Love For My Mother Quotes by Abraham Lincoln, William Makepeace Thackeray, Theodore Hesburgh, Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr., Renita J. Weems, Benjamin Alire Saenz and many others.
All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
The real religion of the world comes from women much more than from men – from mothers most of all, who carry the key of our souls in their bosoms.
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.
I wondered if my smile was as big as hers. Maybe as big. But not as beautiful.
He didn’t realize that love as powerful as your mother’s for you leaves its own mark.
Of all the rights of women, the greatest is to be a mother
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.
MOTHER (a word that means the world to me)
Even as a small child, I understood that woman had secrets, and that some of these were only to be told to daughters. In this way we were bound together for eternity.
The mother’s heart is the child’s schoolroom.
When my mother had to get dinner for 8 she’d just make enough for 16 and only serve half.
A father may turn his back on his child, brothers and sisters may become inveterate enemies, husbands may desert their wives, wives their husbands. But a mother’s love endures through all.
Life began with waking up and loving my mother’s face.
This is what we do, my mother’s life said. We find ourselves in the sacrifices we make.
If I have done anything in life worth attention, I feel sure that I inherited the disposition from my mother.