a precious friend you have been – (ирон.) хорош друг
"If you live to be a hundred, I want to live to be a hundred minus one day, so I never have to live without you." (Winnie the Pooh)
your friends will not sell you down the river – (австралийский слэнг) друг тебя не предаст
"True friendship is like sound health; the value of it is seldom known until it be lost." (Charles Caleb Colton)
Пословица: A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
friend in common – общий друг (используют в социальных сетях Интернета)
Американская поговорка: you've no better friend in the world than your own mother – нету лучшего дружка чем родная матушка
"Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow. Don't walk behind me, I may not lead. Walk beside me and be my friend." (Albert Camus)
"Friends are the Bacon Bits in the Salad Bowl of Life."
a whisperer separates chief friends – наушник разлучает друзей
"Friendship is one mind in two bodies." (Mencius)
athwart the wishes of his friends – против желания его друзей
attachment to a friend – привязанность к другу
"If you should die before me, ask if you could bring a friend." (StoneTemple Pilots)
"I'll lean on you and you lean on me and we'll be okay." (Dave Matthews Band)
Folks, let’s live as good friends / in harmony – ребята, давайте жить дружно (разговорно)
"If all my friends were to jump off a bridge, I wouldn't jump with them, I'd be at the bottom to catch them."
a circle of friends – тесный круг друзей
"Everyone hears what you say. Friends listen to what you say. Best friends listen to what you don't say."
there is a coolth between the two friends – в отношениях между двумя друзьями заметен холодок (разговорно)
"We all take different paths in life, but no matter where we go, we take a little of each other everywhere." (Tim McGraw)
my honourable friend – мой достопочтенный собрат(часто употребляют в парламенте)
"My father always used to say that when you die, if you've got five real friends, then you've had a great life." (Lee Iacocca)
"Hold a true friend with both your hands." (Nigerian Proverb)
bosom friend – закадычный друг
"A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words."