Friendship Quotes

Friendship Quotes

Virginia Woolf Each has his past shut in him like the leaves of a book known to him by heart and his friends can only read the title.
Spotted Tail My friends, your people have both intellect and heart; you use these to consider in what way you can do the best to live.
Arnold H. Glasgow Live so that your friends can defend you but never have to.
Marie de Rabutin-Chantal True friendship is never serene.
Mahatma Gandhi The good man is the friend of all living things.
Abdul Baha Do not be content with showing friendship in words alone, let your heart burn with loving kindness for all who may cross your path.
William Blake It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
Anais Nin Each friend represents a world in us, a world not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.
Seneca Consult your friend on all things, especially on those which respect yourself. His counsel may then be useful where your own self-love might impair your judgment.
Laurie Colwin Friendship is not possible between two women, one of whom is very well dressed.
C. S. Lewis Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art...It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival.
Henry David Thoreau The most I can do for my friend is simply be his friend.
Charles W. Eliot Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counsellors, and the most patient of teachers.
Henry Ford My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.
Evelyn Waugh We cherish our friends not for their ability to amuse us, but for ours to amuse them.
Elbert Hubbard Never explain--your friends do not need it and your enemies will not believe you anyway.
Evelyn Waugh I do not believe the expenditure of $2.50 for a book entitles the purchaser to the personal friendship of the author.
Jorge Luis Borges My father and he had one of those English friendships which begin by avoiding intimacies and eventually eliminate speech altogether.
Aristotle Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
Marlene Dietrich It's the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter.
Toni Morrison She is a friend of mind. She gather me, man. The pieces I am, she gather them and give them back to me in all the right order. It's good, you know, when you got a woman who is a friend of your mind.
Arnold Bennett It is well, when judging a friend, to remember that he is judging you with the same godlike and superior imapartiality.
Colette It is wise to apply the oil of refined politeness to the mechanisms of friendship.
R. A. Dickson Love your enemies just in case your friends turn out to be a bunch of bastards.
Mortimer Adler Friendship is a very taxing and arduous form of leisure activity.

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