A friend in the market is better than money in the chest.
A friend in the way is better than a penny in the purse.
A friend is a second self. Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics
A friend is best found in adversity.
A friend is easier lost than found.
A friend is he who sets his heart upon us, is happy with us and delights in us; does for us what we want, is willing and fully engaged to do all he can for us, on whom we can rely in all cases. Channing
A friend is need is a friend indeed. / A friend is neves known till needed.
A friend is never known but in time of need.
A friend is never known till a man have need.
A friend is never known till needed.
A friend is not someone who wipes your tears; he's someone who doesn't make you cry. Yiddish] A khave iz nit dafke der vos visht dir op di trern nor der vos brengt dikh bekhlal nit tsi trern.
A friend is proved in distress.
A friend is someone who knows all about you and loves you just the same.
A friend is worth all hazards we can run. Young
A friend loveth at all times, and a brother is born for adversity. Bible, Proverbs (ch. XVII, v. 17)
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature. Emerson
A friend must not be injured, even in jest. Publius Syrus
A friend remains a friend up to his pocket. Yiddish] A freint bleibt a freint biz di kesheneh.
A friend should be like money, tried before being required, not found faulty in our need. Plutarch
A friend should bear a/his friend's infirmities. Shakespeare
A friend that you buy with presents will be bought from you.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
A friend to everybody is a friend to nobody.
A friend to everybody is often a friend to nobody, or else in his simplicity he robs his family to help strangers, and becomes brother to a beggar. There is wisdom in generosity, as in everything else. Spurgeon
A friend to everybodyis a friend to nobody.
A friend whom you have been gaining during your whole life, you ought not to be displeased with in a moment. A stone is many years becoming a ruby; take care that you do not destroy it in an instant against another stone. Saadi
A friend will help at a dead lift.
A friend you get for nothing; an enemy has to be bought. Yiddish] A freint bekamt men umzist; a soineh muz men zikh koifen.
A friend's dinner is soon dight.
A friend's eye is a good mirror.
A friend's frown is better than a fool's smile.
A friend, as far as conscience allows.
A friendship formed in childhood, in youth, - by happy accident at any stage of rising manhood, - becomes the genius that rules the rest of life. Alcott
A friendship that makes the least noise is very often the most useful; for which reason I should prefer a prudent friend to a zealous one. Addison
A fripon corsaire (vilain), fripon corsaire (vilain) et demi.
A fripon, fripon et demi.
A frisst ihm alls vorm Maule weg.
A frisst recht ungenoissig.
A fronte praecipitium a tergo lupi. en] A precipice in front, wolves behind (between a rock and a hard place).
A frosty winter and a dusty March, and a rain about April: and another about Lammas-time, when the corn begins to fill: is worth a plough of gold, and all her pins theretill.
A frotter la tête d'un âne, On perd son savon. (Proverbe français)
A fructibus cognoscitur arbor. en] The tree is known by its fruit.
A fructibus eorum cognoscetis eos. Vulgata, Evangelium secundum Matthaeum
A fruta proibida é a mais apetecida.
A fuego y a sangre.
A fuer de Aliste, que más se obliga el que se desobliga.
A fuer de Aragón, a buen servicio mal galardón.
A fuer de Toledo, que pierde la dama y paga el caballero.