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Mother's Day Quotes

Honor the selfless love of motherhood with these touching Mother's Day Quotes.

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

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

Theodore Hesburgh

Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.

William Makepeace Thackeray

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

Victor Hugo

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

Rudyard Kipling

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

Erich Fromm

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

Antonio Villaraigosa

Children are the anchors of a mother's life.


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

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

George Eliot

The babe at first feeds upon the mother's bosom, but it is always on her heart.

Henry Ward Beecher

Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love and fearlessness. If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love.

Stevie Wonder

When my mother had to get dinner for 8 she'd just make enough for 16 and only serve half.

Gracie Allen

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

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

There is nothing in the world of art like the songs mother used to sing.

Billy Sunday

Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.

Robert Browning

Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws.

Barbara Kingsolver

With what price we pay for the glory of motherhood.

Isadora Duncan

Motherhood is... difficult and... rewarding.

Gloria Estefan

I was always at peace because of the way my mom treated me.

Martina Hingis

My mother is a walking miracle.

Leonardo DiCaprio

My mom is definitely my rock.

Alicia Keys

Who's a boy gonna talk to if not his mother?

Donald E. Westlake

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