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Friends And Friendship Quotes

Many merry Christmases, friendships, great accumulation of cheerful recollections, affection on earth, and Heaven at last for all of us.

Author: Charles Dickens (1812-1870)

Profession: British Novelist

A friend hears the song in my heart and sings it to me when my memory fails.

Author: Readers Digest

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The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches but to reveal to him his own.

Author: Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

To find a friend one must close one eye -- to keep him, two.

Author: Norman Douglas (1868-1952)

Profession: British Author

Friendship is held to be the severest test of character. It is easy, we think, to be loyal to a family and clan, whose blood is in your own veins. Love between a man and a woman is founded on the mating instinct and is not free from desire and self-seeking. But to have a friend and to be true under any and all trials is the mark of a man!

Author: Charles Alexander Eastman

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Friendship is genuine when two friends can enjoy each others company without speaking a word to one another.

Author: George Ebers

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Never exaggerate your faults, your friends will attend to that.

Author: Robert C. Edwards

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Best friend, my well-spring in the wilderness!

Author: George Eliot (1819-1880)

Profession: British Novelist

Friendships begin with liking or gratitude roots that can be pulled up.

Author: George Eliot (1819-1880)

Profession: British Novelist

Perhaps the most delightful friendships are those in which there is much agreement, much disputation, and yet more personal liking.

Author: George Eliot (1819-1880)

Profession: British Novelist

Friendship should be more than biting time can sever.

Author: T. S. Eliot (1888-1965)

Profession: American-born British Poet, Critic

To act the part of a true friend requires more conscientious feeling than to fill with credit and complacency any other station or capacity in social life.

Author: Sarah Ellis (1812-1872)

Profession: British Missionary, Writer

I didn't find my friends; the good Lord gave them to me.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

The only way to have a friend is to be one.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist