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25 Mother’s Day Quotes

25 Mother's Day Quotes

Mom’s are the best.  I know, I know I might be biased being a mom myself, but I can tell you that with me having a mom that they are the best!  They are our nurse when we are sick, they are good listeners when we need to talk, ALWAYS have your back, but best of all they are the best teachers anywhere. Some of the quotes I say to my kids are directly from hearing it from my mom.  In honor of Mother’s day here are some other mom’s with some of the best/funniest quotes mom’s around the world have said.

25 Mother’s Day Quotes

1. “Cleaning the house while the children are home is like shoveling while it’s still snowing.” — Erma Bombeck

2. “There’s no way to be a perfect mother and a million ways to be a good one.” —Jill Churchill

3. “I realized when you look at your mother, you are looking at the purest love you will ever know.” —Mitch Albom

4. “A mother’s arms are more comforting than anyone else’s.” — Diana, Princess of Wales

5. “Insanity is hereditary. You get it from your children.” — 
Sam Levenson

6. “If you’ve never been hated by your child, you’ve never been a parent.” — Bette Davis

7. “It’s not easy being a mother. If it were easy, fathers would do it.” — Dorothy, The Golden Girls

8. “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

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

10. “When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. A mother always has to

think twice, once for herself and once for her child.” -Sophia Loren

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

12. “Mother’s love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.” -Erich Fromm

13. “The best way to keep children home is to make the home atmosphere pleasant—and let the air out of the tires.” -Dorothy Parker

14. “If Mama ain’t happy, ain’t nobody happy.” -Ferrell Sims

15. “The mother-child relationship is paradoxical and, in a sense, tragic. It requires the most intense love on the mother’s side, yet this very love must help the child grow away from the mother, and to become fully independent.” -Erich Fromm

16. “Time is the only comforter for the loss of a mother.” -Jane Welsh Carlyle

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

18. “The mother’s heart is the child’s schoolroom.” -H.W. Beecher

19. “I want my children to have all the things I couldn’t afford. Then I want to move in with them.”— Phyllis Diller

20. “Any mother could perform the jobs of several air-traffic controllers with ease.”— Lisa Alther

21. “Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.” —Robert Browning

22. “Mothers and their children are in a category all their own. There’s no bond so strong in the entire world. No love so instantaneous and forgiving.” —Gail Tsukiyama

23. “Having kids is kind of like living in a frat house. Everything is sticky, and you’re not quite sure why.” — Unknown

24. “Being a mother is learning about strengths you didn’t know you had and dealing with fears you didn’t know existed.” — Linda Wooten

25. Women need real moments of solitude and self-reflection to balance out how much of ourselves we give away.– Barbara De Angelis