Sister Quotes (260)

Quotes and citations about sister


Feminism is dated? Yes, for privileged women like my daughter and all of us here today, but not for most of our sisters in the rest of the world who are still forced into premature marriage, prostitution, forced labor - they have children that they don't want or they cannot feed.

By : Isabel Allende

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It's amazing how coke encompasses everything in your life. Addicts cannot confront life because they only think of their next hit. I ruined life for my parents, my sister and all my friends.

By : Kirstie Alley

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When I was growing up, I always read horror books, while my sister read romance novels.

By : Dorothy Allison

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My sister and I are both diagnosed with second-hand smoke syndromes. We have never smoked, but we grew up with second-hand smoke our entire lives.

By : Loni Anderson

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My grandmother was a teacher, my sister was a teacher, my daughter was a teacher and is now a superintendent in northern California, and my son-in-law is a high school principal. I am surrounded.

By : Loni Anderson

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For me being the youngest, there was never ever anything that was an issue to cause rivalry between me and my sisters.

By : Nicole Appleton

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It was around 4 p.m. in the afternoon. I was just taking a nap. Luckily, my sister was home.

By : Sherman Austin

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My sister and I are opposites in many ways. She is six feet tall, while I'm five feet four.

By : Tracy Austin

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Pam has always been my glamorous big sister - 13 years older than I. She played on the women's circuit for nine years and came home to tell me stories of France, Japan.

By : Tracy Austin

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I have a 92 year old father whose doing beautifully who lives in Chicago and a sister and a nephew and a niece and I love coming back and try to do so fairly often.

By : Bob Balaban

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Our situation today shows that beauty demands for itself at least as much courage and decision as do truth and goodness, and she will not allow herself to be separated and banned from her two sisters without taking them along with herself in an act of mysterious vengeance.

By : Hans Urs von Balthasar

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My sister sometimes does a Todd Barry tribute act.

By : Todd Barry

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Ah, bless you, Sister, may all your sons be bishops.

By : Brendan Behan

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Dear brothers and sisters, after the great Pope John Paul II, the cardinals have elected me - a simple, humble worker in the vineyard of the Lord.

By : Pope Benedict XVI

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My mother, sister and I watched through the windows as my father gambled.

By : Tom Berenger

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Before I thought there was a common denominator between my films - as if all my characters were sisters - but I'm not so sure now.

By : Juliette Binoche

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The child gets two confusing messages when a parent tells him which is the right fork to use, and then proceeds to use the wrong one. So does the child who listens to parents bicker and fuss, yet is told to be nice to his brothers and sisters.

By : Rachel Blanchard

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I'm quite sensitive to women. I saw how my sister got treated by boyfriends. I read this thing that said when you are in a relationship with a woman, imagine how you would feel if you were her father. That's been my approach, for the most part.

By : Orlando Bloom

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I always went to my sister, because she was older and had the care of me after my mother died.

By : Lizzie Andrew Borden

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I live myself with my cat Pebbles. She isn't enjoying the attention as much as me - she ran off up the stairs as soon as the film crew for the show came into the house. She didn't come down for hours. But I have the support of all my brothers and sisters and my neighbours and friends - everyone thinks it's just great.

By : Susan Boyle

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My sisters like cooking at my place. It has a bit more room, and the food tastes a little bit better. A big pot of spaghetti and sauce, some warm French bread - works all the time. I think I've been eating pasta for 26 years.

By : Tom Brady

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If a tie is like kissing your sister, losing is like kissing you grandmother with her teeth out.

By : George Brett

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It bothers me that I won't live to see the end of the century, because, when I was young, in St. Louis, I remember saying to Marilyn, my sister by adoption, that that was how long I wanted to live: seventy years.

By : Harold Brodkey

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You know full well as I do the value of sisters' affections: There is nothing like it in this world.

By : Charlotte Bronte

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If your sister is in a tearing hurry to go out and cannot catch your eye, she's wearing your best sweater.

By : Pam Brown

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It is true that I was born in Iowa, but I can't speak for my twin sister.

By : Abigail Van Buren

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Besides, I have a sister who's straight. And I want her to know that I love her and support her.

By : Dan Butler

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Pick up a camera. Shoot something. No matter how small, no matter how cheesy, no matter whether your friends and your sister star in it. Put your name on it as director. Now you're a director. Everything after that you're just negotiating your budget and your fee.

By : James Cameron

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My father's sister never married in order to raise me.

By : Marcel Carne

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My sisters and I were fortunate to travel through Asia and Europe at very young ages. We confronted extraordinary beauty in Athens and unspeakable poverty in India.

By : Mary Chapin Carpenter

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I had an older brother who passed away recently, an older sister and a younger brother.

By : Steve Case

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And not only my own brothers and sisters agreed so but my brothers and sisters in law

By : Margaret Cavendish

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I had to have my first kiss in front of, like, a hundred people. I didn't know what to do. So my sisters told me to, like, practice on a pillow, you know? But it didn't kiss me back so I didn't know what to expect.

By : Lacey Chabert

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A good wife is one who serves her husband in the morning like a mother does, loves him in the day like a sister does and pleases him like a prostitute in the night.

By : Chanakya

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My older sister encouraged me from early on and bought me one of the first guitars I had. She listened to all of the crappy songs that I wrote when I was 8 years old and encouraged me to keep doing it.

By : Tracy Chapman

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My sister and I said, Dad, are you doing to do anything about that? And he mentioned treatments other people sent him that he'd been working on. So we thought it would be kind of cool to give these guys a real script.

By : Rae Dawn Chong

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When Bob came through Cincinnati, he wanted a girl singer to be on his show. There was a local contest, and my sister and I entered, but Bob said, Gee, I wouldn't break up the team.

By : Rosemary Clooney

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Women are a sisterhood. They make common cause in behalf of the sex

By : William Cobbett

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Ladies and gentlemen, my mother thanks you, my father thanks you, my sister thanks you, and I thank you!

By : George M. Cohan

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I'm older than my sister so I started writing first. I started writing at school. I was always top of my class in composition, essays, English Lit and all of that.

By : Joan Collins

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