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13 celebrity quotes on friendship that will make you want to hug your bestie

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By ELLE team  August 4th, 2019

Friends make everything right. They make annoying songs catchy, boring movies fun and life a little less serious. Your BFF is always there for you – to patiently listen to you crying over your ex (again), to encourage you to stick to your fitness goals, and to remind you that you’re a legit kween, especially when you feel you aren’t.

So, how do you put in words an emotion that is so layered? Well, we found inspiration from the best. From Jacqueline Fernandez and Parineeti Chopra to Reese Witherspoon and Gwyneth Paltrow, here are quotes from inspiring women that’ll have you reaching out to your BFF for a warm hug:

“I always seek one quality in my friends - that they should be genuine.” - Jacqueline Fernandez
“I can trust my friends. These people force me to examine myself, encourage me to grow.” – Cher

“We are what we are because of the people in our lives. What would I be without my family and close friends?” - Parineeti Chopra

“I don’t know what I would have done so many times in my life if I hadn’t had my girlfriend"- Reese Witherspoon
“Some people go to priests, others to poetry. I go to my friends.” – Virginia Woolf
“I cannot even imagine where I would be today were it not for my handful of friends who have given me a heartful of joy. Let's face it, friends make life a lot more fun.” - Alia Bhatt
“It's not that diamonds are a girl's best friend, but it's your best friends who are your diamonds.” - Gina Barreca
“I feel like every girl should have a group of girlfriends, like Destiny's Child.” - Nicole Riche
“It’s the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter.”- Marlene Dietrich
“The best way to bend a broken heart is time and girlfriends.” - Gwyneth Paltrow
“A true friend is someone who never gets tired of listening to your pointless dramas over and over again.”– Lauren Conrad
"Friendships between women, as any woman will tell you, are built of a thousand small kindnesses... swapped back and forth and over again" - Michelle Obama
"I think about my friendship as a great romance of my young life"- Lena Dunham

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