25 Happy mothers day quotes!

Mothers Day is a great idea – although, of course, every day should be mother’s day! Being a mom is tough work and it is a beautiful thing to recognize that. Sometimes it can be hard to put your feelings into words, and that’s where these Happy Mothers Day quotes come in. Enjoy these 25 happy Mothers Day quotes. Try hand writing one down on a nice piece of paper and leaving on her pillow or on the breakfast table.

Happy Mothers Day!

  1. “God could not be everywhere, and therefore he created mothers.” ~ Jewish proverb
  2. I believe in love a first sight because I’ve been loving my mother since I opened my eyes.
  3. “It was my mother who gave me my voice. She did this, I know now, by clearing a space where my words could fall, grow, then find their way to others.” ~ Paula Giddings
  4. “She is my first, great love. She was a wonderful, rare woman – you do not know; as strong, and steadfast, and generous as the sun.” ~ D.H. Lawrence
  5. “There never was a woman like her. She was gentle as a dove and brave as a lioness.” ~ Andrew Jackson
  6. “It was my mother who taught us to stand up to our problems, not only in the world around us but in ourselves.” ~ Dorothy Pitman Hughes
  7. “A mother is not a person to lean on but a person to make leaning unnecessary.” ~ Dorothy Canfield Fisher
  8. “There’s a lot more to being a woman than being a mother, but there’s a hell a lot more to being a mother than most people suspect” ~ Roseanne Barr
  9. “An ounce of mother is worth a ton of priest.” ~ Spanish proverb for Happy Mothers Day Quotes
  10. “Only mothers can think of the future–because they give birth to it in their children.” ~ Maxim Gorsky
  11. “My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it.” ~ Mark Twain
  12. “You couldn’t fool your mother on the foolingest day of your life if you had an electrified fooling machine.” ~ Homer Simpson
  13. “One of the oldest human needs is having someone to wonder where you are when you don’t come home at night.” ~ Margaret Mead
  14. “To a child’s ear, “mother” is magic in any language.” ~ Arlene Benedict
  15. “I love my mother as the trees love water and sunshine – she helps me grow, prosper, and reach great heights.” ~ Terri Guillemets
  16. “Youth fades; love droops; the leaves of friendship fall. A mother’s secret love outlives them all.” ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes. Sr.
  17. “There is no way to be a perfect mother, and there are a million ways to be a good one.” ~ Jill Churchill
  18. “Mothers and daughters are closest when daughters become mothers” ~ Anonymous Happy Mothers Day Quotes
  19. “Any mother could perform the jobs of several air traffic controllers with ease.” ~ Lisa Alther
  20. “When I stopped seeing my mother with the eyes of a child, I saw the woman who helped me give birth to myself.” ~ Nancy Friday
  21. “If evolution really works, how come mothers only have two hands?” ~ Milton Berle
  22. “A mom’s hug lasts long after she lets go.” ~ Anonymous happy Mothers Day Quotes
  23. “I cannot forget my mother.  [S]he is my bridge.  When I needed to get across, she steadied herself long enough for me to run across safely.” ~ Renita Weems
  24. Mothers hold their child’s hand for a moment, and their hearts for a lifetime. ~Anonymous Happy Mothers Day Quotes
  25. “It’s not easy being a mother.  If it were easy, fathers would do it.” ~ From the television show The Golden Girls
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