Last Updated: 12th May, 2019

Mother's Day Quotes

Mother's Day Sayings Ecards

A mother understand what a child does not say.
-Jenish Proverb

"Motherhood is the exquisite inconvenience of being another person’s everything."

We never know the love of the parent until we become parents ourselves.
Henry Ward Beecher


Mothers are like buttons. They hold everything together.
~ Author Unknown

Every child knows the value of a mother, if he/she does not know it then he/she is not a child at all
Tutu proverb

Thank you for being my heart's first home. I love you, mom

Being a mom means you need: Eyes like a hawk to be fast like a cheetah. Have ears and nose like a dog. Most of all be protective like a bear.

A mother understands what a child does not say.
~Author Unknown

Moms are like buttons-they hold everything together.

I gave birth to you,
I loved you first,
I love you still,
I always have and always will.
Your Momma

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The loveliest masterpiece of the heart of God is the heart of a mother.
-St. Therese

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"
by Oliver Wendell Holmes

And remember that behind every successful woman is a basket of dirty laundry.

Behind every good kid is a great mom.

Life doesn't come with a manual it comes with a mother.

OMG my mother we right about everything.

A mother is always the beginning. She is how things begin.

"The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness"
by Horore de Balzac.

Mothers and Daughters
are closest when daughters become mothers.

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No influence is so powerful as that of the mother.
-Sarah Josepha Hale

If I have done anything in life worth attention, I feel sure that I inherited the disposition from my mother.
Booker T. Washington


A Mother not only serves for you food but also makes it sure to serve it at the right time and in right quantity no matter how much work she has piled up for herself.

A Mother's life revolves all around her children!! Everything she does is for her children to learn and het all success they want.

Mum: A title just above Queen.

A Mother
When you are a child she walks before you..
To set an example.
When you're a teenager
she walks behind you..
To be there should you need her.
When you're an adult
she walks beside you..
So that as two friends
you can enjoy life together.


A worried mother does better research than the FBI.

You are chosen by God to be your children's mother.
He doesn't make mistakes.

If you can't make sacrifices for your kids
you don't deserve them.
A true parent would give their life and their very last breath!

Children are the anchors of a mother's life.

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A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take.
Cardinal Mermillod

May each of us remember this truth;
'one cannot forget Mother
and remember God.
One cannot remember Mother and forget God.'
Because these two
Sacred Persons,
God and Mother ,
Partners in creation,
in sacrifice, in service,
are as One.

[A] Mother is one to whom you hurry when
you are troubled.
Emily Dickinson

Who ran to help me when I fell and
would some pretty story te'll or kiss
the place to make it well? My Mother
Ann Taylor

Good Moms have sticky floors
dirty ovens
piles of laundry
and Happy Kids.

Mothers are endowed with
a love that is unlike any other love on the face of the earth.

Marjorie Pay Hinckley

I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life.
~Abraham Lincoln

My mother had a slender, small body, but a large heart—a heart so large that everybody's joys found welcome in it, and hospitable accommodation.
Mark Twain

A mother's love for her child is like nothing else in the world.
It knows no law, no pity.
It dares all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path.
Agatha Christie

All women become like their mothers.
That is their tragedy.
No man does.
That's his.
Oscar Wilde

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Life doesn't come with a manual it comes with a mother.

There's a reason some people
think they can do anything...
They listened to their mothers.

My mother, my friend so dear
throughout my life you're always near,
A tender smile to guide my way
You're the sunshine to light my day .
Author Unknown

A mom will sit in the rain
to watch her child sit on the bench.
What I am,
You helped me to be.

Mother love is the fuel that enables a normal human being to do the impossible
Marion C. Garretty

Mothers are like buttons
They hold everything together.

The best thing that a Father
can give to his Daughter is his time.

Only mothers can think of the future - because they give birth to it in their children.
Maxim Gorky

The love of a mother is the veil of a softer light between the heart and the heavenly Father.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.
Robert Browning

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A mother is one to whom you hurry when you are troubled.
-Emily Dickinson

Hundreds of dewdrops to greet the dawn, Hundreds of bees in the purple clover, Hundreds of butterflies on the lawn, But only one mother the wide world over.
~George Cooper

Being a mom means putting a way your childish way to make room for your child's way

The Miracle of Life nurtured by a woman who gave us love and sacrifice....MOTHER
– Joel Barquez

"All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother."
Abraham Lincoln

All mothers are working mothers.
Author Unknown

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Motherhood is near to divinity.
It is the highest, holiest service to be assumed by mankind.
-Howard Hunter

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

Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face.
- George Eliot

A mother's happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories.
- Honore de Balzac

I got to grow up with a mother who taught me to believe in me.
- Antonio Villaraigosa

If I had a flower for each time I thought of My Mother, I could walk in my garden forever.
- Unknown

Before I got married I had six theories about bringing up children; now I have six children, and no theories.
~John Wilmot

Mother, the ribbons of your love are woven around my heart.
~Author Unknown

Mother's Day Quotes

A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take.
Cardinal Mermillod

A mom's hug lasts long after she lets go.
~Author Unknown

A mother's heart is a patchwork of love.
~Author Unknown

Mom, when thoughts of you are in our hearts, we are never far from home.
~Author Unknown

Children are a great comfort in your old age - and they help you reach it faster, too.
~Lionel Kauffman

Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
~William Makepeace Thackeray

This heart, my own dear mother, bends,
With love's true instinct, back to thee!
~Thomas Moore

Love is blind because "My mother started loving me before seeing my face"
- Unknown

My mom held me in her stomach for 9 months, she watched her feet swell, she struggled to climb stairs, she got breathless quick, she suffered many sleepless nights. She loved me despite what I've done to her, she became my nurse, my chef, my teacher and my friend. She struggled for me. While most of us take our mom for granted, there are people who have never seen theirs,
- Unknown

Any woman can be a mother but it takes someone special to be called "Mom".
- Unknown

Greetings and Sayings for Mother's Day

Mother's love is peace
It need not be acquired
It need not be deserved.
-Erich Fromm

I never knew how much love my heart could hold until someone called me "mommy"
- Unknown

"A mother is the one who is still there when everyone else has deserted you"
by unknown author.

Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts.
~Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

Let us be grateful to people who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.
~Marcel Proust

If I had a single flower for every time I think about you, I could walk forever in my garden.
~Attributed to Claudia Ghandi

A Freudian slip is when you say one thing but mean your mother.
~Author Unknown

Sweater, n.: garment worn by child when its mother is feeling chilly.
~Ambrose Bierce

Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own.

A man's work is from sun to sun, but a mother's work is never done.
~Author Unknown

Making the decision to have a child is momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside your body.
~Elizabeth Stone

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I gave birth to you,
I loved you first,
I love you still, I always have and always will.
-Your Momma

There is only one pretty child in the world, and every mother has it.
~Chinese Proverb

Mother's Day is in honor of the best Mother who ever lived - the Mother of your heart"
by Anna Jarvis.

As is the mother, so is her daughter.

Most mothers are instinctive philosophers.
Harriet Beecher Stowe

The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom.
Henry Ward Beecher, US Congressional clergyman

That best academy, a mother's knee.
James Russell Lowell, poet, critic and diplomat

Whatever else is unsure in this stinking dunghill of a world a mother's love is not.
James Joyce

The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
Author Unknown

Sweet Mother's Day Quotes Greeting

You are chosen by God to be your children's mother.
He doesn't make mistakes.

Nobody knows of the work it makes
To keep the home together.
Nobody knows of the steps it takes,
Nobody knows-but Mother.

If the whole world were put into one scale, and my mother in the other, the whole world would kick the beam.
Henry Bickersteth

"Sometimes the poorest woman leaves her children the richest inheritance"
by Ruth E. Renkel.

Your arms were always open when I needed a hug.
Your heart understood when I needed a friend.
Your gentle eyes were stern when I needed a lesson.
Your strength and love has guided me and gave me wings to fly.- Sarah Malin

Mothers hold their children's hands for a short while, but their hearts forever.
- Unknown

A young boy said to his mother, 'How old were you when I was born?'
His mother replied, '23.' 'Wow, that's a lot of time we missed spending together.'
- Unknown

"If evolution really works,
how come Mothers only have two hands?"
-Milton Berle

Thank you Mom Quotes Card

Your arms were always open when I needed a hug.
Your heart understood when I needed a friend.
Your gentle eyes were stern when I needed a lesson.
Your strength and love has guided me.

-Sarah Malin
Thank You Mom

It is never easy being a mother.
If it were easy, fathers would do it."

"I'd like to be the ideal mother,
but I'm too busy raising my kids."

"Children are natural mimics who act like their parents
despite every effort to teach them good manners."

"Working mothers are guinea pigs in a scientific experiment
to show that sleep is not necessary to human life."

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"A mother is not a person to lean on but a person to make leaning unnecessary."
-Dorothy C. Fisher

"My mother told me a million times not to exaggerate."

"Mothers of teens know why some animals eat their young."

"Mirror, mirror, on the wall, I am my mother after all!"

For the hand that rocks the cradle, is the hand that rules the world.
(William Ross Wallace)

There is no velvet so soft as a mother's lap, no rose as lovely as her smile, no path so flowery as that imprinted with her footsteps.
(Archibald Thompson)

"Men are what their mothers made them"
by Ralph Waldo Emerson.

Before a day was over,
Home comes the rover,
For mother's kiss - sweeter this
Than any other thing!
~William Allingham

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Being a mother is hard and it wasn't a subject I ever studied.
Ruby Wax

"One good mother is worth a hundred schoolmasters"
by George Herbert.

Life is tough my darling, but so are you.

Mother + Daughter = Forever Love

All that I am and all that I hope to be, I owe to my mother.

The love between a mother and daughter knows no distance.

Mother and daughter never truly part, maybe in distance but never in heart.

Happiness is seeing your mother smile.

Mom, because of you, I am what I am today. Thank you.

Wishing you all the love and happiness you so richly deserve...Happy Mother's Day!

Wishing you a fabulous Mother's day! You're the best mom I could have asked for.

Irish Proverb Mother's Day Quotes

A man loves his sweetheart the most
His wife the best
But his mother the longest.
-Irish Proverb

Wishing you a very special mothers day. Thank you for always being there for me!

No language can express the power, and beauty, and heroism, and majesty of a mother's love. It shrinks not where man cowers, and grows stronger where man faints, and over wastes of worldly fortunes sends the radiance of its quenchless fidelity like a star.
-Edwin Hubbell Chapin

With what price we pay for the glory of motherhood.
-Isadora Duncan

I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life.
~Abraham Lincoln

An ounce of mother is worth a pound of clergy.
-Spanish Proverb

A mother is the truest friend we have, when trials heavy and sudden, fall upon us; when adversity takes the place of prosperity; when friends who rejoice with us in our sunshine desert us; when trouble thickens around us, still will she cling to us, and endeavor by her kind precepts and counsels to dissipate the clouds of darkness, and cause peace to return to our hearts.
Washington Irving

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Motherhood is the greatest thing and the hardest thing.
Ricki Lake

Mother - that was the bank where we deposited all our hurts and worries.
T. DeWitt Talmage

A mother is a mother still,
The holiest thing alive.
~Samuel Taylor Coleridge

"God could not be everywhere and therefore he made mothers"
Jewish proverb.

A man loves his sweetheart the most, his wife the best, but his mother the longest.
~Irish Proverb

Are we not like two volumes of one book?
~Marceline Desbordes-Valmore