Mother's Day Quotes

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A good mother is worth hundreds of schoolmasters.- George Herbert
A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.- Victor Hugo
Children are the anchors of a mother's life.- Sophocles
Mother — that was the bank where we deposited all our hurts and worries.- T. DeWitt Talmage
My mother had a slender, small body, but a large heart - a heart so large that everybody's grief and everybody's joy found welcome in it, and hospitable accommodation.- Mark Twain
God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers.- Rudyard Kipling
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.-  Theodore Hesburgh
Being a full-time mother is one of the highest salaried jobs... since the payment is pure love.- Mildred B. Vermont
Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face.- George Eliot
Mother love is the fuel that enables a normal human being to do the impossible.- Marion C. Garretty
Mothers hold their children's hands for a short while, but their hearts forever.- Unknown
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.- William Makepeace Thackeray
The moment a child is born, the mother is also born. She never existed before. The woman existed, but the mother, never. A mother is something absolutely new.- Rajneesh
A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take.- Cardinal Mermillod
With what price we pay for the glory of motherhood.- Isadora Duncan
A mother is not a person to lean on, but a person to make leaning unnecessary.- Dorothy Canfield Fisher
We are born of love; Love is our mother.- Rumi
At work, you think of the children you have left at home.  At home, you think of the work you've left unfinished. Such a struggle is unleashed within yourself. Your heart is rent.- Golda Meir
Men are what their mothers made them.- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own.- Aristotle
This universe can very well be expressed in words and syllables which are not those of one's mother tongue.- Tahar Ben Jelloun
The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness.- Honore de Balzac
By and large, mothers and housewives are the only workers who do not have regular time off. They are the great vacationless class.- Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Insanity is hereditary; you get it from your children.- Sam Levenson
Making a decision to have a child--it's momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside your body.- Elizabeth Stone
If the whole world were put into one scale, and my mother in the other, the whole world would kick the beam.- Henry Bickersteth
My mother is such an incredibly strong woman. She raised a family of five boys extremely well. She made us all strong, loving, caring people. We all support each other. I'm really thankful to her.- Henry Cavill
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
I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity.- Eleanor Roosevelt
Biological possibility and desire are not the same as biological need. Women have childbearing equipment. For them to choose not to use the equipment is no more blocking what is instinctive than it is for a man who, muscles or no, chooses not to be a weightlifter.- Betty Rollin
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.- Theodore Hesburgh
Whatever else is unsure in this stinking dunghill of a world a mother's love is not.- James Joyce
Woman in the home has not yet lost her dignity, in spite of Mother's Day, with its offensive implication that our love needs an annual nudging, like our enthusiasm for the battle of Bunker Hill.- John Erskine
No man succeeds without a good woman behind him. Wife or mother, if it is both, he is twice blessed indeed.- Godfrey Winn
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.- Stevie Wonder
It may be possible to gild pure gold, but who can make his mother more beautiful?- Mahatma Gandhi
Motherhood is priced; Of God, at price no man may dare/To lessen or misunderstand.- Helen Hunt Jackson
The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You do not blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the president. You realize that you control your own destiny.- Albert Ellis
Being a full-time mother is one of the highest salaried jobs... since the payment is pure love.- Mildred B. Vermont 

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