Quotes about Friendship


“Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends?”
Abraham Lincoln

“Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.” Euripides

“Friendship improves happiness, and abates misery, by doubling our joys, and dividing our grief” Marcus Tullius Cicero

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

“”In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.” Martin Luther King Jr.

“A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.”
― Jim Morrison

“My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.”
― Aristotle

“There are no strangers here; Only friends you haven’t yet met.”
― William Butler Yeats

“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

“True friendship is never serene.” ― Marquise de Sevigne

“Close friends are truly life’s treasures. Sometimes they know us better than we know ourselves. With gentle honesty, they are there to guide and support us, to share our laughter and our tears. Their presence reminds us that we are never really alone.”― Vincent van Gogh

“Friends and good manners will carry you where money won’t go.”
― Margaret Walker

“The best mirror is an old friend.” ― George Herbert

“A friend to all is a friend to none.” ― Aristotle

“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

“Family help each other in times of trouble” ― Vtmolo

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

“What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.” Aristotle

“Friends are proved by adversity.” ― Cicero

“Share your smile with the world. It’s a symbol of friendship and peace.”
― Christie Brinkley