Quotations About / On: BROTHER
A stranger that is faraway can be more supportive than a brother that lives nearby.
Hatred and anger are twin brothers.
(My own personal experiences as a born again believer in Christ)
Through the voices of your fellow brothers, I'm constantly reminded about my love for you..........
(You and me we are an infinite love story..........)
The poet as Hamlet and Paglet, two brothers, psychic and neurotic.
(Poets as friends)
Working for Warner Brothers is like fucking a porcupine: it's a hundred pricks against one.
(Wilson Mizner (1876-1933), U.S. dramatist, wit. Quoted in Bring on the Empty Horses, "Degrees of Friendlness," David Niven (1975).)
The men who learn endurance, are they who call the whole world, brother.
(Charles Dickens (1812-1870), British novelist. Mr. Haredale, in Barnaby Rudge, ch. 79 (1841).)
That Dali is really Norman Rockwell's twin brother kidnapped by gypsies in babyhood.
(Vladimir Nabokov (1899-1977), Russian-born U.S. novelist, poet. Pnin, ch. 4, sect. 5 (1957).)
It is the child of avarice, the brother of iniquity, and the father of mischief.
(George Washington (1732-1799), U.S. general, president. letter, Jan. 15, 1783.)
Proclaim human equality as loudly as you like, Witless will serve his brother.
(Thomas Henry Huxley (1825-95), British biologist and educator. Reflection #40, Aphorisms and Reflections, selected by Henrietta A. Huxley, Macmillan (London, 1907).)
Never make a companion equal to a brother.
(Hesiod (c. 8th century B.C.), Greek didactic poet. Works and Days, 707.)