Mother's Day/Motherhood Quotes
The sweetest sounds to mortals given
Are heard in Mother, Home, and Heaven.
~William Goldsmith Brown
A mother understands what a child does not say.
I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life. ~Abraham Lincoln
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
~William Makepeace Thackeray
Mothers hold their children's hands for a short while, but their hearts forever.
You don't really understand human nature unless you know why a child on a merry-go-round will wave at his parents every time around and why his parents will always wave back.
~William D. Tammeus
Mother, the ribbons of your love are woven around my heart.
Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother.
Motherhood is priced
Of God, at price no man may dare
To lessen or misunderstand.
~Helen Hunt Jackson
A mom's hug lasts long after she lets go.
Most mothers are instinctive philosophers.
~Harriet Beecher Stowe
Before a day was over,
Home comes the rover,
For mother's kiss sweeter this
Than any other thing!
There is no way to be a perfect mother, and a million ways to be a good one.
A mother is not a person to lean on, but a person to make leaning unnecessary.
~Dorothy Canfield Fisher