77 New Friends Quotes to Enjoy New Friendships

New friends open up new realms to be explored.

Making new friends might be daunting, but it can also be extremely rewarding. Friends, after all, are an important part of our lives.

They are the ones that accompany us through life, sharing our ups and downs, joys and sorrows. Life would be a lot different if you didn’t have pals. Without them, we wouldn’t be who we are today.

Here is the best collection of new friends quotes and sayings. You can read, enjoy and share these quotes about new friends with your friends and family members.


Best New Friends Quotes

Every person is a new door to a different world. ~ Six Degrees of Separation.

Friendship involves many things but, above all the power of going outside oneself and appreciating what is noble and loving in another. ~ Thomas Huxley.

It’s not too late to develop new friendships or reconnect with people. ~ Morrie Schwartz.

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We are partners by fate. We become friends by choice. ~ Jacquie McTaggart.

New friends are like new adventures. You never know what lessons they will teach you. ~ Unknown.

Strangers are just friends waiting to happen. ~ Rod Mckuen.

Yeah, I love doing ensemble pieces. You get to meet so many new people and make new friends. ~ Devon Sawa.

A man practices the art of adventure when he breaks the chain of routine and renews his life through reading new books, traveling to new places, making new friends, taking up new hobbies and adopting new viewpoints. ~ Wilfred Peterson.

Famous New Friends Quotes

We don’t meet people by accident. They are meant to cross our path for a reason. ~ Unknown.

We need old friends to help us grow old and new friends to help us stay young. ~ Letty Cottin Pogrebin.

True friendship comes when silence between two people is comfortable. ~ Dave Tyson Gentry.

What is uttered from the heart alone, Will win the hearts of others to your own. ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.

Be gracious to all men, but choose the best to be your friends. ~ Isocrates.

Maybe friendship can’t begin until someone chooses you. But that doesn’t mean you don’t get to make a choice too. You can’t do that unless you know who they are. And they can’t choose you until they know who you are. ~ Miyoshi Tomori.

Some souls just understand each other upon meeting. ~ N.R. Hart.

Listen, learn, and grow. Maybe after this, you will have a new friend. ~ Xin-An Lu.

Real friendship, like real poetry, is extremely rare — and precious as a pearl. ~ Tahar Ben Jelloun.

Be slow to fall into friendship; but when thou art in, continue firm & constant. ~ Socrates.

Nothing makes the earth so spacious as to have friends at a distance. ~ Henry David Thoreau.

Two are better than one; because they have a good reward for their labor. For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow: but woe to him that is alone when he falleth; for he hath not another to help him up. ~ Ecclesiastes.

We need not think alike to love alike. ~ Francis David.

Every new friend is a new adventure… the start of more memories. ~ Patrick Lindsay.

There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up. ~ John Holmes.

We must reach out our hand in friendship and dignity both to those who would befriend us and those who would be our enemy. ~ Arthur Ashe.

It is the juvenile period of life when friendships are formed, and habits established, that will stick by one. ~ George Washington.

Popular New Friends Quotes

A friend is, as it were, a second self. ~ Cicero.

Time doesn’t take away from friendship, nor does separation. ~ Tennessee Williams.

The greatest compliment that was ever paid me was when one asked me what I thought, and attended to my answer. ~ Henry David Thoreau.

Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit. ~ Aristotle.

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A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out. ~ Walter Winchell.

Strangers are just friends waiting to happen. ~ Rod Mckuen.

The greatest compliment that was ever paid me was when one asked me what I thought, and attended to my answer. ~ Henry David Thoreau.

Don’t be afraid of new beginnings. Don’t shy away from new people, new energy, new surroundings. Embrace new chances at happiness. ~ Billy Chapata.

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

I might give my life for my friend, but he had better not ask me to do up a parcel. ~ Logan Pearsall Smith.

Enjoyed making new friends today. ~ Suzanne Douglas.

Mingle often with good people to keep your soul nourished. ~ Anthony Douglas Williams.

The kindest way of helping yourself is to find a friend. ~ Ann Kaiser Stearns.

You can’t stay in your corner of the Forest waiting for others to come to you. You have to go to them sometimes. ~ A. Milne.

Each new friendship can make you a new person, because it opens up new doors inside of you. ~ Kate DiCamillo.

A friend is the hope of the heart. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson.

Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends? ~ Abraham Lincoln.

Friends are born, not made. ~ Henry Adams.

Make new friends, but keep the old; Those are silver, these are gold. ~ Joseph Parry.

Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit. ~ Aristotle.

Blessed are they who have the gift of making friends, for it is one of God’s best gifts. It involves many things, but above all, the power of going out of one’s self, and appreciating whatever is noble and loving in another. ~ Thomas Hughes.

There is an energy field between humans. And, when we reach out in passion, it is met with an answering passion and changes the relationship forever. ~ Rollo May.

Top New Friends Quotes

Value friendship for what there is in it, not for what can be gotten out of it. ~ H. Clay Trumbull.

I cannot even imagine where I would be today were it not for that handful of friends who have given me a heart full of joy. Let’s face it, friends make life a lot more fun. ~ Charles R. Swindoll.

Value friendship for what there is in it, not for what can be gotten out of it. ~ H. Clay Trumbull.

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A friend may be waiting behind a stranger’s face. ~ Maya Angelou.

Life is partly what we make it, and partly what it is made by the friends we choose. ~ Tennessee Williams.

I know that the arms of friendship are long enough to reach from the one end of the world to the other. ~ Michel de Montaigne.

To make new friends you have be willing to put in the time. ~ Jamie Lee Curtis.

Friendship can weather most things and thrive in thin soil – but it needs a little mulch of letters and phone calls and small silly presents every so often – just to save it from drying out completely. ~ Pam Brown.

Right now, someone you haven’t met is out there wondering what it would be like to meet someone like you. ~ Unknown.

Friends are like the stars; they are always there, but you only see their true brightness at the darkest times. ~ Jeremy Arnold.

Since there is nothing so well worth having as friends, never lose a chance to make them. ~ Francesco Guicciardini.

The language of friendship is not words but meanings. ~ Henry David Thoreau.

Short New Friends Quotes

Don’t be afraid of new beginnings. Don’t shy away from new people, new energy, new surroundings. Embrace new chances at happiness. ~ Billy Chapata.

Getting to know new people and gaining new friends is one of life’s greatest pleasures. So conquer your fears and get out there. ~ Tony Clark.

We meet the people we’re supposed to when the time is just right. ~ Alyson Noel.

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.

It’s a great way to meet new friends. ~ Joan Anderson.

There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate. ~ Linda Grayson.

Go out into the world today and love the people you meet. Let your presence light new light in the hearts of others. ~ Mother Teresa.

True friendship comes when silence between two people is comfortable. ~ Dave Tyson Gentry.

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.

I love making new friends and I respect people for a lot of different reasons. ~ Taylor Swift.

The great thing about new friends is that they bring new energy to your soul. ~ Shanna Rodriguez.

I love meeting new people; I think everyone has a story to tell. We should all listen sometimes. ~ Kim Smith.

Your friend is your needs answered. He is your field which you sow with love and reap with thanksgiving. And he is your board and your fireside. For you come to him with your hunger, and you seek him for peace. ~ Kahlil Gibran.

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To the world you may be just one person, but to one person you may be the world. ~ Brandi Snyder.

You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you. ~ Dale Carnegie.

True friends are the people who brighten your smile every time you’re with them. ~ Julia VeRost.

The happiest business in all the world is that of making friends, And no investment on the street pays larger dividends, For life is more than stocks and bonds, and love than rate percent, And he who gives in friendship’s name shall reap what he has. ~ Unknown.

Blessed are they who have the gift of making friends, for it is one of God’s best gifts. It involves many things, but above all, the power of going out of one’s self, and appreciating whatever is noble and loving in another. ~ Thomas Hughes.


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Chandan Negi

I’m Chandan Negi, the Founder of Internet Pillar. I love sharing quotes and sayings to inspire and motivate people.