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Proverbs containing the word Need

It needs more skill than I can tell to play the second fiddle well

This couplet was composed by Charles H. Spurgeon, the famous Baptist minister and orator. The leading performer in an orchestra is the first... Read more →

He that is down need fear no fall

A person who occupies the lowest position in life cannot fall any further and therefore has no fear of falling, whereas the great constantly... Read more →

Good wine needs no bush

High-quality goods need no advertising because people soon get to know about them. In olden days, taverns and private houses where beer or wine... Read more →

A friend in need is a friend indeed

Your real friends are those who remain your friends when you are really in need of help.

Needs must when the devil drives

The proverb is similar to Necessity knows no law, but it is also as an excuse for not resisting temptation. 'Needs must'  is used here without... Read more →

Advice when most needed is least heeded

Advice is something that wise men don't need and foolish people won't take; and the greater the need for advice, the less likely the foolish... Read more →