77 Brotherhood Sayings and Quotes
A collection of brotherhood quotes to give you thoughts on who is your brother and how others should be treated. May they inspire you.
We should all lend a helping hand to those in need as we are all
brothers and sisters.
Vast numbers of people on both sides of the Atlantic and throughout
the British Commonwealth of Nations have felt a sense of brotherhood.
Winston Churchill, A History of the English-Speaking Peoples
Time and again, we're asked to discover, through love and suffering,
that we are at heart the same.
Mark Nepo, More Together Than Alone
Love and Life
If you can't feed a hundred people, then feed just one.
Kinship care is, by very definition, all about the 'wider family'. A child in
kinship care still has a wider family, although a reconfigured one.
David Pitcher, Inside Kinship Care
Christmas can bring out the best in people. We see the so-called
Christmas spirit evident in people's thoughtfulness, courtesy, and
graciousness to one another.
A Brother may not be a Friend, but a Friend will always be a Brother.
And why worry about a speck in your friend's eye when you have a log in your own?
Jesus, Luke 6:41
Encouraging Bible Verses
Bailey was the greatest person in my world. And the fact that he was my brother, my only brother,
and I had no sisters to share him with, was such good fortune that it made me want to live a Christian
life just to show God that I was grateful.
Maya Angelou, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
I cannot lead you into battle. I do not give you laws or administer
justice but I can do something else - I can give my heart and my
these old islands and to all the peoples of our brotherhood of nations.
No greater love hath a man than he lay down his life for his brother.
Not for millions, not for glory, not for fame. For one person,
in the dark where no one will ever know or see.
J. Michael Straczynski, Babylon 5
Imagine no possesions, I wonder if you can, no need for greed or hunger,
a brotherhood of man. Imagine all the people sharing all the world.
I guess we're really brothers, aren't we? Don't know what that means,
except it means that some of the same things we remember.
Tim O'Brien, Northern Lights
How did the 'man' Martin, find a way to go deeper
into the cause, and to continue the climb? His dream of Brotherhood,
and his vision of the promised land, suggest a unique link with God.
Richard D. Gordon, Martin And The Mountaintop
Martin Luther King Jr.
Once a brother, always a brother no matter the distance, no matter the difference and no matter the issue.
Poems about Life
We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibers connect
us with our fellow men; and among those fibers, as sympathetic threads,
our actions run as causes, and they come back to us as effects.
God, what a world, if men in street and mart felt that same
kinship of the human heart which makes them, in the face of fire and flood,
rise to the meaning of true brotherhood.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
The whole idea of compassion is based on a keen awareness of
the interdependence of all these living beings, which are all part of
one another, and all involved in one another.
The mystical bond of brotherhood makes all men brothers.
If you really believe in the brotherhood of man,
and you want to come into its fold, you've got to let everyone else in, too.
Oscar Hammerstein II
You cannot see brotherhood; neither can you hear it nor taste it.
But you can feel it a hundred times a day. It is the pat on the back when
things look gloomy. It is the smile of encouragement when the way
seems hard. It is the helping hand when the burden becomes unbearable.
Peter E. Terzick
Words of Encouragement
The brotherhood of man is usually thought of as something unattainable,
the vision of a dreamer. The truth is that brotherhood exists now
and has always existed.
The brotherhood of man is here. It is not a fancy but a fact.
It is not a dream but a reality.
Brotherly love is the bond of brotherhood.
Lailah Gifty Akita
Have Love. Not love alone for one, but man as man they brother call;
and scatter like the circling sun thy charities on all.
Johann Von Schiller
Blessed is the servant who loves his brother as much when he is sick
and useless as when he is well and can be of service to him.
And blessed is he who loves his brother as well when he is afar off as
when he is by his side, and who would say nothing behind his back he
might not, in love, say before his face.
St. Francis of Assisi
My dear brother, just address us as your brethren in Christ. We have no
higher honor than that.
Dr. Harry A. Ironside
As God's children, we are all brothers and sisters in His eyes.
Let us demonstrate that by helping each other.
In living with others on this earth we need at last to recognize the
reality of brotherhood. We are brothers. We share a common fate.
A smile or a tear has not nationality; joy and sorrow speak alike to all
nations, and they, above all the confusion of tongues, proclaim the
brotherhood of man.
There is a destiny that makes us brothers: None goes his way alone:
All that we send into the lives of others Comes back into our own.
While it is not true that there is a universal brotherhood of man, it is quite
biblical to say that there is a universal neighborhood. However, it requires
only a slight shift to move from the idea of universal neighborhood
to that of universal brotherhood.
R.C. Sproul, The Prayer of the Lord
You my brother have always been a support in my life, you have always
had encouraging words for me as a child and now into our adult years.
I know I can always
count on you being there. What would I ever do without you!
Brothers aren't simply close; brothers are knit together.
Brothers have independence yet have unseverable bonds.
Brothers endure self issues alone yet come together for
encouragement or solace.
Brothers develop singular careers
and interests but never sway from their care and love for each other.
When we pray for our brothers God hears us, and He will do
on their behalf what we could never do for them in our own strength.
Never forget that your prayer will have effects in their lives that
you may never know.
Paula Casill, My Brother's Keeper
If I had one wish for you this Christmas Season, I would wish that the
love of God and the brotherhood we all share be with you.
When we turn to one another for counsel we reduce the number of
Mankind affirms the greatness of God. And we affirm the greatness of God
with our confidence. We have a big God and if we live up to a big God, which means generosity
and brotherhood and kindness and goodwill, this big God will make big and confident people and a big and confident society of people who know their God.
Norman Vincent Peale, Confidence
This is how we know what love is: Jesus Christ laid down his life for us.
And we ought to lay down our lives for our brothers and sisters.
1 John 3:16
Words of Faith
I placed you in my heart since you were born.
You are the best gift ever that I've gotten from our parents.
I'm so lucky to have you as my younger brother.
Sam Dawn, Get Well Soon Quotes
Spiritualists could observe the spirit world, take notes, and apply these
observations to the material world. From the spirits, Spiritualists
gained "a code of governance" that guaranteed freedom on earth.
Spiritualism taught that humans on earth were not alone,
and the spirits who guided them lived in harmonious societies built
on fraternal brotherhood.
Emily Suzanne Clark, A Luminous Brotherhood
in Nineteenth-Century New Orleans
There is no prior period of change that remotely resembles what humanity
is about to experience. We have gone through revolutionary periods of
change before, but none as powerful or as pregnant with the fraternal twins
- peril and opportunity - as the ones that are beginning to unfold.
Al Gore, The Future: Six Drivers of Global Change
Brotherhood of humankind are those ideas of harmonious living that
cannot be catalogued without compassion, love and freedom.
Each person that is a component of brotherhood gives beyond
that which can be conceived to be selfish; that which puts the
other before one's own yearnings or needs. It is this undying
combination of watching out for another and the quest for
conciliation that makes each person a unifying force.