->''"If this is to end in fire, then we shall all burn together."''
-->-- '''Thorin Oakenshield''', ''Film/TheHobbitTheDesolationOfSmaug''

->'''Gimli:''' [[ElvesVersusDwarves Never thought I'd die fighting side by side with an elf.]]\\
'''Legolas:''' What about side by side with a ''friend''?\\
'''Gimli:''' ...Aye. (smiles) I could do that.
-->-- ''Film/TheLordOfTheRings, The Return of the King''

->''"One for all and all for one!"''
-->-- ''Literature/TheThreeMusketeers''

->'''Simon:''' Captain, why did you come back for us?\\
'''Mal:''' You're on my crew.\\
'''Simon:''' Yeah, but you don't even like me. Why'd you come back?\\
'''Mal:''' You're on my crew. Why are we still talking about this?
-->-- ''Series/{{Firefly}}''

->''"Jeremy. On this starship... '''no one''' is alone. No one."''
-->-- '''Captain Picard''', ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration''

->''"This is better than a family. No one around here asks me for my damn bone marrow."''
-->-- '''Tracy Jordan''', ''Series/ThirtyRock''

->''"''[='=]Ohana'' means family. Family means [[NoOneGetsLeftBehind nobody gets left behind]], or forgotten."''
-->-- '''Lilo Pelekai''', ''Disney/LiloAndStitch''

->''"This is my family. I found it, all on my own. It's little, and broken, but still good. Yeah. Still good."''
-->-- '''Stitch''', ''Disney/LiloAndStitch''

->''"When your teammate's in trouble, you go. Whether they ask or not, you go!"''
-->-- '''Rhino''', ''Disney/{{Bolt}}''

->''"We few, we happy few, we band of brothers... for he to-day that sheds his blood with me shall be my brother."''
-->-- '''Theatre/HenryV'''

->''"If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than it was because he was he, and I was I."''
-->-- '''[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michel_de_Montaigne Michel de Montaigne]]'''

->''"We're all still inextricably entangled -- ''Split Enz'' isn't just something you can walk away from."''
-->-- '''Noel Crombie''', ''Literature/StrangerThanFictionTheLifeAndTimesOfSplitEnz''

->''"This is my family. More even than my own family."''
-->-- '''Benjamin "Lefty" Ruggiero''', ''Donnie Brasco'', on his family, [[TheMafia The Family]].

->''"We're just one big family and, when you've been to a few domestic disputes, Littlebottom, I can assure you that you'll see the resemblance."''
-->-- '''Vimes''', ''Discworld/FeetOfClay''

->''"A true companion is loving all the time, and is a brother that is born for when there is distress."''
-->-- '''Literature/TheBible'''

->'''Satoko''': We're here for you! We're like a family of friends!\\
'''Keiichi''': A family of friends, huh? I like how that sounds.
-->-- ''VisualNovel/HigurashiWhenTheyCry''

->'''Vita''': "Her allies?"\\
'''Fate''': "No. Her ''friends''."
-->-- ''Anime/MagicalGirlLyricalNanohaAs''

->'''Shane:''' I can't ask you to do this for me.\\
'''Vic:''' I'm offering.
-->-- ''Series/TheShield''

->''"When I go home, some people are gonna ask me, 'Hoot, why do you do it? You some kind of war junkie?' I won't say a goddamn word. Why? They won't understand....won't understand why we do it. They won't understand that it's about the men next to you. That's it... that's all it is."''
-->-- '''Hoot''', ''Film/BlackHawkDown''

->''"I've had a dream too. It's about singing and dancing and making people happy. That's the kinda dream that gets better the more people you share it with. And I found a whole bunch of friends who all have the same dream. And it kinda makes us like a family."''
-->-- '''[[Franchise/TheMuppets Kermit the Frog]]''', ''Film/TheMuppetMovie''

->''"Love. Love is the key. Love and family. For what are night and day, the sun, the moon, the stars without love, and those you love around you? What could be more hollow than to die alone, unloved?"''
-->-- '''Film/TheProposition'''

->''[[RuleNumberOne Rule one:]] [[BadassBoast you fuck with me, you die. No questions, no exceptions, no second chances...]]''\\
''Rule three: you fuck with any of my friends, you fuck with me. [[DisproportionateRetribution When in doubt, see Rule One.]]''
-->-- '''Caine''', ''Literature/TheActsOfCaine''

->'''Tigger''': "You mean... ''you'' guys are my family?"\\
'''Pooh''': "I'm afraid it's all we have to offer."\\
'''Tigger''': "Well... of course not. Because there's nothing better than the best!"
-->-- ''Disney/TheTiggerMovie''

->''"Don't you understand why we came with you? Isn't it because we're friends?! Yugi, with friends... Allowing themselves to like themselves, that's why they want to be together. If you're in pain or suffering, then give some to me! That's what being a friend is about!"''
-->-- '''Jounouchi Katsuya''', ''Anime/YuGiOh''

->''"You've always protected us. But you still don't understand that we looked out for you, too! We watched your back while you watched ours. And we believed in you the same way you believed in us! Just like you protected us... We want to protect you."''
-->-- ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyIX'', the YouAreNotAlone scene

->''"The hardest thing to do is to stick together. Mates, family, marriage, business, bands. It's like resisting gravity... it's like King Canute trying to talk back the tide. But you can, and we have, and we will turn the world around... the alternative is too predictable: you empty your life of the people you need the most."''
-->-- '''[[Music/{{U2}} Bono]]'''

->'''Dave''': They tried to make me talk. I gave them nothing.\\
'''Frank''': You don't know me, you don't owe me anything. I've brought you nothing but trouble. Why were you ready to die for me?\\
'''Dave''': Because you're one of us. You're family.
-->-- ''ComicBook/ThePunisher: "ComicBook/WelcomeBackFrank"''

->''"I learned something from Nandi. Not just from what happened, but from her. The family she madeÖ the strength of her love for them, itís what kept them together. When you live with that kind of strength, you get tied to it. You canít break away and you would never want to."''
-->-- '''Inara''', ''Series/{{Firefly}}''

->''"Not TV-perfect family with pearly white smiles and "very special episode" problems solved in an hour or half...Family that grates your nerves because they're always there, and can be relied on in a pinch because they're always there...Where you're either in on the joke or the butt of it. Family that fights and screams and kind of hates a little, then fights by your side and wraps your bleeding knuckles and loves despite themself or yourself."''
-->-- '''Guy Gardner''', ''Comicbook/GreenLantern'' FanFic

->'''Billy''' (after the team has just broken him and Teddy out of Avengers Tower): You guys all showed up to rescue me?\\
'''Kate''': We're family. We stick together no matter what scary, unstoppable powers you may have.\\
'''Eli''': Plus, if you ''do'' have scary, unstoppable powers, we're thinking we should probably be on ''your'' side.
-->-- ''[[Comicbook/YoungAvengers Young Avengers: "The Children's Crusade"]]''

->''And if you ask me, you know that it's true\\
There is not a thing that I wouldn't do\\
I'd follow you to the ends of the earth\\
That's how much I think our friendship is worth\\
Maybe now you have figured it out\\
That's what bein' a friend is about''
-->-- '''VideoGame/{{MOTHER|1}}, "Bein' Friends"'''

->''I'll be there for you\\
When the rain starts to pour\\
I'll be there for you\\
Like I've been there before\\
I'll be there for you\\
'Cause you're there for me, too''
-->-- '''The Rembrandts''', "I'll Be There For You", the theme song of ''Series/{{Friends}}''

->''"Could one judge a man by his company? Could she judge [[CrazyAwesome Miles]] that way? [[ChivalrousPervert Ivan]] was [[HiddenHeartOfGold charming and funny]], [[GrandeDame Lady Alys]] fine and formidable, [[TheSpymaster Illyan]], despite his sinister history, strangely kind. Milesís clone brother Mark , for all his [[SourSupporter bitter bite]], seemed a brother in truth. [[ThePollyanna Kareen Koudelka]] was pure delight. The [[RememberTheNewGuy Vorbrettens]], the rest of the [[BadassFamily Koudelka clan]], [[FireForgedFriends Duv Galeni]], [[GoodWithNumbers Tsipis]], [[SupremeChef Ma Kosti]], [[BattleButler Pym]], even [[AbsentMindedProfessor Enrique]]... Miles seemed to [[MagneticHero collect friends of wit and distinction and extraordinary ability around himself as casually and unselfconsciously as a comet trailed its banner of light]]."''
-->-- ''Literature/ACivilCampaign''

->''"They say the family of the 21st century is made up of friends, not relatives. If that's true, you're the best auntie I've ever had!"''
-->-- '''Tim''', ''Series/{{Spaced}}''

->''"The [[TheQuest experience we shared]]--all of us--[[FireForgedFriends have bound us together]] in a way that defies understanding... But this bond we share can be felt, but not seen. This is faith.''\\
''So, I do not have faith in [[TheHero Ryudo]]. I have faith in our bond. I have faith in our hearts, for they are one."''
-->-- '''Elena''', ''VideoGame/GrandiaII'' epilogue

->''"Forever united as one! Together, the battles are won! Through us let your spirit evolve! (If we're all for one world, there's a world for us all!) If we're all for one world, there's a world... for us all!"''
-->-- ''Anime/DigimonFrontier'' dub theme

->''"With all due respect admiral, I didn't represent one of your people. I represented one of mine."''
-->-- '''Commander Shepard''', ''VideoGame/MassEffect2'', during Tali's trial.

->'''Shaman:''' Grunt - who is your krantt? Your allies willing to kill and die on your behalf?\\
'''Shepard:''' How is a candidate tested if he brings backup on his RiteOfPassage?\\
'''Shaman:''' Not every krogan can be the strongest warrior, but each must inspire his peers to battle at his side. If the ones who know you best can find nothing worthy in you, you should wander the wastes and die alone before you weaken my clan.\\
'''Shepard:''' (Paragon) We stand with Grunt, as shipmates and comrades. / (Renegade) Grunt will strengthen Clan Urdnot. Name our target, and it will die.
-->-- '''''VideoGame/MassEffect2'''''

->'''Shepard:''' You two have been with me longer than most. You believed in me when nobody else did. Thanks.\\
'''Tali:''' We'll finish this the way we started it... together.\\
'''Garrus:''' Damn right!
-->-- '''''VideoGame/MassEffect3'''''

->This war has brought us pain and suffering and loss. But it's also brought us together, as soldiers, allies, friends. This bond that ties us together is something the Reapers will never understand. It's more powerful than any weapon. Stronger than any ship. It can't be taken or destroyed.
-->-- '''Commander Shepard''', ''VideoGame/MassEffect3''

-> One big happy ass-kicking family!
-->-- '''James Vega''', ''VideoGame/MassEffect3'' (again), ''Citadel'' DLC

->'''Shepard:''' Everybody say "Normandy!"\\
'''Normandy Alum:''' "NORMANDY!"
-->-- '''''VideoGame/MassEffect3''''' ([[OverlyLongGag again, again]]), ''Citadel'' DLC

->''"But I think in your case, maybe it's better to find that sense of family among people who are good than it is to try to find a sense of good inside your family."''
-->-- '''Roy''', ''Webcomic/TheOrderOfTheStick''

->''"But from now on, we fight as a Clan. No warrior will go into battle alone. Where one fights, we all fight!"''
-->-- '''Hailstar''', ''Literature/WarriorCats''

->''"Don't they understand that we're a family? That that's why this works, is because we're a family. Do they even care?!"''
-->-- '''Garcia''', in response to [[spoiler:JJ being forced to take a promotion to the Pentagon]], '''Series/CriminalMinds''', ''ep. 6x02, "JJ"''

->''"[[EveryEpisodeEnding You know, I've learned something today.]] Family isn't about whose blood you have, it's about who you care about. And that's why I feel like ''you'' guys are ''more'' than just friends. You're my family. ''(beat)'' Except for Cartman."''
-->-- '''Kyle Broflovski''', ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'', "Ike's Wee Wee"

->''"I trust very few people, and I'm looking at all of them."''
-->-- '''Will Scarlett, ''Series/RobinOfSherwood'''''

->''Family's not just the people you're related to by blood. There are other people who care about you. [[CannotSpitItOut Like... Aveline.]]''
-->-- '''Isabela''' talks to Hawke, ''VideoGame/DragonAgeII''

->''A true, true friend helps a friend in need\\
A friend will be there to help them see\\
A true, true friend helps a friend in need\\
To see the light that shines from a true, true friend''
-->-- "[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5tCPxXW_9qI A True, True Friend]]", '''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'''

->"First Serve is like tennis\\
It's the love, love\\
It's the love, love\\
It's like tennis\\
It's the perfect match"
-->-- '''[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wKfSbqEDSwk First Serve - Tennis]]''',[[note]]See, First Serve is the name of the group, and the song is about them reuniting after a feud. In hip hop lingo, 'love' can be used to describe nearly any sort of positive relationship between two or more people.[[/note]]

->"It's a fool don't know that his family's his crew."
-->-- '''Michelle Dockrey''', ''[[{{Series/Firefly}} Mal's Song]]''

->'''Bobby:''' Family don't end with blood, boy.
-->-- ''Series/{{Supernatural}}''

->"[[InternalizedCategorism Maybe I am]] [[YouMonster a monster]], but [[YouAreNotAlone I met people who reached out to me]]."
-->-- '''[[{{Telepathy}} Haruka]] [[BrokenBird Kotoura]]''' to the infamous child beating criminal, [[spoiler: '''[[NotSoDifferent Detective Tsukino's]]''' EnemyWithin]], and refering to the ESP club; ''Manga/KotouraSan'' episode 11.

->"So maybe Victor's luckier than us. But we're going to get to the mask first. Because we have something he doesn't have, and that's what we have. All of the Sibunas. And we're going to win, because we won't let each-other give up, and we won't let each-other fail."
-->-- '''Fabian Rutter''', ''Series/HouseOfAnubis''

->''We two dear men, friends forever, were here. If you want to know our names, they are Gaius and Aulus.''
-->-- '''[[OlderThanFeudalism Graffiti found in the ruins of Pompeii]]'''

->ďThe bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life.Ē
-->-- '''Richard Bach'''

->''Remember all the places you can hide\\
Remember, we are always on your side!''
-->-- "Streets of Gold" karaoke, '''''Disney/OliverAndCompany'''''

->''...And it resonated, because most of the drama and joy in my life came from platonic relationships, so it was nice to see that represented in fiction. Your teenaged years donít have to be scary if youíve got a group that you trust, that was the message I got out of these kinds of shows.''
-->-- '''[[https://theafictionado.wordpress.com/2014/06/26/the-world-needs-magical-girls/ The Afictonado]]''', on the 'magical girl' genre

->"I don't have brothers," he said. "Not by blood."
-->-- '''Maddox''', ''Literature/LordsOfTheUnderworld''

->'''Greed''': Those memories (of my friends) aren't a part of me anymore!\\
'''Ling''': No you're wrong, Greed! It's not that easy, they'll ''always'' be a part of you! You can't just erase them from your soul! They were the only part of you that ''you chose!'' Look at them, can you not hear their souls crying out!? You abandoned them, your real family! You threw them away like trash!
-->-- '''Greed''' [[AmnesiacDissonance remembers his friends]], ''Manga/FullMetalAlchemist''

->We may hate things about each other, but in combat we know we can trust each other with our lives.
-->-- '''Asuka''', ''Fanfic/NeonGenesisEvangelionGenocide''

->Sisters scorned, brothers worn\\
Lonely pain is harder to mend\\
Flora tall, fauna small\\
Get you on your feet again\\
So lean a little on your friends\\
They will carry you\\
Shelter from the stormy nights\\
Lean a little on your friends\\
They will guide you through\\
You know youíre gonna be alright
-->--'''Music/MiracleOfSound''', [[Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxy "Friends"]]