Old Friends Quotes:- Old Friends paints a portrait of two old men reminiscing on the years of their youth. The two men sit “on a park bench like bookends,” and ponder how strange it feels to be nearing the end of their lifetime. 


Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old friends quotes, old friends sayings, and old friends proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


List Of  Motivational Old Friends Quotes And Sayings


The best mirror is an old friend.

-George Herbert



With clothes the new are the best, with friends the old are the best.




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

-Ralph Waldo Emerson



Make new friends, but don’t forget the old, One is silver, the other is gold.




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

-John Webster



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

-Samuel Johnson



Remember that the most valuable antiques are dear old friends.

-H. Jackson Brown



Old friends are best.

-John Selden



To be with old friends is very warming and comforting.

-Ian Ziering



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


Famous Inspirational Old Friends Quotes And Proverbs


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

-Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr



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.




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



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

-Ben Hur



It’s best to have an old friend far away, than a new friend nearby that makes you question your care.

-Shanna Rodriguez



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


Best Humorous Old Friends Quotes And Proverbs


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



Whoever neglects old friends for the sake of new deserves what he gets if he loses both.




When we forget old friends, it is a sign we have forgotten ourselves.

-William Hazlitt



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.




There is only one thing better than making a new friend, and that is keeping an old one.

-Elmer G. Letterman



Beautiful memories are like old friends. They may not always be on your mind, but they are forever in your heart.

-Susan Gale



Old stories are like old friends? You have to visit them from time to time.

-George R.R. Martin



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

-William Shakespeare