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25 Mother's Day Quotes to Celebrate Women

Heidi Brewer

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Mother's Day is a special time of year when we can celebrate our mothers, mother figures, and all the influential women in our lives. As a woman owned company we recognize the role that so many wonderful women have played in the success of Minky Couture. Talented seamstresses, outstanding leaders and women in other positions have made Minky Couture what it is today. Join with us in celebrating the terrific women in your lives. Find your own special personalized way to do so and consider following quotes. They are a great way to show your love to the important women and mother figures in your life. Here's a big "you go girl!" to all women!
1. "There’s no way to be a perfect mother, and a million ways to be a good one." - Jill Churchill
2. "The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness." - Honore de Balzac  
3. "Having kids — the responsibility of rearing good, kind, ethical, responsible human beings — is the biggest job anyone can embark on." - Maria Shriver
4. "All that I am, or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel mother." - 
Abraham Lincoln

 

5. "My Mother: She is beautiful, softened at the edges and tempered with a spine of steel. I want to grow old and be like her." - Jodi Picoult 

6. "A man loves his sweetheart the most, his wife the best, but his mother the longest." - Irish Proverb

7. "There is no role in life that is more essential than that of motherhood." - Elder M. Russell Ballard
8. "A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take." - Cardinal Mermillod
9. "Nothing is really lost until your mom can't find it." - Unknown
10. "God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers." - Rudyard Kipling
11. "Sooner or later we all quote our mothers." - Unknown
12. "Moms are like buttons — they hold everything together." - Unknown
13. "The influence of a mother in the lives of her children is beyond calculation." - James E. Faust

14. "Personally, I’ve always known that I wanted to go back to work because I’m confident, and I’m certain that my daughter will have a better mother in me if I’m doing the things that I’m excited about and that I’m passionate about." - Lisa Ling

15. "If evolution really works, how come mothers only have two hands?" - Milton Berle 

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

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

18. "When you’re in the thick of raising your kids by yourself, you tend to keep a running list of everything you think you’re doing wrong. I recommend taking a lot of family pictures as evidence to the contrary." - Connie Schultz

 

19. "Being a mother is an attitude, not a biological relation." - Robert A. Heinlein
20. "If I have done anything in life worth attention, I feel sure that I inherited the disposition from my mother." - Booker T. Washington
21. "Everybody wants to save the Earth; nobody wants to help Mom do the dishes." - P.J. O'Rourke
22. "It’s not easy being a mother. If it were easy, fathers would do it." - Dorothy - the Golden Girls
23. "As my mom always said, ‘You’d rather have smile lines than frown lines." - Cindy Crawford

24. "My mother is my root, my foundation. She planted the seed that I base my life on, and that is the belief that the ability to achieve starts in your mind." - Michael Jordan
25. "My mother was my role model before I even knew what that word was." - Lisa Leslie

Happy Mother's Day to mothers and women everywhere.

Sewn with love,