One example of a short quote about family is, "The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life," by Richard Bach. Another example is, "Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten," from David Ogden Stiers.
Richard Bach is an American author who is well-known for the 1970s novels "Jonathan Livingston Seagull" and "Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah." Many of his novels feature fictional events that represent some of his real-life experiences and beliefs. One of his major foundational beliefs is that physical limitations and mortality are surface illusions. In addition to being a successful author, Bach also served in the U.S. Navy Reserve and loves to fly.
David Ogden Stiers is an American actor, voice actor and author. He is well-known for his voice roles in various Disney movies and for playing Major Charles Emerson Winchester III in the television show "M*A*S*H." He also starred as Reverend Gene Purdy in the science fiction TV show "The Dead Zone." As a musician, he is the associate conductor for the Newport Symphony Orchestra and the Ernest Bloch Music Festival, as of 2015. Stiers has conducted over 70 orchestras all around the world.