Sunday, May 9, 2010

Happy Mother's Day!

A few fun quotes for the day:
Being a full-time mother is one of the highest salaried jobs... since the payment is pure love. - Mildred B. Vermont

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

All that I am or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel Mother.- quote Abraham Lincoln

Mother is the name for god on the lips and hearts of all children.  - Brandon Lee

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

We never know the love of the parent until we become parents ourselves.- quote by Henry Ward Beecher

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. - Special Quotes for Mother's Day by William D. Tammeus

If I had a single flower for every time I think about you, I could walk forever in my garden. - Attributed to Claudia Ghandi

All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That's his.- Oscar Wilde

I hope you all have a great day - whether you're a mother to a child or a pet, or a man with a special woman in your life, or a child with an amazing mother!



  1. We never know the love of the parent until we become parents ourselves.- quote by Henry Ward Beecher

    ABSOLUTE truth. I was completely unprepared for the tsunami of emotion after my daughter was born.

  2. I like the second quote. Even in a city, there's a lot of driving involved.

  3. I'm really enjoying visiting everyone's Mothers Day blogs because everyone shares it differently! I love the quotes!

  4. Great quotes. Happy Mother's Day!

  5. God bless all people who have a mothering spirit.

  6. Yes, happy mother's day to all you wonderful mother's out there. You shape and grow your children out of love... without you; your young ones would not be who they are. Thx for all you do and what you are.

    May your kids not take you for granted--and may you get help and respect from you partner that you deserve.
    God bless

  7. Wonderful quotes! I especially love the first one. I hope you have a fabulous day!

  8. Awesome quotes and even more amazing emotions behind them. Thank you!!

  9. Love the quotes. Happy mother's day to you!