Family Loyalty Sayings and Quotes

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

When you get married, your loyalty, first and foremost, is to your spouse, and to the family that you create together.     

Phil Mcgraw

I'll take fifty percent efficiency to get one hundred percent loyalty.     

Samuel Goldwyn

Total loyalty is possible only when fidelity is emptied of all concrete content, from which changes of mind might naturally arise.     

Hannah Arendt

An ounce of loyalty is worth a pound of cleverness.     

Elbert Hubbard

Loyalty will not permit envy, hate, and uncharitableness to creep into our public thinking.     

Bainbridge Colby

So much of what is best in us is bound up in our love of family, that it remains the measure of our stability because it measures our sense of loyalty.     

Haniel Long

We both have a great loyalty to it, and I think that it's important to give it our best shot.     

Nicholas Lea

You've got to give loyalty down, if you want loyalty up.     

Donald T. Regan

Loyalty means nothing unless it has at its heart the absolute principle of self-sacrifice.     

Woodrow T. Wilson

When does loyalty become martyrdom?     

Robert Charles Wilson

Loyalty is something you give regardless of what you get back, and in giving loyalty, you're getting more loyalty; and out of loyalty flow other great qualities.     

Charles Tremendous Jones

Unless you can find some sort of loyalty, you cannot find unity and peace in your active living.     

Josiah Royce

Lack of loyalty is one of the major causes of failure in every walk of life.     

Napoleon Hill

A family in harmony will prosper in everything.     

Chinese Proverb

The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life. Rarely do members of one family grow up under the same roof.     

Richard Bach

Loyalty means giving me your honest opinion, whether you think I'll like it or not. Disagreement, at this state, stimulates me. But once a decision is made, the debate ends. From that point on, loyalty means executing the decision as if it were your own.     

General Colin Powell

You cannot buy loyalty; you cannot buy the devotion of hearts, minds, and souls. You have to earn these things.     

Clarence Francis

Loyalty isn't grey. It's black and white. You're either loyal completely, or not loyal at all.     


You don't earn loyalty in a day. You earn loyalty day- by- day.     

Jeffrey Gitomer

Loyalty is a characteristic trait. Those who have it, give it free of charge.     

Ellen J. Barrier

Be loyal to those who are not present. In doing so, you build the trust of those who are present.     

Stephen Covey

Loyalty is what makes us trust, Trust is what makes us stay, Staying is what makes us love, and love is what gives us hope.     

Glenn van Dekken

Loyalty is the highest virtue taught by abusers, and used as a control tool.     

Dr Bill Tollefson

We are all in the same boat, in a stormy sea, and we owe each other a terrible loyalty.     

G.K. Chesterton

Where there is loyalty, weapons are of no use.     

Paulo Coelho

The whole point of loyalty was not to change: stick with those who stuck with you.     

Larry McMurtry

Nothing is more noble, nothing more venerable than fidelity. Faithfulness and truth are the most sacred excellences and endowments of the human mind.     


The only true test of loyalty is fidelity in the face of ruin and despair.     

Eric Felten

I'm very loyal in relationships. Even when I go out with my mom I don't look at other moms.     

Garry Shandling

The strength of a family, like the strength of an army, is in its loyalty to each other.     

Mario Puzo