110 Nephew Quotes to Show How Much You Love Them

Whether you are an aunt or an uncle, these nephew quotes will surely remind you of the love and joy that kids can bring into your life.

Our nephews are the little angels that we will love no matter what they do. They bring us incomparable happiness and contentment just by taking care of them or hanging out with them. But, at the same time, we can’t help but feel nervous because of the role we have in their lives.

So, don’t worry if it’s your first time to have a nephew because these quotes will guide you to be the coolest uncle or aunt they will ever have.

Nephew Quotes to Show How Much You Love Them

Check out our complete list below that focuses on the experiences of having a nephew.

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And make sure to read these aunt quotes and uncle quotes.

Best Nephew Quotes

1. “The nephew that I know and I love, and I know in my heart.” – Anna Jones

2. “To me, my nephew is the angel of my world. It is my absolute happiest moment whenever he smiles at me.” – Li Bingbing

3. “Happiness is actually found in simple things such as taking my nephew around.” – Andrea Hirata

4. “If I could give my nephew one thing in life, it would be the ability to see himself through my eyes. Only then would he realize how special he is to me.” – Anonymous

5. “Wherever my nephew will be, there my love will also be.” – Anonymous

6. “Any day spent with you, my nephew, is my favorite day.” – A.A. Milne

7. “One of the best things in life that I get to do is to love, pamper, and fuss over my little nephew.” – Anonymous

8. “Seeing my nephew happy makes it all worth it.” – Anonymous

9. “Your nephew can brighten your world like no one else can.” – Anonymous

10. “To my nephew, you are a joy to my heart and a delight to my eyes. You are a wonderful addition to this family.” – Anonymous

11. “When God made nephews, I got the best one!” – Anonymous

12. “You should always treat your nephew like your own son.” – Anonymous

13. “You are less like a nephew and more like my son. Every corner of my heart was captured by your first breath.” – Anonymous

14. “Why have kids when you can just have nephews?” – Anonymous

15. “I may not have given birth to my nephew, but that doesn’t stop me from loving him as if he were my own.” – Anonymous

Also read: Cousin Quotes, Twin Quotes

Heartwarming Quotes About Nephews

16. “Dear nephew, I love taking you to the island by bicycle or seeing the stars at night. Let’s go to coffee shops or see airplanes land at the airport.” – Andrea Hirata

17. “Every child needs at least one adult who is irrationally crazy about him or her.” – Urie Bronfenbrenner

18. “That magical moment when your mother places you in my arms, I knew she placed you right into my heart.” – Anonymous

19. “I really want my nephew to have a little bit of an advantage over everyone when it comes time for him to make his way in the world.” – Chad Michaels

20. “Every time I go to my nephew’s house, he wishes to show me all his drawings. I know I’m biased, but those things belong in a museum.” – James Avery

21. “Nephews like you are precious gold because they keep their uncles from getting old.” – Anonymous

22. “I love the sound of my nephew’s voice, even if it’s from a thousand miles away. It keeps me going.” – Anonymous

23. “The love between uncles and nephews is something precious, an exchange of gifts before the young lift their anchors and the old seek a safe harbor.” – Anonymous

24. “My nephew feels like he has got me under his command. Well, he is right.” – Anonymous

25. “An uncle doesn’t tell you that he loves you. He shows you.” – Anonymous

26. “It’s really important to me that my nephews can come and see my show.” – Jessie J.

27. “No matter how old you grow, no matter how successful you become, no matter what heights you reach in life, in my mind, you will always be my little nephew.” – Anonymous

28. “Sometimes, the littlest things take up the most room in your heart.” – A.A. Milne

29. “Why should I marry? One marries to have children, but I already have children! My nieces and nephews are my children.” – Salman Khan

30. “To my nephew, I will be here for you no matter what.” – Anonymous

Also read: Sister Quotes, Family Quotes

Quotes That Focus on the Hilarious Things Nephews Do

31. “My two-year-old nephew learned to imitate laser beam sounds, a rite of childhood. Getting hit with a lot of imaginary beams, a rite of unclehood.” – Matthew Pleasant

32. “It distresses me when I take my seven-year-old nephew out. I cook healthy food, and he wants to go to McDonald’s.” – Julia Sawalha

33. “My nephew doesn’t even like good food. He just wants the toys.” – Julia Sawalha

34. “Today, I am forcing my nephews to watch my favorite movie, Seven Samurai, because even if you have a cool uncle, sometimes, the price is enduring a three-plus hour subtitled black and white movie on vacation.” – Lin-Manuel Miranda

35. “My nephew is manipulative and scheming, and those are his good qualities.” – Kelley Armstrong

36. “I was going to take my little nephew to Disneyland, but instead, I drove him to an old burned-out warehouse. He cried and cried, but I think that deep down, he thought it was a pretty good joke.” – Jack Handey

37. “If you think I’m fast, just wait until you see my nephew Bruno.” – Ayrton Senna

38. “Electricity can be dangerous. My nephew tried to stick a penny into a plug. Whoever said a penny doesn’t go far didn’t see him shoot across that floor. I told him he was grounded.” – Tim Allen

39. “I always ask my crying nephew, ‘Dude, why are you crying? Your life is great. All you do is eat apple sauce and take naps. That’s your day.'” – Hannibal Buress

40. “Finally, a Thanksgiving without a drunken uncle. Just me, my nieces and nephews, and my bottle of Jack Daniels.” – Conan O’Brien

Also read: Father and Daughter Quotes, Mother and Daughter Quotes

Quotes That Uncles Can Say to Their Nephews

41. “There’s this boy. He kind of stole my heart. He calls me uncle.” – Anonymous

42. “There’s something so great about being with your nephew, and when you’re tired, just handing him off back to your sister.” – Tahj Mowry

43. “Great! I now have a nephew who will inherit the greatness of his uncle.” – Anonymous

44. “The best thing that will happen to me this year? I will be an uncle for the first time.” – Anonymous

45. “Hey, I’m just looking for an excuse to retire so I can play summer league baseball, go coach my nephews, play pickup basketball. I’ve always had that ability to move on to the next thing.” – Doug Flutie

46. “I’m definitely going to be setting up a trust fund for my little nephew.” – Chad Michaels

47. “I choose parts because I don’t want to be embarrassed when the movie comes out. What if my nephew wandered into the theater and saw the movie?” – Wallace Shawn

48. “I feel very much like a father sometimes to my nephew, but sometimes, I feel like a teammate.” – Dusty Baker

49. “Uncles are there to help the child get into mischief that they haven’t thought of yet.” – Anonymous

50. “All nephews are cool and brilliant. Obviously, they take after their uncles.” – Anonymous

Also read: Niece Quotes

Quotes About Things Aunts Tell Their Nephews

51. “Behind every great nephew is an aunt cheering him on.” – Anonymous

52. “Being a sister is priceless, but being the best aunt to my nephew is an honor.” – Anonymous

53. “Your birth opened up many opportunities for me to learn how to be the best auntie in the world.” – Anonymous

54. “Honestly, I don’t think I would have been that quick or even thought to do that. I’m just grateful he’s alright, and I can’t thank my nephew enough for what he did.” – Donna King

55. “The word ‘aunt’ became very special only after I heard my nephew called me that.” – Anonymous

56. “I have an amazing nephew who is talented and just plain awesome. Yes, he gets a lot of that from his aunt.” – Anonymous

57. “But if I were you, I would stand by the nephew. He has more to give.” – Jane Austen

58. “I love spending time with you, my nephew, and music has always bonded us.” – Jessie J.

59. “I’ve helped with nephews, stepchildren, and my own son, so the biggest challenge is making sure the kids are raised and finding enough quality time with them.” – Reba McEntire

60. “I sort of like bumper cars, but I don’t really go to Disneyland all that much unless if have my nephews.” – Anjelica Huston

Funny Nephew Quotes That Will Make You Laugh

61. “I always joke with people that having nephews is the best birth control there is.” – Tahj Mowry

62. “Before you were born, I associated the word uncle with old and wobbly men. After you were born, I started associating the word uncle with smart and handsome men. Thanks for teaching me what uncles are really all about.” – Anonymous

63. “To my nephew, when mom says no, I am on your speed dial.” – Anonymous

64. “Shopping for kids for Christmas presents is so much fun, but having a kid sounds like too much work, so being an uncle is the perfect scenario! Glad my sister had a baby, so I don’t have to!” – Ricky Dillon

65. “I love my nephews. I also spoil them, then give them back.” – Anonymous

66. “Nephew’s hair got so blonde this summer, it looks peroxided. He is getting it cut, so kids won’t think he is punk. I have failed as an uncle.” – Anonymous

67. “My nephews all look at me differently now. Before, they couldn’t relate to me, and now, I’m like a god.” – Ruth Buzzi

68. “Nothing like teaching your three-and-a-half-year-old nephew about the joys of a whoopie cushion and throwing a football in one night! Sweet uncledom!” – Brandon Barash

69. “Well, I’m an uncle now, don’t know if I’m a good one. My nephew asked me the difference between a hamster and a gerbil, and I told him I thought there was more dark meat on a gerbil.” – Bobcat Goldthwait

70. “Having my own child will be a piece of cake. My nephew gave me more than enough practice on parenthood.” – Anonymous

Sweet Quotes About How Fulfilling It Is to Take Care of Your Nephew

71. “I’ve had two young children close to me born into the world—my nephew and my goddaughter.” – Michael Clarke

72. “To be on television and have my nephews see me, and seeing them wear my shirt to the games and be proud, it’s so sweet.” – Susan Joy Wicks

73. “I am proud to be an aunt. Only aunties can love you like a mom, keep secrets like a sister, act like a true friend, and kick your butt when you needed.” – Anonymous

74. “Nieces and nephews give you the chance to be the parent you would be if you didn’t have to worry about being a parent.” – Anonymous

75. “By relation, you are my nephew, and I am your aunt. But for all other practical purposes, you are my second son whom I love to pamper and spoil with treats all year round.” – Anonymous

76. “With you, I get to play with fairies, ride with unicorns, swim with mermaids, and fly to the moon.” – Anonymous

77. “I know time will inevitably turn you all into adults, and my role as your aunt will evolve as you mature. I want you all to know that no matter your age, I’ll always play with you, my arms will never grow tired of your hugs, your tears will never bother my shoulder, and my door is always open for a visit from you. Thank you for making my life fuller. I love you.” – Anonymous

78. “The moment my nephew came into the world, I realized that logic could not make sense of someone who’s so brand new to you.” – Anonymous

79. “Your parents have done some awesome things in this world, but the best thing they did was to give me the best nephew like you!” – Anonymous

80. “If all nephews are supposed to be as cute and adorable as you, your aunt wants to give your mother a nephew too.” – Anonymous

Quotes to Wish Your Nephew a Happy Birthday

81. “Nephew, you are a connection to life, a tie to the past, a road to the future, the key to sanity in a totally insane world. Happy birthday.” – Anonymous

82. “You are growing up really fast, dear nephew. Are you doing this to make your poor uncle feel old? Happy birthday.” – Anonymous

83. “I will never experience old age in its true sense because my nephew’s company will keep me young forever. Happy birthday.” – Anonymous

84. “My birthday gift for you today is giving you the title of the best nephew in the world. I hope your party favor will be to give me the title of the best aunt in the world. Happy birthday.” – Anonymous

85. “I am glad you didn’t turn out to be humdrum like your mother or your father. You turned out to be a charming Casanova, just like your uncle. Happy birthday.” – Anonymous

Cute and Witty Quotes to Appreciate Your Nephew

86. “You get the fun of spending time with your nephew without having to be the person responsible for taking care of them. It’s the best of both worlds.” – Anonymous

87. “My nephew has changed my life for the better.” – Anonymous

88. “My first nephew, he couldn’t say Auntie Nicole, so he called me Coco.” – Nikki Bella

89. “You may be a best bud to your friends and a good son to your parents. But you beat all these things with the way you are a terrific nephew to your aunt.” – Anonymous

90. “I love my nephew more than I have ever found the words to say.” – Anonymous

91. “My dear nephew, you are my best child, best friend, and best companion. You’re the apple of my eye, and I can’t imagine living without you.” – Anonymous

92. “Seeing my nephew smile makes me smile too.” – Anonymous

93. “You are such a cool kid. You make your uncle proud to be the brother of your parent.” – Anonymous

94. “If you think I’m cute, you should see my nephew.” – Anonymous

95. “I love my nephew, forever and always.” – Anonymous

96. “Nephews can be fun and wild. They can be a partner in crime or the person you spend your time teasingly tormenting. But at the end of the day, you still hug them tight and kiss them goodnight.” – Anonymous

97. “I never knew how much I could love a person until my nephew was born.” – Anonymous

98. “Your birth is the beginning of all my better days.” – Anonymous

99. “How cool are nephews? It’s like having kids, but just for a couple of hours.” – Anonymous

100. “Nephews are what we dream our sons to be.” – Anonymous

More Quotes About Nephews From Aunts and Uncles

101. “My life is better now that I am an aunt to an awesome nephew like you.” – Anonymous

102. “I’m so blessed to have a nephew like you. I love you.” – Anonymous

103. “My nephew is the best. He took after me.” – Anonymous

104. “My nephew is very special to me. I cannot imagine my life without him.” – Anonymous

105. “Dear nephew, as you will already have realized during our much too brief companionship, I am essentially a man of principle.” – Franz Kafka

106. “My nephew’s birth has brought immeasurable joy and happiness to my entire family.” – Anonymous

107. “Best birthday wishes to the man I will forever call my little boy! I love you, from your loving aunt.” – Anonymous

108. “Turtles are greater than baby nephews because it’s okay to drop a turtle.” – Demetri Martin

109. “Getting to hug a cute toddler like you is the best and the worst part about being your aunt. I feel like the luckiest aunt in the world when I hug you. But the moment I let go, I feel sad and depressed. Such is my undying love for you.” – Anonymous

110. “Mom and dad minus their nagging is equal to aunt and uncle.” – Anonymous

Did These Quotes Give You an Idea About the Wonderful Experience of Having a Nephew?

Through our nephews, we can find a new purpose to guide our loved ones in life. As uncles and aunts, we are that stable and go-to person children need apart from their parents. We offer the love of a parent, thinking of an adult, and the closeness of a best friend.

Kids need different perspectives to flourish and grow, and that is precisely what we can offer. Our nephews can comfortably tell us their embarrassing experiences that they would never share with their parents. It gives us a chance to provide new and mature thinking that can impact their lives in a way.

We hope that you enjoyed and learned a lot about nephews in this collection. The presence of a child can undoubtedly heal our souls and offer refreshment in our lives. We hope these quotes were able to make you a little bit more excited about hugging and seeing your nephews again.

Did these nephew quotes make you laugh and cry at the same time? Were you able to relate to the quotes? Let us know in the comments section below.

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