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Friends And Friendship Quotes

He is a fine friend. He stabs you in the front.

Author: Leonard Louis Levinson

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Remember, the greatest gift is not found in a store nor under a tree, but in the hearts of true friends.

Author: Cindy Lew

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Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art. It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival.

Author: C. S. Lewis (1898-1963)

Profession: British Academic, Writer, Christian Apologist

Show me a friend in need and I'll show you a pest.

Author: Joe E. Lewis

Profession: American Writer

I don't like that man. I'm going to have to get to know him better.

Author: Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)

Profession: Sixteenth President of the USA

I desire to so conduct the affairs of this administration that if at the end, when I come to lay down the reins of power, I have lost every other friend on earth, I shall at least have one friend left, and that friend shall be down inside of me.

Author: Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)

Profession: Sixteenth President of the USA

''A drop of honey catches more flies than a gallon of gal.'' So with men. If you would win a man to your cause, first convince him that you are his sincere friend. Therein is a drop of honey which catches his heart, which, say what he will, is the highroad to his reason.

Author: Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)

Profession: Sixteenth President of the USA

Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?

Author: Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)

Profession: Sixteenth President of the USA

I shot an arrow into the air, It fell to earth, I knew not where; For so swiftly it flew, the sight Could not follow it in its flight. I breathed a song into the air, It fell to earth, I knew not where; For, who has sight so keen and strong That it can follow the flight of song? Long, long afterward, in an oak I found the arrow, still unbroken; And the song, from beginning to end, I found again in the heart of a friend.

Author: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1819-1892)

Profession: American Poet

Yes, we must ever be friends; and of all who offer you friendship Let me be ever the first, the truest, the nearest and dearest!

Author: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1819-1892)

Profession: American Poet

Your friendship is a glowing ember Through the year; and each December From its warm and living spark We kindle flame against the dark And with its shining radiance light Our tree of faith on Christmas night.

Author: Thelma J. Lund

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To gather with God's people in united adoration of the Father is as necessary to the Christian life as prayer.

Author: Martin Luther (1483-1546)

Profession: German Leader of the Protestant Reformation

Friendship will not stand the strain of very much good advice for very long.

Author: Robert Lynd (1892-1970)

Profession: American Sociology Author

The imaginary friends I had as a kid dropped me because their friends thought I didn't exist.

Author: Aaron Machado

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I always felt that the great high privilege, relief and comfort of friendship was that one had to explain nothing.

Author: Katherine Mansfield (1888-1923)

Profession: New Zealand-born British Author