We should all lend a helping hand to those in need as we are all
brothers and sisters.
"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."
Brotherhood means living peaceably together and to help and love one another.
Quotes to Live By
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
When man will treat his fellow man as man should treat his neighbor,
Then every man will have in full the product of his labor.
A. C. Shaw, The Millennium
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
"There is the sky, which is all men's together."
Euripides (412 B.C.)
If you can't feed a hundred people, then feed just one.
We have flown the air like birds and swum the sea like fishes, but have yet to learn the simple act of walking the earth like brothers.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
"You cannot further the brotherhood of man by inciting class hatred. "
Christians are my brothers, Hindus are my brothers, all of them are my
brothers. We just think different and believe different.
I love you, my brother, whoever you are - whether you worship in a
church, kneel in your temple, or pray in your mosque.
You and I are children of one faith, for the diverse paths of religion
are fingers of the loving hand of the one supreme being, a hand extended
to all, offering completeness of spirit to all, eager to receive all.
Brothers in arms are brothers for life.
Clone Cadets - Star War Quotes
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.
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
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.
Queen Elizabeth II
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 possessions, I wonder if you can, no need for greed or hunger,
a brotherhood of man. Imagine all the people sharing all the world.
By practicing brotherhood, we set a good example for those around us and in return
we feel a sense of self-fulfillment for having aided a fellow human being.
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
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.
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.
The mystical bond of brotherhood makes all men brothers.
Some have never learned that every human on this earth is equal to every other one.
This is the secret of brotherhood.
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.
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
If one wanted to begin a great act of brotherhood and love, he should first of all look
at himself to see if he has any hidden hatred or jealousy toward anyone. He should
put himself to the test, and see if he accepts people for what they are, disregarding race,
creed, and national origin.
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.
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
Brotherly love is the bond of brotherhood.
Lailah Gifty Akita
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.
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
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.
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.
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
When we turn to one another for counsel we reduce the number of
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
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.
You cannot contribute anything to the ideal condition of mind
and heart known as Brotherhood, however much you preach, posture,
or agree, unless you live it.
Actions Speak Louder Than Words
Brotherhood is the very price and condition of man's survival.
Carlos P. Romulo
Quote of The Day
I believe in the brotherhood of all men, but I don't believe in wasting
brotherhood on anyone who doesn't want to practice it with me.
Brotherhood is a two-way street.
"Sooner or later all the people of the world will have to discover a way to live together in peace, and thereby transform this pending cosmic elegy into a creative psalm of brotherhood. If this is to be achieved, man must evolve
for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love."
Martin Luther King Jr., Acceptance Speech for Nobel Peace Prize
May the birth of Christ the Saviour renew hearts, awaken the desire
to build a future of greater fraternity and solidarity, and bring joy and
hope to everyone.
Pope Francis, Christmas message for 2017
"The Bible teaches brotherly love; to show love means to act in that
way. It is not enough to say the words our actions must demonstrate
our love for each other."
"The universal brotherhood of man is our most precious possession,
what there is of it."
Short Positive Quotes
It's not by chance that the word community contains unity. Our possibility
is rooted in the very word. For community is an ever-potent seed waiting for our effort and care to animate what we have in common, so we can share our understanding and experience in our time on Earth.
Mark Nepo, More Together Than Alone
"In the progress of personality, first comes a declaration of independence,
then a recognition of interdependence.
"The world is now too small for anything but brotherhood."
Arthur Powell Davies
"There is no brotherhood of man without the fatherhood of God."
H. M. Field
Famous Quotes about Life
"Whoever in prayer can say, 'Our Father', acknowledges and should
feel the brotherhood of the whole race of mankind."
"We may have all come on different ships, but we're in the same boat now."
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Funny Quotes about Life
"We live in a world that has narrowed into a neighborhood before it has
broadened into a brotherhood."
Lyndon Baines Johnson
"Help one another, is part of the religion of sisterhood."
Louisa May Alcott
You cannot pray the Lord's Prayer and pray not for another,
For when you ask for daily bread, you must include thy brother.
Author Unknown, Praying The Lord's Prayer
"During times of disaster sorrow brings people together in a spirit of friendship,
and influences man to recognize the blessings of becoming his brother's
Napoleon Hill, You Can Work Your Own Miracles
The brotherhood of man is shown by us all living on this planet.
However, the greed of man means not all share in its wealth. If only there was more generosity in this world we may experience true brotherhood.
Are we not all brothers and sisters. Therefore, should we not extend
the love of brotherhood in all we do."
Short Love Quotes
If God is thy father, man is thy brother.
It is both comforting and challenging to realize that no one person can
wrestle from the Earth the song of how we can survive together,
and no one voice can sing that chorus. We need each other more than ever.
Mark Nepo, More Together Than Alone
"Grant us brotherhood, not only for this day but for all our years -
a brotherhood not of words but of acts and deeds."
Stephen Vincent Benet
"The World is my country, all mankind are my brethren,
and to do good is my religion."
"Brotherhood is not just a Bible word. Out of comradeship
can come and will come the happy life for all."
"Until you have become really, in actual fact, as brother to everyone,
brotherhood will not come to pass."
Great Quotes about Life
"Our most basic common link is that we all inhabit this planet.
We all breathe the same air. We all cherish our children's future.
And we are all mortal."
John F. Kennedy
"You may call for peace as loudly as you wish, but where there is
no brotherhood there can in the end be no peace."