Quotes about Losing Friends

Quotes about Losing Friends: Friends are amazing people in our life; they make our world more enjoyable. When faced with problems they are there for us, in time of happiness there are there with us to celebrate.

But at times our friends will not be there with us forever, it can be due to loss, choice or distance.  The loss of a friend sometimes cannot be avoided. While they are gone, they leave us with good memories of good time spent together.

Today we are going to look at a collection of quotes about losing friends, losing a best friend quotes and quotes about friendship loss.

Quotes about Losing Friends

Due to success I started losing friends. – Ace Hood

We call that person who has lost his father, an orphan; and a widower that man who has lost his wife. But that man who has known the immense unhappiness of losing a friend, by what name do we call him? Here every language is silent and holds its peace in impotence.  – Joseph Roux

I pray to God to remove my enemies from my life, and before I know it I started losing friends. Am just saying no one to be trusted. – Blaze Olamiday

That friendship will not continue to the end which is begun for an end. – Francis Quareles

When one has lost a friend one’s eyes should be neither dry nor streaming. Tears, yes, there should be, but not lamentation. – Seneca

If two friends ask you to judge a dispute, do not accept, as you may lose a friend. – Saint Augustine

I’m losing friends ’cause people are catching feelings I’m not catching. – Anonymous

A special friend is hard to find, hard to lose and impossible to forget. – Anonymous

Quotes about Friendship Loss

Friendship is delicate as a glass, once broken it can be fixed but there will always be cracks. – Waqar Ahmed

The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that they can grow separately without growing apart. – Elizabeth Foley

True friendship can afford true knowledge. It does not depend on darkness and ignorance. — Henry David Thoreau

Excuse me, then! You know my heart; But dearest friends, alas! Must part. — John Gay

If you should die before me, ask if you can bring a friend. — Stone Temple Pilots

Friendship means understanding, not agreement. It means forgiveness, not forgetting. It means the memories last, even if contact is lost. – Anonymous

Quotes on Loss of Friendship

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

It is far better to be alone, than to be in bad company. — George Washington

A friendship that can cease has never been real. – St. Jerome

I have learned that no matter how good a friend is, they’re going to hurt you every once in a while and you must forgive them for that. – Anonymous

Make as many friends as you can, but don’t build your life on them alone. It’s an unstable foundation. – Anonymous

Goodbye, goodbye, I hate the word. Solitude has long since turned brown and withered, sitting bitter in my mouth and heavy in my veins. — R. M. Grenon

Breaking with old friends is one of the most painful of the changes in all that piling up of a multitude of small distasteful changes that constitutes growing older. — John Dos Passos

Losing a Friend Quotes

No distance of place or lapse of time can lessen the friendship of those who are thoroughly persuaded of each other’s worth. — Robert Southey

Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal. – Richard Puz

When you’re winning – you don’t need any friends. When you’re losing – you don’t have any friends anyway. – Woody Hayes

We all lose friends.. we lose them in death, to distance and over time. But even though they may be lost, hope is not. The key is to keep them in your heart, and when the time is right, you can pick up the friendship right where you left off. Even the lost find their way home when you leave the light on. – Amy Marie Walz

An insincere friend is more to be feared than a wild beast; a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind. — Buddha

Though friendship is not quick to burn, it is explosive stuff. — May Sarton

You probably have started losing touch with humility when your friends start avoiding you without telling you why. – Albert Kanene Obiefuna

The difficulty is not so great to die for a friend, as to find a friend worth dying for. — Homer

Losing friends and spouses is an inevitable part of aging, and many people have a tendency to go quietly into semi-isolation. Instead, set your intention on expanding and deepening the love in your life.- Deepak Chopra

Losing Best Friend Quotes

Sometimes we lose friends for whose loss our regret is greater than our grief, and others for whom our grief is greater than our regret. – Francois de la Rochefoucauld

It takes a minute to find a special person, an hour to appreciate them, and a day to love them, but it takes an entire lifetime to forget them. – Anonymous

Some say that time changes. Best friends can become strangers. — Good Charlotte

Everyone leaves footprints in your memory, but the ones that leave footprints in your heart are the ones you will truly remember. – Nicholas Sperling

Fare thee well! and if forever / Still forever, fare thee well – Lord Byron

Some people aren’t loyal to you. They are loyal to their needs of you. Once their needs change, so does their loyalty.

When our friends are alive, we see the good qualities they lack; dead, we remember only those they possessed. — Jean Antoine Petit-Senn

Don’t be dismayed at goodbyes. A farewell is necessary before you can meet again. And meeting again, after moments or lifetime, is certain for those who are friends. — Richard Bach tweet

Losing a Best Friend Quotes

You meet people who forget you. You forget people you meet. But sometimes you meet those people you can’t forget. Those are your friends. – Anonymous

On the death of a friend, we should consider that the fates through confidence have devolved on us the task of a double living, that we have henceforth to fulfill the promise of our friend’s life also, in our own, to the world. – Henry David Thoreau

No person is your friend who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow. – Alice Walker

Closed eyes, heart not beating, but a living love. – Avis Corea

The death of a friend is equivalent to the loss of a limb.  – German Proverb

Lovers have a right to betray you friends don’t. – Judy Holliday

Good God! How often are we to die before we go quite off this stage? In every friend we lose a part of ourselves, and the best part. – Alexander Pope

Some people are going to leave, but that’s not the end your story. That’s the end of their part in your story. – Anonymous

Losing Friends Sayings

In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends. — Martin Luther King, Jr.

The deep pain that is felt at the death of every friendly soul arises from the feeling that there is in every individual something which is inexpressible, peculiar to him alone, and is, therefore, absolutely and irretrievably lost. — Arthur Schopenhauer

Your lost friends are not dead but gone before; advanced a stage or two upon that road which you must travel in the steps they trod. — Aristophanes

While we are mourning the loss of our friend, others are rejoicing to meet him behind the veil. — John Taylor

But fate ordains that dearest friends must part. — Edward Young

The worst pain in the world goes beyond the physical. Even further beyond any other emotional pain one can feel. It is the betrayal of a friend. — Heather Brewer

Can miles truly separate you from friends… If you want to be with someone you love, aren’t you already there? — Richard Bach

Two persons cannot long be friends if they cannot forgive each other’s little failings. — Jean De La Bruyere

To lose a friend is the greatest of all losses.