80 Sibling Quotes

1. The mildest, drowsiest sister has been known to turn tiger if her sibling is in trouble.” Clara Ortega

 

2. To the outside world, we all grow old. But not to brothers and sisters. We know each other as we always were. We know each other’s hearts. We share private family jokes. We remember family feuds and secrets, family griefs and joys. We live outside the touch of time” Clara Ortega

 

 

3. “I don’t believe an accident of birth makes people sisters or brothers. It makes them siblings, gives them mutuality of parentage. Sisterhood and brotherhood is a condition people have to work at. ” Maya Angelou

 

 

4. “Our siblings. They resemble us just enough to make all their differences confusing, and no matter what we choose to make of this, we are cast in relation to them our whole lives long.” Susan Scarf Merrell

 

5. “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

 

6. “Sweet is the voice of a sister in the season of sorrow, and wise is the counsel of those who love us.”  Benjamin Disraeli

 

7. “Whatever you do they will love you; even if they don’t love you they are connected to you till you die. You can be boring and tedious with sisters, whereas you have to put on a good face with friends.” Deborah Moggach

 

8. “Power, that’s one thing, but love of family and of siblings is more important, is more powerful than any other power – at least earthly power, at least earthly power.”  Sander Levin

 

9. “To have a loving relationship with a sister is not simply to have a buddy or a confident… it is to have a soulmate for life.” Victoria Secunda

 

10. “Sisters and brothers are the truest, purest forms of love, family and friendship, knowing when to hold you and when to challenge you, but always being a part of you.”  Carol Ann Albright Eastman

 

11. “A sister is someone, who loves you from the heart. No matter how much you argue, you cannot be drawn apart.” Shiv Sharma

 

12. “My sister accommodates me, never reproaches me with her doctrine, never tries to change me. She accepts and loves me, despite our differences.”  Joy Harjo

 

13. “The greatest gift our parents ever gave us was each other.” Unknown

 

14Brother and sister, together as friends, ready to face whatever life sends. Joy and laughter or tears and strife, holding hands tightly as we dance through life.” Suzie Huitt

 

15. Children of the same family, the same blood, with the same first associations and habits, have some means of enjoyment in their power, which no subsequent connections can supply.” Jane Austen

 

16. “Brothers and sisters can say things to one another that no one else can.” Gregory E. Lang

 

17. “Brothers and sisters are as close as hands and feet.” Vietnamese Proverb

 

 

 

 

18. “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

 

 

19. “A sibling may be the keeper of one’s identity, the only person with the keys to one’s unfettered, more fundamental self. ” Marian Sandmaier

 

20. “Our brothers and sisters are there with us from the dawn of our personal stories to the inevitable dusk.” Susan Scarf Merrell

 

 

 

21. “The Rule of Sibs: If your sibling gets something you want, you (1) try to take it; (2) break it; or (3) say it’s no good.” Patricia Fleming

 

 

22. “Be nice to your siblings, they’re your best link to your past and the most likely to stay with you in the future.” Baz Lurhmann

 

 

23. “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

 

 

 

24. “Sibling relationships…outlast marriages, survive the death of parents, resurface after quarrels that would sink any friendship. They flourish in a thousand incarnations of closeness and distance, warmth, loyalty and distrust.” Erica E. Goode

 

 

 

25. “They say that not matter how old you become, when you are with your siblings, you revert back to childhood.”Karen White

 

 

26. “Children of the same family, the same blood, with the same first associations and habits, have some means of enjoyment in their power, which no subsequent connections can supply.”Jane Austen

 

 

 

27. “Siblings are branches of a tree some stay close some go in different directions they fruit, grow bigger till they die and fall.”The Omani Shed

 

 

28. “I, who have no sisters or brothers, look with some degree of innocent envy on those who may be said to be born to friends.” James Boswell

 

 

 

29. “Siblings: your only enemy you can’t live without.” Anonymous

 

 

 

30. “Your siblings are the only people in the world who know what it’s like to have been brought up the way you were.” Betsy Cohen

 

 

 

31. “As siblings we were inextricably bound, even though our connections were loose and frayed…. And each time we met, we discovered to our surprise and dismay how quickly the intensity of childhood feelings reappeared…. No matter how old we got or how often we tried to show another face, reality was filtered through yesterday’s memories.” Jane Mersky Leder

 

 

32. “A bond as important as that of a husband and wife, is the bond between siblings.” Lee Dong-Wook

 

33. “Being a family means you are a part of something very wonderful. It means you will love and be loved for the rest of your life.” Lisa Weed

 

 

34.“The only reason that some people aren’t ashamed of their parents and/or siblings is because they know that we know that they did not choose them.” Mokokoma Mokhonoana

 

35. “A sibling represents a person’s past, present, and future.” John Corey Whaley

 

 

36. “Brothers and sisters can say things to one another that no one else can.” Gregory E. Lang

 

 

37. “Siblings-the definition that comprises love, strife, competition and forever friends.” Byron Pulsifer

 

 

38. “Brother and sister, together as friends, ready to face whatever life sends. Joy and laughter or tears and strife, holding hands tightly as we dance through life.” Suzie Huitt

 

 

 

39. “My siblings are my best friends.” America Ferrera

 

 

 

40. “The mildest, drowsiest sister has been known to turn tiger if her sibling is in trouble.” Clara Ortega

 

 

 

41. “There is an absurdity in it, particularly in the relationship between the siblings.” John Madden

 

 

 

42. “Siblings that say they never fight are most definitely hiding something.” Lemony Snicket

 

 

 

43. “Not all conflicts between siblings are good, of course. A child who is repeatedly humiliated or made to feel insignificant by a brother or sister is learning little except humiliation and shame.” Lawrence Kutner

44. “If you have a brother or sister, tell them you love them every day-that’s the most beautiful thing. I told my sister how much I loved her every day. That’s the only reason I’m OK right now.” Amaury Nolasco

 

45. “A bond as important as that of a husband and wife, is the bond between siblings.”  Lee Dong-Wook

 

46. “Sibling relationships…outlast marriages, survive the death of parents, resurface after quarrels that would sink any friendship. They flourish in a thousand incarnations of closeness and distance, warmth, loyalty and distrust.”  Erica E. Goode

 

47. “Be nice to your siblings, they’re your best link to your past and the most likely to stay with you in the future.”  Baz Lurhmann

 

48. “Our brothers and sisters are there with us from the dawn of our personal stories to the inevitable dusk.” Susan Scarf Merrell

 

49. “A sibling may be the keeper of one’s identity, the only person with the keys to one’s unfettered, more fundamental self.” Marian Sandmaier

 

50. “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

 

51. “Brothers and sisters are as close as hands and feet.”  Vietnamese Proverb

 

52. “I can’t promise to solve all your problems, but I can promise you won’t have to face them alone.” Unknown

53. “When sisters stand shoulder to shoulder, who stands a chance against us?” Pam Brown

 

54. “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

 

55. “Brothers are like streetlights along the road, they don’t make distance any shorter but they light up the path and make the walk worthwhile.” Unknown

 

56. “Our paths may change as life goes along, but the bond between us remains ever strong, my dear brother.” Unknown

 

57. “The highlight of my childhood was making my brother laugh so hard that food came out his nose.” Garrison

 

58. “Because brothers don’t let each other wander in the dark alone.” Jolene Perry

 

59. “I, who have no sisters or brothers, look with some degree of innocent envy on those who may be said to be born to friends.” Kames Boswell

 

60. “If you want to know how your girl will treat you after marriage, just listen to her talking to her little brother.” Sam Levenson

 

61. “Help your brother’s boat across, and your own will reach the shore.”  Hindu Proverb

 

62. “Sisters function as safety nets in a chaotic world simply by being there for each other.”  Carol Saline

 

63. “Not only had my brother disappeared, but―and bear with me here―a part of my very being had gone with him. Stories about us could, from them on, be told from only one perspective. Memories could be told but not shared.”  John Corey Whaley

 

64. “There is no half sibling – when you grow up with your siblings that may be genetically from another father there is only a sibling and that love is irreplaceable – it’s what I teach my children. It’s important.” Bryony shaw.

 

65. My sister and I are so close that we finish each other’s sentences and often wonder whose memories belong to whom.” Shannon Celebi

 

66. 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

 

67. The best thing about having a sister was that I always had a friend.”  Cali Rae Turner

 

68. “Your parents leave you too soon and your kids and spouse come along late, but your siblings know you when you are in your most inchoate form.”  Jeffrey Kluger

 

69. I don’t remember any sibling rivalry growing up, because by the time I was really conscious, Tom was going away to college. My relationship with him, which is a very close one, really developed in more recent years.” David Hyde Pierce

 

70. I don’t believe an accident of birth makes people sisters or brothers. It makes them siblings, gives them mutuality of parentage. Sisterhood and brotherhood is a condition people have to work at.” Maya Angelou

 

71. In the cookies of life, sisters are the chocolate chips.” Anonymous

 

72. “Our siblings. They resemble us just enough to make all their differences confusing, and no matter what we choose to make of this, we are cast in relation to them our whole lives long.” Susan Scarf Merrell

 

73. “I see a brother and sister, sitting over there together, fighting over a toy, they just can’t seem to see, their love shining through, with every smile that they bring.” Valerie Dupont

 

74. Your siblings are the only people in the world who know what it’s like to have been brought up the way you were.” Betsy Cohen

 

 

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

 

76. Brothers and sisters separated by distance joined by love.”  Chuck Danes

 

77. “During life’s journey you will find most sisters and brothers are friends, companions, and support for each other.”  Kate Summers

 

78. “Did you get Mom a birthday present?’ Helen asked.
‘Yes,’ Gansey replied. ‘Myself.’
Helen said, ‘The gift that keeps on giving.” Maggie Stiefvater, The Raven Boys

 

79. “More people would be depressed, if parents tried to please their children as frequently and as badly as children try to please their parents.”  Mokokoma Mokhonoana

 

80. “All close friendships are marked with competition. Our earliest tests are against our siblings and playmates, and some of that rivalry endures amongst friends into adulthood. Like dogs play fighting, you learn not to bite hard.” Christopher Bollen

 

81. “There’s no other love like the love for a brother. There’s no other love like the love from a brother.” Terri Guillemets

 

 

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