Even thought you are my little sister, your hugs during the difficult
times in my life, have been like a hug from God.
Life and Struggles
"But whenever she thanks the givers for favors great and small,
she thinks of the good little sister who gave her more than they all."
"When we were younger we were quick to place the blame
but now we are older and only want to help each other in any way we can."
Theodore W. Higginsworth
"A young lady's most natural ally is her sister although sometimes
our own relatives are as inscrutable to us as an antipodean."
"Growing up you sometimes got the blame for things I did,
but you always loved me not matter what. Now that I am older
you my sister I am grateful for."
"There is no time like the old time, when you and I were young!"
Oliver Wendell Holmes
The closeness between sisters who have grown up together,
even when there’s a significant age spread, is a very special kind.
Lorraine Bodger, I'm the Pretty One, You're the Smart One
You have been with me since childhood. You have witnessed so
many of my transformations, and the best ones you were part of.
Rica V. Gadi, Thank You, Sis
Growing apart doesn't change the fact that for a long time we grew
side by side; our roots will always be tangled. I'm glad for that.
Quotes about Change
A little sister you once were, but now a great friend you are!
Memories of Christmas past make me smile when I think of you little Sis.
We would shake, try to peak, and you were always the one who got caught.
But now Christmas means so much more and I am so thankful for the
blessing of a Sister like you!
It is okay for me to tease my little sister, but no one else teases her
otherwise they answer to me.
"An older sister is a friend and defender - a listener, conspirator,
a counselor and a sharer of delights. And sorrows too."
A big sister is always older no matter how many birthdays you have!
Happy Birthday Sister
My first job is big sister and I take that very seriously.
Every girl needs the wisdom and safety that can come from heartfelt
and honest conversations with a big sister - one who has already
the many challenges of life, made hard decisions, known heartbreak, and learned from the mistakes she has made in her own life.
If I was to give you three words to describe my big sister: encourager, supporter, and amazing!
Words of Encouragement
Although she remembers with regret that she was mean to me
when we were very small, what I remember is that I had a big sister
I could count on for just about anything.
Linda Hale Bucklin, Come Rain or Come Shine
My major influence was my ten-years-older sister.
When I was growing up and I was starting to have new experiences - getting
married, starting a family, having babies - it felt really nice to have
older sisters that I could share with and get advice from and feel part of a bigger family.
Geoffrey Greif, Adult Sibling Relationships
You were my inspiration, if you could do it, I knew I could do it!!
A big sister is like having a second Mother. She is always watching out for you and telling you what to do.
Sisters are special, from young ones to old. God gave me a sister.
More precious than gold.
I learned many life lessons from watching my big sister make mistakes!
I was not the perfect big sister, I made mistakes and did a lot of things
wrong, but my love for you was always strong.
"But however you might rebel, there was no shedding them.
They were your responsibility and there was no one to relieve you of them.
They called you Sis. All your life people called you Sis, because that was
what you were, or what you became - big sister, helpful sister,
the one upon whom everyone depended, the one they all came to for everything from help with homework to a sliver under the fingernail."