Quotes about Friendship

Imagine a life without friends. How depressing it would be! Imagine a world full of friendless individuals. How dreadful it would be! Without questions, friendships are priceless and essential. Let us enjoy this compilation of friendship quotes and give cheers to all loving friends out there.

“A true friend is someone who thinks that you are a good egg, even though he knows that you are slightly cracked.” Bernard Meltzer

“When a friend is in trouble, don't annoy him by asking if there is anything you can do. Think up something appropriate and do it.” Edward W. Howe

“Old friends pass away; new friends appear. It is just like the days. An old day passes; a new day arrives. The important thing is to make it meaningful: a meaningful friend or a meaningful day.” Dalai Lama

“Friendship has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival.” C. S. Lewis

“Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.” Oprah Winfrey

“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 Morrow Lindbergh

“Silence is important in conversations between friends. Not the saying but the never needing to say is what counts.” Margaret Lee Runbeck

"Friendship is a strong and habitual inclination in two persons to promote the good and happiness of one another." Eustace Budgell

"We cannot tell the precise moment when friendship is formed. As in filling a vessel drop by drop, there is at last a drop which makes it run over; so in a series of kindnesses there is at last one which makes the heart run over." Samuel Johnson

“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

“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

“An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast; a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.” Buddha

“During the course of our lives, we make a lot of friends and establish many enduring relationships. No friendships, however, are as valuable and abiding as the ones started in childhood. There is something so pure and innocent about such friendships; they were established without preconditions and prospects of mutual benefits.” Simon Nguyen