120 Short Friendship Quotes to enjoy with your Best friends

Friendship quotes

Are you looking for a Short Friendship quote that your best friend likes? However, we have described the latest and most amazing friendship quotes. Friendship is like a relationship with your chosen family. Friendships arise in many forms as life leads us to choose different ways. Our friendships develop with the change of seasons towels and our childhood friends are sometimes closer to us with family. Some of our friends are our families who are supportive. Why not celebrate our friendship by sharing quotes from these beautiful friends?

It can be hard to tell how grateful you are to your friend. A good friendship quote that resonates with both of you and your friend or quotes from real friends that explore all the ways you support each other might be just what you need. We have put together over 100+ Short friendship quotes to enjoy with your best friends and to help you find the perfect friendship to show what your best friend means to you.

Short Friendship Quotes

1. “There’s not a word yet for old friends who’ve just met.” — Jim Henson

2. “A single rose can be my garden…a single friend, my world.” — Leo Buscaglia

3. “Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together.” — Woodrow T. Wilson

4. “Friends are those rare people who ask how we are and then wait to hear the answer.” — Ed Cunningham

5. “A friend knows the song in my heart and sings it to me when my memory fails.” — Donna Roberts

6. “It’s the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter.” — Marlene Dietrich

7. “Truly great friends are hard to find, difficult to leave, and impossible to forget.” — G. Randolf

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

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

10. “True friends are never apart, maybe in distance but never in heart.” — Helen Keller

11. “No friendship is an accident.” — O. Henry

12. “Sometimes being with your best friend is all the therapy you need.” — Unknown

13. “Friends are the siblings God never gave us.” — Mencius

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

15. “There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship.” — Thomas Aquinas

16. “Friends are the family you choose.“ — Jess C. Scott

17. “Anything is possible when you have the right people there to support you.” — Misty Copeland

18. “A sweet friendship refreshes the soul.” — Proverbs 27:9

19. “Life was meant for good friends and great adventures.” — Unknown

20. “True friends are always together in spirit.” — L.M. Montgomery

Cute Friendship Quotes to Make You Both Smile

21. “A friend who understands your tears is much more valuable than a lot of friends who only know your smile.” — Unknown

22. “We weren’t sisters [or brothers] by birth, but we knew from the start…fate brought us together to be sisters [or brothers] by heart.” — Unknown

23. “A friend is one of the best things you can be and the greatest things you can have.” — Sarah Valdez

24. “Best friends are the people in your life who make you laugh louder, smile brighter, and live better.” — Unknown

25. “Time doesn’t take away from friendship, nor does separation.” — Tennessee Williams

26. “When the world is so complicated, the simple gift of friendship is within all of our hands.” — Maria Shriver

27. “A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.” — Walter Winchell

28. “A friend is someone who understands your past, believes in your future, and accepts you just the way you are.” — Unknown

29. “Growing apart doesn’t change the fact that for a long time we grew side by side; our roots will always be tangled. I’m glad for that.” — Ally Condie

30. “Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.” — Marcel Proust

31. “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

32. “In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, for in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed.” — Khalil Gibran

33. “It’s not what we have in life, but who we have in our life that matters.” — Unknown

34. “To the world, you may be just one person, but to one person you may be the world.” — Dr. Seuss

35. “A friend is one who overlooks your broken fence and admires the flowers in your garden.” — Unknown

Funny Best Friend Quotes to Make You Laugh

36. “If you are ever lucky enough to find a weirdo, never let them go.” — Matthew Gray Gubler

37. “Friendship is so weird…you just pick a human you’ve met and you’re like ‘Yep, I like this one and you just do stuff with them.” — Unknown

38. “It’s hard to find a friend who’s cute, loving, generous, caring, and smart. My advice to y’all is, don’t lose me.” — Unknown

39. “I think we’ll be friends forever because we’re too lazy to find new friends.” — Unknown

40. “Friends buy you food. Best friends eat your food.” — Unknown

41. “God made us best friends because he knew our moms couldn’t handle us as sisters.” — Unknown

42. “We’ll be the old ladies causing trouble in the nursing home.” — Unknown

43. “We’ll be best friends forever because you already know too much.” — Unknown

44. “True friendship is when you walk into their house and your WiFi connects automatically.” — Unknown

45. “Never let your best friends get lonely…keep disturbing them.” — Candlelight Publications

46. “I love that our effortless friendship fits perfectly with my laziness.” — Unknown

47. “Best friend: the one that you can be mad at only for a short period of time because you have important stuff to tell them.” — Unknown

48. “You don’t have to be crazy to be my friend. I’ll train you.” — Unknown

49. “There is nothing better than a friend unless it is a friend with chocolate.“ — Linda Grayson

50. “‘Tis the privilege of friendship to talk nonsense, and to have her nonsense respected.” — Charles Lamb

51. “A true friend is someone who thinks that you are a good egg even though he knows that you are slightly cracked.” — Bernard Meltzer

52. “A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down.” — Arnold H. Glasgow

53. “A best friend is someone who makes you laugh even when you think you’ll never smile again.” — Unknown

54. “Best friends. Because if anyone else heard our conversations we’d end up in the mental hospital.” — Unknown

55. “Best friends don’t care if your house is clean. They care if you have wine.” — Unknown

Inspirational Friendship Quotes to Cheer Them On

56. “They may forget what you said, but they will never forget how you made them feel.” — Carl W. Buechner

57. “Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you; spend a lot of time with them, and it will change your life.” — Amy Poehler

58. “For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.” — Audrey Hepburn

59. “The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched — they must be felt with the heart.” — Helen Keller

60. “Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times if one only remembers to turn on the light.” — Dumbledore

61. “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

62. “Don’t make friends who are comfortable to be with. Make friends who will force you to lever yourself up.” — Thomas J. Watson

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

64. “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

65. “Life is partly what we make it, and partly what it is made by the friends we choose.” — Tennessee Williams

Deep Friendship Quotes for Tight Bonds

66. “A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him, I may think aloud. I am arrived at last in the presence of a man so real and equal, that I may drop even those undermost garments of dissimulation, courtesy, and second thought, which men never put off, and may deal with him with the simplicity and wholeness with which one chemical atom meets another.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

67. “In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.” — Albert Schweitzer

68. “Real friendship, like real poetry, is extremely rare — and precious as a pearl.” — Tahar Ben Jelloun

69. “But friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life, and thanks to a benevolent arrangement the greater part of life is sunshine.” — Thomas Jefferson

70. “When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives means the most to us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather share our pain and touch our wounds with a warm and tender hand.” — Henri Nouwen

71. “Everyone has a friend during each stage of life. But only lucky ones have the same friend in all stages of life.” — Unknown

72. “That’s when I realized what a true friend was. Someone who would always love you — the imperfect you, the confused you, the wrong you — because that is what people are supposed to do.” — Unknown

73. “Best friends share laughs, memories, and inside jokes. They will always be honest and stand by your side no matter what. They wipe your tears, pick you up when you fall, and are forever a piece of your heart.” — Unknown

74. “If ever there is tomorrow when we’re not together…there is something you must always remember. You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think but the most important thing is, even if we’re apart… I’ll always be with you.” — Winnie the Pooh

75. “Ultimately the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or in friendship, is conversation.” — Oscar Wilde

True Friendship Quotes for Your Dependable Friend

76. “Everyone hears what you say. Friends listen to what you say. Best friends listen to what you don’t say.” — Unknown

77. “Don’t walk behind me; I may not lead. Don’t walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.” — Albert Camus

78. “A strong friendship doesn’t need daily conversation or being together. As long as the relationship lives in the heart, true friends never part.” — Unknown

79. “Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.” — Khalil Gibran

80. “Friends…they cherish one another’s hoped. They are kind to one another’s dreams.” — Henry David Thoreau

81. “False friendship, like the ivy, decays and ruins the walls it embraces; but true friendship gives new life and animation to the object it supports.” — Richard Burton

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

83. “My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.” — Aristotle

84. “My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.” — Henry Ford

85. “The essence of true friendship is to make allowance for another’s little lapses.” — David Storey

86. “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 healing, not curing…that is a friend who cares.” — Henri Nouwen

87. “True friends aren’t the ones who make your problems disappear. They are the ones who won’t disappear when you’re facing problems.” — Unknown

88. “A friend can tell you things you don’t want to tell yourself.” — Frances Ward Weller

89. “Best friends understand when you say, ‘forget it.’ Wait forever when you say, ‘just a minute.’ Stay when you say, ‘leave me alone.’ And open the door before you can say, ‘come in.’” — Unknown

90. “When it hurts to look back and you’re afraid to look ahead, you can look beside you and your best friend will be there.” — Unknown

New Friendship Quotes for Building Connections

91. “Since there is nothing so well worth having as friends, never lose a chance to make them.” — Francesco Guicciardini

92. “Every new friend is a new adventure… the start of more memories.” — Patrick Lindsay

93. “The great thing about new friends is that they bring new energy to your soul.” — Shanna Rodriguez

94. “The kindest way of helping yourself is to find a friend.” — Ann Kaiser Stearns

95. “Getting to know new people and gaining new friends is one of life’s greatest pleasures. To conquer your fears and get out there.” — Tony Clark

96. “A friend may be waiting behind a stranger’s face.”  — Maya Angelou

97. “Everyone you meet knows something you don’t know but need to know. Learn from them.”  — C.G. Jung

98. “Don’t be afraid of new beginnings. Don’t shy away from new people, new energy, new surroundings. Embrace new chances at happiness.”  — Billy Chipata

99. “Each new friendship can make you a new person because it opens up new doors inside of you.” — Kate DiCamillo

100. “Be genuinely interested in everyone you meet and everyone you meet will be genuinely interested in you.” — Rasheed Ogunlaru

Long Distance Friendship Quotes to Bring You Closer Together

101. “If there ever comes a day when we can’t be together, keep me in your heart. I’ll stay there forever.” — A. A. Milne

102. “As long as we share the same sky and breathe the same air, we’re still together.” — Donna Lynn Hope

103. “A friend who is far away is sometimes much nearer than one who is at hand.” — Kahlil Gibran

104. “Can miles truly separate you from friends…If you want to be with someone you love, aren’t you already there?”— Richard Bach

105. “A strong friendship doesn’t need daily conversation, doesn’t always need togetherness, as long as the relationship lives in the heart, true friends will never part.” — Unknown

106. “There are friendships imprinted in our hearts that will never be diminished by time and distance.” — Dodinsky

107. “No distance of place or lapse of time can lessen the friendship of those who are thoroughly persuaded of each other’s worth.” — Robert Southey

108. “There is magic in long-distance friendships. They let you relate to other human beings in a way that goes beyond being physically together and is often more profound.” — Diana Cortes

109. “A part of you has grown in me, together forever we shall be, never apart, maybe in distance, but not in heart.” — Unknown

110. “A real friendship should not fade as time passes, and should not weaken because of space separation.” — John Newton

111. “Distance means so little when someone means so much.” — Tom McNeal

Friendship Quotes for Your Significant Other

112. “The love that comes from friendship is the underlying fact of a happy life.” — Chelsea Handler

113. “Friendship is accepting a person with all their qualities — good and bad.” — Mohanlal

114. “Experts on romance say for a happy marriage there has to be more than a passionate love. For a lasting union, they insist, there must be a genuine liking for each other. Which, in my book, is a good definition for friendship.” — Marilyn Monroe

115. “It’s not being in love that makes me happy. It is the person that I am in love with that does.” — Unknown

116. “Throughout life, you will meet one person who is like no other. You could talk to this person for hours and never get bored, you could tell this person things and they will never judge you. This person is your soulmate, your best friend. Don’t ever let them go.” — Unknown

117. “If you live to be 100, I hope I live to be 100 minus 1 day, so I never have to live without you.” — Winnie the Pooh

118. “She is a friend of my mind. She gathers me, man. The pieces I am, she gathers them and gives them back to me in all the right order.” — Toni Morrison

119. “Love is friendship set on fire.” — Jeremy Taylor

120. “Some of the biggest challenges in relationships come from the fact that most people enter a relationship in order to get something: they’re trying to find someone who’s going to make them feel good. In reality, the only way a relationship will last is if you see your relationship as a place that you go to give, and not a place that you go to take.” — Anthony Robbins


We hope you like this article. However, even if your friends love you, showing your love for them can help your increase your current bond. Let us know your favorite Short Friendship Quotes in the comment section. If you like this article, please share it with your friends.

Remember that National Friendship Day occurs on the first Sunday of each year and it brings lots of hugs and reminders of the importance of friendship. Did you also know that National Best Friends Day takes place on June 8th every year? Of course, you don’t need a vacation to reach out to your friends and let them know how much they mean to you – show your love and gratitude all year round.

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