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Friends And Friendship Quotes

Keep a fair-sized cemetery in your back yard, in which to bury the faults of your friends.

Author: Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887)

Profession: American Preacher, Orator, Writer

Never shall I forget the time I spent with you. Please continue to be my friend, as you will always find me yours.

Author: Ludwig Van Beethoven (1770-1827)

Profession: German Composer

From quiet homes and first beginning, out to the undiscovered ends, there's nothing worth the wear of winning, but laughter and the love of friends.

Author: Hilaire Belloc (1870-1953)

Profession: British Author

When friendship disappears then there is a space left open to that awful loneliness of the outside world which is like the cold space between the planets. It is an air in which men perish utterly.

Author: Hilaire Belloc (1870-1953)

Profession: British Author

It is well, when judging a friend, to remember that he is judging you with the same godlike and superior impartiality.

Author: Arnold Bennett (1867-1931)

Profession: British Novelist

A faithful friend is a strong defense: and he that hath found one hath found a treasure.

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

A friend loveth at all times. [Proverbs 17:17]

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

A mirror reflects a man's face, but what he is really like is shown by the kind of friends he chooses. [Proverbs 27:19]

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

Faithful are the wounds of a friend.

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

Forsake not an old friend, for the new is not comparable unto him. A new friend is as new wine: when it is old thou shalt drink it with pleasure.

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

Some friends play at friendship, but a true friend sticks closer than one's nearest kin. [Proverbs 18:24]

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

A puppy plays with every pup he meets, but an old dog has few associates.

Author: Josh Billings (1815-1885)

Profession: American Humorist, Lecturer

Thy friendship oft has made my heart to ache; do be my enemy for friendship's sake.

Author: William Blake (1757-1827)

Profession: British Poet, Painter

Friends come and go but enemies accumulate.

Author: Arthur Bloch

Profession:

We cannot tell the precise moment when friendship is formed. As in filling a vessel drop by drop, there is at last a drop which makes it run over. So in a series of kindness there is, at last, one which makes the heart run over.

Author: James Boswell (1740-1795)

Profession: British Writer, Journalist