45 Friendship Quotes That Will Improve the Sweetness of Real Friendship

What is friendship? Friendship is such a term that cannot be easily defined. If two persons truly care about each other without expecting any returns then we can say there is a special relationship, and it is friendship. In this post, you will find 45 friendship quotes that would make your journey much better with your friends.

Use any of these friendship quotes in your way of life and have fun with your dearest friends.

45 Prominent Friendship Quotes

  1. The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it. – Lucius Annaeus Seneca

  2. Friends and good manners will carry you where money won’t go. – Margaret WalkerFriendship quotes by Len Wein

  3. The language of friendship is not words but meanings. – Len Wein

  4. The most I can do for my friend is simply be his friend. – Simon Sinek

  5. True friendship can afford true knowledge. It does not depend on darkness and ignorance. – Khalil Gibran

  6. 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. – William Butler Yeats

  7. Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light. – Thomas Aquinas

  8. Love demands infinitely less than friendship. – George Jean Nathan

  9. Rare as is true love, true friendship is rarer. – Friedrich Nietzsche

  10. A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself. – H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

  11. One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood. – Helen Keller

  12. A friend is what the heart needs all the time. – Henry David Thoreau

  13. Friends… they cherish one another’s hopes. They are kind to one another’s dreams. – Henry David Thoreau

  14. Be true to yourself, help others, make each day your masterpiece, make friendship a fine art, drink deeply from good books. – Henry David Thoreau

  15. It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them. – Henry David ThoreauFriendship quote by Thomas Aquinas

  16. One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives. – Henry David Thoreau

  17. A good friend is like a four-leaf clover; hard to find and lucky to have. – Anonymous

  18. A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out. – Walter Winchell

  19. A single rose can be my garden… a single friend, my world. – Rachel Simmons

  20. A true friend is someone who is there for you when he’d rather be anywhere else. – Mencius

  21. A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down. – Atal Bihari Vajpayee

  22. Don’t walk behind me; I may not lead. Don’t walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend. – Baltasar Gracian

  23. Friends are medicine for a wounded heart and vitamins for a hopeful soul. – Steve Maraboli

  24. Friends are the siblings God never gave us. – Henry Van Dyke

  25. Friendship consists in forgetting what one gives and remembering what one receives. – Alexander Dumas

  26. Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity. – Saint Basil

  27. Friendship is not always the sequel of obligation. – Samuel Johnson

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

  29. Friendship is the shadow of the evening, which increases with the setting sun of life. – Marcel Proust

  30. In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed. – Samuel Taylor Coleridge

  31. It’s the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter. – Ann Landers

  32. Love is flower like; Friendship is like a sheltering tree. – Arnold H. Glasow

  33. 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. – Jim Morrison

  34. My definition of a friend is somebody who adores you even though they know the things you’re most ashamed of. – Jodie Foster

  35. Remember that the most valuable antiques are dear old friends. – Doug Larson

  36. Share your smile with the world. It’s a symbol of friendship and peace. – Euripides

  37. The strong bond of friendship is not always a balanced equation; friendship is not always about giving and taking in equal shares. Instead, friendship is grounded in a feeling that you know exactly who will be there for you when you need something, no matter what or when. – Henry Ford

  38. My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me. – Jean de La FontaineQuote about friendship by Leo Buscaglia

  39. Depth of friendship does not depend on length of acquaintance. – Leo Buscaglia

  40. There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

  41. If you have one true friend, you have more than your share. – Thomas Fuller

  42. Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world. – Eleanor Roosevelt (Read more Eleanor Quotes here)

  43. I would rather walk with a friend in the dark, than alone in the light. – Helen Keller

  44. Friendship is like money, easier made than kept. – Samuel Butler

  45. No person is your friend who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow. – Alice Walker

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