Unconditional Love, in Person | 180 Sister Quotes

Do you have a sister you want to share a thought or feelings with?  It is a fact that the bond of siblings may be like no other. Whether you are or older or younger, and in spite of the quarrels that might have taken place, it is the qualities of encouragement and trust that will keep the relationship growing.  The laughter that is shared as well as the true friend that she is, calls for great emotional gratitude.  Being protective of your little sister and guiding her, brings that sense of fulfillment or otherwise looking at your big sister with pride and admiration is a great tribute. 

These quotes will help you express feelings of appreciation and gratitude to your beloved little sister or admirable older one. Here you will find a beautiful variety to use for captions on Instagram photo posts, birthday cards and more to show in pictures and words the fondness and affection you desire. 

Short Sister Quotes to Use as Instagram Captions

  • Behind every great woman… is another great woman.  Kate Hodges
  • Unconditional love; the definition of sister. Alicia Cook
  • A sister is one who reaches for your hand and touches your heart. Unknown
  • Because angels are sometimes busy elsewhere, god created sisters like you. Sal Williams
  • All you need is love… and a sister. Unknown 
  • Sisters make the bad times good and the good times unforgettable. Unknown
  • Shoulder to shoulder, sister. Brené Brown
  • Sisters are the second blessing after parents. Unknown
  • When our hair is white, we’ll still have our sister love. Lisa See
  • A sister is one of the nicest things you can have, and one of the best thing you can be. Unknown
  • Sisters helps you find important things when you have lost them. Things like your smiles, your hopes, and your courage. Unknown
  • Sisters share childhood memories and grown up dreams. Unknown 
  • A perfect sister I am not, but thankful for the one I’ve got. Unknown 
  • Of two sisters one is always the watcher, one the dancer. Elizabeth Glück
  • Sister is our first friend and second mother. Sunny Gupta
  • She is your partner in crime, your midnight companion, someone who knows when you are smiling even in the dark. Barbara Alpert
  • Sisters share the scent and smells – the feel of a common childhood. Pam Brown
  • The best thing about having a sister was that I always had a friend. Cali Rae Turner
  • Sisters touch your heart in ways no other could. Sisters share… their hopes, their fears, their love, everything they have. Carrie Bagwell
  • Sea sisters, Susa had called them once. Two pearls formed in the same oyster. Samantha Shannon
Sister quote to make you smile.
There is no place for secrets in sisterhood. Erin Forbes


Sister quote to note or share.
I smile because you’re my sister. I laugh because you can’t do anything about it. Unknown
  • A sister is a dearest friend, a closest enemy, and an angel at the time of need. Debasish Mridha
  • Sisters are blessed with an extra sense that whispers when the other needs them. Unknown
  • A sister is a little bit of childhood that can never be lost. Marion C. Garretty
  • Parents die, daughters grow up and marry out, but sisters are for life. Lisa Lee
  • When mom and dad don’t understand, a sister always will. Unknown
  • There is no place for secrets in sisterhood. Erin Forbes
  • It is strange how sisters can be saviors or strangers and sometimes a bit of both. Amanda Lovelace
  • The mildest, drowsiest sister has been known to turn tiger if her sibling is in trouble. Clara Ortega
  • Sisters take care of each other, watch out for each other, comfort for each other and are there for each other through thick and thin. Unknown
  • You may be as different as the sun and the moon, but the same blood flows through both your hearts. You need her, as she needs you.  George R.R. Martin
  • Sister loyalty was Newton’s first law. Fidelity to family and parents was the second. Elizabeth Cobbs
  • In the cookies of life, sisters are the chocolate chips. Unknown
  • Friends grow up and move away. But the one thing that’s never lost is your sister. Gail Sheeny
  • Sister, you are like my angel, with a love that always glows. You are one of the greatest gifts my heart will ever know. Unknown
  • What’s the good of news if you haven’t a sister to share it? James DeVries
  • Happiness is a cup of tea and a chat with your sister. Unknown 
  • Sisters are different flowers from the same garden. Unknown
  • Sisters are for sharing laughter and wiping tears. Unknown
  • A sister is both your mirror – and your opposite. Elizabeth Fishel
  • Sisters function as safety nets in a chaotic world simply by being there for each other. Carol Saline
  • When sisters stand shoulder to shoulder, who stands a chance against us? Pam Brown
  • A sister is a friend you don’t have to avoid the truth with. Michelle Malm
  • A sister is a gift to the heart, a friend to the spirit, a golden thread to the meaning of life. Isadora James
  • A sister is everything you wish you could be and everything you wish you weren’t. M. Molly Backes
  • Sisters. Because we all need someone who will defend us behind our back and then call us on our shit to our face. Brooke Hampton
  • A sister is one that always cares, she is loving and kind, and will always drop everything if you need her. Catherine Pulsifer
  • Scratch me and you get grief…Scratch my sister at your peril however, because you’ll get rage…Take care when you scratch. Vicki Laveau-Harvie
  • A sister is worth a thousand friends. Unknown
  • Our roots say we’re sisters, our hearts say we’re friends. Unknown
  • How good it is to have a sister whose heart is as young as your own. Pam Brown
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A sister is a gift to the heart, a friend to the spirit, a golden thread to the meaning of life. Isadora James
  • To have a loving relationship with a sister is not simply to have a buddy or a confident… it is to have a soul mate for life. Victoria Secunda
  • Being sisters means you always have backup. Unknown
  • We acquire friends and we make enemies, but our sisters come with the territory. Evelyn Loeb
  • Sisters may drive you crazy, get into your stuff and irritate you. However, if anyone else dares say so, a sister will defend you to the death. Unknown
  • A sister will always notice her sister’s first gray hairs with glee. Allison M. Lee
  • Sisters are like cookies and milk… Whether things are sweet or crummy, they’re better together. Unknown
  • A sister can be seen as someone who is both ourselves and very much not ourselves – a special kind of double. Toni Morrison


Funny Sister Quotes

  • Five sisters. That must have been hell. Amy McAuley
  • You and I are sisters. Always remember that if you fall, I will pick you up. After I stop laughing. Unknown
  • I smile because you’re my sister. I laugh because you can’t do anything about it. Unknown
  • If your sister is in a tearing hurry to go out and cannot catch your eye, she’s wearing your best sweater. Pam Brown
  • More than Santa Claus, your sister knows when you’ve been bad and good! Unknown
  • What are sisters for if not to point out the things the rest of the world is too polite to mention. Claire Cook
  • Nancy: «sisters are a shield against life’s cruel adversity». Decca: «sisters are life’s cruel adversity».  Mary S Lovell
  • Never let an angry sister comb your hair. Patricia McCann
  • Polly had arrived in the world outraged to discover that her sisters had gotten there before her. Liane Moriarty
  • We’d settled it with an old-fashioned duel. (i.e., I sat on her until she begged for mercy). R.S. Grey


Brother and Sister Quotes

  • Brothers and sisters are as close as hands and feet. Vietnamese proverb
  • Our brothers and sisters are there with us from the dawn of our personal stories to the inevitable dusk. Susan Scarf Merrell
  • I have a wonderful shelter, which is my family. I have a wonderful relationship with my brother and sister; this makes me feel that I know always where I belong. Jose Carreras
  • If you have a brother or sister, tell them you love them every day – that’s the most beautiful thing. Amaury Nolasco
Cute brother and sister quote to note or share.
If you have a brother or sister, tell them you love them every day – that’s the most beautiful thing. Amaury Nolasco
  • You must recognize that the way to get the good out of your brother and your sister is not to return evil for evil. Louis Farrakhan
  • Don’t believe an accident of birth makes people sisters or brothers. It makes them siblings, gives them mutuality of parentage. Sisterhood and brotherhood is a condition people have to work at. Maya Angelou
  • Our brothers and sisters are with us for the whole journey. Katherine Conger
  • The only reason that some people aren’t ashamed of their parents and/or siblings is because they know that we know that they did not choose them. Mokokoma Mokhonoana
  • True siblings are bound together by far more essential things than blood, while more times than many blood isn’t thicker than water. Constantina Maud
  • 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. Anna Quindlen


Little Sister Quotes

  • She’s my little sister. Mine to torture and mine to protect. Julia Quinn
  • Little sisters can be a pain, but the big sister heroine worship can’t be beat. Allison M. Lee
  • That’s the best thing about little sisters: They spend so much time wishing they were elder sisters that in the end they’re far wiser than the elder ones could ever be. Gemma Burgess
  • There are certain things we owe our little sisters. Claire Hennessy
  • A younger sister is someone who trusts you to defend her. Someone who thinks you know the answers to almost everything. Pam Brown
  • For once in your life, listen to your younger sister. She’s taller, and she knows better than you. Stephanie Perkins
Little sister quote to make you smile.
She’s my little sister. Mine to torture and mine to protect. Julia Quinn

Big Sister Quotes

  • My first job is big sister and I take that very seriously. Venus Williams
  • Big sisters are the crab grass in the lawn of life. Charles M. Schulz (Charlie Brown)
  • I’m the big sister. I want to make sure she has everything, even if I don’t have anything. I love her too much.  Venus Williams
  • An older sister is a friend and defender – a listener, conspirator, a counsellor and a sharer of delights. And sorrows too. Pam Brown
Big sister quote to make you smile.
My first job is big sister and I take that very seriously. Venus Williams
  • First job: Be older sister
    Second job: Cope with first job
    Third job: Get annoyed with jobs. TB.Jane
  •  “You’re a big sister?” I was shocked. She seemed so good-natured and compassionate. Natalie Standiford
  • An older sister helps one remain half child, half woman. Unknown
  • I know my older sister loves me because she gives me all her old clothes and has to go out and buy new ones. Unknown
  • Elder sisters never can do younger ones justice! Charlotte M. Yonge
  • A toast once heard: “To my big sister, who never found her second Easter egg until I’d found my first”. Robert Brault
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Shoulder to shoulder, sister. Brené Brown

Best Friend Sister Quotes

  • 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. Amy Li
  • …Remember, sisters make the best friends in the world. Marilyn Monroe
  • She is my sounding board, my confidante, my keeper of secrets – and my best friend. Kathleen O’Keefe 
  • We shared a room, you stole my toys, and then my clothes, but best friends we became. Catherine Pulsifer
  • She is the person I ran to when I got my period; the one who helped me knit back together my first broken heart; … No matter what she is now, before all that, she was my built-in best friend.  Jodi Picoult
  • Be nice to your sister. Your friends will come and go, but you will always have your sister. And I promise that someday she will be your best friend. Unknown
  • A sister is often a mentor, a guide, and a best friend especially at a time of need. Debasish Mridha


Meaningful Sister Quotes

  • But the love of sisters needs no words. It does not depend on memories, or mementos, or proof. It runs as deep as a heartbeat. It is as ever present as a pulse.  Lisa Wingate
  • Sister. She is your mirror, shining back at you with a world of possibilities. She is your witness, who sees you at your worst and best, and loves you anyway. Barbara Alpert
  • I have a sister, so I know-that relationship, it’s all about fairness: you want your sibling to have exactly what you have-the same amount of toys, the same number of meatballs on your spaghetti, the same share of love. Jodi Picoult
  • A sister will care for you like a mother, laugh with you like a brother, listen to you like a friend, but most of all, no matter how much you mess up; love you like only a sister a can. Your only job is to be the brother[sister] she deserves. Unknown
  • Our siblings push buttons that cast us in roles we felt sure we had let go of long ago – the baby, the peacekeeper, the caretaker, the avoider…. It doesn’t seem to matter how much time has elapsed or how far we’ve traveled. Jane Mersky Leder
  • Back in time it seemed that having a sister were a tragedy. Instead it is one of the best presents my parents could have ever given me. Sara Anzellotti
  • Sister is probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once the sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship. Margaret Mead
  • Sister: A person who’s been where you’ve been; someone you can call when things aren’t going right; is more than just family; a sister is a forever friend. Unknown
  • A sister smiles when one tells one’s stories – for she knows where the decoration has been added. Chris Montaigne
  • Sisterhood was about shared experiences, trust, knowing you had people who would be there for you and would listen to you no matter what, and who could always tell if there was something wrong. Michelle Madow
  • She is your teacher, your defense attorney, your personal press agent, even your shrink. Some days, she’s the reason you wish you were an only child. Barbara Alpert


Hate Sister Quotes

  • Only a sister, an alternative self, could inspire such a sordid mix of disgust and envy.  Namwali Serpell
  • Sisters are reliably good for two things: hating and loving. Jessica Knoll
  • At this point, none of us are sure why we fight. We’re sisters. We need no good reason to fight, even though we have plenty of them. Ken Wheaton
  • Love is close to hate when it comes to sisters. You’re as close as two humans can be. You came from the same womb. The same background. Even if you’re poles apart, mentally. That’s why it hurts so much when your sister is unkind. It’s as though part of you is turning against yourself. Jane Corry
  • Sisters are like cats. They claw each other all the time but still snuggle up and daydream together. Unknown
  • I grew up believing my sister was from the planet Neptune and had been sent down to Earth to kill me. Zooey Deschanel
  • I suppose there are sisters that don’t compete. I have never met one. Lisa Grunwald
  • Try not to stab your sister, whatever the provocation. George R.R. Martin 
  • Sisters never quite forgive each other for what happened when they were five. Pam Brown
  • Do you forget that I am your sister?”. No; I’ve never been granted the opportunity to forget it. Georgette Heyer
  • Nobody fights you like your own sister; nobody else knows the most vulnerable parts of you and will aim for them without mercy. Jojo Moyes
  • If you don’t understand how a woman could both love her sister dearly and want to wring her neck at the same time, then you were probably an only child. Linda Sunshine
  • Siblings fight, pull each other’s hair, steal stuff, and accuse each other indiscriminately.  But siblings also know the undeniable fact that they are the same blood, share the same origins, and are family. Even when they hate each other. And that tends to put all things in perspective. Vera Nazarian
  • Sisters are supposed to be people you’re close to, aren’t they. You may not like them much, but you’re still close to them. Kazuo Ishiguro
  • And the truth is, sometimes my sisters and I do get jealous, and sometimes we do say things to-and about-one another that are thoughtless and rude. We don’t mean them, though. It’s just whenever we’re together, we slip into our old familiar roles. Jillian Medoff 


Emotional Sister Quotes

  • No matter where we are, we’ll always share the same sky. We can always find each other in the same constellation.  Roshani Chokshi
  • Bless you, my darling, and remember you are always in the heart – oh tucked so close there is no chance of escape – of your sister. Katherine Mansfield
  • For there is no friend like a sister
    In calm or stormy weather;
    To cheer one on the tedious way,
    To fetch one if one goes astray,
    To lift one if one totters down,
    To strengthen whilst one stands. Christina Rossetti
  • I am so proud to call you sister. I could not ask for a better friend, for a better encourager, you have made a positive difference in my life. Catherine Pulsifer
  • I love you, Sister. And I don’t use that word lightly! (Neither «love», nor «sister». You embody both). Elizabeth Gilbert
  • I may not be able to solve all of your problems, but I promise you won’t have to face them alone. Unknown
  • “I’m not going anywhere,” she told me that night. But until we are old ladies–a cypress age, a Sawtooth age–I will continue to link arms with her, in public, in private, in a panic of love. Karen Russell
  • If one day you feel like crying, call me. I can’t promise to make you laugh, but I’m willing to cry with you. Unknown
  • Oak, granite,
    Lilies by the road,
    Remember me?
    I remember you.
    Clouds brushing
    Clover hills,
    Remember me?
    Sister, child,
    Grown tall,
    Remember me?
    I remember you. Gail Carson Levine


Dead Sister Quotes

  • If you have a sister and she dies, do you stop saying you have one? Or are you always a sister, even when the other half of the equation is gone? Jodi Picoult
  • How could she just leave me here to live without her? I miss her so much. I love her. I want her to grow up and become who she was meant to be. I wanted her to grow up with me. Ava Dellaira 
  • I do not mourn the loss of my sister because she will always be with me, in my heart. Erin Morgenstern
  • She was the sun of my life, the gilder of every pleasure, the soother of every sorrow, I had not a thought concealed from her, and it is as if I had lost a part of myself. Cassandra Austen
  • Losing my sister to cancer was… That was the worst thing in the world, man. Guy Fieri


Cute Sister Quotes

  • We’ll see Heaven together. I promise with all my heart I’ll never leave you alone.  Stacey T. Hunt
  • When you can’t look on the bright side, I will sit with you in the dark. Alice in Wonderland
  • Sisters don’t need words. They have perfected a language of snarls and smiles and frowns and winks – expressions of shocked surprise and incredulity and disbelief. Pam Brown
  • In photographs of us together, she is always looking at the camera, and I am always looking at her. Jandy Nelson
  • There is a language every sister knows, a language tender beyond words and rarely spoken. It runs like a string between two hearts, and we only pluck that string in times of trouble.  Kathleen Baldwin
  • There were once two sisters
    who were not afraid of the dark
    because the dark was full of the other’s voice
    across the room,
    because even when the night was thick
    and starless
    they walked home together from the river
    seeing who could last the longest
    without turning on her flashlight,
    not afraid
    because sometimes in the pitch of night
    they’d lie on their backs
    in the middle of the path
    and look up until the stars came back
    and when they did,
    they’d reach their arms up to touch them
    and did. Jandy Nelson
  • We may look old and wise to the outside world, but to each other, we are still in junior school. Charlotte Gray
  • She wouldn’t climb out of the bed for her sister, but she had climbed into a crater. She wouldn’t cross a room, but she had crossed a continent. Anthony Marra
  • She’d come running up the driveway and into the kitchen, bringing the spring morning behind her like a trail of hope.  Loretta Nyhan
  • Three years after my birth, my mother swells again. When Lanka is born and brought home, Shiva and I gaze over the edge of the bassinet at this strange, alien creature and claim her as our own. We are a threesome from then on. Joined at the hip. A pyramid. A triangle. Nayomi Munaweera


My Sister Quotes

  • My support, my ally, my entertainment, my audience, my critic, my biggest fan, my best friend… my sister! Unknown
  • A ministering angel shall my sister be. William Shakespeare
  • There is no better friend than a sister. And there is no better sister than you. Unknown
  • My sister is my hero. Patrick J. Adams (Suits)
  • When life’s hills become too steep to climb on my own, my sister takes my hand and reminds me that I didn’t have to climb it alone to begin with. Unknown
  • My sister and I are so close that we finish each other’s sentences and often wonder who’s memories belong to whom. Shannon Celebi
  • When I say I won’t tell anyone, my sister doesn’t count. Unknown 
  • You mess with my sister, you’re messing with me!  Loretta Livingstone
  • She could always talk me into anything. My sister made me a little starstruck. Stacie Ramey
  • Always my sister, forever my friend. Unknown 
  • My sisters are my favorite people on earth. Ryan Phillippe
  • As I grew up, one of my strongest allies has been my sister. Patti Smith
  • You’re not my best friend. You’re my sister, and that’s more. Jenny Han
  • Even after everything–even with everything that was still between us, that would probably always be between us–she was my sister. I was born reaching for her. Sarah Gailey
  • Happiness is being with my sister. Unknown
  • I told him that he better be good to you. When you came along, I said I’d share you, but I told him to remember that you’re my sister. I loved you first. Ann Brashares
  • I’ve known every love possible, but as the years stretched out, the love I longed for the most is the one I shared with my sister. Josephine Angelini
  • It has been one of the greatest blessings of my life that my sister has been able to mirror my experience. Nayomi Munaweera
  • My sister and I are as different as night and day and we look at the world differently. But, we listen to each others’ complaints and the joys with open arms. I am there for her and she is there for me and there is an unbreakable bond. Angela Cartwright
  • My sister is a mess. I love her to death, but she is a mess. RJ Mitte
  • She’s the toughest player I ever played in my life, and the best person I know. Serena Williams
  • My sister is the one person who truly knows me, as I know her. Lisa See
  • My sister taught me everything I really need to know, and she was only in sixth grade at the time. Linda Sunshine
  • She is my sister, always, even in death, even beyond.   Marie Lu
  • The only thing better than having you as my sister is my children having you as their aunt. Unknown
  • She is the mother I never had, she is the sister everybody would want. She is the friend that everybody deserves. I don’t know a better person. Oprah Winfrey
  • … But you hurt either of my sisters and I will spend my life finding ways to destroy you. Patrick Ness


Sister Bond Quotes

  • You are blood. You are sisters. No man can break that bond. Kim Boykin
  • Our paths may change as life goes along but our bond as sisters will remain ever strong. Unknown
  • Side by side or miles apart, sisters will always be connected by heart. Unknown
  • Sisters share a bond unlike any other – thornier, but also tender, full of possibility. Joy McCullough
  • I was too young that time to value her,
    But now I know her.
    If she be a traitor,
    Why, so am I.
    We still have slept together,
    Rose at an instant, learned, played, eat together,
    And wheresoe’er we went, like Juno’s swans,
    Still we went coupled and inseparable. William Shakespeare
  • It was nice to be in such close physical proximity, even though they hadn’t spoken in months…In the end, it didn’t matter. Sisters were sisters. Emma Straub
  • Nobody could hold the same place in your heart as your sister. Love or hate her, she was the only person who grew up exactly like you, who knew the secrets of your household. Jessica Taylor


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