"Mothers give up so much, so that their children can have so much."
"I look back on my childhood and thank the stars above.
For everything you gave me, but mostly for your love."
Wayne F. Winters
"Education commences at the mother's knee, and every word spoken within hearsay of little children tends toward the formation of character."
"Mother - that was the bank where we deposited all our hurts and worries."
T. DeWitt Talmage
Of all the rights of women, the greatest is to be a mother."
"Time is the only comforter for the loss of a mother."
Jane Welsh Carlyle
Grown don't mean nothing to a mother. A child is a child. They get bigger, older, but grown. In my heart it don't mean a thing."
"I am not a perfect mother and I will never be. You are not a perfect daughter and you will never be.
But put us together and we will be the best mother and daughter we would ever be.
"God could not be everywhere, and therefore he created mothers."
"A mother's love for her child is like nothing else in the world.
It knows no law, no pity, it dares all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path."
"A mother is someone who dreams great dreams for you, but then she lets you chase the dreams you have for yourself and loves you just the same."
"You do not really understand something unless you can explain it to your grandmother."
"A mother is the one who is still there when everyone else has deserted you."