friendship quotes

Came but for friendship, and took away love.Thomas Moore

A friendship like love is warm; a love like friendship is steady.Thomas More

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

She is a friend of mind. She gather me, man. The pieces I am, she gather them and give them back to me in all the right order. It's good, you know, when you got a woman who is a friend of your mind.Toni Morrison

The most important thing for me is to have real friendship between Egyptians and Americans.Mohammed Morsi

You know, real life doesn't just suddenly resolve itself. You have to keep working at it. Democracy, marriage, friendship. You can't just say, 'She's my best friend.' That's not a given, it's a process.Viggo Mortensen

When Ted Williams was here, inducted into the Hall of Fame 37 years ago, he said he must have earned it, because he didn't win it because of his friendship with the writers. I guess in that way, I'm proud to be in this company that way.Eddie Murray

Love demands infinitely less than friendship.George Jean Nathan

Among young people, often a key factor in them committing suicide is the trauma of transient relationships. They throw themselves into a friendship or network of friendships, then it collapses and they're desolate.Vincent Nichols

Rejoicing in our joy, not suffering over our suffering, makes someone a friend.Friedrich Nietzsche

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

What I cannot love, I overlook. Is that real friendship?Anais Nin

When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives means the most to us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain and touch our wounds with a warm and tender hand.Henri Nouwen

Show me a genuine case of platonic friendship, and I shall show you two old or homely faces.Austin O'Malley

Be true to your work, your word, and your friend.John Boyle O'Reilly

To avoid being mistaken for a sellout, I chose my friends carefully. The more politically active black students. The foreign students. The Chicanos. The Marxist professors and structural feminists and punk-rock performance poets.Barack Obama

The Bush Administration's failure to be consistently involved in helping Israel achieve peace with the Palestinians has been both wrong for our friendship with Israel, as well as badly damaging to our standing in the Arab world.Barack Obama

The fact is, with every friendship you make, and every bond of trust you establish, you are shaping the image of America projected to the rest of the world. That is so important. So when you study abroad, you're actually helping to make America stronger.Michelle Obama

It must be remembered that the sea is a great breeder of friendship. Two men who have known each other for twenty years find that twenty days at sea bring them nearer than ever they were before, or else estrange them.Gilbert Parker

India-Seychelles relations have been characterized by close friendship, understanding and cooperation.Pratibha Patil