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100 Amazing Friday Quotes to Get Your Weekend Started

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If you're here looking for a list of Friday quotes, we know exactly how you feel. If you're anything like me, Fridays look like the light at the end of the tunnel, with violins in the air, flowers blooming, and...well, you get the idea!

We all look forward to Friday. After 5 days of absolute hustle, you finally get two days of complete peace. And the happiness of what awaits us after Fridays is the cherry on top.

Fridays are about successfully saying goodbye to our hour-long meetings, stacks of files, and finally having time for ourselves. We’ve so many plans going on in our heads that we just can’t keep our cool!

However, the anticipation for the weekend can make Friday seem like an eternity.

No matter what kind of profession you have, studies show that humans are the happiest on Friday.

But if you simply can not sit tight for Saturday, here's a compilation of fun and amazing Friday quotes to help you get through the week.

So sit back and enjoy these 100 great Friday Quotes!

1. Nanea Hoffman

Every Friday, I like to high-five myself for getting through another week on little more than caffeine, willpower, and inappropriate humor.

2. El Fuego

Friday afternoon feels like heaven.

3. James Johnson

If my boss knew how unproductive I am on Fridays, he wouldn’t want me here either.

4. Napz Cherub Pellazo

It’s Friday morning mankind! Good vibe, don’t frown, and let the monster see you smile!

5. Kate Summers

Friday sees more smiles than any other day of the workweek!

6. Anonymous

It’s Friday! Time to go makes stories for Monday.

7. S. O’Sade

Oh! It’s Friday again. Share the love that was missing during the week. In a worthy moment of peace and bliss.

8. Byron Pulsifer

Friday is a day to finish your goals for the week. It is a day to celebrate that which you set out to accomplish at the beginning of the week.

9. Helen Mirren

I have never in my life found myself in a situation where I’ve stopped work and said, ‘Thank God it’s Friday.’ But weekends are special even if your schedule is all over the place. Something tells you the weekend has arrived and you can indulge yourself a bit.

10. Rebecca Black

Friday is about hanging out with friends, having fun.

11. Catherine Pulsifer

When you leave work on Friday, leave work. Don’t let technology follow you throughout your weekend (answering text messages and emails) take a break you will be more refreshed to begin the workweek if you have had a break.

12. Florence Welch

Hands up if you’re ready to do something you’ll regret this weekend. Go forth! You have my blessing.

13. Anonymous

Friday. The golden child of the weekdays. The superhero of the workweek. The welcome wagon to the weekend.

14. Chrissy Teigen

Making food is a wonderful way to spend a Friday night.

15. Garrett Kingston

Change your way of thinking. Use your energy to accomplish more productive things. The choice is yours and it can be made today!

16. Anonymous

Life is good especially on a Friday.

17. Lauren Oliver

Fridays are the hardest in some ways: you’re so close to freedom.

18. Dr. Seuss

Today you are you, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is younger than you.

19. Douglas Booth

Friday quotes by Douglas Booth

On a Friday night, I like to go out because my friends, who have been working normal hours, just want to let go after a stressful week at work.

20. The Cure

I don’t care if Monday’s blue, Tuesday’s gray and Wednesday too. Thursday I don’t care about you. It’s Friday I’m in love.

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21. Kate Summers

This Friday, finish your work and be done. Look forward to the weekend and have some fun!

22. Byron Pulsifer

Make a Friday a day to celebrate work well done that you can be proud of knowing that you just didn’t put in time to the next paycheck.

23. Muhammad Ali

Don’t count the days. Make the days count.

24. Anonymous

It’s Friday night. Time to be a hero and rescue some wine trapped in a bottle.

25. Anonymous

Rise up and attack the day with enthusiasm.

26. Tom Lehrer

Life is like a sewer… what you get out of it depends on what you put into it.

27. Anonymous

It’s time to embrace the crazy beautiful mess that you are because it’s almost the weekend.

28. Robin Williams

You’re only given a little spark of madness. You mustn’t lose it.

29. Lou Brutus

Music always sounds better on Friday.

30. Robert Frost

By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.

31. Mokokoma Mokhonoana

Employers are at their happiest on Mondays. Employees are at their happiest on Fridays.

32. Soren Kierkegaard

Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.

33. Lou Holtz

Life is 10 percent what happens to you and 90 percent how you respond to it.

34. George Jones

It’s finally Friday, I’m free again. I got my motor running for a wild weekend.

35. Anonymous

These are the things to live for.

36. Robert M. Gates

A wild and crazy weekend involves sitting on the front porch, smoking a cigar, reading a book.

37. Bryant A. Loney

The weekends are too short for sleep!

38. S.A. Sachs

Friday quotes by S.A.Sachs

Weekends don’t pay as well as weekdays but at least there’s football.

39. Bo Bennett

Spend some time this weekend on home improvement; improve your attitude toward your family.

40. Derek Jeter

You know what I want to do? Wake up one weekend and not have to go anywhere and do nothing.

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41. Marilyn Vos Savant

Be in the habit of getting up bright and early on the weekends. Why waste such precious time in bed?

42. John Shirley

Weekends are a bit like rainbows; they look good from a distance but disappear when you get up close to them.

43. D.S. Mixel

Although I understand that all days are equal with 24 hours each, most of us agree that Friday is the longest day of the week and Sunday the shortest.

44. Jack Johnson

Pretend like it’s the weekend … We could pretend it all the time.

45. Vanilla Ice

I have been known to hang out and party back in the day. I had a weekend that lasted a few years.

46. Jimmy Bennett

I work mostly during the week, and on the weekend I get to hang out with friends, so it balances out pretty well.

47. Anonymous

It’s the weekend. Do something that your future self will thank you for.

48. Gabi Garcia

Not everything will go the way you want... When this happens, you can pause, take a few deep breaths, and practice listening with your heart.

49. Joel Osteen

If your thinking is limited, your life will be limited. When you think better, you'll live better.

50. Lian Dolan

The good news is that no matter how the communication methods have changed, the importance of our friends - the people who get us up, get us going, and get us through - will never change.

51. Adams Media Simple Acts of Kindness

Every day offers a new opportunity to be kind.

52. Annalisa Cunningham

Often the things that happen to us are preparation for the future and for a greater purpose.

53. Meilena Hauslendale

… unproductive complaining can lead to a negative outlook on life and one's surroundings.

54. Ian Wallace Harper

Your mindset has a direct impact on how you perform in life as well as the quality of the results you get.

55. Oprah Winfrey

Your life is not static. Every decision, setback, or triumph is an opportunity to identify the seeds of truth that make you the wondrous human being that you are.

56. Prince Ngomane

You are a product of your thoughts, the crowd you hang out with, the food you eat and what you feed your mind.

57. Cheryl Whitsett

Friday quotes by Cheryl Whitsett

Life is but a moment. Love those moments each one of them.

58. Annie McKee

Understanding your own feelings and moods is the first step in recognizing what truly fulfills you, what you find meaningful and exciting at work.

59. Raimonda. B

People wait all week for Friday, all year for summer, all life for happiness.

60. Anonymous

Coffee in hand, sparkle in my eye, smile on my face yep, it’s Friday.

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61. D.S. Mixell

Although I understand that all days are equal with 24 hours each, most of us agree that Friday is the longest day of the week and Sunday the shortest.

62. Anonymous

Life is beautiful especially on Friday!

63. Edmond Mbiakading

When you start to do the things that you truly love, it wouldn’t matter whether it is Monday or Friday; you would be so excited to wake up each morning to work on your passions.

64. Kaley Cuoco

I like to be home on a Friday night. I don’t go out. I don’t go to clubs. It’s not my thing. I sit at home with my glass of wine and watch hours of reality TV.

65. El Fuego

Friday afternoon feels like HEAVEN.

66. Noel Coward

If you must have motivation, think of your paycheck on Friday.

67. Byron Pulsifer

FRIDAY. Make each day of the week like Friday and your life will take on new enthusiasm.

68. J.York

Happy Friday you beautiful human.

69. Richard Nelson Bolles

Youth is like a long weekend on Friday night. Middle age is like a long weekend on Monday afternoon.

70. Edie Falco

I’m a very ritualistic, routine-oriented person, and I discovered over the years that I love working Monday through Friday.

71. The Cure

I don’t care if Monday’s blue Tuesdays gray and Wednesday too. Thursday I don’t care about you, It’s Friday I’m in love.

72. Rico

Friday is like a superhero that always arrives just in time to stop me from savagely beating one of my coworkers with a keyboard.

73. Charlie Kaufman

I do like escapism. Like going to the movies on Friday night and seeing something fun.

74. Parag Tipnis

It’s always difficult to keep Fridays confined within themselves…they tend to spill over.

75. Anonymous

Thursday doesn’t even count as a day, it’s just the thing that’s blocking Friday.

76. Donny Deutsch

Friday quotes by Donny Deutsch

You know you’re doing what you love when Sunday nights feel the same as Friday nights.

77. Amy Neftzger

It’s 4:58 on Friday afternoon. Do you know where your margarita is?

78. David Gergen

If you’ve got some news that you don’t want to get noticed, put it out Friday afternoon.

79. Ernie Els

Mondays are a good day to make statements, not Friday.

80. Fulton J. Sheen

Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.

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81. Kai Sinclair

It’s always difficult to keep Fridays confined within themselves. They tend to spill over.

82. Anonymous

Only Robinson Crusoe had everything done by Friday.

83. Hanna Rhoades

I believe that it is a mandatory Law of the Universe that on Fridays, you have to do something a little fun.

84. Chuck Schumer

On Monday morning, when you wake up, do you feel in the pit of your stomach you can’t wait to go to work? And when you’re ready to go home Friday afternoon, do you say, ‘I can’t wait to go home?’

85. Toba Beta

No weekend, all weakened.

86. Amy Krouse Rosenthal

cozy+smell of pancakes-alarm clock=weekend

87. Ralph Waldo Emmerson

Don’t be pushed by your problems. Be led by your dreams.

88. Mother Teresa

Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.

89. John Sununu

For most Americans, Friday afternoons are filled with positive anticipation of the weekend. In Washington, it’s where government officials dump stories they want to bury.

90. Debasish Mridha

I am always happy to meet my friend, and my friend is my weekend.

91. S. O’ Sade

Oh! It’s Friday again. Share the love that was missing during the week, In a worthy moment of peace and bliss.

92. Chris Hankin

Its Friday! High Five!

93. John Darnielle

You always feel like your 18-year-old self in some sense. And that’s what walking through New York on a June evening feels like – you feel like it’s Friday, and you’re 17 years old.

94. Nathan Fillion

I’m the kind of guy who, I need a watch that tells me what day it is. I need to know it’s Friday on my watch. I need to look at it and go, ‘Friday today.’ Tomorrow I will not know it’s Saturday until I look at my watch. My watchband broke, I was crippled. I have no concept of time, I have no concept of dates.

95. Don Cheadle

Friday quotes by Don Cheadle

I understand what’s it like to work all week and on Friday night just want to go and leave your brain at the door, buy some popcorn and be thrilled by something.

96. Mark Wahlberg

I work out Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday; take Thursday off; then I work out Friday and Saturday. So sometimes I’ll eat whatever I want on Thursday, like a big breakfast of pancakes and bacon and eggs and stuff. You can eat a big, hearty breakfast because you’re going to burn off most of it during the day anyway.

97. Wayne Huizenga

Waste Management was based in Chicago, but I lived in Ft. Lauderdale and for 10 years had to commute to work – catch the 5 P.M. Sunday flight to Chicago and the midnight return flight on Friday.

98. Robert Stack

I’m working 2 days a week right now, narration usually on Wed., and host on camera on Friday.

99. Tyson Fury

A lot of my friends, when I was 14 or 15, they were all up and down, wanting to go out on a Friday night, and my dad had me working really late on Fridays and Saturday mornings and even on Sunday mornings. And when I’d finished all that, we used to spend the rest of the time talking about boxing.

100. Jessalyn Gilsig

For myself, anyway, I think that recurring has been such a gift, because I’ve been able to work on a lot of shows that I’ve really had a lot of respect for before I went in, shows like ‘Friday Night Lights’ and ‘Nip/Tuck,’ for example.

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Wrapping it up

Wasn’t that a fun blog to read? Make sure to share with your colleagues to help them get pumped up about their upcoming weekend!

Bhaswati Roy

This article is written by Bhaswati Roy who is a Content Marketer at Vantage Circle. In her spare time, she can be found reading crime thrillers or scrolling through food apps, unable to pick what to eat next. For any related queries, contact