Mothers Day quotes as I remember Mama

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I have searched a number of Mothers Day quotes, especially important to me this year as I remember my Mama who recently passed away. It’s a tough time and she’s a tough act to follow as I try to do as she did and be the best Mother a Mother can be.

With that said, here are some of my favorite Mother’s Day quotes:

Mother love is the fuel that enables a normal human being to do the impossible. Marion C. Garretty

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

All mothers are working mothers. Unknown

You don’t really understand human nature unless you know why a child on a merry-go-round will wave at his parents every time around – and why his parents will always wave back.  William D. Tammeus

A suburban mother’s role is to deliver children obstetrically once, and by car forever after. Peter De Vries

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

If the whole world were put into one scale, and my mother in the other, the whole world would kick the beam. Lord Langdale aka Henry Bickersteth)

The moment a child is born, the mother is also born.  She never existed before.  The woman existed, but the mother, never.  A mother is something absolutely new.  Rajneesh

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

A mother understands what a child does not say. Unknown

Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother. Oprah Winfrey

Children are a great comfort in your old age – and they help you reach it faster, too. Lionel Kauffman

Insanity is hereditary; you get it from your children. Sam Levenson

Most mothers are instinctive philosophers. Harriet Beecher Stowe

A Freudian slip is when you say one thing but mean your mother.  Unknown

Sorry about that last one, Mom. But you get it, right? Happy Mothers Day to all and to all good luck in doing the best you can as I remember Mama on this special day.

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