Life Stories

A sister is a gift

1. “The best thing about having a sister was that I always had a friend.” — Cali Rae Turner

2. “You can kid the world, but not your sister.” — Charlotte Gray

3. “Having a sister is like having a best friend you can’t get rid of. You know whatever you do, they’ll still be there.” —

4. “Sisters function as safety nets in a chaotic world simply by being there for each other.” — Carol Saline

5. “My sister and I are so close that we finish each other’s sentences and often wonder whose memories belong to whom.” — Shannon Celebi

6. “Is solace anywhere more comforting than in the arms of a sister.” — Alice Walker

7. “A sister can be seen as someone who is both ourselves and very much not ourselves — a special kind of double. ” — Toni Morrison

8. “Sister is probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once the sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship.” — Margaret Mead

9. “There can be no situation in life in which the conversation of my dear sister will not administer some comfort to me.” — Mary Montagu

10. “It was nice to be in such close physical proximity, even though they hadn’t spoken in months, and only via cursory birthday cards and the like. In the end, it didn’t matter. Sisters were sisters.” — Emma Straub


11. “A sister is a gift to the heart, a friend to the spirit, a golden thread to the meaning of life.” — Isadora James
12. “When sisters stand shoulder to shoulder, who stands a chance against us?” — Pam Brown