Brother Sister Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old brother sister quotes, brother sister sayings, and brother sister proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Sincere art brings us together, the brotherhood and sisterhood of mankind.

Yaroslaw Rozputnyak

There is a little boy inside the man who is my brother. Oh, how I hated that little boy, and how I love him too.

Anna Quindlan

A sibling may be the keeper of one's identity, the only person with the keys to one's unfettered, more fundamental self.     

Marian Sandmaier

Siblings: children of the same parents, each of whom is perfectly normal until they get together.

Sam Levenson

What's the good news if you haven't a sister to share it?

Jenny DeVries

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

Siblings are the people we practice on, the people who teach us about fairness and cooperation and kindness and caringquite often the hard way.     

Pamela Dugdale

To the outside world we all grow old. But not to brothers and sisters. We know each other as we always were. We know each other's hearts. We share private family jokes. We remember family feuds and secrets, family griefs and joys. We live outside the touch of time.

Clara Ortega

We came into the world like brother and brother; And now let's go hand in hand, not one before another.

William Shakespeare

There is a destiny which makes us brothers; none goes his way alone. All that we send into the lives of others comes back into our own.     

Edwin Markham

A brother is a friend God gave you; a friend is a brother your heart chose for you.


Mum used to say we were the same soul split in two and walking around on four legs.

Melodie Ramone

Big sisters are the crab grass in the lawn of life.     

Charles M. Schulz

People inflict pain on others in the selfish pursuit of their happiness or satisfaction. Yet true happiness comes from a sense of brotherhood and sisterhood.     

Dalai Lama

Brother and sister, together as friends, ready to face whatever life sends. Joy and laughter or tears and strife, holding hands tightly as we dance through life.

Suzie Huitt

We are part of a great whole. All living things are our brothers and sisters.

Kenneth Clark

A sister is a little bit of childhood that can never be lost.

Marion C. Garretty

The mildest, drowsiest sister has been known to turn tiger if her sibling is in trouble.

Clara Ortega

Until blacks and whites see each other as brother and sister, we will not have parity. It's very clear.

Maya Angelou

What makes a brother-sister relationship special is the way, each one remember the other when they are apart. They miss the talks, the laughs and the time they spent together. Life changes, memories don't. I miss you bro.