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Quotes About Brothers

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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


Never make a companion equal to a brother.  ~ Hesiod


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


A brother is a friend provided by nature.  ~ Legouve Pere



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


Brothers and sisters are as close as hands and feet.  ~ Vietnamese proverb


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


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


There's no other love like the love for a brother.
There's no other love like the love from a brother.  ~ Astrid Alauda


What strange creatures brothers are!  ~ Jane Austen


A Sympathetic friend can be quite as dear as a brother.  ~ Homer


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


After a girl is grown, her little brothers - now her protectors - seem like big brothers.  ~ Terri Guillemets


We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.  ~ Martin Luther King Jr.


When brothers agree, no fortress is so strong as their common life.  ~ Antisthenes


The highlight of my childhood was making my brother laugh so hard that food came out his nose.  ~ Garrison Keillor


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


Help your brother's boat across, and your own will reach the shore.  ~ Hindu Proverb


A brother is a friend God gave you;
A friend is a brother your heart chose. ~ Proverb