Here are the Top 50+ Inspiring Friendship Quotes & Sayings for your inspiration. Have a look at our collection of Inspiring Friendship Quotes & Sayings and tell us you’re favorites. Enjoy!  

   

“True friendship is never serene.”

— Marquise de Sevigne

“I get by with a little help from my friends.”

— The Beatles  

“A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself  — and especially to feel, or not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at any moment is fine with them. That’s what real love amounts to – letting a person be what he really is.” 

― Jim Morrison

“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

“Friends should be like books, few, but hand-selected.” 

― C.J. Langenhoven

“A strong friendship doesn’t need daily conversation or being together. As long as the relationship lives in the heart, true friends never part.”

— Anonymous

“We’ll be friend ’til we’re old and senile. … Then we’ll be new friends!”

— Anonymous

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

— Anonymous

“You have been my friend,” replied Charlotte. “That in itself is a tremendous thing.”

— E.B. White Charlotte’s Web

 “The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that they can grow separately without growing apart.” 

— Elizabeth Foley

“There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate.” 

― Linda Grayson

“A friend is someone who makes it easy to believe in yourself.” 

— Heidi Wills

“Ooh you’re the best friend that I ever had
I’ve been with you such a long time
You’re my sunshine and I want you to know
That my feelings are true
I really love you
Oh you’re my best friend”

— Queen

“Some people arrive and make such a beautiful impact on your life, you can barely remember what life was like without them.” 

— Anna Taylor

“If you wanna find out who’s a true friend, screw up or go through a challenging time … then see who sticks around.” 

— Karen Salmonsohn

“The best mirror is an old friend.” 

― George Herbert

“Some souls just understand each other upon meeting.” 

— N.R. Hart

 “A true friend is someone who will always love you — the imperfect, the confused, the wrong you — because that is what people are supposed to do.” 

— R. J. L.

“The only way to have a friend is to be one.” 

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“We’ll be friends forever, won’t we, Pooh?” Asked Piglet. “Even longer,” Pooh answered.” 

— Winnie The Pooh

“You’ve got a friend in me.” 

— Toy Story

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

― Aristotle

“Friends are medicine for a wounded heart, and vitamins for a hopeful soul.” 

— Steve Maraboli

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

— Martin Luther King Jr.

“In my friend, I find a second self.” 

— Isabel Norton

“Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: ‘What! You too? I thought I was the only one.”

— C.S. Lewis

“Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious as to have friends at a distance; they make the latitudes and longitudes.” 

— Henry David Thoreau

“No friendship is an accident.” 

― O. Henry, Heart of the West

“A good friend is like a four-leaf clover; hard to find and lucky to have.” 

— Irish Proverb

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

— Helen Keller

“Friendship marks a life even more deeply than love. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing.” 

― Elie Wiesel

“Sitting silently beside a friend who is hurting may be the best gift we can give.” 

— Unknown

“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

 “Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you; spend a lot of time with them, and it will change your life.” 

— Amy Poehler

“Dear George: Remember no man is a failure who has friends.”

— It’s a Wonderful Life

“A sweet friendship refreshes the soul.” 

— Proverbs 27:9

“There’s not a word yet, for old friends who’ve just met.” 

― Jim Henson, “I’m Going To Go Back There Someday”

“When a woman becomes her own best friend, life is easier.”

— Diane von Furstenburg

 “There is nothing I wouldn’t do for those who are really my friends. I have no notion of loving people by halves; it is not my nature.” 

— Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey

“Only a true friend would be that truly honest.” 

— Shrek

“Friendship is delicate as a glass, once broken it can be fixed but there will always be cracks.” 

— WaqarWaqar Ahmed

“Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.” 

― Socrates

“True friends are like diamonds — bright, beautiful, valuable, and always in style.”

― Nicole Richie

“Some people go to priests. Others to poetry. I to my friends.”

— Virginia Woolfe

“I never had any friends later on like the ones I had when I was 12.” 

— Stand by Me

“A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow.”

― William Shakespeare

“The great thing about new friends is that they bring new energy to your soul.” 

— Shanna Rodriguez

 “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

“Don’t walk behind me; I may not lead. Don’t walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.” 

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

— Martin Luther King Jr.

“It takes a great deal of courage to stand up to your enemies, but a great deal more to stand up to your friends.”

— Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

“Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.”

― Aristotle

“Friendship isn’t about who you’ve known the longest, it’s about who walked in to your life, said “I’m here for you,” and PROVED it.” 

— Unknown

“There is nothing like puking with somebody to make you into old friends.” 

― Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar

“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

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