98 Short Family Quotes

Short family quotes that reinforce how a family is precious and how families are important in our lives. Here you will find encouraging and inspiring sayings and quotes that express love and caring that you can share with your family to remind them of how special they are to you!

We all only have one family unit; whether we value each and every member may be at times difficult, it is always a choice. Families are who we start with and who we usually end with - remember life is short and tomorrow is guaranteed to no one! Love them and appreciate them.

While these quotes are short they hold words of encouragement, inspiration, and words of love for your clan!

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  1. And since most of us live out a large portion of our lives in some sort of family setting, these experiences - both good and bad - inevitably transform and alter our lives forever. Barbara A. Mitchell, Family Matters
    Poems Of Encouragement



  2. Time and again in the Old Testament, God chooses to deal with families, not individuals.  Rachel Jones, 5 Things to Pray for the People You Love
    Christian Poems



  3. "With a growing family to feed 'off the land', frugal gardening has become second nature!" Linda Gray
    Garden Poems



  4. I firmly believer that family is ....
  5. I firmly believe that family is the building block of society and that our greatest fulfillment lies there. Stephen R. Covey, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Families
    I Believe Poems



  6. Grandmothers, having raised the children who raise the children posses special insights into family life. Dr Criswell Freeman
    Grandma Poems



  7. Daughters can bring much joy and happiness to your life. A daughter brings a new dynamic to a family. Catherine Pulsifer
    Poems About Daughter



  8. You make our family so complete. You are our rock - like concrete Kate Summers, Family So Complete
    Short Fathers Day Verses



  9. Remember that family and friends are the people who will always 
help you succeed and be there to support you. Felix Oberman
  10. Remember that family and friends are the people who will always help you succeed and be there to support you. Felix Oberman, The Ultimate Guide to Declutter Your Life and Organize your Mind
    Friendship Poems



  11. But in our hearts you will always be our little boy, our family. Catherine Pulsifer, The Day You Were Born
    Son Poems



  12. A Father Is . . . .a man who is dedicated to his family
    A Father Is



  13. We ought to remember that the word friendship applies to relationships in the family quite as much as with outsiders. Sydney Smith, Love and Friendship
    Famous Friendship Poems



  14. It won't be long till we meet this little one - we all are wondering is it a daughter or a son whichever it will be doesn't matter to us a new baby in the family is always a plus. Catherine Pulsifer, It Won't Be Long
    Baby Shower Poems



  15. Thank you for the patience you had with me, you are an example of what a family should be Catherine Pulsifer
    Step Dad Poems



  16. You know that despite its dizzying ups and downs, family life is the greatest joy of your existence. Lisa Heffernan, Grown and Flown
    Poems About Life



  17. I love Thanksgiving because it is a holiday centered around food and family, two things that are of utmost importance to me. Marcus Samuelsson
    Thanksgiving Poems



  18. How sweet 'tis to sit 'neath a fond father's smile. And the caress of a mother to soothe and beguile! Let others delight mid new pleasure to roam, but give me, oh, give me, the pleasures of home. John Howard Paine, Home, Sweet Home
    Poems About Home



  19. For friends aren't like family, they are someone you choose.They love you not because they have to, but because they want to. Julie Hebert, Friendship Through Tough Times
    Inspirational Friendship Poems



  20. Mother I know I was not perfect but I love you even with my defects! Daughter, I love you more in that, you can feel secure! Catherine Pulsifer, Mother Daughter Feelings
    Mother Daughter Poems



  21. Family and friends made you who you are - spend time with them, don't keep them afar. Catherine Pulsifer, Simple Things
    Living A Simple Life



  22. Sister, brother, Mom and Dad all make a family glad
    And aunts and uncles with cousins too can make a family more than two. Mary S. Scotsburn
    Grandma Quotes



  23. Like all leaders, fathers need to lead their families by example.
  Bethany Bridges
  24. Like all leaders, fathers need to lead their families by example. Bethany Bridges, How to Be a Good Dad
    Fathers Day Poems



  25. Riches in life are...friends and family give you more then all the things you could buy at a store. Catherine Pulsifer, Riches In Life
    You Don't Have To Be Rich



  26. A part of your family they will be, a pet loves more, you will see. They are an expression of love sent to us from above. Catherine Pulsifer, A Part Of Your Family
    Faithful Friends



  27. To my mother, my inspiration, .....you've never gone, always held on, kept our family together like glue. Julie Hebert, My Inspiration
    Words For A Wonderful Mother



  28. I am your mother, though you may not be flesh of my flesh. Our love goes deeper still. Anne Campbell, To An Adopted Child
    A Child



  29. Our Father - God, His children - we, no matter where our birthplace be....one family since the first of time! John Imrie
    The Brotherhood Of Man



  30. Times sure have changed - our life has been rearranged. A family we now are we bought a bigger car. Catherine Pulsifer, I'll Love You Forever
    Happy Fathers Day To My Husband



  31. When you look at your life, the greatest happinesses are family happinesses. 
 Joyce Brothers
  32. When you look at your life, the greatest happinesses are family happinesses. Joyce Brothers
    Short Positive Quotes



  33. God bless those tiny fairy-fashioned feet, little new baby Wilhelmina Stitch
    To New Baby



  34. We retreat with willing footsteps near the fire-glow on the hearth where the family circle gathers - dearest spot in all the earth. Elsie E. Egermeier, Winter Charms
    Poems About Night



  35. Every family has a Mr. Nobody who sneaks in and does things. Catherine Pulsifer
    Mr Nobody Poem



  36. Christmas is a celebration full of love and conversation -family and friends gather with us being all together is a big plus. Catherine Pulsifer, Keep The Spirit
    Christmas Poems



  37. your grandchildren are...
  38. Your grandchildren are the most beautiful leaves on the family tree. Carolyn J. Booth; Mindy B. Henderson
    Grandparents Poems



  39. I wouldn't trade my family any day - the support and encouragement that you show is worth much more than you know. Catherine Pulsifer, Proud To Say
    Message To My Family



  40. ....pray for all those that are close to me my family and my friends. Byron Pulsifer, Prayer To Serve
    Five Finger Prayer



  41. Christmas is the season of joy, of gift-giving, and of families united. Norman Vincent Peale
    Christmas Joy



  42. But together we will always be friends who care like family. Catherine Pulsifer, To The End
    My Best Friend Poems



  43. What Is Life... A little family gathering round Unknown, What Is Life
    Good Night Poems



  44. My two brothers and I grew up in a family where my mother and father used a language of respect for their children’s ideas and emotions. Joanna Faber, How to Talk so Little Kids Will Listen
    Brother Quotes



  45. Our families help to define who we are and who we are not, how we view the world, how we live, and how we share our lives with others.
  46. Our families help to define who we are and who we are not, how we view the world, how we live, and how we share our lives with others. Marci Hanson, Understanding Families



  47. We thrive and survive on planet earth as a single human family. And one of our main responsibilities is to leave to successor generations a sustainable future. General Kofi A. Annan



  48. I believe that you, specifically, can assume the noble role of leading your family through this modern maze, and turn up the volume on the values and beliefs that define what you want for your children and family. Phil McGraw, Family First



  49. When working with a child with disabilities or another family member with special needs, professional support and recommendations must be consistent with the well-being of the entire family. Marci Hanson, Understanding Families



  50. To me life is, community made. Family and friends, all things God made.
 Julie Hebert
  51. To me life is, community made.
    Family and friends, all things God made. Julie Hebert



  52. I wish we could learn to live our lives in a way where every day we are striving to consciously make family memories that will stay with us forever. Rachel Paxton, Keepsake Quilting



  53. Your family powerfully determined what you’ve become and how you think about yourself, and so it will be for your own children. Phil McGraw, Family First



  54. Our family and cultural background forms our perception of how to express anger. Malcom Rockwood, Dealing with Difficult People



  55. To us, family means putting your arms around each other and being there.
  Barbara Bush
  56. To us, family means putting your arms around each other and being there. Barbara Bush



  57. My love for my family drove me to work hard to provide the best life I could for them. I took on life’s challenges like a charging rhino. Mo Gawdat, Solve for Happy



  58. I firmly believe that unfailing love and acceptance are, by far, the biggest factors in describing what a family should be like. H. H. Hopalotomus



  59. In the midst of crisis and anxiety, returning to the unconditional love of your family - parents or siblings - provides the foundation to continue on. Theodore W. Higgingsworth



  60. No matter how the public may view adoption, foster care, kinship care, families of divorce, step-parenting or third-party reproduction, some type of crisis triggered the formation of the new family system. Sharon Roszia; Allison Davis Maxon, Seven Core Issues in Adoption and Permanency
    Adoption Quotes



  61. In life's ups and downs, we need to have had the grounding, love, and understanding that an unbeatable, resilient, and never-ending family unit provide. Theodore W. Higgingsworth



  62. My family a gift that will last me a lifetime.
  Catherine Pulsifer
  63. "My family a gift that will last me a lifetime." Catherine Pulsifer



  64. Parents need to nurture self-reliance, love and acceptance in their children even at times when they make mistakes. Dan Miller, Self Confidence for Teens



  65. No matter what variety of adjectives you use to describe what a family is, one remains the building block of the future - love. Robert Rivers



  66. There are so many things to be thankful for...the gift of families, the gift of children Lailah Gifty Akita, Be Thankful For
    Be Thankful Poems



  67. Family relationships are complex but all share a common bond. A sister is a sibling who usually becomes a friend. Catherine Pulsifer
    Sister Quotes



  68. You'll notice that happy people often have a healthy circle of friends and family that gives constant support and love. Jonathan Brown, Depression
    Meaningful Friendship Quotes



  69. We do believe you are a miracle - You are part of our family circle Catherine Pulsifer, Our Baby
    The Baby



  70. Grandfather is the encourager and provides wisdom for our family. Sam Fickinsen
    Grandpa Poems



  71. The love of a family is life's greatest blessing 
 Author Unknown
  72. The love of a family is life's greatest blessing Author Unknown



  73. No words can ever express how as a Mom you are a success -I love you today and tomorrow too Catherine Pulsifer, Happy Mother's Day To A Special Mom
    Mothers Day Poems



  74. A balance with your family and friends is also important. If you never spend time with them you will find it has an impact on your relationships Catherine Pulsifer
    A Balanced Life



  75. There are times in our marriage that we will always cherish
    The birth of our first one, our family we began. Catherine Pulsifer, I'll Love You Forever



  76. "To my mother, my inspiration, how do I adore you. You've never gone, always held on, kept our family together like glue." Julie Hebert, A Wonderful Mother
    Poems On Mother



  77. All these people play a part, they are in our lives from the start, they know us better than most to them, we feel very close. Mary S. Scotsburn, Our Kin



  78. Children are the rainbow of life. Grandchildren are the pot of gold.
  Irish Saying
  79. Children are the rainbow of life. Grandchildren are the pot of gold. Irish Saying
    Grandchildren Quotes



  80. "Living with a sister is easier than moving in with a friend. When your new roommate is not a family member, you both act like nervous newlyweds." Jeanie Pyun
    Sister Poems



  81. Two little girls are better than one; two little boys can double the fun Mary Mapes Dodge, Mother's Darling
    Welcome Baby



  82. So here we all are, a family of three, now it's time to learn the ropes....You've made true to all of our hopes. Julie Hebert
    Thankful For My Child



  83. Without family and friends to share in lifes frenzy, life would be so grey.
  84. "Without family and friends to share in lifes frenzy, life would be so grey." Julie Hebert



  85. I think people that have a brother or sister don't realize how lucky they are. Sure, they fight a lot, but to know that there's always somebody there, somebody that's family. Trey Parker and Matt Stone
    Brother Poems



  86. Families are where we can be ourselves - the best and the worst of each of us.
  Timothy Smith
  87. "Families are where we can be ourselves - the best and the worst of each of us." Timothy Smith, Connecting with Your Kids



  88. We are born into them without a say
    Our family can support us and make our day. Catherine Pulsifer, Families Are Forever



  89. "Family festivals, celebrations, and rituals are opportunities to come and turn an ordinary day into one to remember." Judy Ford



  90. Families are much like a smorgasbord; there are always little parts that add variety and spice to life. Byron R. Pulsifer



  91. a family unit is akin to going on a ride through county lanes....
  92. A family unit is akin to going on a ride through country lanes; there are bumps and potholes to navigate through. Kate Summers



  93. ... our goal for our families was just this: to let our kids fly, to watch them explore the world on their own, and at the same time to remain close. Lisa Heffernan, Grown and Flown



  94. "Traditions have the added value of creating continuity within the family." John C. Maxwell, Your Road Map For Success
    Short Quotes



  95. The number one thing a child seeks from his parents is time spent together. Aidin Safavi, Homeschooling: for Beginners
    Short Inspirational Quotes



  96. A family is more than a social structure; it is a structure that personifies
 love, devotion, compassion, assistance and encouragement.   Byron R. Pulsifer
  97. A family is more than a social structure; it is a structure that personifies love, devotion, compassion, assistance and encouragement. Byron R. Pulsifer



  98. ... the family vacation is a time to bond together as a family unit and enjoy newfound times of closeness while exploring new adventures and locales. Barry B. Velasquez, Vacation Planning



  99. Get the family together for some quality time by having a weekly family game night.
  100. Get the family together for some quality time by having a weekly family game night. Seth Cohen, Simply Frugal



  101. Mother-in-law: A part of our family you will always be. We know we can always count on you. Thanks for the encouragement and all you do. Kate Summers, A Happy Mothers Day To You
    Mother In Law Poems



  102. Without family the world can be a lonely place with no one to love or to embrace
    These relationships you should cherish your life they will enrich. Kate Summers, A Family Is



  103. "Have a daily ritual or habit that the entire family does together, be it a meal or time before bedtime or early in the morning. Manidipa Bhattacharyya, 50 Things to Know to Truly Engage With Your Child



  104. We remember family feuds and secrets, family griefs and joys. 
We live outside the touch of time. Clara Ortega
  105. "We remember family feuds and secrets, family griefs and joys. We live outside the touch of time." Clara Ortega



  106. "Having fun together will strengthen your family and foster easy, honest relationships among all of you." Judy Ford, Wonderful Ways to Love a Child



  107. ... we have learned a lot and continue to learn as we encounter the blessings and struggles of each unique stage of family life. Jack O. Balswick, The Family



  108. When spending time with friends and family, focus on growing that relationship. Drew Eubanks, Getting Results



  109. when did you last thank ...
  110. When did you last thank God for someone important in your life, such as your ...family, or friends? Renee Swope, Encouragement for Today



  111. You're apart of our family, we hope you are happy, it was tough, but you pulled through. Julie Hebert, To A Step-Father Like You



  112. No matter how the family unit looks, it begins with a parent and child. A relationship that holds the energy of the sun, with power to break patterns and resurrect the spirit. Shefali Tsabary, The Awakened Family
    Short Deep Quotes



  113. A son is one who has a special relationship with the members of his family. Catherine Pulsifer



  114. Marriage is an Athenic weaving together of families, of two souls with their individual fates and destinies... Thomas Moore



  115. who makes up your family circle?
  116. With age, life takes on new meaning and you treasure the feeling
    Of being loved by those special people who make up your family circle. Catherine Pulsifer, Family Circle



  117. Family members do not like change. Rebecca Jane, Mindfulness My Way


The life and times of every family go through a variety of issues and circumstances that test their love and connection. And, while this is true of most families, it takes each member to make amends, to show love not jealousy, to demonstrate that everyone is of great value no matter how much you may have been hurt by petty issues of days gone by.

We hope these short family quotes are ones that remind you of the importance of this special group of people!



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