35 Quotes About Friendships Ending

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Friends help to enhance your life and bring you new levels of happiness and joy. Sometimes when these friendships change or end, we are left with feelings of emptiness. These quotes about friendships ending will encourage you to take new strides in your life.

“A friendship that can end never really began.”

“A hard beginning make the good ending.”

“All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.”

“Always remember that you were once alone, and the crowd you see in your life today are just as unecessary as when you were alone.”

“An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind.”

“Beauty is not who you are on the outside, it is the wisdom and time you gave away to save another struggling soul like you.”

“Don’t let a thief into your house three times. The first time was enough. The second time was a chance. The third time means you’re stupid.”

“Each new friend gives rise to the possibility of anything!”

“Even seasonal situations can bring with them lessons that last a lifetime. If the love doesn’t last, it prepares you for the one that will”

“Everyone wants 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.”

“Friendship is not capable of ending, if it ends it is only because it never existed.”

“Grief changes shape, but it never ends.”

“I know that the arms of friendship are long enough to reach from the one end of the world to the other.”

“I think it’s important to have closure in any relationship that ends – from a romantic relationship to a friendship. You should always have a sense of clarity at the end and know why it began and why it ended. You need that in your life to move cleanly into your next phase.”

“If a friend to me is friend to all then a friend to all is not a friend to me.”

“If he can’t handle you at your worst then he does not deserve you at your best. Real love means seeing beyond the words spoken out of pain, and instead seeing a person’s soul.”

“I’ve spent most of my life and most of my friendships holding my breath and hoping that when people get close enough they won’t leave, and fearing that it’s a matter of time before they figure me out and go.”

“Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is far the best ending for one.”

“Listen to the cry of a woman in labor at the hour of giving birth – look at the dying man’s struggle at his last extremity, and then tell me whether something that begins and ends thus could be intended for enjoyment.”

“Moments of quiet friendship are what make life-everyone’s life-grand.”

“Never surrender your hopes and dreams to the fateful limitations others have placed on their own lives. The vision of your true destiny does not reside within the blinkered outlook of the naysayers and the doom prophets.”

“Of course it hurt that we could never love each other in a physical way. We would have been far more happy if we had.”

“People enter and exit your life, and sometimes exits are for the best. Do not think of ending friendship as a failure.”

“People will walk in and walk out of your life, but the one whose footstep made a long lasting impression is the one you should never allow to walk out.”

“Summer ends, and Autumn comes, and he who would have it otherwise would have high tide always and a full moon every night.”

“The improvement of understanding is for two ends: first, our own increase of knowledge; secondly, to enable us to deliver that knowledge to others.”

“The only real battle in life is between hanging on and letting go.”

“The reason it hurts so much to separate is because our souls are connected.”

“There comes a time in your life when you have to choose to turn the page, write another book or simply close it.”

“Time is too swift for those who fear, too long for those who wait, too short for those who finally find peace, but for those who love, time is eternal. For nothing is ever lost that God wants you to find.”

“True love is not a hide and seek game: in true love, both lovers seek each other.”

“We have a powerful potential in out youth, and we must have the courage to change old ideas and practices so that we may direct their power toward good ends.”

“We sometimes choose the most locked up, dark versions of the story, but what a good friend does is turn on the lights, open the window, and remind us that there are a whole lot of ways to tell the same story.”

“When a friendship is ending, if we could simply feel our feelings and move on, we would hurt less.”

“When you loved someone and had to let them go, there will always be that small part of yourself that whispers, What was it that you wanted and why didn’t you fight for it?”

When you are dealing with a toxic relationship, it can do you a lot of good to get rid of your friendship.