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Named Sisters Quotes


"All women are sisters." - Juliet Aubrey

"Sisters come before carpet burns and blisters." - Amy Winehouse

"A named thing is a tamed thing." - Joanne Harris

"I had a garter snake named Clayton." - Noel Fielding

"I'd like an omelet named after me." - Rufus Sewell

"I named my son Noah for the same reason Chris Martin named his apple: we're asses." - Thom Yorke

"Your horse is named Small. Yes. Mine is named Big. -Fire and Brigan" - Kristin Cashore

"Elder sisters never can do younger ones justice!" - Charlotte Mary Yonge

"My sisters, let's tell 'fashion' we love Allah more!" - Yasmin Mogahed

"Say to the seceded States, "Wayward sisters, depart in peace."" - Winfield Scott

"You nine daughters of Jupiter, sisters of one heart." - Gnaeus Naevius

"Sisters make the best friends in the world." - Marilyn Monroe

"Brothers and sisters should never be in the same family." - Charles M Schulz

"Sisters ruin everything. It's in their job description." - Christopher Titus

"Say to the seceded States, Wayward sisters, depart in peace." - Winfield Scott

"I got four sisters. They're all very fierce." - Chad Coleman

"My sisters are stronger and my brother's bigger than me." - Adam Sandler

"Dear sisters and brothers, I am not against anyone." - Malala Yousafzai

"My sisters are my favorite people on earth." - Ryan Phillippe

"I was surrounded by sisters. My childhood was all women." - Oscar De La Renta

"I'm the oldest and I've got two sisters." - Lisa Snowdon

"You're defined by your older brothers' or sisters' music." - Patrick Wilson

"In 1900, the typical American was a boy, not yet a teenager, named John. He lived with his parents and his sisters, Mary and Helen, on a farm in New York or Pennsylvania." - Bill Dedman

"Couldn't afford a car so he named his daughter Alexis" - Kanye West

"Hast thou named all the birds without a gun?" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Emirates Stadium should be named after Arsene Wenger" - Alan Pardew

"I used to have an imaginary friend named Michael." - Niall Horan

"I think they named the orange before the carrot." - Demetri Martin

"I'm named Barack Hussein Obama. I'm African-American." - Barack Obama

"Adam named the living animals, MaddAddam names the dead ones." - Margaret Atwood

"It comes down to a choice between the Little Sisters and Big Brother, and I'm going with the Sisters." - Jeb Bush

"Chicks named Tammy have a greater chance of actually driving a Mercedes than a chick named Mercedes." - Adam Carolla

"I have a rescue dog named Fideo, which means 'noodle' in Spanish, and a cat named Hutch." - Ana Ortiz

"My name is "A Pimp named Slickback" Wait... A Pimp?? ... Named Slickback. Yes, please say the whole thing if you would. Yes, that includs the "A Pimp Named" part. Yes Tom, everytime." - Katt Williams

"I always call my cousin because we're so close. We're almost like sisters, and we're also close because our mom's are sisters." - Britney Spears

"Those [Christians] had left to love on earth were then: brothers and sisters in hatred, whom they called then: brothers and sisters in love." - Georg Brandes

"Sisters have ways of socializing brothers into the mysteries of girls. Brothers have ways of socializing sisters into the puzzle that is boys." - Jeffrey Kluger

"There is a planet named Pluto, but we don't have one named Goofy. Goofy would be a good name for this planet. It certainly qualifies." - George Carlin

"Many things in the world have not been named; and many things, even if they have been named, have never been described." - Susan Sontag

"Love, Mercy, and Grace, sisters all, attend your wounds of silence and hope." - Aberjhani

"Oh the sisters of mercy, they are not departed or gone." - Leonard Cohen

"We are part of a great whole. All living things are our brothers and sisters." - Kenneth Clark

"I would like more sisters, that the taking out of one, might not leave such stillness." - Emily Dickinson

"Brothers and Sisters, I bid you beware Of giving your heart to a dog to tear." - Rudyard Kipling

"My sisters and I were encouraged to choose the direction of our lives." - Diana Degette

"My brothers and sisters hated me because I was an only child." - Al Yankovic

"Sisters share the scent and smells... the feel of a common childhood." - Pam Brown

"Dear sisters and brothers, we realize the importance of light when we see darkness." - Malala Yousafzai

"There is a level of appreciation for brothers and sisters in the hood." - John Boyega

"Ireland and England are like two sisters; I would have them embrace like one brother." - Boyle Roche

"Big sisters and brothers... I am telling you, it never changes." - Janet Jackson

"When I was a kid, I was surrounded by girls: older sisters, older girl cousins just down the street... except for an older boy named Vito who threw rocks. Each year I would wish for a baby brother. It never happened." - Wally Lamb

"My dad's name is Vernon and my mom liked the initials, V. V. My sisters and I got named Victoria, Valerie and Vincent so we'd be V. V.'s, too. But, then when you start getting pets' names that start with a 'v,' it's a little embarrassing." - Vince Vaughn

"The world I'm interested in is the one where things are not named." - Martha Graham

"I drive two black cars, I named em Malcolm X and Martin Luther." - Drake

"I went through baseball as "a player to be named later." - Joe Garagiola

"Light was first Through the Lord's word Named day: Beauteous, bright creation!" - Caedmon

"Hell, the truth is that I was named after a dog!" - John Wayne

"If this goes badly and I make a crater, I want it named after me!" - Iain Banks

"Men shiver when thou art named; nature appalled shakes off her wonted firmness." - Hugh Blair

"Never marry a girl named 'Marie' who used to be known as 'Murray'." - Johnny Carson

"In the order named, these are the hardest to control: Wine, Women, and Song." - Franklin P. Adams

"It's a good thing my parents named me Jon because that's what everyone calls me." - Jon Foreman

"Most people named Willie are either in prison or on the armwrestling circuit." - Jase Robertson

"Stigler's Law: No scientific discovery is named after its original discoverer." - George Stigler

"Statistics indicate that the average American is a guy named Brian who lives in Ohio." - Demetri Martin

"What we have not named as a symbol escapes our notice." - W H Auden

"The pretentiously - named ensuite bathroom is a major factor in divorce. Privacy is paramount in marriage." - Anonymous

"[My] dream writers room: "'Taxi.' I need to write for someone named Judd."" - Judd Apatow

"I named my dog Stay so I can say, Come here, Stay. Come here, Stay." - Steven Wright

"The Terrible and Marvellous History of Manuel Pig-Tender That Afterwards Was Named Manuel the Redeemer." - James Branch Cabell

"Light was first Through the Lord's word Named day: Beauteous, bright creation!" - Caedmon

"My friend named his car. And I don't want to be judgemental, but... what a dork." - Demetri Martin

"Every suit I wear is custom-made by a guy named Waraire Boswell in L.A." - Raphael Saadiq

"A diet should be named after what you do eat, not what you don't eat." - Robert Atkins

"I'm named after a computer and grew up really interested in them." - Hal Sparks

"I think when you are named Noah, you are destined for a certain way of life." - Noah Wyle

"I never thought a basketball shoe would be named after a woman, let alone me." - Sheryl Swoopes

"There's a guy on YouTube named Mac Lethal - he spits hot fire." - Bobby Moynihan

"And not only my own brothers and sisters agreed so but my brothers and sisters in law; and their children, although but young, had the like agreeable natures and affectionate dispositions." - Margaret Cavendish

"It is not good for man to be alone. Hitherto all things [in Genesis] that have been named, were approved of God to be very good: loneliness is the first thing which God's eye named not good." - John Milton

"Animals are our inferior brothers and sisters. They are not meant to be eaten, but must be treated with love." - Dharma Mittra

"What do you call it when two people have intense shared history? when nothing can separate them? Soul Sisters" - Susane Colasanti

"The Sisters were Southern Baptist, and they went to church on Saturdays and Sundays, and most other days, too." - Kami Garcia

"You must be strong, dear brothers and sisters. You must be strong with the strength that comes from faith." - Pope John Paul Ii

"Luckily, I've never been offered a directing job that was lucrative. I've never heard, "Here's $800,000 to remake Sisters."" - Lloyd Kaufman

"But is there nothing else, That we may do but only walk? Methinks Brothers and sisters lawfully may kiss." - Francis Beaumont

"one of the sisters started shaving her legs and marrying tax inspectors, so she was no good." - Eva Ibbotson

"I feel comfortable with women. I have two sisters, so I grew up in a female-dominated environment." - Josh Radnor

"Sisters, brothers and the whities, Blacks and the crackers, Police and their backers, They're all political actors" - Curtis Mayfield

"Real excellence and humility are not incompatible one with the other, on the contrary they are twin sisters." - Jean-Baptiste Henri Lacordaire

"What surprised me was that within a family, the voices of sisters as they're talking are virtually always the same." - Elizabeth Fishel

"Stop killing your brothers and your sisters and help them out in any difficulty. That's my message." - Sizzla

"My sisters were going out with artists and poets, and eventually it was the creative world which attracted me." - Luc Ferrari

"I don't see myself as a role model; people should look to mothers and sisters as role models." - Lily Allen

"SNL is a home. You've got all of your brothers and sisters there, and it's a great time." - Adam Sandler

"I have a necklace with a golden key, given to me by my sisters, which I always wear." - Karlie Kloss

"I like 'Mad Men,' and I think 'The Killing' is pretty great too. I like 'Brothers & Sisters.'" - Betsy Brandt

"My mom put me and my sisters in the water to feel comfortable, to have water safety." - Michael Phelps

"I have three sisters and I've always wanted a brother, so I was really interested in that notion." - Ryan Phillippe

"My grandfather was in a barbershop quartet and my grandmother was in a gospel quartet with her sisters." - Kevin Richardson

"I do like strong women in my movies. I have five sisters, so I've just grown up with that model." - Robert Rodriguez

"I have three older sisters, so we were a reasonably large family and, in general, a happy one." - Alexander Mccall Smith

"I've always enjoyed acting. When we were younger, my sisters and I would put on plays for our parents." - Serena Williams

"The Lord has promised great rewards for those who reach out to strengthen their brothers and sisters." - Joseph B Wirthlin

"I do have height envy. I'm 5'1 and my sisters are giants so I do have height envy." - Toni Braxton

"I don't know about you, but my girlfriends have been my girlfriends forever, and they're my sisters and my family." - Elizabeth Olsen

"Jealousy and love are sisters." - Proverbs

"The things I have are nameless, old and true; they may not be named; few may live and know." - Hilda Doolittle

"I was named after the next-door neighbor's German shepherd. It was either that or Cadillac Smith." - Rex Smith

"I almost rented a house by an architect named Schindler, but I couldn't afford it. It was a jewel" - Parker Stevenson

"Whatever is felt upon the page without being specifically named there-that, we may say, is created." - Willa Cather

"[Never give up hope. Never give in to pessimism. Never despair.] No horse named Morbid ever won a race!" - Ernest Hemingway

"Shrapnel was invented by an Englishman of the same name. Don't you wish you could have something named after you?" - Kurt Vonnegut

"Simon Bolivar is the only person in history to be exiled from a country named after him." - Kinky Friedman

"When I was born, my mother didn't know what to name me. Eventually she named me after Thom Yorke." - Thom Yorke

"I didn't grow up thinking, 'Oh, maybe someday I'm going to have a shoe named after me." - Sheryl Swoopes

"Government shouldn't be doing that to a private company. And I think you named it clearly: It's a slush fund." - Sharron Angle

"Always sprayin tecs because I be stayin vexed, Some nigga named Dex was in the projects layin threats." - Big L

"The Grave, dread thing! Men shiver when thou 'rt named: Nature, appall'd, Shakes off her wonted firmness." - Robert Blair

"First the doctor told me the good news: I was going to have a disease named after me." - Steve Martin

"Triple tongued is triple named" - Alison Croggon

"My dad named me Dakota and my mom came up with my first name Hannah. So it's Hannah Dakota Fanning." - Dakota Fanning

"I was never named in the early years as having anything to do with the assassination of Malcolm." - Louis Farrakhan

"I didn't grow up thinking, 'Oh, maybe someday I'm going to have a shoe named after me.'" - Sheryl Swoopes

"LAST, n. A shoemaker's implement, named by a frowning Providence as opportunity to the maker of puns." - Ambrose Bierce

"Bechdel Test, was named for the comic strip it came from, penned by Alison Bechdel - but Bechdel credits a friend named Liz Wallace, so maybe it really should be called the Liz Wallace Test...? Anyway, the test is much simpler than the name. To pass it your movie must have the following: a) there are at least two named female characters, who b) talk to each other about c) something other than a man." - Alison Bechdel

"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

"My sisters and I can still recite Dad's grilling rules: Rule No. 1: Dad is in charge. Rule No. 2: Repeat Rule No. 1." - Connie Schultz

"I, who have no sisters or brothers, look with some degree of innocent envy on those who may be said to be born to friends." - James Boswell

"I don't believe in looking past anybody - I wouldn't look past the Little Sisters of the Poor after they stayed up all night." - Al Mcguire

"No one cares / who is better / who is worse / who has more / who has less. / Content in our connectedness / we are brothers and sisters / after all." - Adele Faber

"Grandmother pointed out my brother Perry, my sister Sarah, and my sister Eliza, who stood in the group. I had never seen my brother nor my sisters before; and, though I had sometimes heard of them, and felt a curious interest in them, I really did not understand what they were to me, or I to them. We were brothers and sisters, but what of that? Why should they be attached to me, or I to them? Brothers and sisters were by blood; but slavery had made us strangers. I heard the words brother and sisters, and knew they must mean something; but slavery had robbed these terms of their true meaning." - Frederick Douglass

"I will not vote to send my sons, or your sons, daughters, brothers, sisters or friends to fight for a stalemate." - Rand Paul

"For the children and the flowers are my sisters and my brothers, come and stand beside me, we can find a better way." - John Denver

"Sisterhood is powerful. It kills. Mostly sisters." - Ti-Grace Atkinson

"Action and contemplation are very close companions; they live together in one house on equal terms. Martha and Mary are sisters." - Bernard Of Clairvaux

"My sisters were in that van." - Lauren Destefano

"There was a weird, innate kind of understanding between me and Christina (Ricci). A psychic told us we were sisters in a past life." - Michelle Williams

"We're sisters, we're roommates, we're all that." - Serena Williams

"I hate to break it to you, but if he's interested in your highly personal areas, he probably isn't interested in your sisters." - Cassandra Clare

"Community cannot long feed on itself, it can only flourish with the coming of others from beyond: their unknown and undiscovered sisters and brothers." - Howard Thurman

"The epitome of evil is having spiritual leaders condone hate, in the name of God, against others such as our gay brothers and sisters." - Rory Lewis

"I told them that anything they do for their brothers and sisters is good if they do it with a good thought...." - Charles Manson

"It is useless, sisters, for you to attempt the duties of your exalted callings . . . without the constant companionship of the Spirit of God." - Susa Young Gates

"Brothers and sisters, friends and enemies: I just can't believe that everyone in here is a friend and I don't want to leave anybody out." - Malcolm X

"We can choose to humble ourselves by conquering enmity toward our brothers and sisters, esteeming them as ourselves, and lifting them as high or higher than we are. . . ." - Ezra Taft Benson

"The poor are our brothers and sisters ... people in the world who need love, who need care, who have to be wanted." - Mother Teresa

"Do you see O my brothers and sisters? It is not chaos or death, it is form, union, plan, it is eternal life, it is happiness." - Walt Whitman

"It's like getting the Williams sisters to play (tennis) against a man, and they're far better athletes than she (Sorenstam) is." - Vijay Singh



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