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100 Best Cousin Captions for that Precious Family Time


Cousins are the best. Cousins can be our best friends and some of our best memories are of the time spent with our cousins at family celebrations and holidays. And, of course, those perfect photos with your cousins need perfect cousin captions. So whether you recently went to a family reunion or just spent the day with your cousin you will find the perfect captions here.

Cousin Captions for Instagram

A cousin a day keeps the boredom away.

A cousin is the one who is already there doing it when everyone else is saying, Is there anything I can do?

Cousins are different beautiful flowers in the same garden.

Cousins are sisters or brothers you never had.

Cousins by blood – friends by choice.

Kids at sunset with cousin captions

Cousins? no, we are best friends!

Friends are forever, cousins are for life!

Happiness is … a cousin who is like a sister.

I like you because you join in on my weirdness.

In my cousin, I find my second self.

Keep calm you are my number one cousin.

My cousin’s very special and loved a whole lot too… Because of my cousin’s wonderful Because my cousin’s you

Our roots say we’re cousins. Our hearts say we’re friends.

The love between cousins knows no distance.

We didn’t realize we were making memories, we just knew we were having fun.

When mom and dad don’t understand, a cousin always will.

You don’t even need to ask. I got you.

A cousin is someone who knows all about you but likes you anyway.

A grandparents house is where cousins become best friends.

Born a cousin, made into a friend.

Two kids walking with funny cousin captions

Cousins are childhood playmates who grow up to be forever friends.

Cousins are friends from the same family tree.

Cousins, because parents couldn’t handle us as sisters.

I’m so glad we don’t have to say out loud that I’m your favorite cousin.

In the cookie of life, friends are the chocolate chips.

Mess with me you mess with my cousins.

Never underestimate the power of a cousin.

We may not have it all together, but together we have it all.

Win, lose or draw, you’re all my cousins and I love you.

You and I are more than friends. We’re like a really small gang.

You are better than unicorns and sparkles combined.

A cousin is a little bit of childhood that can never be lost!

A cousin sees the first tear catches the second and stops the third.

At Christmas, Cousins are the presents under the tree.

Blood makes you related. Loyalty makes you family.

Cousins are the barometers of how fun a family get-together will be.

Kids at sunset with cousin captions for Instagram

Cousins are cool to see, Impossible to Forget and True to your heart.

Cousins are people that are ready-made friends; you have laughed with them and remember good times from a young age.  You have fights with them but you always know you love each other, they are a better thing than brothers and sisters and friends cause they’re all pieced together as one.

Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the cousins together.

Happiness is any day spent with my cousins.

I love my cousin because it is you.

It’s not what we have, but who we have in life that matters.

My cousin is my best friend.

Our cousins can be some of the best friends we’ll ever have.

Spend your life with the people who make even going to the grocery store an adventure.

To the world, you may be one person but to one person you may be the world.

We may not speak hang out text or call every day but to all my cousins I love you.

You will always be… the sister of my soul, the friend of my heart.

A cousin is a ready-made friend for life.

A real cousin is someone who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.

Be careful who you make memories with. Those can last a lifetime.Being related to me is really the only gift you need.  Just saying.

Cousins are friends forever!

Cousins with clever captions about cousins

Cousins are those childhood playmates who grow up to be forever friends.

Cousins! Remembering the things we did together as kids, puts a smile on my face and happiness in my heart.  As we grow up, even if we don’t see each other or speak often, those memories always keep us in touch.

Grandma’s House – Where cousins go to become friends.

I may not always be there with you, but I will always be there for you.

Keep the ones who heard you when you never said a word.

My dear cousin means the world to me. He is my only ally!

Some people make your laugh a little louder, your smile a little brighter, and your life a little better.

Surround yourself with people who get you.

Time passes we may be apart, but cousins stay close at heart.

What’s the point of awesome news if you don’t have a cousin to share it with.

When life doesn’t give great friends, it makes up by giving amazing cousins like you …

A cousin is like a warm quilt wrapped around the heart.

A sweet cousin refreshes the soul.

Cousins are connected heart to heart, distance and time can’t break them apart.

Cousins are many, fast friends are few.  But it is a great pleasure to find both in you.

Nobody will understand the craziness of your family better than your cousins.

People at sunset with cute captions on cousins

Cousins are those rare people who ask you how you are and then wait to hear the answer.

Families are like branches on a tree.  We grow in different directions yet our roots remain as one.

God made us cousins because He knew our mothers could not handle us as siblings.

Many of my life’s moments have become memorable only because I have a cousin like you.

My cousin is a little more than what I called amazing!

Treasure your cousins, they were your first friends and will love you forever.

We are cousins by luck, friends by love but the time spent with you has made you my mate that I have never got in my life.

Yes, we are aware of how obnoxious we are when we are together. No, we don’t care.

A cousin is someone who’s smile helps when the roads are rough and long.

Cousin to cousin we’ll always be, Special friends from the same family tree.

Cousins are usually the first friends we have as children.  No one will ever understand your crazy family like your cousins does.

There is a fine line between fun and family.

Cousins to cousin we will always be, a couple of nuts off the family tree.

Our family is one tent away from a full-blown circus.

Family on beach with funny family captions for Instagram

Success keeps you glowing. Family keeps you going.

If you shake our family tree, a bunch of nuts will fall out.

Friday ain’t my favorite F word. It’s family.

A family doesn’t need to be perfect, it just needs to be united.

As far as anyone knows, we’re a nice, normal family.

Family is like that annoying itch you can’t scratch.

With my cousins by my side, it’s impossible to have a bad day.

Even if I had the power to choose my family, I’d always go with these guys.

Good Times + Crazy Family = Great Memories!

In my family, crazy doesn’t skip a generation.

You call it chaos. We call it family.

Our imperfections make us the perfect family.

Cousins don’t let you do stupid things alone.

Born crazy, and we’re remaining that way.

No buddy like a cousin. No partner like a cousin.

It’s my job to annoy my cousins, no matter how old they are.

Cousins are awesome friends we didn’t have to find.

You bring out the best in me. And worst.

If you like these, you might also like our lists of Family Captions, Brother and Sister Captions, Kid Captions, Brother Captions and Sister Captions.

Short Captions for Cousins

Best friends are we, my cousin and me!

Cousins are always best friends.

Be jealous I have the best cousins!

Cousins – they’re your stars in the dark.

Cousins sitting beside each other with short captions for cousins

Can’t keep calm.  I miss my cousin.

Cousins are the perfect best friends.

Happiness is … having the world’s best cousin.

My cousins are shareholders of my soul.

No one will ever be as entertained by us as us.

Rain or shine, I’ll always be here.

Till the very end, you’re my best friend.

When we have each other, we have everything.

You will be jealous as I have the best cousin.

Your family is the best team you could ever have.

Short Cousin Quotes for Instagram

Check out these cousin quotes for Instagram that make perfect captions.

“Win, lose, or draw, you’re all my cousins and I love you.” – Chill Wills

“If little kids had a People magazine, cousins would be on the cover.” – Jim Gaffigan

“If you have cousins, it’s pretty easy.” – Joseph P. Kennedy

“Cousins are people that are ready-made friends.” – Courtney Cox

Cousins with best cousin quotes for instagram by Cox

“The night before the cousins came, I couldn’t sleep.” – Katie Yamasaki

“I like spending time with cousins.” – Jacob Tremblay

“Our dads used to do this, and now us cousins always get together for it.” — Larry Lewis

“If you’re lucky, a cousin is there from the beginning.” — Susan Bolch

“Cousins are more than cousins; they are best friends that are there for us through it all.” — Heather Mills

“Cousins are not those we do not know but instead part of a family that also provide support and comfort.” – Byron Pulsifer

“I always call my cousin because we’re so close. We’re almost like sisters, and we’re also close because our moms are sisters.” – Britney Spears

“Little kids love their cousins. I’m not being cute or exaggerating here. Cousins are like celebrities for little kids.” – Jim Gaffigan

“Cousins are part of your life so stick with cuz not friends.” – Claude Shannon

“You don’t choose your family. They are God’s gift to you, as you are to them.” – Desmond Tutu

“Would I lay down my life to save my brother? No, but I would to save two brothers or eight cousins.” – John B. S. Haldane

“Born as a cousin, made as a friend.” – Byron Pulsifer

Hands making heart with quotes about cousins for captions

“Within our family there was no such thing as a person who did not matter. Second cousins thrice removed mattered.” – Shirley Abbott

“Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the cousins together.” – Woodrow Wilson

“Cousins are the barometers of how fun a family get-together will be.” – Jim Gaffigan

“Having a family is like having a bowling alley installed in your brain.” — Martin Mull

“I realized my family was funny because nobody ever wanted to leave our house.” — Anthony Anderson

“If your family tree does not fork, you might be a redneck.” — Jeff Foxworthy

“I think togetherness is an important ingredient of family life.” — Barbara Bush

“Being part of a family means smiling for photos.” — Harry Morgan

“Every family is dysfunctional, whether you want to admit it or not.” — Shailene Woodley

“If you don’t believe in ghosts, you’ve never been to a family reunion.” — Ashleigh Brilliant

“Humans are not proud of their ancestors, and rarely invite them round to dinner.” — Douglas Adams

“One day you will do things for me that you hate. That is what it means to be family.” — Jonathan Safran Foer

“Some family trees bear an enormous crop of nuts.” — Wayne Huizenga

Family hiking with crazy family quotes by Huizenga

“Insanity runs in my family. It practically gallops.” — Cary Grant

“Other things may change us, but we start and end with the family.” — Anthony Brandt

“The family is one of nature’s masterpieces.” — George Santayana

So that is our list of captions and quotes for cousins.

Now get out there and enjoy time with your cousins!

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About the Author

Laynni Locke

I am Laynni Locke, a Canadian writer, reader and traveller with a passion for sharing life’s moments on social media. Keeping friends and family in the loop of our lives though photos and videos has become an essential activity for most.

And it doesn’t matter if you are travelling, celebrating a special occasion or just appreciating day-to-day life, when you take that perfect photo you are going to need the perfect caption or quote before you share it. Which is why we started Routinely Shares, providing comprehensive lists of quotes and captions to cover every occasion, adventure or loved one.

With extensive experience as a travel writer, social media specialist and grant writer, I have made it my mission to curate the best and easiest to use lists for your next post.

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