Tag Archive for friendship

Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit.
- Aristotle

My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
- Aristotle

Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
- Aristotle

A friend to all is a friend to none.
- Aristotle

Friends can help each other. A true friend is someone who lets you have total freedom to be yourself – and especially to feel. Or, not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at the moment is fine with them. That’s what real love amounts to – letting a person be what he really is.
- Jim Morrison

The only way to have a friend is to be one.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Let there be no purpose in friendship save the deepening of the spirit.
- Khalil Gibran

In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed.
- Khalil Gibran

A friend who is far away is sometimes much nearer than one who is at hand. Is not the mountain far more awe-inspiring and more clearly visible to one passing through the valley than to those who inhabit the mountain?
- Khalil Gibran