friends are like a four leaf clover, hard to find and lucky to have

Definition

This idiom, ‘friends are like a four leaf clover, hard to find and lucky to have,’ is a way of saying that true friends are rare and should be appreciated.

Examples

Friends are like a four leaf clover, hard to find and lucky to have. I’m so grateful to have my closest friends in my life,

I’m so lucky that I found a friend like a four leaf clover. She’s been there for me through thick and thin.

Origin

It is believed that this idiom originated in the early 1800s in Ireland and Scotland, where it was believed that four-leaf clovers brought good luck.

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