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
Exciting Inspirational Motherhood quotations
I knew when I met you an adventure is going to happen.
Mothers are the rocks of our families and a foundation in our communities.
In gratitude for their generous love, patient counsel, and lifelong support, let us pay respect to the women who carry out the hard work of motherhood with skill and grace, and let us remember those mothers who, though no longer with us, inspire us still.
There never was a woman like her. She was gentle as a dove and brave as a lioness... The memory of my mother and her teachings were, after all, the only capital I had to start life with, and on that capital I have made my way.
Just because my path is different doesn't mean I'm lost.
When my kids become wild and unruly, I use a nice, safe playpen. When they're finished, I climb out.
My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother.
Youth fades, love droops, the leaves of friendship fall; A mother's secret hope outlives them all.
Fear has two meanings - Forget Everything And Run or Face Everything And Rise. The choice is yours.
There is no way to be a perfect mother, and a million ways to be a good one.
Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love and fearlessness.
If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love.
It is a kingly act to assist the fallen.
One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you've always wanted. Do it now.
No influence is so powerful as that of the mother.
However motherhood comes to you, it's a miracle.
A mother's love for her child is like nothing else in the world.
You have the power to say - This is not how my story will end.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
For knowledge is limited to all we now know and understand, while imagination embraces the entire world, and all there ever will be to know and understand.
Motherhood is not a hobby, it is a calling.
You do not collect children because you find them cuter than stamps. It is not something to do if you can squeeze the time in. It is what God gave you time for.
A mother is the truest friend we have when trials, heavy and sudden, fall upon us; when adversity takes the place of prosperity.
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
There is eternal influence and power in motherhood.
The moment a child is born, the mother is also born.
Children and mothers never truly part--Bound in the beating of each other's hearts.
One bad chapter does not mean your story is over.
Being a mother is an attitude, not a biological relation.
A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take.
Motherhood is given the brush-off in our society.
'Oh, I'm just a mom,' you hear women say. 'Just' a mom? Please! Being a mom is everything. It's mentorship, it's inspirational, it's our hope for the future.
I hope to arrive to my death, late, in love and a little drunk.
Having children just puts the whole world into perspective. Everything else just disappears.
What would men be without women? Scarce, sir...mighty scarce.
Courage allows the successful woman to fail - and to learn powerful lessons from the failure - so that in the end, she didn't fail at all.
Don't let the past steal your present. Your past has not defined, deterred or defeated you. It has only strengthened who you are today.
At work, you think of the children you have left at home.
At home, you think of the work you've left unfinished. Such a struggle is unleashed within yourself. Your heart is rent.
I think once you sign on to be a mother, that's the only shift they offer.
In the Heaven's above, the angels, whispering to one another, can find, among their burning terms of love, none so devotional as that of 'Mother.
There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.
I love being a mother. My children fill me up in many ways, and inspire me in many ways, but I need a partner in my life and I think most people feel that way.
Who is getting more pleasure from this rocking, the baby or me?
I thought my mom's whole purpose was to be my mom. That's how she made me feel.
The pain will leave once it has finished teaching you.
Everybody wants to save the Earth; nobody wants to help Mom do the dishes.
Life is always rich and steady time when you are waiting for something to happen or to hatch.
Motherhood is heart-exploding, blissful hysteria.
The way Hollywood portrays mothers - you're either all good and saint-like, or you're all bad. And I think the real honesty of motherhood is not given a voice in movies. I miss that as an audience member.
I think with motherhood and child-rearing in general, everyone's going to tell you how to do it and why. I've always said to other mothers and women when they've asked me, that you have to find your own way and find out what works for your family, at all costs.