Famous Friendship Quotes

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Love will enter cloaked in friendship's name.

Ovid

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

Sydney Smith

May the hinges of our friendship never grow rusty.

Irish Proverb

Men kick friendship around like a football, but it doesn't seem to crack. Women treat it like glass and it goes to pieces.

Anne Spencer Morrow Lindbergh

Never refuse any advance of friendship, for if nine out of ten bring you nothing, one alone may repay you.

Madame de Tencin

No birth certificate is issued when friendship is born. There is nothing tangible. There is just a feeling that your life is different and that your capacity to love and care has miraculously been enlarged with out any effort on your part. It's like having a tiny apartment and somebody moves in with you. But instead of becoming cramped and crowded, the space expands, and you discover rooms you never knew you had until your friend moved in with you.

Steve Tesich

No distance of place or lapse of time can lessen the friendship of those who are thoroughly persuaded of each other's worth.

Robert Southey

No distance of place or lapse of time can lessen the friendship of those who are throughout persuaded of each other's worth.

Robert Southey

No love, no friendship Can cross the path of our destiny Without leaving some mark on it forever.

Francois Mauriac

Nothing is great like friendship on earth, No jewel No pearl has got it's worth. No one except a friend can be trusted, Your life will never ever get rusted.

Unknown

Nothing so fortifies a friendship as a belief on the part of one friend that he is superior to the other.

Honore' de Balzac

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

Epicurus

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

Epicurus

Once in a while you meet someone, and soon you both discover the two of you are truly something special to each other... you share your thoughts and feelings so relaxed, so openly, and right away you know your friendship's truly meant to be.

Gary Harrington

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

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

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.

Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton

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

Willa Cather

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 Gamaliel Harding

Opposition is true friendship.

William Blake

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

Thomas Jefferson

Peace, commerce and honest friendship with all nations entangling alliances with none.

Thomas Jefferson

Peace, commerce and honest friendship with all nations; entangling alliances with none.

Thomas Jefferson

Real friendship is shown in times of trouble prosperity is full of friends.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

She discovered with great delight that one does not love one's children just because they are one's children but because of the friendship formed while raising them.

Gabriel García Márquez

Show me a genuine case of platonic friendship, and I shall show you two old or homely faces.

Austin O'Malley

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