Mother

“A mother is your first friend, your best friend, your forever friend.” —Unknown

“When you are looking at your mother, you are looking at the purest love you will ever know.” —Charley Benetto

“Mother is the heartbeat in the home; and without her, there seems to be no heartthrob.” —Leroy Brownlow

“Mothers are like glue. Even when you can’t see them, they’re still holding the family together.” —Susan Gale

“My Mother: She is beautiful, softened at the edges and tempered with a spine of steel. I want to grow old and be like her. ” —Jodi Picoult

“Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.” —William Makepeace Thackeray

“The influence of a mother in the lives of her children is beyond calculation.” —James E. Faust

“It may be possible to gild pure gold, but who can make his mother more beautiful?”
Mahatma Gandhi

“There is no role in life that is more essential than that of motherhood.” —Elder M. Russell Ballard

“Youth fades; love droops; the leaves of friendship fall; A mother’s secret hope outlives them all.” —Oliver Wendell Holmes

“Motherhood is the exquisite inconvenience of being another person’s everything.” —Unknown

“Only mothers can think of the future because they give birth to it in their children.” —Maxim Grosky

“My mother was my role model before I even knew what that word was.” —Lisa Leslie

“To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power.” —Maya Angelou

“Motherhood is the biggest gamble in the world. It is the glorious life force. It’s huge and scary – it’s an act of infinite optimism.” —Gilda Radner

“My mother is a walking miracle.” —Leonardo DiCaprio

“A mother understands what a child does not say.” —Jewish proverb

“The world needs our mothers.” —Liya Kebede

“A mother’s hug lasts long after she lets go.” —Unknown

“There is nothing as sincere as a mother’s kiss.” —Saleem Sharma

“Life began with waking up and loving my mother’s face.” —George Eliot

“A mother is always the beginning. She is how things begin.” —Unknown

“We are born of love; love is our mother.” —Rumi

“Mother: the most beautiful word on the lips of mankind.” —Kahil Gibran

“There is no influence so powerful as that of the mother.” —Sara Josepha Hale

“A mother’s arms are more comforting than anyone else’s.” —Princess Diana

“All that I am, or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.” —Abraham Lincoln

“A mother is the one who fills your heart in the first place.” —Amy Tan

“Mother is one to whom you hurry when you are troubled.” —Emily Dickinson

“A mother’s love is more beautiful than any fresh flower.” —Debasish Mridha

“A mother’s arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.” —Victor Hugo

“A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take.” —Cardinal Mermillod

“A mother’s happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in
the guise of fond memories.” —Honore de Balzac

“The art of mothering is to teach the art of living to children.” —Elaine Heffner

“In the mother’s eyes, her smile, her stroking touch, the child reads the message: ‘You are there!’” —Adrienne Rich

“If love is as sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love.” —Stevie Wonder

“Mothers hold their children’s hands for a short while, but their hearts forever.” —Unknown

“Mother’s love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.” —Erich Fromm

“Being a full-time mother is one of the highest salaried jobs since the payment is pure love.” —Mildred B. Vermont

“When you look at your mother, you are looking at the purest love you will ever know.” —Mitch Albom

“There is no way to be a perfect mother, and a million ways to be a good one.” —Jill Churchill

“There is no velvet so soft as a mother’s lap, no rose as lovely as her smile, no path so flowery as that imprinted with her footsteps.” —Archibald Thompson

“A mother’s love is everything. It is what brings a child into this world. It is what molds their entire being. When a mother sees her child in danger, she is literally capable of anything.

Mothers have lifted cars off of their children and destroyed entire dynasties. A mother’s love is the strongest energy known to man.” —Jamie McGuire

“A mother is clothed with strength and dignity, laughs without fear of the future. When she
speaks her words are wise and she gives instructions with kindness.” —Proverbs

“Motherhood: All love begins and ends there. ” —Robert Browning

“Any mother could perform the jobs of several air-traffic controllers with ease.” —Lisa Alther

“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.” —Tenneva Jordan

“An ounce of mother is worth a ton of priest.” —Spanish Proverb

“A mom forgives us all our faults, not to mention one or two we don’t even have.” —Robert Brault

“In the end, mothers are always right. No one else tells the truth.” —Randy Susan Meyers

“God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers.” —Rudyard Kipling

“We have a secret in our culture, and it’s not that birth is painful. It’s that women are strong.” —Laura Stavoe Harm

“It’s not easy being a mother. If it were, fathers would do it.” —The Golden Girls

“When your mother asks, ‘Do you want a piece of advice?’ it’s a mere formality. It doesn’t matter if you answer yes or no. You’re going to get it anyway.” —Erma Bombeck

“The phrase ’working mother’ is redundant.” —Jane Sellman

“I want my children to have all the things I couldn’t afford. Then, I want to move in with them.” —Phyllis Diller

“Any mother could do the jobs of several air traffic controllers with ease” —Lisa Alther

“If evolution really works, how come mothers have only two hands?” —Milton Berle

“There is only one pretty child in the world, and every mother has it.” —Chinese Proverb

“Mom, I love you, even though I’ll never accept your friend request.” —Unknown

“The mother’s heart is the child’s school-room.” —Henry Ward Beecher

“To the world, you are a mother, but to your family, you are the world.” —Unknown

“The loveliest masterpiece of the heart of God is the heart of a mother.” —St. Therese of Lisieux

“Mother love is the fuel that enables a normal human being to do the impossible.” —Marion C. Garretty

“Acceptance, tolerance, bravery, compassion. These are the things my mom taught me.” —Lady Gaga

“To a child’s ear, ‘mother’ is magic in any language.” —Arlene Benedict

“A mother is a mother still, The holiest thing alive.” —Samuel Taylor Coleridge

“I can imagine no heroism greater than motherhood.” —Lance Conrad

“Of all the rights of women, the greatest is to be a mother.” —Lin Yutang

“Mothers can look through a child’s eyes and see tomorrow.” —Reed Markham

“Mother—that was the bank where we deposited all our hurts and worries.” —T. Dewitt Talmage

“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.” —Michael Jordan

“Being a mother is learning about strengths you didn’t know you had.” —Linda Wooten

“Mothers possess a power beyond that of a king on his throne.” —Mabel Hale

“No language can express the power and beauty and heroism of a mother’s love.” —Edwin Chapin

“It’s such a grand thing to be a mother of a mother—that’s why the world calls her grandmother.” —Unknown

“Life doesn’t come with a manual, it comes with a grandmother.” —Unknown

“As mothers and daughters, we are connected with one another. My mother is the bones of my spine, keeping me straight and true. She is my blood, making sure it runs rich and strong. She is the beating of my heart. I cannot now imagine life without her.” —Kristin Hannah

“Everything I am, you helped me to be.” —Unknown

“Grandmothers are the people who take delight in hearing babies breathing into the telephone.” —Unknown

“Grandmas are short on criticism and long on love.” —Unknown

“A grandmother is a little bit parent, a little bit teacher, and a little bit best friend.” —Unknown

“Grandmothers always have time to talk and make you feel special. ” —Catherine Pulsifer

“Grandmas hold our tiny hands for just a little while…but our hearts forever. ” —Unknown

“If nothing is going well, call your grandmother.” —Italian Proverb

“My grandmother is my angel on earth. ” —Catherine Pulsifer

“Grandma always made you feel she had been waiting to see just you all day and now the day was complete.” —Marcy Demaree

“I know what it is like to be brought up with unconditional love. In my life that came from my grandmother.” —Andre Leon Talley

“There’s no place like home except Grandma’s.” —Unknown

“Only an aunt can give hugs like a mother, can keep secrets like a sister and share love like a friend.” —Unknown

“An aunt is someone special to remember with warmth, think of with pride, and cherish with love.” —Unknown

“Aunt: A cherished friend and personal cheerleader who will always see you through rose-colored glasses.” —Unknown

“Aunt; like a mom only cooler.” —Unknown

“The best aunts aren’t substituted parents, they’re co-conspirators. ” —Daryl Gregory

“Aunt ― a double blessing. You love like a parent and act like a friend.” —Unknown

“A mother is not a person to lean on, but a person to make leaning unnecessary.” —Dorothy Canfield Fisher

“Nothing is really lost until your mom can’t find it.” —Unknown

“Mom: a title just above queen.” —Unknown

“I have so much of you in my heart.” —John Keats

“An older sister is a friend and defender — a listener, conspirator, a counselor and a sharer of delights. And sorrows too.” —Pam Brown

“The best thing about having a sister was that I always had a friend.” —Cali Rae Turner

“Time passes quickly but one thing always lasts – the love and support found in you. ” —Catherine Pulsifer

“Your sisters are the only people in the world who know what it’s like to have been brought up the way you were.” —Betsy Cohen

“To have a loving relationship with a sister is not simply to have a buddy or a confident – it is to have a soulmate for life.” —Victoria Secunda

“You are far more precious than jewels.” —Proverbs

“You are a gift from God a friend that I can count on and a wonderful model of a mother.” —Unknown

“There will be so many times you feel like you failed. But in the eyes, heart, and mind of your child you are super mom.” —Stephanie Precourt

“The love and compassion you’ve always carried in your heart makes you a wonderful mother and a beloved friend.” —Unknown

“It’s not what we have in life, but who we have in our life that matters.” —Unknown

“Everything I’ve learned that’s worth knowing, I learned from my mother.” – Kelly Roper

“Moms are the most beautiful beings in the world.”

“No one has loved you like your mom and no one ever will. Her love is the purest of all.”

“The highest compliment I could receive is that I’ve turned into my mother. I can only hope!”

“When I became a mother, it was then I knew what was in my mom’s heart.”

“Nobody loves you like your mom. She’s your best friend, your most honest critic, and your
biggest fan all rolled into one.” – Kelly Roper

“A mother’s love does not set with the sun. It blankets you all through the night.”

“My mother taught me more through her loving patience than I ever learned in school.”

“Looking into my mother’s eyes is like looking into the depths of the universe. May her strength, her love, her devotion, her fears, and her spirit be reflected in mine.”

“No matter how old I get or how many children I have, I will always be my mother’s child.” – Kelly Roper

“It was your mom’s turn to carry you when you were young. It’s your turn to carry her when she grows old.” – Kelly Roper

“No matter where I go, my mother’s voice always brings me home.”

“The road home is paved with a mother’s love. There is always a path back into her arms.”

“Mother, my greatest blessing is that you are mine. It is my honor to be called your daughter/son.”

“The most perfect love is that between a mother and child. It is unending.”

“Flowers in the field bow their blooms with awe in the presence of a mother. She is nature’s blessing to all.”

“The smell of my mom’s perfume; the sight of her garden’s flowers; the melody of her favorite song. All these things bring me closer to her even when we are far apart.”

“I am nothing without my mother. She is the reason for everything I am and all that I will be.”

“My fondest memory of childhood? My mother.”

“A mother’s tears can bring the world to its knees and her joy can cause celebration across the globe.”

“Great moms like you inspire their children to do, see, and be more.”

“Mom, you are my best friend and my mentor. I’m so proud to call you my mom!”

“No one works harder than a mother. No one loves harder than a mother. No one can replace my mother!”

“From the moment I was born, you showed me the way through this wonderful world. You taught me to see beauty in everything. I see the beauty in you, Mom.”

“Every day is special when I get to spend it with my mom.”

“A mother can hug you just with her smile.” – Kelly Roper

“Wishes are granted in a mother’s heart.”

“So glad you’re my mom!”

“The sound of my mom’s voice is the harmony to my melody.”

“Moms are the biggest blooms in the bouquet of life.”

“Loving my mother is my highest calling.”

“Moms are the most underappreciated overachievers.”

“No one is kinder or more caring than my mom.”

“A mother who values her children have children who value her.”