Quotes About Family

I was thinking about how important family really is and should be to us. Looking over tons of family pictures recently really had me realizing how very blessed my family was. Growing up in Autumn’s and my family we really did have a lot of love together and such great times, and we still do of course! Our Mom and Dad, just the very best of parents and all of us 6 sisters…Well, we had some moments. Some bad, but most of them very good moments and so many wonderful memories. So I went searching for some good quotes concerning family, I found some really good ones. I hope you all enjoy reading them as much as I did! 🙂
1.You don’t choose your family. They are God‘s gift to you, as you are to them~Desmond Tutu
2.When you look at your life, the greatest happiness are family happinesses~Dr. Joyce Brothers
3.If you look deeply into the palm of your hand, you will see your parents and all generations of your ancestors. All of them are alive in this moment. Each is present in your body. You are the continuation of each of these people~Tich Nhat Hanh
4.Families are a lot like fudge–Mostly sweet with just a few nuts~Author Unknown
5.Family is the most important thing in the world~Princess Diana
6.In every conceivable manner, the family is a link to our past, bridge to our future~Alex Haley
7.Govern a family as you would cook a small fish–very gently~Chinese Proverb
8.What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family~Mother Teresa
9.I know why families were created with all the imperfections. They humanize you. They are made to make you forget yourself occasionally, so that the beautiful balance of life is not destroyed~Anais Nin
10.What greater blessing to give thanks for at a family gathering than the family and the gathering~Robert Brault

20 thoughts on “Quotes About Family

  1. All are very lovely quotes, I liked Mother Teresa’s.
    “To us, family means putting your arms around each other and being there. ~Barbara Bush”

    • Thanks so much Indira and I love Mother Teresa and her quotes are wonderful, as she was. This quote from Barbara Bush is a good one, too and thank you for sharing it! 🙂

  2. what a beautiful post Gabby,oh i believe in the strength of family where love and warmth is in abundance..
    have been reading about your family for quite some time now and more i read more i feel blessed to know you guys…to cherish what we had,to embrace what will come,and to live what is now to the fullest…
    love you guys 🙂

    • Thank you Soma, for the kind words and also for loving the post. I so agree in the the strength of family, and it makes me happy you feel blessed reading and getting to know ours. Your family is so much the same, I feel blessed reading about yours, too! 🙂 Love you, too 🙂

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