“You do not know how much they mean to me, my friends, And how, how rare and strange it is, to find In a life composed so much, so much of odds and ends…

To find a friend who has these qualities, Who has, and gives Those qualities upon which friendship lives.” — T.S. Eliot

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

“Friendship, a whisper from the heart.” — Anonymous

Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.

  • Eleanor Roosevelt


My father always used to say that when you die, if you’ve got five real friends, then you’ve had a great life.

  • Lee Iacocca


Never shall I forget the time I spent with you. Please continue to be my friend, as you will always find me yours.

  • Ludwig Van Beethoven


A man’s friendships are one of the best measures of his worth.

  • Charles Darwin


Keep your friendships in repair.

  • Ralph Waldo Emerson


The truth is friendship is every bit as sacred and eternal as marriage.

  • Katherine Mansfield


Treat your friends as you do your pictures, and place them in their best light.

  • Jennie Jerome Churchill