35 Quotes That Totally CAPTURE Your Wacky But Wonderful Friendships

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Friendship is a special love. And as we all know, true friendship is hard to find. So when you do find one, hang on tight! It also doesn't hurt to let them know every now and then just how much they mean to you. These friendship quotes perfectly describe the beauty of friendship.

So go ahead and share one of these friendship quotes with your sister from another mister or brother from another mother. (And maybe learn a few important lessons long the way about what it really means to be a good friend.)


1. "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


2. "No friendship is an accident." O. HenryHeart of the West


3. "I would rather walk with a friend in the dark, than alone in the light." Helen Keller


4. "Friendship marks a life even more deeply than love. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing." ― Elie Wiesel


5. "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


6. "Dear George: Remember no man is a failure who has friends." It's a Wonderful Life


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7. "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


8. "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


9. "There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate."  Linda Grayson


10. "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." Albert Camus


11. "The best mirror is an old friend." ―George Herbert


12. "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


13. "Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit."  ―Aristotle


14. "There is nothing like puking with somebody to make you into old friends." Sylvia PlathThe Bell Jar


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15. "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


16. "There's not a word yet, for old friends who've just met." Jim Henson, "I'm Going To Go Back There Someday"


17. "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" 


18. "When a woman becomes her own best friend, life is easier." Diane von Furstenburg


19. "A friend to all is a friend to none." ―Aristotle


20. "Only a true friend would be that truly honest."  —Shrek


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21. "Friendship is delicate as a glass, once broken it can be fixed but there will always be cracks." Waqar Ahmed


22. "The only way to have a friend is to be one." Ralph Waldo Emerson


23. "Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant." Socrates


24. "True friends are like diamonds — bright, beautiful, valuable, and always in style." Nicole Richie


25. "Some people go to priests. Others to poetry. I to my friends." Virginia Woolfe


26. "I never had any friends later on like the ones I had when I was 12." Stand by Me


27. "True friendship is never serene." Marquise de Sevigne


28. "I get by with a little help from my friends." The Beatles


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29. "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


30. "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


31. "Friends should be like books, few, but hand-selected." C.J. Langenhoven


32. "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


33."We'll be friend 'til we're old and senile. ... Then we'll be new friends!" —Anonymous


34. "A friend who understands your tears is much more valuable than a lot of friends who only know your smile." Anonymous  


35. "You have been my friend," replied Charlotte. "That in itself is a tremendous thing." E.B. White, Charlotte's Web


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