One example of a quote about friendship is "Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity," by Kahlil Gibran. A cute quote about friendship and love is "Came but for friendship, and took away love," by Thomas Moore. These quotes are suitable for use in social media profiles or in messages to a friend or lover.
Kahlil Gibran was a Lebanese-American artist and author during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. He is the third-best selling poet of all time, as of 2015. One of his most famous works is "The Prophet," which is an early inspirational fiction piece that features philosophical essays penned in a poetic style. The majority of his poetry features spiritual themes written in a formal language. Another quote from Gibran about love is "Love... it surrounds every being and extends slowly to embrace all that shall be."
Thomas Moore was an Irish poet, singer and songwriter during the 18th and 19th centuries. He is well known for writing the lyrics to "The Minstrel Boy" and "The Last Rose of Summer." Moore originally moved to London to study law, but became famous for his poetry and songs instead. He also had a successful social life in London where he visited the Prince of Wales on numerous occasions and collaborated with Michael Kelly and Charles Edward Horn.