Quotes on Friendship Said by Famous People
Friendship Day celebrations occur on different dates in different countries. Greeting cards are exchanged and in several countries friendship bracelets are given by one friend to another to symbolize their friendship. Friends are for life and a true friend is hard to find. Life without friends seems impossible to everyone. Let us help you realize the true essence of friendship with this beautiful compilation of quotes on friendship said by famous people. Celebrate this friendship day with these philosophical and sentimental quotes on friendship and friends.
“True friendship is like sound health; the value of it is seldom known until it be lost.” – Charles Caleb Colton
“A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.” – Walter Winchell
“Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.” – Helen Keller
“Your friend is the man who knows all about you, and still likes you.” – Elbert Hubbard
“The better part of one’s life consists of his friendships.” – Abraham Lincoln
“Friendship….. is not something you learn in school. But if you haven’t learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven’t learned anything.” – Muhammad Ali
“The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that they can grow separately without growing apart.” – Elisabeth Foley
“Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.” — Oprah Winfrey
“A true friend freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously, and continues a friend unchangeably.” — William Penn, philosopher.
“Friendship is something that is cultivated.” — Thalia, singer.
“Real friendship, like real poetry, is extremely rare – and precious as a pearl.” — Tahar Ben Jelloun, writer.
“Friends are the best to turn to when you’re having a rough day.” — Justin Bieber, singer.
“The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it.” Hubert H. Humphrey
“One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood.” Lucius Annaeus Seneca
“Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.” Euripides
“There are no strangers here; Only friends you haven’t yet met.” William Butler Yeats
“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
“My friends are my estate.” Emily Dickinson
“A friend is someone who is there for you when he’d rather be anywhere else.” Len Wein
“Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art….. It has no survival value; rather is one of those things that give value to survival.” C. S. Lewis
United Nations celebrates 30 July as official International Friendship Day, while In Oberlin, Ohio, 8’th April is celebrated as friendship day and several other countries, including India celebrates first Sunday of August as friendship day. The World Friendship Crusade proposed the first World Friendship Day in 30 July 1958. Got more quotes on friendship ? Leave it in comments below.