40 Black Sheep Family Quotes That You Can Relate To

A family member who is perceived as being different from other family members is known as Black Sheep.


Best Black Sheep Family Quotes

Every family has one black sheep. That would be me. ~ Unknown.

The black sheep? You and I are more like the tie-dyed sheep! ~ Karl Wiggins.

A black sheep is a biting beast. ~ Thomas B.


The black sheep are the ones you want to get to know. ~ Marty Rubin.

I’m from a family of bankers and businessmen, and here I am, the artist, the black sheep. ~ Matthew Quick.

I’m a little bit more unusual so I consider myself as the black sheep. ~ Ann Wilson.


I’m like the black sheep of my family. ~ Juan Pablo Di Pace.

I’m a college dropout. My parents thought they had three respectable children, and I was the black sheep. ~ Ritesh Agarwal.

Even the black sheep of the family needs love! ~ Unknown.

Famous Black Sheep Family Quotes

I’m a prodigal son. The black sheep of a white flock. ~ William A. Drake.


Being a black sheep is a way I would describe myself. ~ Gin Wigmore.

I was the black sheep of the family, and my mother never really understood me. ~ Andre Rieu.

There is a public perception that Paris Hilton is the black sheep of the family. ~ Jerry Oppenheimer.

I never really was good at being a family general man, really. I hardly ever spent any time with my mum and dad whatever, really, or brothers or sisters. We just really didn’t get along. I was pretty much like the black sheep of the family, to be honest. ~ Andrew Chan.


I’m the black sheep: I got into telly. ~ Bradley Walsh.

I was always the black sheep of the family and always told that I was dumb, and I had a low IQ and did badly in school. ~ Francis Ford Coppola.

Top Black Sheep Family Quotes

Somehow I think it was declared very early on that I was the – if not the black sheep of the family, not a very good student. ~ Dustin Hoffman.

When I was a kid I was the black sheep of the family because all my uncles and cousins were big Inter fans while I’ve always been Juve. In fact when I’m injured or suspended I’ll be in the stands behind the goal when we’re playing – in with the fans where I’m happiest. ~ Leonardo Bonucci.

One cannot blame an organization that picks up an occasional black sheep, one only takes exception if it retains an accumulation of them. ~ Dion Fortune.


A family without a black sheep is not a typical family. ~ Heinrich Boll.

I was considered the black sheep of the family, neighbors didn’t want their kids playing with me. ~ Michelle Pfeiffer.

I was literally the black sheep of the family, and there were definitely moments of discomfort while my grandmother was working through her racism. ~ Lisa Bonet.

Popular Black Sheep Family Quotes

I hate the term black sheep, but I just felt like I wasn’t keeping up. It was a subtle pressure I put on myself. ~ Nnamdi Asomugha.


I feel kind of like the black sheep in Congress, but here I am. ~ Sonny Bono.

I am the black sheep of my family. They are all super talented and intelligent and got proper jobs. Most of my family is in medicine, actually. They are all too clever to be doing what I do. ~ Will Poulter.

I have always been the black sheep of the family. I am the middle child, with an older and a younger sister. ~ Fawad Khan.

I’ve always been a black sheep. That’s a hard thing to be until you find your calling in life. I was bullied a lot at school, probably because I was perceived to be different from everyone else. ~ Natalie Dormer.

Education in our family was not merely emphasized, it was our raison d’etre … In this family of accomplished scholars, I was to become the academic black sheep. ~ Steven Chu.


To rally every black sheep is my goal. ~ Julian Cope.

I was a bit of a humor black sheep. I would make these jokes full of irony and dark cynicism and that just didn’t work when I was seven, people did not laugh. ~ Ayda Field.

Profound Black Sheep Family Quotes

I dug the idea that I was being perceived as the black sheep of my family, but for me, it was like, I was a rebel, and that to me was most important. ~ Larry Bishop.


I’m the king of the 20th century. I’m the boogeyman, the villain, the black sheep of the family. ~ Alan Moore.

Do not cringe and make yourself small if you are called the black sheep, the maverick, the lone wolf. Those with slow seeing say that a non-conformist is a blight on society. But it has been proven over the centuries, that being different means standing at the edge, that one is practically guaranteed to make an original contribution, a useful and stunning contribution to her culture. ~ Clarissa Pinkola Estes.

Thoughtful Black Sheep Family Quotes

I was a black sheep, but now I’m just a goat. ~ Kendrick Lamar.

I was really sporty and loved singing. I started off doing musical theater. I left university to go to drama school. So I was a bit of a black sheep. ~ Sophie Cookson.

In families children tend to take on stock roles, as if there were hats hung up in some secret place, visible only to the children. Each succeeding child selects a hat and takes on that role: the good child, the black sheep, the clown, and so forth. ~ Ellen Galinsky.


There is no flock of black sheep. ~ Ljupka Cvetanova.

Within three months I had gone from being this black sheep of the town to suddenly becoming a pop star. ~ Alison Moyet.

So these were the 40 top quotes about Black Sheep Family.

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