Friend Zone Sayings and Quotes

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

Always a boyfriend, never a boyfriend.     

Christian Simamora

Even now I'll see her looking at him, her eyes milky yet full of longing, and all he ever gives her is a gentle, absent nod. Perhaps this is the nature of true deprivation a lifetime of love, tenderly spurned.     

Jane Avrich

Friendzone teenage purgatory like a mirage of an oasis in a sweltering desert when they're happy it brightens the world when they're sad Your world erodes when you look at them you see utter brilliance magnificence perfectness but when they see you they only see one thing: Friend     

Marshall Wagoner

There is boy friend and then there is boyfriend that tiny little space is known as the friend zone. Dont get it twisted.     


I've often liked a girl, made her laugh, and thought she liked me, and then found out that she didn't like me that way. I've definitely done time in the friend zone.     

Demetri Martin

The heart may think it knows better: the senses know that absence blots people out. We really have no absent friends. The friend becomes a traitor by breaking, however unwillingly or sadly, out of our own zone: a hard judgment is passed on him, for all the pleas of the heart.     

Elizabeth Bowen

I think once you're in the friend zone, I'm not sure how you get out. Well, actually, I do know how you get out. You act like the friend back. That's how you get out.     

Emma Roberts