quote by Benjamin Franklin

A Brother may not be a Friend, but a Friend will always be a Brother.

— Benjamin Franklin

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Just remember, some come, some go. The ones that stay with you through everything - they're your true best friends. Don't let go of them.

You keep your past by having sisters.

As you get older, they're the only ones who don't get bored if you talk about your memories.

I don't remember any sibling rivalry growing up, because by the time I was really conscious, Tom was going away to college. My relationship with him, which is a very close one, really developed in more recent years.

A sister can be seen as someone who is both ourselves and very much not ourselves - a special kind of double.


My sister taught me everything I really need to know, and she was only in sixth grade at the time.

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.

Ignore reality, there's nothing you can do about it.

Your True Nature Is Love. There's Nothing You Can Do About It.

My number one piece of advice is: you should learn how to program.


I haven’t come from the typical path or background of someone who would make it to this level as a ballerina. When it came to my childhood-growing up in a single-parent home, often struggling financially-my mother definitely instilled in me and my siblings this strength, this will, to just continue to survive and succeed.

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.

God bless you if you have one child, but I don't think anybody should have just one child. Everybody needs a sibling. I have siblings, and I have so many amazing, precious memories with my siblings. I don't know what I would do if I had been an only child.

I loved performing; I was always trying to impress my siblings by being a clown. I think that came from being the runt of the litter.

I enjoyed my upbringing, my siblings did, we're polite, we're respectful, but at the end of the day we're young, we like to have fun. But now, more so than ever, the youth has been vilified to the point where it feels like you can't enjoy being young any more, you just have to sit it out and wait until you get old.


In thee my soul shall own combined the sister and the friend.

You can kid the world, but not your sister.

Help one another is part of the religion of our sisterhood.

Big sisters are the crab grass in the lawn of life.

There's no better friend than a sister.


An older sister is a friend and defender - a listener, conspirator, a counsellor and a sharer of delights. And sorrows too.

If you don't understand how a woman could both love her sister dearly and want to wring her neck at the same time, then you were probably an only child.

All of my friends who have younger siblings who are going to college or high school - my number one piece of advice is: You should learn how to program.

A ministering angel shall my sister be.

When I was about six, I saw my elder siblings play chess and pestered my mother into teaching me. Very soon, I was beating everyone at home, and they thought it would be good to join a club. So my sister would take me to the Tal chess club on Thursdays and weekends.


Food was always a big part of my life.

My grandfather was one of 14 kids, and his parents had a pasta factory, so as a kid, he and his siblings would sell pasta door to door. After he became a movie producer, he opened up De Laurentiis Food Stores - one in Los Angeles and one in New York.

Half the time when brothers wrestle, it's just an excuse to hug each other.

Sweet is the voice of a sister in the season of sorrow.

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.

I would like more sisters, that the taking out of one, might not leave such stillness.


Friends are the siblings God never gave us.

There is no time like the old time, when you and I were young!

When sisters stand shoulder to shoulder, who stands a chance against us?

My brother is one of my true heroes. Steady and sober where I am impulsive and emotional.

My father was the orphaned son of immigrants to the United States from Ireland.

My father never knew his parents. His mother died - we're not sure - either at or shortly after his birth, and he and all of his siblings were placed in orphanages in the Boston area.

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