80 Small Circle Quotes To Cherish Your Deep Bond With Friends

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Having a small circle of friends means you have a small group of like-minded people, whom you can trust and be yourself with. When we are young, we have a very big group of friends. But true close friends are lifelong best friends who are like family and loyal.

But as we age, and grow wise with experiences, our circle tends to grow smaller. You realize that that quality outweighs quantity when it comes to friendships. People who no longer fit your path, who do not share same values and  tend to drift away.

You may have few friends and relations, but the bond is authentic and stronger than having a bigger circle. Elders often say keep your circle small which means means to chose your friends wisely, and stay away from fake people.

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If you like our quotes, then check out and lifelong friends quotes and true friendship quotes to cherish your strong bond with your BFF’s

Small Circle Quotes

  1. “Time to reevaluate my circle.”

  2. “My circle so small I talk to myself.”

  3. “As your life changes so will your circle.”

  4. “Small circle. Private life. Peaceful mind.”

  5. “The wheel is come full circle.” – Shakespeare

  6. “I can count all the people. I trust on one hand.”

  7. “I’m not comfortable being friends with everybody.”

  8. “My circle is small because I’m into quality not quantity.”

  9. “Small circle = less problems…Big circle = bunch of bullshit.”

  10. “Sometimes your circle decreases in size, but increases in value.”                                           
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    Small Circle Quotes Pictures

  11. “Stay out of the loop, the club, the inner circle.” – Michael Leunig

  12. “Less friends, less bullshit. Keep your circle small, and your beer cold.”

  13. “My circle is so small when my phone rings I already know who is calling.”

  14. “Only your real friends will tell you when your face is dirty.” – Sicilian Proverb

  15. “I’m sure it wouldn’t interest anybody outside of a small circle of friends.” – Phil Ochs

  16. “There are no strangers here; Only friends you haven’t yet met.” – William Butler Yeats

  17. “Got a big dream, from a small town. Got a small circle, you’ll never get around.”- Lil Wayne

  18. “Know yourself; keep your circle tight. Keep your friends and your work circle tight.” – Rita Ora

  19. “There’s nothing like your best friends! Keep your circle small and cherish your friends forever.”

  20. “Avoid teams at all cost. Keep your circle small. Never join a group that has a name.” – George Carlin

  21. “A small team of A-plus players can run circles around a giant team of B and C players.” – Steve Jobs

  22. “I got a small circle, I’m not with different crews. We walk the same path, but got on different shoes.”

  23. “Singing live is my favorite. When people sing along to your songs, the circle is complete.” – Hunter Hayes

  24. “Trust is hard to come by, that’s why my circle is small and tight. I’m kind of funny about making new friends.”

  25. “As we grow up, we realize it becomes less important to have a ton of friends, and more important to have real ones.”

  26. “Make sure everybody in your “Boat” is rowing and not drilling holes when you’re not looking. Know your circle.”

  27. “We were a very small circle of writers. Everybody brought to the table their own life experience.” – Howie Mandel

  28. “Return to old watering holes for more than water; friends and dreams are there to meet you.” – African Proverb

  29. “Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you; spend a lot of time with them, and it will change your life.” – Amy Peohler

  30. “Draw a circle around yourself – invite people in or keep them out. We are the creators of our social geometry. Calculate your volume.”

  31. “Keep your circle small with positive minded individuals who only come to grow with you, and not to take advantage of you.” – Edmond Mbiaka

  32. “An elusive, enigmatic aura will make people want to know more…Create such a power by hinting at something contradictory within you.” – Robert Greene

  33. “One good reason to only maintain a small circle of friends is that three out of four murders are committed by people who know the victim.” – George Carlin

  34. “Our task must be to free ourselves by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature and its beauty.” – Albert Einstein

  35. “I just try to keep the same people I’ve had around me from Day One. Keep it a real small circle because if you do that, not too much is going to go bad for you.”- Kevin Love

  36. “The ideal performance is when that group of strangers sitting in the dark gets energy from the group in the light and sends energy back to us. When it really works, a perfect circle is formed.” – Glenda Jackson

  37. “Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their labor. For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow, but woe to him that is alone when he falleth, for he hath not another to help him up.” – Ecclesiastes 4:9-10

  38. “The older I get the more I realize the value of privacy. Of cultivating your circle and only letting certain people in. You can be open, honest, and real while still understanding not everyone deserves a seat at the table of your life.”

  39. “I’ve always been someone with a small circle of friends. Each stretch of my life has been defined by one person who was just my person. We became inseparable for a certain number of years, and that time was our season, just the two of us making our way through life.”- Colin Trevorrow

  40. “I’m not comfortable being around too many people. I don’t like being out in public too much. I don’t like going to bars. I don’t like doing celebrity stuff. So most of the characters I play are people who don’t always feel comfortable beyond their small circle of friends.” – Adam Sandler

Keep Your Circle Small Quotes

When you keep your circle small, you’re going to be much more tightly bonded to the people around you who you can hang out with comfortably and be honest and comfortable with them.

  1. “Keep your circle small and your mind at peace.”

  2. “Fewer friends, less drama. Keep your circle small.”                                                               
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    small circle of friends quotes

  3. “I only trust a few and that circle small as hell.”- Darkskin

  4. “We keep that circle small and never let no squares near it.”

  5. “I have many acquaintances but a very small circle of friends.”

  6. “Friends should be like books, few, but hand-selected.” – C.J. Langenhoven

  7. “Iron sharpens iron. You can’t be sharp hanging around butter knife people.”

  8. “I keep my circle small. I don’t like to extend my arms to reach unreachable.”

  9. “Funny how your closest friends can be the fakest. Small circle from now on.”

  10. “There is nothing like puking with somebody to make you into old friends.” – Sylvia Plath

  11. “I seriously keep a small circle of friends. If you’re friends with everybody then you start to get lost in the mix of things.”

  12. “I keep my circle small! Just cause we speak does NOT make us cool and just cause we’re cool doesn’t make us friends!”

  13. “Trust is hard to come by. That’s why my circle is small and tight. I’m kind of funny about making new friends.” – Eminem

  14. “The less people the less drama…I’ve really had the most drama free year…I love just minding my business and keeping a small circle.”

  15. “They say you should keep your circle small, but to be honest I’d rather have no circle at all. Just a few people here and there who I trust.”

  16. “We are not living in a world where all roads are radii of a circle, where every road forks into two you must make a decision.” – C. S. Lewis

  17. “I keep my circle small, because there are just to many fakes out there, who’ll tear you down instead of bring you up like actual friends should.”

  18. “Surround yourself with those who won’t compete but will revel in your success and see your ascent as a reflection of their own possibilities.” – T. D. Jakes

  19. “I’m not comfortable being around too many people, I don’t like doing celebrity stuff. So I’m like people who don’t always feel comfortable beyond their small circle of friends.” – Adam Sandler

  20. “Keep your circle small. Do not befriend everyone you meet. Do not get too comfortable and share your business with anyone. People are fickle and many do not have good intentions anyway.”

Small Circle Of Friends Quotes

In this age of social media, you may know a lot of people as friends on Twitter and Facebook. But in reality there are just your acquaintances. They know you superficially.

But your close friends know you in real, know your problems and stand by you in all thick and thin. You like spending time with your close friends and don’t fear to be judged by them.

  1. “The realest people don’t have a lot of friends!!”                                                                               
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    my circle is small quotes

  2. “You can list your friends but you can’t count on them.”

  3. “I have many acquaintances but a very small circle of friends.”

  4. “Keep your circle of friends small, tight and right.” – Levon Peter Poe

  5. “Ah, how good it feels! The hand of an old friend.” – H. W. Longfellow

  6. “I keep my circle small. Just because we’re cool doesn’t mean we’re friends.”

  7. “Some people go to priests; others to poetry; I to my friends.” – Virginia Woolf

  8. “A small circle of real friends is better than a large circle of fake friends.” – Ramsha

  9. “Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.” – Mark Twain

  10. “Remember, you don’t need a certain number of friends, just a number of friends you can be certain of.”

  11. “As mush as people refuse to believe it, the company you keep does have an impact and influence on your choices.”

  12. “The faker you are, the bigger your circle will be. The real you are, the smaller your circle will be. These are well known facts.”

  13. “I’m very content with the small circle of people I have in my life right now. In fact, the samller it gets, the better off I am.”

  14. “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

  15. “I keep my circle small and my walls high. I’ll treat you the same way you treat me. Even though my heart is big and I love hard, NEVER underestimate me.”

  16. “I was very introverted growing up and I had small circle of friends. Any opportunity I got to rap or articulate things through rhyme or hip hop was great for me.” – LeCrae

  17. “In my circle of friends, I’ve always been loud and funny and talkative. But as soon as I step out of that circle, I get very quiet and introspective. I don’t want the spotlight on me.”- Rosie Perez

  18. “When people show loyalty to you, you take care of those who are with you. It’s how it goes with everything. If you have a small circle of friends, and one of those friends doesn’t stay loyal to you, they don’t stay your friend for very long.” – John Cena

  19. “Man is always inclined to regard the small circle in which he lives as the center of the world and to make his particular, private life the standard of the universe and to make his particular, private life the standard of the universe. But he must give up this vain pretense, this petty provincial way of thinking and judging.” – Ernst Cassirer

  20. “I have trust issues. With women, friends, whatever. You always wonder what their real motives are. I’ve got a small circle of friends, and it’s a lot of the same friends I’ve known forever. Right now, that works for me. I came out of some difficult things these past couple of years. I kind of feel like I’m just now finding my footing. So I want to make sure that’s secure before I go out and do anything else. I need to keep working on myself for a while.”- Eminem


You have to invest a lot of time and effort to develop and maintain true friendships. If you like these small friend circle quotes, do check out our collection of loyal friends quotes to cherish your true bond and also betrayal quotes by fake friends which are quite relatable.

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