Mother’s day is fast approaching so many daughters and sons would be scrambling to the bookstore to buy a card for their dearest mom. In case you are planning to create your own card and just looking for mothers day quotes, you have come to the right page.

Mothers Day Quotes

Mother’s days are the perfect time for children to show their mom how much they care by sending them homemade mothers day greeting cards with beautiful mothers day quotes.

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Mothers Day Sayings and Quotes

Below are some of the mothers day sayings and quotes that you share or send to your mom facebook wall, twitter or whatever.

Funny Mothers Day Quotes

Does your mom love funny movies and jokes? If you think humor is a way to her heart, using one of funny mothers day quotes below in your gift and cards is a good idea. The humor will make your present or card even more memorable.

Funny Happy Mothers Day Quotes

Below are some of the, funny happy mothers day quotes for the woman who give birth to us.

“Working mothers are guinea pigs in a scientific experiment to show that sleep is not necessary to human life.” – Anon

 

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

 

“The one thing children wear out faster than shoes is parents.” – John J. Plomp

 

“Insanity is hereditary; you get it from your children!” – Sam Levenson

 

“It is never easy being a mother. If it were easy, fathers would do it.” – Anon

 

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

 

“The most remarkable thing about my mother is that for thirty years she served the family nothing but leftovers. The original meal has never been found.” – Calvin Trillin

Mothers Day Funny Quotes

“I’d like to be the ideal mother, but I’m too busy raising my kids.” – Anon

Mothers Day Quotes for Cards

“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

Mothers Day Quotes for Cards

Mothers Day Quotes Sayings

Check out below mothers day quotes and sayings to save you time from searching online.

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“Every beetle is a gazelle in the eyes of its mother.” – Moorish Proverb

 

“As is the mother, so is her daughter.” – Ezekiel 16:4

 

“There is only one pretty child in the world, and every mother has it.” – Chinese Proverb

 

“An ounce of mother is worth a ton of priest.” – Spanish Proverb

 

“God could not be everywhere and therefore he made mothers.” Jewish proverb

 

“A mother understands what a child does not say.” – Jewish Proverb

 

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

Mothers Day Quotes from Kids

This mothers day, don’t let the distance prevent you from greeting you mom. Today, wherever you are or how many miles away you are from your mom, you can still reach out to her through thoughtful mothers day quotes that you can write down on a homemade card or share on Facebook wall of your mom.

Mothers Day Quotes from Son

“There never was a woman like her. She was gentle as a dove and brave as a lioness… The memory of my mother and her teachings were, after all, the only capital I had to start life with, and on that capital I have made my way.” – Andrew Jackson

Mothers Day Quotes from Son

“To a mother, a son is never a fully grown man; and a son is never a fully grown man until he understands and accepts this about his mother.” – Author Unknown

 

“In all my efforts to learn to read, my mother shared fully my ambition and sympathized with me and aided me in every way she could. If I have done anything in life worth attention, I feel sure that I inherited the disposition from my mother.” – Booker T. Washington

 

“At work, you think of the children you have left at home. At home, you think of the work you’ve left unfinished. Such a struggle is unleashed within yourself. Your heart is rent.” – Golda Meir

 

“Youth fades; love droops, the leaves of friendship fall; a mother’s secret hope outlives them all.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes

 

“Only mothers can think of the future-because they give birth to it in their children.” – Maxim Gorky

Short Mothers Day Quotes

Below are short mothers day quotes that you used for your homemade card or send through SMS.

“All I am I owe to my mother.” – George Washington

 

“Mothers are the necessity of invention.” – Bill Watterson

 

“Mothers are instinctive philosophers.” – Harriet Beecher Stowe

 

“A mother understands what a child does not say.” – Jewish Proverb

 

“The best academy, a mother’s knee.” – James Russell Lowell

 

“The precursor of the mirror is the mother’s face.” – D.W. Winnicott

 

“The mother’s heart is the child’s school-room.” – Henry Ward Beecher

 

“There is no way to be a perfect mother, and a million ways to be a good one.” Jill Churchill

 

“Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.” – William Makepeace Thackeray

 

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

 

“Mommy brain: when your grey matter turns into grey hair.” – Ian Nelson

Famous Mothers Day Quotes

If you are looking for famous mothers day quotes, you have come to the right place.

“Being a full-time mother is one of the highest salaried jobs… since the payment is pure love.” – Mildred B. Vermont

 

“If you bungle raising your children, I don’t think whatever else you do well matters very much.” – Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

 

“The hand that rocks the cradle is the hand that rules the world.” – W.R. Wallace

 

“Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother.” – Oprah Winfrey

 

“You may have tangible wealth untold; Caskets of jewels and coffers of gold. Richer than I you can never be – I had a mother who read to me.” – Strickland Gillilan

 

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

Inspirational Mothers Day Quotes

Are you looking for inspirational mother days quotes to inspire your mom, well, you have to the right site.

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

 

“A mother is she who can take the place of all others.” – Cardinal Mermillod

 

“The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness.” – Honore’ de Balzac

 

“Men are what their mothers made them.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

“All mothers are working mothers.” – Author Unknown

 

“And remember that behind every successful woman is a basket of dirty laundry.” – Unknown

 

“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

Cute Mothers Day Quotes

Are you looking for cute mothers day quotes? If your mother loves cute words, you can share below mother days quotes to make her feel loved and special.

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

 

“As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her own daughter, she is perfectly satisfied.” – Oscar Wilde

 

“Mother – that was the bank where we deposited all our hurts and worries.” – T. DeWitt Talmage

 

“Insanity is hereditary; you get it from your children.” – Sam Levenson

Best Mothers Day Quotes

Below is the best mothers day quotes to share and send to your mother.

“No gift to your mother can ever equal her gift to you – life” – Anonymous quotes

Best Mothers Day Quotes

Quotes for Mothers Day

“Women do not have to sacrifice personhood if they are mothers. They do not have to sacrifice motherhood in order to be persons. Liberation was meant to expand women’s opportunities, not to limit them. The self-esteem that has been found in new pursuits can also be found in mothering.” – Elaine Heffner

Quotes on Mothers Day

Mothers day is just a couple of weeks away, if you are looking for cool quotes on Mothers day check out below quotes.

“Mama exhorted her children at every opportunity to ‘jump at de sun.’ We might not land on the sun, but at least we would get off the ground.” – Zora Neale Hurston

 

“Making a decision to have a child–it’s momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside your body.” – Elizabeth Stone

Quotes on Mothers Day

“By and large, mothers and housewives are the only workers who do not have regular time off. They are the great vacationless class.” – Anne Morrow Lindbergh

 

“Of all the rights of women, the greatest is to be a mother.” – Lin Yutang

 

“The watchful mother tarries nigh, though sleep has closed her infant’s eyes.” – John Keble

 

“The Enemy, who wears her mother’s usual face and confidential tone, has access; doubtless stares into her writing case and listens on the phone.” Phyllis Mcginley

 

“At work, you think of the children you have left at home. At home, you think of the work you’ve left unfinished. Such a struggle is unleashed within yourself. Your heart is rent.” – Golda Meir

 

“Where there is a mother in the home, matters go well.” – Amos Bronson Alcott

 

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

 

“Never marry a man who hates his mother, because he’ll end up hating you.” – Jill Bennett

Quotes About Mothers Day

Below are quotes about mothers day that you can send to the most important woman in your life.

“Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.” – William Makepeace Thackeray

 

“When a woman is twenty, a child deforms her; when she is thirty, he preserves her; and when forty, he makes her young again.” – Leon Blum

 

“Some are kissing mothers and some are scolding mothers, but it is love just the same; and most mothers kiss and scold together.” – Pearl S. Buck

Quotes About Mothers Day

“Mothers hold their children’s hands for a short while, but their hearts forever.” – Unknown

 

“The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness. “ – Honore de Balzac

 

“The mother’s heart is the child’s schoolroom.” – Henry Ward Beecher

 

“That best academy, a mother’s knee.” – James Russell Lowell

 

“No matter how old a mother is, she watches her middle-aged children for signs of improvement.” – Florida Scott-Maxwell

 

“Woman in the home has not yet lost her dignity, in spite of Mother’s Day, with its offensive implication that our love needs an annual nudging, like our enthusiasm for the battle of Bunker Hill.” – John Erskine

 

“Who is getting more pleasure from this rocking, the baby or me?” – Nancy Thayer

 

“Anyone who doesn’t miss the past never had a mother.” – Gregory Nunn

 

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

 

“Few misfortunes can befall a boy which brings worse consequences than to have a really affectionate mother.” – Somerset Maugham

 

“The lullaby is the spell whereby the mother attempts to transform herself back from an ogre to a saint.” – James Fenton

 

“Whatever else is unsure in this stinking dunghill of a world a mother’s love is not.” – James Joyce

 

“All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That’s his.” – Oscar Wilde

 

“The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.” – Author Unknown

 

“A suburban mother’s role is to deliver children obstetrically once, and by car forever after.” – Peter De Vries

 

“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

 

“Motherhood is priced; Of God, at price no man may dare/To lessen or misunderstand.” – Helen Hunt Jackson

 

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

 

“Nobody knows of the work it makes
To keep the home together.
Nobody knows of the steps it takes,
Nobody knows-but Mother.” – Anonymous

 

“If the whole world were put into one scale, and my mother in the other, the whole world would kick the beam.” – Henry Bickersteth

 

“If nature had arranged that husbands and wives should have children alternatively, there would never be more than three in a family.” – Lawrence Housman

 

“Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own.” – Aristotle

 

Happy Mothers Day

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