Making a tribute to mother is a tradition on Mother's Day and special birthdays. Use some of the quotes or toasts below to help you describe the many special qualities of the women we call "mom".
Men are what their mothers made them.
-- Ralph Waldo Emerson
A mother is not a person to lean on but a person to make leaning unnecessary.
-- Dorothy Canfield Fisher
The hand that rocks the cradle is the hand that rules the world.
-- W.R. Ross
All that I am or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.
-- Abraham Lincoln
The mother’s heart is the child’s schoolroom.
-- Henry Ward Beecher.
Mother is the bank where we deposit all our hurts and worries. -- Anonymous
No influence is so powerful as that of the mother.
-- Sarah Josepha Hale
A good mother is worth hundreds of schoolmasters.
-- George Herbert
A mother loves her children even when they least deserve to be loved.
-- Kate Samperi
A mother understands what a child does not say.
-- Jewish proverb
A man loves his sweetheart the most,his wife the best, but his mother the longest. -- Irish proverb
One of the oldest human needs is having someone to wonder where you are when you don't come home at night.
-- Margaret Mead
Children aren't happy with nothing to ignore,
And that's what parents were created for.
-- Ogden Nash