Old Friends Sayings and Quotes

There’s a sense of security that comes with old friends. They finish our sentences, know our quirks and become an extension of our families. Most importantly they know our faults and love us anyway. Catch up with your best bud like no time has passed with the curated list of old friends quotes below.

Once a friend, always a friend. Kurdish Proverb
My old friend, I recall the times we had hanging on my wall. I wouldn't trade them for gold ‘cause they laugh and they cry me, somehow sanctify me. They're woven in the stories I have told and tell again. Tim McGraw
Old friends pass away, new friends appear. It is just like the days. An old day passes, a new day arrives. The important thing is to make it meaningful: a meaningful friend - or a meaningful day. Dalai Lama
Do not abandon old friends;, for new ones cannot equal them. A new friend is like new wine; when it has aged, you can drink it with pleasure. Ecclesiasticus 9:10
Friends.. old friends…/ So it breaks, so it ends / There let it rest / It has fought and won / And is still the best / That either has done. William Ernest Henley
It's the worst part of seeing old friends: when your rose-colored memories become undone by reality. Brad Meltzer
Old friends looking up to watch the birds holding arms to climb a curb / Old friends oh old friends / Lord when all my work is done bless my life and grant me one / Old friend at least one old friend Guy Clark
You can't make old friends / Can't make old friends / It was me and you, since way back when / But you can't make old friends. Caitlyn Smith
But you can't make old friends / From the beginning you've been / Always there my old friend / True until the end of time John Ross Lang
The best mirror is an old friend. George Herbert
Make new friends, but don't forget the old, One is silver, the other is gold. unknown
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. Lyle Lovett
Forsake not an old friend, for the new is not comparable to him. A new friend is a new wine; when if is old, thou shalt drink it with pleasure. Bible
With clothes the new are the best, with friends the old are the best. unknown
It takes a long time to grow an old friend. John Leonard
There's not a word yet, for old friends who've just met. Jim Henson
Old friends are the great blessing of one's later years . . . They have a memory of the same events and have the same mode of thinking. Horace Walpole
Old friends, we say, are best, when some sudden disillusionment shakes our faith in a new comrade. Gelett Burgess
Ah, how good it feels! The hand of an old friend. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Yes'm, old friends is always best, 'less you can catch a new one that's fit to make an old one out of. Sarah Orne Jewett
Tell me, why are the old friends kind, And ever the tenderest, too? Youth has no art, but an open mind, And its love is sincere and true. Edwin Leibfreed
To be with old friends is very warming and comforting. Ian Ziering
Old friends die on you, and they're irreplaceable. You become dependent. Lionel Blue
We need old friends to help us grow old and new friends to help us stay young. Letty Cottin Pogrebin
As in the case of wines that improve with age, the oldest friendships ought to be the most delightful. Cicero
There is only one thing better than making a new friend, and that is keeping an old one. Elmer G. Letterman
Old stories are like old friends? You have to visit them from time to time. George R.R. Martin
Finding an old friend is like finding a lost treasure. Anthony Douglas Williams
There's no friends like the old friends. James Joyce
To reminisce with my old friends, a chance to share some memories, and play our songs again. Ricky Nelson