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Brothers and Sisters

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Brothers and sisters are as close as hands and feet.
Vietnamese Proverb
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 (b. 1957), Canadian inspirational writer. From: Inspirational Words of Wisdom
The mildest, drowsiest sister has been known to turn tiger if her sibling is in trouble.
Clara Ortega
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
It takes two men to make one brother.
Israel Zangwill (1864-1926), English writer and humorist
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
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
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
George Santayana (1863-1952), American philosopher and poet
Friends are the siblings God never gave us.
Mencius
Lord help the mister that comes between me and my sister...
Irving Berlin
Brother and Sister quote: Brothers and sisters are as close as hands and feet. - Vietnamese Proverb


More Brother and Sister Quotes


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
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
Our brothers and sisters are there with us from the dawn of our personal stories to the inevitable dusk.
Susan Scarf Merrell
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 (b. 1928), American author and poet
If you want to know how your girl will treat you after marriage, just listen to her talking to her little brother.
Sam Levenson
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
Comparison is a death knell to sibling harmony.
Elizabeth Fishel, American journalist & author
I had this odd sibling rivalry with America.
Patti Davis (b. 1952), American actress, author and daughter of former US President Ronald Reagan
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
Sibling relationships - and 80 percent of Americans have at least one - 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, "The Secret World of Siblings", U.S. News & World Report, January 10th, 1994

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