45 Best Friend Quotes

The only way to have a friend is to be one. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

No person is your friend who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow. – Alice Walker

A true friend is someone who is there for you when he’d rather be anywhere else. – Len Wein

A friend can tell you things you don’t want to tell yourself. – Frances Ward Weller

Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness. – Euripides

A good friend is like a four-leaf clover; hard to find and lucky to have. – Irish Proverb

A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you. – Elbert Hubbard

A friend is what the heart needs all the time. – Henry Van Dyke

A friend is one before whom I may think aloud. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Life is partly what we make it, and partly what it is made by the friends we choose. – Tennessee Williams

Good friends are hard to find, harder to leave and impossible to forget. – G. Randolf

Without friends even the most agreeable pursuits become tedious. – Thomas Aquinas

Of all possessions a friend is the most precious. – Herodotus

It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me. – Henry Ford

Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart. – Eleanor Roosevelt

The most I can do for my friend is simply be his friend. – Henry David Thoreau

Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born. – Anais Nin

A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out. – Walter Winchell

A friend to all is a friend to none. – Aristotle

A friend is someone who understands your past, believes in your future, and accepts you just the way you are. – Author Unknown

A friend is one of the nicest things you can have, and one of the best things you can be. – Douglas Pagels

In prosperity our friends know us; in adversity we know our friends. – John Churton Collins

Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods. – Aristotle

The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

A friend is one soul abiding in two bodies. – Aristotle

I would rather walk with a friend in the dark, than alone in the light. – Helen Keller

A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself. – Jim Morrison

Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious as to have friends at a distance; they make the latitudes and longitudes. – Henry David Thoreau

Your friend is your needs answered. – Kahlil Gibran

A friend is someone who makes it easy to believe in yourself. – Heidi Wills

My friends are my estate. – Emily Dickinson

It is more shameful to distrust our friends than to be deceived by them. – Confucius

A constant friend a thing rare and hard to find. – Plutarch

A friend is a gift you give yourself. – Robert Louis Stevenson

A true friend stabs you in the front. – Oscar Wilde

A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow. – William Shakespeare

Friends are proved by adversity. – Cicero

A friend is the hope of the heart. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

If you have one true friend you have more than your share. – Thomas Fuller

A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same. – Elbert Hubbard

One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives. – Euripides

A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down. – Arnold H. Glasgow

I don’t need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better. – Plutarch

Only a true best friend can protect you from your immortal enemies. – Richelle Mead

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