Friendship Sayings and Quotes on Friendship

We've selected the very best friendship sayings from a huge number of sources. Here are our favorite quotes on friendship, from some of the most inspirational people who have ever lived, including Benjamin Franklin and Henry David Thoreau.

Plutarch Friendship Quotation:

"I don't need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better."
~ Plutarch
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Benjamin Franklin Quote on Friendship:

"‘Tis a great confidence in a friend to tell him your faults; greater to tell him his."
~ Benjamin Franklin
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Henry David Thoreau Quote on Being a Friend:

"The most I can do for my friend is simply be his friend. "
~ Henry David Thoreau
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Life Isn't About Finding Yourself
Life Isn't About Finding Yourself Greeting Card
Happiness Is A Journey - Souza
Happiness Is A Journey - Souza Greeting Card
May The Sun - Apache Blessing
May The Sun - Apache Blessing Greeting Card
How Old Would You Be - Satchel Paige
How Old Would You Be - Satchel Paige Greeting Card
Good Friends Are Like Stars - Old Saying
Good Friends Are Like Stars - Old Saying Greeting Card
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Solomon Ibn Gabirol Famous Quote About Friendship:

"My friend is he who will tell me my faults in private. "
~ Solomon Ibn Gabirol
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John Leonard Classic Friendship Saying:

"It takes a long time to grow an old friend. "
~ John Leonard
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Arnold H. Glasgow Quote on Friendship:

"A loyal friend laughs at your jokes when they're not so good, and sympathizes with your problems when they're not so bad."
~ Arnold H. Glasgow
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Frank Crane Friendship Quotation:

"A friend is someone with whom you dare to be yourself."
~ Frank Crane
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Famous Laurence J. Peter Quote on Being a Real Friend:

"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."
~ Laurence J. Peter
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Epicurus Quote on Friendship:

"It is not so much our friends' help that helps us as the confident knowledge that they will help us."
~ Epicurus
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Lee Iacocca's Favorite Friendship Saying:

"My father always used to say that when you die, if you've got five real friends, then you've had a great life."
~ Lee Iacocca
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Tim McGraw Quote on Friendship:

"We all take different paths in life, but no matter where we go, we take a little of each other everywhere."
~ Tim McGraw
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