Top 111 best family quotes compilation

Top 111 best family quotes compilation

3 family quotes
In time of test, family is best. -Burmese Proverb

Insanity does not run in my family; it strolls through, takes it’s time, and gets to know everyone personally.— Unknown

Is there any stab as deep as wondering where and how much you failed those you loved?- Florida Scott-Maxwell

Is this what family is like: the feeling that everyone’s connected, that with one piece missing, the whole thing’s broken?– Trenton Lee Stewart

It is not flesh and blood but the heart which makes us fathers and sons. ~Johann Schiller

It seems to me that since I've had children, I've grown richer and deeper. They may have slowed down my writing for a while, but when I did write, I had more 

of a self to speak from.- Anne Tyler

It takes a Mother's Love to make a house a home, A place to be remembered, no matter where we roam. – Helen Steiner Rice

Like all the best families, we have our share of eccentricities, of impetuous and wayward youngsters and of family disagreements.– Elizabeth II

Love your family. Spend time, be kind & serve one another. Make no room for regrets. Tomorrow is not promised & today is short.- n/a

My darling little girl-child, after such a long and troublesome waiting I now have you in my arms. I am alone no more, I have my baby.- Martha Martin

My family comes first. Maybe that’s what makes me different from other guys.– Bobby Darin

My family is really boring. They have a coffee table book called 'Pictures We Took Just to Use Up the Rest of the Film.' ~ Penelope Lombard

My family pride is something inconceivable. I can't help it. I was born sneering.- Thomas Jefferson

My father was an amazing man. The older I got, the smarter he got.- Mark Twain

No language can express the power and beauty and heroism of a mother's love.- Edwin Chapin

No man has ever lived that had enough of children’s gratitude or woman’s love.– William Butler Yeats

No matter what you've done for yourself or for humanity, if you can't look back on having given love and attention to your own family, what have you really 

accomplished? -Lee Iacocca

No one’s family is normal. Normalcy is a lie invented by advertising agencies to make the rest of us feel inferior.– Calire LaZebnik

No success in public life can compensate for failure in the home.-Benjamin Disrali

Nobody has ever before asked the nuclear family to live all by itself in a box the way we do. With no relatives, no support, we’ve put it in an impossible 

situation. ~Margaret Mead

Nobody's family can hang out the sign, Nothing the matter here. -Chinese proverb

Nothing is so soothing to our self-esteem as to find our bad traits in our forebears. It seems to absolve us. -Van Wyck Brooks

Ohana means family. Family means nobody gets left behind or forgotten.— Lilo and Stitch

One day you will do things for me that you hate. That is what it means to be family.– Jonathan Foer

One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.- Euripides

One of the oldest human needs is having someone to wonder where you are when you don't come home at night.- Margaret Mead

One’s family is the most important thing in life. I look at it this way: One of these days I’ll be over in a hospital somewhere with four walls around me. 

And the only people who’ll be with me will be my family.– Robert Byrd

Other things may change us, but we start and end with the family.– Anthony Brandt

Our most basic instinct is not for survival but for family. Most of us would give our own life for the survival of a family member, yet we lead our daily 

life too often as if we take our family for granted. -Paul Pearshall

Parents learn a lot from their children about coping with life.- Muriel Spark

Peace, like charity, begins at home. -Franklin D. Roosevelt

Perhaps the greatest social service that can be rendered by anybody to this country and to mankind is to bring up a family.- Bernard Shaw

Rejoice with your family in the beautiful land of life!– Albert Einstein

Siblings are the people we practice on, the people who teach us about fairness and cooperation and kindness and caringquite often the hard way.- Pamela 


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

So Live that you wouldn't be ashamed to sell the family parrot to the town gossip. -Will Rogers

Some are kissing mothers and some are scolding mothers, but it is love just the same.- Pearl S. Buck

Some family trees have beautiful leaves, and some have just a bunch of nuts. Remember, it is the nuts that make the tree worth shaking.- n/a

Spare the rod and spoil the child – that is true. But, beside the rod, keep an apple to give him when he has done well.– Martin Luther

Sticking with your family is what makes it a family.– Mitch Albom

Strangers are just family you have yet to come to know.– Mitch Albom

That’s what people do who love you. They put their arms around you and love you when you’re not so lovable.– Deb Caletti

The advantage of growing up with siblings is that you become very good at fractions. ~Robert Brault

The best inheritance a parent can give to his children is a few minutes of their time each day.- M. Grundler

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


The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life. -Richard Bach

The children despise their parents until the age of when they suddenly become just like them – thus preserving the system.- Quentin

The darn trouble with cleaning the house is it gets dirty the next day anyway, so skip a week if you have to. The children are the most important thing.- 

Barbara Bush

The Family – That dear octopus from whose tentacles we never quite escape, nor, in our inmost hearts, ever quite wish to.-Dodie Smith

The family is a haven in a heartless world. ~Attributed to Christopher Lasch

The family is one of nature's masterpieces. — George Santayana

The family you come from isn't as important as the family you're going to have. -Ring Lardner 

The father is always a Republican toward his son, and his mother's always a Democrat. – Robert Frost

The great advantage of living in a large family is that early lesson of life's essential unfairness. -Nancy Mitford

The great gift of family life is to be intimately acquainted with people you might never even introduce yourself to, had life not done it for you.-Kendall 


The greatest thing a father can do for his daughter is to love her mother – Elaine S. Dalton

The greatest thing in family life is to take a hint when a hint is intended- and not to take a hint when a hint is not intended.- Robert Frost


The happiest moments of my life have been the few which I have passed at home in the bosom of my family.– Thomas Jefferson 

The happiness of the domestic fireside is the first boon of Heaven; and it is well it is so, since it is that which is the lot of the mass of mankind. 

~Thomas Jefferson

The homemaker has the ultimate career. All other careers exist for one purpose only – and that is to support the ultimate career. – C.S. Lewis

The house of the childless is empty; and so is the heart of him that hath no wife. ~Hitopadesa

The important thing is the family. If you can keep the family together – and that's the backbone of our whole business, catering to families – that's what we 

hope to do. – Walt Disney

The informality of family life is a blessed condition that allows us to become our best while looking our worst. -Marge Kennedy

The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege. – Charles Kuralt


The only rock I know that stays steady, the only institution I know that works, is the family.– Lee Iacocca

The place is very well and quiet and the children only scream in a low voice.- George Gordon

The presidency is temporary-but the family is permanent.- Yvonne de Gaulle

The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.-Confucius

The thing about family disasters is that you never have to wait long before the next one puts the previous one into perspective. ~Robert Brault

There is great comfort and inspiration in the feeling of close human relationships and its bearing on our mutual fortunes – a powerful force, to overcome the 

tough breaks which are certain to come to most of us from time to time. – Walt Disney

There is no cure for laziness but a large family helps. ~Herbert Prochnov

There is no doubt that it is around the family and the home that all the greatest virtues, the most dominating virtues of humans, are created, strengthened 

and maintained. – Winston Churchill

There is no such thing as fun for the whole family.– Jerry Seinfeld

There is nothing like a parent's love for their child, unconditional and infinite, despite any trials and tribulations. It is like deep roots within your 

soul for the remainder of your existence. – Ingrid Moller Renner

There is something frightful in the way in which not only characteristic qualities, but particular manifestations of them, are repeated from generation to 

generation. – Oliver Wendell Holmes

There must always be a struggle between a father and son, while one aims at power and the other at independence.- Samuel Johnson

There’s an awful lot of blood around that water is thicker than. ~Mignon McLaughlin

There’s nothing I value more than the closeness of friends and family, a smile as I pass someone on the street.– Willie Stargell

There’s nothing that makes you more insane than family. Or more happy. Or more exasperated. Or more… secure.– Jim Butcher

There's a time when you have to explain to your children why they were born, and it's a marvelous thing if you know the reason by then.- Hazel Scott

This is the reason why mothers are more devoted to their children than fathers: it is that they suffer more in giving them birth and are more certain that 

they are their own.- Aristotle

This was the trouble with families. Like invidious doctors, they knew just where it hurt.– Arundhati Roy

To know after absence the familiar street and road and village and house is to know again the satisfaction of home. -Hal Borland

To maintain a joyful family requires much from both the parents and the children. Each member of the family has to become, in a special way, the servant of 

the others. -Pope John Paul II


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

To understand your parents’ love, you must raise children yourself.– Chinese proverb

To us, family means putting your arms around each other and being there. -Barbara Bush

We all grow up with the weight of history on us. Our ancestors dwell in the attics of our brains as they do in the spiraling chains of knowledge hidden in 

every cell of our bodies. ~Shirley Abbott


We do not develop habits of genuine love automatically. We learn by watching effective role models – most specifically by observing how our parents express 

love for each other day in and day out.– Josh McDowell

we must take care of our families wherever we find them.– Elizabeth Gilbert

What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family.– Mother Teresa

What greater blessing to give thanks for at a family gathering than the family and the gathering. ~Robert Brault


When any trouble comes in home, all family members takes it as its own and this is called family love.- n/a

When everything goes to hell, the people who stand by you without flinching – – they are your family. – Jim Butcher

When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at 

how much the old man had learned in seven years.– Mark Twain

When our relatives are at home, we have to think of all their good points or it would be impossible to endure them. ~George Bernard Shaw

When she can’t bring me to heal with scolding, she bends me to shape with guilt.– Libba Bray

When trouble comes, it’s your family that supports you.– Guy Lafleur

When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child.- Sophia 


When you educate a man you educate an individual. When you educate a woman you educate a whole family.- Robert M. Maciver

When you look at your life, the greatest happinesses are family happinesses. -Joyce Brothers

Why do grandparents and grandchildren get along so well? They have the same enemy — the parents.- n/a

Without a family, man, alone in the world, trembles with the cold.– Andre Maurois

Woman is the salvation or the destruction of the family.She carries its destiny in the folds of her mantle.- n/a

Writers will happen in the best of families.– Rita Mae Brown

You are born into your family and your family is born into you. No returns. No exchanges.– Elizabeth Berg

You can choose your friends, but you can’t choose your family.— Unknown

You can kiss your family and friends good-bye and put miles between you, but at the same time you carry them with you in your heart, your mind, your stomach, 

because you do not just live in a world but a world lives in you.– Frederick Buechner


You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you. – Desmond Tutu

You leave home to seek your fortune and, when you get it, you go home and share it with your family.- Anita Baker

You never get over being a child, long as you have a mother to go to.- Sarah Orne Jewett

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