48 Best Cousin Quotes To Celebrate Your Unique Bond

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No one gets you quite like your cousins do, and these cousin quotes reflect that special bond.

These are the family members you’re always stoked to see at the family barbeque, the ones you can not see for months and slip back into conversation as easily as if it hasn't even been days since you’d last seen each other.

The bond between cousins is a special one, as they can double as a family member and best friend all in one!

There’s nothing quite like these lifelong relationships and it’s really important to cherish these friendships and remind your cousins what they mean to you.

Best Cousin Quotes

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Here are the best cousin quotes to celebrate your unique bond! Send a few to your cousins today to remind them how much you love them!

1. “Cousins are friends that will love you forever." — Constance Richards

2. "In my cousin, I find a second self." — Isabel Norton

3. "Time passes and we may be apart, but cousins always stay close at heart." — Anonymous

4. “A cousin is a little bit of childhood that can never be lost.” — Marion C. Garretty

5. “Cousin by blood, friends by choice.” — Darlene Shaw

6. "The love between cousins knows no distance." — Anonymous

7. “Love my family, but my favorite are my cousins.” — Anonymous

8. “Cousins are those rare people who ask how we are and then wait to hear the answer.” — Ed Cunningham

9. “At Christmas, cousins are the presents under the tree.” — Karen Decourcey

10. “Cousin to cousin we’ll always be, special friends from the same family tree.” — Anonymous

11. “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

12. “Cousins are cool to see, impossible to forget and true to your heart.” — Leo Farno

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

14. “Happiness is having crazy cousins.” — Anonymous

15. “No one will ever understand your crazy family like your cousins do even if you haven’t talked too much lately.” — Anonymous

16. “A cousin sees the first tear, catches the second, and stops the third.” — Anonymous

17. “A cousin is someone who knows all about you but likes you anyway.” — Anonymous

18. “A real cousin is someone who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.” — Anonymous

19. “Cousins are many. Best friends are few. What a rare delight to find both in you.” — Anonymous

20. “Cousins are those childhood playmates who grow up to be forever friends.” — Anonymous

21. “If you have 30 cousins, it’s pretty easy.” — Joseph P. Kennedy

22. "Blood makes you related. Loyalty makes you family." — Anonymous

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23. "Our roots say we're cousins. Our hearts say we're friends." — Anonymous

24. "You will always be... the sister of my soul, the friend of my heart." — Anonymous

25. "No one will ever be as entertained by us as us." — Anonymous

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26. "Surround yourself with people who get you." — Anonymous

27. "I may not always be there with you, but I will always be there for you." — Anonymous

28. "Rain or shine, I'll always be here." — Anonymous

29. "I like you because you join in on my weirdness." — Anonymous

30. “Cousins are like celebrities for little kids. If little kids had a People magazine, cousins would be on the cover. Cousins are the barometers of how fun a family get-together will be. Are the cousins going to be there? Fun!” — Jim Gaffigan

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

32. “If you're lucky, a cousin is there from the beginning.” — Susan Bolch

33. “A grandparents house is where cousins become best friends.” — Anonymous

34. “Our dads used to do this, and now us cousins always get together for it.” — Larry Lewis

35. “Sometimes, I forget to thank the people who make my life so happy in so many ways. Sometimes, I forget to tell them how much I really do appreciate them for being an important part of my life. Today is just another day, nothing special going on. So thank you, all of you, just for being here for me!” — Anonymous

36. “Even when years go by, you greet your cousins like no time has passed because they are stamped on your heart forever.” — Anonymous

37. “The love of a cousin keeps you warm in the cold.” — Anonymous

38. “The bond of love between cousins is immeasurable.” — Anonymous

39. “Though they may be away, the love of a cousin will always stay.” — Anonymous

40. “Cousins are the friends that love you from birth.” — Anonymous

41. “The love of a cousin holds a lifetime of memories.” — Anonymous

42. “When others in your life sail away, the love of your cousin is always here to stay.” — Anonymous

43. “Cousins hold a special place in our hearts, somewhere between best friends and siblings.” — Anonymous

44. “If you ever want to see a piece of your childhood, just look at your cousins.” — Anonymous

45. “The heart of happiness is tromping around hand-in-hand with your cousins.” — Anonymous

46. “Friends might choose you at some point in your life, but cousins loved you from the start.” — Anonymous

47. “You are the brightest light in my life. I'm honored I was born your cousin.” — Anonymous

48. “May you continue to reach higher and higher with each year that passes my spectacular cousin.” — Anonymous

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Erin Watson is an Editorial Intern. Her main focuses are relationships, entertainment, and horoscopes.

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