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Friends And Friendship Quotes

One friend in a lifetime is much, two are many, three are hardly possible. Friendship needs a certain parallelism of life, a community of thought, a rivalry of aim.

Author: Henry Brooks Adams (1838-1918)

Profession: American Historian

Friendship improves happiness, and abates misery, by doubling our joys, and dividing our grief.

Author: Joseph Addison (1672-1719)

Profession: British Essayist, Poet, Statesman

Friendships, in general, are suddenly contracted; and therefore it is no wonder they are easily dissolved.

Author: Joseph Addison (1672-1719)

Profession: British Essayist, Poet, Statesman

The friendships of the world are oft confederacies in vice, or leagues of pleasures.

Author: Joseph Addison (1672-1719)

Profession: British Essayist, Poet, Statesman

The greatest sweetener of human life is Friendship. To raise this to the highest pitch of enjoyment, is a secret which but few discover.

Author: Joseph Addison (1672-1719)

Profession: British Essayist, Poet, Statesman

Our friends interpret the world and ourselves to us, if we take them tenderly and truly.

Author: Amos Bronson Alcott (1799-1888)

Profession: American Educator, Social Reformer

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

Author: Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888)

Profession: American Author

A faithful friend is the medicine of life.

Author: Apocrypha

Profession:

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

Author: St. Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274)

Profession: Italian Scholastic Philosopher and Theologian

I keep my friends as misers do their treasure, because, of all the things granted us by wisdom, none is greater or better than friendship.

Author: Pietro Aretino (1492-1556)

Profession: Italian Writer

To the query, ''What is a friend?'' his reply was ''A single soul dwelling in two bodies.''

Author: Aristotle

Profession: Greek Philosopher

Without friends, no one would want to live, even if he had all other goods.

Author: Aristotle

Profession: Greek Philosopher

Without friends no one would choose to live.

Author: Aristotle

Profession: Greek Philosopher

What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.

Author: Aristotle

Profession: Greek Philosopher

In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge. The young they keep out of mischief; to the old they are a comfort and aid in their weakness, and those in the prime of life they incite to noble deeds.

Author: Aristotle

Profession: Greek Philosopher