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Quotations on Brotherhood

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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!

~ Oliver Wendell Holmes

On this shrunken globe, men can no longer live as strangers.

~ Adlai E. Stevenson

It is easier to love humanity than to love one's neighbor.

~ Eric Hoffer

We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools.

~ Martin Luther King Jr

We do not want the men of another color for our brothers-in-law, but we do want them for our brothers.

~ Booker T. Washington

We live in a world that has narrowed into a neighborhood before it has broadened into a brotherhood.

~ Lyndon Baines Johnson

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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