Archive for the 'Friendship Quotes' Category

“Love is not blind – it…” Rabbi Julius Gordon

“Love is not blind – it sees more, not less. But because it sees more, it is willing to see less.” Rabbi Julius Gordon

“The main things which seem…” Bertrand Russell

“The main things which seem to me important on their own account, and not merely as means to other things, are knowledge, art, instinctive happiness, and relations of friendship or affection.” Bertrand Russell

“The real test of friendship…” Eugene Kennedy

“The real test of friendship is: can you do literally nothing with the other person? Can you enjoy those moments of life that are utterly simple.” Eugene Kennedy

“Friendship is the hardest thing…” Muhammad Ali

“Friendship is the hardest thing in the world to explain. It’s not something you learn in school. But if you haven’t learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven’t learned anything.” Muhammad Ali

“You get the best out….” Harry Firestone

“You get the best out of others when you give the best of yourself.” Harry Firestone

“Be a friend to thyself…” Thomas Fuller

“Be a friend to thyself, and others will be so too.” Thomas Fuller

“Never look down on…” Jesse Jackson

“Never look down on a person unless you are helping him up.” Jesse Jackson

“The only way to have…” Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

“Friendship redoubles joys…” Francis Bacon

“Friendship redoubles joys and cut grieves in halves.”   – Francis Bacon

“Of all the heavenly treasures…” N. Grimald

“Of all the heavenly treasures that mortal men commend, what trusty treasure in the world can countervail a friend?”   – N. Grimald

“Hell is all in…” Victor Hugo

“Hell is all in the word solitude.”   – Victor Hugo

“The noble man is chiefly concerned…” Epicurus

“The noble man is chiefly concerned with wisdom and friendship; of these, the former is a mortal good, the latter an immortal one.”   – Epicurus

“Of all the means which…” Epicurus

“Of all the means which wisdom gives us to ensure happiness throughout ours lives, by far the most important is friendship.”   – Epicurus

“The whole world offers…” Epicurist saying

“The whole world offers a common house to those who prize friendship: the Earth.”   – Epicurist saying

“Nobody would choose to live…” Aristotle

“Nobody would choose to live without friends even if he had all the other good things of life.”   – Aristotle

“Friendship is one soul…” Aristotle

“Friendship is one soul inhabiting two bodies.”   – Aristotle

“Friendship is a virtue…” Aristotle

“Friendship is a virtue, and the most necessary thing.”   – Aristotle

“In poverty and other…” Aristotle

“In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge.”   – Aristotle

“I try to treat whomever I meet…” Dalai Lama

“I try to treat whomever I meet as an old friend. This gives me a genuine feeling of happiness. It is the practice of compassion.”   – Dalai Lama

“Because we all share an…” Dalai Lama

“Because we all share an identical need for love, it is possible to feel that anybody we meet, in whatever circumstances, is a brother or sister.”   – Dalai Lama

“Friendship dances around the world…” Epicurus

“Friendship dances around the world, proclaiming to us all to rouse ourselves to give thanks.”   – Epicurus