From Mindy Kaling to Toni Morrison, authors say it greatest in the case of issues of the center.
My favourite love quotes additionally apply to my pals. "Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend." This has been attributed to the sensible Albert Camus, creator of the implausible novel The Stranger. Some sources declare that Camus by no means wrote and even stated this. I nonetheless love the quote, irrespective of its genesis.
The next greatest good friend quotes from books, although, got here from a number of the most iconic novels, memoirs, and philosophical works.
Should you're searching for an excellent friendship quote to share along with your BFF, otherwise you simply want a bit of inspirational reminder of why your pals are there for you, have a look beneath at our assortment of the very best friendship quotes from books that remind us of the very best elements of being pals:
"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, Is Everybody Hanging Out With out Me?
"If you have but one friend, make sure you choose her well." ― Muriel Barbery, The Magnificence of the Hedgehog
"Friendship — my definition — is built on two things. Respect and trust. Both elements have to be there. And it has to be mutual. You can have respect for someone, but if you don't have trust, the friendship will crumble." ― Stieg Larsson, The Woman with the Dragon Tattoo
"Anybody can sympathize with the sufferings of a friend, but it requires a very fine nature to sympathize with a friend's success." ― Oscar Wilde, The Soul of Man Underneath Socialism
"When the snows fall and the white winds blow, the lone wolf dies but the pack survives." ― George R.R. Martin, A Recreation of Thrones
"Friends are honest with each other. Even if the truth hurts." ― Sarah Dessen, Alongside for the Journey
"No friendship is an accident." ― O. Henry, Coronary heart of the West
"Tis the privilege of friendship to talk nonsense, and to have her nonsense respected." ― Charles Lamb, The Life, Letters, and Writings of Charles Lamb
"The capacity for friendship is God's way of apologizing for our families." ― Jay McInerney, The Final of the Savages
"She is a friend of my mind. She gathers me, man. The pieces I am, she gathers them and gives them back to me in all the right order." ― Toni Morrison, Beloved
"Friendship is everything. Friendship is more than talent. It is more than the government. It is almost the equal of family." ― Mario Puzo, The Godfather
"A snowball in the face is surely the perfect beginning to a lasting friendship." ― Markus Zusak, The E book Thief
"There is nothing like puking with somebody to make you into old friends." ― Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar
"God, how we get our fingers in each other's clay. That's friendship, each playing the potter to see what shapes we can make of each other." ― Ray Bradbury, One thing Depraved This Manner Comes
"A friend may be waiting behind a stranger's face." ― Maya Angelou, Letter to My Daughter
"It's all very well to tell us to forgive our enemies; our enemies can never hurt us very much. But oh, what about forgiving our friends?" ― Willa Cather, My Mortal Enemy
"What do you most value in your friends? Their continued existence." — Christopher Hitchens, Hitch-22: A Memoir
"Without friends, no one would want to live, even if he had all other goods." ― Aristotle, The Nicomachean Ethics
"Friends are born, not made." ― Henry Adams, The Training of Henry Adams
"'You have some queer friends, Dorothy,' she said. 'The queerness doesn't matter, so long as they're friends,' was the answer" ― L. Frank Baum, The Street to Oz
"You can pick your friends, and you can pick your nose, but you can’t pick your friend’s nose." ― John Inexperienced, Will Grayson, Will Grayson