering, thieving, threatening, Misers, menials, priests alarming, air breathing, water drinking, on the turf or the sea-beach dancing, Cities wrenching, ease scorning, statutes mocking, feebleness chasing, Fulfilling our foray.

    Walt Whitman

  19. 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?

    Dennis Prager

  20. I play- it's kind of like a slice-of-life, LA women in their forties, playing forty kind of what's their friendship like, and what's their life like and so I just play one of the four friends.

    Joan Cusack

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happiness quotes about friendship

Best quotes about happiness that are friendship. Best friendship sayings on how to be happy.

  1. Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.

    Euripides

  2. Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.

    Marcel Proust

  3. True happiness arises, in the first place, from the enjoyment of one's self, and in the next, from the friendship and conversation of a few select companions.

    Joseph Addison

  4. 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!

    William Hazlitt

  5. Friendship improves happiness and abates misery, by the doubling of our joy and the dividing of our grief.

    Marcus Tullius Cicero

  6. In friendship as well as love, ignorance very often contributes more to our happiness than knowledge.

    Francois de la Rochefoucauld

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

    Chanakya

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love quotes about friendship

Best quotes about love that are friendship. Quotes about friendship and love, and can they exist together.

  1. Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.

    Euripides

  2. A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.

    Elbert Hubbard

  3. The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love.

    Hubert Humphrey

  4. Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing there is a field. I'll meet you there. When the soul lies down in that grass the world is too full to talk about.

    Rumi

  5. It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.

    Friedrich Nietzsche

  6. You're the one who is weak. You will never know love or friendship. And I feel sorry for you.

    J. K. Rowling

  7. 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!

    William Hazlitt

  8. Love between man and man is impossible because there must not be sexual intercourse and friendship between man and woman is impossible because there must be sexual intercourse.

    James Joyce

  9. In friendship as well as love, ignorance very often contributes more to our happiness than knowledge.

    Francois de la Rochefoucauld

  10. So long as we love we serve; so long as we are loved by others, I would almost say that we are indispensable; and no man is useless while he has a friend.

    Robert Louis Stevenson

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

    Anais Nin

  12. Love is friendship set on fire.

    Jeremy Taylor

  13. 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.

    William Hazlitt

  14. The joys of friendship inert the heart and fizzy home bouncing jubilantly with laughter-buttered love.

    Bradley Chicho

  15. The two most misused words in the entire English vocabulary are love and friendship. A true friend would die for you, so when you start trying to count them on one hand, you don't need any fingers.

    Larry Flynt

  16. 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

  17. A friendship that like love is warm; A love like friendship, steady.

    Thomas Moore

  18. 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.

    Ann Landers

  19. 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 Beecher

  20. 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.

    Alban Berg

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time quotes about friendship

Best quotes about time that are friendship. Quote about long time friendship.

  1. People come in and out of our lives, and the true test of friendship is whether you can pick back up right where you left off the last time you saw each other.

    Lisa See

  2. 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.

    Samuel Richardson

  3. The best time to frame an answer to the letters of a friend, is the moment you receive them. Then the warmth of friendship, and the intelligence received, most forcibly cooperate.

    William Shenstone

  4. 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

  5. Sometimes being a friend means mastering the art of timing. There is a time for silence. A time to let go and allow people to hurl themselves into their own destiny. And a time to prepare to pick up the pieces when it's all over.

    Octavia Butler

  6. Meg Ryan is a beautiful and courageous woman. I grieve the loss of her companionship but I've not lost the friendship. We talk all the time and that was what our connection was about. She has a wonderful mind and we just like a chat.

    Russell Crowe

  7. To cement a new friendship, especially between foreigners or persons of a different social world, a spark with which both were secretly charged must fly from person to person, and cut across the accidents of place and time.

    Cornelia Otis Skinner

  8. We became friends as we became a band. Our friendship evolved as the band evolved. It had its ups and downs, but it was mostly ups for the four of us. We got along well almost all of the time. Hey! We liked each other and we still do.

    Dave Blood

  9. Even where friendship is concerned, it takes me a long time to trust people.

    Namie Amuro

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What most famous people say about friendship

Best quotes from most famous authors, leaders, writers, athletes and philosophers ever lived.


Musician quotes on friendship

What top musicians say about friendship? Musician have their own concept to friendship. This reflects in following friendship citations. Quotes that are about friendship from famous musicians.


  1. All you need to do to be my friend is like me.

    Taylor Swift

  2. Friendship is the golden thread that ties the heart of all the world.

    John Evelyn

  3. I think the way to keep a friendship is to respect that everybody is different.

    Emma Bunton

  4. A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.

    Jim Morrison

  5. My inspiration are the woman, friendship, and loneliness.

    Enrique Iglesias

  6. Things have gone beyond my wildest expectations and dreams, and I feel like I've been given so many blessings in my life, between my friendship with the guys in the band, our wonderful audience, being able to play this music, and then my family.

    Trey Anastasio

  7. Success always necessitates a degree of ruthlessness. Given the choice of friendship or success, I'd probably choose success.

    Sting

  8. We became friends as we became a band. Our friendship evolved as the band evolved. It had its ups and downs, but it was mostly ups for the four of us. We got along well almost all of the time. Hey! We liked each other and we still do.

    Dave Blood

  9. 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.

    John Frusciante

  10. 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.

    Jimmy Carl Black

  11. Even where friendship is concerned, it takes me a long time to trust people.

    Namie Amuro

  12. When I turned about 14, I developed a friendship with this guy whose mom was the secretary to Ernest Angley, the faith healer, who's very popular in the Midwest. He had a television show, and he was sort of like Liberace mixed with Jerry Falwell - very glitzy, very high-tech.

    Marilyn Manson

  13. 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.

    Paul Simon

  14. Working with people, the musical part is one thing but the personal part is totally different and just as critical. If the friendship is there and it's a lasting friendship, then it will take care of itself.

    John Mayall

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President quotes on friendship

What top presidents say about friendship? President have their own concept to friendship. This reflects in following friendship citations. Quotes on friendship from famous presidents.


  1. I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends.

    Abraham Lincoln

  2. Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried before you give them your confidence.

    George Washington

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

    Warren G. Harding

  4. 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

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

    Benjamin Franklin

  6. To avoid being mistaken for a sellout, I chose my friends carefully. The more politically active black students. The foreign students. The Chicanos. The Marxist professors and structural feminists and punk-rock performance poets.

    Barack Obama

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. I have long enjoyed the friendship and companionship of Republicans because I am by instinct a teacher, and I would like to teach them something.

    Woodrow Wilson

  10. So far as it depends on the course of this government, our relations of good will and friendship will be sedulously cultivated with all nations.

    John Tyler

  11. 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

  12. We will seek friendship and goodwill with the nations of the world - but we do so with the understanding that it is the right of all nations to put their own interests first.

    Donald Trump

  13. I never considered a difference of opinion in politics, in religion, in philosophy, as cause for withdrawing from a friend.

    Thomas Jefferson

  14. It is impossible to preserve my friendship with people who are allegedly leaders when they are attacking their own people, shooting at them, using tanks and other forms of heavy weaponry.

    Recep Tayyip Erdogan

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Leader quotes on friendship

What top leaders say about friendship? Leader have their own concept to friendship. This reflects in following friendship citations. Friendship sayings from famous leaders.


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

    Black Kettle

  2. Even an animal, if you show genuine affection, gradually trust develops... If you always showing bad face and beating, how can you develop friendship?

    Dalai Lama

  3. My aim is to create a happy society with genuine friendship. Friendship between Tibetan and Chinese peoples is very essential.

    Dalai Lama

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Novelist quotes on friendship

What top novelists say about friendship? Novelist have their own concept to friendship. This reflects in following friendship citations. Friendship quotations from famous novelists.


  1. You're the one who is weak. You will never know love or friendship. And I feel sorry for you.

    J. K. Rowling

  2. Love between man and man is impossible because there must not be sexual intercourse and friendship between man and woman is impossible because there must be sexual intercourse.

    James Joyce

  3. 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.

    Samuel Richardson

  4. 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

  5. Instead of loving your enemies - treat your friends a little better.

    E. W. Howe

  6. She is a friend of mind. She gather me, man. The pieces I am, she gather them and give them back to me in all the right order. It's good, you know, when you got a woman who is a friend of your mind.

    Toni Morrison

  7. She is a friend of my mind. She gather me, man. The pieces I am, she gather them and give them back to me in all the right order.

    Toni Morrison

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

    Elie Wiesel

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Where are the most famous quotes from?

Best quotes from most famous American, British, French, German, Russian and Chinese authors of all time.


German quotes about friendship

What top German authors say about friendship? German authors are well know for their wise friendship messages. Quotes about friendship from German authors


  1. It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.

    Friedrich Nietzsche

  2. 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

  3. The most deadly fruit is borne by the hatred which one grafts on an extinguished friendship.

    Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

  4. Rejoicing in our joy, not suffering over our suffering, makes someone a friend.

    Friedrich Nietzsche

  5. In those early years in New York when I was a stranger in a big city, it was the companionship and later friendship which I was offered in the Linnean Society that was the most important thing in my life.

    Ernst Mayr

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Roman quotes about friendship

What top Roman authors say about friendship? Roman authors are well know for their wise friendship messages. Quotes that are about friendship from Roman authors.


  1. Friendship makes prosperity more shining and lessens adversity by dividing and sharing it.

    Marcus Tullius Cicero

  2. One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood.

    Lucius Annaeus Seneca

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

    Plautus

  4. Friendship improves happiness and abates misery, by the doubling of our joy and the dividing of our grief.

    Marcus Tullius Cicero

  5. All those who offer an opinion on any doubtful point should first clear their minds of every sentiment of dislike, friendship, anger or pity.

    Sallust

  6. Friendship improves happiness, and abates misery, by doubling our joys, and dividing our grief

    Marcus Tullius Cicero

  7. Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty.

    Marcus Tullius Cicero

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Italian quotes about friendship

What top Italian authors say about friendship? Italian authors are well know for their wise friendship messages. Friendship sayings from Italian authors.


  1. There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship.

    Thomas Aquinas

  2. The sincere friends of this world are as ship lights in the stormiest of nights.

    Giotto di Bondone

  3. Since there is nothing so well worth having as friends, never lose a chance to make them.

    Francesco Guicciardini

  4. Moral science is better occupied when treating of friendship than of justice.

    Thomas Aquinas

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Spanish quotes about friendship

What top Spanish authors say about friendship? Spanish authors are well know for their wise friendship messages. Friendship quotations from Spanish authors.


  1. One's friends are that part of the human race with which one can be human.

    George Santayana

  2. For prayer is nothing else than being on terms of friendship with God.

    Saint Teresa of Avila

  3. My inspiration are the woman, friendship, and loneliness.

    Enrique Iglesias

  4. 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.

    Baltasar Gracian

  5. Throughout its history, the international Olympic Committee has struggled to spread its ideal of fraternity, friendship, peace and universal understanding.

    Juan Antonio Samaranch

  6. 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.

    Juan Antonio Samaranch

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Famous authors with quotes on friendship.

Here are quotes from some of the most famous authors. They include Sarah Dessen quotes, Sallust quotes, George Washington quotes, Aristotle quotes, Epicurus quotes, Toni Morrison quotes, John D. MacDonald quotes, Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr. quotes, sayings and more wise friendship words.


Top friendship Ralph Waldo Emerson quotes

Ralph Waldo Emerson is author of top friendship messages and citations. Quotes on friendship by American poet Ralph Waldo Emerson.


  1. The only way to have a friend is to be one.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  2. A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  3. A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him I may think aloud. I am arrived at last in the presence of a man so real and equal, that I may drop even those undermost garments of dissimulation, courtesy, and second thought, which men never put off, and may deal with him with the simplicity and wholeness with which one chemical atom meets another.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  4. Better be a nettle in the side of your friend than his echo.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  5. Friendship, like the immortality of the soul, is too good to be believed.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Top friendship Epicurus quotes

Epicurus is author of top friendship messages and citations. Friendship sayings by Greek Philosopher Epicurus.


  1. It is not so much our friends' help that helps us, as the confidence of their help.

    Epicurus

  2. Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.

    Epicurus

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Top friendship Chanakya quotes

Chanakya is author of top friendship messages and citations. Quotes about friendship by Indian teacher Chanakya.


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

    Chanakya

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

    Chanakya

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Top friendship Mortimer Adler quotes

Mortimer Adler is author of top friendship messages and citations. Friendship quotations by American Philosopher Mortimer Adler.


  1. Aristotle uses a mother's love for her child as the prime example of love or friendship.

    Mortimer Adler

  2. Conjugal love, or the friendship of spouses, can persist even after sexual desires have weakened, withered, and disappeared.

    Mortimer Adler

  3. Friendship is a very taxing and arduous form of leisure activity.

    Mortimer Adler

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