Brothers Sayings and Quotes

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

There's no other love like the love for a brother. There's no other love like the love from a brother.     

Terri Guillemets

Sometimes being a brother is even better than being a superhero.     

Marc Brown

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

Susan Scarf Merrell

A brother is a friend given by Nature.     

Jean Baptiste Legouve

Never make a companion equal to a brother.     


Brothers don't necessarily have to say anything to each other - they can sit in a room and be together and just be completely comfortable with each other.     

Leonardo DiCaprio

He is my most beloved friend and my bitterest rival, my confidant and my betrayer, my sustainer and my dependent, and scariest of all, my equal.     

Gregg Levoy

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

William Shakespeare

If we are not our brother's keeper, at least let us not be his executioner.     

Marlon Brando

Because brothers don't let each other wander in the dark alone.     

Jolene Perry

Brothers and sisters are as close as hands and feet.     

Vietnamese Proverb

When brothers agree, no fortress is so strong as their common life.     


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

Terri Guillemets

It takes two men to make one brother.     

Israel Zangwill

There is a destiny that makes us brothers, no one goes his way alone; all that we send into the lives of others, comes back into our own.     

Edwin Markham

Affliction's sons are brothers in distress; A brother to relieve, how exquisite the bliss!     

Robert Burns

He who understands you is greater kin to you than your own brother. For even your own kindred neither understand you nor know your true worth.     

Kahlil Gibran

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

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

We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools.     

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Moreover if your brother shall trespass against you, go and tell him his fault between you and him alone.     

Matthew 18:15

What strange creatures brothers are!     

Jane Austen

Being his real brother I could feel I live in his shadows, but I never have and I do not now. I live in his glow.     

Michael Morpurgo

There was brotherhood between people who had fed from the same breast, a kinship that even time could not break. - Amir     

Khaled Hosseini

A brother shares childhood memories and grown-up dreams.     


Help your brother's boat across, and your own will reach the shore.     

Hindu Proverb

I've been blessed to have A brother like you, You're my pal, my buddy And my best friend too. And it means a lot Having a brother like you.     


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

Pamela Dugdale

One can be a brother only in something. Where there is no tie that binds men, men are not united but merely lined up.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

The younger brother must help to pay for the pleasures of the elder.     

Jane Austen