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The Best Quotes About Brotherhood  

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A list of the best brotherhood quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous brotherhood quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic brotherhood quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational brotherhood quotes from that same writer.

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There is a destiny that makes us brothers, No one goes his way alone; All that we send into the lives of others, Comes back into our own. Edwin Markham
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We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools. Martin Luther King, Jr.
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I believe in the brotherhood of man, all men, but I don't believe in brotherhood with anybody who doesn't want brotherhood with me. I believe in treating people right, but I'm not going to waste my time trying to treat somebody right who doesn't know how to return the treatment. Malcolm X
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So well do I love you, I go to my god singing your praises. When I meet my father, I will tell him I fought beside you. Janet Morris
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The brotherhood of men does not imply their equality. Families have their fools and their men of genius, their black sheep and their saints, their worldly successes and their worldly failures. A man should treat his brothers lovingly and with justice, according to the deserts of each. But the deserts of every brother are not the same. Aldous Huxley
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You may call for peace as loudly as you wish, but where there is no brotherhood there can in the end be no peace. Max Lerner
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Brotherhood is not just a Bible word. Out of comradeship can come and will come the happy life for all. Heywood Broun
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We cannot possibly let ourselves get frozen into regarding everyone we do not know as an absolute stranger. Albert Schweitzer
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Sometimes the cost of winning for all the right reasons is so great that spirits die and hearts grow cold. Janet Morris
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"Every man's in his own hands, with a little help from his brothers." Janet Morris
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“In this new world, this day and forever, then, we are not only Thebans – we are all Stepsons. We are all one Sacred Band. If you will have us. And mine will fight by yours, henceforth, as brothers.” Janet Morris, Chris Morris
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We live in a world that has narrowed into a neighborhood before it has broadened into a brotherhood. Lyndon B. Johnson
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The crest and crowning of all good, Life's final star, is Brotherhood. Edwin Markham
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The most dangerous word in any human tongue is the word for brother. It's inflammatory. Tennessee Williams
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"Men are fools who forget what really matters while time goes by. " Janet Morris
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Here Stormbringer spies the Stepsons, the Theban fighters, and the 3rd Commando, attending to their own. In the face of such unflinching determination and unswerving devotion, the hurricane pauses and calms. Its ravings turn to mutters. Janet Morris, Chris Morris
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Speak not too well of one who scarce will know himself transfigured in its roseate glow; Say kindly of him what is, chiefly, true, remembering always he belongs to you; Deal with him as a truant, if you will, But claim him, keep him, call him brother still!
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Life to you, Riddler, and everlasting glory. Janet Morris
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"Wanting neither too much to live nor too much to die." Janet Morris, Chris Morris
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The brotherhood of man is evoked by particular men according to their circumstances. But it seldom extends to all men. In the name of our freedom and our brotherhood we are prepared to blow up the other half of mankind and to be blown up in our turn. Ronald David Laing
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To correct the evils, great and small, which spring from want of sympathy and from positive enmity among strangers, as nations or as individuals, is one of the highest functions of civilization. Abraham Lincoln
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On this shrunken globe, men can no longer live as strangers. Adlai Stevenson I
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You can't hold a man down without staying down with him. Booker T. Washington
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“As life in general constituted much pain in the form of struggles against poverty, disease, ignorance, and emotional anguish, what more civilized way for people to alleviate the same than by giving themselves to one another as brothers and sisters in deed as well as in word? A society of people hoping to become politically superior needed first to become spiritually valid.” Aberjhani
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There is always a chance that he who sets himself up as his brother's keeper will end up by being his jail-keeper. Eric Hoffer