20 Inspiring Mother’s Day Quotes For Your Card

Submitted by Heidi on Friday - May 8, 2015

Mother's Day Quotes For Your Mama!

Moms--they're amazing! No surprise there, right?! And until we're moms ourselves, I don't think we really get all the love, hope and faith {not to mention management skills} it takes to be a mom. That's what I love about these particular Mother's Day quotes--they're full of appreciation and respect. Be inspired--to write something extra special in your Mother's Day card this year. A simple thought from your heart to let your mama know what an important influence she's been in your life!

Happy Mother's Day--to moms everywhere!

Mother's Day quotes and poems

20 Inspiring Mother's Day Quotes

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

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

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

All mothers are working mothers.
Author Unknown

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

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

Mothers hold their children's hands for a short while, but their hearts forever.

No gift to your mother can ever equal her gift to you--life.

To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power.
Maya Angelou

Don’t poets know it
Better than others?
God can’t be always everywhere: and, so,
Invented Mothers.
Sir Edwin Arnold

There is no influence so powerful as that of the mother…
Sarah Josepha Hale

I may not have her eyes, I may not have her smile, but she has all of my heart.
adapted from Unknown Author

Being a mother is an attitude, not a biological relation.
Robert Heinlein

A Mother’s Love
A mother’s love,—how sweet the name!
What is a mother’s love?
—A noble, pure, and tender flame,
Enkindled from above,
To bless a heart of earthly mould;
The warmest love that can grow cold;
This is a mother’s love.
James Montgomery

And remember that behind every successful woman ... is a basket of dirty laundry.

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.
Agatha Christie

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

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

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

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

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