"Of all the rights of women, the greatest is to be a mother."
Lin Yutang Greatness |
"My mom says I'm her sugarplum, my mom says I'm lamb.
My mom says I'm completely perfect just the way I am."
Judith Viorst Words of Encouragement |
"Her children rise up and call her blessed;
her husband also, and he praises her:
'Many women have done excellently, but you surpass them all.'"
Proverbs 31:28-29 ESV Blessed |
"Mothers are the place that we call home. On them we rest our heads and
close our eyes. There's no one else who grants the same soft peace, happiness,
contentment, sweet release, erasing righttime tears with lullabies, restoring the bright
sun that makes us bloom."
Nicholas Gordon Home |
"My mother protected me from the world and
my father threatened me with it."
Quentin Crisp Father |
"There are times when only a Mother's faith can help us on life's way and
inspire in us the confidence we need from day to day. For a Mother's heart
and a Mother's faith and a Mother's steadfast love were fashioned by
the Angels and sent from God above."
Author Unknown Faith |
"A grandmother is a mother who has a second chance."
Author Unknown Grandmother |
"Mother is the one we count on for the things that matter most of all."
Katharine Butler Hathaway Famous Quotes |
"I never knew how much love my heart could hold until someone
called me mommy."
Heather A. Stillufsen Appreciation |
"When your mother asks, 'Do you want a piece of advice?'
it is a mere formality. It doesn't matter if you answer yes or no.
You're going to get it anyway.
Erma Bombeck Funny Quotes |
"Being a mother is learning about strengths you didn't know you had,
and dealing with fears you didn't know existed."
Linda Wooten Fear |
"I am sure that if the mothers of various nations could meet,
there would be no more wars."
E. M. Forster Peace |
"Most of all the other beautiful things in life come by twos and threes,
by dozens and hundreds.
Plenty of roses, stars, sunsets, rainbows, brothers, and sisters,
aunts and cousins, but only one
mother in the whole world."
Kate Douglas Wiggin
"Of all the roles I've played, none has been as fulfilling as being a mother."
"Motherhood is as elastic as taffy; it stretches from the banal to the sublime.
Amidst all the nose-wiping, hand-holding, and task-mastering are
upwellings of wonder, delight, and overwhelming, awe-inspiring love."
Jena Pincott, Mom Candy: 1,000 Quotes of Inspiration for Mothers
Inspirational Quotes |
"The bond between a mother and her child is one of the strongest of any
Familius, The Quotable Mom: Appreciation from the Greatest Minds in History
"I love this special person, more than any other.
She is my favourite person, and the very best Mother."
Julie Hebert Mothers Day Poems |
"To support mother and father, to cherish wife and child
and to have a simple livelihood; this is the good luck."
Buddha Good |
"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."
Author Unknown Dream |
"Education commences at the mother's knee,
and every word spoken within hearsay of little children
tends toward the formation of character."
Hosea Ballou Character |
"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."
Agatha Christie Dare |
"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."
Toni Morrison As You Grew |
"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."
Zoraida Pesante Daughter |
"Time is the only comforter for the loss of a mother."
Jane Welsh Carlyle Time |
"Just as the CEO steers the company they lead, the will of the
mother can quickly steer a family around trouble, or smack dab into it."
Linda Kastiel Kozlowski, Motherhood, Inc. - Seven essential tools for success at home