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I can bring good, when only one you own
Leave me hanging, I'll be fine alone

For your amusement, I could be thrown
And I won't break, I'm tough like stone

By your friends, I could be step on
Without them, I would never be known

And here is last clue
To make your mind blown
I look like you
But I'm not your clone

What am I?

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The answer could be

a horseshoe.

I can bring good, when only one you own
Leave me hanging, I'll be fine alone

Hanging a horseshoe above the door is sometimes considered lucky.

For your amusement, I could be thrown
And I won't break, I'm tough like stone

Throwing horseshoes is a popular game. And of course, it doesn't easily break.

By your friends, I could be step on
Without them, I would never be known

Horseshoes are put on by horses ("friends"), and without horses, they would be nonexistent. (Thanks, Will!)

And here is last clue
To make your mind blown
I look like you
But I'm not your clone

It looks like "U", but obviously is not my clone.

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    $\begingroup$ Lines 5-6 (fourth spoiler) refer to horses.... $\endgroup$ – Will Sep 25 '16 at 5:08
  • $\begingroup$ @Will Thanks, added that! (And I feel so stupid having missed the most obvious one... :/) $\endgroup$ – Ankoganit Sep 25 '16 at 5:16

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