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Proverbs – Family and friends

Friends and Family

  • A bird is known by its song.
  • A friend in need is a friend indeed.
  • A friend who shares is a friend who cares.
  • A man is known by his friends.
  • A man is known by the company he keeps.
  • An Englishman’s house is his castle.
  • Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Blood is thicker than water.
  • East, west, home’s best.
  • If you are looking for a friend who has no faults, you will have no friends.
  • If you lie down with dogs, you’ll get up with fleas.
  • Lend your money and lose your friend.
  • Opportunity never knocks twice at any man’s door.
  • The family that prays together stays together.
  • There’s no place like home.


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