Selected Quotes about Mother

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

The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom. -- Henry Ward Beecher

Motherhood: All love begins and ends there. -- Robert Browning

Women known The way to rear up children (to be just) They know a simple, merry, tender knack Of tying sashes, fitting baby-shoes And stringing pretty words that make no sense. And kissing full sense into empty words. -- Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face. -- George Eliot (­Marion Evans Cross)

It is true that you may occasionally overhear a mother say "Children must have their naps, It's mother who knows best." When what she really means by that Is that she needs a rest. -- Donna Evleth

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

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

RICHER THAN GOLDYou may have tangible wealth untold;Caskets of jewels and coffers of gold.Richer than I you can never be --I had a mother who read to me. -- Strickland Gillilan

The commonest fallacy among women is that simply having children makes them a mother - which is as absurd as believing that having a piano makes one a musician. -- Sydney J. Harris

Youth fades; love droops, the leaves of friendship fall; A mother's secret hope outlives them all. -- Oliver Wendell Holmes

And yet of all the home remedies, A good wife and mother is still the best. -- Kin Hubbard

A mother is a person who seeing there are only four pieces of pie for five people, promptly announces she never did care for pie. -- Tenneva Jordan

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

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

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

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

GOD made a wonderful mother, A mother who never grows old; He made her smile of the sunshine, And He molded her heart of pure gold; In her eyes He placed bright shining stars, In her cheeks, fair roses you see; God made a wonderful mother, And He gave that dear mother to me. -- Pat O'Reilly

Heaven is at the feet of Mothers. -- Arabic Proverb

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

And so our mothers and grandmothers have, more often than not anonymously, handed on the creative spark, the seed of the flower they themselves never hoped to see: or like a sealed letter they could not plainly read. -- Alice Walker

They say that man is mighty, He governs land and sea; He wields a mighty scepter O’er lesser powers that be; And the hand that rocks the cradle Is the hand that rules the world. -- William Ross Wallace

My Mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my Mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her. -- George Washington

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

Of all the rights of women, the greatest is to be a mother. -- Lin Yutang

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