Motherhood Quotes

Searching for some inspirational Motherhood quotes and sayings i.e. quotes about being mother. If yes, now you don't need to search for them anymore. As here I have compiled down some of the best and inspirational motherhood quotes. Just hope you like the quote compilation and feel inspired about motherhood after going through all these great words.

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I'm beginning to perceive motherhood as a long, slow letting go, of which birth is just the first step.
Sandra Steingraber

Being a mother is an attitude, not a biological relation.
Robert A. Heinlein

A mother knows what her child's gone through, even if she didn't see it herself.
Pramoedya Ananta Toer

The best way to keep children at home is to make the home atmosphere pleasant, and let the air out of the tires.
Dorothy Parker

Youth fades; love drops; the leaves of friendship fall. A mother's secret love outlive them all.
Oliver Wendell Holmes

No woman can call herself free until she can choose consciously whether she will or will not be a mother.
Margaret Sanger

The best thing a girl can be is a good wife and mother. It is a girl's highest calling. I hope I am ready.
Nancy E. Turner

There is no greater good in all the world than motherhood. The influence of a mother in the lives of her children is beyond calculation.
James E. Faust

One good mother is worth a hundred schoolmasters.
George Herbert

There is eternal influence and power in motherhood.
Julie B. Beck

A mother's body remembers her babies-the folds of soft flesh, the softly furred scalp against her nose. Each child has it's own entreaties to body and soul.
Barbara Kingsolver

Motherhood is near to divinity. It is the highest, holiest service to be assumed by mankind.
Howard W. Hunter

A mother is a mother from the moment her baby is first placed in her arms until eternity. It didn't matter if her child were three, thirteen, or thirty.
Sarah Strohmeyer

And a mother without children is not a mother at all, and if I am not a mother, than I am nothing. Nothing. I am like sugar dissolved in a glass of water. Or, I am like salt, which disappears when you cook with it. I am salt. Without my children, I cease to exist.”
Thrity Umrigar

A mother has far greater influence on her children than anyone else, and she must realize that every word she speaks, every act, every response, her attitude, even her appearance and manner of dress affect the lives of her children and the whole family. It is while the child is in the home that he gains from his mother the attitudes, hopes, and beliefs that will determine the kind of life he will live and the contribution he will make to society.
N. Eldon Tanner

It's not our job to toughen our children up to face a cruel and heartless world. It's our job to raise children who will make the world a little less cruel and heartless.”
L.R. Knost

Being a full-time mother is one of the highest salaried jobs in my field, since the payment is pure love.
Mildred B. Vermont

Perhaps it takes courage to raise children..
John Steinbeck

No occupation in this world is more trying to soul and body than the care of young children. What patience and wisdom, skill and unlimited love it calls for. God gave the work to mothers and furnished them for it, and they cannot shirk it and be guiltless.
Isabella Macdonald Alden

The career of motherhood and homemaking is beyond value and needs no justification. Its importance is incalculable.
Katherine Short

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

The real religion of the world comes from women much more than from men - from mothers most of all, who carry the key of our souls in their bosoms.
Oliver Wendell Holmes

I think all mothers are alike, regardless of cultural background, when it comes to illogical cleaning.
Neal Shusterman

The sweetest sounds to mortals given are heard in Mother, Home, and Heaven.
William Goldsmith Brown

If the whole world were put into one scale, and my mother in the other, the whole world would kick the beam.
Lord Langdale

Children expect their mothers to love them, no matter what. Those who don't get this tend to feel cheated the rest of their lives.
Bella Pollen

The life of a mother is the life of a child: you are two blossoms on a single branch.
Karen Maezen Miller

A mother only does her children harm if she makes them the only concern of her life.”
W. Somerset Maugham

Making the decision to have a child -it's momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around your body.
Elizabeth Stone