57+ Inspiring Mother Quotes & Sayings

Best mother quotes & Sayings

These are inspirational, motivational, wise, and funny mother quotes, sayings, and proverbs that inspire us. See more quotes by topic on MindBootstrap.

Funny mother quotes


I don’t want to sleep like a baby. I want to sleep like my husband.


When I tell my kids I’ll do something in a minute, what I’m really saying is, “Please forget.”


When my kids act up in public, I like to yell ‘Wait till I tell your mom!’ and pretend they’re not mine.


The biggest surprise about motherhood is that humans can actually survive on one hour of sleep a night.

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Short mom quotes


A mother understands, what a child does not say. ~Jewish Proverb


A mother’s arms are more comforting than anyone else’s.


Mothers hold their children’s hands for a short while, but their hearts forever.


Remember I love you, Mom.


Your loving spirit helped me find my own.


A mom’s hug lasts long after she lets go.


A mother is not a person to lean on but a person to make learning unnecessary. ~Dorothy C. Fisher


A mother is your first friend, your best friend, your forever friend.

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The loveliest masterpiece of the heart of God is the heart of a mother. ~St. Therese of Lisieux


Mothers who work full time — they’re the real heroes. ~Kate Winslet


Mother quotes from daughter


One of the most important relationships we have is the relationship we have with out mothers. ~IYanla Vanzant


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


No matter how old she may be, sometimes a girl just needs her mom.


Maybe it’s just a daughter’s job to piss off her mother. ~Chuck Palahniuk


I love my mom, no matter what we go through, no matter how much we argue, I know in the end, she’ll always be there for me.


I smile because I’m your daughter. I laugh because there’s nothing you can do about it.


You’re the mom everyone wishes they had.


I love my mother as the trees love water and sunshine. She helps me grow, prosper, and reach great heights. ~Terri Guillemets


The more a daughter knows the details of her mother’s life, the stronger the daughter.


I love my mother quotes


I love my mother. She’s my first love. She has been through a lot and is a sole survivor. ~Missy Elliot, American Musician


I love my mom because she gave me everything: she gave me love, she gave me her soul and she gave me her time.


The more I grow, the more I realize that my mom is the best best friend that I ever had.
Ps, I love my mom.


I believe in love at first sight, because I love my mom since I opened my eyes…


Mother’s love is unlimited and never fades.
I love my mother.


You are my friend, my spirit, my influence towards success. There is no replacement of you. You are the best and will be best forever. I love you my dearest mom.


I love my mother, not as a prisoner of atherosclerosis, but as a person; and I must love her enough to accept her as she is, now, for as long as this dwindling may take.


I love my mother so much, because I see the whole of her. ~Alexandra Fuller


Being a mother quotes


Until one becomes a mother, no one can ever tell you what it will feel like to love someone else so deeply and profoundly that you will rejoice when they rejoice, ache when they ache, feel what they feel — even without ever speaking a word. ~Jennifer Quinn


It takes someone really brave to be a mother, someone strong to raise a child and someone special to love someone more than herself.


Being a mother is the highest paid job in the world, since the payment is in pure love!


It’s not easy being a mother. If it were easy, fathers would do it.


I am proud of many things in life but nothing beats being a mother.


Being a mother is learning about strengths you didn’t know you had, and dealing with fears you didn’t know existed.


Becoming a mother makes you realize you can do almost anything…one-handed.


At the end of the day my most important title is still Mom-in-Chief. ~Michelle Obama


Being a mother is hard and it wasn’t a subject I ever studied. ~Rudy Wax


Mother quotes from son


My mother is not a CIA agent, but she’s an Italian mother, and she’d do anything for her son. ~Adriano Giannini


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


A man never sees all that his mother has been to him until it’s too late to let her know that he sees it. ~W. D. Howells


To a mother, a son is never a fully grown man; and a son is never a fully grown man until he understands and accepts this about his mother. ~Unknown


All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother. ~Abraham Lincoln


Moms are as relentless as the tides. They just don’t drive us to practice, they drive us to greatness. ~Steve Rushin


A son will always need his mom. Even if he has a wife and children, his mother’s hugs will always keep him warm.


Only one woman is able to love a man more than she loves herself. It’s his mother.


Strong mother quotes


You are amazing and strong and brave and wonderful. Remember that today.


A real mom:
Emotional, yet the rock.
Tired, but keeps going.
Worried, but full of hope.
Impatient, yet patient.
Overwhelmed, but never quits.
Amazing, even though doubted.
Wonderful, even in the chaos.
Life changer, every single day.


The strongest person in the world is a grieving mother that wakes up and keeps going every morning. ~Tara Watkins Anderson


That strong mother doesn’t tell her cub, Son, stay week so the wolves can get you. She says, toughen up, this is reality we are living in. ~Lauryn Hill


Be a strong woman. So your daughter will have a role model and your son will know what to look for in a woman when he’s a man.


Mothers are strong and vicious especially when it comes to protecting their children, more especially when it’s their daughter, that’s like protecting their clone!


I think God made a woman to be strong and not to be trampled under the feet of men. I’ve always felt this way because my mother was a very strong woman, without a husband.


I was raised by a strong mother and I never felt like I had to be a role, you know, I was just me, who I am. ~Rickie Lee Jones


My mom was a strong single mom, and I am who I am today because of her strength and dedication.



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