20 inspiring friendship quotes


Here are 20 famous quotes on friendship inspiration. Some of these quotes are by famous personalities and philosophers and some from the Holy Bible.

  1. “A friend loves at all times.” — The Bible: Proverbs 17, 17.

  2. “One who looks for a friend without faults will have none.” — Hasidic Saying

  3. “What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.” — Aristotle

  4. “Remember, the greatest gift is not found in a store nor under a tree, but in the hearts of true friends.” — Cindy Lew

  5. “We got friends to make up for our relatives.” — Anonymous

  6. “A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.” — Walter Winchell

  7. “The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.” — Abraham Lincoln

  8. “Friends are needed both for joy and for sorrow.” — Samuel Paterson

  9. “Who finds a faithful friend, finds a treasure.” — Jewish Saying

  10. “A faithful friend is the medicine of life.” — Apocrypha

  11. “The best mirror is an old friend.” — George Herbert

  12. “A companion loves some agreeable qualities which a man may possess, but a friend loves the man himself.” — James Boswell (1763)

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

  14. “The rain may be falling hard outside, But your smile makes it all alright. I’m so glad that you’re my friend. I know our friendship will never end.” — Robert Alan

  15. “A friend hears the song in my heart and sings it to me when my memory fails.” — Anonymous

  16. “The only way to have a friend is to be one.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

  17. “A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.” — Fr. Jerome Cummings

  18. “Friendship is the golden thread that ties the heart of all the world.” — John Evelyn

  19. “Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.” — Aristotle (4th century B.C.)

  20. “Friendship is a strong and habitual inclination in two persons to promote the good and happiness of one another.” — Eustace Budgell (1711)