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
Profound Motherhood quotations
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.
My doctor told me I would never walk again. My mother told me I would. I believed my mother.
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.
Athens, the eye of Greece, mother of arts And eloquence.
It is the mothers not the warriors who create a people and guide their destiny.
Our religion has defined a position for women (in society): motherhood.
Some people can understand this, while others can't. You cannot explain this to feminists because they don't accept the concept of motherhood.
giving the utmost of herself to three absorbing interests [marriage, motherhood, career] ... was a problem for a superwoman, and a job for a superwoman, and only some such fabled being could have accomplished it with success.
The man in our society is the breadwinner;
the woman has enough to do as the homemaker, wife and mother.
The mother is everything - she is our consolation in sorrow, our hope in misery, and our strength in weakness. She is the source of love, mercy, sympathy, and forgiveness. He who loses his mother loses a pure soul who blesses and guards him constantly
A mother's arms are more comforting than anyone else's.
When my kids become wild and unruly, I use a nice, safe playpen. When they're finished, I climb out.
[Motherhood is] the biggest gamble in the world.
It is the glorious life force. It's huge and scary-it's an act of infinite optimism.
I demand the independence of woman, her right to support herself;
to live for herself; to love whomever she pleases, or as many as she pleases. I demand freedom for both sexes, freedom of action, freedom in love and freedom in motherhood.
My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother.
There is no greater good in all the world than motherhood.
The influence of a mother in the lives of her children is beyond calculation.
A mother's love is something that no one can explain — It is made of deep devotion and of sacrifice and pain. It is endless and unselfish and enduring, come what may, For nothing can destroy it or take that love away. It is patient and forgiving when all others are forsaking, And it never fails or falters even though the heart is breaking.
Youth fades, love droops, the leaves of friendship fall; A mother's secret hope outlives them all.
Motherhood is the strangest thing, it can be like being one's own Trojan horse.
I haven't spoken to my mother-in-law for eighteen months-I don't like to interrupt her.
There is no way to be a perfect mother, and a million ways to be a good one.
My mother used to tell me man gives the award, God gives the reward. I don't need another plaque.
Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.
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.
A girl is Innocence playing in the mud, Beauty standing on its head, and Motherhood dragging a doll by the foot.
It is a kingly act to assist the fallen.
No influence is so powerful as that of the mother.
While we tend to equate motherhood solely with maternity, in the Lord’s language, the word 'mother' has layers of meaning...Mothe rhood is more than bearing children, though it is certainly that. It is the essence of who we are as women. It defines our very identity, our divine stature and nature, and the unique traits our Father gave us.
As a mother, I know that homosexuals cannot biologically reproduce children;
therefore, they must recruit our children.
Motherhood is... difficult and... rewarding.
Motherhood has most definitely changed me and my life.
Its so crazy how drastic even the small details change - in such an amazing way. Even silly things, like the fact that all of my pictures on my cell phone used to be of me at photo shoots - conceited, I know! - but now every single picture on my phone is of Mason.
Motherhood is about raising and celebrating the child you have, not the child you thought you would have. It's about understanding that he is exactly the person he is supposed to be. And that, if you're lucky, he just might be the teacher who turns you into the person you are supposed to be.
Breasts are a scandal because they shatter the border between motherhood and sexuality
Motherhood has completely changed me.
It's just about like the most completely humbling experience that I've ever had. I think that it puts you in your place because it really forces you to address the issues that you claim to believe in and if you can't stand up to those principles when you're raising a child, forget it.
Motherhood is a choice you make every day, to put someone else's happiness and well-being ahead of your own, to teach the hard lessons, to do the right thing even when you're not sure what the right thing is... and to forgive yourself, over and over again, for doing everything wrong.