ᐅ169+ Best Friend Quotes to Share With Your Bestie

“Things are never quite as scary when you’ve got a best friend.”

"Things are never quite as scary when you've got a best friend." — Bill Watterson

“In my friend, I find a second self.” -Isabel Norton

“Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.” -Samuel Butler

“One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.” -Euripides

“Awards become corroded. Friends gather no dust.” -Jesse Owens

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

"Friends are the siblings God never gave us." -Mencius

“Words are easy, like the wind; Faithful friends are hard to find.” -William Shakespeare

“The best mirror is an old friend.”

“The best mirror is an old friend.” -George Herbert

"Friends are the family you choose." -Jess C. Scott

“No friendship is an accident.”

“No friendship is an accident.” -O. Henry

“What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.” -Aristotle

“Friendship is a wildly underrated medication.”

“Friendship is a wildly underrated medication.” -Anna Deavere Smith

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

“True love is finding your soulmate in your best friend.” -Faye Hall

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

“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.”

“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

“I may not always be there with you, but I will always be there for you.”

“There is no distance too far between friends, for friendship gives wings to the heart.”

“We are like islands in the sea, separate on the surface but connected in the deep.” -William James

“I don’t cry because we’ve been separated by distance, and for a matter of years. Why? Because for as long as we share the same sky and breathe the same air, we’re still together.” -Donna Lynn Hope

“Sweet is the memory of distant friends! Like the mellow rays of the departing sun

“Sweet is the memory of distant friends! Like the mellow rays of the departing sun, it falls tenderly, yet sadly, on the heart.” -Washington Irving

“Distance means so little, when someone means so much.” -Tom McNeal

“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

"Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart." -Eleanor Roosevelt

"I may not always be there with you, but I will always be there for you."

“No distance of place or lapse of time can lessen the friendship of those who are thoroughly

“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

“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

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

“Friendship is another word for love.”

“Friendship is another word for love.”

“Rare as is true love, true friendship is rarer.” -Jean de La Fontaine

“There are friends, there is family, and then there are friends that become family.”

“We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.” -Sam Keen

“The love that comes from friendship is the underlying facet of a happy life.” -Chelsea Handler

“There is no more lovely, friendly, and charming relationship, communion, or company than a good marriage.” -Martin Luther King

"My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me." -Henry Ford

"A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you." -Elbert Hubbard

“A happy marriage is a long conversation which always seems too short.” -Andre Maurois

“Love is a partnership of two unique people who bring out the very best in each other, and who know that even though they are wonderful as individuals, they are even better together.” -Barbara Cage

“Friendship in marriage is the spark that lights an everlasting flame.” -Fawn Weaver

“I think what makes our marriage work amid all the glare is that my husband is my best friend.” -Faith Hill

“Marry your best friend. Life is too short not to love someone who lets you be a fool with them.” -N’Tina Preusser

“Marriage, ultimately, is the practice of becoming passionate friends.” -Harville Hendrix

“You can always tell when two people are best friends because they’re always having

“You can always tell when two people are best friends because they’re always having way more fun than it makes sense for them to be having.”

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

“In the cookie of life, friends are the chocolate chips.”

“Friendship isn’t a big thing—it’s a million little things.” -Paulo Coelho

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

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

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

"There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate." -Linda Grayson

"A good friend knows all your best stories, but a best friend has lived them with you."

“Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another, ‘What! You too? I thought I was the only one.’” -C.S. Lewis

“It takes a long time to grow an old friend.” -John Leonard

“Things are never quite as scary when you’ve got a best friend.” -Bill Watterson

"It's not that diamonds are a girl's best friend, but it's your best friends who are your diamonds." -Gina Barreca

“You can always tell a real friend: when you’ve made a fool of yourself he doesn’t feel you’ve done a permanent job.” -Laurence J. Peter

“There’s not a word yet, for old friends who’ve just met.”

“There's not a word yet, for old friends who've just met.” -Jim Henson

“If I had a flower for every time I thought of you...I could walk through my garden forever.” -Alfred Tennyson

“Friendship is the wine of life.” Edward Young

“I knew when I met you an adventure was going to happen.” -Winnie the Pooh

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

“If you have two friends in your lifetime, you’re lucky. If you have one good friend, you’re

“If you have two friends in your lifetime, you're lucky. If you have one good friend, you're more than lucky.” -S.E. Hinton

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

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

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

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

“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

“Surround yourself with only people who are going to lift you higher.” -Oprah Winfrey

“One’s friends are that part of the human race with which one can be human.” -George Santayana

“The real test of friendship is can you literally do nothing with the other person? Can you enjoy those moments of life that are utterly simple?” -Eugene Kennedy

“Friendship is the source of the greatest pleasures, and without friends even the most agreeable pursuits become tedious.” -Thomas Aquinas

“If you go looking for a friend, you’re going to find they’re very scarce. If you go out to be a friend, you’ll find them everywhere.” -Zig Ziglar

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

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

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

“Rejoicing in our joy, not suffering over our suffering, makes someone a friend.” -Friedrich Nietzsche

“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

“[The greatest gift in life] is the gift of friendship, and I have received it; the greatest healing therapy is friendship.” -Hubert Humphrey

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

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

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

“Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.” -Khalil Gibson

"Some people arrive and make such a beautiful impact on your life, you can barely remember what life was like without them." -Anna Taylor

"Women's friendships are like a renewable source of power." -Jane Fonda

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

"One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and be understood." -Lucius Annaeus Seneca

"There is nothing I would not do for those who are really my friends." -Jane Austen

"Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light." -Helen Keller

“Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.” -Baltasar Gracian

"I may not always be there with you, but I will always be there for you."

“It seems they had always been, and always would be, friends. Time could change, but not that.” -Winnie the Pooh

"Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light." -Helen Keller

“True friendship resists time, distance, and silence.” -Isabel Allende

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

“Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another, 'You too? I thought I was the only one.’” -C.S. Lewis

"A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you." -Elbert Hubbard

"Friends are the siblings God never gave us." -Mencius

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

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

"One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and be understood." -Lucius Annaeus Seneca

“It’s not that diamonds are a girl’s best friend, but it’s your best friends who are your diamonds.” -Gina Barreca

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

“Rare as is true love, true friendship is rarer.” -Jean de la Fontaine

"Women's friendships are like a renewable source of power." -Jane Fonda

“What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.” -Aristotle

“The greatest gift of life is friendship.” -Hubert H. Humphrey

"My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me." -Henry Ford

"There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate." -Linda Grayson

“There’s nothing like a really loyal, dependable, good friend. Nothing.” -Jennifer Aniston

“Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends leave footprints in your heart.” -Eleanor Roosevelt

"A good friend knows all your best stories, but a best friend has lived them with you."

"Some people arrive and make such a beautiful impact on your life, you can barely remember what life was like without them." -Anna Taylor

“Friendship is the golden thread that ties the heart of all the world.”

“Friendship is the golden thread that ties the heart of all the world.” -John Evelyn

“Friends are relatives you make for yourself.”

“Friends are relatives you make for yourself.” -Eustache Deschamps

"A true friend is someone who thinks that you are a good egg even though he knows that you are slightly cracked." -Bernard Meltzer

"Friends are those rare people who ask how we are and then wait to hear the answer." -Ed Cunningham

"Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom." -Marcel Proust

"A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down." -Arnold H. Glasgow

"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

"A single rose can be my garden… a single friend, my world." -Leo Buscaglia

"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

"Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together." -Woodrow Wilson

"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

“True friendship comes when the silence between two people is comfortable.”

"True friendship comes when the silence between two people is comfortable." -David Tyson

“Friendships between women, as any woman will tell you, are built of a thousand small kindnesses... swapped back and forth and over again," -Michelle Obama, Becoming

“There is nothing I would not do for those who are really my friends.” -Jane Austen

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

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

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

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

“Awards become corroded. Friends gather no dust.” -Jesse Owens

“I don't know what I would have done so many times in my life if I hadn't had my girlfriends.” -Reese Witherspoon

"If we treated ourselves as well as we treated our best friend, can you imagine?" -Meghan Markle

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

“Friendship takes work. Finding friends, nurturing friendships, scheduling face time, it all take a tremendous amount of work. But it’s worth it. If you put in the effort, you’ll see the rewards of positive friends who will make your life extraordinary.” -Maya Angelou

“A friend is someone who understands your past, believes in your future, and accepts

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

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

“A sweet friendship refreshes the soul.”

"A sweet friendship refreshes the soul." -Proverbs 27:9​​​

"Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud." -Maya Angelou

“One friend with whom you have a lot in common is better than three with whom you struggle to find things to talk about.” -Mindy Kaling

“The best gift anyone can give, I believe, is the gift of sharing themselves.” -Oprah Winfrey

“Life is an awful, ugly place to not have a best friend.” -Sarah Dessen

“The truth is, no matter how lonely you might feel, you’re never going through anything alone....You can choose your family.” -Jennifer Lopez

“A friend may be waiting behind a stranger’s face.” -Maya Angelou, Letter to My Daughter

“She is a friend of my mind. She gather me, man. The pieces I am, she gather them and give them back to me in all the right order.” -Toni Morrison, Beloved

"Friendship isn’t a big thing—it’s a million little things." -Paulo Coelho

“Life is nothing without friendship.”

"Life is nothing without friendship." -Cicero

"Close friends are truly life’s treasures. Sometimes they know us better than we know ourselves." -Vincent Van Gogh

"We were together. I forget the rest." -Walt Whitman

"Things are never quite as scary when you’ve got a best friend." -Bill Watterson

"It’s the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter." -Marlene Dietrich

"I get by with a little help from my friends." -The Beatles

"Friendship is the wine of life." -Edward Young

"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

"I knew when I met you an adventure was going to happen." -Winnie The Pooh

"True friends are like diamonds—bright, beautiful, valuable, and always in style." -Nicole Richie

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

"A friend knows the song in my heart and sings it to me when my memory fails." -Donna Roberts

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