To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power. Or the climbing, falling colors of a rainbow.
No matter how old a mother is, she watches her middle-aged children for signs of improvement.
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.
A mother has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child.
[A] mother is one to whom you hurry when you are troubled.
Motherhood is priced Of God, at price no man may dare To lessen or misunderstand.
Whatever else is unsure in this stinking dunghill of a world a mother's love is not.
God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers.
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.
Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws.
Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother.
A suburban mother's role is to deliver children obstetrically once, and by car forever after.
Motherhood has a very humanizing effect. Everything gets reduced to essentials.
A mother's love for her child is like nothing else in the world.
Men are what their mothers made them.
The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom.
When your mother asks, 'Do you want a piece of advice?' it is a mere formality. It doesn't matter if you answer yes or no. You're going to get it anyway.
There is no way to be a perfect mother, and a million ways to be a good one.
Of all the rights of women, the greatest is to be a mother
Some are kissing mothers and some are scolding mothers, but it is love just the same, and most mothers kiss and scold together.
A mother's love is patient and forgiving when all others are forsaking, it never fails or falters, even though the heart is breaking
A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take.
The most remarkable thing about my mother is that for thirty years she served the family nothing but leftovers. The original meal has never been found.
Biological possibility and desire are not the same as biological need. Women have childbearing equipment. For them to choose not to use the equipment is no more blocking what is instinctive than it is for a man who, muscles or no, chooses not to be a weightlifter.
Who is getting more pleasure from this rocking, the baby or me?
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