The precursor of the mirror is the mother's face.— Donald Woods Winnicott
Passioned Short Mothers Day quotations
Youth fades, love droops, the leaves of friendship fall; A mother's secret hope outlives them all.
It would seem that something which means poverty, disorder and violence every single day should be avoided entirely, but the desire to beget children is a natural urge.
A mother's love for her child is like nothing else in the world.
Before a day was over, Home comes the rover, For mother's kiss - sweeter this Than any other thing!
A mother is the truest friend we have when trials, heavy and sudden, fall upon us; when adversity takes the place of prosperity.
The moment a child is born, the mother is also born.
One of the darkest, deepest shames so many of us mothers feel nowadays is our fear that we are Bad Mothers, that we are failing our children and falling far short of our own ideals.
A Freudian slip is when you say one thing but mean your mother.
If you have a mom, there is nowhere you are likely to go where a prayer has not already been.
My mother died of metastatic colorectal cancer shortly before three P.
M. on Christmas Day of 2008. I don't know the exact time of her death, because none of us thought to look at a clock for a while after she stopped breathing.
Perhaps I should have pointed out more often that without her (mother's) guidance and example I might have gone straight from short pants to Long Bay Gaol, which in those days was still in use and heavily populated by larcenous young men who had chosen their parents less wisely.