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44 Family Quotes

Family sayings are like cherished heirlooms, passed down through generations, carrying the wisdom, humor, and love of those who came before us. They are the threads that weave our family tapestry, binding us together in shared experiences and values. From “blood is thicker than water” to “a family that eats together stays together,” these sayings encapsulate the essence of familial bonds. They offer guidance in times of trouble and celebrate the joys of togetherness. Whether whispered in moments of tenderness or shouted in laughter, family sayings are the language of our hearts, connecting us in a web of understanding, resilience, and enduring affection.

Family Quotes

Family Quotes



“For me, family always comes first; I would do anything to protect them.”

-Mark Wahlberg



“Family is the most important thing in the world.”

-Princess Diana



“It takes a lot of work to put together a marriage, to put together a family and a home.”

-Elizabeth Edwards



“The family is the first essential cell of human society.”

-Pope John XXIII



“Sunday, for me, is all about being home with the family with no plans.”

-John Lasseter



“Families are like fudge – mostly sweet with a few nuts.”



“I find the family the most mysterious and fascinating institution in the world.”

-Amos Oz



“It’s very important to prioritize. I know, for me, my family comes first. That makes every decision very easy.”

-Jada Pinkett Smith



“Our family is a circle of strength of love with every birth and every union the circle grows.”



“When trouble comes, it’s your family that supports you.”

-Guy Lafleur



“You have to defend your honor. And your family.”

-Suzanne Vega



“You don’t choose your family. They are God’s gift to you, as you are to them.”

-Desmond Tutu



“The only rock I know that stays steady, the only institution I know that works, is the family.”

-Lee Iacocca



“Family and God – that is what’s important. Money, cars, those are things that come and go.”

-Fabrice Muamba



“Life is precious and relationships are precious. I’m a great believer in family.”

-Len Goodman



“Family always gonna be there. The material things, they come and go.”

-Romeo Miller



“To us, family means putting your arms around each other and being there.”

-Barbara Bush



“What is important is family, friends, giving back to your community and finding meaning in life.”

-Adrian Grenier



“Children are the keys of paradise.”

-Eric Hoffer



“I would rather start a family than finish one.”

-Don Marquis



”The most important thing in the world is family and love.”

-John Wooden



“The family you come from isn’t as important as the family you’re going to have.”

-Ring Lardner



“It’s all about quality of life and finding a happy balance between work and friends and family.”

-Philip Green



“Pray in your family daily, that yours may be in the number of the families who call upon God.”

-Christopher Love



“In every conceivable manner, the family is link to our past, bridge to our future.”

-Alex Haley



“Tennis just a game, family is forever.”

-Serena Williams



“The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.”

-Henry Ward Beecher



“My family was my guide to my reality.”

-Haywood Nelson



“Women’s natural role is to be a pillar of the family.”

-Grace Kelly



“I think family is key, and if you have love for family, then you have love for others – and you have unity as a people.”

-Marlon Wayans



”I sustain myself with the love of family.”

-Maya Angelou



“I don’t think quantity time is as special as quality time with your family.”

-Reba McEntire



“It didn’t matter how big our house was; it mattered that there was love in it.”

-Peter Buffett



“My family is my life, and everything else comes second as far as what’s important to me.”

-Michael Imperioli



“Cherish your human connections – your relationships with friends and family.”

-Barbara Bush



“Without a family, man, alone in the world, trembles with the cold.”

-Andre Maurois



”A family is a place where minds come in contact with one another.”




“If you come from a solid family structure, it doesn’t matter what you go through in your life. You’re going to be okay.”

-Alyssa Milano



“Seeing the family is a very important part of my weekend.”

-Susannah York



“My family is my strength and my weakness.”

-Aishwarya Rai Bachchan



“I am blessed to have so many great things in my life – family, friends and God. All will be in my thoughts daily.”

-Lil’ Kim



“I’m a strong person, I’m a strong family man, I’m a strong husband and a strong father.”

-David Beckham



“I have a great family, I live an amazing life.”

-John Oates



“Work is work, but family is for life. That’s what really matters to me.”

-Akshay Kumar