Friendship quotes page 5
Of friends, however humble, scorn not one.
In the life of a young man the most essential thing for happiness is the gift of friendship.
Sir William Osler
No man is useless while he has a friend.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Treasure that gadfly, that friend who shows you your faults.
Be a friend to thyself and others will be so too.
Having said, from our respective point of view, the worst thing we can say about each other,
having uttered the ultimate insult, there's no reason we can't be friends.
S. N. Behrman
Promises may get friends, but it is performance that must nurse and keep them.
Friendship is an arrangement by which we undertake to exchange small favors for big ones.
Baron de Montesquieu
In politics... shared hatreds are almost always the basis of friendships.
Alexis de Tocqueville
He is a fine friend. He stabs you in the front.
Leonard Louis Levinson
He who is a friend of all humanity is not my friend.
Friendship is the great chain of human society.
To have a good enemy, choose a friend: He knows where to strike.
Diane de Poitiers
Those who bring sunshine to the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves.
Sir James Matthew Barrie
Friendship among women is only a suspension of hostilities.
Antoine de Rivarol
A friend in deeds is a friend indeed.
Ethel Watts Mumford
Talking with a friend is nothing else but thinking aloud.
The golden rule of friendship is to listen to others as you would have them listen to you.
I would rather have five energetic and competent enemies than one fool friend.
Our friends see the best in us, and by that very fact call forth the best from us.
Two persons will not be friends long if they cannot forgive each other little failings.
Jean de La Bruyere
A woman-friend! He that believes that weakness steers in a stormy night without a compass.
Friendship is the finest balm for the pangs of despised love.
It is one of the ironies of life that our intimates often provoke us more than our enemies.
Edward W. Ziegler
Friends are generally of the same sex, for when men and women agree, it is only in their
conclusions; their reasons are always different.
We have to learn to be our own best friends because we fall too easily into the trap of being
our worst enemies.
An infallible way of acquiring a host of friends is to be a host yourself.
True friendship comes when silence between two people is comfortable.
Dave Tyson Gentry
Friendship often ends in love; but love in friendship - never.
Charles Caleb Colton
Friendship is a word, the very sight of which in print makes the heart warm.
Histories are more full of examples of the fidelity of dogs than of friends.
Kindred weaknesses induce friendships as often as kindred virtues.
Christian Nestell Bovee