Man is a social animal and, consequently, needs friends in every phase of his life. In fact, it is really hard to imagine life without friends given that a proper friendship is going to provide the necessary flavor in one’s life. We can share all kinds of emotions such as happiness, sorrow, failure, achievements, and different ideas and so on with our pals. A true friend will never criticize us and, instead, try to comprehend the problem we are suffering from and also find out a solution for it. They will stand by our side in every type of situation while trying to safeguard us from all types of adversities. Consequently, make it a point to build up a healthy rapport with a couple of good friends who will surely help you to be successful in every step of your life. Below, we have mentioned some of the best friendship quotes which actually describe the bond between friends in real life. These will definitely make you grin and will also refresh many memorable events which you experienced with your buddies.

1.”True friends are like diamonds — bright, beautiful, valuable, and always in style.”― Nicole Richie

2.”Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: ‘What! You too? I thought I was the only one.”— C.S. Lewis

3.”Anybody can sympathise with the sufferings of a friend, but it requires a very fine nature to sympathise with a friend’s success.” ― Oscar Wilde

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

5.”A good friend is like a four-leaf clover; hard to find and lucky to have.” — Irish Proverb

6.”I would rather walk with a friend in the dark, than alone in the light.”— Helen Keller

7.”Friendship marks a life even more deeply than love. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing.” ― Elie Wiesel

8.”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

9. “A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow.”― William Shakespeare

10.”In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.” — Martin Luther King Jr.

11.”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

12. “Friendship is delicate as a glass, once broken it can be fixed but there will always be cracks.” — WaqarWaqar Ahmed

13.”Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.” ― Socrates

14.”A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself  — and especially to feel, or not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at any moment is fine with them. That’s what real love amounts to – letting a person be what he really is.” ― Jim Morrison

15.”The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that they can grow separately without growing apart.” — Elizabeth Foley

16. “A friend is someone who makes it easy to believe in yourself.” — Heidi Wills

17.”Friends are medicine for a wounded heart, and vitamins for a hopeful soul.” –Steve Maraboli

18.“Don’t walk in front of me… I may not followDon’t walk behind me… I may not lead
Walk beside me… just be my friend” ― Albert Camus

19.“A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.” ― Elbert Hubbard

20.“Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.”

Mark Twain

21.“It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.”

― Friedrich Nietzsche

22.“The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.” ― Bob Marley

23.“Life is an awful, ugly place to not have a best friend.” ― Sarah Dessen

24.“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.” ― Anaïs Nin

25.“Nobody likes being alone that much. I don’t go out of my way to make friends, that’s all. It just leads to disappointment. ” ― Haruki Murakami

26.“Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends?” ― Abraham Lincoln

27.“If you have two friends in your lifetime, you’re lucky. If you have one good friend, you’re more than lucky.” ― S.E. Hinton

28.“Words are easy, like the wind; Faithful friends are hard to find.” ― William Shakespeare

29.“The capacity for friendship is God’s way of apologizing for our families.”

― Jay McInerney

30.“Silence make the real conversations between friends. Not the saying, but the never needing to say that counts.” ― Margaret Lee Runbeck

31.“The worst part of success is trying to find someone who is happy for you.”

― Bette Midler

32.“There are some things you can’t share without ending up liking each other, and knocking out a twelve-foot mountain troll is one of them.” ― J.K. Rowling

33.“A snowball in the face is surely the perfect beginning to a lasting friendship.”

― Markus Zusak

34.“The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, not the kindly smile, nor the joy of companionship; it is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when you discover that someone else believes in you and is willing to trust you with a friendship.”

― Ralph Waldo Emerson

35.“If you have good friends, no matter how much life is sucking , they can make you laugh.” ― P.C. Cast

36.“Friendship marks a life even more deeply than love. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing.” ― Elie Wiesel

37.“Friendship- my definition- is built on two things. Respect and trust. Both elements have to be there. And it has to be mutual. You can have respect for someone, but if you don’t have trust, the friendship will crumble.” ― Stieg Larsson

38.“I am glad you are here with me. Here at the end of all things, Sam.” ― J.R.R. Tolkien

39.“There is nothing I would not do for those who are really my friends. I have no notion of loving people by halves, it is not my nature.” ― Jane Austen

40.“There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate.”

― Linda Grayson

41.“When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives mean 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. The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing, not curing, not healing and face with us the reality of our powerlessness, that is a friend who cares.”

 Henri J.M. Nouwen

42.“Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art…. It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things which give value to survival.” ― C.S. Lewis

43.“Why did you do all this for me?’ he asked. ‘I don’t deserve it. I’ve never done anything for you.’ ‘You have been my friend,’ replied Charlotte. ‘That in itself is a tremendous thing.”
― E.B. White

44.“What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.” ― Aristotle

45.“I think if I’ve learned anything about friendship, it’s to hang in, stay connected, fight for them, and let them fight for you. Don’t walk away, don’t be distracted, don’t be too busy or tired, don’t take them for granted. Friends are part of the glue that holds life and faith together. Powerful stuff.” ― Jon Katz

46.”You’ve got a friend in me.” — Toy Story

47.”A friend to all is a friend to none.”― Aristotle

48.”Friends are medicine for a wounded heart, and vitamins for a hopefulsoul.”

 Steve Maraboli