Sharing quotes about friendship is the perfect way to tell a treasured friend how much they mean to you. Friendship quotes, whether they are funny, wistful, or just brimming with love, put our deepest connections into a few simple words. Which friendship quote is your bestie?

Friendship is God loving us through someone else.

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A true friend is someone who is there for you when he'd rather be anywhere else.

Len Wein

It's amazing what can happen if you just put your arm around somebody.

Julia Roberts

Always show more kindness than seems necessary, because the person receiving it needs it more than you will ever know.

Former Secretary of State Colin Powell

Friends multiply blessings and divide burdens.

Guideposts Reader Gail D. White

Strange how no two snowflakes are alike, but yet they stick together.

Guideposts reader Dorothy Player

Everyone has problems, and learning to share them is essential. Hiding pain requires an enormous amount of energy; sharing it is liberating.

Carly Simon

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.

Anais Nin

Remember that no time is ever wasted that makes two people better friends.

H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

The only way to have a friend is to be one.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Two persons cannot long be friends if they cannot forgive each other’s little failings.

Jean de La Bruyère

A friend is someone who knows you and loves you for what you were and who you are, and who also shares your hopes and dreams for who you can become.

H. Jackson Brown, Jr.