100+Beautiful mother quotes by famous people

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No amount of sweet words is enough to express our deep feelings and appreciation for what our mothers have done for us. If you are lucky and you still have your mum around you show them love and affection by sharing one out of these 100+beautiful mother quotes by famous people with her.


  1. There is no occupancy limit in a mother’s heart. It expands with each child, you just add another room. HEATHER LENDE


  1. “All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.” ABRAHAM LINCOLN


  1. Mother–that was the bank where we deposited all our hurts and worries.” DEWITT TALMAGE


  1. “A mother is the truest friend we have, when trials heavy and sudden, fall upon us; when adversity takes the place of prosperity; when friends who rejoice with us in our sunshine desert us; when trouble thickens around us, still will she cling to us, and endeavor by her kind precepts and counsels to dissipate the clouds of darkness, and cause peace to return to our hearts.” WASHINGTON IRVING


  1. “My mother, she is beautiful, softened at the edges and tempered with a spine of steel. I want to grow old and be like her.” JODI PICOULT


  1. “The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness.” HONORE DE BALZAC


  1. I was always at peace because of the way my mom treated me.” MARTINA HINGIS


  1. “I wondered if my smile was as big as hers. Maybe as big. But not as beautiful.” BENJAMIN ALIRE ALCOTT


  1. “The mother’s heart is the child’s schoolroom.” HENRY WARD BEECHER


  1. “Think for a minute, darling: in fairy tales, it’s always the children who have the fine adventures. The mothers have to stay at home and wait for the children to fly in the window.” AUDREY NIFFENEGGER




  1. A mother’s love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no pity, it dates all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path.” AGATHER CHRISTIE


  1. “I think this power of living in our children is one of the sweetest things in the world…” LOUISA MAY ALCOTT


  1. “Motherhood is priced Of God, at price no man may dare to lessen or misunderstand.” HELEN HUNT JACKSON


  1. “Life began with waking up and loving my mother’s face”. GEORGE ELIOT


  1. “One good mother is worth a hundred schoolmasters.” GEORGE HERBERT


  1. “A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take.” ANNA


  1. “There is nothing as sincere as a mother’s kiss.” SALEEM SHARMA


  1. No man is poor who has a Godly mother.” ABRAHAM LINCOLN


  1. 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 HILLL


  1. “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



  1. “The real religion of the world comes from women much more than from men — from mothers most of all, who carry the key of our souls in their bosoms.” OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES


  1. “I ask you, what good is a big picture window and the lavish appointments and a priceless decor in a home if there is no mother there?” SPENCER W. KIMBALL


  1. “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


  1. “Before becoming a mother, I had a hundred theories on how to bring up children. Now I have seven children and only one theory: Love them, especially when they least deserve to be loved.” KATE SAMPERI


  1. “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


  1. A good mother loves fiercely but ultimately brings up her children to thrive without her.” ERIN KELLY, THE BURNING AIR


  1. My mom is a hard worker. She puts her head down and she gets it done. And she finds a way to have fun. She always says, ‘Happiness is your own responsibility.” JENNIFER GARNER


  1. “My mother is my root, my foundation. She planted the seed that I base my life on, and that is the belief that the ability to achieve starts in your mind.” MICHAEL JORDAN


  1. I grew up in a family with two very strong women, my mother and my older sister, and they were big influences on my life.” DARREN ARONOFSKY


  1. As mothers and daughters, we are connected with one another. My mother is the bones of my spine, keeping me straight and true. She is my blood, making sure it runs rich and strong. She is the beating of my heart. I cannot now imagine a life without her.” KRISTIAN HANNAH


  1. The clocks were striking midnight and the rooms were very still as a figure glided quietly from bed to bed, smoothing a coverlid here, settling a pillow there, and pausing to look long and tenderly at each unconscious face, to kiss each with lips that mutely blessed, and to pray the fervent prayers which only mothers utter.” LOUISA MAY ALCOTT


  1. “one of the best and the most painful things about time traveling has been the opportunity to see my mother alive.” AUDREY NIFFENEGGER


  1. “Mothers were the only ones you could depend on to tell the whole, unvarnished truth.” MAGARET DILLOWAY


  1. “It’s not easy being a mother. If it were easy, fathers would do it.” DOROTHY, THE GOLDEN GIRLS


  1. May each of us remember this truth; ‘one cannot forget mother and remember God. One cannot remember mother and forget God.’ Why? Because these two sacred persons, God and mother, partners in creation, in love, in sacrifice, in service, are as one.” THOMAS S. MONSON


  1. “If I have done anything in life worth attention, I feel sure that I inherited the disposition from my mother.” BOOKER T. WASHINTON



  1. “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


  1. “My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors.” MAYA ANGELOU


  1. A mother’s arms are more comforting than anyone else’s.” PRINCESS DIANA


  1. “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.” K JEMISIN



  1. My mom is a never-ending song in my heart of comfort, happiness, and being. I may sometimes forget the words but I always remember the tune.” GRAYCIE HARMON



  1. “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


  1. I am sure that if the mothers of various nations could meet, there would be no more wars” M FORSTER


  1. “Everybody wants to save the Earth; nobody wants to help Mom do the dishes.”J. O’ROURKE


  1. “When a child is born the mother also is born again.” GILBERT PARKER


  1. “I realized when you look at your mother, you are looking at the purest love you will ever know.” MITCH ALBOM

  1. “A mom’s hug lasts long after she lets go.” AUTHOR UNKNOWN


  1. “Mama took me in her arms and held me tight. Her embrace was hot and she smelled like sweat, dust, and grease, but I wanted her. I wanted to crawl inside her mind to find that place that let her smile and sing through the worst dust storms. If I had to be crazy, I wanted my mama’s kind of crazy, because she was never afraid.” SARAH ZETTEL


  1. “Hundreds of dewdrops to greet the dawn; Hundreds of lambs in the purple clover; Hundreds of butterflies on the lawn; But only one mother the wide world over.” GEORGE COOPER


  1. “She taught me what’s important, and what isn’t. And I’ve never forgotten. And that’s what mothers do, I say.” STEVEN HERRICK



  1. “I can imagine no heroism greater than motherhood.” LANCE CONRAD, THE PRICE OF CREATION


  1. “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


  1. Being a full-time mother is one of the highest salaried jobs in my field, since the payment is pure love.” MILDRED B. VERMONT


  1. I love my mother as the trees love water and sunshine – she helps me grow, prosper, and reach great heights.” TERRI GUILLEMETST


  1. “No man succeeds without a good woman behind him. Wife or mother, if it is both, he is twice blessed indeed.” GODFREY WINN


  1. “Now that … my 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 HOUTENSCHILL



  1. God blessed me with two unbelievable parents, and I am just like both of them. I have the smile and charisma of my mother and the big heart of my mom, because she wants to save the world and help the world, so I am just like her.” MAGIC JOHNSON


  1. All mothers are working mothers.” AUTHOR UNKNOWN


  1. Call your mother. Tell her you love her. Remember, you’re the only person who knows what her heart sounds like from the inside.” RACHEL WOLCHIN


  1. “Mother’s love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.” ERICH FROMM



  1. “Who ran to help me when I fell, and would some pretty story tell, or kiss the place to make it well? My mother.” ANN TAYLOR


  1. Art is the child of nature in whom we trace the features of the mothers’ face.” HENRY WADSWORTH L.


  1. “Motherhood is the greatest thing and the hardest thing.” RICKI LAKE


  1. Because I feel that in the heavens above, the angels, whispering one to another. can find among their burning tears of love. None so devotional as that of Mother. Therefore, by that dear name, I have long called you. You who are more than mother unto me.” EDGAR ALLEN POE


  1. “I like it when my mother smiles. And I especially like it when I make her smile.” ADRIANA TRIGIANI


  1. 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 WASHINTONG



  1. “I don’t know what it is about food your mother makes for you, especially when it’s something that anyone can make – pancakes, meat loaf, tuna salad – but it carries a certain taste of memory.” MITCH ALBOM


  1. If I was damned of body and soul, I know whose prayers would make me whole, Mother o’ mine, O mother o’mine.” RUDYARD KIPLING


  1. “The influence of a mother in the lives of her children is beyond calculation.” JAMES E. FAUST


  1. “Mother love is the fuel that enables a normal human being to do the impossible.” MARION C. GARRETTY



  1. “But behind all your stories is your mother’s story, for hers is where yours begins.” MITCH ALBOM


  1. “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


  1. Because even if the whole world was throwing rocks at you, if you had your mother at your back, you’d be okay. Some deep-rooted part of you would know you were loved. That you deserved to be loved.” JOJO MOYES


  1. “Whatever else is unsure in this stinking dunghill of a world a mother’s love is not.” JAMES JOYCE


  1. The love of a mother is the veil of a softer light between the heart and the heavenly Father.” SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE


  1. “Our mothers always remain the strangest, craziest people we’ve ever met.” MARGUERITE DURAS



  1. You realize that you habitually thought of Mom when something in your life was not going well, because when you thought of her it was as though something got back on track, and you felt re-energized.” KYUNG-SOOK SHIN


  1. “My mother had a slender, small body, but a large heart -a heart so large that everybody’s joys found welcome in it, and hospitable accommodation.” MARK TWAIN


  1. She raised us with humor, and she raised us to understand that not everything was going to be great – but how to laugh through it.” LIZA MINELLI


  1. “Most mothers are instinctive philosophers.” HARRIET BEECHER STOWE



  1. “My mother’s wonderful. To me she’s perfection.” MICHEAL JACKSON


  1. The only love that I really believe in is a mother’s love for her children.” KARL LAGERFELD


  1. I think God made a woman to be strong and not to be trampled under the feet of men. I’ve always felt this way because my mother was a very strong woman, without a husband.” LITTLE RICHARD


  1. It’s a funny thing about mothers. Even when her own child is the most disgusting little blister you could ever imagine, she still thinks that he or she is wonderful.” ROALD DAHL


  1. “How beautifully everything is arranged by Nature; as soon as a child enters the world, it finds a mother ready to take care of it.” JULES MICHELET


  1. Youth fades; love droops; the leaves of friendship fall; A mother’s secret hope outlives them all.” OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, SR.


  1. Children are the anchors of a mother’s life.” SOPHOCLES


  1. Mothers hold their children’s hands for a short while, but their hearts forever.” AUTHOR UNKNOWN


  1. “Piece by piece, my mother is being stolen from me.” DOROTHY ALISON


  1. “No one worries about you like your mother, and when she is gone, the world seems unsafe, things that happen unwieldy. You cannot turn to her anymore, and it changes your life forever. There is no one on earth who knew you from the day you were born; who knew why you cried, or when you’d had enough food; who knew exactly what to say when you were hurting; and who encouraged you to grow a good heart. When that layer goes, whatever is left of your childhood goes with her.” ADRIANA TRIGIANI

  1. “My mother taught me to treat a lady respectfully.” CHRIS BROWN



  1. “Children are knives, my mother once said. They don’t mean to, but they cut. And yet we cling to them, don’t we, we clasp them until the blood flows.” JOANNE HARRIS


  1. The best place to cry is on a mother’s arms.” JODI PICOULT



  1. “When you feel neglected, think of the female salmon, who lays 3,000,000 eggs but no one remembers her on Mother’s Day” SAM EWING


  1. “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 HIDDLESTONT


  1. “The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.” THEODORE HESBURGH


  1. “Even as a small child, I understood that women had secrets, and that some of these were only to be told to daughters. In this way, we were bound together for eternity.” ALICE HOFFMAN


  1. You were my home, Mother. I had no home but you” JANET FITCH


  1. “There were times Ruma felt closer to her mother in death than she had in life, an intimacy born simply of thinking of her so often, of missing her. But she knew that this was an illusion, a mirage, and that the distance between them was now infinite, unyielding.” JHUMPA LAHIRI


  1. “A mother’s love is everything, Jared. It is what brings a child into this world. It is what molds their entire being. When a mother sees her child in danger, she is literally capable of anything. Mother have lifted cars off of their children, and destroyed entire dynasties. A mother’s love is the strongest energy known to man. You must that love, and its power.” JAMIE MCGUIRE



  1. “It may be possible to gild pure gold, but who can make his mother more beautiful?” MAHATMA GANDHI


  1. “When] you’re dying laughing because your three-year-old made a fart joke, it doesn’t matter what else is going on. That’s real happiness.” GWYNETH PALTROW


  1. “Motherhood doesn’t have a nationality” MELINDA CROSS


  1. “A mother is always the beginning. She is how things begin.” AMY TAN, THE BONESETTER’S DAUGHTER


  1. “I remember my mother’s prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life.” ABRAHAM LINCLON


  1. “We are born of love; Love is our mother.” Rumi


  1. “There is nothing in the world of art like the songs mother used to sing” BILLY SUNDAY


  1. “If you can’t go back to your mother’s womb, you’d better learn to be a good fighter.” ANCHEE MIN


  1. “My mom smiled at me. Her smile kind of hugged me.” J. PALACIO


  1. “Whatever else is unsure in this stinking dunghill of a world, a mother’s love is not.” JAMES JOYCE

  1. “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



  1. “I would say that my mother is the single biggest role model in my life, but that term doesn’t seem to encompass enough when I use it about her. She was the love of my life.” MINDY KALING


  1. 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



  1. “No daughter and mother ever live apart no matter what the distance between them” CHRISTIE WATSON



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