God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers.
Life began with waking up and loving my mother’s face.
A mom’s hug lasts long after she lets go.
Call your mother. Tell her you love her. Remember, you’re the only person who knows what her heart sounds like from the inside.
Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love and fearlessness. If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love.
Blessed is a mother that would give up part of her soul for her children’s happiness.
—Shannon L. Alder
Mothers can forgive anything! Tell me all, and be sure that I will never let you go, though the whole world should turn from you.
—Louisa May Alcott
Moms are life’s number one cheerleaders without uniforms.
—Richelle E. Goodrich
Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.
He who loses his mother loses a pure soul who blesses and guards him constantly.
My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her.
Mom could make small things seem miraculous. That was her talent.
A mother is a person who seeing there are only four pieces of pie for five people, promptly announces she never did care for pie.
There is nothing as sincere as a mother’s kiss.
No gift to your mother can ever equal her gift to you–life.
A mother’s arms are more comforting than anyone else’s.
My mother is my root, my foundation. She planted the seed that I base my life on, and that is the belief that the ability to achieve starts in your mind.
It’s not easy being a mother. If it were easy, fathers would do it.
—Dorothy on “The Golden Girls”
Acceptance, tolerance, bravery, compassion. These are the things my mom taught me.
There’s no bitch on earth like a mother frightened for her kids.
My mother was the one constant in my life. When I think about my mom raising me alone when she was 20, and working and paying the bills, and, you know, trying to pursue your own dreams, I think is a feat that is unmatched.
My mother is a walking miracle.
Mothers possess a power beyond that of a king on his throne.
The real religion of the world comes from women much more than from men—from mothers most of all, who carry the key of our souls in their bosoms.
—Oliver Wendell Holmes
My mother said to me, ‘If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.’ Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso.
Most mothers are instinctive philosophers.
—Harriet Beecher Stowe
A mother’s arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.
A mother’s heart is a patchwork of love.
Men are what their mothers made them.
—Ralph Waldo Emerson
You can fool some of the people some of the time, but you can’t fool mom.
The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness.
—Honore de Balzac
One good mother is worth a hundred schoolmasters.
Mother’s love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.
Only mothers can think of the future—because they give birth to it in their children.
Who ran to help me when I fell,
And would some pretty story tell,
Or kiss the place to make it well?
The mother’s heart is the child’s schoolroom.
—Henry Ward Beecher
Whatever else is unsure in this stinking dunghill of a world a mother’s love is not.
As far as I’m concerned, there’s no job more important on the planet than being a mom.
My mom is a never-ending song in my heart of comfort, happiness, and being. I may sometimes forget the words, but I always remember the tune.
I think in a lot of ways unconditional love is a myth. My mom’s the only reason I know it’s a real thing.
Mother, the ribbons of your love are woven around my heart.
Mom is the most unconditionally loving person I will ever know, and she has always supported me on every level.
A man loves his sweetheart the most, his wife the best, but his mother the longest.
When you’re sick, nobody takes care of you like your mom.
When love is gone, there’s always justice. And when justice is gone, there’s always force. And when force is gone, there’s always Mom. Hi, Mom!
If I made a list of the people I admire, Mom would probably fill up half of it. She could do anything and everything.
It’s always been my mom and I against the world.
Everything I am is because of my mom.
—Sarah Michelle Gellar
My mom’s the one I look up to for everything. I feel like I’m a lump of clay and she’s molding me into a woman.
—Chloe Grace Moretz
The unsung heroes of the civil rights movement were always the wives and the mothers.
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