Mother’s Day 2012 Quotes: Top 50 Famous Sayings About Motherhood

Mother’s Day 2012 Quotes: Top 50 Famous Sayings About Motherhood

Time is now to dedicate your mom a great card with a classic quote sayings on it. To help you choose any writer’s block, here are 50 famous, touching, classic and wise quotes that define motherhood entirely.

Mother's Day 2012 Quotes, Sayings, Phrases

Mother's Day 2012 Quotes, Sayings, Phrases

Top 50 Mother’s Day 2012 Quotes

  1. God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers. – Rudyard Kipling
  2. The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother. – Theodore Hesburgh
  3. Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children. – William Makepeace Thackeray
  4. My mother is a walking miracle. – Leonardo DiCaprio
  5. All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.Abraham Lincoln
  6. I remember my mother’s prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life.Abraham Lincoln
  7. Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.Robert Browning
  8. The babe at first feeds upon the mother’s bosom, but it is always on her heart.Henry Ward Beecher
  9. I got to grow up with a mother who taught me to believe in me.Antonio Villaraigosa
  10. There is nothing in the world of art like the songs mother used to sing.Billy Sunday
  11. My mom is definitely my rock.Alicia Keys
  12. Motherhood is… difficult and… rewarding.Gloria Estefan
  13. I was always at peace because of the way my mom treated me.Martina Hingis
  14. With what price we pay for the glory of motherhood.Isadora Duncan
  15. Life began with waking up and loving my mother’s face.George Eliot
  16. Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws.Barbara Kingsolver
  17. Mother’s love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.Erich Fromm
  18. A mother’s arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.Victor Hugo
  19. The love of a mother is the veil of a softer light between the heart and the heavenly Father.Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  20. 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
  21. Who’s a boy gonna talk to if not his mother?Donald E. Westlake
  22. Children are the anchors of a mother’s life.Sophocles
  23. 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
  24. Hundreds of dewdrops to greet the dawn,
    Hundreds of bees in the purple clover,
    Hundreds of butterflies on the lawn,
    But only one mother the wide world over.
    George Cooper
  25. The sweetest sounds to mortals given
    Are heard in Mother, Home, and Heaven.
    William Goldsmith Brown
  26. 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
  27. The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness. – Honore de Balzac
  28. A mother is not a person to lean on, but a person to make leaning unnecessary. – Dorothy Canfield Fisher
  29. No matter how old a mother is, she watches her middle-aged children for signs of improvement. – Florida Scott-Maxwell
  30. 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
  31. Making the decision to have a child is momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside your body. – Elizabeth Stone
  32. Mother love is the fuel that enables a normal human being to do the impossible. – Marion C. Garretty
  33. I remember my mother’s prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life. – Abraham Lincoln
  34. Being a full-time mother is one of the highest salaried jobs… since the payment is pure love. – Mildred B. Vermont
  35. Most mothers are instinctive philosophers. – Harriet Beecher Stowe
  36. If you have a mom, there is nowhere you are likely to go where a prayer has not already been. – Robert Brault
  37. 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
  38. If the whole world were put into one scale, and my mother in the other, the whole world would kick the beam. – Lord Langdale
  39. We never know the love of the parent until we become parents ourselves. – Henry Ward Beecher
  40. A mother is one to whom you hurry when you are troubled. – Emily Dickinson
  41. One good mother is worth a hundred schoolmasters. – George Herbert
  42. Mother’s love grows by giving. – Charles Lamb
  43. Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother. – Oprah Winfrey
  44. All I am, or can be, I owe to my angel mother. – Abraham Lincoln
  45. Of all the rights of women, the greatest is to be a mother.  – Lin Yutang
  46. A mother’s love is patient and forgiving when all others are forsaking, it never fails or falters, even though the heart is breaking – Helen Rice
  47. That best academy, a mother’s knee. Heaven on Earth at mother’s feet. – James Russell Lowel
  48. Women do not have to sacrifice person-hood 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
  49. Becoming a mother makes you the mother of all children. From now on each wounded, abandoned, frightened child is yours. You live in the suffering mothers of every race and creed and weep with them. You long to comfort all who are desolate. – Charlotte Gray
  50. My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her. – George Washington

May 13, Mother’s Day 2012 is a day to celebrate motherhood. In this day, we can show our love and gratefulness to our mothers by these classic Mother’s Day 2012 quotes.

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