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Mother Quotes

It is Mother’s Day and only then you think you should make your mother feel special. Why not think of her all days of the year? A mother is someone who has given her whole life to taking care of her children. A mother is one who looks beyond colour, race, body, culture and religion when it comes her little one. It is said the one the most precious feelings in the world is being a mother. That probably explains why a whopping 82% of women are mothers in the United States, despite the high divorce and low marriage rates! Read some loving quotations and sayings about moms.

Kamala Harris

My mother had a saying: 'Kamala, you may be the first to do many things, but make sure you're not the last.'

Henry Cavill

My mother works in a bank, and my dad is the head of my management team and also works in finance.

Adam Sandler

I sang a song at my sister's wedding. My mother forced me into that, too. But that one felt all right.

Kimberly Guilfoyle

My most defining moment was the death of my mother.

Catherine Oxenberg

My mother used 'Cinderella' as the antidote of what was in store for me.

Agatha Christie

I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention, in my opinion, arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness - to save oneself trouble.

Uma Thurman

I love and adore being a mother. It's the greatest gift I've ever been given.

Rachael Leigh Cook

But my mother and father were married when my mom was 20 and my dad was 24.

Kangana Ranaut

My father is a businessman, and my mother is a schoolteacher.

George H. W. Bush

I do not like broccoli. And I haven't liked it since I was a little kid and my mother made me eat it. And I'm President of the United States and I'm not going to eat any more broccoli.

Vin Diesel

My mother is the most supportive mother in the world, she's magical.

Prince Harry

I hope that a lot of my mother's talents are shown in a lot of the work that I do.

Prince Andrew

Sarah will talk to me about someone and I don't know who she's talking about, but if she talks to my mother, the two of them will know exactly - and across several generations, too.

Isla Fisher

Being a mother is by far my greatest accomplishment.

Rhea Chakraborty

I am a Bengali. My mother is from Mangalore so it's a mix of both cultures at home.

Jason Bateman

I never looked at fan mail, for some reason. My mother and grandmother handled my mail - although it's not like I was ever in the stratosphere of Kirk Cameron or Scott Baio.

Catherine Oxenberg

Mother was engaged briefly to Richard Burton years ago and did a tiny part with him in the film 'Jackpot.'

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

It is France. I know the league well. It is my mother tongue. Inevitably, there is an attraction for me. A return? It might not be my first choice, but of course, it is not impossible.

Kevin Hart

I am who I am today because of my mother.

Michael Sheen

My dad is a Jack Nicholson lookalike and a frustrated performer, my mother's into reading and poetry. I suppose the thing I owe them most is my confidence.

Prince Andrew

She is incredibly fit, but we remind staff that she's not just the monarch, but our mother.

Kate Walsh

My mother is Italian and my dad's Irish. In my family, we're expressive. Nobody holds back.

Thomas Hobbes

Leisure is the Mother of Philosophy.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

My mother told me to be a lady. And for her, that meant be your own person, be independent.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic

My father is from Bosnia, and my mother is from Croatia, but I was born in Sweden.

Maya Rudolph

I was a loud child, and if my mother sang to me, I would be quiet.

Henry Thomas

My dad's family comes from the North, and my mother's family comes from somewhere around Carmarthenshire.

Tyler Perry

'Madea' is a Southern term. It's short for 'mother dear.' So there are a lot of Madeas out there.

Tracee Ellis Ross

I'm extremely blessed to have the extraordinary mother that I have, and I don't mean Diana Ross, I mean the mother. My mom paved a road that didn't exist, as did Oprah.

Gary Oldman

A lazy man works twice as hard. My mother told that to me, and now I say it to my kids. If you're writing an essay, keep it in the lines and in the margins so you don't have to do it over.

Rafael Nadal

I have the same bedroom I've always had. It's clean and tidy when I get home, and after two or three days it gets messy and my mother nags me.

Jason Momoa

I grew up with a single mother, and I wasn't out shooting too many guns.

Princess Anne

She's my mother and the Queen.

Bette Midler

A lot of people have no access to beauty. When I was growing up, my mother had only a few pretty things to look at.

Jessica Alba

Just being a mother is making me a big, weepy mess.

Maya Rudolph

To grow up with the loss of your mother is a scar that never goes away.

Ralph Fiennes

When she was younger, my mother was quite committed to Roman Catholicism. But she got disillusioned with it and moved closer to something like Buddhist beliefs near the end of her life.

Judy Davis

Lorna was quite young when her mother died, and I think she's blocked out some of the memories. I talked to her a little bit about that, but I wasn't prepared to go around and poke and hurt her.

Martin Scorsese

If your mother cooks Italian food, why should you go to a restaurant?

Food Restaurants

I really liked to perform. My mother always tells this story: I was five. They had a party, and they'd put me to bed. I heard everyone on the rooftop, and I went upstairs. No one paid any attention to me, so I took a hose and sprayed everyone. Very elegant, right? 'It's me! Look at me!' I loved the attention.

Sarah Paulson

My mother had a cotillion, but she wanted to be bohemian.

Meryl Streep

The interesting thing about being a mother is that everyone wants pets, but no one but me cleans the kitty litter.

Prince Harry

Conversations with my mother, father, my grandparents, as I've grown up have obviously driven me towards wanting to try and make a difference as much as possible.

Ah! on Thanksgiving day.... When the care-wearied man seeks his mother once more, And the worn matron smiles where the girl smiled before. What moistens the lips and what brightens the eye? What calls back the past, like the rich pumpkin pie?

Johnny Cash

I knew I wanted to sing when I was a very small boy. When I was probably 4 years old. My mother played a guitar and I would sit with her and she would sing and I learned to sing along with her.

Chris Rock

I'm never proper or careful, but I never curse in front of my mother, either.

Kamala Harris

My mother cooked like a scientist. She had a giant Chinese-style cleaver that she chopped with, and a cupboard full of spices.

Blake Lively

Scents evoke very, very powerful memories, whether it's the scent of someone that you know and someone that you love, or if it's a meal that your mother made.

Liv Tyler

I am scared of becoming a mother.

Prince Harry

All I want to do is make my mother incredibly proud. That's all I've ever wanted to do.

Marie Antoinette

No one understands my ills, nor the terror that fills my breast, who does not know the heart of a mother.

Amber Heard

I think my mother realized she had a somewhat unusual daughter pretty early on.

Tonya Harding

My biological mother made my clothes or bought my clothes from Salvation Army or Goodwill.

Walter Winchell

The only ones who like Milton Berle are his mother - and the public.

Eudora Welty

When I was a child and the snow fell, my mother always rushed to the kitchen and made snow ice cream and divinity fudge-egg whites, sugar and pecans, mostly. It was a lark then and I always associate divinity fudge with snowstorms.

Courteney Cox

Always a godmother, never a mother. That sucks. I've got to get me one of those little accessories.

Kamala Harris

I have loved to cook since I was a child in my mother's kitchen. If I don't have time to cook, I'll just read a cookbook.

Liza Minnelli

I don't sing as well as my mother. I'm a good actress. I'm not that good a singer.

Bill Skarsgard

I have three older brothers, and each one of them has chosen one of my parents' education. Two of them are actors, and the third is a doctor as my mother is.

Jack Whitehall

My mother giving birth to me was just like Lady Sybil giving birth, except that there wasn't such a tragic ending.

Gwyneth Paltrow

My playground was the theatre. I'd sit and watch my mother pretend for a living. As a young girl, that's pretty seductive.

Girl Living
Eva Green

My mother did movies from the New Wave, but I was quite shocked I didn't know much about that period. Bernado showed us film of the demonstrations of the time.

John F. Kennedy Jr.

My mother obviously was in the publishing business.

Sarah Paulson

All of my friends went to college, and I got a job at Circle Pizza, where I worked for 24 hours. I had to call my mother four times to ask her how to spell Parmesan. I'm not kidding. I was a terrible speller.

Jobs Pizza
Susan Wojcicki

Paid leave is a not just a mother and child issue, it's a societal issue we have.

Marie Antoinette

My mother sees things but from the distance; she does not weigh them in regard to my position, and she judges me too harshly. But she is my mother, who loves me dearly; and when she speaks, I can only bow my head.

Jason Bateman

My mother is British; she's from Shrewsbury. She turned me onto 'Monty Python' very early.

Elizabeth Taylor

I've been through it all, baby, I'm mother courage.

Kiara Advani

If my mother was taking pictures, I never wanted her to take the camera off me, ever. When I look at my videos from when I was even just two, I would be playing ballerina.

Milla Jovovich

From childhood my mother had me examining Robert Mapplethorpe's style and Egon Schiele's framing - that's what modelling is about.

Michael Jackson

My mother's wonderful. To me she's perfection.

Jane Fonda

A mother who is obsessing about being thin and dieting and exercising is not going to be a very good mother.

Anne Heche

I told my mother at about the seventh year of therapy that I had been abused sexually by my father, and she hung up the phone on me.

Carla Gugino

My father and my mother separated when I was two.

Matt Damon

My mother is a professor of early childhood education. When I was two she would say she knew I was going to be an actor.

Prince William

It's my mother's engagement ring so I thought it was quite nice because obviously she's not going to be around to share any of the fun and excitement of it all - this was my way of keeping her close to it all.

Alicia Vikander

My Mother is an actress, so it's always been a part of my life.

Kamala Harris

My mother was and will always remain my greatest hero.

O. J. Simpson

I could not tell you the date of my mother's death. I could not tell you the date of my dad's death. These are not dates that I find significant.

Mike Tyson

I'm not Mother Teresa, but I'm not Charles Manson, either.

Tia Mowry

On Mother's Day, I like to feel pampered. I like to feel celebrated. I like to feel honored. I like to feel glamorous.

Giancarlo Esposito

I came from a divorced mother and father, obviously mixed race.

Gary Oldman

I was brought up by my mother and my two sisters, although they're older than me and fled the nest very young, so I was technically raised as an only child, but I was very much loved.

Hank Williams

My mother played the organ in church at Georgiana, and I sat on the seat beside her.


My mother made me truly appreciate women.

Curtis Jackson

I started hustling at 12, my mother hustled ahead of me. I was only allowed to because they knew me.

Prince Harry

I know I've got a lot of my mother in me.

Mahesh Babu

We were five kids at home, and my mother and grandmother ensured that we all had a very grounded upbringing in Madras. Even in school, I never used to tell anyone that my dad was an actor.

John F. Kennedy Jr.

My mother kept every single thing that she ever got in her life.

Rhea Chakraborty

When it comes to opportunities, your father or mother can only set up a meeting for you. However, your opportunities will only materialise if the star kid is talented or suits the role.

Sharon Stone

I'm relentless. My mother says I could sell ice to the Eskimos.

Dick Cheney

The Iraqi forces are conducting the Mother of all Retreats.

Madonna Ciccone

I think the biggest reason I was able to express myself and not be intimidated was by not having a mother. For example, mothers teach you manners. And I absolutely did not learn any of those rules and regulations.

David Blaine

Basically, I was a kid growing up with a single mother in Brooklyn.

Jennifer Love Hewitt

Obviously, I got very lucky that even though I lost my mother, I lost her later in life, but it's still had a profound effect on me.

Life Luck

I started drawing when I was about 2, mostly pictures of my mother and my sister. When I got into school, instead of taking the notes that I should have been taking, I was drawing in all of my notebooks. It was an artwork thing for me at first.

A. R. Rahman

While my mother wanted me to be a musician, I wanted to become an electronic engineer.

Whitney Houston

My mother was the first singer I had contact with. She sang constantly to us around the house, in church.

Tyler Perry

Madea is a cross between my mother and my aunt. She's the type of grandmother that was on every corner when I was growing up.

Phil Jackson

My mother's families were Mennonites or Anabaptists that came to Minnesota from Russia. They were actually moving around Europe doing diking and lowland reclamation work, and they moved into Minnesota.