Top 60 Family Strength Quotes That Will Make the Family Bond Stronger

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Family–we never asked for them, and we can’t even trade them. However, out of the billions of people on this planet, they are the ones who know us best.

They are the ones who give you strength and cherish you, and whom you should cherish the most too–whether they are your biological family or not. Truly, family is important.

Read these 60 family strength quotes to help make your family’s bonds grow stronger, whatever happens.

  1. “In every conceivable manner, the family is a link to our past, and a bridge to our future.” – Alex Haley

2. “In the family, there is strength that all the power in the world cannot undo.” – Unknown

3. “Life is a secret lease from God, and we should not allow ourselves to be bruised. Family life is our strength and success.” – Joseph Losery

4. “The strength of a family, like the strength of an army, is in its loyalty to each other.” – Mario Puzo

5. “Tennis is just a game, family is forever.” – Serena Williams

6. “The only strength that matters is the strength that makes you what you are in the eyes of those you love.” – Wes Fessler

7. “People don’t understand the power of love and family and strength.” – Paul Pierce

8. “Family. A little bit of crazy, a little bit of loud & a whole lot of love.”  – Unknown

9. “My family is my strength and my weakness. Through them I rise and through them I shall fall.” – Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

10. “Families are the ties that remind us of yesterday, provide strength and support today, and give us hope for tomorrow. No government, no matter how well-intentioned, or well-managed, can provide what our families provide.” – Bill Owens

11. “There is no doubt that it is around the family and the home that all the greatest virtues, the most dominating virtues of human, are created, strengthened and maintained.” – Winston Churchill

12. “Without a family, man, alone in the world, trembles with the cold.” – Andre Maurois

13. “If the family were a boat, it would be a canoe that makes no progress unless everyone paddles.” – Letty Cottin Pogrebin

14. “I found strength in what hurt me. And in my family – that’s my strength as well. I’m truly grateful to be hurt as many times as I have, because I’m happy!” – Selena Gomez

15. “Family–we may not have it all together, but together we have it all.” – Unknown

16. “I was raised in a sort of village. I have a huge family, and I think there is strength in that. It helped me to deal with some of the complications of living in the South because I always felt like I belonged, no matter what.” – Chadwick Boseman

17. “My faith, my family, my friends–that’s where I get my strength.” – Dana Loesch

18. “My family is like a sanctuary to me. I turn to them for support and strength. I take comfort in knowing, no matter which path I choose, my family stands behind me.” – Unknown

19. “My sense of personal strength has always come from my family.” – Benjamin Bratt

20. “Our family is a circle of strength; founded on faith, joined in love, kept by God, together forever.” – Unknown

21. “My family is my greatest strength.” – Priyanka Chopra

22. “One of the primary purposes of civilization – and certainly its primary strength – is the guarantee that family life can flourish in unity, peace, and order.” – Robert Kennedy

23. “While at work, put a picture of your family on your desk. This will remind you that there is another world of yours at home.” – MK Soni

24. “The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.” – Confucius

25. “The only people that you really have, that I learned, are your family, because they love you no matter what.” – Miley Cyrus

26. “Family is the most important thing in the world.” – Princes Diana

27. “In times of test, family is best.” – Burmese Proverb

28. “I sustain myself with the love of family.” – Maya Angelou

29. “I come from hardworking, determined people on both sides of my family…the kind who live with a hard reality from which much strength comes.” – Adriana Trigiani

30. “I can tell you that my family in the absolute worst of times has seen the absolute best in people. And, that has given us more strength than you could ever imagine.” – Taya Kyle

31. “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

32. “I think togetherness is a very important ingredient to family life.” – Barbara Bush

33. “I believe that the strength in America is individual families and communities.” – Chris Gibson

34. “Family isn’t blood. It’s the people who love you. The people who have your back.” – Cassandra Clare

35. “Our family is like the branches of a tree. We may grow in different directions, yet our roots remain as one.” – Unknown

36. “Everyone needs to live within a house. But, having the love and support of your family? That is what makes your house a home.” – Anthony Liccione

37. “Draw great strength from your family and give in turn to those who come after you.” – Janet Reno

38. “A man has to travel the world. It can help him find what he needs. But, when he returns home, he knows that he has found it.” – George Moore

39. “You know, sit with your arm around a little kid and read. It not only teaches them to read, but it keeps the family strong.” – Barbara Bush

40. “Like the seaweed that clings to each other after each passing boat separates them, so too a family will come together with the passing of each crisis.” – Indonesian Proverb

41. “Other things may change us, but we start and end with the family.” – Anthony Brandt

42. “Many men can make a fortune, but very few can build a family.” – J.S. Bryan

43. “You need to make time for your family, no matter what happens in your life.” – Matthew Quick

44. “A family is a place where principles are hammered and honed on the anvil of everyday living.” – Charles R. Swindoll

45. “My great strength, which I very much believe in, is family. For me, family doesn’t simply mean components of DNA. I mean family in the sense of siblings. My mom and my sisters are the energy and inspiration in my life.” – Riccardo Tisci

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

47. “When trouble comes, it’s your family that supports you.” – Guy Lafleur

48. “My strength has always been my family and my friends who are like family. The business can chew you up and spit you out, and if you don’t have some calm in the storm, it’s a very lonely journey. My family and friends love me whether I’m working or not, and that makes all the difference.” – Melanie Nicholls-King

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

50. “When everything goes to hell, the people who stand by you without flinching–they are your family.” – Jim Butcher

51. “Families survive, one way or another. You have a tie, a connection that exists long after death, through many lifetimes.” – Jessica Lange

52. “The strength of the nation ultimately depends upon the strength of family and community.” – Jeff Fortenberry

53. “Families are about love overcoming emotional torture.” – Matt Groening

54. “My strength never came from political echelons, it came from the family. And from the fields and the lands and the flowers and everything I see there. My strength came from there.” – Ariel Sharon

55. “We cannot destroy kindred: our chains stretch a little sometimes, but they never break.” – Marquise de Sevigne

56. “Family life contributes immensely to an individual’s happiness. Only in a happy home life can complete contentment be found.” – Dorthea Kopplin

57. “If you have a good community behind you and a good family supporting you, then, when the buck stops with you, there is the strength of that community and that family to draw upon.” – Janet Reno

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

59. “The bond of family blesses us with an immeasurable power. But we also must accept what comes with it. It gives us a responsibility to love without condition, without apology. We can never waver from the power of that bond, even if it’s tested. The bond nourishes us, gives us strength. Without that power, we are nothing.” – Elijah

60. “You leave home to seek your fortune and, when you get it, you go home and share it with your family.” – Anita Baker

Final Thoughts

From time to time, it is pretty easy to forget that family is the most important thing that we have in this world. Family is where the love and strength reside. When everyone else leaves you, it is your family that will give you the strength and support to go on with your life. They are there to help you overcome any hurdles and challenges that happen along the way. Therefore, make sure to cherish them always and keep strengthening your bonds and love for each other. You only have one life to live and one family to love, so make the most out of it.