Famous Mother Quotes

The one special and particular day from the 365 days of the year has been selected to appreciate the most integral part of the World. It is celebrated all over the word by the persons of all ages. There is no age limit to celebrate this. It is celebrated by the children and young people in the honor of their mothers. This day has some specific importance in the man’s life. It is one of the unforgettable days of the year. It is celebrated by different ways. Some people celebrate this in their homes while some others go to visit some beautiful places to celebrate this day.

This day is very special for all the mothers. They expect some special presents from their children. So the children should also care about their mother emotions. They should arrange some special and attractive presents for their mother according to her desires and attitude. Some people present beautiful wishing cards to their mother. They select some beautiful and attractive cards for wishing her. They use such cards that feel her special. In order to fill your card you would have some collection of quotes and moral messages. Here are some of the most famous quotes that will help you in this regard.

Famous Mother Quotes

Famous Mother Quotes

“I believe in the strength and intelligence and sensitivity of women. My mother, my sisters [they] are strong. My mum is a strong woman and I love her for it.” —Tom Hiddleston

“I remember my mother’s prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life.” —Abraham Lincoln

My mother is the neatest person I know. I mean that in every sense of the word. Rob Guinan, Soap Opera (for kids): A Clean Look at Motherhood 

My mother’s love has always been a sustaining force for our family, and one of my greatest joys is seeing her integrity, her compassion, her intelligence reflected in my daughters. Michelle Obama 

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

“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

“The best place to cry is on a mother’s arms.” —Jodi Picoult

“All that I am or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.” —Abraham Lincoln

“My mother has always been my emotional barometer and my guidance. I was lucky enough to get to have one woman who truly helped me through everything.” —Emma Stone

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

“Mother’s love is bliss, is peace, it need not be acquired, it need not be deserved. If it is there, it is like a blessing; if it is not there it is as if all the beauty had gone out of life.” —Erich Fromm

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

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

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

 “Everybody wants to save the Earth; nobody wants to help Mom do the dishes.” —P.J. O’Rourke

 “Being a mother is an attitude, not a biological relation.” —Robert A. Heinlein

“If evolution really works, how come mothers only have two hands?” —Milton Berle

“Most mothers are instinctive philosophers.” —Harriet Beecher Stowe

Famous Mother Quotes

“To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power. Or the climbing, falling colors of a rainbow.” —Maya Angelou

 “The phrase ‘working mother’ is redundant.” —Jane Sellman

“[A] mother is one to whom you hurry when you are troubled.” —Emily Dickinson

“A mother’s arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.” —Victor Hugo

Youth fades; love droops; the leaves of friendship fall; A mother’s secret hope outlives them all.” —Oliver Wendell Holmes

Mothers give up so much, so that their children can have so much.


Despite the fact that we ought to show adoration to you mother each and every day, Mother’s Day is that one day when we demonstrate the most love for you, and make you feel like a Queen. Sheila Sage, Quotes to Inspire Motherhood 

Mother… a mother holds her child’s hand for just a short time, but holds their hearts forever.

That strong mother doesn’t tell her cub, Son, stay weak so the wolves can get you. She says, Toughen up, this is reality we are living in.– Lauryn Hill

It may be possible to gild pure gold, but who can make his mother more beautiful?– Mahatma Gandhi (read more Mahatma Gandhi quotes)

A mother is a woman who shows you the light when you just see the dark. Grimaldos Robin 

A mother is the one who is still there when everyone else has deserted you. Author Unknown 

Her life was not easy, yet she was a living example of someone who did the best with what life handed her. Thank you, Mom. We will always be grateful for the life lessons you taught and the love you shared. Sandra Bullock Smith, Trading Places: Becoming My Mother’s Mother: A Daughter’s Memoir 


“Life began with waking up and loving my mother’s face.” —George Eliot

“It’s a funny thing about mothers and fathers. Even when their own child is the most disgusting little blister you could ever imagine, they still think that he or she is wonderful.” —Roald Dahl

“When you’re in the thick of raising your kids by yourself, you tend to keep a running list of everything you think you’re doing wrong. I recommend taking a lot of family pictures as evidence to the contrary.” —Connie Schultz

 “Kids don’t stay with you if you do it right. It’s the one job where, the better you are, the more surely you won’t be needed in the long run.” —Barbara Kingsolver

When it comes to parenting, the practice of framing mothers and fathers as good or bad is both rampant and corrosive -it turns parenting into a shame minefield. The real questions for parents should be: ‘Are you engaged? Are you paying attention?’Brené Brown, Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead 

Behind every famous and influential person there is a driving force and in many cases this driving force is the unfailing love and support of their mothers. Lisa Valentine 

Usually it is our biological mother or permanent mother substitute who profoundly influences our perceptions about ourselves, our lives, and our significant relationships. Brenda Hunter, In the Company of Women: Deepening Our Relationships with the Important Women in Our Lives 

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 

After all the definitions and expression of thoughts on Mother, I still feel that ‘who is mother’ is a question that cannot be answered satisfactorily by words and one has to experience the love, nurturing, compassion and empathy of a mother at a personal level to know what is mother. Sanjay Kali 

Daughters – see your mom as a woman who can share valuable guidance based on her journey. Karen Keller, Ph.D 

May is a time we get many reminders to pause and take time to acknowledge the contributions of mothers to our lives. Deborah Chelette-Wilson 

Motherhood is more awesome than I ever thought it could be and harder than I ever would have imagined. Sarah Williams, Cupcakes On A Tuesday: Sweet Relief For The Early Years Of Motherhood 

Not only am I a fighter, but I’m a survivor. I think being a mother really plays into that. Willow Cross, Getting Over It 

Repetition is the mother of all skills, so the simplest way to ingrain something as a belief is to repeat it. Rosemary Peck, The Little Book of Tough Self Love 

Never undermine yourself because you are ‘just’ a house mom. Tracey Taylor, Stay At Home Mom 

I look back on my childhood and thank the stars above. For everything you gave me, but mostly for your love. Wayne F. Winters 

Famous Mother Quotes

She (mother) pushed us to always try harder, to want the best out of our lives, and to always be strong – a lesson she was forced to learn herself when we were all still young. Willie Davis, Closing the Gap 

Mother-love is the great, surging, divine current that plays forever through humanity.

Ma-ma does everything for the baby, who responds by saying Da-da first. Mignon McLaughlin 

Mother was by far the greatest personal influence in our lives.

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

Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws.– Barbara Kingsolver

Giving grace to yourself is never more important than when you become a mother.Whitney Meade, The Balance Beam 

When I was a young boy, something that my mom always emphasized to my siblings and me is that it was never okay to just get bye, be average or mediocre. She encouraged us to chase our dreams, but always keep God first in our lives.Joseph Woodley, No Generals In the House: Faith, Facts and Fatherhood 

Mother’s love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.– Eric Fromm

All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That’s his.— Oscar Wilde (read more Oscar Wilde quotes)

I am sure that if the mothers of various nations could meet, there would be no more wars. – E. M. Forster

Mothers all want their sons to grow up to be president, but they don’t want them to become politicians in the process.– John F. Kennedy

Mothers are great. They outlast everything. But when they’re bad, they’re the worst thing that can happen.– Carrie Fisher

The truth is that no matter how old we are, as long as our mothers are alive, we want our mother. And it’s a very powerful relationship if it’s healthy.– Goldie Hawn

Mothers are the only ones that think nothing is beyond their control when it comes to their children.— Ali Fazal

In a child’s eyes, a mother is a goddess. She can be glorious or terrible, benevolent or filled with wrath, but she commands love either way. I am convinced that this is the greatest power in the universe.— N.K. Jemisin

Mothers who work full time – they’re the real heroes.— Kate Winslet

God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers.— Rudyard Kipling

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

We are born of love; Love is our mother.— Rumi (read more Rumi quotes)

Famous Mother Quotes