I owe much to mother. She had an expert's understanding, but also approached art emotionally.
I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life.
I sing seriously to my mom on the phone. To put her to sleep, I have to sing "Maria" from West Side Story. When I hear her snoring, I hang up.
I stand fearlessly for small dogs, the American Flag, motherhood and the Bible. That's why people love me.
Yes, Mother. I can see you are flawed. You have not hidden it. That is your greatest gift to me.
Only mothers can think of the future - because they give birth to it in their children.
Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws.
A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.
A mother's happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories.
Honore de Balzac
A woman must combine the role of mother, wife and politician.
Mothers always find ways to fit in the work - but then when you're working, you feel that you should be spending time with your children and then when you're with your children, you're thinking about working.
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own.
Mothers are the necessity of invention.
Mothers don't let your daughters grow up to be models unless you're present.
My mom always said that there would be haters. Not everyone can love ya.
My mother was a personal friend of God's. They had ongoing conversations.
My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her.
My mother worked in factories, worked as a domestic, worked in a restaurant, always had a second job.
Giving birth was easier than having a tattoo.
How simple a thing it seems to me that to know ourselves as we are, we must know our mothers names.
I am no mother, and I won't be one.
I am sure that if the mothers of various nations could meet, there would be no more wars.
E. M. Forster
I am truly my mother's son.
“All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on.”
– Henry Ellis –