Aunts Sayings and Quotes

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

An aunt is a safe haven for a child. Someone who will keep your secrets and is always on your side.     

Sara Sheridan

My aunt once said that the world would never find peace until men fell at their women's feet and asked for forgiveness.     

Jack Kerouac

Only an aunt can give hugs like a mother, keep secrets like a sister and share love like a friend.     


An aunt is someone special to remember with warmth, think of with pride, and cherish with love.     


Aunts are to be a pattern and example to all aunts; to be a delight to boys (and girls) and a comfort to their parents; and to show that at least one daughter in every generation ought to remain unmarried, and raise the profession of auntship to a fine art.     

Dave Isay

It is not money my aunt thinks about. She knows better than to value worldly wealth above its price.     

Anne Bronte

Aunt: A cherished friend and personal cheerleader who will always see you through rose colored glasses.     


Well, I do have some maiden aunts that are not quite like the aunts in the book, but I definitely do have a couple of them, and a couple of old aunties.     

Donna Tartt

Maybe! Maybe! Maybe if your aunt had a beard, she'd be your uncle.     

Alvah Bessie

I want to be the coolest aunt in the entire world.     

Bailee Madison

I'm now the elder in the position of doling out wisdom and trying to mend fences.     

Jane Fonda

My aunt played the piano and I used to sit and listen to it.     

Dick Dale

I am single and childless, but I have lots of friends and I am an aunt to three lovely children.     

Kate Dicamillo

My aunts still try to fatten me up.     

Randy Wayne White

My father's sister never married in order to raise me.     

Marcel Carne

His father's sister had bats in the belfry and was put away.     

Eden Phillpotts

The woman who can create her own job is the woman who will win fame and fortune.     

Amelia Earhart

What makes a woman beautiful is her loyalty to and her friendships with other women, and her honesty with men.     

Vanessa Marcil

When a woman is talking to you, listen to what she says with her eyes.     

Victor Hugo

A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

The quickest way to know a woman is to go shopping with her.     

Marcelene Cox

A woman is never sexier than when she is comfortable in her clothes.     

Vera Wang

A woman uses her intelligence to find reasons to support her intuition.     

Gilbert K. Chesterton

The real ornament of woman is her character, her purity.     

Mahatma Gandhi

The beauty of a woman must be seen from in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides.     

Audrey Hepburn

A woman should be like a single flower, not a whole bouquet.     

Anna Held

A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears.     

Anne Roiphe

Cherish the friend who tells you a harsh truth, wanting ten times more to tell you a loving lie.     

Robert Brault