Mothers Day Quotes

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Erma Bombeck
“When God Created Mothers"

When the Good Lord was creating mothers, He was into His sixth day of "overtime" when the angel appeared and said. "You're doing a lot of fiddling around on this one."

And God said, "Have you read the specs on this order?" She has to be completely washable, but not plastic. Have 180 moveable parts...all replaceable. Run on black coffee and leftovers. Have a lap that disappears when she stands up. A kiss that can cure anything from a broken leg to a disappointed love affair. And six pairs of hands."

The angel shook her head slowly and said. "Six pairs of hands.... no way."

It's not the hands that are causing me problems," God remarked, "it's the three pairs of eyes that mothers have to have."

That's on the standard model?" asked the angel. God nodded.

One pair that sees through closed doors when she asks, 'What are you kids doing in there?' when she already knows. Another here in the back of her head that sees what she shouldn't but what she has to know, and of course the ones here in front that can look at a child when he goofs up and say. 'I understand and I love you' without so much as uttering a word."

God," said the angel touching his sleeve gently, "Get some rest tomorrow...."

I can't," said God, "I'm so close to creating something so close to myself. Already I have one who heals herself when she is sick...can feed a family of six on one pound of hamburger...and can get a nine year old to stand under a shower."

The angel circled the model of a mother very slowly. "It's too soft," she sighed.

But tough!" said God excitedly. "You can imagine what this mother can do or endure."

Can it think?"

Not only can it think, but it can reason and compromise," said the Creator.

Finally, the angel bent over and ran her finger across the cheek.

There's a leak," she pronounced. "I told You that You were trying to put too much into this model."

It's not a leak," said the Lord, "It's a tear."

What's it for?"

It's for joy, sadness, disappointment, pain, loneliness, and pride."

You are a genius, " said the angel.

Somberly, God said, "I didn't put it there.”
Erma Bombeck, When God Created Mothers

Criss Jami
“You are evidence of your mother's strength, especially if you are a rebellious knucklehead and regardless she has always maintained her sanity.”
Criss Jami, Killosophy

Sanober  Khan
“my mother
is pure radiance.

she is the sun
i can touch
and kiss

and hold
getting burnt.”
Sanober Khan

Amit Ray
“There is no teacher equal to mother and there's nothing more contagious than the dignity of a father.”
Amit Ray, World Peace: The Voice of a Mountain Bird

Julia Ward Howe
“Our sons shall not be taken from us to unlearn
 all that we have been able to teach them of charity, mercy and patience.”
Julia Ward Howe

Israelmore Ayivor
“My mother is my friend
Who shares with me her bread
All my hopelessness cured!
Her company makes me secured!”
Israelmore Ayivor, The Great Hand Book of Quotes

Carlos Wallace
“Today, I celebrate my Mother. Strong, passionate, stubborn and proud. An educator, and wife. She was both fearless and vulnerable, unashamed of either. She demanded the best, especially of me. I dedicate my life to exceeding her highest expectations. This is how I honor my Mother, my friend, my inspiration. In spirit she forever guides me. Thank you momma, for I am never lost.”
Carlos Wallace

Michael Bassey Johnson
“Mother’s love is infinite.
A child can’t outgrow it and a mother can’t conceal it.”
Michael Bassey Johnson, The Book of Maxims, Poems and Anecdotes

“The meaning of life is the smile of a mother.”

Amit Kalantri
“A mother is your first friend, your best friend, your forever friend.”
Amit Kalantri, Wealth of Words

Abhijit Naskar
“A world that is safe for mothers is safe for all.”
Abhijit Naskar, Hometown Human: To Live for Soil and Society

“Like Mother's Day or Daughter's Day etc. can we please have one day dedicated to Humanity?
Human's Day? Be it for picture sake, atleast people will do a little good, one day, and the World can be a better place!”
Somya Kedia

“Hungry? Thirsty? Tired and need a place to lay your head?

Need your shoe tied? A book read? A ride to baseball? New sheets for your dorm? A babysitter for your kids? A quiet cup of tea?

Do you need help navigating a problem? A heartache? A loss? Celebrating a win?

Want motivation? Validation? To be challenged? To be held? To be loved?

Call a mom.”
Elizabeth Tambascio

“They are strong
They are the rock.
They are important
Lets love them.
Lets respect them
Lets honor them.
Lets appreciate them
Lets protect them
Lets support them
Lets save them
Lets listen to them
Lets believe them
Lets be there for them.

They are our children, our sisters, our girlfriends, our friends, our wives, our mothers, our grand mothers, our colleagues, our neighbors. They don't need to prove themselves or to explain themselves to anyone. They need to be who they are. Phenomenal women.

To all the women out there .
Happy Women's Month”
De philosopher DJ Kyos

“While we thank our dear Mothers for giving us birth and for giving us this life,
let us not forget to thank our Great Mother, Mother of all species; Nature Mama, for giving life, food, water, air to breathe and a beautiful place to live in.

Happy Mother’s Day!

This Mother’s Day let us all take an oath to contribute ONLY to Mother Nature friendly activities. Save Nature for a safe Planet for us and our children.”

“Mother’s Day is the special time of year to celebrate the motherhood.”

Vikrmn: CA Vikram Verma
“Mothers couldn't be everywhere so they created God.”
Vikrmn, Corpkshetra

“To all mothers out there . Who are raising their kids in the right way, who are teaching their children right things. Who knows that the first thing to give to a child is love before everything. Those who made sure that their children grow , are fed and there is roof over their head.

Some raise kids even if its not their own. To those mothers who care, support , educate, respect & listen to their children. Happy Mothers Day. May God give you more years to live , good health and give you ,your heart desires.
Matthew 16:21”
De philosopher DJ Kyos

“I foresee Women's day, Mothers day, Fathers day being cancelled in the future , because they want to include other gender types .”
De philosopher DJ Kyos

Laura Cumming
“To commemorate Veda’s life, Elizabeth planted thousands of daffodil bulbs in the grounds of Chapel school for the pupils to pick on Mother’s Day each year, so that no future mother would ever be forgotten.”
Laura Cumming, Five Days Gone: The Mystery of My Mother's Disappearance as a Child

“Women are getting raped and killed everyday. Women are getting abused and silenced everyday . This day should be a day where we say what systems or what mechanism are in place in helping women. This day, is a day where we should be launching new projects and systems to help women. This day is a day where we should review what we did from this day last year, until now. How many women been helped and protected. How many women have been empowered. Then this day will mean more to lot of women than saying that women are imbokodo.”
De philosopher DJ Kyos

Vineet Raj Kapoor

“A googolplex of wishes,
To my lovely, Caring, pride!
From the first day of consciousness,
She was always by my side.
The one who always believed in me,
No matter how much the world opposed.
A very happy birthday to the one,
Who inspired me the most.”
Priyanshu Dey

“How I wish more women can be heard.
Can be skilled and educated.
Can be empowered and given opportunities.
Can be respected and be credited.
Can be loved and valued.
Can have their choices and opinion .
Can have their privacy and freedom.
Cannot be policed nor by their looks, clothes or behavior.
Can take accountability and responsibility for their actions.
Can own up to their decision.
To all women out there.
Happy International Women's Day
We love and appreciate you.”
De philosopher DJ Kyos

“An empowered woman is creative like nature and majestic beyond measures.”
Debasish Mridha, MD

“A mother is all tolerating like nature; kind, loving, and majestic beyond measures.”
Debasish Mridha, MD

Sandra Sealy
“You are the jewel
in the crown of motherhood.”
Sandra Sealy, Chronicles Of A Seawoman: A Collection Of Poems

Amit Kalantri
“To children their mother's sight is like a hug and their mother's smile is like a kiss.”
Amit Kalantri, Wealth of Words

“We don't need a special day to celebrate mothers. They deserve to be celebrated every day...”
Emmanuel Apetsi

Abhijit Naskar
“Sonnet of Breastfeeding

From the breasts a world is fed,
With their warmth society is raised.
Yet we ignore their sacred place,
Without breasts we'll all be erased.
Woman's breasts are not objects,
With or without a baby clinging.
We may hail them means of pleasure,
Only when the person is asking.
Way more than triggers of romance,
Breasts are symbolic of motherhood.
A society that doesn't respect mothers,
Will never ever attain humanhood.
A world that is safe for mothers,
Is safe for all beyond age and genders.”
Abhijit Naskar, Hometown Human: To Live for Soil and Society

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