The big catalyst was seeing my sister, when I was 11, doing a dramatic recital. When I saw her on the stage and everyone listening to her so patiently, quietly, that's all I wanted: for someone to look at me and listen to me, but in some beautiful and artistic way.— Gene Wilder
Sensual My Sister quotations
Because i have a sister I will always have a friend.
I sought my soul, but my soul I could not see, I sought my god, but my god eluded me; And then I sought my sisters and my brothers, and in them I found all three.
My sister just had a baby, a little newborn.
The kid is adorable, so cute. She wouldn't let me hold him, she refuses. She says, 'No way, Anthony, I'm afraid you're gonna drop him.' I'm 32 years old. Like I'm some kind of idiot. Like I don't have a million other ways to hurt that baby.
Cause I am a Superwoman, Yes I am, Yes she is, Even when I'm a mess, I still put on a vest, With an S on my chest, Oh yes, I'm a Superwoman, ... And all my sisters, Coming together, Say yes I will, Yes I can
Zora Neale Hurston said fear is the greatest emotion and I said, 'No my dear sister.' Fear will make us move to save our own skins. Love also makes us save ourselves, but it will make us move to save others as well.
The human capacity for burden is like bamboo- far more flexible than you'd ever believe at first glance.
A Brother may not be a Friend, but a Friend will always be a Brother.
At this time I'd like to say a few words especially to my sisters: SISTERS.
BLACK PEOPLE WILL NEVER BE FREE UNLESS BLACK WOMEN PARTICIPATE IN EVERY ASPECT OF OUR STRUGGLE, ON EVERY LEVEL OF OUR STRUGGLE.
My great-grandfather used to say to his wife, my great-grandmother, who in turn told her daughter, my grandmother, who repeated it to her daughter, my mother, who used to remind her daughter, my own sister, that to talk well and eloquently was a very great art, but that an equally great one was to know the right moment to stop.
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.
Never make a companion equal to a brother.
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 am a trans woman. My sisters are trans women. We are not secrets. We are not shameful. We are worthy of respect, desire, and love. As there are many kinds of women, there are many kinds of men, and many men desire many kinds of women, trans women are amongst these women. And let’s be clear: Trans women are women.
From the time I can first recall the rain falling on the red clay in Florida.
I wanted to make things. When my brothers and sisters were making mud pies, I would be making ducks and chickens with the mud.
The younger brother must help to pay for the pleasures of the elder.
A sister can be seen as someone who is both ourselves and very much not ourselves - a special kind of double.
My older sister Nikki went to Hampton music school in Virginia, then to another school later in New York.
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.
My sister taught me everything I really need to know, and she was only in sixth grade at the time.
My look was even more solidified when I started singing in Greenwich Village with my sister Lucy. We wore matching dresses as the Simon Sisters.
From my parents, I learned a very strong work ethic, and all of my brothers and sisters all worked from the earliest days of life right through to the present time.
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.
When brothers agree, no fortress is so strong as their common life.
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.
Ladies and gentlemen, my mother thanks you, my father thanks you, my sister thanks you, and I thank you!
I was the youngest. The yule lamb. The one who always got away without doing the washing up. My sister was four years older, and my brother six years.
Ignore reality, there's nothing you can do about it.
Your True Nature Is Love. There's Nothing You Can Do About It.
Sometimes being a brother is even better than being a superhero.
All my family, my blood, is mixed up now.
They don't even all know each other. I just hope they don't never hate or fight each other, not knowin who they are. Cause all these people livin are brothers and sisters and cousins. All these beautiful different colors! We!... We the human Family. God says so! FAMILY!
I want to say a little something that's long overdue, the disrespect to women has got to be through. To all the mothers and the sisters and the wives and friends, I wanna offer my love and respect till the end.
God helping me, I will help my brothers and sisters in Christ, because they are my brothers and sisters.
I was shocked and saddened to learn of the passing of my sister, Joan Fontaine .
.. and I appreciate the many kind expressions of sympathy that we have received.
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.
Until this moment, I had not realized that someone could break your heart twice, along the very same fault lines.