Top 100 To All Mothers Quotes

#1. I looked at the clock with the faint unconscious hope common to all mothers that time will somehow have passed magically away and the next time you look it will be bedtime.

Shirley Jackson

To All Mothers Quotes #504744
#2. I absolutely don't want to suggest that women are unreliable because we're mothers - on the contrary. But the question of who brings up the kids has a material effect on all women's careers.

Beeban Kidron

To All Mothers Quotes #785539
#3. Jesus is busy with his own stuff, and is not going to get involved in your little tug-of-war. Plus, don't forget, he has his own mother to deal with. She's all he can handle, as far as mothers go.

Anne Lamott

To All Mothers Quotes #789844
#4. All that I am or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.

Abraham Lincoln

To All Mothers Quotes #776791
#5. Of all the peoples whom I have studied, from city dwellers to cliff dwellers, I always find that at least 50 percent would prefer to have at least one jungle between themselves and their mothers-in-law.

Margaret Mead

To All Mothers Quotes #751925
#6. He is a poor son whose sonship does not make him desire to serve all men's mothers.

Harry Emerson Fosdick

To All Mothers Quotes #747833
#7. We all intuitively know that a mother's love is crucial to the creation of a well-adjusted human and that we are all born with an instinctive expectation of receiving unconditionally selfless love from our mother.

Jeremy Griffith

To All Mothers Quotes #747681
#8. All chefs are like Jewish mothers. They want to feed you and feed you and impress you. It's an eagerness to please.

Padma Lakshmi

To All Mothers Quotes #746485
#9. Youth isn't all it's cracked up to be either."
"Then you're doing it wrong.

Rachel Hauck

To All Mothers Quotes #740845
#10. There are lots of things sons shouldn't imagine about their mothers, above all what it was like to become one.


To All Mothers Quotes #724911
#11. Like all good mothers, she always knew the worst was going to happen and was disappointed and relieved when it finally did.

Elizabeth McCracken

To All Mothers Quotes #713377
#12. It's the child who's supposed to cry, and the mom who makes it all better, not the other way around, which is why mothers will move heaven and earth to hold it together in front of their own kids.

Jodi Picoult

To All Mothers Quotes #668060
#13. To Bette Davis, Gena Rowlands, Romy Schneider ... To all actresses who have played actresses, to all women who act, to all men who act and become women, to all the people who want to be mothers. To my mother.
- Dedication, Todo Sobre Mi Madre

Pedro Almodovar

To All Mothers Quotes #649524
#14. Mother energy is universal. It is the large expression of the sacred feminine that comes from spirit. It is embodied in all our biological mothers, but its not limited or confined to them.

Elaine Seiler

To All Mothers Quotes #648796
#15. Fathers and mothers have lost the idea that the highest aspiration they might have for their children is for them to be wise
as priests, prophets or philosophers are wise. Specialized competence and success are all that they can imagine.

Allan Bloom

To All Mothers Quotes #646489
#16. [Lynda's mother] You're stupid and you don't know it, that's you're problem. You talk, talk, talk, all the time. No one wants to listen to an idiot.

[Young Lynda] Uh. OK. Thanks, Mom.

Lynda Barry

To All Mothers Quotes #644802
#17. The relationship I have to my fatherland is like that of mothers with crippled children: they love them all the more, the more crippled they are. Germany is the background of all my plans, the return to Germany.

Friedrich List

To All Mothers Quotes #618275
#18. We all share the same origin, our mothers; all of us come in at the same door. - from the preface to 'Demian

Hermann Hesse

To All Mothers Quotes #604877
#19. In the '50s, women aspired to dress like their mothers - this polished, controlled, formal way of dressing. Then all of a sudden in the '60s, going into the '70s, they stopped dressing like their mothers.

Robin Givhan

To All Mothers Quotes #602370
#20. If you don't show care and love for your children and leave the mothers to take care of all their needs, if they grow up, they will also not consider you.

Yahya Jammeh

To All Mothers Quotes #599816
#21. Her son would be incomparably handsome, good and powerful. He would be the expected Messiah; it is fortunate for humanity that all mothers have this pathetic faith, without it mankind would not have the ever-renascent strength to go on living.

Emile Zola

To All Mothers Quotes #580516
#22. Women, in all fields - whether mothers or not - still encounter an extraordinary number of obstacles. They have to hold too many things together and often sacrifice their aspirations in the name of affections.

Elena Ferrante

To All Mothers Quotes #566121
#23. Her voice was perfect, custom-made for my ears. I wanted to hit the record button in my brain and save this all for later. Half of me was listening to her words, but the other half was mesmerized by the melody.

Kathy Hatfield

To All Mothers Quotes #565344
#24. I want to say one word to the men who are present. I fear you think the 'new woman' is going to wipe you off the planet, but be not afraid. All who have mothers, sisters, wives or sweethearts will be very well looked after.

Elizabeth Cady Stanton

To All Mothers Quotes #558931
#25. You are going to love the sports here. Snow skiing and water-skiing and rock climbing and all kinds of extreme sports. I give you full permission to hurl yourself off stuff.

Cynthia Hand

To All Mothers Quotes #557276
#26. The time was fast approaching when Earth, like all mothers, must say farewell to her children.

Arthur C. Clarke

To All Mothers Quotes #539474
#27. And it was dark
So dark at night
And we held on to each other
Like brother to brother
We promised our mothers we'd write
And we would all go down together

Billy Joel

To All Mothers Quotes #977626
#28. I want to say a little something that's long overdue, the disrespect to women has got to be through. To all the mothers and the sisters and the wives and friends, I wanna offer my love and respect till the end.

Adam Yauch

To All Mothers Quotes #1095948
#29. I believe that all women should have children. I think women are made to have children and to be mothers. I also think women have to have an identity outside the home.

Diane Von Furstenberg

To All Mothers Quotes #1092178
#30. So I guess what I'm trying to say is that life is fast. And it keeps speeding up. Sometimes I lose track of the season - or even the year. And we just have to make the best of it all.

Emily Giffin

To All Mothers Quotes #1084228
#31. I know that me personally I'm different than anyone else, just like our mothers all tell us we're all very special and unique and we are, and I think if an actor can stick to trying to make the character resemble something from their own spirit it will automatically be unique.

Chris Pratt

To All Mothers Quotes #1070991
#32. Naturally, my Jewish mother, like all Jewish mothers, wanted me to be a doctor, or a lawyer... or as she used to say, "Be something!" I wanted to be a cartoonist. Oy vey, a cartoonist was not on her list... I

Gideon Amichay

To All Mothers Quotes #1061886
#33. I had asked her for help, and she had sent me to the lions. I knew that she was trying to save her little girl, but sometimes mothers with the best intentions kill their daughters all the same.

Laura Whitcomb

To All Mothers Quotes #1037948
#34. Some women are born mothers, some women become mothers, and some have motherhood thrust upon them. I struggled against it all my life, but I think the truth is I was probably born to it. I don't do badly, I don't do well, I just do it.

Fay Weldon

To All Mothers Quotes #1025858
#35. Like all mothers, mother nature will tuck you safely into bed at night only to come into your room two hours later in a scary mask and threaten you with a nail

Greg Evigan

To All Mothers Quotes #1024593
#36. Juarez had become a failed city. The mayor of Juarez lived in El Paso. Not only did he not live in his own city, he didn't live in his own country. You had all these kids out of school who didn't want to work because they saw their mothers toiling in jobs for hardly any cash.

Beto O'Rourke

To All Mothers Quotes #1017299
#37. I imagined the sound of whips on black backs and the roar of the overseer over the cry of mothers being separated from their babies. I pulled on all the strength I had not to shot out every valuable leaded pane of glass in that stinking house.

Linda Leigh Hargrove

To All Mothers Quotes #1008918
#38. We are people, individuals comprising a variety of sexes, races, shifting sexualities and all the rest of it. Every convention that tries to reinforce this difference is a step back. Notions of gender pointlessly separate men from women, but also mothers from daughters and fathers from sons.

Robert Webb

To All Mothers Quotes #1008413
#39. Mothers seem to have an infinite capacity to withstand hurt from their children. All they see is their pain and I think they feel responsible for it, as if it is their fault that the child in question is feeling so bad and acting so selfishly -- and thus the very least they can do is take it.

Belinda Jones

To All Mothers Quotes #980328
#40. All I can say to people who hate their mothers for giving birth to them is "get the fuck out of your scaredy shells and kiss the world".

Jay Woodman

To All Mothers Quotes #526180
#41. I was joking with my mom that all Jewish mothers now will want their kids to be filmmakers instead of doctors. Because you can make one film, and suddenly you're directing a 'Jurassic Park' movie.

Colin Trevorrow

To All Mothers Quotes #967930
#42. As motherhood as a "private enterprise" declines and more mothers rely on the work of lower-paid specialists, the value accorded the work of mothering (not the value of children) has declined for women, making it all the harder for men to take it up.

Arlie Russell Hochschild

To All Mothers Quotes #945786
#43. I just want to make sure Mama. Sometimes I don't even know what I want. A lot of times I'm just tired."
Mama reached up and smoothed Liza's curls away from her face. "Well darlin', that's the sign of a life being lived. I think we're all tired when we're giving it our best.

Gwenn Wright

To All Mothers Quotes #921126
#44. We all came from our mothers' bellies. We all have hope in our veins. We don't want history to forget us, but the dead look after the afterwards.

Henri Cole

To All Mothers Quotes #918250
#45. And why is Saint Paula a Saint? She dumps her four kids at a convent. She runs off to Hajira with Saint Jerome. How is that a saint?
You've got shitty mothers all over America who would love to dump their kids and travel.

Amy Bloom

To All Mothers Quotes #908122
#46. Believing that all women should want to be mothers makes about as much sense as believing that all men should want to be engineers.

Harriet Lerner

To All Mothers Quotes #897612
#47. Their mothers had finally caught up to them and been proven right. There were consequences after all but they were the consequences to things you didn't even know you'd done.

Margaret Atwood

To All Mothers Quotes #890705
#48. We all have the best laid plans for our children, and they go and ruin it all by growing up any way they want to. What the hell was it all for, then? (Real Life and Liars)

Kristina Riggle

To All Mothers Quotes #884776
#49. Sometimes all a parent needs is to know the impossible is actually possible. Hope goes a long way when it comes to autism. Matt gives people hope.

Liz Becker

To All Mothers Quotes #853919
#50. Her look was easy to read - she couldn't understand, we'd always been able to talk, she was hurt. Mothers can give all of that to you in one brief look.

Deb Caletti

To All Mothers Quotes #826871
#51. Every day, President Obama and Senator McCaskill are making it harder for working mothers and women of all ages to find a good-paying job. They continue to dictate to our families how they should live, stripping them of opportunities and freedom.

Sarah Steelman

To All Mothers Quotes #798271
#52. All these kings would do a deal better if they would put down their swords and listen to their mothers.

George R R Martin

To All Mothers Quotes #161828
#53. A wedding is for daughters and fathers. The mothers all dress up, trying to look like young women. But a wedding is for a father and daughter. They stop being married to each other on that day.

Sarah Ruhl

To All Mothers Quotes #285200
#54. I love you," was his reply. "I make myself keep on loving you, despite what you do. I've got to love you. We all have to love you, and believe in
you, and think you are looking out for our best interests. But look at us, Momma, and really see us.

V.C. Andrews

To All Mothers Quotes #282961
#55. I can say in all candor that husbands need wives, and if their wives are simply the "mothers of their children", they're likely to look elsewhere for someone to fill the wife void.

Richard E. Greenberg

To All Mothers Quotes #265613
#56. Mothers serve their families in all manner of dirty and undignified positions, willingly taking on a workload so extensive and ongoing you could never hire someone to to it.

Catherine McNiel

To All Mothers Quotes #262754
#57. I have never seen a better mother than an elephant. I suppose that if humans were pregnant for two years, the investment might be enough to make us all better mothers.

Jodi Picoult

To All Mothers Quotes #262098
#58. In fact, the mothers of all her girl friends impressed on their daughters the necessity of being helpless, clinging, doe-eyed creatures. Really, it took a
lot of sense to cultivate and hold such a pose.

Margaret Mitchell

To All Mothers Quotes #229889
#59. At the end of the day, can you look back and say to yourself, "Today, my mother would be proud of me because I gave it all I had"? If you can, you will have had a very good day. And if you can do this every day, you will have a very good life.

Patrick Henry Hughes

To All Mothers Quotes #207017
#60. All I know is that I carried you for nine months. I fed you, I clothed you, I paid for your college education. Friending me on Facebook seems like a small thing to ask in return.

Jodi Picoult

To All Mothers Quotes #202749
#61. Mothers sometimes are overly possessive, but not all children allow themselves to be possessed.

Robert Bloch

To All Mothers Quotes #200897
#62. She did understand about sacrificing values for the sake of love. It was a lesson all mothers had to memorize.

Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

To All Mothers Quotes #178398
#63. All artists are mothers. To be an artist is to be a creator, whether of a symphony or a supper or a painting or a person. Motherhood is the primary art, the art of creating (procreating) people.

Peter Kreeft

To All Mothers Quotes #175158
#64. Like all mothers, mother nature is delighted to keep in touch with you when you're appearing in hit tv shows like BJ and the bear and My Two Dads but when you suddenly find yourself hosting When Insects Attack, oh she becomes strangely distant.

Greg Evigan

To All Mothers Quotes #168510
#65. I know what it's like to struggle and to have those concerns that all mothers have.

Ann Romney

To All Mothers Quotes #298196
#66. Young people need their own private places which mothers don't belong to, even if they want mother all around the edge of that.

Dawn French

To All Mothers Quotes #153331
#67. Because I don't have a child and as much as you can sort of imagine it it's always nice to hear from all different walks of life what motherhood is like and what that feels like. And particularly young mothers.

Abbie Cornish

To All Mothers Quotes #150253
#68. In order to provide the German housewife, above all mothers of many children ... with tangible relief from her burdens, the Fuhrer has commissioned me to bring into the Reich from the eastern territories some four to five hundred thousand select, healthy, and strong girls.

Fritz Sauckel

To All Mothers Quotes #145712
#69. Is my mother my friend? I would have to say, first of all she is my Mother, with a capital 'M'; she's something sacred to me. I love her dearly ... yes, she is also a good friend, someone I can talk openly with if I want to.

Sophia Loren

To All Mothers Quotes #135653
#70. Mothers of today have no greater opportunity and no more serious challenge than to do all they can to strengthen the home.

L. Tom Perry

To All Mothers Quotes #126204
#71. Grace began to understand. "I have friends," she protested. "I have Zaddie."

"Zaddie is just a little colored girl," Mary-Love pointed out. "It's all right to play with Zaddie, but she's not your real friend. John Robert can be your real little friend.

Michael McDowell

To All Mothers Quotes #125461
#72. If you are a nurturing mother, and a good one, you can go to play groups, sit on the floor and play all the games, and have tea with the other mothers, but wouldn't you like to think that's not all there is? That you haven't hung up your high heels without knowing how to walk in them?

Tori Amos

To All Mothers Quotes #123789
#73. There is entirely too much tut-tutting in this realm, if you ask me. All these kings would do a deal better if they put down their swords and listened to their mothers.

George R R Martin

To All Mothers Quotes #97023
#74. Let the voices of all mothers be heard, as we come to honor the gift of Motherhood.


To All Mothers Quotes #69722
#75. By the time we were knit in our mothers' wombs, our lives were like open books before Him
every sentence read, every paragraph indented, every chapter titled, every page numbered. He knew it all in advance
all the sin, all the selfishness, every weakness. Yet He chose to love us

Beth Moore

To All Mothers Quotes #5348
#76. You hear mothers say all the time that they would die for their children, but my mom never said shit like that. She didn't have to. When it came to my brother, it was written across her face in 112-point Tupac Gothic.

Junot Diaz

To All Mothers Quotes #521
#77. Dear God, help him and help the mother . . . help all mothers everywhere. We need so much help, with the little sensitive, loving hearts and minds that look to us for guidance and love and understanding.

L.M. Montgomery

To All Mothers Quotes #418743
#78. All womanhood is hampered today because the world on which it is emerging is a world that tries to worship both virgins and mothers and in the end despises motherhood and despoils virgins.

W.E.B. Du Bois

To All Mothers Quotes #495728
#79. To all those mothers and fathers who are struggling with teen-agers, I say, just be patient: even though it looks like you can't do anything right for a number of years, parents become popular again when kids reach 20.

Marian Wright Edelman

To All Mothers Quotes #494557
#80. In order to overcome the spirit that creates war, mothers must begin in the tender years of childhood to teach children that right must be the foundation of all might, that authority can be exercised without the help of fists.

Ellen Key

To All Mothers Quotes #477289
#81. Well, this was nice, Mom. I really appreciate your visit. We
should do this again sometime. Should I walk you to the door, or
do you know how to get to hell all by yourself?

Ty Mitchell

To All Mothers Quotes #473041
#82. Yes, my mom does keep making references to marriage, like all mothers do, but it's only in a lighter mood ... she just jokes.

Saina Nehwal

To All Mothers Quotes #457979
#83. But there were no faerie godmothers. There were only mothers and grandmothers, and there was no magic wand to wave over a person's heart and make it all better. The fairy tales lied ... Fucking Brothers Grimm.

Laurell K. Hamilton

To All Mothers Quotes #447922
#84. Of all the rights of women, the greatest is to be a mother

Lin Yutang

To All Mothers Quotes #443558
#85. All fatherhood is very important because single mothers shouldn't have to raise sons or daughters; they need that help.


To All Mothers Quotes #436675
#86. There's a long tradition - certainly with country, but in all kinds of genres of music - to have humorous lyrics. Certainly with Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention and, if you look at country, Roger Miller and Jim Stafford.

Rick Moranis

To All Mothers Quotes #426509
#87. It's true, Christmas can feel like a lot of work, particularly for mothers. But when you look back on all the Christmases in your life, you'll find you've created family traditions and lasting memories. Those memories, good and bad, are really what help to keep a family together over the long haul.

Caroline Kennedy

To All Mothers Quotes #424123
#88. All mothers worry, but Black mothers, we have to worry a little bit more.

Jodi Picoult

To All Mothers Quotes #420738
#89. the color-matching company had to make up for their dismal mistake with 2015, which they'd dubbed the year of "marsala," which only ended up being true for mothers of the bride. All

Courtney Maum

To All Mothers Quotes #506549
#90. Yes, it's quite amazing how I continue to shock my mother even after all these years together

Eloisa James

To All Mothers Quotes #417940
#91. We, as mothers, will have children of all ages, at all stages of their religious journey. Some have been saved, some are struggling in sin, some are confused, and some are under the chastening hand of God. We need to be there, praying, smiling, encouraging and seeing them through these rough years.

Sharon White

To All Mothers Quotes #406293
#92. All mothers love their own children as best they can, according to their temperament and circumstances, and all mothers should have done better, in their children's eyes, when the going gets tough for the children.

Fay Weldon

To All Mothers Quotes #389355
#93. I'm inclined to think we are all ghosts-every one of us. It's not just what we inherit from our mothers and fathers that haunts us. Its all kinds of old defunct theories, all sorts of old defunct beliefs, and things like that.

Henrik Ibsen

To All Mothers Quotes #382390
#94. I'm urgin all daughters to kiss their mothers with those lips that all that lipstick covers. You never too grown up to miss and hug her.


To All Mothers Quotes #377731
#95. I suggest you all ask your mothers to make you some smiles and keep them in your pockets. If you ever find any one feeling sad or frightened or angry, then you can give them a smile and you will see what a change takes place.

Deepak Menon

To All Mothers Quotes #372680
#96. I hope that you mothers will realize that when all is said and done, you have no more compelling responsibility, nor any laden with greater rewards, than the nurture you give your children in an environment of security, peace, companionship, love, and motivation to grow and do well.

Gordon B. Hinckley

To All Mothers Quotes #359829
#97. Push away the past, that vessel in which all emotions curdle to regret.

Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

To All Mothers Quotes #359786
#98. Men,' Gabby sighs. 'Spend all their time trying to turn you into their mothers, wanting clothes ironed, meals cooked, but then they despise you because you remind them of their mothers.

Ellie Campbell

To All Mothers Quotes #344879
#99. I am very lucky. I have known wonderful romantic love in my life but to actually see this little creature and find him to be the most beautiful creature in the world. I know all mothers and fathers feel that way.

Anne-Marie Duff

To All Mothers Quotes #324886
#100. In the final analysis, each of us is responsible for what we are. We cannot blame it on our mothers, who, thanks to Freud, have replaced money as the root of all evil.

Helen Lawrenson

To All Mothers Quotes #302270

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