Sisters Sayings and Quotes

Having a sister is like having a built in best friend. They’re there to share your triumphs and defeats, but most importantly for the laughs. If no one has your back like your sister, you’ll enjoy the collection of wise and humorous sisters quotes below.


So come to me, my little one,-- / My years with thee I share, / And mingle with a sister's love / A mother's tender care.     

John Greenleaf Whittier

Sisters make the best friend in the world.     

Marilyn Monroe

Acquaintances were always on their best behavior, but sisters loved each other enough to say anything.     

Lauren Weisberger

As you're growing up and you're close, you can't trust anyone the way you trust your sister, but also they have the power to wound you in ways no one else really does.     

Ally Condie

We'll always fight, but we'll always make up as well. That’s what sisters do: we argue, we point out each other’s frailties, mistakes, and bad judgment, we flash the insecurities we’ve had since childhood, and then we come back together. Until the next time.     

Lisa See

You may be as different as the sun and the moon, but the same blood flows through both your hearts. You need her, as she needs you.     

George R.R. Martin

A sister is like yourself in a different movie, a movie that stars you in a different life.     

Deborah Tannen

That’s the best thing about little sisters: They spend so much time wishing they were elder sisters that in the end they're far wiser than the elder ones could ever be.     

Gemma Burgess

Brothers and sisters are one of the constant things in the lives of many people.      

Richard Branson

Sisters. Because we all need someone who will defend us behind our back and then call us on our shit to our face.     

Brooke Hampton

But the love of sisters needs no words. It does not depend on memories, or mementos, or proof. It runs as deep as a heartbeat. It is as ever present as a pulse.     

Lisa Wingate

Our siblings push buttons that cast us in roles we felt sure we had let go of long ago – the baby, the peacekeeper, the caretaker, the avoider…. It doesn't seem to matter how much time has elapsed or how far we've traveled.     

Jane Mersky Leder

You know full well as I do the value of sisters’ affections; there is nothing like it in this world.     

Charlotte Brontë