International Day of Friendship observed on 30th July every year. People around the world celebrate this occasion on large scale. Some countries celebrate the International Friendship day on first Sunday of August; International Friendship Day 2017 is on August 6th. International Day of Friendship is designed to foster friendship and remove the gap between race, color, religion and others which drags the humans from enjoying friendship with other.
Friendship never allows any barriers like poverty, age, gender, etc. between them. We feel comfortable when we are around with our best friends and we never fake ourselves with them. Sometimes even parents can’t understand our problem but friends can know by seeing our eyes. In this world those who didn’t have a good friend might lost some fun in their life. On this International Day of Friendship 2017 surprise your friend with lovely friendship day gifts.
International Friendship Day was announced publicly by the United Nations in 2011 with the aim of building communities and helping move towards world peace. People around the globe participated in friendship day activities and promote dialogues related to friendship. People with different backgrounds attended the event and understand the people among different backgrounds and communities. Hope you like our International Friendship Day Quotes which are mentioned below and share these quotes with your friends.
International Friendship Day Quotes
“The International Day of Friendship is an important opportunity to confront the misunderstandings and distrust that underlie so many of the tensions and conflicts in today’s world. It is a reminder that human solidarity is essential to promoting lasting peace and fostering sustainable development.” – UN Secretary-General Ban-Ki Moon, 2013.
Friendship is the hardest thing in the world to explain. It’s not something you learn in school. But if you haven’t learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven’t learned anything. – Muhammad Ali
“A single rose can be my garden… a single friend, my world.” — Leo Buscaglia
“Remember that the most valuable antiques are dear old friends.” — H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
“Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together.” – Woodrow Wilson
“A friend knows the song in my heart and sings it to me when my memory fails.” — Donna Roberts
“Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art… It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival.” — C.S. Lewis