In the past week
so many pictures of family
either the entire families
such as brothers or sister were taken
I wanted to do a post
Those of you that really know me
know I enjoy good quotes..
so this post consists of
some old , some new...
and many quotes
family, brothers and sisters
that I have enjoyed yet had not
the occasion to use them...
I do hope you enjoy !
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them. ~Desmond Tutu
If minutes were kept of a family gathering, they would show that "Members not Present" and "Subjects Discussed" were one and the same. ~Robert Brault
The only rock I know that stays steady, the only institution I know that works is the family. ~Lee Iacocca
The advantage of growing up with siblings is that you become very good at fractions. ~Robert Brault
When brothers agree, no fortress is so strong as their common life. ~Antisthenes
Help your brother's boat across, and your own will reach the shore. ~Hindu Proverb
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
It was nice growing up with someone like you - someone to lean on, someone to count on... someone to tell on! ~Author Unknown
The highlight of my childhood was making my brother laugh so hard that food came out his nose. ~Garrison Keillor
The mildest, drowsiest sister has been known to turn tiger if her sibling is in trouble. ~Clara Ortega
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
More than Santa Claus, your sister knows when you've been bad and good. ~Linda Sunshine
When sisters stand shoulder to shoulder, who stands a chance against us? ~Pam Brown
An older sister helps one remain half child, half woman. ~Author Unknown
An older sister is a friend and defender - a listener, conspirator, a counselor and a sharer of delights. And sorrows too. ~Pam Brown
A sister shares childhood memories and grown-up dreams. ~Author Unknown
The family. We were a strange little band of characters trudging through life sharing diseases and toothpaste, coveting one another's desserts, hiding shampoo, borrowing money, locking each other out of our rooms, inflicting pain and kissing to heal it in the same instant, loving, laughing, defending, and trying to figure out the common thread that bound us all together. ~Erma Bombeck
Family life is a bit like a runny peach pie - not perfect but who's complaining? ~Robert Brault
If minutes were kept of a family gathering, they would show that "Members not Present" and "Subjects Discussed" were one and the same. ~Robert Brault,
There's no other love like the love for a brother. There's no other love like the love from a brother. ~Astrid Alauda
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
When you look at your life, the greatest happiness's are family happiness's. ~Joyce Brothers
Families are like fudge - mostly sweet with a few nuts.
Of two sisters one is always the watcher, one the dancer. ~Louise Glück
A sister smiles when one tells one's stories - for she knows where the decoration has been added. ~Chris Montaigne
Sisters are blossoms in the garden of life. ~Author Unknown
We may look old and wise to the outside world. But to each other, we are still in junior school. ~Charlotte Gray
Sister to sister we will always be,
A couple of nuts off the family tree.
If your sister is in a tearing hurry to go out and cannot catch your eye, she's wearing your best sweater. ~Pam Brown
One of the best things about being an adult is the realization that you can share with your sister and still have plenty for yourself. ~Betsy Cohen
You keep your past by having sisters. As you get older, they're the only ones who don't get bored if you talk about your memories. ~Deborah Moggach
It's hard to be responsible, adult and sensible all the time. How good it is to have a sister whose heart is as young as your own. ~Pam Brown
When mom and dad don't understand, a sister always will. ~Author Unknown
The best way to get a puppy is to beg for a baby brother - and they'll settle for a puppy every time. ~Winston Pendelton
To the outside world we all grow old. But not to brothers and sisters. We know each other as we always were. We know each other's hearts. We share private family jokes. We remember family feuds and secrets, family grief's and joys. We live outside the touch of time. ~Clara Ortega
Awhile back I had been asked to
paint a mailbox
with horses on it
for some friends as a surprise...
they own 2 horses that
I took pictures of when we visited
with our grandson Michael..
I had never really painted horses
which caused me to be a little
but, I donned my painting clothes,
held my tongue just so
and dove into the job...
It was delivered this week...
and I think everyone was pleased..
So I thought I would share