Being an aunt or uncle brings fun and responsibility, as the following niece quotes will show you.
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The relationship between a niece and her aunt or uncle is special.
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A niece is someone for you to have fun teasing and teaching to do everything that will drive her parents crazy.
She’s also a girl to protect and keep safe from everything.
What makes nieces special?
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.
Below is our collection of inspirational, cute, loving niece quotes and sayings from various sources over the years.
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Niece quotes celebrating a special relationship
1. “It’s really special to have a niece because I have a son, so I get to have a little girl, too.” – Solange Knowles
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2. “I’d rather be the cool aunt than the authoritative aunt.” – Solange Knowles
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3. “Nieces are like sunshine on a rainy day.” – Catherine Pulsifer
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4. “Of the many blessings in my life, I count you as a main one, my niece.” – Catherine Pulsifer
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5. “No matter what life throws at you my Niece, I am always here for you.” – Kate Summers
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6. “My sister finally did a smart thing. She had you, my niece.” — Catherine Pulsifer
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7. “An aunt and a niece, there is a special bond that grows with time.” — Kate Summers
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8. “If I’m not the best aunt in America, then I don’t know what’s going on.” – Jenny Slate
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9. “To have your niece lie in your arms is the greatest gift from God.” – Celine Dion
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Funny niece quotes
10. “A niece is a gift whose worth cannot be measured except by the heart.” — Ajay Thakur
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11. “The day our niece was born, our family was blessed.” — Catherine Pulsifer
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12. “I was the one who taught my sister and my niece how to walk in high heels.” – John Barrowman
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Niece quotes about being the cool aunt
13. “I love my niece because of all the joy she has brought into my life.” – Kate Summers
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14. “Your mother I may not be, But I love you and you bring such glee.” – Kate Summers
15. “Sometimes the smallest things take up the most room in your heart.” – A.A. Milne
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16. “If you have nieces, you will know that the level of love is indescribable.” – Marisa Casciano
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Niece quotes about their relationship with aunt
17. “Sometimes my nieces feel more like the little sisters I never had.” — Kyle Richards
18. “I am not a father, and the only children that I get close to are my nieces.” — Greg Davies
19. “Never forget, my Niece, you can do anything that you put your mind to.” — Catherine Pulsifer
20. “I would not be a good mother. I mean, I love being an aunt to my niece and nephew.” — Kelly Clarkson
21. “I can’t wait till Sunday. I’m going to see my favorite niece and my other niece.” — Sarah Silverman
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Niece quotes that will make your day
22. “I’m so proud of you, my niece.” – Catherine Pulsifer
23. “You are awesome and amazing too. I could wish for no better niece than you!” – Catherine Pulsifer
24. “I’ve got loads of nieces and nephews.” – Karl Pilkington
25. “My Niece, watching you learn and grow over the years is a privilege that only an Aunt would know.” – Catherine Pulsifer
26. “I’ve always been close to my family. I’ve got a lot of nieces and nephews, but I’m a good uncle.” — John Waters
27. “I was born an auntie. I have an older niece and nephew and many younger nieces and nephews.” — Zendaya
28. “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
29. “If nephews and nieces were jewels, I would have the most beautiful gems ever.” – Unknown
30. “A niece is a gift whose worth cannot be measured except by the heart.” – Unknown
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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. “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
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. “Why should I marry? One marries to have children, but I already have children! My nieces and nephews are my children.” – Salman Khan
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
Niece quotes about the special little girl in your life
41. “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
42. “I am officially allowed to allow my niece to do the things her parents have not allowed her to do.” – Unknown
43. “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
44. “My beautiful nieces; I only have to think about them and my day is brighter.” – Unknown
45. “If you think I’m cute, you should see my niece.” — Unknown
46. “Here together or miles apart, a niece like you stays in my heart.” — Unknown
47. “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
48. “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
49. “I don’t have children, but I have 17 nieces and nephews, and they more than make up for anything that I can do.” — Lauren Velez
50. “Being your aunt is a pleasure, especially to you, my niece. You have made a positive difference in my life.” — Catherine Pulsifer
Niece quotes to show her you care
51. “Nieces bring happiness and joy. They are so different than a boy. They are full of love and surprises too. They make life special, not blue.” – Catherine Pulsifer
52. “Long before my niece came to this world, I never knew how much I could love someone. She came, and everything changed.” – Anonymous
53. “Advice for my niece: believe in yourself, do your best, never give up, help others, smile often, and share your love.” – Catherine Pulsifer
54. “A niece adds beauty, joy, and love to life.” – Anonymous
55. “It’s a wonderful feeling to have a niece like you because you are always so dear. You are so dear no matter the year.” – George Orwell
56. “Happiness is a little niece’s tight hug.” – Unknown
57. “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
58. “I have nieces and nephews that I love hanging out with, and they think I’m the biggest goof on the planet.” – Eliza Dushku
59. “I love my niece more than words can ever express.” – Anonymous
60. “A niece grows more precious as time goes by.” – Unknown
Niece quotes about the little girl who means so much to you
61. “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
62. “All nieces are brilliant and beautiful…and obviously take after their aunt.” – Unknown
63. “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
64. “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
65. “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
66. “I have nieces and nephews who I’ve nurtured, but when it’s your own it’s hard to put into words how difficult it is.” — Nadine Coyle
67. “I have three incredible nieces and a nephew who’s going off to college. To hear them say they’re proud of me left me in tears.” — Tamron Hall
68. “I take my role of being an aunt seriously and have attended every important event/milestone in all my nieces’ and nephews’ lives.” — Kyle Richards
69. “I have two lovely parents who support everything I do, two siblings, and three beautiful nieces. My house is always filled with laughter and fun!” — Ariel Winter
70. “No matter what, I always make it home for Christmas. I love to go to my Tennessee Mountain Home and invite all of my nieces and nephews and their spouses and kids and do what we all like to do – eat, laugh, trade presents and just enjoy each other… and sometimes I even dress up like Santa Claus!” — Dolly Parton
NIece quotes for that special girl
71. “A niece is a lovely gift from my brother and sister.” – Unknown
72. “I’ll always be thankful to God for sending the cutest doll in our family. My dear niece, you’re the star of my eyes and the biggest reason for my joy. God bless you!” – Unknown
73. “Never quit, my niece. Integrity you always show, enthusiasm in all you do. Choose to be happy. Example to others you are!” – Kate Summers
74. “My favorite person in the entire world calls me ‘Aunt’.” – Unknown
75. “My dear niece, when you called me Uncle for the first time, I felt old, but now I feel incredibly lucky.” – Unknown
76. “A niece is a little bit of childhood that can never be lost.” – Unknown
77. “A niece makes life a little sweeter.” – Unknown
78. “My nieces love me just as much as I love them. We have so much fun together.” – Unknown
79. “You are my niece, and I will always love you for who you are.” – Unknown
80. “Happiness is spending time with this little one.” – Unknown
Niece Quotes That Will Make You Want To Spend More Time With Them
81. “The first time I saw you I fell in love with you. A precious Niece, a gift from God.” ― Catherine Pulsifer
82. “I am one of the lucky ones to have a niece like you!” ― Catherine Pulsifer
83. “A birthday wish for you, my niece. May you have a wonderful year ahead of you. May all your dreams come true.” ― Catherine Pulsifer
84. “Aunts are the ones who stand beside Moms when nieces and nephews enter the world.” ― Karen Moore
85. “I have always loved children. I’ve been fantasizing about motherhood since I was probably 2 ½. I loved to babysit my cousins, and nieces, you know.” ― Lupita Nyong’o
86. “I hope that my niece in 20 years is going to say to me, ‘Aunt Stevie, what was with your hair?'” ― Stevie Nicks
87. “As a matter of fact, I am an uncle. I have nine nephews and nieces. I’m not sure if they think I’m all that quick with a quip. But I’m quick with a spank.” ― Dean Norris
88. “I love spending time with my dog, my niece and my family. I’m very family-oriented.” ― Lil’ Kim
89. “Tori’s my legal name. My niece and nephews, they all call me Aunt Ellen, because I went by my middle name years ago, before I turned 18.” ― Tori Amos
90. “I’m not a fan of Star Wars. That is not for me. That is for my nephews and nieces. I don’t get it.” ― William Friedkin
Niece Quotes About Hanging Out for Quality Time
91. “I like to hang out with my friends, go to the theatre, watch DVDs, read, play with my niece.” — Michelle Ryan
92. “I have a 92 year old father whose doing beautifully who lives in Chicago and a sister and a nephew and a niece and I love coming back and try to do so fairly often.” — Bob Balaban
93. “It’s really important to me that my niece and nephews can come and see my show, as can my grandad and nan. I love spending time with my family, and music has always bonded us.” — Jessie J
94. “I have two new nephews and a new niece this year, so I have plenty of kids that I can spend time with.” — Anjelica Huston
95. “I never get recognised here in London, which I like. Once a year, someone comes up to me and asks if I am ‘so-and-so’s niece’ because they think they recognise me from somewhere. I like that.” — Carey Mulligan
96. “I’m the age where we didn’t have television as kids. So when I saw my nieces and nephews watching Howdy Doody, Kukla, Fran and Ollie, and so forth, I thought the world had gone mad.” — Jack Nicholson
97. “I knew that my niece was working nearby with some bank, so my wife rang up the mother and the mother called back to say that shes just called up to say she was alright.” — Lee Kuan Yew
98. “I have a 6-year-old niece who doesn’t look like the majority of girls on the covers of magazines. I hope that by the time she’s 16, the world will have changed.” — Prabal Gurung
99. “I’m not all that big on rides. I sort of like bumper cars but I don’t really go to Disneyland all that much unless if have nieces and nephews or people to take.” — Anjelica Huston
100. “None of my sisters are in the movies, nor are my nieces going to be. That’s how Dutt ‘sahab,’ my dad, brought up the girls in the family, and I am just carrying his thought forward.” — Sanjay Dutt
Niece Quotes To Appreciate Them
101. “Cleanliness’, chuckled Sir Benjamin, noting his great niece’s delighted smile as her eyes rested upon him, ‘comes next to godliness, eh, Maria?” ― Elizabeth Goudge
102. “I’m from a big family. I’ve got 10 nieces and nephews.” ― Cheryl Cole
103. “That’s the spirit. I do think you might be my favorite niece.” ― Ilona Andrews
104. “I don’t want children cursing. I’m very strict on my nieces and my little brother. They have to listen to clean versions of music. Even my music.” ― Nicki Minaj
105. “I have thoroughly compromised your niece,” Alex declared. “Will you plase insist that she marry me?” Caroline didn’t bat an eyelash. “This”, she announced, “is most peculiar.” ― Julia Quinn
106. “Ask me a question about paparazzi, and I get so heated. And I feel so bad for young kids of celebrities. My nieces and nephews get yelled at, and I’m like, ‘You are yelling at a 2-year-old.’” ― Kendall Jenner
107. “My nieces and my nephews think the only thing that I do is ‘Ice Age.’ That’s fine with me because pretty soon they’ll grow up enough to realize that I suck or that my time has passed, whichever it might be.” ― Denis Leary
108. “No offense, but if you want to be with my niece, you should think about getting a haircut. My mother is very conservative.” “No offense taken,” John said mildly.” ― Meg Cabot
109. “I had lunch the other day with my niece, Emma, and she said, ‘You’re so smart, Aunt Julia.’ And I wanted to say, ‘I’m not smart – I’m 41! You’re 17!’” ― Julia Roberts
110. “I want everybody to think I’m a hard worker as an aunt, a sister, a friend, a daughter, a niece, everything. I want to be great at every role, because every role in my life is as important as being Jessie J.” ― Jessie J
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 are 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?
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January 17, 2023 5:00 AM EST