How wonderful life is with a sibling in the world.
There seems to be no love like the love you get from family. For most of us, they were there for you from the very beginning and will be there for you until the end. And while mom and dad are great, there is no love like sibling love.
Siblings are there to love and help you when you need it most, just as you do for them. From the adolescent memories to the petty fights, they have been there with you through it all. And even with the times you probably wanted to rip each other’s heads off and swore never to speak again, that unexplainable sibling love and relationship drew you back in.
National Sibling Day is April 10, 2018. As it draws near, it is not only time to bring out the sappy and/or embarrassing pictures of your brothers and sisters for all of social media to see but also it is time to bring out the best sibling quotes that will make their (along with the rest of your social media followers’) hearts feel full.
Here are 21 quotes that make the perfect captions for your National Sibling Day Instagram post.
1. Just like your hands and feet, they are a necessity.
“Brothers and sisters are as close as hands and feet.” —Vietnamese Proverb
2. Can’t live with them and can’t live without them.
“Siblings: your only enemy you can’t live without.” —Anonymous
3. Siblings are your first best friends.
“Having lots of siblings is like having built-in best friends.” —Kim Kardashian
4. Your siblings know you best.
“Your siblings are the only people in the world who know what it’s like to have been brought up the way you were.” —Betsy Cohen
5. They will be there until the end.
“Our brothers and sisters are there with us from the dawn of our personal stories to the inevitable dusk.” —Susan Scarf Merrell
6. They are the missing link you need for the rest of your life.
“Be nice to your siblings, they’re your best link to your past and the most likely to stay with you in the future.” —Baz Lurhmann
7. They hold a bond that cannot be broken.
“A bond as important as that of a husband and wife, is the bond between siblings.” —Lee Dong- Wook
8. They bring back the good memories and the good times.
“They say that no matter how old you become, when you are with your siblings, you revert back to childhood.” —Karen White
9. They are everything in one.
“Siblings-the definition that comprises love, strife, competition and forever friends.” —Byron Pulsifer
10. Living life without them is unimaginable.
“How do people make it through life without a sister?” —Sara Corpening
11. They are your best friends.
“My siblings are my best friends.” —America Ferrera
12. The only thing better than having siblings is being a sibling.
“Sometimes being a brother is even better than being a superhero.” —Marc Brown
13. They are there the longest.
“Your parents leave you too soon and your kids and spouse come along late, but your siblings know you when you are in your most inchoate form.” —Jeffrey Kluger
14. They are a gift.
“You don’t choose your family. They are God’s gift to you, as you are to them.” —Desmond Tutu
15. They will love you like no other.
“There’s no other love like the love for a brother. There’s no other love like the love from a brother.” —Terri Guillemets
16. They are our teachers.
“Siblings are the people we practice on, the people who teach us about fairness and cooperation and kindness and caring, quite often the hard way.” —Pamela Dugdale
17. They are all you need in life.
“The best thing about having a sister was that I always had a friend.” —Cali Rae Turner
18. They will fight with you and for you.
“Older siblings… the only people who will pick on you for their own entertainment and beat up anyone else who tries.” —Anonymous
19. They’ll always be by your side, no matter what.
“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
20. They make you feel that you belong.
“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
21. They are your past, present, and future.
“A sibling represents a person’s past, present, and future.” —John Corey Whaley
Lani Akingbade is a writer residing in New Jersey. When she is not pitching and creating articles for YourTango, she is reading stories, catching up on her academics, or painting.