friendship quotes

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

Never explain - your friends do not need it and your enemies will not believe you anyway.Elbert Hubbard

The friend is the man who knows all about you, and still likes you.Elbert Hubbard

The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it.Hubert H. Humphrey

The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love.Hubert H. Humphrey

It seems to me that trying to live without friends is like milking a bear to get cream for your morning coffee. It is a whole lot of trouble, and then not worth much after you get it.Zora Neale Hurston

My inspiration are the woman, friendship, and loneliness.Enrique Iglesias

Sweet is the memory of distant friends! Like the mellow rays of the departing sun, it falls tenderly, yet sadly, on the heart.Washington Irving

Friendship is inexplicable, it should not be explained if one doesn't want to kill it.Max Jacob

Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.Thomas Jefferson

Friendship is but another name for an alliance with the follies and the misfortunes of others. Our own share of miseries is sufficient: why enter then as volunteers into those of another?Thomas Jefferson

Real friendship, like real poetry, is extremely rare - and precious as a pearl.Tahar Ben Jelloun

I love life in spite of all that mars it. I love friendship, jokes and laughter.Tahar Ben Jelloun

True friendship ought never to conceal what it thinks.St. Jerome

The friendship that can cease has never been real.St. Jerome

Yes'm, old friends is always best, 'less you can catch a new one that's fit to make an old one out of.Sarah Orne Jewett

China has been committed to the independent foreign policy of peace and has developed friendship and cooperation with all countries on the basis of the Five Principles of Peaceful Coexistence.Hu Jintao

Friendship, like love, is destroyed by long absence, though it may be increased by short intermissions.Samuel Johnson

If a man does not make new acquaintances as he advances through life, he will soon find himself left alone. A man, sir, should keep his friendship in a constant repair.Samuel Johnson

The feeling of friendship is like that of being comfortably filled with roast beef; love, like being enlivened with champagne.Samuel Johnson