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Friends And Friendship Quotes

Friendship makes prosperity brighter, while it lightens adversity by sharing its grieves and anxieties.

Author: Marcus T. Cicero

Profession: Great Roman Orator, Politician

What sweetness is left in life, if you take away friendship? Robbing life of friendship is like robbing the world of the sun. A true friend is more to be esteemed than kinsfolk.

Author: Marcus T. Cicero

Profession: Great Roman Orator, Politician

A friend is, as it were, a second self.

Author: Marcus T. Cicero

Profession: Great Roman Orator, Politician

Friendship is the only thing in the world concerning the usefulness of which all mankind are agreed.

Author: Marcus T. Cicero

Profession: Great Roman Orator, Politician

Friends are proved by adversity.

Author: Marcus T. Cicero

Profession: Great Roman Orator, Politician

Give me one friend, just one, who meets The needs of all my varying moods.

Author: Esther M. Clark

Profession: American Poet

And though thou notest from thy safe recess old friends burn dim, like lamps in noisome air love them for what they are; nor love them less, because to thee they are not what they were.

Author: Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834)

Profession: British Poet, Critic, Philosopher

Friendship is a sheltering tree.

Author: Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834)

Profession: British Poet, Critic, Philosopher

And what a delight it is to make friends with someone you have despised.

Author: Sidonie Gabrielle Colette (1873-1954)

Profession: French Author

But just as delicate fare does not stop you from craving for saveloys, so tried and exquisite friendship does not take away your taste for something new and dubious.

Author: Sidonie Gabrielle Colette (1873-1954)

Profession: French Author

My true friends have always given me that supreme proof of devotion, a spontaneous aversion for the man I loved.

Author: Sidonie Gabrielle Colette (1873-1954)

Profession: French Author

Friendship, of itself a holy tie, is made more sacred by adversity.

Author: Charles Caleb Colton (1780-1832)

Profession: British Sportsman Writer

True friendship is like sound health, the value of it is seldom known until it be lost.

Author: Charles Caleb Colton (1780-1832)

Profession: British Sportsman Writer

A friend is someone you can be alone with and have nothing to do and not be able to think of anything to say and be comfortable in the silence.

Author: Sheryl Condie

Profession:

Have no friends not equal to yourself.

Author: Confucius

Profession: Chinese Ethical Teacher, Philosopher