Friendship Quotes

Friendship Quotes – Just for Friends


A friend who understands your tears is much more valuable than a lot of friends who only know your smile. Linus Wisdom

We can accomplish more together than we can alone.

The time to make good friends is before you need them.

It only takes a moment to be kind; but the result can last forever.

You have no truer friend than Jesus.

Those who bring the sunshine into the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves. 
Sir James M. Barrie

If you make friends with yourself you will never be alone.  Maxwell Maltz

Helping a child is an investment in the future.

The human spirit rings with hope at the sound of an encouraging word.

When you encourage someone, both of your loads can be lighter.

You have no truer friend than Jesus.

The time to make good friends is before you need them.

A friend is one who knows all about you, and still likes you.

A true friend is someone who knows there’s something wrong even when you have the biggest smile on your face.

True friends seek to do good to one another.

The antidote for fifty enemies is one friend.  Aristotle

A true friend laughs at your stories even when they’re not so good, and sympathizes with your troubles even when they’re not so bad. 

Strong relationships and marriages don’t happen because people never hurt each other. They happen because the people involved keep on forgiving.
The Kendricks, Resolution for Men

I might not be the most important person in your life; I just hope that when you see my name, then you smile and say, that’s my friend.

Anyone can make you tired… only true friends can make you better.

Everyone comes with baggage. Find someone who loves you enough to help you unpack.

A Chinese emperor once heard that his enemies had raised an insurrection in one of the distant provinces. ” Come my friends,” said he to those about him, ” follow me and I promise you that we shall destroy our enemies.”

He marched forward, and the rebels submitted on his approach. All now thought that he would take the most signal revenge. Instead of this, however, they were surprised to see the captives treated with mildness and humanity.

“What?”, cried one of the officers, “is this the way in which you fulfill your promise? Your royal word was given that your enemies should be destroyed, and behold, you have pardoned them all, and even shown special favor to some of them.”

“I promised,” said the emperor with a generous air, ” to, destroy my enemies. This I have done. For see, they are enemies no longer; I have made them my friends.” 

How well might Christians [and all] people learn to imitate so noble an example, and learn to “overcome evil with good “.  From the Gospel Sickle,
July 1, 1887

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

Grief can take care of itself, but to get the full value of joy you must have somebody to share it with.  Mark Twain

And one shall say unto him, What are these wounds in thine hands? Then he shall answer, Those with which I was wounded in the house of my friends.  Zechariah 13:6

You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.  Dale Carnegie

True friendship isn’t about being there when it’s convenient; it’s about being there when it’s not.

Truly great friends are hard to find, difficult to leave, and impossible to forget.

True friendship is like sound health; the value of it is seldom known until it be lost.  Charles Caleb Colton

Two are better than one; because they have a good reward for their labour. For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow: but woe to him that is alone
when he falleth; for he hath not another to help him up.  Ecclesiastes 4:9, 10

Love is when two people know everything about each other, and are still friends.

True friendship comes when the silence between two people is comfortable. 
David Tyson Gentry

True friendship is seen through the heart, not through the eye.

The secret to friendship is being a good listener.

A friend is like a rainbow. They brighten your life when you’ve been through a storm.

The best time to make friends is before you need them.  Ethel Barrymore

Happiness never decreases by being shared.  Buddha

A friend is one who strengthens you with prayers, blesses you with love and encourages you with hope.

Those who live in the Lord never see each other for the last time.

Only a life lived for others is worth living.  Albert Einstein

A friend is someone who understands your past, believes in your future, accepts you just the way you are; but one who loves you too much to let you stay that way.  Chris Teske