60 Old Friends Quotes-Celebrate Your True Friends

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Isn’t it funny how often we find ourselves thinking about old friends? We think of the good times, the laughs, and all of the amazing memories. As we move on with our lives, it’s comforting to know that those friendships will always be there. Here are some beautiful quotes about old friends, perfect for letting them know just how special they are to you.

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1.) “Old friends are the alphabets. And alphabets are important to read the poems.”

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2.) “Friends are like whiskey. The older, the better.”

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3.) “A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.”

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4.) “In dress, the newest is the finest; in friends, the oldest is the best.”

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5.) “Some friendships are like diamonds – timeless and unbreakable.”

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6.) “You don’t have to have anything in common with people you’ve known since you were five. With old friends, you’ve got your whole life in common.”

7.) “There’s this unexplainable joy that we experience the moment we ring our old friends after long!”

8.) “Things are never quite as scary when you’ve got a best friend.”

9.) “We need new friends; some of us are cannibals who have eaten their old friends up; others must have ever-renewed audiences before whom to re-enact an ideal version of their lives.”

10.) “Friends are great. Old friends are better.”

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11.) “Looking at our old friends and reconnecting with them is all the therapy we need when we are sick, tired, or troubled with sad thoughts.”

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12.) “Sometimes talking to your best friend is all the therapy you need.”

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

14.) “I keep my old friends, and get older with them, but push young. It’s good to be surrounded by kids, because they keep you young.”

15.) “Remember that the most valuable antiques are dear old friends.”

16.) “A friend in a storm is worth more than a thousand friends in the sun.”

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

18.) “When you meet with your old friends, you recollect some of the finest moments of your life and find yourself in a joy that has no comparison.”

19.) “Lay this unto your breast: Old friends, like old swords, still are trusted best.”

20.) “There are friends, there is family, and then there are friends who become family.”

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21.) “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.”

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22.) “Don’t make friends who are comfortable to be with. Make friends who will force you to lever yourself up.”

23.) “When we are old, our friends find it difficult to please us, and are less concerned whether we be pleased or not.”

24.) “We find home in our old friends.”

25.) “Wanting to be friends is fast work, but friendship is a slow maturing fruit.”

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

27.) “New friends may be poems but old friends are alphabets. Don’t forget the alphabets because you will need them to read the poems.”

28.) “There is nothing like puking with somebody to make you into old friends.”

29.) “Your hug is a pill that always works!”

30.) “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.”

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31.) “In forming new friendships, forget not old friends.”

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32.) “Lay this unto your breast: Old friends, like old swords, still are trusted best.”

33.) “The best mirror is an old friend.”

34.) “You and I are more than friends. We are like a very small gang.”

35.) “A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down.”

36.) “Remember that the most valuable antiques are dear old friends. “

37.) “There’s not a word yet, for old friends who’ve just met.”

38.) “Friendship brings back the beautiful memories.”

39.) “Some people go to priests. Others to poetry. I to my friends.”

40.) “An old friend never can be found, and nature has provided that he cannot easily be lost.”

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41.) “It’s always great to see old friends, especially those I have not been able to see in 15 months.”

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42.) “Old stories are like old friends. You have to visit them from time to time.”

43.) “Ten minutes with a genuine friend is better than years spent with anyone less.”

44.) “You are my Nemo. If you get lost in the great, great ocean. I’ll find you.”

45.) “Anything is possible when you have the right people there to support you.”

46.) “A friend is someone who makes us smile to tears, whose memories make us smile through the miles and throughout the year.”

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47.) “It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.”

48.) “Make new friends, but keep the old; Those are silver, these are gold.”

49.) “True friendship is when you walk into their house, and your Wi-Fi connects automatically.”

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

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51.) “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.”

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52.) “There is no friend like an old friend who has shared our morning days, no greeting like his welcome, no homage like his praise.”

53.) “You can’t make old friends. You either have them, or you don’t.”

54.) “Old friends are the pieces of bacon in the salad bowl of life.”

55.) “The love that comes from friendship is the underlying facet of a happy life.”

56.) “One should not forsake old friends for new, because the old friends, having already proven their calibre, are more trustworthy.”

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57.) “It’s an insane world but in it there is one sanity, the loyalty of old friends.”

58.) “True friends are never apart, maybe in distance but never in heart.”

59.) “Old friends make good times better and bad times easier. I am fortunate to have such amazing pals with whom I spared some great memories.”

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

Final thoughts

We hope you’ve enjoyed these old friends quotes as much as we have. They remind us of the importance of treasuring our relationships and spending time with those we love. What are your favorite old friends quotes? Share them in the comments below!


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