Friend Quotations

Friend Quotations

  1. "If all my friends were to jump off a bridge, I wouldn't jump with them, I'd be at the bottom to catch them. Everyone hears what you say. Friends listen to what you say. Best friends listen to what you don't say. We all take different paths in life, but no matter where we go, we take a little of each other everywhere."
    -- Tim McGraw

  2. "Friendship is one mind in two bodies."
    -- Mencius

  3. "Are we going to be friends forever? Asked Piglet. Even longer, Pooh answered."
    -- A. A. Milne Winnie the Pooh

  4. "The best way to keep your friends is not to give them away."
    -- Wilson Mizner

  5. "If you judge people, you have no time to love them."
    -- Mother Teresa

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

  7. "God save me from my friends - I can protect myself from my enemies."
    -- Proverb

  8. "Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends."
    -- Czech Proverb

  9. "When the character of a man is not clear to you, look at his friends."
    -- Japanese Proverb

  10. "Life without a friend is death without a witness."
    -- Spanish Proverb

  11. "Reveal not every secret you have to a friend, for how can you tell but that friend may hereafter become an enemy. And bring not all mischief you are able to upon an enemy, for he may one day become your friend."
    -- Saadi

  12. "If two friends ask you to judge a dispute, don't accept, because you will lose one friend; on the other hand, if two strangers come with the same request, accept because you will gain one friend."
    -- Saint Augustine Roman religious figure and philosopher

  13. "The friendship that can cease has never been real."
    -- Saint Jerome

  14. "I count myselt in nothing else so happy As in a soul rememb'ring my good friends."
    -- William Shakespeare

  15. "We are advertis'd by our loving friends."
    -- William Shakespeare

  16. "Get not your friends by bare compliments, but by giving them sensible tokens of your love."
    -- Socrates

  17. "We are all travelers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can find in our travels is an honest friend."
    -- Robert Lewis Stevenson

  18. "A friend is a gift you give yourself."
    -- Robert Louis Stevenson

  19. "Friends are God's way of taking care of us. If you should die before me, ask if you could bring a friend."
    -- Stone Temple Pilots

  20. "It is not what you give your friend, but what you are willing to give him that determines the quality of friendship."
    -- Mary Dixon Thayer

  21. "The most I can do for my friend is simply to be his friend. I have no wealth to bestow on him. If he knows that I am happy in loving him, he will want no other reward. Is not friendship divine in this?"
    -- Henry David Thoreau

  22. "Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious as to have friends at a distance: they make the latitudes and longitudes."
    -- Henry David Thoreau

  23. "Love is blind, but friendship closes its eyes."
    -- Unknown

  24. "Friends are God's way of apologizing to us for our families."
    -- Unknown

  25. "A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words."
    -- Unknown

  26. "Some people come into our lives and quickly go. Some stay for awhile and leave footprints on our hearts. And we are never, ever the same."
    -- Unknown

  27. "A simple friend opens a conversation with a full news bulletin on his life.real friend says, What's new with you?"
    -- Unknown

  28. "A simple friend doesn't know your parents' first names. A real friend has their phone numbers in his address book."
    -- Unknown

  29. "Everyone hears what you say. Friends listen to what you say. Best friends listen to what you don't say."
    -- Unknown

  30. "Everyone is a friend, until they prove otherwise."
    -- Unknown

  31. "Gems may be precious, but friends are priceless."
    -- Unknown

  32. "If you were somebody else, would you want to be friends with you?"
    -- Unknown

  33. "Strangers are just friends waiting to happen."
    -- Unknown

  34. "The best vitamin for making friends is B-1."
    -- Unknown

  35. "We really don't have enemies. It's just that some of our best friends are trying to kill us."
    -- Unknown

  36. "No person is your friend who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow."
    -- Alice Walker

  37. "A friend is one who knows all about you and likes you anyway."
    -- Christi Mary Warner

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

  39. "A true friend is someone who is there for you when he'd rather be anywhere else."
    -- Len Wein

  40. "A friend can tell you things you don't want to tell yourself."
    -- Frances Ward Weller

  41. "There was a definite process by which one made people into friends, and it involved talking to them and listening to them for hours at a time."
    -- Rebecca West

  42. "I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends."
    -- Walt Whitman

  43. "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

  44. "A friend is one who walks in when others walk out."
    -- Walter Winchell

  45. "Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you help them to become what they are capable of being."
    -- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe


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