"What sets sisters apart from brothers and also from friends
is a very intimate meshing of heart, soul and the mystical cords of memory."
Our brothers and sisters bring us face to face with our former selves
and remind us how intricately bound up we are in each other's lives.
Jane Mersky Leder
Do you know what friendship is… it is to be brother and sister;
two souls which touch without mingling, two fingers on one hand.
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
Brothers and sisters can provide the most encouragement and support when life's trials get us down.
Talk to them!
Words of Encouragement
Always and no matter what brothers and sisters are there
for each other in times of troubles.
What brothers say to tease their sisters has nothing to do with what
they really think of them.
There is no bond like the bond between brothers and sisters.
Cherish each other!
Particia Waldron, Brothers and Sisters
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 there's always somebody there,
somebody that's family.
During life's journey you will find most sisters and brothers are friends,
companions, and support for each other.
We are one world, one race, we are all in the end brothers
A big sister acts as a friend, listener and advisor to her little brothers
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.
It is the brothers and sisters who teach one another the lifelong lessons
of getting along - or not.
Jane Isay, Mom Still Likes You Best
Quotes on Life Lessons
Sister and brothers are amazing, one minute they hate each other
and the next minute they are best buddies.
"God's Voice rings True in the world through every Brother
and Sister upon the earth."
DavidPaul Doyle, Candace Doyle, The Voice for Love
"If you have a brother or sister, tell them you love them every day -
that's the most beautiful thing."
I Love You
"Brothers and sisters learn how to get along with the rest of the world
by learning how to get along with each other."
Dr Wilson Jay Tyree, Lost and Found
"It is impossible to keep a small boy in the house, even in the worst weather, unless he has a sister to torment."
Mary Wilson Little
"Brothers and sisters are as close as hands and feet."
"Brothers and sisters separated by distance, joined by love."
That's the function of big brothers - to help their little sisters when
their worlds are collapsing.
Susan Beth Pfeffer
Little Sister Quotes
"We can drop or change our friends and our partners, but we cannot
fully discard, relationally or psychologically, a brother or sister."
Geoffrey Greif, Adult Sibling Relationships
Brothers and sisters get angry with each other, they at times say mean things, but
in the longrun they watch out for each other, even though they would never admit it.
Keep on loving each other as brothers and sisters.
Hebrews 13:1 (NLT)
Encouraging Bible Verses
"Our brothers and sisters are there with us from the dawn of
our personal stories to the inevitable dusk."
Susan Scarf Merrell
Like brothers and sisters in a nuclear family, the world family
must transcend war and establish peace in our difficult and beautiful civilization.
David H. Rosen, Forward to Brothers and Sisters: Myth and Reality
Your sister and brother probably know you better than any other
person.... You and they go through life together - or at least that is the
way it is supposed to be.
Henry Abramovitch, Brothers and Sisters: Myth and Reality
Quote of The Day
"Our brothers and sisters are with us for the whole journey."
In speaking with the many men and women who recalled for me
the death of their brother or sister, I am struck by the therapeutic value to survivors of telling the story-not not just about how their loved ones died but also how they lived.
Claire Berman, When a Brother or Sister Dies
Our relationship with our nieces are special; different from that of our brother or sister.
"Since parents are the role model, you'll hear your child speak to his sister or brother using your words and tone of voice."
Laura Markham, Peaceful Parent