Quotations About / On: SISTER

  • 1.
    Sisters is probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once the sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship.
    (Margaret Mead (1901-1978), U.S. anthropologist. As quoted in Woman to Woman by Julia Gilden and Mark Riedman (1994).)
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  • 2.
    We will look upon the earth and her sister planets as being with us, not for us. One does not rape a sister.
    (Mary Daly (b. 1928), U.S. educator, writer, theologian. Beyond God the Father, ch. 6 (1973).)
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  • 3.
    “Sister,” Yeong-hye said, her voice low and calm as if intending to comfort her. Yeong-hye’s old black sweater gave off the faint scent of mothballs. When In-hye didn’t answer, Yeong-hye whispered one more time. “Sister…all the trees of the world are like brothers and sisters.”
    (Han Kang, The Vegetarian)
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  • 4.
    Love you your beloved, but forget you not your lovely sister.
    (Love you your wife, but forget you not your small sister)
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  • 5.
    She is my beloved sister...off all who come her way the assister.
    (Saiom Shriver)
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  • 6.
    Big sisters are the crab grass in the lawn of life.
    (Charles Schulz (b. 1922), U.S. cartoonist. Linus, in Peanuts (1952).)
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  • 7.
    You're a good man, sister.
    (John Huston (1906-1987), U.S. filmmaker. Sam Spade (Humphrey Bogart), The Maltese Falcon, to Effie Perine, his loyal and shrewd secretary, who effectively covers for Spade in a tight spot (1941). Based on the novel by Dashiell Hammett.)
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  • 8.
    Just because we're sisters under the skin doesn't mean we've got much in common.
    (Angela Carter (1940-1992), British author. Guardian (London, Oct. 25, 1990).)
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  • 9.
    Foolishness is indeed the sister of wickedness.
    (Sophocles (497-406/5 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Fragments, l. 663.)
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  • 10.
    '...my beautiful and determined sisters, gallivanting through the male psyche is an enterprise fraught with danger and uncertainty and perhaps something that should be conducted with utmost sincerity and caution...'
    More quotations from: Dieter Ian Maree
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