83+ Inspiring Mother’s Day Quotes and Sayings

Best Mother's Day quotes and sayings

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

Inspiring Mother’s Day quotes


My mother is a walking miracle. ~Leonardo DiCaprio


Motherhood is… difficult and… rewarding. ~Gloria Estefan


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


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. ~Stevie Wonder


The love of a mother is the veil of a softer light between the heart and the heavenly Father. ~Samuel Taylor Coleridge


Mother’s love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved. ~Erich Fromm


A mother’s arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them. ~Victor Hugo


Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children. ~William Makepeace Thackeray


Motherhood: All love begins and ends there. ~Robert Browning


All I know is that when I’m a parent I want to be just like my mom. I can talk to my mom more than any of my friends could talk to their parents. ~Nikki Reed


Being a full-time mother is one of the highest salaried jobs… since the payment is pure love. ~Mildred B. Vermont


Life began with waking up and loving my mother’s face. ~George Eliot


Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws. ~Barbara Kingsolver


For when a child is born the mother also is born again.


My mom is definitely my rock. ~Alicia Keys


Children are the anchors of a mother’s life. ~Sophocles


Who’s a boy gonna talk to if not his mother? ~Donald E. Westlake


It may be possible to gild pure gold, but who can make his mother more beautiful? ~Mahatma Gandhi


Short mother’s day quotes


Your loving spirit helped me find my own.


Always my Mother, forever my Friend.


Most mothers are instinctive philosophers. ~Harriet Beecher Stowe


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


A mother’s arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them. ~Victor Hugo


What I am, you helped me to be.


Thank you mom for all your love.


Mom-sized love…built to last..


A mom will sit in the rain to watch her child sit on the bench.


For everything I am today, my mother’s love showed me the way. ~Karl Juchs


We are born of love: love is our mother. ~Rumi


An ounce of mother is worth a ton of priest. Love you Mom. Happy Mother’s Day..!


Mom turned upside down spells WOW.


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


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


I can imagine no heroism greater than motherhood. ~Lance Conrad, The price of Creation


Mom, you’re my best friend. Happy Mother’s Day.


If love is as sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love.


The best medicine in the world is a mother’s hug.


Funny mother’s day quotes


Happy mother’s day Mom.
Dear mom,
Congratulations on being one year closer to the age when you start complaining about not having grandchildren.


Nothing is lost until your mother can’t find it.


I love how we don’t have to say out loud that I’m your favorite child.


Ah, Babies! They’re more than just adorable little creatures on whom you can blame your farts. ~Tina Fey


Life doesn’t come with a manual, it comes with a mother.



Mom, I couldn’t afford a gift, so I made you some stretch marks. Happy Mother’s Day!


Mom, thanks for teaching me how to use a big girl potty. That has proven to be a valuable life skill.


If a woman speaks and no one is listening, her name is probably Mom.

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Mother’s day quotes from daughter


I love you for the little girl that you once were, for the amazing woman you are today, and for the precious daughter you will always be.


I am so grateful and blessed for having special mother like you.
I appreciate you a lot.
Take care always and God bless.
Wish you a good health.
Happy Mother’s Day.


No matter what we go through. No matter how much we argue. In the end, you are there for me always and I love you for that.


Happy Mother’s Day to someone who carried me for 9 months physically and for 29 years financially.


Mom, I love you!
If I had a single flower for every time I think about you, I could walk forever in my garden.
Happy Mother’s Day.


A daughter is someone you laugh with, dream with, and love with all your heart.


When you have a wonderful mother-in-law who takes sides with you in squabbles with her own daughter. That’s something. ~Lou Gehrig


It’s as if, in the mother’s eyes, her smile, her stroking touch, the child first reads the message: “You are there!”. ~Adrienne Rich


I just inherited her sense of resilience and hopefulness and enthusiasm for life – that’s no matter what happened to you, you couldn’t maybe control that, but what you could try to control was how you responded to it. ~Hillary Clinton


I love you more than you see.
You have always been there when I needed you to be. ~Gail M. Russellburg


There are not enough words I can say to describe just how important my mother was to me, and what a powerful influence she continues to be..
Mother, I love you.


Dear mom,
Thanks for always being there for me, love me, care for me. No one can ever replace you in my love, me.


There will be so may times you feel like you’ve failed. But in the eyes, heart, and mind of your child, you are super Mom. ~Stephanie Precourt


By the time a woman realizes her mother was right, she has a daughter who thinks she’s wrong.

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Mother’s day quotes from son


There’s this boy who stole my heart he calls me Mom


Mom, you took care of me all your life and I promise to always be there for you and care for you no matter what.
Happy Mother’s Day.


Happy Mother’s Day
Mother, dear mother, the years have been long.
Since I last listened your lullaby song:
Sing, then, and unto my soul it shall seem
Womanhood’s years have been only a dream.


As you create a home, don’t get distracted with a lot of things that have no meaning for you or your family.
Don’t dwell on your failures, but think of your successes.
Have joy in your home.
Have joy in your children.
Have joy in your husband.
Be grateful for the journey.
~Marjorie Pay Hinckley


I count myself as the luckiest son on the earth for having you in my life.


Dear Mom! Let me be the most fortunate forever with your valuable presence in my life. Love you, mom. Happy Mother’s Day!


My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it. ~Mark Twain


Mother can not do without her sons whatever they make mistakes because first and last she is the mothers. Happy Mother’s Day.


Men are what their mothers made them. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson


No matter your age, you always need your mom.


I believe in love at first sight because I loved my mom since I opened my eyes.


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


Mother’s day quotes from husband


On this special day relax and put your feet up. Thank you darling for your patience and encouragement strength, generosity and above all your immortal words of wisdom because I said so, that’s why.
Happy Mother’s Day.


Your friendship, your commitment to our family, and your love define my life. Life is wonderful because of you! Happy Mother’s Day To My Wife!


To my wife on Mother’s Day,
Our habitude and light:
May you be as happy as
You make us with your love.
Winds may blow the world away,
Intent on reaching night.
For us there’ll always be a home,
Everywhere you move.


You are the queen of my heart and also the queen of our home. I love you with all my heart and I wish you the best on this Mother’s Day and I thank you for giving me such a beautiful daughter.


To the world you are a mother, but to your family you are the world.


When I asked you to marry me it was because I was quite sure that by your side I could be very happy and that we would form a very beautiful home. I thank you because you are a good wife and you always worry about the welfare of our children.


Thousands of congratulations on this Mother’s Day!


The only thing better than having you as my wife is our children having you as their mommy.


My beloved wife, one of the things that makes me happiest in this world is to have you as a wife, not only because you are a wonderful woman but also because you’re an exemplary mother and you love with all your heart to our children. Happy Mother’s, Day.


Happy Mother’s Day to the woman I love. I hope you feel every day how grateful I am for you and for all you do.


No man succeeds without a good woman behind him. Wife or mother, if it is both, he is twice blessed indeed. ~Godfrey Winn


Happy Mother’s Day To My Dear Wife. You guide our family with wisdom and comfort us with your love. Thank you for giving our children both roots and wings!



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