Golden Proverbs
Bookmark and Share
All Authors
All Topics
site search by freefind advanced

Join Us!

Friendship Books
The Friendship Factor: How to Get Closer to the People You Care for
by Alan Loy McGinnis

The Friendship Factor: How to Get Closer to the People You Care for
Buy it from:

Friends to the End: The True Value of Friendship
by Bradley Trevor Greive

Friends to the End: The True Value of Friendship
Buy it from:
When Friendship Hurts: How to Deal With Friends Who Betray, Abandon, or Wound You
by Jan Yager

When Friendship Hurts: How to Deal With Friends Who Betray, Abandon, or Wound You
Buy it from:

- Friendship Quotes -

Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried before you give them your confidence.
~ Harvey MacKay

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

The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that they can grow separately without growing apart.
~ Elisabeth Foley

A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
A decent boldness ever meets with friends.
~ Homer

It is not enough to succeed, a friend must fail.
~ La Rochefoucauld

Sometimes being a friend means mastering the art of timing. There is a time for silence. A time to let go and allow people to hurl themselves into their own destiny. And a time to prepare to pick up the pieces when it's all over.
~ Anne Morrow Lindbergh

A friend in power is a friend lost.
~ Henry Adams

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

A friend is someone who understands your past, believes in your future, and accepts you just the way you are.
~ Author Unknown

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
~ Mark Twain
A true friend stabs you in the front.
~ Oscar Wilde
Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Just walk beside me and be my friend.
~ Oscar Wilde

To the world you may be just one person, but to one person you may be the world.
~ Albert Camus

A true friend knows your weaknesses but shows you your strengths; feels your fears but fortifies your faith; sees your anxieties but frees your spirit; recognizes your disabilities but emphasizes your possibilities.
~ William A. Ward

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
A friend knows the song in my heart and sings it to me when my memory fails.
~ Donna Roberts

A true friend sees the good in everything, and brings out the best in the worst of things.
~ Sasha Azevedo

It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche
Life is partly what we make it, and partly what it is made by the friends we choose.
~ Tennessee Williams

The difference between friendship and love is how much you can hurt each other.
~ Ashleigh Brilliant

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.
~ Dr. Seuss

Friends are like rainbows they brighten your life after you've been through a storm.
~ Author Unknown

Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into friend.
~ Martin Luther King, Jr.
I don't need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better.
~ Plutarch

A true friend is one soul in two bodies.
~ Aristotle
Friends show their love - in times of trouble, not in happiness.
~ Euripides

Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
~ Arthur Schopenhauer
If 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.
~ Edgar Watson Howe

Without friendship and the openness and trust that go with it, skills are barren and knowledge may become an unguided missile.
~ Frank H T Rhodes

The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile, nor the joy of companionship; it is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when you discover that someone else believes in you and is willing to trust you with a friendship.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.
~ Abraham Lincoln
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Author Index

Browse quotes by the author's last name.

Featured Author
Mark Twain
Albert Einstein
German born American physicist who developed the special and general theories of relativity who received Nobel Prize in physics. (1879-1955)
Albert Einstein's Quotes

More Authors
Popular Authors
Popular Topics
Selected Quotes

When we show our respect for other living things, they respond with respect for us.

~ Native American Proverbs
Hope is the physician of each misery.
~ Irish Proverbs

And so, my fellow Americans, ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
~ John F. Kennedy
More Proverbs
Copyright @ - All rights reserved