200+ Best Family Quotes


Family is a very important part of the society, we all come from different families irrespective of whether it’s big or small. The bond binding family members is that of blood, hence it is one of strongest bonds ever. Family can be a group of relatives who are closely related by birth, marriage or adoption; it can be people living together and functioning as a single household; or it can be a group whose members are together because they have something in common. It comes in different shapes, different sizes, but are all special in their own rite. The saying goes ‘You can choose your friends, but you can’t choose your family.’ People who belong to the same family has certain common features. After being away from your family for a long time, there is this joy that saturates you knowing that you are soon going to reunite with them. A family is such a wonderful place to be, surrounded by people who love you for who you are. Here is a list of best family quotes that might interest you. As usual, feel free to share or post your comments in the comments section

Best Family Quotes

Quotes About Family – Quotes on Family

1. Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten – David Ogden Stiers

2. In every conceivable manner, the family is link to our past, bridge to our future – Alex Haley

3. The family is one of nature’s masterpieces – George Santayana

4. To us, family means putting your arms around each other and being there – Barbara Bush

5. When trouble comes, it’s your family that supports you – Guy Lafleur

6. A home with a loving and loyal husband and wife is the supreme setting in which children can be reared in love and righteousness and in which the spiritual and physical needs of children can be met – David A. Bednar

7. All of us grow up in particular realities – a home, family, a clan, a small town, a neighborhood. Depending upon how we’re brought up, we are either deeply aware of the particular reading of reality into which we are born, or we are peripherally aware of it – Chaim Potok

8. A man should never neglect his family for business – Walt Disney

9. You don’t choose your family. They are God’s gift to you, as you are to them. Desmond Tutu

10. The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege – Charles Kuralt

11. If a country is to be corruption free and become a nation of beautiful minds, I strongly feel there are three key societal members who can make a difference. They are the father, the mother and the teacher – A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

12. Family is not an important thing. It’s everything – Michael J. Fox

13. Family is the most important thing in the world – Princess Diana

14. The only rock I know that stays steady, the only institution I know that works, is the family – Lee Iacocca

15. When you have a godly husband, a godly wife, children who respect their parents and who are loved by their parents, who provide for those children their physical and spiritual and material needs, lovingly, you have the ideal unit – Jerry Falwell

16. One’s family is the most important thing in life. I look at it this way: One of these days I’ll be over in a hospital somewhere with four walls around me. And the only people who’ll be with me will be my family – Robert Byrd

17. I woke up one morning thinking about wolves and realized that wolf packs function as families. Everyone has a role, and if you act within the parameters of your role, the whole pack succeeds, and when that falls apart, so does the pack – Jodi Picoult

18. There’s nothing I value more than the closeness of friends and family, a smile as I pass someone on the street – Willie Stargell

19. My father used to play with my brother and me in the yard. Mother would come out and say, ‘You’re tearing up the grass’; ‘We’re not raising grass,’ Dad would reply. ‘We’re raising boys. – Harmon Killebrew

20. A happy family is but an earlier heaven – George Bernard Shaw

21. Sister is probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once the sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship – Margaret Mead

22. I’ll never stop dreaming that one day we can be a real family, together, all of us laughing and talking, loving and understanding, not looking at the past but only to the future – LaToya Jackson

23. My family is my strength and my weakness – Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

24.  I think togetherness is a very important ingredient to family life – Barbara Bush

25. He who is overly attached to his family members experiences fear and sorrow, for the root of all grief is attachment. Thus one should discard attachment to be happy – Chanakya

26. Without a family, man, alone in the world, trembles with the cold – Andre Maurois

27. The children have been a wonderful gift to me, and I’m thankful to have once again seen our world through their eyes. They restore my faith in the family’s future – Jackie Kennedy

28. It takes a lot of work to put together a marriage, to put together a family and a home – Elizabeth Edwards

29. If you cannot get rid of the family skeleton, you may as well make it dance – George Bernard Shaw

30. My family was my guide to my reality – Haywood Nelson

31. A family can develop only with a loving woman as its center- Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

32. Spend some time this weekend on home improvement; improve your attitude toward your familym- Bo Bennett

33. Insanity runs in my family. It practically gallops – Cary Grant

34. My life comes down to three moments: the death of my father, meeting my husband, and the birth of my daughter. Everything I did previous to that just doesn’t seem to add up to very much – Gwyneth Paltrow

35. I was born into the most remarkable and eccentric family I could possibly have hoped for – Maureen O’Hara

36. A family is a place where principles are hammered and honed on the anvil of everyday living – Charles R. Swindoll

37. I’ve always put my family first and that’s just the way it is – Jamie Lee Curtis

38. I realised my family was funny, because nobody ever wanted to leave our house – Anthony Anderson

39. Give a little love to a child, and you get a great deal back – John Ruskin

40. Cherish your human connections – your relationships with friends and family – Barbara Bush

41. My family comes first. Maybe that’s what makes me different from other guys – Bobby Darin

42. I’m pretty much a good Catholic girl at heart and I believe in family. I also have a basic belief that God takes care of me. I believe in prayer, even though I’m not that religious. I just have that foundation from my family. I mean when you think that you’re just a human being and one of God’s creatures, you can’t take anything that seriously – Catherine O’Hara

43. Some of the most important conversations I’ve ever had occurred at my family’s dinner table – Bob Ehrlich

44. Maybe there is no actual place called hell. Maybe hell is just having to listen to our grandparents breathe through their noses when they’re eating sandwiches – Jim Carre

45. The family is the first essential cell of human society – Pope John XXIII

46. There is no such thing as fun for the whole family – Jerry Seinfeld

47. Both within the family and without, our sisters hold up our mirrors: our images of who we are and of who we can dare to be – Elizabeth Fishel

48.  The greatest thing in family life is to take a hint when a hint is intended-and not to take a hint when a hint isn’t intended – Robert Frost

49. A family is a risky venture, because the greater the love, the greater the loss… That’s the trade-off. But I’ll take it all – Brad Pitt

50. The family is the nucleus of civilization – Will Durant