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Friend Quotes

A friend is one with whom we share our feelings, even those feelings which we cannot share with our family members. A friend is someone who helps you in need, without asking you the reason for it. A friend is more than a guide. He not only shows you the path, but also walks on it with you, whenever you want him to. Given here are some lovely friend quotes that will let you know the meaning of friends and friendship. Go ahead and share these cute quotations and saying with all your friends.

Saint Thomas Aquinas

Friendship is the source of the greatest pleasures, and without friends even the most agreeable pursuits become tedious.

Leo Buscaglia

A single rose can be my garden... a single friend, my world.

Joseph Conrad

Action is consolatory. It is the enemy of thought and the friend of flattering illusions.

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Carl Sandburg

The moon is a friend for the lonesome to talk to.

Elbert Hubbard

A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same.

Charles Kingsley

It is only the great hearted who can be true friends. The mean and cowardly, Can never know what true friendship means.

Andrew Cuomo

A governor can be a very good friend to people. A governor can be a formidable force.

Soren Kierkegaard

I see it all perfectly; there are two possible situations - one can either do this or that. My honest opinion and my friendly advice is this: do it or do not do it - you will regret both.

Thomas Moore

Came but for friendship, and took away love.

A friend of mine told me a bunch of stuff on Buddhism and about Avicii being the lowest level of Buddhist hell, and it just sort of got stuck in my head. Later on when I went to setup a MySpace, I tried a bunch of names and they were all taken so I just kind of ended up with Avicii and then I got really attached to it.

Chevy Chase

With Clinton, there's no question that I would have made fun of his out-and-out lying. But he's also a good friend.

Samuel Johnson

My dear friend, clear your mind of cant.

Omar Khayyam

You know, my friends, with what a brave carouse I made a Second Marriage in my house; favored old barren reason from my bed, and took the daughter of the vine to spouse.

Harry S. Truman

You want a friend in Washington? Get a dog.

Brian Austin Green

A lot of student directors used to pick other students to be in their graduate films, so. I ended up doing a couple of them just for fun. Eventually, I got an agent through a friend and I did some commercials; then I got Knots Landing.

Thomas More

What though youth gave love and roses, Age still leaves us friends and wine.

Thomas Moore

A friendship that like love is warm; A love like friendship, stead.

Terri Guillemets

If I had to sum up Friendship in one word, it would be Comfort.

Shaquille O'Neal

Donald Trump is a great friend, and he has four or five Picassos on his plane. And that's where I would look at them.

Liza Minnelli

I am deeply saddened by the death of my dear friend, Dudley Moore.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

A true friend is the greatest of all blessings, and that which we take the least care of all to acquire.

Meghan Markle

If we treated ourselves as well as we treated our best friend, can you imagine?

Gene Tierney

I had known Cole Porter in Hollywood and New York, spent many a warm hour at his home, and met the talented and original people who were drawn to him.

William Blake

It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.

Robert Burns

The wide world is all before us - but a world without a friend.

A. R. Rahman

I am a friend when I need to be a friend, a father when I need to be a father, a musician when music calls. I switch roles accordingly.

Kurt Cobain

A friend is nothing but a known enemy.

Emo Philips

I was the kid next door's imaginary friend.

Jared Kushner

Peter Kaplan was a partner, a mentor, and a friend.

Agatha Christie

Every murderer is probably somebody's old friend.

Dave Bautista

Just getting auditions was rough. But also just learning how to act - when I did my first role, in a film I did which was a favour to a friend, I realised I was really bad at it.

Larry King

I have lifelong friends. My oldest friend, Herbie, has been a friend since I was 9. I've had bonds for over 50 years with people.

Patrick Jake O'Rourke

Staying married may have long-term benefits. You can elicit much more sympathy from friends over a bad marriage than you ever can from a good divorce.

Thomas Jefferson

I own that I am not a friend to a very energetic government. It is always oppressive.

Peyton List

Loyalty is one of the qualities in a friend that I value most.

Edgar Watson Howe

When a friend is in trouble, don't annoy him by asking if there is anything you can do. Think up something appropriate and do it.

John Travolta

You just activated a nuclear warhead, my friend.

Isaac Newton

Plato is my friend; Aristotle is my friend, but my greatest friend is truth.


A friend to all is a friend to none.

Omar Khayyam

My friend, let's not think of tomorrow, but let's enjoy this fleeting moment of life.

Dwight L. Moody

A rule I have had for years is: to treat the Lord Jesus Christ as a personal friend. His is not a creed, a mere doctrine, but it is He Himself we have.

Kristen Stewart

My best friend just had a baby, and she's my age. So I'm a godmom now, which is crazy.

Bob Dylan

Chaos is a friend of mine.


Test a servant while in the discharge of his duty, a relative in difficulty, a friend in adversity, and a wife in misfortune.

I had a friend who worked at a hospice, and he said people in their final moments don't discuss their successes, awards or what books they wrote or what they accomplished. They only talk about their loves and their regrets, and I think that's very telling.

Whitney Houston

I'm either my best friend or my worst enemy.

Ernest Hemingway

There is no friend as loyal as a book.

Louisa May Alcott

'Stay' is a charming word in a friend's vocabulary.

Henry Ford

My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Louisa May Alcott

A faithful friend is a strong defense; And he that hath found him hath found a treasure.

Sri Sathya Sai Baba

The love that exists between wife and husband is infatuation. The love that exists among friends and relations is attachment. The love towards material objects is desire. Love in totality, directed towards God is known as devotion.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Without wearing any mask we are conscious of, we have a special face for each friend.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Our most intimate friend is not he to whom we show the worst, but the best of our nature.

Nancy Pelosi

If I cry, it's about the personal loss of a friend or something like that. But when it comes to politics - no, I don't cry.


I'm cool with Jay-Z. Jay-Z is genuinely my friend.

Warren Buffett

Time is the friend of the wonderful company, the enemy of the mediocre.

J. R. R. Tolkien

It may be the part of a friend to rebuke a friend's folly.


Paolo Maldini. He was tough, tough, every time we played against each other. And I played against him many times. He's a very good friend.

Travis Scott

James Blake is a real good friend of mine. He's real different than what you thinks. He's super turned up.

Courteney Cox

I don't have time for superficial friends. I suppose if you're really lonely you can call a superficial friend, but otherwise, what's the point?

Harry S. Truman

Whenever you put a man on the Supreme Court he ceases to be your friend.

Hillary Clinton is as qualified or more qualified than I am to be Vice President of the United States of America. Let's get that straight. She's a truly close personal friend. She is qualified to be President of the United States of America. She's easily qualified to be Vice President of the United States of America.

Elizabeth I

Where minds differ and opinions swerve there is scant a friend in that company.

Armie Hammer

The Internet is an actor's best friend.

Kirsten Dunst

I just want to be a good friend to people, that's all.

Nicole Richie

I was 21 and I got to film with my best friend.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green.

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Diana Rigg

I regard bed as my best friend.

J. R. R. Tolkien

A friend of mine tells that I talk in shorthand and then smudge it.

Honoré de Balzac

Nothing so fortifies a friendship as a belief on the part of one friend that he is superior to the other.

Kimberly Guilfoyle

A friend is someone who has your back. Those in the military refer to it as, 'I got your six.' My closest friend on 'The Five' is Dana Perino.

Charlie Chaplin

To help a friend in need is easy, but to give him your time is not always opportune.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.

Naomi Osaka

Oh, my God, I literally only have, like, one friend that I'm actually completely, like, myself with.

Steven Spielberg

Well, luckily with animation, fantasy is your friend.

Chris Pratt

A friend bought me a plane ticket to Hawaii, which is where I got discovered and became an actor, so I guess a friend bought me a winning lottery ticket.

Henry David Thoreau

The most I can do for my friend is simply be his friend.

Michelle Williams

Whatever education I got was from experience and reading. But I also realize I wouldn't pass my friend's sixth-grade class.

Steven Wright

I had a friend who was a clown. When he died, all his friends went to the funeral in one car.

Vanessa Hudgens

Do not just look at your boyfriend as just a boyfriend. Look at him as a friend, too.

Katee Sackhoff

I remember auditioning for the Wonder Woman television show and being told that I wasn't the Wonder Woman type, but if I wanted to play the best friend, I could audition for that.

R. Kelly

My friend, there is no end when it comes to 'Trapped In The Closet.'

Warren Buffett

Look at market fluctuations as your friend rather than your enemy; profit from folly rather than participate in it.

Sophia Bush

We've all known a John Tucker. We've either known one, dated one or our best friend has dated one. I think a lot of men at one point or another have been a John Tucker.

Shinzo Abe

Japan has consistently remained a friend of Indonesia since the end of World War II and has regarded cooperation with Indonesia as a top priority.

Salma Hayek

I have one friend that I've had since I was born, and she's from Coatzacoalcos. She's not really impressed or interested in the actor's life. My family isn't really either.

Mac Miller

Everyone that I work with is a friend. I won't make a record with anyone unless we kick it.

Robert Louis Stevenson

No man is useless while he has a friend.

Jamie Lee Curtis

So, am I friendly with my daughter and her friends? Yes. Am I their friend? No. Does she shut the door? Yes, and I very much support the shut door.

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Taylor Swift

My mom and I have always been really close. She's always been the friend that was always there. There were times when, in middle school and junior high, I didn't have a lot of friends. But my mom was always my friend. Always.

Benjamin Franklin

Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.

Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends. : Czech Proverb

Magic Johnson

You can't get AIDS from a hug or a handshake or a meal with a friend.

I went with a friend to see Frank Sinatra in Las Vegas, in the last year that he was performing. He wasn't necessarily on top form, but the way he could connect with an audience and the way he communicated through the lyrics was something I hadn't ever really seen before.

Betty White

A good friend of mine was Lucy Ball. Her mother and my mother were best friends.

Tia Mowry

I'm a mom. I'm a wife. I'm an actress. I'm an executive producer. I'm an author. I'm an entrepreneur, and I'm a sister and a best friend.

Joe Biden

Abe Foxman has been a friend and advisor of mine for a long time.

Ben Affleck

A friend of my mom's was a casting director so, really as kind of a lark, I had a couple of acting jobs that had just enough exposure to give me the option to continue if I wanted to. I followed through with it.

Roger Ailes

I like Bloomberg; he's a friend.