Please enjoy this list of 101 of the Greatest Friendship Quotes that I have personally curated from a list of thousands. Friendship means different things to different people but I think everyone will agree that true friendship is rare, and if you are lucky enough to find someone that has your back, no matter what, then you are very lucky indeed.
It’s the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter.
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Never have a companion that casts you in the shade.
Only your real friends will tell you when your face is dirty
There is no friend like an old friend who has shared our morning days, no greeting like his welcome, no homage like his praise.
We will always be best friends until we are old and senile. then we can be new friends
Loyalty and friendship, which is to me the same, created all the wealth that I’ve ever thought I’d have.
Each friend represents a world in us, a world not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.
I have been and always shall be your friend
True friendship isn’t about being inseparable, it’s being separated and nothing changes
Tis the privilege of friendship to talk nonsense, and have her nonsense respected.
A true friend accepts who you are and helps you become who you can be
There is a scarcity of friendship, but not of friends.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
Friends are therapists you can drink with
One’s friends are that part of the human race with which one can be human.
Let’s face it, friends make life a lot more fun.
Love is blind friendship closes its eyes.
The best therapy in the world is time out with your friends
The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit.
The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that they can grow separately without growing apart
There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship.
Real friendship, like real poetry, is extremely rare – and precious as a pearl.
Friendship is held to be the severest test of character.
A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down.
I get by with a little help from my friends
Friends are like walls. Sometimes you lean on them, and sometimes it’s good just knowing they are there
Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.
Let there be no purpose in friendship save the deepening of the spirit.
All love that has not friendship for its base, is like a mansion built upon the sand.
True friendship can afford true knowledge. It does not depend on darkness and ignorance.
The friendship that can cease has never been real
Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
Rejoicing in our joy, not suffering over our suffering, makes someone a friend.
Instead of loving your enemies – treat your friends a little better.
Life is all about finding people who are your kind of crazy
It is not so much our friends’ help that helps us, as the confidence of their help.
Don’t let a little dispute injure a great friendship
True friendship isn’t about only being there when it’s convenient, it’s about being there when it’s not
It is only the great hearted who can be true friends. The mean and cowardly, Can never know what true friendship means.
Nothing but heaven itself is better than a friend who is really a friend.
Friendship is Love without his wings!
Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.
A true friend freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously, and continues a friend unchangeably.
It takes a long time to grow an old friend
Friendship, like love, is destroyed by long absence, though it may be increased by short intermissions.
You can always tell a real friend: when you’ve made a fool of yourself he doesn’t feel you’ve done a permanent job.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
The most I can do for my friend is simply be his friend.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood.
When you choose your friends, don’t be short-changed by choosing personality over character.
Our friends interpret the world and ourselves to us, if we take them tenderly and truly.
The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love.
If we would build on a sure foundation in friendship, we must love friends for their sake rather than for our own.
Friendship is the source of the greatest pleasures, and without friends even the most agreeable pursuits become tedious.
Every girl needs a best friend to help her laugh when she thinks she’ll never smile again
Good friends are like stars. You don’t always see them, but you know they are always there
The language of friendship is not words but meanings.
Friendship with ones self is all important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.
The differences between friends cannot but reinforce their friendship.
However rare true love may be, it is less so than true friendship.
To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not only of goodness of heart, but of strength of mind.
All you need to do to be my friend is like me.
Sometimes, being with your best friend, is all the therapy you need
Sweet is the memory of distant friends! Like the mellow rays of the departing sun, it falls tenderly, yet sadly, on the heart.
Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
A single rose can be my garden… a single friend, my world.
A true friend is the greatest of all blessings, and that which we take the least care of all to acquire.
True friends are the ones who have nice things to say about you behind your back
Friendship is the shadow of the evening, which increases with the setting sun of life.
Friendship improves happiness and abates misery, by the doubling of our joy and the dividing of our grief.
Friends are the most important ingredient in this recipe called life
A quarrel between friends, when made up, adds a new tie to friendship.
Friendship needs no words – it is solitude delivered from the anguish of loneliness.
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.
Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.
If you have one true friend you have more than your share.
A true friend is one who overlooks your failures and tolerates your success!
A friend to all is a friend to none.
Depth of friendship does not depend on length of acquaintance.
When a friend does something wrong, don’t forget all the things they did right
Best friends come in all sizes
True friendship is like sound health the value of it is seldom known until it is lost.
No person is your friend who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow.
A man cannot be said to succeed in this life who does not satisfy one friend.
Friendship is not a big thing – it’s a million little things
Great is the victory, but the friendship of all is greater.
A good friend knows all your best stories, a best friend has lived them with you
Friendship is a wildly underrated medication.
Life has no blessing like a prudent friend.
Friendship marks a life even more deeply than love. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing.
It’s not what we have in life, but who we have in our life that matters
J M Laurence
I will always have your back
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.
Rare as is true love, true friendship is rarer.
To like and dislike the same things, this is what makes a solid friendship.
The friend is the man who knows all about you, and still likes you.
A friend is, as it were, a second self.