Thursday, April 29, 2010


I love to use quotes on my pages....sometimes as my journaling sometimes as the title....

There are so many fabulous quotes that sometimes it is hard to decide which to use! So I thought today with mothers day approaching I would post some of my favorite quotes about being am om/motherhood. Hope you enjoy these...

"Before you were conceived I wanted you, Before you were born I loved you, Before you were here an hour I would die for you, This is the miracle of Mother's Love." ~ Maureen Hawkins

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

"No language can express the power and beauty and heroism of a mother's love." ~Edwin H. Chapin

A mother understands what a child does not say. Yiddish Proverb

God couldn't be everywhere, so he created mothers. Yiddish Proverb

A mother's heart is always with her children. Proverb

Motherhood: All love begins and ends there. Robert Browning

A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take. Cardinal Mermillod

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

Of all the rights of women, the greatest is to be a mother. Lin Yutang

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

She never quite leaves her children at home, even when she doesn't take them along. ~Margaret Culkin Banning

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. ~Sophia Loren, Women and Beauty

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

One good mother is worth a hundred schoolmasters. ~George Herbert

There's nothing like a mama-hug. ~Terri Guillemets

Mother - that was the bank where we deposited all our hurts and worries. ~T. DeWitt Talmage

Mother's love grows by giving. ~Charles Lamb

A man's work is from sun to sun, but a mother's work is never done. ~Author Unknown

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

Hope you enjoy these

1 comment:

Melanie said...

I love those quotes Laura. Thanks for sharing.