Mother S Love Quotes

Quotes tagged as "mother-s-love" (showing 1-30 of 88)
Mitch Albom
“When you look into your mother’s eyes, you know that is the purest love you can find on this earth.”
Mitch Albom, For One More Day

Kyung-Sook Shin
“You realize that you habitually thought of Mom when something in your life was not going well, because when you thought of her it was as though something got back on track, and you felt re-energized.”
Kyung-Sook Shin, Please Look After Mom

J.K. Rowling
“To have been loved so deeply, even though the person who loved us is gone, will give us some protection forever.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Marie Rutkoski
“Kestrel's eyes slipped shut. She faded in and out of sleep. When Arin spoke again, she wasn't sure whether he expected her to to hear him.
'I remember sitting with my mother in a carriage.' There was a long pause. Then Arin's voice came again in that slow, fluid way that showed the singer in him. 'In my memory, I am small and sleepy, and she is doing something strange. Every time the carriage turns into the sun, she raises her hand as if reaching for something. The light lines her fingers with fire. Then the carriage passes through shadows, and her hand falls. Again sunlight beams through the window, and again her hand lifts. It becomes and eclipse.'
Kestrel listened, and it was as if the story itself was an eclipse, drawing its darkness over her.
'Just before I fell asleep,' he said, 'I realized that she was shading my eyes from the sun.'
She heard Arin shift, felt him look at her.
'Kestrel.' She imagined how he would sit, lean forward. How he would look in the glow of the carriage lantern. 'Survival isn't wrong. You can sell your honor in small ways, so long as you guard yourself. You can pour a glass of wine like it's meant to be poured, and watch a man drink, and plot your revenge.' Perhaps his head tilted slightly at this. 'You probably plot even in your sleep.'
There was a silence as long as a smile.
'Plot away, Kestrel. Survive. If I hadn't lived, no one would remember my mother, not like I do.'
Kestrel could no longer deny sleep. It pulled her under.
'And I would never have met you.”
Marie Rutkoski, The Winner's Curse

Solange nicole
“A mother who would stop at nothing for her child is dangerous woman when crossed.”
Solange nicole

Elizabeth Gaskell
“I am the mother that bore you, and your sorrow is my agony; and if you don't hate her, i do'
Then, mother, you make me love her more. She is unjustly treated by you, and I must make the balance even.”
Elizabeth Gaskell, North and South

Kyung-Sook Shin
“Only after Mom went missing did you realize that her stories were piled inside you, in endless stacks. Mom's everyday life used to go on in a repeating loop, without a break. Her everyday words, which you didn't think deeply about and sometimes dismissed as useless when she was with you, awoke in your heart, creating tidal waves.”
Kyung-Sook Shin, Please Look After Mom

Ana Monnar
“On this Mother's Day and every day before and after, I thank you God for the precious gift of my three children. I love them unconditionally.”
Ana Monnar

“MOTHER IS WATER

I wish I could
Shower your head with flowers
And anoint your feet with my tears,
For I know I have caused you
So much heartache, frustration and despair –
Throughout my youthful years.
I wish I could give you
The remainder of my life
To add to yours,
Or simply erase
The lines on your face,
And mend all that has been torn.
For next to God,
You are the fire
That has given light
To the flame in each of my eyes.
You are the fountain
That nourished my growth,
And from your chalice –
Gave me life.
Without the wetness of your love,
The fragrance of your water,
Or the trickling sounds of
Your voice,
I shall always feel
thirsty.”
Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

Anne Osterlund
“Your mother never considered giving you up.

Anne Osterlund, Academy 7

Ana Monnar
“If I had to do it all again, I would still want my same daughter and two sons; through laughter, tears, prayers, and blessings.”
Ana Monnar

Washington Irving
“The tie which links mother and child is of such pure and immaculate strength as to be never violated.”
Washington Irving

Roger Waters
“Mother do you think they'll drop the bomb?
Mother do you think they'll like this song?
Mother do you think they'll try to break my balls?
Mother should I build the wall?
Mother should I run for president?
Mother should I trust the government?
Mother will they put me in the firing line?
Mother am I really dying?

Hush now baby, baby, dont you cry.
Mother's gonna make all your nightmares come true.
Mother's gonna put all her fears into you.
Mother's gonna keep you right here under her wing.
She wont let you fly, but she might let you sing.
Mama will keep baby cozy and warm.
Ooooh baby ooooh baby oooooh baby,
Of course mama'll help to build the wall.

Mother do you think she's good enough -- to me?
Mother do you think she's dangerous -- to me?
Mother will she tear your little boy apart?
Mother will she break my heart?

Hush now baby, baby dont you cry.
Mama's gonna check out all your girlfriends for you.
Mama wont let anyone dirty get through.
Mama's gonna wait up until you get in.
Mama will always find out where you've been.
Mama's gonna keep baby healthy and clean.
Ooooh baby oooh baby oooh baby,
You'll always be baby to me.

Mother, did it need to be so high?”
Roger Waters, The Wall

Elizabeth Gaskell
“When prayers were ended, and his Mother had wished him good-night with that long steady look of hers which conveyed no expression of the tenderness that was in her heart, but yet had all the intensity of a blessing.”
Elizabeth Gaskell, North and South

Amit Ray
“Mother's ways are higher than others, even when everyone rejects, mother accepts with her arms open and wide.”
Amit Ray

Karen Luellen
“And here she was. Lying on the floor of a dusty, empty, locked room thinking how grateful she felt.

She smiled, though it hurt tremendously to do so, thinking how blessed she had been to have spent twelve years with the most precious gifts from God. She felt honored that they called her mother. She knew she had done the best she could teaching them about life and love, faith and family.

Margo lay slowly dying from the wounds inflicted by a monster, but she was at peace. Because though the devil meant it for evil, God turned it to good.”
Karen Luellen, Winter's Awakening: The Metahumans Emerge

“The heart of a good mother is as big as the ocean; accommodating all kind of things and sweeping all unwanted things to its shores!”
Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

“She will even give upon herself and her dreams, but not on you and your dreams.”
Luffina Lourduraj

Richelle E. Goodrich
“One of the strongest loves I’ve ever witnessed is the love a mother has for her child.”
Richelle E. Goodrich, Eena, The Return of a Queen

Heather M. Orgeron
“through the screen door I find all three of my boys throwing a ball around the yard with Cooper. My heart bursts in my chest. Just explodes. It physically hurts to feel so much all at once. It’s like I’m staring at a movie of what my life—our life—could have been.”
Heather M. Orgeron, Boomerangers

Sara Baume
“I look at the cake in my mother's arms and think: here stands the only person in the whole world who'd go to such trouble for fractious, ungrateful me.”
Sara Baume, A Line Made by Walking

“When the whole world made me think that,
I can't do it,
Thanks for making me, believe that,
I can do it.”
Luffina Lourduraj

“She sacrifices her dreams to make my dream come true.”
Luffina Lourduraj

Pamela Morsi
“It was Laney and me against the world. We were a powerful pair that summer. Nobody could ever come between us.”
Pamela Morsi, The Cotton Queen

Cécile Rischmann
“My mother was everything to me…and then I got married…and my husband became everything to me. It struck me then… Regret was a wasted emotion… Guilt was even worse. But who can escape these destructive feelings? Who can pretend they didn’t exist?”
Cécile Rischmann, Somewhere Over The Rainbow: A bittersweet memoir

Lene Kaaberbøl
“If Mama had lived, ... I hope she would have supported and approved of her daughter’s ambitions to accomplish something in this life. She taught me to read when I was five years old. If she knew what I was doing now, if she knew that I had been accepted at the university—the university , Papa—don’t you think she would have been just a little bit proud?”
Lene Kaaberbøl, A Lady in Shadows

“I was not afraid of darkness
When I was in you.”
Luffina Lourduraj

Kate Morton
“It was because of the war, Daddy had once confided in them--- everything she loved had been lost when that bomb fell on her family home... and turned her past to rubble. She'd been determined her children would never suffer the same fate. She might not be able to spare them every heartache, but she could damn well make sure they knew where to find their class photo when they wanted it. Their mother's passion for things, for possessions---objects that could be held in one's hands and invested with deeper meaning---had verged on obsessive, her enthusiasm for collecting so great that is was hard not to fall in line. Everything was kept; nothing thrown away; traditions adhered to religiously.”
Kate Morton, The Secret Keeper

Mary Alice Monroe
“A mother was only as happy as her most unhappy child.”
Mary Alice Monroe, A Lowcountry Christmas

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