Quotations About / On: FRIEND
Friends fall out, but never breakup; that's why they are friends.
friends by friends can always be a good point in life
A friend in power is a friend lost.
(Henry Brooks Adams (1838-1918), U.S. historian. The Education of Henry Adams, ch. 7 (1907).
Referring to the rupture with Senator Charles Sumner.)
"Mr. Van Buren, your friends may be leaving youbut my friends never leave me."
(Andrew Jackson (1767-1845), U.S. president. Letter, May 1, 1834, from R.H. Wilde to Gulian C. Verplanck, Verplanck Papers, New York Historical Society.)
No one is a friend to his friend who does not love in return.
(Plato (c. 427-347 B.C.), Greek philosopher. Lysis, 212 D....)
A brother may not be a friend, but a friend will always be a brother.
(Samuel Richardson (1689-1761), British novelist. Third edition, London (1751). Anna Howe, in Clarissa, vol. 2, p. 15, AMS Press (1990).)
If you have a friend and they are lost, go and find them; that's what my friends did.
'Befriending a rich friend with a good heart is a miracle but befriending a poor friend with a bad heart is a blessing in disguise.'
True friends are like diamonds precious but rare. Fake friends are autumn leaves found everywhere.
'A friend of mine is convinced he's not a devil. Anyone who has a friend like this is a devil himself'.
(- Nathan Coppedge, Jan 2015.)