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Family Quotes and Sayings

Quotes about Family

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He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother.
- Roe Fulkerson

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Family Quotes

A sister is a forever friend.
- Anonymous

Fate makes us family. choice makes us friends.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

A sister is a little bit of childhood that can never be lost.
- Marion C. Garretty

A brother is a friend given by Nature.
- Jean Baptiste Legouve

A man should never neglect his family for business.
- Walt Disney

A sister is a gift to the heart, a friend to the spirit, a golden thread to the meaning of life.
- Isadora James

Sister is probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once the sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship.
- Margaret Mead

When a father gives to his son, both laugh; when a son gives to his father, both cry.
- William Shakespeare

Sisters are different flowers from the same garden.
- Anonymous

Consider a new beginning with your family - choose to take them less seriously.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A happy family is but an earlier heaven.
- George Bernard Shaw

God could not be everywhere, so he created mothers.
- Jewish Proverb

You can kid the world. But not your sister.
- Charlotte Gray

My Chosen Family
You are my family, but we don't share blood.
You are my family by choice.
The most powerful bond is the one that we choose.
I choose you as my friend, and rejoice.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
- Desmond Tutu

Where There is Love, Nothing is Missing.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The family is the nucleus of civilization.
- Will Durant

Consider a new beginning with your family - choose to take them less seriously.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Family is forever.
- Anonymous saying

Having a sister is like having a best friend you can't get rid of. You know whatever you do, they'll still be there.
- Amy Li

Love them as they are, and forgive them everything.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The world is one big family.
- Anonymous saying

A mother understands what a child does not say.
- Jewish proverb

Home is where our loved ones are.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Quotes about Family

It is a wise father that knows his own child.
- William Shakespeare

The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness.
- Honoré de Balzac

A mother is not a person to lean on, but a person to make leaning unnecessary.
- Dorothy Canfield Fisher

Love is saying "I feel differently," instead of "You're wrong."
- Anonymous

An ounce of mother is worth a pound of clergy.
- Spanish Proverb

A son is a son till he takes him a wife, a daughter is a daughter all of her life.
- Irish Traditional

Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
- William Makepeace Thackeray

Love does not claim possession, but gives freedom.
- Rabindranath Tagore

A sister can be seen as someone who is both ourselves and very much not ourselves - a special kind of double.
- Toni Morrison

But what a cruel thing is war to separate and destroy families and friends.
- Robert E. Lee

Love does not claim possession, but gives freedom.
- Rabindranath Tagore

If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.
- Mother Teresa

Let today be a day to have gratitude for our family.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Love begins at home.
- Mother Teresa

Family Quotes and Sayings

A mother is one to whom you hurry when you are troubled.
- Emily Dickinson

Mother's love grows by giving.
- Charles Lamb

I know why families were created with all their imperfections. They humanize you. They are made to make you forget yourself occasionally, so that the beautiful balance of life is not destroyed.
- Anais Nin

I don't believe an accident of birth makes people sisters or brothers. It makes them siblings, gives them mutuality of parentage. Sisterhood and brotherhood is a condition people have to work at.
- Maya Angelou

A sister is both your mirror and your opposite.
- Elizabeth Fishel

Funny Quotes about Family

Families are like fudge... mostly sweet with a few nuts.
- Anonymous quote

Fathers should be neither seen nor heard. That is the only proper basis for family life.
- Oscar Wilde

The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom.
- Henry Ward Beecher

Big sisters are the crabgrass in the lawn of life.
- Linus Van Pelt in Charles M. Schultz' Peanuts cartoon

Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.
- George Burns

Insanity runs in my family. It practically gallops.
- Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

When I was a boy of 14, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be 21, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.
- Mark Twain


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