Best and Beautiful Quotes on Friendship


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Having a best friend is one of the most beautiful gifts in life. Whether you bond over your sense of humor, work-life, family things, or everything in between, sometimes it’s hard to put into words what your BFF means to you.

These best friend quotes will remind you how good it is to have such an amazing friendship—and what it’s like to be a best friend to someone else. Here are 101 best friend quotes to celebrate your friendship!

Best Friend Quotes

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

2. “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

3. “If you live to be a hundred, I hope I live to be a hundred minus one day, so I never have to live without you.” — Winnie the Pooh (Winnie the Pooh Quotes)

4. “Things are never quite as scary when you’ve got a best friend.” — Bill Watterson, Calvin and Hobbes

5. “Real friendship is when your friend comes over to your house and then you both just take a nap.” — Anonymous

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

– C.S. Lewi

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

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

9. “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

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

11. “Some people go to priests. Others to poetry. I to my friends.”—Virginia Woolf

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

13. “There are three things that grow more precious with age; old wood to burn, old books to read, and old friends to enjoy.” — Henry Ford

14. “The love that comes from friendship is the underlying facet of a happy life.” – Chelsea Handle

15. “As much as a BFF can make you go WTF, there’s no denying we’d be a little less rich without them.” — Gossip Girl

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

17. “A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same.” – Elbert Hubbard

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

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

20.  “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

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These are some of the most beautiful quotes on friendship.

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