Guy Friend Sayings and Quotes

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


As such, it describes a relationship that falls short — for whatever reason, of the fuller communion of romantic sexual love.     

Plato

A platonic friendship is an unhealthy lie.     

John Oliver Hobbes

Everyone loves being her friend— to the point that every one of her male friends has a crush on her— because we are all drawn toward the sun.     

Xandria Ooi

In traditional China, however, it was the relationship between two male friends that was usually the stronger emotional bond.     

Qin Xue Herzberg

My love and hers have always been purely platonic.     

Miguel de Cervantes

Men and women might have very different goals and motives for their 'friendship,' as each may look at the responsibilities of friendship and love a bit differently. As a result, they tend to co-create this friend zone confusion.     

Jeremy Nicholson

Even if he's one of the girls, or you're one of the guys, the male-female BFF dynamic has a few subtle differences from other kinds of friendships.     

Gabrielle Moss

Your female friends will carefully listen to the unique elements of your current dating drama, and come up with thoughtful and relevant advice; your male friends will tell you that this guy is an asshole. No one hears more about how guys are 'all animals' than a woman with a male best friend.     

Gabrielle Moss

In this daily passion played by men and women, there emerges an ideal called the platonic relationship— the belief that a man and a woman can be just friends.     

Clayton Dunham

When you were young, for a male to make friends with another male was pretty damn simple - you walked up to them and asked them to be your friend. Try that as an adult and you will get some very strange looks!     

Ben D. Ingham

The world has plenty of advice for young men when it comes to dating, choosing a career, and seeing the world. Why not for making friends? After all, having strong, authentic male friendships can be incredibly beneficial to our long-term well-being.     

Mark Roman

No doubt, you can point to experiences in your own life where a male friendship left a lasting positive impact.     

Mark Roman

My best male friend is my best friend until he crosses me. We're all protective of the self.     

Neil LaBute

I have a great pack of female friends, but I also have a lot of guy friends. I believe that platonic relationship is entirely possible.     

Olivia Wilde

Whenever I'm around my guy friends, I'm always playing video games. I've always enjoyed the graphics side of them, how they look.     

Sophia Bush

If I'm having a really bad day, I always have a girlfriend - or even a guy friend - who I can call. They'll listen to me wallow for a minute and then be like, 'Okay, let's stop. Everything's great. Let's figure out how to fix whatever's bothering you.'     

Emma Roberts

That's the cool thing about having a best friend. They know what your pain feels like already, so you don't have to explain it.     

Susane Colasanti

When it comes to emotionally close friendships we found that as the level of emotional intimacy with male friends increases, the odds of getting help on a number of levels increases.     

Robert Garfield

The love of man to woman is a thing common and of course, and at first partakes more of instinct and passion than of choice; but true friendship between man and man is infinite and immortal.     

Plato

You don’t feel attraction or share romance with a male friend.     

Sonya Schwartz