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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.'

Gwen Stefani

I was thinking that when I have children, that I should always dress as a character for them, so they think their mom is Alice in Wonderland or Cinderella.

Gloria Steinem

Childbirth is more admirable than conquest, more amazing than self-defense, and as courageous as either one.

Brian Tracy

If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.

Victor Hugo

A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.

Annie Leibovitz

The pictures of my family were designed to be on a family wall, they were supposed to be together. It was supposed to copy my mother's wall in her house.

Sophia Bush

Fashion is in my blood. Growing up, I was always clacking around the house in my mother's shoes.

George Foreman

My mother was watching on television and she doesn't want me to hurt anyone.

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.

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

I'll be a wife and mother first, then First Lady.

Courtney Love

I like all the angels around because they protect me and my daughter. I mean, her Dad's an angel.

Erma Bombeck

Being a child at home alone in the summer is a high-risk occupation. If you call your mother at work thirteen times an hour, she can hurt you.

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.

Louisa May Alcott

Happy is the son whose faith in his mother remains unchallenged.

Alice Walker

Yes, Mother. I can see you are flawed. You have not hidden it. That is your greatest gift to me.

Camille Paglia

Every man must define his identity against his mother. If he does not, he just falls back into her and is swallowed up.

Bill Watterson

Mothers are the necessity of invention.

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

An Editor becomes kind of your mother. You expect love and encouragement from an Editor.

Pamela Anderson

I'm a mother with two small children, so I don't take as much crap as I used to.

Gloria Steinem

Most American children suffer too much mother and too little father.

Washington Irving

A father may turn his back on his child, brothers and sisters may become inveterate enemies, husbands may desert their wives, wives their husbands. But a mother's love endures through all.

Kevin Smith

A whole lot of innocuous material. This is the ideal DVD for the shut-in, and the socially maladjusted. If your mother is your best friend, this is the DVD for you.

Linda Evans

I played with dolls until I was 15. My mother encouraged it because my older sister got married when she was 15, so Mom thought that the longer I stayed with dolls, the better.

Honoré de Balzac

A mother's life, you see, is one long succession of dramas, now soft and tender, now terrible. Not an hour but has its joys and fears.

Quentin Crisp

My mother protected me from the world and my father threatened me with it.

Jules Renard

Never does one feel oneself so utterly helpless as in trying to speak comfort for great bereavement. I will not try it. Time is the only comforter for the loss of a mother.

Halle Berry

When I was a kid, my mother told me that if you could not be a good loser, then there's no way you could be a good winner.

Sophia Bush

I've always been the long-term relationship, go-home-and-meet-mom girl.

Sarah Paulson

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

Garrison Keillor

I'm not busy... a woman with three children under the age of 10 wouldn't think my schedule looked so busy.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

The real religion of the world comes from women much more than from men - from mothers most of all, who carry the key of our souls in their bosoms.

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?

Charles Bukowski

Well, people got attatched. Once you cut the umbilical cord they attatched to the other things. Sight, sound, sex, money, mirages, mothers, masturbation, murder, and Monday morning hangovers.

Benjamin Disraeli

Silence is the mother of truth.

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.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

A man who says that no patriot should attack the war until it is over... is saying no good son should warn his mother of a cliff until she has fallen.

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.

Leonardo DiCaprio

My mother is a walking miracle.

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.

Mother Teresa

The greatest destroyer of peace is abortion because if a mother can kill her own child, what is left for me to kill you and you to kill me? There is nothing between.

Miguel de Cervantes

No fathers or mothers think their own children ugly.

Edgar Watson Howe

If there were no schools to take the children away from home part of the time, the insane asylums would be filled with mothers.

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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Laurence Sterne

I wish either my father or my mother, or indeed both of them, as they were in duty both equally bound to it, had minded what they were about when they begot me.

Rita Rudner

“I never know what to get my father for his birthday. I gave him a hundred dollars and said, 'Buy yourself something that will make your life easier.' So he went out and bought a present for my mother.

Kamala Harris

My mother was and will always remain my greatest hero.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Enthusiasm is the mother of effort, and without it nothing great was ever achieved.

Hank Williams

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

Groucho Marx

My mother loved children -- she would have given anything if I had been one.

Judy Garland

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

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.

Melania Trump

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There was never a child so lovely but his mother was glad to get him to sleep.

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.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

I wasn't born to a wealthy or powerful family - mother from Puerto Rico, dad from the South Bronx.

William Shakespeare

A grandma's name is little less in love than is the doting title of a mother.

Khalil Gibran

Knowledge of the self is the mother of all knowledge. So it is incumbent on me to know my self, to know it completely, to know its minutiae, its characteristics, its subtleties, and its very atoms.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

My mother cleaned homes and drove school buses, and when my family was on the brink of foreclosure... I started bartending and waitressing.

Kamala Harris

My mother came from India to go to the University of California, Berkeley.

Jill Biden

I don't think any mother who has lost a child is ever the same.

Diana Rigg

If it were said that I didn't fulfil my potential as a mother and wife, I'd be heartbroken. But if it were said that I hadn't fulfilled my potential as an actress, I would understand the reasons why.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

My mother was a powerful influence. She made me toe the line. If I didn't have a perfect report card, she showed her disappointment.

Ronald Reagan

No mother would ever willingly sacrifice her sons for territorial gain, for economic advantage, for ideology.

Grandmother - a wonderful mother with lots of practice.