My mother taught me that we all have the power to achieve our dreams. What I lacked was the courage.
Only mothers can think of the future - because they give birth to it in their children.
Morality and its victim, the mother - what a terrible picture! Is there indeed anything more terrible, more criminal, than our glorified sacred function of motherhood?
Everyone checks out my mom. My mom's hot.
Throughout my life, my mom has been the person that I've always looked up to.
I guess I was a mom so late in life, my daughter was the greatest thing since sliced bread.
What do girls do who haven't any mothers to help them through their troubles?
Louisa May Alcott
I basically became a cheerleader because I had a very strict mom. That was my way of being a bad girl.
Mothers don't let your daughters grow up to be models unless you're present.
Motherhood is the strangest thing, it can be like being one's own Trojan horse.
If there were no schools to take the children away from home part of the time, the insane asylums would be filled with mothers.
Edward W. Howe
When motherhood becomes the fruit of a deep yearning, not the result of ignorance or accident, its children will become the foundation of a new race.
My mother thinks I could have even run a larger company.
I wanted to escape so badly. But of course I knew I couldn't just give up and leave school. It was only when I heard my mom's voice that I came out of my hiding place.
I sing seriously to my mom on the phone. To put her to sleep, I have to sing "Maria" from West Side Story. When I hear her snoring, I hang up.
Motherhood is at its best when the tender chords of sympathy have been touched.
My parents, especially my mother, were no influence on me whatsoever.
What is free time? I'm a single mother. My free moments are filled with loving my little girl.
The woman is uniformly sacrificed to the wife and mother.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
My mother worked in factories, worked as a domestic, worked in a restaurant, always had a second job.
My mother was a personal friend of God's. They had ongoing conversations.
My mother gets all mad at me if I stay in a hotel. I'm 31-years-old, and I don't want to sleep on a sleeping bag down in the basement. It's humiliating.
I may be the only mother in America who knows exactly what their child is up to all the time.
I'd lose my mind if I heard my kid call the nanny Mommy.
Mother is far too clever to understand anything she does not like.
Always it gave me a pang that my children had no lawful claim to a name.
Harriet Ann Jacobs
I'm sure that my mom would have been happy with any path I chose.
Where there is a mother in the home, matters go well.
Amos Bronson Alcott
What motivated me? My mother. My mother was an immigrant woman, a peasant woman, struggled all her life, worked in the garment center.
Take motherhood: nobody ever thought of putting it on a moral pedestal until some brash feminists pointed out, about a century ago, that the pay is lousy and the career ladder nonexistent.
I think while all mothers deal with feelings of guilt, working mothers are plagued by guilt on steroids!
My mother told me on several different occasions that she was livin' her dream vicariously through me. She once said that I was getting' to do all the things that she would have wanted to have done.
I auditioned on my own. I tried to make a mark for myself without anybody's help, not even Mom's.
The man in our society is the breadwinner; the woman has enough to do as the homemaker, wife and mother.
Giving birth was easier than having a tattoo.
Why do grandparents and grandchildren get along so well? The mother.
There are only two things a child will share willingly; communicable diseases and its mother's age.
I stand fearlessly for small dogs, the American Flag, motherhood and the Bible. That's why people love me.
My mom taught us the Serenity Prayer at a young age.
My sisters and mom raised me to respect women and open doors for them.
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