Long Distance Friendship Sayings and Quotes

They say distance makes the heart grow fonder, but when your bestie is far away, it can be difficult to keep up. However, with communication and dedication, long distance friendships can work wonderfully if you’re willing to put in the effort. Send one of the wise, inspirational, and humorous long distance friendship quotes below to your bestie and remind them they mean the most.


Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious as to have friends at a distance; they make the latitudes and longitudes.     

Henry David Thoreau

There are friendships imprinted in our hearts that will never be diminished by time and distance.     

Dodinsky

If our friendship depends on things like space and time, we have destroyed our own brotherhood.     

Richard Bach

I don't cry because we've been separated by distance, and for a matter of years. Why? Because for as long as we share the same sky and breathe the same air, we're still together.     

Donna Lynn Hope

I've learned that true friendship continues to grow, even over the longest distance.     

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True friendship is when two friends can walk in opposite directions, yet remain side by side.     

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The road to a friend's house is never too long!     

Danish Proverb

There is no distance too far between friends, for friendship gives wings to the heart.     

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No distance of place or lapse of time can lessen the friendship of those who are thoroughly persuaded of each other's worth.     

Robert Southey

Being physically away from a friend does not mean the friendship is going to be affected , if two people really appreciate each other then nothing and nobody can push them apart.     

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Friends are connected heart to heart. Distance and time can't break them apart.     

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There is magic in long-distance friendships. They let you relate to other human beings in a way that goes beyond being physically together and is often more profound.     

Diana Cortes

A part of you has grown in me, together forever we shall be, never apart, maybe in distance, but not in heart.     

Hakan Massoud Nawabi

True friends never apart maybe in distance but never in heart.     

Helen Keller

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

A friend who is far away is sometimes much nearer than one who is at hand. Is not the mountain far more awe-inspiring and more clearly visible to one passing through the valley than to those who inhabit the mountain?     

Kahlil Gibran

A real friendship should not fade as time passes, and should not weaken because of space separatation.     

John Newton

True friends stay with you no matter the distance or time that seperates you from them.     

Lance Reynald

Distance does not break off the friendship absolutely, but only the activity of it.     

Aristotle

The distance between you and me disappears with us.     

J.R. Rim

The scariest thing about distance is that you don't know whether they'll miss you or forget you.     

Nicholas Sparks

Odd how much it hurts when a friend moves away - and leaves behind only silence.     

Pam Brown

A friend who is far away is sometimes much nearer than one who is at hand.     

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I have made new friends and have many new people that I know. But hey, you will always be a special part of my heart because no one has been able to replace the space you left in it.     

Stephen Lob

Though we drifted apart in distance I still think of you as being right here. And although we have many new friends, it is our friendship that means the most to me.     

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Though miles may lie between us, we're never far apart, for friendship doesn't count the miles, it's measured in the heart.     

Rozina Hasham

Distance sometimes endears friendship, and absence sweeteneth it.     

James Howell

Can miles truly separate you from friends... If you want to be with someone you love, aren't you already there?     

Richard Bach

Here is my favorite thing about long-distance besties; it can be years since you have seen each other and, the minute you start talking, it is like you were never apart.     

Becca Anderson

A friendship can weather most things and thrive in thin soil; but it needs a little mulch of letters and phone calls and small, silly presents every so often--just to save it from drying out completely.     

Pam Brown