Brothers And Sisters Sayings and Quotes

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

Our brothers and sisters are there with us from the dawn of our personal stories to the inevitable dusk.     

Susan Scarf Merrell

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

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

Brothers and sisters are as close as hands and feet.

Vietnamese Proverb

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

Brothers and sisters separated by distance joined by love.

Chuck Danes

Know that all people are your brothers and sisters.     

Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Brothers and sisters should never be in the same family.     

Charles M. Schulz

What brothers say to tease their sisters has nothing to do with what they really think of them.

Esther M. Friesner

Sisters could do a great deal for their brothers, if they would.

Isabella MacDonald Alden

No life's worth more than any other, no sister worth less than any brother.

Michael Franti

Being a big sister is to love your brother, even if he does not want it or love you in return.


I love you, you were there for me, you protected me, and most of all, you loved me. We'd fight, scream, and argue, but, under it all, is a love. That only exists, in a brother, and a sister.


After a girl is grown, her little brothers-now her protectors-seem like big brothers.     

Terri Guillemets

Being brother & sister means being there for each other.


I, who have no sisters or brothers, look with some degree of innocent envy on those who may be said to be born to friends.

James Boswell

We may look old and wise to the outside world. But to each other, we are still in junior school.

Charlotte Gray

There is no time like the old time, when you and I were young!

Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.

I think people that have a brother or sister don't realize how lucky they are. Sure, they fight a lot, but to know that ther's always somebody there, somebody that's family.

Trey Parker & Matt Stone

If you want to know how your girl will treat you after marriage, just listen to her talking to her little brother

Sam Levenson

If you have a brother or sister, tell them you love them every day-that's the most beautiful thing. I told my sister how much I loved her every day. That's the only reason I'm OK right now.     

Amaury Nolasco

Being pretty on the inside means you don't hit your brother and you eat all your peas --- that's what my grandma taught me.     

Elizabeth Heller

You must recognize that the way to get the good out of your brother and your sister is not to return evil for evil.

Louis Farrakhan

We know one another's faults, virtues, catastrophes, mortifications, triumphs, rivalries, desires, and how long we can each hang by our hands to a bar. We have been banded together under pack codes and tribal laws.     

Rose Macaulay

Children of the same family; the same blood; with the same first associations and habits; have some means of enjoyment in their power; which no subsequent connections can supply...

Jane Austen

As we grew up, my brothers acted like they didn't care, but I always knew they looked out for me and were there!

Catherine Pulsifer

Our siblings. They resemble us just enough to make all their differences confusing, and no matter what we choose to make of this, we are cast in relation to them our whole lives long.     

Susan Scarf Merrell

Sometimes siblings can get in each other's space.

Gisele Bundchen

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

Sam Levenson

Your siblings are the only people in the world who know what it's like to have been brought up the way you were.

Betsy Cohen