Being an aunt or uncle brings with it fun and responsibility as the following niece quotes will show you.
It’s funny how a tiny baby girl can change your whole world even if that girl isn’t your own daughter. Becoming an aunt or uncle can really transform your life.
What makes nieces special?
A niece is someone for you to have fun teasing and teaching to do all the things that will drive her parents crazy. She’s also a girl to protect and keep safe from everything that’s in the world.
Because you aren’t her parent, you’ll get to have a relationship with her where she may trust you with her secrets and come to you for advice. A relationship between a niece and her aunt or uncle is a special one.
Below is our collection of inspirational, cute, and loving niece quotes and sayings, collected from a variety of sources over the years.
Don’t forget to also check out these nephew quotes that will make you love being an aunt or uncle.
Niece quotes celebrating a special relationship
1. “If nephews and nieces were jewels, I would have the most beautiful gems ever.” – Unknown
2. “A niece is someone special to remember with warmth, think of with pride, and cherish with love.” – Unknown
3. “It’s really special to have a niece because I have a son, so I get to have a little girl, too.” – Solange Knowles
4. “Love is that magical, elusive feeling that really seizes us and takes us from the inside. To me, it’s in the corners of my niece’s little smile, or when I see my mother is calling me.” – Stephanie Ellis
5. “Nieces are like sunshine on a rainy day.” – Catherine Pulsifer
6. “A niece is a gift whose worth cannot be measured except by the heart.” – Unknown
7. “The moment my niece came into the world, I realized that logic can’t make sense of someone who’s so brand new to you.” – Crystal Woods
8. “Everything is nicer when shared with a niece!” – Unknown
9. “To have your niece lie in your arms is the greatest gift from God.” – Celine Dion
Funny niece quotes
10. “I was the one who taught my sister and my niece how to walk in high heels.” – John Barrowman
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11. “I am officially allowed to allow my niece to do the things her parents have not allowed her to do.” – Unknown
Niece quotes about being the cool aunt
12. “You are my niece, which gives you the official right to ask me for treats without feeling guilty. I am your aunt, which gives me the official right to spoil you without taking responsibility.” – Unknown
13. “I’d rather be the cool aunt than the authoritative aunt.” – Solange Knowles
14. “The term ‘awesome aunt’ remains incomplete if there is no ‘wonderful niece’ like you.” – Unknown
15. “I have nieces and nephews that I love hanging out with, and they think I’m the biggest goof on the planet.” – Eliza Dushku
16. “You know you’re the best aunt in the whole universe when your niece walks into the room and her face lights up when she sees you.” – Unknown
17. “Whenever your dad grounds you, whenever your mom scolds you, whenever your teachers punish you, whenever your friends tease you – always remember that you have an aunt who is waiting to hug you.” – Unknown
18. “She’s a different kind of BFF. One who is a little younger, and finds you so cool just because you care and have grown-up clothes in your closet. As she gets older, you might become her shoulder to cry on, but right now, you have so many smiles and snacks you need to share.” – Marisa Casciano
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Niece quotes about their relationship with aunt
19. “There are many ways to be a mother. I have a lot of young actors I mentor, and my nieces and my nephews need a lot of love.” – Kim Cattrall
20. “Though we’re aunt and niece, we always have a friendly relationship. I know you can feel how much I love you. Keep in mind that, your aunt can do anything for your welfare!” – Child Insider
21. “All nieces are brilliant and beautiful…and obviously take after their aunt.” – Unknown
22. “I love you not because you are my niece, but because you are such a wonderful human who truly deserves the most amount of love from anyone.” – Unknown
23. “I was really lucky that I had an aunt who was inspiring to me. She was different than anybody in my family on either side.” – Geena Davis
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Niece quotes that will make your day
24. “Why should I marry? One marries to have children, but I already have children! My nieces and nephews are my children.” – Salman Khan
25. “My favorite person in the entire world calls me ‘Aunt’.” – Unknown
26. “To be on television and have my nieces and nephews see me, and seeing them wear my shirt to the games and be proud, it’s so sweet. Sometimes it feels like it’s just a dream.” – Sue Wicks
27. “My dear niece, when you called me Uncle for the first time, I felt old, but now I feel incredibly lucky.” – Unknown
28. “A niece is a little bit of childhood that can never be lost.” – Unknown
29. “I could not have supposed that a niece would ever have been so much to me. She is quite after one’s own heart.” – Jane Austen
30. “I didn’t give birth to you but raised you in my heart. You’re my life and I always love and care for you. I know God has the best plan for the best niece in the world! Love you a lot!” – Child Insider
More niece quotes
31. “You are the best niece ever, your thoughtfulness and caring ways make you special in many ways.” – Catherine Pulsifer
32. “My niece, my little princess you totally rule my heart. In the story of my life you are the best part. Your sweet smile and magical ways bring happiness in my life and joy that stays forever.” – Unknown
33. “Nieces, like friends but even cooler.” – Unknown
34. “A niece is a joy to remember your whole life through.” – Unknown
35. “No matter what life throws at you my Niece, I am always here for you.” – Kate Summers
36. “To my niece, you are a joy to my heart and a delight to my eyes. You are a precious gift to our entire family and a wonderful addition to our lives.” – Unknown
37. “My Niece, watching you learn and grow over the years is a privilege that only an Aunt would know.” – Catherine Pulsifer
38. “A niece is a friend given by Nature.” – Unknown
39. “If Nieces were flowers I would pick you.” – Unknown
40. “Little girls made of sugar and spice grow up to be darling young women that we call our niece.” – Unknown
What kind of impact will you have on your niece?
Every child needs good influences in their lives, even if they have great parents. As an aunt or uncle, you have a chance to be the fun adult, confidant and good example that your niece needs.
You can enjoy the time that you spend with your niece and then enjoy one of the best parts of being the aunt or uncle, turning them back over to their parent to handle the real responsibility of raising her and disciplining her.
You get to have all the fun but remember you also have little eyes watching you and learning from you. Your niece will look up to you and you have to be a great example in her life.
Which of these niece quotes and sayings resonated with you best? Do you have any other favorite quotes to add? Let us know in the comment section below.
December 22, 2020 6:10 AM EST