Quotations About / On: BROTHER

  • 1.
    Let brother help brother.
    (Plato (c. 427-347 B.C.), Greek philosopher. Republic, 362 D....)
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  • 2.
    Just let him be minister if that's what he desires, but without his brother and his brother-in-law.
    (Franz Grillparzer (1791-1872), Austrian author. Poems (1849).)
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    If thy brother wrongs thee, remember not so much his wrong-doing, but more than ever that he is thy brother.
    (Epictetus (c. 50-120), Greek Stoic philosopher. Enchiridion, 43.)
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  • 4.
    The African is my brother—but he is my younger brother by several centuries.
    (Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965), French missionary, theologian, musician. Quoted in Observer (London, October 23, 1955).)
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  • 5.
    A brother may not be a friend, but a friend will always be a brother.
    (Samuel Richardson (1689-1761), British novelist. Third edition, London (1751). Anna Howe, in Clarissa, vol. 2, p. 15, AMS Press (1990).)
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    It always seems to the brothers and the father that their brother or son didn't marry the right person.
    (Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860-1904), Russian author, playwright. Complete Works and Letters in Thirty Volumes, Works, Notebook I, vol. 17, p. 10, "Nauka" (1980).)
  • 7.
    Hatred and anger are twin brothers.
    (My own personal experiences as a born again believer in Christ)
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  • 8.
    Never make a companion equal to a brother.
    (Hesiod (c. 8th century B.C.), Greek didactic poet. Works and Days, 707.)
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  • 9.
    Hypocrite reader—my fellow—my brother!
    (Charles Baudelaire (1821-1867), French poet. Les Fleurs du Mal, preface (1857).)
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  • 10.
    There's night and day, brother, both sweet things; sun, moon, and stars, brother, all sweet things; there's likewise a wind on the heath. Life is very sweet, brother; who would wish to die?
    (George Borrow (1803-1881), British author. Jasper, in Lavengro, ch. 25 (1851).)
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