Sisterly love is, of all sentiments, the most abstract. Nature does not grant it any functions.
- Ugo Betti
Sweet is the voice of a sister in the season of sorrow.
- Benjamin Disraeli
An older sister is a friend and defender - a listener, conspirator, a counsellor and a sharer of delights. And sorrows too.
- Pam Brown
There can be no situation in life in which the conversation of my dear sister will not administer some comfort to me.
- Mary Montagu
The best thing about having a sister was that I always had a friend.
- Cali Rae Turner
A sister is a gift to the heart, a friend to the spirit, a golden thread to the meaning of life.
- Isadora James
The mildest, drowsiest sister has been known to turn tiger if her sibling is in trouble.
- Clara Ortega
One's sister is part of one's essential self, an eternal presence of one's heart, soul and memory.
- Susan Cabil
A sister smiles when one tells one's stories - for she knows where the decoration has been added.
- Chris Montaigne
Sister is probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once the sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship.
- Margaret Mead
Sisters touch your heart in ways no other could. Sisters share... their hopes, their fears, their love, everything they have. Real friendship springs from their special bonds.
- Carrie Bagwell
The typewriting machine, when played with expression, is no more annoying than the piano when played by a sister or near relation.
- Oscar Wilde
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
Sisters function as safety nets in a chaotic world simply by being there for each other.
- Carol Saline
Big sisters are the crab grass in the lawn of life.
- Charles M. Schulz
To have a loving relationship with a sister is not simply to have a buddy or a confident, it is to have a soulmate for life.
- Victoria Secunda
I always like to win. But I'm the big sister. I want to make sure she has everything, even if I don't have anything. It's hard. I love her too much. That's what counts.
- Venus Williams
My sister taught me everything I really need to know, and she was only in sixth grade at the time.
- Linda Sunshine
A sister is a little bit of childhood that can never be lost.
- Marion C. Garretty
Is solace anywhere more comforting than in the arms of a sister.
- Alice Walker
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
You can kid the world. But not your sister.
- Charlotte Gray