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Sympathetic Quotes for People Enduring the Pain of Losing Friends

Losing Friends Quotes
We make a lot of friends throughout our lives. But only a few ever become close to us. Some we lose touch with, while others take up different paths in their lives. In the end, there are only a few friends we can call our own. When we lose a friend who is close to us, it has got to hurt. A lot. In a situation like this, quotes on friends help.
Rujuta Borkar
Last Updated: Jan 23, 2018
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Why do we need 'losing friends quotes'? Because losing someone dear to you is always tough to deal with and quotes help to bring things into perspective. To understand and mourn, as catharsis, or just for a reason to shed a tear.

Dealing with the emotion of losing friends is a task no less than torture, especially, in case of a close friend. A friend taken away from you, either due to death, distance or because of a misunderstanding makes for one of the hardest moments in our lives. The bonds that you shared, the things you all did together, the games you played, the secrets you shared... all that comes to haunt you and leaves you weak. In remembrance of that, and the times y'all shared together, here are a few quotes that will help you put things into perspective.
Quotes and Sayings
-Everyone leaves footprints in your memory, but the ones that leave footprints in your heart are the ones you will truly remember. ~ Nicholas Sperling.
-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
-The death of a friend is equivalent to the loss of a limb. ~ German Proverb
~-True friends are the ones who never leave your heart, even if they leave your life for a while. Even after years apart, you pick up with them right where you left off, and even if they die they're never dead in your heart. ~ Unknown
-We always thought we'd look back on our tears and laugh, but we never thought we'd look back on our laughter and cry. ~ Unknown
-Friends are forever, you might lose them but you'll never forget them. ~ Unknown
-Everyone has a best friend during each stage of life only a precious few have the same one. ~ Unknown
-We'll grow up, we'll move on but we will always be best friends. ~ Unknown
Lonely man
-And I wonder where the friendship went. What about the days and the memories we spent? Now it feels like I'm being replaced. Now it feels like I don't know you. ~ Unknown
-A friend once asked me 'What if I broke your trust someday"? I replied "Trusting you was my decision and proving me right is your choice". ~ Unknown
-You know you've read a good book when you turn the last page and feel a little as if you have lost a friend. ~ Unknown
-Our roads may split and drift apart but we'll always remain friends at heart. ~ Unknown
-As we grow up we don't lose friends. We just learn who our real ones are. ~ Unknown
Lonely woman
-The night is bright, with a starlit sky, I sit and think, as time passes by. Oh starry night, with a moonlit sky, take me away, and tell me why. Give me a reason, for love's end, give me a reason, for why I lost a friend. I sit and think, all night. ~ Unknown
-The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that they can grow separately without growing apart. ~ Elizabeth Foley
-Remembering all our memories, and it's times like these that I miss you most, remembering when we were so close. ~ Unknown
-He who has gone, so we but cherish his memory, abides with us, more potent, nay, more present than the living man. ~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery
-The way to love anything is to realize that it may be lost. ~ G. K. Chesterton
Girl sitting in isolation
-If tears could build a stairway,
And memories a lane,
I'd walk right up to Heaven
And bring you home again. ~ Author Unknown
Friendship Quotes
-Best friends don't let you do stupid things... alone. ~ Unknown
-You'll always be my best friend, you know too much. ~ Unknown
-Give me one good friend, one who'll tell me to my face when I'm acting like an idiot, and you can have the rest. ~ Unknown
-A friend is someone who helps you up when you're down, and if they can't, they lay down beside you and listen. ~ Unknown
-A friend can tell you things you don't want to tell yourself. ~ Unknown
-A hug is worth a thousand words. A friend is worth more. ~ Jasmine Fitzwilliam
-A friend is someone who picks you up when nobody else has even realized you've fallen! ~ Unknown
-Best friends are there for you even if you refuse to talk to them. Because they know, deep down, the silence is killing you. ~ Unknown
-True friendship is like sound health, the value of it is seldom known until it is lost. ~ Unknown
-A true friend is one who knows all about you and likes you anyway. ~ Unknown
-A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words. ~ Unknown
-A friend is someone who understands your past, believes in your future, and accepts you just the way you are. ~ Unknown
-Best friends are the ones who can be the farthest away, but there the fastest when you call. ~Unknown
-Truly great friends are hard to find, difficult to leave, and impossible to forget. ~ Unknown
-Everyone is a friend, until they prove otherwise. ~ Unknown
-It takes a long time to grow an old friend. ~ John Leonard
-There's nothing more valuable than having someone in your life that reminds you of who you are. ~ Unknown
-A friend will wipe your tears if a guy rejects you, but a best friend will go to him and say, "It's because you're gay, isn't it? ~ Unknown
A friend is there for you through thick and thin. To lose a friend like this is quite tragic. To commemorate that emotion, these quotes were provided. Hope you liked them.