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Friendship Day 2017: 10 quotes that beautifully depicts the relation


From our childhood friends to college friends to train friends, our entire life is spent building friendships. Friends are the essential parts of our lives and in a true sense, they are. Be it in your happiness or sadness, they stick to you and love you unconditionally. Friends are one of the best things that happened to you in your life. Each friend is unique and irreplaceable. Each one of them makes who we are. With friendship day around the corner, here are 10 friendship quotes that capture friendship beautifully.

  • 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

  • Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious as to have friends at a distance; they make the latitudes and longitudes. — Henry David Thoreau

  • No friendship is an accident. ― O. Henry

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

  • Friendship marks a life even more deeply than love. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing.― Elie Wiesel

  • 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

  • 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

  • A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow.― William Shakespeare

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

  • Anybody can sympathise with the sufferings of a friend, but it requires a very fine nature to sympathise with a friend’s success.― Oscar Wilde