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Mother Quotes


These are some of the best 'Mother' quotations and sayings.

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" What is wanting," said Napoleon one day to Madame Campan, "in order that the youth of France be well educated?" "Good mothers," was the reply. The Emperor was most forcibly struck with this answer. "Here," said he, "is a system in one word."

A father may turn his back on his child, brothers and sisters may become inveterate enemies, husbands may desert their wives, wives their husbands. But a mother's love endures through all.

A man never sees all that his mother has been to him till it's too late to let her know that he sees it.

A mother is a mother still, The holiest thing alive.

A mother's love is indeed the golden link that binds youth to age; and he is still but a child, however time may have furrowed his cheek, or silvered his brow, who can yet recall, with a softened heart, the fond devotion, or the gentle chidings, of the best friend that God ever gives us.

All that I am my mother made me.

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

An ounce of mother is worth a pound of clergy.

Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother.

But one thing on earth is better than the wife, and that is the mother.

Children are what the mothers are; no fondest father's fondest care can so fashion the infant's heart, or so shape the life.

Children, look in those eyes, listen to that dear voice, notice the feeling of even a single touch that is bestowed upon you by that gentle hand! Make much of it while yet you have that most precious of all good gifts, a loving mother. Read the unfathomable love of those eyes; the kind anxiety of that tone and look, however slight your pain. In after life you may have friends, fond, dear friends, but never will you have again the inexpressible love and gentleness lavished upon you, which none but a mother bestows.

Even He that died for us upon the cross, in the last hour, in the unutterable agony of death, was mindful of his mother, as if to teach us that this holy love should be our last worldly thought, -the last point of earth from which the soul should take its flight for heaven.

Every time a player goes out there, at least 20 people have some amount of influence on him. His mother has more influence than anyone. I know because I played, and I loved my mama.

God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers.

Happy he with such a mother! faith in womankind beats with his blood, and trust in all things high comes easy to him, and though he trip and fall, he shall not blind his soul with clay.

Her children arise up and call her blessed.

I arose a mother in Israel.

I think it must somewhere be written, that the virtues of mothers shall be visited on their children, as well as the sins of the fathers.

If I were hanged on the highest hill, Mother o' mine, O mother o' mine! I know whose love would follow me still, Mother o' mine, O mother o' mine!


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