“Life began with waking up and loving my mother’s face.” —George Eliot

 

“Everybody wants to save the Earth; nobody wants to help Mom do the dishes.” —P.J. O’Rourke

 

“It’s not easy being a mother. If it were easy, fathers would do it.” —Dorothy on The Golden Girls

 

“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

 

“When they’ve finished reading, Olivia’s mother gives her a kiss and says, ‘You know, you really wear me out. But I love you anyway.’ And Olivia gives her a kiss back and says, ‘I love you anyway too.’” —Ian Falconer inOlivia

 

“Having children just puts the whole world into perspective. Everything else just disappears.” – Kate Winslet

 

“A mother is a person who, seeing there are only four pieces of pie for five people, promptly announces she never did care for pie.”- Tenneva Jordan

 

“There is only one pretty child in the world, and every mother has it.” Chinese Proverb

 

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