Friendship Poems - Poems For Friendship

Poems about friendship. You can read the best friendship poems. Browse through all friendship poems.

Friendship Ixx - Poem by Khalil Gibran

And a youth said, "Speak to us of Friendship."

Your friend is your needs answered.

He is your field which you sow with love and reap with thanksgiving.

And he is your board and your fireside.

For you come to him with your hunger, and you seek him for peace.

When your friend speaks his mind you fear not the "nay" in your own mind, nor do you withhold the "ay."

And when he is silent your heart ceases not to listen to his heart;

For without words, in friendship, all thoughts, all desires, all expectations are born and shared, with joy that is unacclaimed.

When you part from your friend, you grieve not;

For that which you love most in him may be clearer in his absence, as the mountain to the climber is clearer from the plain.

And let there be no purpose in friendship save the deepening of the spirit.

For love that seeks aught but the disclosure of its own mystery is not love but a net cast forth: and only the unprofitable is caught.

And let your best be for your friend.

If he must know the ebb of your tide, let him know its flood also.

For what is your friend that you should seek him with hours to kill?

Seek him always with hours to live.

For it is his to fill your need, but not your emptiness.

And 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.

Comments about Friendship Ixx by Khalil Gibran

  • Rookie - 0 Points Jodayo Jodayo (5/18/2016 5:45:00 AM)

    Today I'll tell you how to earn upto $10000 per month. just visit the link given below for more instructionsWorksHoney.comᴵᴵᴵᴵᴵᴵᴵᴵᴵᴵᴵᴵ (Report) Reply

    1 person liked.
    1 person did not like.
  • Gold Star - 18,444 Points Subhas Chandra Chakra (5/7/2016 1:30:00 AM)

    And 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.
    Beautiful and philosophy of friendship is clearly explained. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 339 Points Kelechi Evans (3/20/2016 12:00:00 PM)

    Yes a friend in need (Report) Reply

Read all 12 comments »

Poems About Friendship

  1. 1. Friendship Ixx , Khalil Gibran
  2. 2. Love And Friendship , Emily Jane Brontë
  3. 3. A Golden Chain , Helen Steiner Rice
  4. 4. Friendship , Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin
  5. 5. Love In The Guise Of Friendship , Robert Burns
  6. 6. Lines To An Old Sweetheart , Robert Burns
  7. 7. Absence , Mary Darby Robinson
  8. 8. Friendship , Henry David Thoreau
  9. 9. A Valentine , Lewis Carroll
  10. 10. Friendship , Ralph Waldo Emerson
  11. 11. Auld Lang Syne , Robert Burns
  12. 12. A Shady Friend For Torrid Days , Emily Dickinson
  13. 13. Friendship's Mystery, To My Dearest Luca.. , Katherine Philips
  14. 14. Friendship Between Ephelia And Ardelia , Anne Kingsmill Finch
  15. 15. The Tear , George Gordon Byron
  16. 16. On Friendship , Khalil Gibran
  17. 17. The Miracle Of Friendship , Anonymous
  18. 18. Friendship After Love , Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  19. 19. Stanzas , Mary Darby Robinson
  20. 20. Sonnet Xcvi , William Shakespeare
  21. 21. Friendship , Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  22. 22. Platonic , Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  23. 23. The Reply To Time , Mary Darby Robinson
  24. 24. On Leaving Some Friends At An Early Hour , John Keats
  25. 25. A Retir'D Friendship , Katherine Philips
  26. 26. Inscription To Chloris , Robert Burns
  27. 27. Glory Of Friendship , Ralph Waldo Emerson
  28. 28. Fortune And Wisdom , Friedrich Schiller
  29. 29. To Wordsworth , Percy Bysshe Shelley
  30. 30. Oh! Think Not My Spirits Are Always As L.. , Thomas Moore
  31. 31. Youth And Age , Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  32. 32. Friendship , Hartley Coleridge
  33. 33. Goliath And David , Robert Graves
  34. 34. Two Fusiliers , Robert Graves
  35. 35. Sylvander To Clarinda , Robert Burns
  36. 36. Key To Friendship , Anonymous
  37. 37. No, Thank You John , Christina Georgina Rossetti
  38. 38. Eternal Friendship , Edgar Albert Guest
  39. 39. An Hymn To Humanity , Phillis Wheatley
  40. 40. The Discontent , Anne Killigrew
  41. 41. Sonnet 30: When To The Sessions Of Sweet.. , William Shakespeare
[Report Error]