Here’s a collection of the most inspirational mother daughter quotes that describe the true essence of this one-of-a -kind relationship.
To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter.
A son is a son till he takes him a wife, a daughter is a daughter all of her life.
Angles are often disguised as daughters.
My life may not be a fairy tale, but my daughter is my princess.
Certain is it that there is no kind of affection so purely angelic as of a father to a daughter. In love to our wives there is desire; to our sons, ambition; but to our daughters there is something which there are no words to express.
Daughter am I in my mother’s house, but mistress in my own.
How the mother is to be pitied who hath handsome daughters! Locks, bolts, bars, and lectures of morality are nothing to them: they break through them all. They have as much pleasure in cheating a father and mother, as in cheating at cards.
If you would have a good wife, marry one who has been a good daughter.
Many an Irish property was increased by the lace of a daughter’s petticoat.
He that would the daughter win, must with the mother first begin.
A lively and lasting sense of filial duty is more effectually impressed on the mind of a son or daughter by reading King Lear, than by all the dry volumes of ethics, and divinity, that ever were written.
As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her own daughter, she is perfectly satisfied.
What the daughter does, the mother did.
Fame is rot; daughters are the thing.
~James Matthew Barrie
Clever father, clever daughter; clever mother, clever son.
..To a father waxing old
Nothing is dearer than a daughter: sons
Have spirits of a higher pitch, but less inclined
To sweet endearing fondness…
A busy mother makes slothful daughters.
As the lily among thorns, so is my love among the daughters.
~Solomon Ibn Gabirol