Mothers Day Quotes

Mothers Day quotes are a great way to say what you're really feeling in a poetic way. If you're having trouble coming up with sayings of your own, use these Mothers Day quotes to make a homemade Mothers Day gift or write them in a card.

Best Mothers Day Quotes

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

  • In the sheltered simplicity of the first days after a baby is born, one sees again the magical closed circle, the miraculous sense of two people existing only for each other.
    - Anne Morrow Lindbergh

  • It was my mother who gave me my voice. She did this, I know now, by clearing a space where my words could fall, grow, then find their way to others.
    - Paula Giddings

  • A man loves his sweetheart the most; his wife the best; and his mother the longest.
    - Irish Proverb

  • Every mother is like Moses. She does not enter the promise land. She prepares a world she will not see.
    Pope Paul VI

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

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

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

  • God could not be everywhere and therefore he made mothers.
    - Jewish Proverb

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

  • To a child's ear, "mother" is magic in any language.
    - Arlene Benedict

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

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

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

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

  • 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

  • A mother understands what a child does not say.
    - Jewish proverb

  • The sweetest sounds to mortals given
    Are heard in Mother, Home, and Heaven.- William Goldsmith Brown

  • The moment a child is born, the mother is also born. She never existed before. The woman existed, but the mother, never. A mother is something absolutely new.
    - Rajneesh

  • Motherhood is priced
    Oh God, at price no man may dare
    To lessen or misunderstand.
    - Helen Hunt Jackson

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

  • Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother.
  • - Oprah Winfrey

  • Now kids are grown, I understand how much work and love it takes to raise and to keep a family together. The example of your strength, devotion, and patience is now rippling through the generations. Thank you!
    - Forest Houtenschil

  • My mom is a neverending song in my heart of comfort, happiness, and being. I may sometimes forget the words but I always remember the tune.
    - Graycie Harmon

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

  • It kills you to see them grow up. But I guess it would kill you quicker if they didn't.
    Barbara Kingsolver

  • Who fed me from her gentle breast
    And hushed me in her arms to rest,
    And on my cheek sweet kisses prest?
    My Mother.
    - Anne Taylor

  • Each day of our lives we make deposits in the memory banks of our children.
    Charles R. Swindoll

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

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

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