20 Inspiring Quotes About Online Friendships

“True friendship comes when the silence between two people is comfortable.”
– David Tyson

“One measure of friendship consists not in the number of things friends can discuss, but in the number of things they need no longer mention.” – Clifton Fadiman

“There’s not a word yet for old friends who’ve just met.”
– Jim Henson

“A friend is someone who understands your past, believes in your future, and accepts you just the way you are.”
– Unknown

“Ultimately the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or in friendship, is conversation.”
– Oscar Wilde

“I don’t need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better.”
– Plutarch

“A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same.”

Elbert Hubbard

“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

“No friendship is an accident.” – O. Henry

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

“Sweet is the memory of distant friends! Like the mellow rays of the departing sun, it falls tenderly, yet sadly, on the heart.” – Washington Irving

A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him, I may think aloud. I am arrived at last in the presence of a man so real and equal, that I may drop even those undermost garments of dissimulation, courtesy, and second thought, which men never put off, and may deal with him with the simplicity and wholeness with which one chemical atom meets another.”– Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Never idealize others. They will never live up to your expectations. Don’t over-analyze your relationships. Stop playing games. A growing relationship can only be nurtured by genuineness.” – Leo Buscaglia

“Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.” – Anais Nin

“A friend is someone who helps you up when you’re down, and if they can’t, they lay down beside you and listen.”

Winnie The Pooh

“A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself – and especially to feel, or not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at any moment is fine with them.” Jim Morrison

“‘Stay’ is a charming word in a friend’s vocabulary.” – Louisa May Alcott

“Sometimes being a friend means mastering the art of timing. There is a time for silence. A time to let go and allow people to hurl themselves into their own destiny. And a time to prepare to pick up the pieces when it’s all over.” – Octavia Butler

“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

“Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.” – Kahlil Gibran

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