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480 Brother Quotes For Your Favorite Sibling In Your Life

Is there anything in the world quite like a bond between brothers? When you have a brother, you know someone will always have your back and life will never be boring, you learn to share, and as you grow older, you realize that thanks to them, you now have so many precious childhood memories. Our brothers play a big role in our lives. At times, we hate them, yet we love them. But as we age, our brothers become a source of strength—someone who is always there for us no matter what. A brother is like having an irreplaceable friend, which you can share all your troubles in life, someone that will be there for you when you need them most, and that is one of the best things in the world to have.

Brother quotes can be a great way to express your love. Whether it’s for a caption, email, text message, or birthday wish, a great brother quote could be the perfect way to show your brother how much you love him. To help inspire you, check out some of the best quotes for brothers below. May these quotes on brother help you let them know that you have the greatest brother in the world, to show them you care and loved by you.

Don’t forget to also check out the collection of Sister Quotes as well as these Cousin Quotes about the beauty of family and friendship.

480 Quotes About Brothers to Celebrate Your Favorite Sibling

Top 10 Brother Quotes

“It takes two men to make one brother.” – Israel Zangwill

“My brother is one of my true heroes. Steady and sober where I am impulsive and emotional.” – Mark McKinnon

“My father used to play with my brother and me in the yard. Mother would come out and say, ‘You’re tearing up the grass’; ‘We’re not raising grass,’ Dad would reply. ‘We’re raising boys.’” – Harmon Killebrew

“My brother’s my teacher, my mentor, and we both learnt all the acting basics from our father.” – Jeff Bridges

“He is my most beloved friend and my bitterest rival, my confidant and my betrayer, my sustainer and my dependent, and scariest of all, my equal” – Gregg Levoy

“A brother is a friend god gave you; A friend is a brother your heart chose.” – Legouve Pere

“We are not only our brother’s keeper; in countless large and small ways, we are our brother’s maker.” – Bonaro Overstreet

“Sometimes being a brother is even better than being a superhero.” – Marc Brown

“There is a destiny that makes us brothers, no one goes his way alone; all that we send into the lives of others, comes back into our own.” – Edwin Markham

“Brothers don’t necessarily have to say anything to each other, they can sit in a room and be together and just be completely comfortable with each other.” – Leonardo DiCaprio

Definition Of Brother

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“A brother’s unconditional love is priceless.”

“A brothers love always protect you, A sister love always follow you.”

“A brother wronged is more unyielding than a fortified city; disputes are like the barred gates of a citadel.” – Proverbs 18:19

“A brother will drop what he’s doing to help his sister.”

“A brother will always stand by you.”

“A brother shares childhood memories and grown-up dreams.”

“A brother not born of blood can still be a brother in every other way.”

“A Brother may not be a Friend, but a Friend will always be a Brother.” – Benjamin Franklin

“A brother is someone who knows there’s something wrong even when you have the biggest smile on your face.”

“A brother is like gold and a friend is like diamond. If gold cracks you can melt it and make it just like it was before. If a diamond cracks, it can never be like it was before.” – Ali Ibn Abi Talib

“A brother is like an attack dog when his sister is bullied.”

“A brother is better than one thousand friends.”

“A brother is a special ally when facing challenges.”

“A brother is a sister’s best supporter and defender.”

“A brother is a gift to the heart, a friend to the spirit.”

“A brother is a friend given by nature” – Jean-Baptiste Legouve

“A brother can be a best friend, once he grows up, until then, he’s just a pest.”

“A brother and sister relationship is a special bond that strengthens over time.”

“A brother always has a shoulder for his sister to lean on.”

“Brother A person who is there when you need him; someone who picks you up when you fall; a person who sticks up for you when no one else will; a brother is always a friend.”

“Brother = Best Friend.”

“Brother – a person who is there when you need him; someone who picks you up when you fall; a person who sticks up for you when no one else will; a brother is always a friend.”

“Brothers will you build forts? Shoot hoops? Teach me to skip rocks? Tell me stories in the dark? Always be my best friend.”

“Brothers that say they never fight are most definitely hiding something.” – Lemony Snicket

“Brothers make the best friends.”

“Brothers in spirit a bond forever unbroken.”

“Brothers have independence yet have unseverable bonds.”

“Brothers get dirty, play catch, defend & protect, laugh, imagine, build forts, tell secrets, invent, ride bicycles, sell lemonade, catch bugs, build Lego, wrestle, have sleepovers, misbehave, play cars, day dream, climb trees, hold hands, count the stars, fight, build sandcastles; together.”

“Brothers endure self issues alone yet come together for encouragement or solace.”

“Brothers don’t let each other wander in the dark alone” – Jolene Perry

“Brothers develop singular careers and interests but never sway from their care and love for each other.”

“Brothers aren’t simply close; brothers are knit together.” – Robert Rivers

“Brothers are what best friends can never be.”

“Brothers are playmates in the beginning and best friends for life.”

“Brothers are like streetlights along the road, they don’t make distance any shorter but they light up the path and make the walk worthwhile.”

“Brothers are like glue; they stick together.”

“Brothers are children of the same parents, each of whom is perfectly normal until they get together.” – Sam Levenson

“Brothers are as close as hands and feet.” – Vietnamese Proverb

“True brothers are never blood-related. But born of the spirit.” – Lailah Gifty Akita

Best Brother Quotes

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“A person who is there when you need him; someone who picks you up when you fall; a person who sticks up for you when no one else will; a brother is always a friend.”

“Be grateful when you older brothers growl you, and when they tell you what to do and. Beautiful they are just trying to fulfil their duty of protecting you.”

“Being his real brother I could feel I live in his shadows, but I never have and I do not now. I live in his glow.” – Michael Morpurgo

“He who has brothers has more than riches can buy.” – African proverb

“Help your brother’s boat across, and your own will reach the shore.” – Hindu Proverb

“I can get another husband but never another brother.” – Corsican proverb

“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

“The camel never sees his own hump, but that of his brother is always in his eyes.” – Moroccan proverb

“Treat your superior as a father, your equal as a brother, and your inferior as a son.” – Persian proverb

“We came into the world like brother and brother; And now let’s go hand in hand, not one before another” – William Shakespeare

“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.

“We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Well, you don’t get to do things that other children get to do, having friends and slumber parties and buddies. There were none of that for me. I didn’t have friends when I was little. My brothers were my friends.” – Michael Jackson

“When the brothers fight to the death, a stranger inherits their father’s estate.” – Ibo proverb

“When your son grows up, become his brother.” – Arabic proverb

“You need a brother, without one you’re like a person rushing to battle without a weapon.” – Arabic proverb

“Your brother is who gives you a honest advice.” – Arabic proverb

“Your brother is always the first male friend you will have in your life.” – Ritu Ghatourey

“Your siblings are the only people in the world who know what it’s like to have been brought up the way you were.” – Betsy Cohen

“Your brother will always remain your friend and be there for you when you need him the most. While people will come and go in your life, your brother will be in your heart for a lifetime.” – Ritu Ghatourey

“Children of the same family, the same blood, with the same first associations and habits, have some means of enjoyment in their power, which no subsequent connections can supply.” – Jane Austen

Inspirational Brother Quotes

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“True brothers in spirit.”

“Either men will learn to live like brothers, or they will die like beasts.” – Max Lerner

“Everyone knows that if you’ve got a brother, you’re going to fight.” – Liam Gallagher

“I want to be the white man’s brother, not his brother-in-law.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

“None of you believes until he wishes for his brother what he wishes for himself.” – Prophet Muhammad

“People are of two types: they are either your brothers in faith or your equals in humanity.” – Ali Ibn Abi Talib

“When brothers agree, no fortress is so strong as their common life.” – Antisthenes

“Who needs a superhero when you have an amazing brother to support you always.”

Short Brother Quotes

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“You are a brother like no other.”

“There’s no buddy like a brother.”

“Life is better with brothers!”

“A bad brother is far better than no brother.” – Swahili proverb

“A good friend is worth more than a bad brother.” – Croatian proverb

“A good example is far better than a good precept.” – Dwight L. Moody

“A friend who always has your back is a true brother.”

“A friend is a brother who was once a bother.”

“A trial between brothers has no winners or losers.” – Ekonda proverb

“A sympathetic friend can be quite as dear as a brother.” – Homer

“A quarrel between brothers costs soul and life.” – Swedish proverb

“As first born, brother, you hogged the best genes from Mom and Dad.”

“Bare is a brotherless behind.” – Swedish proverb

“At the narrow passage, there is no brother and no friend.” – Bedouin proverb

“Because I have a brother, I’ll always have a friend.”

“Because brothers don’t let each other wander in the dark alone.” – Jolene Perry

“Be near your brothers. Not just one, but both of them.” – Fyodor Dostoevsky

“Dear Bro, i’m not just lucky, i’m blessed to have you in my life.”

“Dear brother no one can even replace you.”

“Growing up, I revered my brother and still do.”

“Happiness is knowing that your brother is always there for you.”

“Happiness is having a younger brother who is taller than you.”

“Happiness is annoying your brother.”

“He’s not heavy; he’s my brother” – James Wells

“I am very lucky to have a brother that is more like a friend to me.”

“I am as lucky as I can be the world greatest brother belongs to me.”

“I never asked for a brother, but I’m sure glad I got one.”

“I know my friend will always be there like a true brother.”

“I have the world’s best brother.”

“If I could pick the best brother, I would pick you!”

“If you have nothing in life but a loving brother you’re rich.”

“Never make a companion equal to a brother.” – Hesiod

“Nothing can stop me from loving my brother.” – Brandy Norwood

“One who always depends on his brother will die poor.” – Swahili proverb

“Some friends are brothers who find each other.”

“Sleep is the brother of death.” – Chinese proverb

“Silence is a brother of delight.” – Arabic proverb

“Some people don’t believe in heroes. But they haven’t met my brother.”

“The greatest gift my parents ever gave me was my brother.”

“Three brothers, three fortresses.” – Portuguese proverb

“Two happy days are seldom brothers.” – Bulgarian proverb

“We Fight. We Make Up. We’re Brothers.”

“What strange creatures brothers are!” – Jane Austen

“When I had money everyone called me brother.” – Polish proverb

“When you deal with your brother, be pleasant, but get a witness.” – Hesiod

“You are a rare species – a brother who never judges me.”

“You can tell he’s your real friend when he acts like your brother.”

“You are not my friend, you are my brother, my friend.” – Jaroslaw Jarzabowski

“A sibling is the lens through which you see your childhood.” – Ann Hood

“Someone who I know, I can always depend on!”

“Siblings: Your only enemy you can’t live without.”

Funny Brother Quotes

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“I fear no man, no beast or evil, brother.” – Hulk Hogan

“Let’s go piss off our parents together.”

“Brother, that secret really wants to be set free, but for a nominal fee, I can keep it a little longer.”

“Being pretty on the inside means you don’t hit your brother and you eat all your peas – that’s what my grandma taught me.” – Lord Chesterfield

“Crazy does not run in our family, brother, so stop telling everyone that’s why you’re this way.”

“I always turn to my brother when in pain, because he’s usually the cause of it.”

“I grew up with six brothers. That’s how I learned to dance – waiting for the bathroom.” – Bob Hope

“I was a tomboy and I didn’t have a bunch of brothers but I always wanted them and so I sort of adopted a few of my great friends to be my brother.” – Olivia Wilde

“It snowed last year too: I made a snowman and my brother knocked it down and I knocked my brother down and then we had tea.” – Dylan Thomas

“It’s normal to fight with your brothers, and it’s good to tease them to give them advice.”

“She had always wanted a brother. And she had one now. Sebastian. It was like always wanting a puppy and being a hellhound instead.” – Cassandra Clare

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

“There is always a chance that he who sets himself up as his brother’s keeper will end up by being his jail-keeper.” – Eric Hoffer

“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.” – Catherine Pulsifer

“Getting in trouble together since we were in diapers.”

“I grew up with a younger brother, so I can get pretty rowdy.” – Sarah Wynter

Cute Brother Quotes

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“The best way to get a puppy is to beg for a baby brother — and they’ll settle for a puppy every time.” – Winston Pendelton

“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

“My baby brother is cute, but very messy.”

“He’s a man now but he’ll always be my baby brother to me.”

“Caring for a baby brother strengthens that sibling bond.”

“A baby brother will always have sibling protectors.”

“A baby brother wiggles into your heart and takes up permanent residence.”

“A baby brother must be taught the ways of siblings.”

“A baby brother means less sleep, crying, diaper changes, and more love.”

“A baby brother is a loyal ally for life.”

“A baby brother is a joy.”

“A baby brother is a blessing.”

“A baby brother eventually grows up to be your friend.”

“I always knew my brother was a good man, even when he was a little boy.”

“I had a brother who was my saviour, made my childhood bearable.” – Maurice Sendak

“I have an angel watching over me and i call him brother.”

“I’m mom’s favorite, my brother is mom’s second favorite.”

Brotherhood Quotes

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“When you are a member of an organization, life isn’t only about you. As part of a circle of people who depend on one another, you watch one another’s back and remain loyal to the concept of brotherhood.” – Sonny Barger

“We don’t need holy wars. What we need is tolerance and brotherhood and simple humanity.” – Arlen Specter

“The world is now too small for anything but brotherhood.” – A. Powell Davies

“The universal brotherhood of man is our most precious possession.” – Mark Twain

“The practice of charity will bind us – will bind all men in one great brotherhood.” – Conrad Hilton

“The mystical bond of brotherhood makes all men brothers.” – Thomas Carlyle

“The crest and crowning of all good, life’s final star, is brotherhood.” – Edwin Markham

“The beauty of genuine brotherhood and peace is more precious than diamonds or silver or gold.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Love is the bond of brotherhood.” – Lailah Gifty Akita

“In death as in life, we stand together, always a family, always a team. The brotherhood never dies.” – Marcus Luttrell

“If we desire a society in which men are brothers, then we must act towards one another with brotherhood. If we can build such a society, then we would have achieved the ultimate goal of human freedom.” – Bayard Rustin

“If the whole of mankind is to be united into one brotherhood, all obstacles must be removed so that men, all over the surface of the globe, should be as children playing in a garden.” – Maria Montessori

“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.” – Malcolm X

“Honor all people, love the brotherhood, fear God, honor the king.” – 1 Peter 2:17

“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

“Good brotherhood is the best wealth.” – Russian proverb

“Equality lies only in human moral dignity… Let there be brothers first, then there will be brotherhood, and only then will there be a fair sharing of goods among brothers.” – Fyodor Dostoyevsky

“Brotherhood means… I will always come for you no matter the cost.”

“Brotherhood means laying down your life for somebody, really willing to sacrifice yourself for somebody else.” – Tim Hetherington

“Brotherhood is the very price and condition of man’s survival.” – Carlos P. Romulo

“Brotherhood is not just a Bible word. Out of comradeship can come and will come the happy life for all.” – Heywood Broun

“A mystic bond of brotherhood makes all men one.” – Thomas Carlyle

“Brother: a person who’s there when you need him, someone who picks you up when you fall, a person who sticks up for you when no one else will, a brother is always a friend.”

“Brother, you may not always get what you want, but knowing you, you always want what you get.”

“Brother, you got the best of genes of our parents.”

“Brother, you are so lucky because you have really cool siblings.”

“Brother, you are one-of-a-kind and I’m lucky to be your sibling.”

“Brother, the day you were born is a day I’ll always celebrate!”

“Ambitious. Caring. Positive. Strong. Helpful. Awesome. Reliable. Because I have a brother, I will always have a friend.”

“As we grew up, my brothers acted like they didn’t care, but I always knew they looked out for me and were there.” – Catherine Pulsifer

“Dear brother I am tagging you here, So remember you are not to allowed to leave me. Not now, not ever.”

“Dear brother, I can’t lose you. Because if ever did, I’d have lost my best friend, my soul mate, My smile, My laugh, My everything.”

“Half the time when brothers wrestle, it’s just an excuse to hug each other.” – James Patterson

“I believe that we must reach our brother, never toning down our fundamental oppositions, but meeting him when he asks to be met, with a reason for the faith that is in us, as well as with a loving sympathy for them a brothers.” – Dorothy Day

“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

“I sought my soul, but my soul I could not see. I sought my God, but my God eluded me. I sought my brother and I found all three.”

“I’ve been blessed to have a brother like you. You’re my pal, my buddy and my best friend too. And it means a lot having a brother like you.”

“Once a brother, always a brother, no matter the distance, no matter the difference and no matter the issue.” – Byron Pulsifer

“The bond that binds us is beyond choice. We are brothers. We are brothers in what we share.” – Ursula K. Le Guin

“There is a destiny which makes us brothers; none goes his way alone. All that we send into the lives of others comes back into our own.” – Edwin Markham

“You and I are brothers. Always remember that if you fall, I will pick you up… after I finish laughing.”

“And when he died, I suddenly realized I wasn’t crying for him at all, but for the things he did. I cried because he would never do them again.” – Ray Bradbury

“Having lots of siblings is like having built-in best friends.” – Kim Kardashian

“If you want to do really important things in life and big things in life, you can’t do anything by yourself. And your best teams are your friends and your siblings.” – Deepak Chopra

“It was nice growing up with someone like you — someone to lean on, someone to count on… someone to tell on.”

“Mum used to say we were the same soul split in two and walking around on four legs. It seems unnatural being born together and then dying apart.” – Melodie Ramone

“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

“Sibling relationships outlast marriages, survive the death of parents, resurface after quarrels that would sink any friendship. They flourish in a thousand incarnations of closeness and distance, warmth, loyalty and distrust.”

“Siblings: children of the same parents, each of whom is perfectly normal until they get together.” – Sam Levenson

“Siblings that say they never fight are most definitely hiding something.” – Lemony Snicket

“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

“This union has been divided in like a civil war – brother against brother – sister against sister. And I’m pulling it together. We’ve already seen evidence of that in New York, in Pennsylvania, in California. The first thing is we have to get on the same page. We have to be united in one cause.” – James P. Hoffa

“TWhen my brother passed away… I made a decision that I might die soon, and if I die, I want people to know who I really am.” – Leslie Jones

Big Brother Quotes

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“My big brother is the best.”

“I don’t need a superhero I have a big brother.”

“I always looked up to my big brother, and I still do.”

“Happy Birthday, big brother, you’re my favorite person!”

“Big pain with a big heart, that’s my big brother.”

“Big brother’s always watching.”

“Wishing my big brother a big happy birthday!”

“Big Brother is watching… look busy.” – Brandon Boyd

“Big Brother is watching you.” – George Orwell

“My big brother’s not perfect (obviously, because my parents had me after), but I still love him.”

“My big brother still thinks he’s a better singer than me.” – Rod Stewart

“Without my big brother I probably literally wouldn’t be here.” – Mikey Way

“The best thing about having a big brother is you always have someone to do something for you.”

“My protector and my nemesis all rolled into one: My big brother.”

“I’m happy if everybody else is. I’m a big brother, the oldest. If you’re happy and I’m not, I’m cool with that. If I’m happy and you’re not, I’m sad.” – Chris Rock

“I wouldn’t let my big brother do anything stupid… alone.”

“I lost count of all the noogies he gave me, but I still love my big brother.”

Little Brother Quotes

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“We’ve been wrecking house ever since the day you were both, love you little brother.”

“Older siblings always feel the need to protect little brothers.”

“Older brother pave the way for little brothers.”

“No one messes with my little brother, except me!”

“My little brother = my shadow.”

“Mess with my little brother and I’ll beat you up.”

“Little brothers just want to be included.”

“Little brothers have older siblings to look out for them.”

“Little brothers are sweet innocents who adore their older brothers.”

“Little brothers are like angels who haven’t sprouted their wings.”

“Little brothers always want to be like their older brothers.”

“If you want to know how your girl will treat you after marriage, just listen to her talking to her little brother.” – Sami Levenson

“I wish I could say I see my little brother more. We used to fight all the time but now that I don’t see him very often I cherish the time I have with him.” – Zac Efron

“I walked so my little brother could fly.”

“I thought everything was fine. And then my little brother arrived. And then things became perfect.”

“I love my mini-me aka my little brother.”

“Hold my hand big sister all the years through, Hold my hand little brother for I will always love and protect you.”

“Happy Birthday, little brother.”

“Ain’t nobody else like me, except this guy, because he’s my little brother.”

“A tag-along, little brothers want to be with their older brother.”

“A little brother is your biggest fan.”

“The younger brother hath the more wit.” – Alexander Pope

“The younger brother must help to pay for the pleasures of the elder.” – Jane Austen

“Younger brothers always have a special place in their sibling’s heart.”

Brother Quotes Bible

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“Look how good and how pleasant it is when brothers live together in unity!” – Psalm 133:1

“Moreover if your brother shall trespass against you, go and tell him his fault between you and him alone.” – Matthew 18:15

“You must not hate your brother in your heart. You must surely reprove your fellow citizen so that you do not incur sin on account of him.” – Leviticus 19:17

“Let brotherly love continue.” – Hebrews 13:1

“Hatred stirs up strife, but love covers all transgressions.” – Proverbs 10:12

“Finally, all of you must live in harmony, be sympathetic, love as brothers, and be compassionate and humble.” – 1 Peter 3:8

“Everyone who hates his brother is a murderer, and you know that no murderer has eternal life present in him.” – 1 John 3:15

“But if anyone has the world’s goods and sees his brother in need, yet closes his heart against him, how does God’s love abide in him?” – 1 John 3:17

“A man with many friends can still be ruined, but a true friend sticks closer than a brother.” – Proverbs 18:24

“Be devoted to one another in brotherly love; give preference to one another in honor.” – Romans 12:10

“A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for a time of adversity.” – Proverbs 17:17

“God is our neighbour when our brother is absent.” – Swahili proverb

“God blesses him who helps his brother.” – Ahmad Shah Massood

Brother And Sister Quotes

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“Brothers love always protects you, A sister loves always follows you.”

“Brothers and sisters separated by distance joined by love.” – Chuck Danes

“Brothers and sisters peas in a pod, bumps on a log, bugs in a rug, birds of a feather, partners in crime, friends forever.”

“Brothers and sisters are as close as hands and feet.” – Vietnamese Proverb

“Brothers are just born to disturb 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” – Maya Angelou

“That’s the function of big brothers… to help their little sisters when their worlds are collapsing.” – Susan Beth Pfeffer

“Your brother and sister, if you have them, are the brother and sister you know best. They may not be the ones you like the best. They may not be the most interesting, but they are the closest and probably the clearest to you.” – James Salter

“You must recognize that the way to get the good out of your brother and your sister is not to return evil for evil.” – Louis Farrakhan

“Whatever you do they will love you; even if they don’t love you they are connected to you till you die. You can be boring and tedious with sisters, whereas you have to put on a good face with friends.” – Deborah Moggach

“What brothers say to tease their sisters has nothing to do with what they really think of them.” – Esther Friesner

“We should all lend a helping hand to those in need as we are all brothers and sisters.” – Catherine Pulsifer

“We are taught you must blame your father, your sisters, your brothers, the school, the teachers – but never blame yourself. It’s never your fault. But it’s always your fault, because if you wanted to change you’re the one who has got to change.” – Katharine Hepburn

“We are brothers and sisters. We are one sacred family.” – Lailah Gifty Akita

“Until blacks and whites see each other as brother and sister, we will not have parity. It’s very clear.” – Maya Angelou

“To the outside world we all grow old. But not to brothers and sisters. We know each other as we always were. We know each other’s hearts. We share private family jokes. We remember family feuds and secrets, family griefs and joys. We live outside the touch of time.” – Clara Ortega

“There can be no companion better than a brother and there can be no friend better than a sister.”

“The mildest, drowsiest sister has been known to turn tiger if her sibling is in trouble.” – Clara Ortega

“The invisible ties between sisters and brothers are the strongest bond.”

“Sometimes being a big sister is even better than being a princess.”

“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

“Sister and brother love is forever.”

“Our brothers and sisters are there with us from the dawn of our personal stories to the inevitable dusk” – Susan Scarf Merrell

“Only a brother can love like a father, annoy like a sister, care like a mother & support like a friend.”

“Once we meet and talk, we are brothers and sisters.” – Japanese proverb

“No life’s worth more than any other, no sister worth less than any brother.” – Michael Franti

“My sister was drowning in the ocean once, and my brother and I dove in and saved her. True story. She owes us her life. It’s great leverage; we abuse it all the time!” – Matt Barr

“My family is everything. I am what I am thanks to my mother, my father, my brother, my sister… because they have given me everything. The education I have is thanks to them.” – Ronaldinho

“Keep on loving one another as brothers and sisters.” – Hebrews 13:1

“It’s National Siblings Day, so I just wanted to let you know you are lucky to have me as a sister.”

“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

“It is a sister’s job to annoy her brother, no matter how old they are.”

“If your brother or sister sins, go and point out their fault, just between the two of you. If they listen to you, you have won them over.” – Matthew 18:15

“If you have a brother or sister, tell them you love them every day – that’s the most beautiful thing. I told my sister how much I loved her every day. That’s the only reason I’m OK right now.” – Amaury Nolasco

“If you age with somebody, you go through so many roles – you’re lovers, friends, enemies, colleagues, strangers; you’re brother and sister.” – That’s what intimacy is, if you’re with your soulmate.” – Cate Blanchett

“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

“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.” – Trey Parker

“I love you, you were there for me, you protected me, and most of all, you loved me. We’d fight, scream, and argue, but, under it all, is a love. That only exists, in a brother, and a sister.”

“I have a wonderful shelter, which is my family. I have a wonderful relationship with my brother and sister; this makes me feel that I know always where I belong.” – Jose Carreras

“I had a really wonderful upbringing. We were a tight family. It was wonderful to grow up with so many siblings. We were all just a year or two apart, and we were always so supportive of each other. I learned everything from my older brother and sister and taught it to my younger sisters.”

“How to cultivate brother and sister love.”

“He’s her rock, She’s his inspiration, He’s her balance, She’s his support, He’s her wind, She’s his calm, He’s her anchor, She’s his wing, They are sister and brother.”

“Growing up, I had a very normal relationship with my brother and sister. But, over time, they became my best friends, and now I hang out with them all the time. I’m very close to them.” – Logan Lerman

“From the time we’re born, our brothers and sisters are our collaborators and coconspirators, our role models and our cautionary tales” – Jeffrey Kluger

“Every person whether he is Hindu, Muslim or Buddhist, he is my brother, my sister.” – Mother Teresa

“Do you know what friendship is… it is to be brother and sister; two souls which touch without mingling, two fingers on one hand.” – Victor Hugo

“Being sister and brother means being there for each other.”

“Being brother and sister means being there for each other.”

“Being a big sister is to love your brother, even if he does not want it or love you in return.”

“An older brother is a godsend for his sister.”

“All are brothers and sisters. All are one, be alike to everyone. That is unity.” – Sathya Sai Baba

“A sin against a brother or sister is an offence against the gods.” – African proverb

“Brother and sister, together as friends, ready to face whatever life sends. Joy and laughter or tears and strife, holding hands tightly as we dance through life.” – Suzie Huitt

“Girls can survive without a boyfriend but they can’t survive without a brother.”

“I grew up with an older brother, and the bond between siblings is unlike anything else, and it can be a real journey to accept what that bond is once you both mature into it. Because it’s not always what you want. It’s not always what you expect. It’s not always what you imagined or hoped. But it’s one of the most important things in the world.” – Ben Schnetzer

Brother Missing Quotes

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“To my brother in heaven. I love you so much and I miss you every single day of my life.”

“Sometimes, when one person is missing, the whole world seems depopulated.” – Lamartine

“I hated Chris, my brother. I would pull his hair and kick him, until one day my father gave him permission to fight back. I’ll be apologizing to him for the rest of my life.” – Stevie Nicks

“I don’t miss you and you alone, I miss you and me together.”

“How you can already miss someone when you are in the same room with them, I have no idea. But I do.” – Karen Harrington

I Love My Brother Quotes

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“My brother, Someone who I know, I can always depend on.”

“My brother personifies all the good things we were taught as kids.”

“My brother may not always be by my side but he is always in my heart.”

“My brother is worth a thousand of your friend.” – Cersei Lannister

“My brother is the only enemy I can’t live without.”

“My brother is the best person I know.”

“My brother is really, really slow.” – Usain Bolt

“My brother is my only best friend. No one can replace him.”

“My brother is my hero!”

“My brother is my best friend.” – Erinn Smart

“My brother is a wonderful guy who treats everyone fairly.”

“My brother is a great role model.”

“My brother has the best sister ever.”

“My brother has an awesome sister. True story.”

“My brother from the same mother.”

“My brother Bob doesn’t want to be in government – he promised Dad he’d go straight.” – John F. Kennedy

“Brother…. without your love, I.m like a tree that can never blossom.”

“Your brother will never say he loves you. But he loves you more thane anyone else in the world.”

“Will you be there for him if he needs you? Of course. Should you love him without question? Absolutely.” – David Levithan

“Will never say he loves you but he loves you more than anything in the world.”

“Time and again, we’re asked to discover, through love and suffering, that we are at heart the same.” – Mark Nepo

“There’s no stronger love than the love for a brother. For me, you are the most important person.”

“There’s no other love like the love for a brother. There’s no other love like the love from a brother.” – Astrid Alauda

“There is no love like the love for a brother. There is no love like the love of a brother.” – Astrid Alauda

“There is a little boy inside the man who is my brother… Oh, how I hated that little boy. And how I love him too.” – Anna Quindlen

“The person who has always taken care of me for who I am and loved me the most, my brother.”

“The love of a brother is like having a second dad, just much younger.”

“Son, brother, father, lover, friend. There is room in the heart for all the affections, as there is room in heaven for all the stars.” – Victor Hugo

“Something tells me I’m going to love him forever.”

“Siblings (n.) a combination of a best friend and a pain in the neck. They might be the most annoying people around you but you still love them endlessly.”

“Sending love to the person who’s had my back from day one.”

“Once you love someone, they stay in your heart forever.” – Nita (Brother Bear, Disney)

“No one picked me on me, except for you, Love you big bro!”

“No matter how many times you tattled on me, I still love you, lil bro.”

“Never underestimate the love between brothers.”

“Love this big guy.”

“Love my brother bear.”

“Love between brothers is messy, loud, rough, sweet, fierce, fun, unique, forever.”

“Looking out for yours truly ever since I was born, love you big bro!”

“’Locker’ for my all secrets.’Bodyguard’ for my problems. ‘Power bank’ of my energy. ‘Protector’ of my smile.’Hater’ of my tear & My favorite forever. Love you, Brother.”

“It’s no mystery why I love my brother. Simply put, he’s just 100% a good guy!”

“I love you, my brother, whoever you are – whether you worship in a church, kneel in your temple, or pray in your mosque.” – Kahlil Gibran

“I love my brothers.”

“I love my brother’s compassion; he’s even kind to insects.”

“I love my brother; he calls me every day.”

“I love my brother. He is simply amazing and I just couldn’t imagine my life without him.”

“I love my brother that is in heaven.”

“I love my brother simply because he’s my brother.”

“I love my brother because he’s considerate and kind.”

“I always fight with my brother. This is our way of saying “I love you.”

“He pinched her she slapped him. That’s how bro and sis show their love.”

“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

“As the ocean has no end, So does my love for you.”

“As sure as the sun will rise every morning and set in the evening just the same, I will love you all the days of my life.” – Fawn Weaver

“All the world’s loves in its unworldliness” – Robert Browning

“I don’t want to be your hero. I want to be your brother. You know, I want to be your family member. I want to be your equal.” – Tom Shadyac

“The happiest days of my youth were when my brother and I would run through the woods and feel quite safe” – Rachel Weisz

Happy Birthday Brother Quotes

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“Happy Birthday To My Brother! Today is all about you, it’s a day to celebrate all that you have accomplished over the years and just how awesome you really are. Have a fantastic day!”

“Happy Birthday. Cheers to you, brother! I hope you look back on this last year of life proudly. Can’t wait to see what you accomplish in the year ahead!”

“To the man who has the proverbialn all, I wish for him today to have a ball, A party, a shindig, a bright celebration, A gathering of friends that will bring him elation! HAPPY BIRTHDAY, my brother.”

“Happy Birthday Brother. Having you for a brother feels better than scoring a hole-in-one! I hope you get to spend your special day around the people you love the most, doing the activities you enjoy the most. Wishing you another year of good health!”

“Happy Birthday Brother! You are the biggest gift that I will cherish for the rest of my life.”

“Happy Birthday Brother! Cannot explain how lucky I am to get a dependable elder brother like you.”

“Happy Birthday To My Awesome Brother. To my brother who could always handle anything! Thanks for being there for me over all these years.”

“Happy Birthday. To my brother who I have created so many fond memories with over the years. Thank you for all the fun and adventurous times. Have a fantastic day!”

“Happy Birthday. To my wonderful brother on his birthday! Thinking of you today on your special day and sending cheerful wishes your way. I hope you have a great celebration and that the year ahead brings much happiness, success, and everything else you are wishing for.”

“For My Brother, Happy Birthday. Every birthday gets a little more special. Maybe that’s because family gets more important as we get older. Today it’s especially important that you know how much I love having you as a brother.”

“Happy Birthday Brother! I hope when you close your eyes and blow out your candles today you receive everything you wish for! I love you!”

“Happy Birthday Bro. I appreciate you so much and I could not have asked for a better brother. Thanks for all the big and little things you have done for me throughout the years. Have a fun and exciting birthday, along with a great year!”

“Happy BIRTHDAY to my Cool Brother! Wishing you a carefree and memorable birthday that’s filled with all the things that you love in life.”

“Happy Birthday. To My Superstar Brother! Wishing you an outstanding birthday and a winning year! I hope you keep reaching for the stars and achieving your goals. You are truly an inspiration to our family.”

“Happy Birthday To My Brother That I Admire! Have an exceptional birthday and a sensational year, my dear brother.”

“Happy Birthday to my very first friend, my brother!”

“Happy Birthday To My Brother. You’re thought of every day of the year, but none more than now that your special day is here.”

“Happy Birthday. Wishing you an extra spectacular birthday and letting you know that our relationship means a lot to me, and always will. Love you!”

“Happy Birthday. Hey Brother, It’s your big day today, hope you are ready to do some major celebrating! Have a fantastic time no matter what you end up doing!”

“Happy Birthday To My Brother. Thank you for being my built-in best friend for life. Enjoy your special day! It only comes once a year!”

“Happy Birthday. Get ready to have a fun celebration because today is your special day, Brother.”

“Happy Birthday Brother. Here’s to a car full of roses and another year full of adventure! Have the best day ever!”

“Happy Birthday To You. It’s time to celebrate, brother! Sending love and birthday wishes your way to help you start your big day!”

“Happy Birthday Brother! As you blow out your birthday candles, may God bless you with a bright, healthy and happy future!”

“Happy Birthday, Brother! You’ve always been kind and thoughtful, with a loving heart. You’re thought of every single day, but especially today.”

“Happy Birthday. To My Cool Brother! Thanks for all the super fun times, great conversations, and wonderful memories! You truly are the best brother ever. Hope you have an awesome day.”

“Happy Birthday, Brother. No matter how old you get, you’ll always be little squirt to me.”

“Happy Birthday. To My Fun Brother! Hoping that all your birthday wishes come true this year. You are a wonderful brother and I wish the best for you always.”

“Happy Birthday Brother. Pop some champagne and let’s you toast to you! Love you, brother!”

“To my awesome brother, HAPPY BIRTHDAY! Today we celebrate you! I hope this year brings everything you wish for and more!”

“To my brother, a true gentleman, Happy Birthday. I look up to you so much, brother, thank you for being such a positive influence in my life. Wishing you all the best today and always!”

“Happy Birthday, it is an honor to call you brother!”

“Happy Birthday To My Terrific Brother! Wishing you a fun-filled day and a memorable year ahead!”

“Happy Birthday, brother, you’re the one person I trust with my life.”

“To My Little Brother! I will always cherish our childhood memories and I’m thankful for the great relationship we have today. Wishing you a terrific day!”

“Happy Birthday. The sky is the limit for how much fun you can have today, my dear brother! Wishing you a very memorable day!”

“Happy Birthday To My Awesome Brother! A toast to you, for the brilliant, funny, thoughtful person you are. With each year that passes, I love you even more. Have a great day, brother.”

“Happy Birthday! Dear brother, I’m lucky to count you not only as my brother, but as my role model and my friend.”

“Happy Birthday. On the road of life, you’ve just passed another milestone. All the memories in the rearview mirror look wonderful, but what you’re headed toward..looks even brighter! Enjoy yourself today, brother, you deserve all the finer things in life!”

“Brother, you just keep getting better with every Birthday.”

“Happy Birthday. On my brother’s birthday I am making a wish, that we always remain inseparable like water and fish. Happy Birthday!”

“Happy Birthday to my superstar brother! To the man who can do it all, it’s time for you to kick back and take a load off! You’re an everyday hero to me and countless others. Wishing you plenty of love today!”

“Hey! Happy Birthday Brother. Wishing you a wonderful birthday, dear brother.”

“Happy Birthday. Let’s relive all our happiest times, brother. You get the drinks, and I’ll get the limes. It’s going to take some time.”

“Happy Birthday. To my brother, with or without a cape, you are still my hero! Thanks for always watching out for me over the years. Wishing you a super birthday!”

“Happy Birthday. Wishing you a fantastic birthday, dear brother! This day only arrives once a year, so make sure to have fun and enjoy the celebration!”

“Happy Birthday Brother. You’ve had my back since the day we became siblings! I care so much about you, and am wishing you the most fun day ever! Keep smiling!”

“Another year, another wrinkle! Brother Happy Birthday.”

“Hey Brother, birthdays are an excuse to go and have some fun! So take advantage of this special day and have the time of your life. Wishing you an unforgettable day!”

“To My Sweet Brother, Happy Birthday. You were my first friend, and you’re still my best friend. I think of you every day, but especially today.”

“You’re the life of every party, the classiest guy around, and truly one of my best friends. Enjoy your big day! Happy Birther Day Brother.”

“HAPPY BIRTHDAY To My Terrific Brother! I feel blessed to have you as my brother. We have been through so much together and our relationship is strong because of it. I love you very much!”

“Today is a special day for a special brother, Happy Birthday.”

“Happy Birthday Make A Wish. Dear brother, hope you receive everything you wish for this year. You deserve the best! Thanks for being such a great brother and a good friend.”

“I feel so lucky to have a great brother like you. Wishing you a birthday filled with special moments, fun times, and everything that is dear to you. I love you very much.”

“Happy Birthday. To My little brother! I feel very lucky to have shared my childhood with a brother as special as you. Thank you for all the great memories! I look forward to making more. Have a wonderful birthday.”

“Cakes and gifts are nice but having you in the family is the nicest thing God has given us! Happy Birthday Bro.”

“Happy Birthday To My Loving Brother. This special day comes but once a year, make it a good one!”

“Happy Birthday. Cheers to you, dear brother! Wishing you a fun-filled birthday celebration and an awesome year ahead!”

“Happy Birthday to you! To my brother who is celebrating another year of his life today. I’m so very thankful to have you as my brother, you have been an inspiration and a source of happiness over all these years. I hope your birthday is a grand occasion and I wish you the best!”

“You’ve earned yourself a day of uninterrupted pleasure reading and unending beverages! Perhaps with a side of birthday cake as well. Hope you enjoy your day, brother. Life wouldn’t be the same without your shining presence.”

“Happy Birthday To My Little Brother I Love. Hope your special day is filled with love and happiness, and that this year is your best year yet!”

“Happy Birthday. We have been together since the beginning and you have given me so many great memories. I will always cherish our time together, then and now. I’m lucky to have you, brother.”

“Happy Birthday. Hey brother, it’s your special day which means it’s time to have some major fun! Wishing you the best birthday ever.”

“Happy Birthday. I’m sending very special birthday wishes your way to make sure you have the most fantastic day! Thank you for always being there for me, no matter what. You are the best brother ever!”

“Happy Birthday Brother. Watching you grow up over the years has been one of my great joys. I’m so privileged to be a part of your life, and I couldn’t have asked for a better brother to share my years with.”

“Happy Birthday. Sending a message of cheer your way to get your birthday started in the best way! Have an exciting day, dear brother, and make sure to enjoy your birthday cake!”

“Brother, you deserve the best day ever on your birthday.”

“Happy Birthday! Brother, we sometimes go too long without catching up with each other. I want you to know how often I think of you and how much I treasure the times we do get to talk. I’ll always adore you and our time together.”

“Happy Birthday Brother! Wish that God will bless you for many more years with love and health.”

“I thank my lucky stars that you are my brother! You are truly a wonderful, generous, loving, and kind person. May your day shine brightly!”

“To My Dear Brother! It has happened again, another year has passed by, and you are another year more special to me. Wishing for you the amazing birthday that you truly deserve and hoping this next year is your best one yet. Have a fun day!”

“Happy Birthday Brother! It’s a great blessing to have such a loving and understanding brother like you!”

“Happy Birthday. It’s that time of the year again, Brother! So get ready to celebrate and open some presents because this day is all about you!”

Brother From Another Mother Quotes

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“My friend is my brother, just born to a different family.”

“Best friends are the siblings from different parents.”

“Your parents leave you too soon and your kids and spouse come along late, but your siblings know you when you when you are in your most inchoate form.” – Jeffrey Kluger

“I get great joy from creating the perfect Norman Rockwell holiday. This is why I think I might be Martha Stewart’s brother from another mother.” – Jesse Tyler Ferguson

“I’m very proud to know the Koch brothers. This may be a breaking news announcement for the media: I am the Koch brothers’ brother from another mother.” – Herman Cain

“Phil Niekro and his brother were pitching against each other in Atlanta. Their parents were sitting right behind home plate. I saw their folks more that day than they did the whole weekend.” – Bob Uecker

Final Thoughts

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With 480 quotes for a brother, you can find one to express the true nature of your brotherly bond. Your brother is the one person you spent the most time playing with, fighting with, laughing with and everything in between. Even though our brothers may annoy us at times, they are some of the closest friends we’ll ever make – and a great brother is a beautiful gift.

Did you enjoy these brother quotes? Which of the quotes was your favourite? Tell us in the comment section below. Also, don’t forget to share with your brothers and sisters.

Originally published January 31, 2021, updated April 8, 2021

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