Quotations About / On: BROTHER

  • 31.
    Monkey has the closest look to man but dog is man's best friend. It's not just being brothers, it's about being beneficial.
    (Among all animals dogs are closer to man than others. Business apart and leisure apart even if blood is thicker than water.)
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  • 32.
    Who bites his own kind but a savage, barbaric, and depraved cannibal? My beloved brothers in faith to Christ, shall we keep on biting each other?
    (A Facebook post that is intended as a message to the denomination that I belong to.)
    More quotations from: Yehoshua Shim'onai
  • 33.
    All men are brothers and, all women are sisters; for, we were all created by the Creator with love.

    By Edward Kofi Louis.
    (Creation.)
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  • 34.
    I don't look at a Christian by his theology. I look at him by how Christ has changed him from the inside out. I may not fully agree with his theology, but I will love him because he is my brother.
    (I posted this on Facebook as a reaction on the debates that I read in Christian forums.)
    More quotations from: Yehoshua Shim'onai
  • 35.
    Everyone is very important in this life; so, don't hate your brother or your sister.

    By Edward Kofi Louis.
    (Advice.)
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  • 36.
    Our most bitter enemies are our own kith and kin.... Kings have no brothers, no sons, no mother!
    (Honoré De Balzac (1799-1850), French novelist. (1846, trans. by George Saintsbury, 1971). About Catherine of Medici, First published in book form as Catherine de Medici expliquée, Souverain (1843), It was subsequently included in the Conte et romans philosophiques, in the Etudes philsophique, and finally in the Comédie humaine. King Charles IX says he quotes Coligny.)
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  • 37.
    I am none of those nonsensical fools that can whine and make romantic love—I leave that to younger brothers. Let my estate speak for me.
    (Sarah Fielding (1710-1768), British novelist. Cynthia's suitor, in The Adventures of David Simple, bk. 2, ch. 6 (1744).)
  • 38.
    I went to my father's at night. He spoke of poor John [Boswell's brother] with disgust. I was shocked and said, "He's your son, and God made him." He answered very harshly, "If my sons are idiots, can I help it?"
    (James Boswell (1740-1795), Scottish author. Laird of Auchinleck, August 7, 1782, p. 467, McGraw-Hill (1977).)
  • 39.
    It is with our brothers and sisters that we learn to love, share, negotiate, start and end fights, hurt others, and save face. The basis of healthy (or unhealthy) connections in adulthood is cast during childhood.
    (Jane Mersky Leder (20th century), U.S. magazine writer, author. Brothers and Sisters, ch. 3 (1991).)
  • 40.
    Union ... brothers ... Marx ... capital ... bread and butter ... love. It was all Greek to me.
    (Samuel Beckett (1906-1989), Irish dramatist, novelist. First published in 1967. The narrator, in "The End" (in Stories and Texts for Nothing), p. 66, Grove Press (1968).)
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