Friday, May 8, 2009

Quotable Quotes About Mothers

"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

"Grown don't mean nothing to a mother.  A child is a child.  They get bigger, older, but grown?  What's that suppose to mean?  In my heart it don't mean a thing."  ~Toni Morrison"

"There is no way to be a perfect mother, and a million ways to be a good one."
~Jill Churchill

"Mothers all want their sons to grow up to be President, but they don't want them to become politicians in the process." ~ John Fitzgerald Kennedy

"A mother never quite leaves her children at home, even when she doesn't take them along."  ~Margaret Culkin Banning

"The best conversations with mothers always take place in silence, when only the heart speaks."  ~Carrie Latet 

"One woman will brag about her children, while another complains about hers; they could probably swap children without swapping tunes." ~Anonymous

"The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom." ~ Henry Ward Beecher

"It's not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding." ~ Erma Bombeck

"When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child." ~ Sophia Loren 

"Some are kissing mothers and some are scolding mothers, but it is love just the same, and most mothers kiss and scold together." ~Pearl S. Buck

"A suburban mother's role is to deliver children obstetrically once, and by car for ever after." ~Peter de Vries