Brother

Famous quotes containing the word brother:

    A brother may not be a friend, but a friend will always be a brother.
    Samuel Richardson (1689–1761)

    Behold, Esau my brother is a hairy man, and I am a smooth man.
    Bible: Hebrew Jacob, in Genesis, 27:11.

    To his mother Rebekah, explaining how the blind Isaac might discover the ploy of his pretending to be Esau. “Esau was a cunning hunter, a man of the field; and Jacob was a plain man, dwelling in tents.” (25:27)

    It is the child of avarice, the brother of iniquity, and the father of mischief.
    George Washington (1732–1799)