friendship quotes

Even in the common affairs of life, in love, friendship, and marriage, how little security have we when we trust our happiness in the hands of others!William Hazlitt

Do not keep on with a mockery of friendship after the substance is gone - but part, while you can part friends. Bury the carcass of friendship: it is not worth embalming.William Hazlitt

There are no rules for friendship. It must be left to itself. We cannot force it any more than love.William Hazlitt

Few things tend more to alienate friendship than a want of punctuality in our engagements. I have known the breach of a promise to dine or sup to break up more than one intimacy.William Hazlitt

The dupe of friendship, and the fool of love; have I not reason to hate and to despise myself? Indeed I do; and chiefly for not having hated and despised the world enough.William Hazlitt

I have a very close friendship with the skaters.Eric Heiden

Read as you taste fruit or savor wine, or enjoy friendship, love or life.George Herbert

I've always wanted to be a mom because I want to give a kid all of the magical gifts my mom gave to me, such as love and friendship. She and I had this incredible connection that was so unbelievable.Jennifer Love Hewitt

Lovers have a right to betray you... friends don't.Judy Holliday

But friendship is the breathing rose, with sweets in every fold.Oliver Wendell Holmes

Without wearing any mask we are conscious of, we have a special face for each friend.Oliver Wendell Holmes

Don't flatter yourself that friendship authorizes you to say disagreeable things to your intimates. The nearer you come into relation with a person, the more necessary do tact and courtesy become.Oliver Wendell Holmes

Sweet is the scene where genial friendship plays the pleasing game of interchanging praise.Oliver Wendell Holmes

There is no friend like an old friend who has shared our morning days, no greeting like his welcome, no homage like his praise.Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

I despise shows that present friendship where you're always there for each other and really strong because I don't know anyone like that. I mean, I've got great friends, but I can go months without seeing them because I think, 'I just can't deal with having to give you anything.'Sharon Horgan

The second one, the joint Truth and Friendship Commission, which we started now with Indonesia, that is the one that has been criticized; its terms of reference call for providing amnesty for those who cooperate in telling the truth. It does not lead to prosecution.Jose Ramos-Horta

Instead of loving your enemies - treat your friends a little better.E. W. Howe

When a friend is in trouble, don't annoy him by asking if there is anything you can do. Think up something appropriate and do it.E. W. Howe

It may be a cold, clammy thing to say, but those that treat friendship the same as any other selfishness seem to get the most out of it.E. W. Howe

The little trouble in the world that is not due to love is due to friendship.E. W. Howe