Cousins Sayings and Quotes

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

Cousins are friends that will love you forever.

Constance Richards

Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the cousins together.

Woodrow Wilson

Cousins by blood - friends by choice.

Darlene Shaw

In my cousin, I find a second self.     

Isabel Norton

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

Marion C. Garretty

Cousins are people that are ready made friends, you have laughs with them and remember good times from a young age, you have fights with them but you always know you love each other, they are a better thing than brothers and sisters and friends cause there all pieced together as one.

Courtney Cox

Cousins are those childhood playmates who grow up to be forever friends.


Cousins are those rare people who ask how we are and then wait to hear the answer.

Ed Cunningham

At Christmas, Cousins are the presents under the tree.     

Karen Decourcey

Every man sees in his relatives, and especially in his cousins, a series of grotesque caricatures of himself.

H. L. Mencken

Cousin to cousin we'll always be, Special friends from the same family tree.


Cousins by chance, friends by choice.


I always call my cousin because we're so close. We're almost like sisters, and we're also close because our moms are sisters.

Britney Spears

Cousins are Sisters you never had.

Reah Glowstorl

Cousins are Cool to see, Impossible to Forget and True to your heart.

Leo Farno

A near neighbour is better than a distant cousin.

Italian Proverb

No matter how you feel about your extended family or family gatherings you will be attending. This is because now the ultimate reason for attending family gatherings is for your children to have the time of their lives with their cousins. Little kids love their cousins. I'm not being cute or exaggerating here. Cousins are like celebrities for little kids. If little kids had a People magazine, cousins would be on the cover. Cousins are the barometers of how fun a family get-together will be. Are the cousins going to be there? Fun!     

Jim Gaffigan

Win, lose or draw, you're all my cousins and I love you.

Chill Wills

Born as a cousin, made as a friend.     

Byron Pulsifer

Cousins are not those we do not know but instead part of a family that also provide support and comfort.

Byron Pulsifer

A real cousin (or friend) is someone who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.


I may argue with my brother, but I fight beside my brother against my cousin, and with my cousin against a stranger.

Old Arab adage

Our dads used to do this, and now us cousins always get together for it.      

Larry Lewis

If you have 30 cousins, it's pretty easy.      

Joseph P. Kennedy

Within our family there was no such thing as a person who did not matter. Second cousins thrice removed mattered.

Shirley Abbott

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


Cousins are many. Best friends are few. What a rare delight to find both in you.


Friends are forever, cousins are for life!     


Nobody will understand the craziness of your family better than your cousins


A cousin is a ready-made friend for life.