40 Cousin Quotes and Sayings for Inspiration

Looking for the best cousin quotes and sayings? We’ve made a list of the best quotes about cousins for you.

I hope you will find our best collection of cousin sayings and quotes quite interesting. You can share these quotes with your brothers, sisters, loved ones, friends, and family members.

Cousin Quotes and Sayings

A near neighbor is better than a distant cousin. ~ Italian Proverb.

The night before the cousins came, I couldn’t sleep. ~ Katie Yamasaki.

Cousins are those rare people who ask how we are and then wait to hear the answer. ~ Ed Cunningham.


Friends are forever, cousins are for life! ~ Unknown.

Other things may change us, but we start and end with family. ~ Anthony Brandt.

Win, lose or draw, you’re all my cousins and I love you. ~ Chill Wills.

Nobody will understand the craziness of your family better than your cousins. ~ Unknown.

Cousins are more than cousins; they are best friends that are there for us through it all. ~ Heather Mills.

Cousins are those childhood playmates who grow up to be forever friends. ~ Unknown.

The more distant the cousin relationship, the more distant the grandparents those cousins share, the distance being in the number of generations and years that separate them. ~ Lois Horowitz.

A cousin is a ready-made friend for life. ~ Unknown.

Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the cousins together. ~ Woodrow Wilson.

Cousins are cool to see, impossible to forget and true to your heart. ~ Leo Farno.

God made us cousins because He knew our mothers could not handle us as siblings. ~ Unknown.

A real cousin (or friend) is someone who walks in when the rest of the world walks out. ~ Proverb.

At Christmas, Cousins are the presents under the tree. ~ Karen Decourcey.

Cousins are friends that will love you forever. ~ Constance Richards.


I like spending time with cousins. ~ Jacob Tremblay.

I always call my cousin because we’re so close. We’re almost like sisters, and we’re also close because our moms are sisters. ~ Britney Spears.

Cousins are not those we do not know but instead part of a family that also provide support and comfort. ~ Byron Pulsifer.

The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other’s life. ~ Richard Bach.

Cousins are the barometers of how fun a family get-together will be. ~ Jim Gaffigan.

Born as a cousin, made as a friend. ~ Byron Pulsifer.

Top Cousin Quotes and Sayings

If you’re lucky, a cousin is there from the beginning. ~ Susan Bolch.

A cousin is a little bit of childhood that can never be lost. ~ Marion C. Garretty.

The love between cousins knows no distance. ~ Unknown.

A lot of people would rather tour sewers than visit their cousins. ~ Jane Howard.

We’ve had cloning in the south for years. It’s called cousins. ~ Robin Williams.

My cousins are shareholders of my soul. ~ Saswat Padh.

Within our family there was no such thing as a person who did not matter. Second cousins thrice removed mattered. ~ Shirley Abbott.

Popular Cousin Quotes and Sayings

Every man sees in his relatives, and especially in his cousins, a series of grotesque caricatures of himself. ~ H. L. Mencken.

Time passes and we may be apart, but cousins always stay close at heart. ~ Unknown.

Cousins by chance, friends by choice. ~ Proverb.

Cousins are Sisters you never had. ~ Reah Glowstorl.


Cousins are people that are ready made friends. ~ Courtney Cox.

Every million I gain an enemy or a cousin. And people’s feelings have changed ever since I became something. ~ Drake.

Famous Cousin Quotes and Sayings

Cousin to cousin we’ll always be – special friends from the same family tree. ~ Unknown.

In my cousin, I find a second self. ~ Isabel Norton.

Cousin by blood, friends by choice. ~ Darlene Shaw.

Our dads used to do this, and now us cousins always get together for it. ~ Larry Lewis.

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Sarah Walton

I’m Sarah Walton from Quote Tales. I love sharing quotes to inspire and motivate people.