Being A True Friend Quotes

Being A True Friend Quotes by George Eliot, Dinah Maria Murlock Craik, George Washington, Elbert Hubbard, Baltasar Gracian, Leo Buscaglia and many others.

Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questi

Animals are such agreeable friends – they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms.
George Eliot
Keep what is worth keeping and with the breath of kindness blow the rest away.
Dinah Maria Murlock Craik
True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity, before it is entitled to the appellation.
George Washington
A slender acquaintance with the world must convince every man that actions, not words, are the true criterion of the attachment of friends.
George Washington
The friend is the man who knows all about you, and still likes you.
Elbert Hubbard
True friendship multiplies the good in life and divides its evils. Strive to have friends, for life without friends is like life on a desert island… to find one real friend in a lifetime is good fortune; to keep him is a blessing.
Baltasar Gracian
A single rose can be my garden… a single friend, my world.
Leo Buscaglia
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…that is a friend who cares.
Henri Nouwen
A true friend is someone who thinks that you are a good egg even though he knows that you are slightly cracked.
Bernard Meltzer
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
William Blake
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches but to reveal to him his own.
Benjamin Disraeli
True friendship’s laws are by this rule express’d,
Welcome the coming, speed the parting guest.
Alexander Pope
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
True friendship is like sound health; the value of it is seldom known until it is lost.
Charles Caleb Colton
The most I can do for my friend is simply be his friend.
Henry David Thoreau
A friend is one to whom one may pour out the contents of one’s heart, chaff and grain together, knowing that gentle hands will take and sift it, keep what is worth keeping, and with a breath of kindness, blow the rest away.
George Eliot
True friendship is a plant of slow growth.
George Washington