A mighty power and stronger Man from his throne has hurled,For the hand that rocks the cradle Is the hand that rules the world.— William Ross Wallace
Romantic Mother Proverbs quotations
Be not afraid of going slowly, Be afraid of standing still.
Children and mothers never truly part--Bound in the beating of each other's hearts.
No one in the world can take the place of your mother.
Right or wrong, from her viewpoint you are always right. She may scold you for little things, but never for the big ones.
Own who you are.
A father may turn his back on his child, … . but a mother's love endures through all.
Women who miscalculate are called mothers.
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.
A wise man never knows all, only fools know everything.
The Book of Proverbs deals very hard blows against sluggards, and Christian ministers do well frequently to denounce the great sin of idleness, which is the mother of a huge family of sins.
The tie which links mother and child is of such pure and immaculate strength as to be never violated.
If I have done anything in life worth attention, I feel sure that I inherited the disposition from my mother.
When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down "happy". They told me I didn't understand the assignment, and I told them they didn't understand life
Thou art thy mother's glass, and she in thee Calls back the lovely April of her prime...
May dawn, as the proverb goes, bring happy tidings coming from her mother night.
The rod and reproof give wisdom: but a child left to himself bringeth his mother to shame. Proverbs 29:15
All that I am or hope to be, I owe to my mother.
Necessity is the mother of invention is a silly proverb.
Necessity is the mother of futile dodges is much closer to the truth. The basis of growth of modern invention is science, and science is almost wholly the outgrowth of pleasurable intellectual curiosity.
I believe there's no proverb but what is true;
they are all so many sentences and maxims drawn from experience, the universal mother of sciences.
There is a feminist proverb I learned from my mother: The personal is political.
There's a powerful literary stereotype that men write about war and politics and public life, while women confine themselves to family and food and personal life.
Hold dear to your parents for it is a scary and confusing world without them.
My mother said, "Money is a great slave but a horrible master.
" It was her version of a French proverb.
Inventive genius requires pleasurable mental activity as a condition for its vigorous exercise. "Necessity is the mother of invention" is a silly proverb. "Necessity is the mother of futile dodges" is much closer to the truth. The basis of growth of modern invention is science, and science is almost wholly the outgrowth of pleasurable intellectual curiosity.