Listen with your heart, you will understand.— Pocahontas
Unconventional Love My Mom quotations
Your mind will always believe everything you tell it. Feed it hope. Feed it truth. Feed it with love.
Children desperately need to know - and to hear in ways they understand and remember - that they're loved and valued by mom and dad.
A mother's arms are more comforting than anyone else's.
The secret to living well and longer is: eat half, walk double, laugh triple and love without measure.
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.
They wrapped her up like a baby burrito to show to Mom.
Here were a mother and her daughter and I love them both so much. I couldn't wait for Courtney to come to the hospital so I could have all my women together.
Everyone comes with baggage. Find someone who loves you enough to help you unpack.
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.
You know, I loved math. My mom was a math teacher.
A Mother who radiates self-love and self-acceptance actually VACCINATES her daughter against low self-esteem.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
I love being a mother...I am more aware. I feel things on a deeper level. I have a kind of understanding about my body, about being a woman.
Mothers and their children are in a category all their own.
There's no bond so strong in the entire world. No love so instantaneous and forgiving.
I also sing about my mom leaving me a lot - a lot of kids have their moms or dads leave them, so they relate to that. I wear my heart on my sleeve, so I think that's what the kids love.
I hope to arrive to my death, late, in love and a little drunk.
I cannot forget my mother, She is my bridge.
I love my mom. My mom loves me. We don't have an easy relationship. I don't think we ever will, but I'd rather have a complicated, misunderstood relationship than have no relationship at all.
No language can express the power and beauty and heroism of a mother's love.
To love a person is to see all of their magic, and to remind them of it when they have forgotten.
Who is it that loves me and will love me forever with an affection which no chance, no misery, no crime of mine can do away? It is you, my mother.
It's my experience that you first feel the impulse to write in your chest.
It's like falling in love, only more so. It feels like something criminal. It feels like unspeakably wild sex. So, think: When you feel the overpowering need to go out and find some unspeakably wild sex, do you rush to tell your mom about it?
[A] mother is one to whom you hurry when you are troubled.
Take a lover who looks at you like maybe you are magic.
My mother wanted me to be her wings, to fly as she never quite had the courage to do. I love her for that. I love the fact that she wanted to give birth to her own wings.
I cannot forget my mother. [S]he is my bridge. When I needed to get across, she steadied herself long enough for me to run across safely.
I loved raising my kids. I loved the process, the dirt of it, the tears of it, the frustration of it, Christmas, Easter, birthdays, growth charts, pediatrician appointments. I loved all of it.
Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.
My mom used to make everything. She had a great garden and composted and made everything from scratch - peanut butter, bread, jelly, everything. I don't know how she did it because all those things take time and love and labour. I only do half the stuff she does - but there's still time.
Being a mother is an attitude, not a biological relation.
When I say that I love you, I don't say it out of habit or to make conversation.
I say it to remind you that you're the best thing that's ever happened to me.
Sometimes the strongest people are the ones who love beyond all faults, cry behind closed doors and fight battles that nobody knows about.
A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take.
The biggest change for me as a mom was realizing I needed to put someone else before me. Now the hardest part about the empty nest is learning to put myself first. I know that I have raised my sons to be big, strong, independent men who love God, themselves and care for others. I have to learn to let them have space and learn without me.
My mother had a slender, small body, but a large heart-a heart so large that everybody's joys found welcome in it, and hospitable accommodation.
Two things you will never have to chase: true friends and true love.
I lived with my mom in a really small apartment.
My bedroom was like in the living room. That's why I still love to sleep on couches now.
I believe life is about balance. My mom was brilliant, yet manipulative. Beautiful, but had more voices in her head than the Wu-Tang Clan. Loves her kids, killed her last husband. I say last husband because you don't get another one after that.
Love is such an arbitrary thing. I love my mom. I love pancakes.
If I cut you off chances are you handed me the scissors.
I was a sickly baby, and after two sets of adoptive parents took me home, they returned me to the orphanage because of a serious respiratory infection. But as they say, the third time's a charm, because my mom and dad adopted me and took me into their home where I was raised in a family full of love.
A Freudian slip is when you say one thing but mean your mother.
My mom always said that there would be haters. Not everyone can love ya.
My mom always told me if I love what I'm doing and I'm having fun then just continue to do it. But if it's not fun for me anymore and I'm miserable, then I'm going to go back to Texas and quit it all, to be honest.
I would have never dreamed that my career would be this successful.
I grew up in an average home in Barbados, and we didn't live in the best neighborhood. But I was never aware that we were poor; my mom never made us feel that way. She loved me unconditionally. She made us feel anything was possible and instilled in me such confidence.