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.
God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers.
When my mother had to get dinner for 8 she’d just make enough for 16 and only serve half.
I remember my mother’s prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life.
My mother is a walking miracle.
Children are the anchors of a mother’s life.
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
If evolution really works, how come mothers only have two hands?
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.
Being a full-time mother is one of the highest salaried jobs… since the payment is pure love.
A suburban mother’s role is to deliver children obstetrically once, and by car forever after.
Mothers hold their children’s hands for a short while, but their hearts forever.
All mothers are working mothers.
A mom’s hug lasts long after she lets go.
As is the mother, so is her daughter.
Men are what their mothers made them.
Most mothers are instinctive philosophers.
Who is getting more pleasure from this rocking, the baby or me?
The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness.
Of all the rights of women, the greatest is to be a mother.
No matter how old a mother is, she watches her middle-aged children for signs of improvement.
When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child.
An ounce of mother is worth a ton of priest.
Mother – that was the bank where we deposited all our hurts and worries.
Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother.
All that I am or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.
Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.
Kids don’t stay with you if you do it right. It’s the one job where, the better you are, the more surely you won’t be needed in the long run.
The best place to cry is on a mother’s arms.
The phrase ‘working mother’ is redundant.
A mother’s arms are more comforting than anyone else’s.
My mother was a reader, and she read to us. She read us Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde when I was six and my brother was eight; I never forgot it.
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.
You sacrificed for us. You’re the real MVP.
Being a mom has made me so tired. And so happy.
Acceptance, tolerance, bravery, compassion. These are the things my mom taught me.
As my mom always said, ‘You’d rather have smile lines than frown lines.
[My mother] always said I was beautiful and I finally believed her at some point.
My mom is a hard worker. She puts her head down and she gets it done. And she finds a way to have fun. She always says, ‘Happiness is your own responsibility.
She drove me to ballet class…and she took me to every audition. She’d be proud of me if I was still sitting in that seat or if I was watching from home. She believes in me and that’s why this [award] is for her. She’s a wonderful mother.
What’s beautiful about my mother is] her compassion, how much she gives, whether it be to her kids and grandkids or out in the world. She’s got a sparkle.
My mom is my hero. [She] inspired me to dream when I was a kid, so anytime anyone inspires you to dream, that’s gotta be your hero.
If I’ve learned anything as a mom with a daughter who’s three, I’ve learned that you cannot judge the way another person is raising their kid. Everybody is just doing the best they can. It’s hard to be a mom.
I would say that my mother is the single biggest role model in my life, but that term doesn’t seem to encompass enough when I use it about her. She was the love of my life.
My mother has always been my emotional barometer and my guidance. I was lucky enough to get to have one woman who truly helped me through everything.
Having children just puts the whole world into perspective. Everything else just disappears.
When you’re dying laughing because your three-year-old made a fart joke, it doesn’t matter what else is going on. That’s real happiness.
Over the years, I learned so much from mom. She taught me about the importance of home and history and family and tradition.