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Inspirational Quotes for Mothers

Inspirational Quotes for Mothers

That motherhood is a job that requires twenty-four hour, seven-day weeks to fulfill is already a given. However, as these seven carefully selected inspirational quotes for mothers reveal, there is more to being a mom than just having a life-long obligation to perform. Motherhood is elevated to the rank of the fine arts, and has been celebrated since time immemorial in song, and verse, in ways both humorous and sentimental.

I realized that, while I would never be my mother nor have her life, the lesson she had left me was that it was possible to love and care for a man and still have at your core a strength so great that you never even needed to put it on display.

-Excerpt from the novel One True Thing by Anna Quindlen

Her children stand and bless her. Her husband praises her.

-Proverbs 31:28

I am your child.
Wherever you go, you take me, too.
Whatever I know, I learn from you.
Whatever I do, you taught me to do.

-Excerpt from the song I Am Your Child by Barry Manilow

Inspirational Quotes for Mothers

Read the parenting book that teaches you how to raise children to develop their strengths and grow up to be all that they were meant to be.

There are 3 ways to get something done. The first is to ask mom, and the other two I can't remember, so I'm going to ask mom...

-Author unknown

inspirational quotes for mothers

When the Good Lord was creating mothers, He was into his sixth day of “overtime” when an angel appeared and said, “You’re doing a lot of fiddling around on this one.”

And the Lord said, “Have you read the specs on this order?

-She has to be completely washable, but not plastic;
-Have 180 movable parts... all replaceable;
-Run on black coffee and leftovers;
-Have a lap that disappears when she stands up;
-A kiss that can cure anything from a broken leg to a disappointed love affair;
-And six pairs of hands."

-Excerpt from When God Created Mothers by Erma Bombeck

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Inspirational Quotes for Mothers

"Growing up in Los Angeles, I was surrounded by plenty of working moms, including my grandmother, a pediatrician, and my mother, a writer and producer. This seemed very natural to me. I just thought, Well, that’s what moms do. They work and raise their kids."

-Excerpt from Celebrity Baby Scoop interview with actress Maggie Gyllenhaal

I hope my tongue in prune juice smothers, If I belittle dogs and mothers.

-Excerpt from the poem Compliments of a Friend by Ogden Nash

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