Write your Mom a letter of appreciation on Mother’s Day – these quotes will definitely brighten up her day. So make sure you add one!
Mother’s Day is the time to celebrate the mothers of our lives.
There can be many mothers in our lives, namely
- the woman who gave birth to you and raised you
- any woman who stood like a mother figure to you while growing up
- your mother-in-law
- relatives and friends who are mothers
Mother’s Day is an occasion made especially for them and we should work to let them know that they are greatly appreciated.
Sometimes, no matter how hard we try, we just can not find the right words to express how much we love and value our mothers.
Luckily, we have the words of writers, poets, singers, actors, and many more to help us express the words that we can not come up with on our own.
Here, we have gathered 49 of the best Mother’s Day quotes that you can use to make your Mom feel extra special.
Here we go!
Mother’s Day Quotes 1-10
There is a story behind everything. But behind all your stories is always your mother’s story, because hers is where yours begin.Mitch Albom
When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child.Sophie Loren
I remember my mother’s prayers and they have always followed me.Abraham Lincoln
Without you there would be no me.Richelle Goodrich
I am everything reflected in your eyes.
I am everything approved by your smile.
I am everything born of your guidance.
I am me only because of you.
A mother’s love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no pity, it dates all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path.Agatha Christie
A mother’s love liberates.Maya Angelou
A mother gives you life, a mother-in-law gives you her life.Amit Kalantri
There is no role in life that is more essential than that of motherhood.Elder Russell Ballard
The only place you were nearly safest was your mother’s womb.Dido Stargaze
She sacrifices her dream to make my dream come trueLuffina Lourduraj
Mother’s Day Quotes 11-20
In a child’s eyes, a mother is a goddess. She can be glorious or terrible, benevolent or filled with wrath, but she commands love either way. I am convinced that this is the greatest power in the universe.NK Jemisin
A mother understands what a child does not say.Jewish Proverb
From her thighs, she gives you lifeSuzy Kassem
And how you treat she who gives you life
Shows how much you value the life
Given to you by the Creator.
When we are in trouble, the first person we think of is our precious mother.Debasish Mridha
A mother is a person who seeing there are only four pieces of pie for five people, promptly announces she never did care for pie.Tenneva Jordan
That’s the wonderful thing about mothers: You can because you must, and you just do.Kate Winslet
Mother is the heartbeat in the home; and without her, there seems to be no heart throb.Leroy Brownlow
Mothers are like glue. Even when you can’t see them, they’re still holding the family together.Susan Gale
When you are looking at your mother, you are looking at the purest love you will ever know.Charley Benetto
Thank you, Mom, for the way you managed yourself during the childish, mean, selfish, insensitive, irresponsible, unreasonable, hateful moments I put you through. From your example I learned to be patient, positive, kind, selfless, sympathetic, reliable, sensible, and loving. You have my endless appreciation.Richelle Goodrich
Mother’s Day Quotes 21-30
My mother is pure radiance. She is the sun I can touch and kiss and hold without getting burnt.Sanober Khan
You loved me before seeing meLuffina Lourduraj
You love me in all my mistakes.
You will love me for what I am.
Mother’s love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.Erich Fromm
Authority is just and faithful in all matters of promise-keeping; it is also considerate, and that is why a good mother is the best home-ruler.Charlotte Mason
My mother reminds me of her painting palette. Her vibrant moods are swirls of color. She is witty, kooky orange one minute and reckless, sexy red the next. She is shades of sunshine and sunflower petals, and she is a circle of black, burrowing in a deep hole of depression and sadness. My mom is sincerely flawed and beautiful, making it hard not to fall in love with her.Susie Newman
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
I think of the most comforting and caring word I can. I point to myself and say, ‘Mother’.Katie Hale
To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power. Or the climbing, falling colors of a rainbow.Maya Angelou
A mother’s love endures through all.Washington Irving
I’ve got her spiritLauren Alaina
She always got my back
When I look at her
I think, I want to be just like that.
Mother’s Day Quotes 31-40
Compassion is like mother giving love to her children. Mother’s ways are higher than others, even when everyone rejects, mother accepts with her arms open and wide.Amit Ray
All that I am, or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.Abraham Lincoln
The most beautiful word on the lips of mankind is the word ‘Mother’, and the most beautiful call is the call of my mother.Kahlil Gibran
You’re my beginning, my story, my poetry, and my inspiration. You instilled life’s purpose and mission in my heart. You’re my beloved motherDebasish Mridha
Motherhood brings you to your knees in a way that doesn’t leave room for you to judge others. It makes you see that there’s no ideal — a constant struggle, constantly compromising, but ultimate love.Maggie Gyllenhaal
The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness.Honore de Balzac
Her hands held me gently from the day I took my first breath.Katherine Tynan
Her hands helped to guide me as I took my first step.
Her hands held me close when the tears would start to fall.
Her hands were quick to show me that she would take care of it all.
To children their mother’s sight is like a hug and their mother’s smile is like a kiss.Amit Kalantri
I am who I am or dream to be because of my mother.Nadine Sadaka Boulos
When your mother asks, ‘Do you want a piece of advice?’ It is a mere formality. It doesn’t matter if you answer yes or no. You’re going to get it anyway.Erma Bombeck
Mother’s Day Quotes 41-49
Mother’s love is the fuel that enables a normal human being to do the impossible.Marion C. Garretty
There is one soul above all othersSuzy Kassem
That you must always show patience, respect, and trust
And this woman is your mother.
Having kids — the responsibility of rearing good, kind, ethical, responsible human beings — is the biggest job anyone can embark on.Maria Shriver
There’s no understanding the power of a mother … when a son’s fate is at stake, no detective in the world can find more clues than a mother.Fabio Moon
A mother is your first friend, your best friend, your forever friend.Amit Kalantri
The natural state of motherhood is unselfishness.Jessica Lange
All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her.George Washington
If I were asked to define motherhood, I would have defined it as love in its purest form. Unconditional love.Revathi Sankaran
God could not be everywhere, and therefore He made mothers.Rudyard Kipling
Add any of these quotes to your gift!
Since we were kids, mothers have been our role models, best friends, trusted confidants, protectors, and support systems. A mother’s love is truly unconditional and it is too beautiful to be captured in just a few words.
We hope you have found a quote above that can help you tell your Mom how much you love and appreciate her. Insert these quotes into a Mother’s Day card, a social media post, or a good morning text on Mother’s Day and rest assured, your mom will feel special when she reads it!
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