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Quotations About Mothers

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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
Women and Beauty


My mother protected me from the world and my father threatened me with it.
Quentin Crisp
The Naked Civil Servant, 1968


All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That's his.
Oscar Wilde
The Importance of Being Earnest, 1895


The precursor of the mirror is the mother's face.
D.W. Winnicott
Playing and Reality, 1971


Most American children suffer too much mother and too little father.
Gloria Steinem
New York Times, 26 August 1971


A mother, who is really a mother, is never free.
Honoré De Balzac
Mémoires de Deux Jeunes Mariées


Come little babe, come silly soul, Thy father's shame, thy mother's grief,
Nicholas Breton
Come, little babe, come, silly soul


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
Beloved, 1987


Mother love is the fuel that enables a normal human being to do the impossible.
Marion C. Garretty
A Little Spoonful of Chicken Soup for the Mother's Soul


God could not be everywhere, so he created mothers.
Jewish Proverb


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