101+ Best Friends Change Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Change is to make different in some particular. Inspirational friends change quotes will brighten up your day and make you feel ready to take on anything.

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Famous Friends Change Quotes

People change and forget to tell each other. – Lillian Hellman

People change for two reasons: Either they learned a lot or they’ve been hurt too much. – unknown

I think if I’ve learned anything about friendship, it’s to hang in, stay connected, fight for them, and let them fight for you. Don’t walk away, don’t be distracted, don’t be too busy or tired, don’t take them for granted. Friends are part of the glue that holds life and faith together. Powerful stuff. – Jon Katz

Friends are the family you choose. – Jess C. Scott

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Progress is impossible without change & those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything. – George Bernard Shaw

Things change. And friends leave. Life doesn’t stop for anybody. – Stephen Chbosky

Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into a friend. – Martin Luther King, Jr.

Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down. – Oprah

The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance. – Alan Watts

She had been a teenager once, and she knew that, despite the apparent contradictions, a person’s teenage years lasted well into their fifties. – Derek Landy

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

Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together. – Woodrow Wilson

I had choosen the path of the black sheep rather than that of the unicorns and puppies. – Magenta Periwinkle

Your personal truth is your gift to the world. – Jennifer Elisabeth

All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves; we must die to one life before we can enter another. – Anatole France

Don’t be too confident when someone tells you they like you. The real question is until when? Because people change and so do feelings. – Ritu Ghatourey

True friendship comes when the silence between two people is comfortable. – David 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

Love can change a person the way a parent can change a baby- awkwardly, and often with a great deal of mess. – Lemony Snicket

You’re always you, and that don’t change, and you’re always changing, and there’s nothing you can do about it. – Neil Gaiman

Friendship consists in forgetting what one gives and remembering what one receives. – Alexander Dumas

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

Friendship is like money, easier made than kept. – Samuel Butler

To now is to love, to see is a joy, but to lose is hurtful. – Rubye Armorer

Heredity is what sets the parents of a teenager wondering about each other. – Laurence J. Peter

Adolescence is perhaps nature’s way of preparing parents to welcome the empty nest. – Karen Savage and Patricia Adams

A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow. – Shakespeare

Anybody can sympathize with the sufferings of a friend, but it requires a very fine nature to sympathize with a friend’s success. – Oscar Wilde

I don’t need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better. – Plutarch

Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over instead of craving control over what you don’t. – Steve Maraboli

Prayer changes things? No! Prayer changes people, and people change things. – Burton Hills

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

A good friend can tell you what is the matter with you in a minute. He may not seem such a good friend after telling. – Arthur Brisbane

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

Some people change their ways when they see the light; others when they feel the heat – Caroline Schoeder

There comes a time when you have to stop crossing oceans for people who wouldn’t jump puddles for you. – unknown

Don’t walk behind me; I may not lead. Don’t walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend. – Albert Camus

A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you. – Elbert Hubbard

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

It happens to everyone as they grow up. You find out who you are and what you want, and then you realize that people you’ve known forever don’t see things the way you do. So you keep the wonderful memories, but find yourself moving on. – Nicholas Sparks

At some point, you’ll have to realize that some people can stay in your heart, but not in your life. – Ashley Hodgeson

Everything is changing. People are taking their comedians seriously and the politicians as a joke. – Will Rogers

Let us be grateful to people who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom. – Marcel Proust

Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity. – Khalil Gibran

An insincere and evil 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

People lose people, we lose things in our life as we’re constantly growing and changing. That’s what life is is change, and a lot of that is loss. It’s what you gain from that loss that makes life. – Thomas Jane

What old people say you cannot do, you try and find that you can. Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new. – Henry David Thoreau

It’s the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter. – Marlene Dietrich

My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me. – Henry Ford

Friendship is the hardest thing in the world to explain. It’s not something you learn in school. But if you haven’t learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven’t learned anything. – Muhammad Ali

It’s hard to watch people change, but it’s even harder to remember who they used to be. – Wiz Khalifa

Constant development is the law of life, and a man who always tries to maintain his dogmas in order to appear consistent drives himself into a falseposition. – Mahatma Gandhi

Sometimes being a friend means mastering the art of timing. There is a time for silence. A time to let go and allow people to hurl themselves into their own destiny. And a time to prepare to pick up the pieces when it’s all over. – Octavia Butler

There is a magnet in your heart that will attract true friends. That magnet is unselfishness, thinking of others first; when you learn to live for others, they will live for you. – Paramahansa Yogananda

Love is blind; friendship closes its eyes. – Friedrich Nietzsche

Consider how hard it is to change yourself and you’ll understand what little chance you have in trying to change others. – Benjamin Franklin

People don’t resist change. They resist being changed! – Peter Senge

As a teenager you are at the last stage in your life when you will be happy to hear that the phone is for you. – Fran Lebowitz

The best substitute for experience is being sixteen. – Raymond Duncan

Teenagers complain there’s nothing to do, then stay out all night doing it. – Bob Phillips

Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art…. It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things which give value to survival – C.S. Lewis

The friend who holds your hand and says the wrong thing is made of dearer stuff than the one who stays away. – Barbara Kingsolver

I value the friend who for me finds time on his calendar, but I cherish the friend who for me does not consult his calendar. – Robert Brault

Every teenager in the world feels like that, feels broken or out of place, different somehow, royalty mistakenly born into a family of peasants. – Cassandra Clare

When you become a teenager, you step onto a bridge. You may already be on it. The opposite shore is adulthood. Childhood lies behind. The bridge is made of wood. As you cross, it burns behind you. – GAIL CARSON LEVINE

Teenagers. Everything is so apocalyptic. – Kami Garcia

Sometimes it’s not the people who change,it’s the mask that falls off. – unknown

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

How many slams in an old screen door? Depends how loud you shut it. How many slices in a bread? Depends how thin you cut it. How much good inside a day? Depends how good you live ’em. How much love inside a friend? Depends how much you give ’em. – Shel Silverstein

Growing apart doesn’t change the fact that for a long time we grew side by side; our roots will always be tangled. I’m glad for that. – Ally Condie

People change, those that are close they turn to enemies and those that are strange, they turn to family. – Simphiwe Ntuli

Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself. – Leo Tolstoy

People underestimate their capacity for change. There is never a right time to do a difficult thing. – John Porter

The older your teenagers are, the more they will have their own ideas and opinions. If you take them seriously, rather than assuming your ideas are always best and the only ones, you will begin to grow a relationship that will extend beyond the hormone-group years. – Kevin Leman

We cannot tell the precise moment when friendship is formed. As in filling a vessel drop by drop, there is at last a drop which makes it run over; so in a series of kindnesses there is at last one which makes the heart run over. – Ray Bradbury

Never leave a friend behind. Friends are all we have to get us through this life-and they are the only things from this world that we could hope to see in the next. – Dean Koontz

Tis the privilege of friendship to talk nonsense, and to have her nonsense respected. – Charles Lamb

One of the reasons the teenage years are so agonizing is that in most societies, particularly ours, the adolescent is emotionally neither fish nor fowl. – HERBERT STREAN & LUCY FREEMAN

As a teenager you are at the last stage in your life when you will be happy to hear that the phone is for you. – Fran Lebowitz

I think the hardest part about being a teenager is dealing with other teenagers – the criticism and the ridicule, the gossip and rumors. – Beverley Mitchell

The man who never alters his opinion is like standing water, and breeds reptiles of the mind. – William Blake

The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, not the kindly smile, nor the joy of companionship; it is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when you discover that someone else believes in you and is willing to trust you with a friendship. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

A friendship that can end never really began. – Publilius Syrus

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

It’s funny how you can know somebody for so long and they change right in front of you. – Karina Barton

Teenagers only have to focus on themselves – its not until we get older that we realize that other people exist. – Jennifer Lawrence

All teenagers have this desire to somehow run away. – Joan Chen

If you liked being a teenager, there’s something really wrong with you. – Stephen King

When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves. – Victor Frankl

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

In prosperity our friends know us; in adversity we know our friends. – John Churton Collins

You can always tell a real friend: when you’ve made a fool of yourself he doesn’t feel you’ve done a permanent job. – Laurence J. Peter

When you are through changing, you are through. – Bruce Barton

As a teenager, I put a lot of pressure on myself, and a lot of that, for me, was about finding a moral high ground. As I’ve grown up, I’ve decided to abandon that because it made me judgmental and also stressed me out. – Veronica Roth

Every friendship travels at sometime through the black valley of despair. This tests every aspect of your affection. You lose the attraction and the magic. Your sense of each other darkens and your presence is sore. If you can come through this time, it can purify with your love, and falsity and need will fall away. It will bring you onto new ground where affection can grow again. – John O’Donohue

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

Being a teenager is an amazing time and a hard time. It’s when you make your best friends – I have girls who will never leave my heart and I still talk to. You get the best and the worst as a teen. You have the best friendships and the worst heartbreaks. – Sophia Bush

Some people go to priests, others to poetry, I to my friends. – Virginia Woolf

The real test of friendship is can you literally do nothing with the other person? Can you enjoy those moments of life that are utterly simple? – Eugene Kennedy

Friendship improves happiness, and abates misery, by doubling our joys, and dividing our grief. – Cicero

One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives. – Euripides

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