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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.

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.

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.'

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.


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.

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.

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.

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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.

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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Judy Garland

My mother had a marvelous talent for mishandling money - mine.

John David Washington

My mother is very positive and encouraging and nurturing, as a mother should be. She's my auditioning partner. She says when it's not good enough; she says when I'm ready.

Jill Biden

Marrying Joe wasn't just about him. It was about Hunter and Beau as well. They had endured the loss of one mother already, and I couldn't risk having them lose another.

Mariah Carey

My mother is Irish, my father is black and Venezuelan, and me - I'm tan, I guess.

Justin Hartley

My mother always told me, 'Don't make women cry.'

Jason Bateman

My family is pretty funny. My mother is British, so she's got a very dry sense of humor. That's where I got that from.

Demi Moore

I had worked my whole life. Until I became a mother, that's the only way I measured my value.

Magic Johnson

My dad was my hero. And I got my personality from my mother.

Melania Trump

I always loved fashion. My mother was a fashion designer, so it was always in my blood.

Jeff Bridges

My main teachers were my father and my mother and my brother.

Nicki Minaj

My goal in the beginning was to buy my mother a house. Now I realize, okay, if I really focus and become a key player in business, then I can build an empire.

Alicia Keys

I have my mother who is an Irish-Italian, and my father who is African, so I have the taste buds of an Italian and the spice of an African.

Whitney Houston

When I decided to be a singer, my mother warned me I'd be alone a lot. Basically we all are.

Ivana Trump

I'm a single parent, a working mother, an executive, and an author. My greatest accomplishment will be to raise three wonderful children.


I would have gone home to my mother, but I'm not that crazy about my mother.

I enjoy racing historic motorcars from the '50s and '60s. The seed of my interest was planted when I was about 12 years old and took over my mother's Morris Minor. I drove it around my father's farm. But my favorite car is still a McLaren F1, which I have had for 10 years.

Margot Robbie

My mother's family raised grains and crops. My father's grew sugarcane and mangos. So I knew more about the basics of farming than of acting.

Whitney Houston

I think over the years, being a mother, I've matured in so many ways.

Martin Sheen

I'm one of those cliff-hanging Catholics. I don't believe in God, but I do believe that Mary was his mother.

Kirsten Dunst

My grandmother lives with my mother in a gorgeous house in the San Fernando Valley. I am afforded these luxuries, and I'm very young.

Kate Beckinsale

I grew up as an only child and my mother was also an only child, so we were both very passionate about reading. I think I passed that on to my daughter, who went plowing through 'Harry Potter' and every other book possible!

Lily Allen

In an ideal world, the 'Daily Mail' would write about what a brilliant mother I am. But it's not going to happen.

Liza Minnelli

If we had a hard time, my mother would sit me down and we would talk about it, and she kept talking and kept processing until we started to laugh about it.

Salma Hayek

Somehow I am really relaxed within the chaos of having a baby - and anyone who's a mother knows it's very hard to relax, because there is so much to do and worry about!

Bernie Sanders

When a mother goes to the store and purchases food for her child, she has the right to know what she is feeding her family.

Whitney Houston

I have a mother that's very strong and family that surround me and constantly tell me they love me.

Lily Allen

As a woman and as a mother, as a young mother, I felt guilty about being successful.

Alicia Keys

When I had nothing else, I had my mother and the piano. And you know what? They were all I needed.

Hugh Grant

My mother was a teacher.

Sarah Paulson

All my friends went to the Madonna concert when I was in, maybe, the 9th grade, and my mother refused to let me go.

Tom Cruise

I'm always around my mother and sisters. I always wanted to be a father, a husband.

Jane Fonda

My mother killed herself when I was 12. I won't complete that relationship. But I can try to understand her.

Kimberly Guilfoyle

My mother taught me early on not to be afraid to put myself out there - especially as a woman.

Meryl Streep

Leave me to the thing I love. I love acting. But being called 'the greatest living actress' - a designation not even my mother would sanction - is the opposite of good or valuable or useful. It is a curse for a working actor.

Kim Kardashian

My mother has always been the social glue holding the family together.

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