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38 Loyalty Quotes

Loyalty is a timeless virtue, a beacon of unwavering commitment that shines through the trials of life. “Blood is thicker than water,” they say, emphasizing the bonds of family, but loyalty goes beyond biology. It’s the thread that weaves friendships into unbreakable tapestries. “A friend in need is a friend indeed,” a reminder that true friends stand by your side in both storm and sunshine. Loyalty nurtures trust, for “trust is earned, respect is given, and loyalty is demonstrated.” It’s the silent promise that says, “I’ll be there, no matter what.” In a world of fleeting loyalties, let us cherish and uphold this noble virtue.

Loyalty Quotes

Loyalty Quotes



“Loyalty to the country always. Loyalty to the government when it deserves it.”

-Mark Twain



“Better to have one woman on your side than ten men.”

-Robert Jordan



“Where the battle rages, there the loyalty of the soldier is proved.”

-Martin Luther



“I think a good friend, to me, is all about trust and loyalty. You don’t ever want to second-guess whether you can tell your friend something.”

-Lauren Conrad



“Fidelity purchased with money, money can destroy.”




“Never esteem anything as of advantage to you that will make you break your word or lose your self-respect.”

-Marcus Aurelius



“Sometimes it was worth all the disadvantages of marriage just to have that: one friend in an indifferent world.”

-Erica Jong



“A true friendship is one in which everything can be told, and nothing will be judged.”



“Loyalty is a characteristic trait. Those who have it, give it free of charge.”

-Ellen J. Barrier



“Loyalty is from above, betrayal is from below.”

-Bob Sorge



“If you will not die for us, you cannot ask us to die for you.”

-Jacqueline Carey



“A person who deserves my loyalty receives it.”

-Joyce Maynard



“Together we shared a bond not even death would violate.”

-Dee Remy



“Blood makes you related, loyalty makes you family.”



“Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else.”

-Eleanor Roosevelt



“Loyalty that is bought with money, may be overcome by money.”




“Hold faithfulness and sincerity as first principles.”




“Love and loyalty runs deeper than blood.”

-Richelle Mead



“A friend is someone who walks into a room when everyone else is walking out.”

-Gary Moore



“An onion shared with a friend tastes like roast lamb.”



“If put to the pinch, an ounce of loyalty is worth a pound of cleverness.”

-Elbert Hubbard



“The final test of a leader is that he leaves behind him in other men the conviction and will to carry on.”

-Walter Lippmann



“Loyalty to an unjust cause is a perversion of honor.”

-Brian Herbert & Kevin J. Anderson



“Nothing is more noble, nothing more venerable, than loyalty.”




“The strength of a family, like the strength of an army, is in its loyalty to each other.”

-Mario Puzo



“Respect is earned. Honesty is appreciated. Trust is gained. Loyalty is returned.”



“I place an enormous premium on loyalty. If someone betrays me, I can forgive them rationally, but emotionally I have found it impossible to do so.”

-Richard E. Grant



“Loyalty publicly results in leverage privately.”

-Andy Stanley



“If you cant value a commitment made by someone else, your own commitments lose their value too.”

-Ram Mohan



“The only true test of loyalty is fidelity in the face of ruin and despair.”

-Eric Felten



“Staying with someone that doesn’t appreciate you isn’t loyalty, it’s stupidity.”




“I’ll take fifty percent efficiency to get one hundred percent loyalty.”

-Samuel Goldwyn



“My whole thing is loyalty. Loyalty over royalty; word is bond.”

-Fetty Wap



“The first step in the evolution of ethics is a sense of solidarity with other human beings.”

-Albert Schweitzer



“Loyalty is the pledge of truth to oneself and others.”

-Ada Velez-Boardley



“I don’t like to give up on people when they need someone not to give up on them.”

-Carrol Bryant



“Never befriend the oppressed unless you are prepared to take on the oppressor.”

-Ogden Nash



“I look for these qualities and characteristics in people. Honesty is number one, respect, and absolutely the third would have to be loyalty.”

-Summer Altice