September 21, 2016

Mom Quotes

“I remember my mother’s prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life.” – Abraham Lincoln
“A mother’s love for her child is like nothing else in the world.” – Agatha Christie
“And so our mothers and grandmothers have, more often than not anonymously, handed on the creative spark, the seed of the flower they themselves never hoped to see – or like a sealed letter they could not plainly read.” – Alice Walker
“People think it’s a terrible tragedy when somebody has Alzheimer’s. But in my mother’s case, it’s different. My mother has been unhappy all her life. For the first time in her life, she’s happy.” – Amy Tan
“Mother is far too clever to understand anything she does not like.” – Arnold Bennett
“Once upon a time there was a widow who had two daughters. The elder was so much like her, both in looks and character, that whoever saw the daughter saw the mother.” – Charles Perrault
“The gentleman had also a young daughter, of rare goodness and sweetness of temper, which she took from her mother, who was the best creature in the world.” – Charles Perrault
“”Oh Grandmother! What big ears you have!” ”All the better to hear you with.”” – Charles Perrault
“Now my mother, interestingly enough, was not a feminist in her own mind.” – Elizabeth Moon
“Life began with waking up and loving my mother’s face.” – George Eliot
“Most of all the other beautiful things in life come by twos and threes, by dozens and hundreds. Plenty of roses, stars, sunsets, rainbows, brothers and sisters, aunts and cousins, comrades and friends – but only one mother in the whole world.” – Kate Douglas Wiggin
“My mother was determined to make us independent. When I was four years old, she stopped the car a few miles from our house and made me find my own way home across the fields. I got hopelessly lost.” – Richard Branson