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Mothers Day Quotes


Mothers Day Quotes

Mother’s Day is a unique time of year when you get to honor your first best friend and the person you constantly seek guidance from. Mother’s Day is also an excellent opportunity to express your gratitude to all of the other lovely ladies in your life. These great quotes about mothers are just what you need if you want to show your mother, grandparents, or any other mother figure in your life how valuable they are to you. For Mother’s Day, we’ve gathered amusing, loving, and beautiful quotations that are suitable for all the ladies who inspire you. Whether you want to make your mother laugh with a funny Mother’s Day quote or show her how much you care with a sweet saying, you’ll find the right quotation here. 

Add your quote to your personalized Mother’s Day presents to make your Mother’s Day message even more memorable, so she may display and appreciate her gifts long after Mother’s Day is past. let’s pray that our moms stay in our lives forever for she is such a selfless caring person no one would care to lose.

Beautiful Mother’s Quotes

Mother’s Day is approaching! You’ve chosen the ideal Mother’s Day gift and even a poignant Mother’s Day letter, but when it comes to writing it down, you’re at a loss. How do you put into words how much she means to you when she is everything? She’s strong, humorous, and attractive, and while a simple “I love you” would suffice, a more profound note will be greatly appreciated.

“The art of mothering is to teach the art of living to children.”

~ Elaine Heffner

“In the mother’s eyes, her smile, her stroking touch, the child reads the message: ‘You are there!”

~ Adrienne Rich

“If love is as sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love.” 

~ Stevie Wonder

“Mothers hold their children’s hands for a short while, but their hearts forever.” 

“Mother’s love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.” 

~ Erich Fromm

“Being a full-time mother is one of the highest salaried jobs since the payment is pure love.” 

~ Mildred B. Vermont

“When you look at your mother, you are looking at the purest love you will ever know.”

~ Mitch Albom

“There is no way to be a perfect mother, and a million ways to be a good one.”

~ Jill Churchill

“There is no velvet so soft as a mother’s lap, no rose as lovely as her smile, no path so flowery as that imprinted with her footsteps.”

~ Archibald Thompson

“A mother’s love is everything. It is what brings a child into this world. It is what molds their entire being. When a mother sees her child in danger, she is literally capable of anything. Mothers have lifted cars off of their children and destroyed entire dynasties. A mother’s love is the strongest energy known to man.”

~ Jamie McGuire

“A mother is clothed with strength and dignity, laughs without fear of the future. When she speaks her words are wise and she gives instructions with kindness.”

~ Proverbs

“Motherhood: All love begins and ends there. ”

~ Robert Browning

Mothers Day Quotes Funny

Over the years, your mother has done a lot for you. She taught you how to put on eyeliner, consoled you after those heartbreaking breakups, and is always willing to make your favorite mac and cheese whenever you request it. Your mother, without a doubt, deserves a day dedicated entirely to her, complete with floral arrangements and a hearty Mother’s Day brunch. In honor of her special day, we’ve compiled a list of 50 Mother’s Day quotations about motherhood and mothering that are sure to strike a chord.

“Mother (n). One person who does the work of twenty. For free.”

“I’d like to be the ideal mother, but I’m too busy raising my kids.”

“Silence is golden. Unless you have kids, then silence is just suspicious”

“Nothing is really lost until your mom can’t find it.”

“Sometimes I open my mouth and my mother comes out.”

“It just occurred to me that the majority of my diet is made up of the foods that my kid didn’t finish…”

~ Carrie Underwood

“If evolution really works, how come Mothers only have two hands?”

~ Milton Berle

“Insanity is hereditary; you get it from your children!”

~ Sam Levenson

“My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it.”

~ Mark Twain

“The most remarkable thing about my mother is that for thirty years she served the family nothing but leftovers. The original meal has never been found.”

~ Calvin Trillin

“Setting a good example for your children takes all the fun out of middle age.”

~ William Feather

“If at first, you don’t succeed, try doing it the way Mom told you to in the beginning.” 

Mothers Day Quotes From Daughter

Nothing compares to the unique and unbreakable bond that exists between a mother and her daughter. Mothers want the best for their daughters, and daughters look to their mothers for guidance and inspiration. The couple’s relationship may vary and evolve with time, but one thing remains constant: their unconditional love for each other.

“A mother understands what her daughter cannot say.”

“I’m not sure what I did to deserve her, but I thank God for my daughter every day. She’s wonderful and strong and I could not imagine my life without her. I love her so much.”

“How blessed am I to have a daughter who loves me so much, when I have made so many mistakes.”

“When life gets hard and you feel alone, remember that there is always someone who things you are perfect….your mom.”

“Behind every daughter who believes in herself, is a mother who believed first.”

“The love between a mother and daughter is forever. The bond between their hearts is unbreakable. The connection between their souls is eternal.”

“I love you no matter what. There is not a single thing that you could do to change my love for you. You are my daughter and that means my love is unconditional.”

“A woman may be weak until she is a mother of a wonderful girl who becomes her eternal friend.”

“My greatest accomplishment will always be you.”

“The mother-daughter bond begins with pregnancy and continues throughout generations.”

“Angels are often disguised as daughters.”

“My daughter is not the child I expected, she is so much more.”

“I thought that my job was to teach my daughter everything she needed to know, but it turns out her job was to teach me everything I didn’t.”

~ Lauren Tingley

“No matter how much I say I love you, I love you more than that.”

“My daughter is proof that you don’t have to be a perfect mom to raise a perfect daughter.”

~ Lauren Tingley

“Mothers and daughters together are a powerful force to reckon with.”

~ Melia Keaton Digby

“Everything I am you helped me to be.”

“A mother always wants what is best for her daughter, but she does not always know what that is.”

~ Lauren Tingley

“A mother’s love for her daughter is so strong that they can be separated by time, distance or disagreements, but the relationship can pick up right where it left off.”

“My only goal was always to raise the most amazing daughter, and it’s the one thing I succeeded at.”

“A woman may be weak until she is a mother of a wonderful girl who becomes her eternal friend.”

Funny Mom Quotes From Daughter

Mother’s Day is fast approaching, which means it’s time to get your Instagram captions ready. While this holiday is often seen as a sentimental one to honor the mother figure in your life, people celebrate it in different ways. So if you and your mom love joking together and have a humorous mother-daughter relationship, instead of something more conventional and heartwarming, it might be a good idea to go for a funny quote for your Mother’s Day.

“The closest I get to a spa day is when steam from the dishwasher smacks me in the face.” 

“Patience: What you have when there are too many witnesses.”

“I’m just a girl, stuck under a sleeping child, with a full bladder, and a dying phone.”

“I’ve never wrestled a rabid raccoon on speed but I have tried removing a splinter from the foot of a hysterical four-year-old.”

“My kid is turning out to be exactly like me. Well played, Karma. Well. played.” 

“At bed time my children turn into dehydrated philosophers who need a hug.” 

“Started making myself breakfast, and ended up making everybody except myself breakfast.” 

“Remember when you first became a parent. And everything was so terrifying? Now you watch your kid lick the grocery cart and you don’t even break a sweat.”

“That moment when your 2 week old baby is sleeping and you wonder if it’s possible to take a nap in the shower while you eat lunch….”

“I let my kids follow their dreams, unless I already paid the registration fee on their last dream, then they follow that for 6-8 more weeks.”

~ Petite Bello
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“Is there any way to file a temporary restraining against a toddler? Just like 24 hours, maybe. 2 days tops. Asking for a friend…” 

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“When can we come to see the baby? 4 am would be super helpful. Thanks.”

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“No one is more full of [crap] than a parent that just said ‘maybe’.” 

Sarcastic Mom Quotes

It’s not a cliché when people say being a parent is the hardest job in the world. And being a mom in particular comes with its own unique set of challenges. That’s why whether you are a mom yourself in need of a laugh (sometimes to save you from crying) or you’re looking for a way to bring a smile to your mom’s face, these funny quotes about motherhood are just what the doctor ordered.

We pulled quips that are sarcastic, short, cute, you name it, from our favorite celebrity moms for inspiration. Yep, even though they walk red carpets, they definitely know all about the good, the bad, and the gross that comes with motherhood.

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“If evolution really works, how come mothers only have two hands?”

~ Milton Berle
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“Working mothers are guinea pigs in a scientific experiment to show that sleep is not necessary to human life.”

“Setting a good example for your children takes all the fun out of middle age.”

~ William Feather

“My mother’s menu consisted of two choices: Take it or leave it.”

~ Buddy Hackett

“Humans are the only animals that have children on purpose with the exception of guppies, who like to eat theirs.”

~ P.J. O’Rourke

“When my kids become wild and unruly, I use a nice, safe playpen. When they’re finished, I climb out.”

~ Erma Bombeck

 “Ma-ma does everything for the baby, who responds by saying Da-da first.” 

~ Mignon McLaughlin

“Parenthood is the passing of a baton, followed by a lifelong disagreement as to who dropped it.”

~ Robert Brault

“Every time I say “no” my kids hear, “ask again, she didn’t understand the question.”

“Insanity is hereditary; you get it from your children!”

~ Sam Levenson

“My mother is a walking miracle.”

~ Leonardo DiCaprio

Short Funny Mom Quotes

Given that mothers do so much for their families, on Mother’s Day, and really any day, it’s important to do something kind for moms, too. That’s at least part of the reason why Mother’s Day celebrations include making mom breakfast in bed, picking out a meaningful gift, and spending so much time planning the perfect Mother’s Day activities. But if you’re looking for a quick, foolproof way to put a smile on a mom’s face this year, you’ll want to break out some relatable and funny mom quotes about motherhood.

“The majority of my diet is made up of foods that my kids didn’t finish.”

~ Carrie Underwood

“Being a mom has made me really tired and so happy.”

~ Tina Fey

“My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it.”

~ Mark Twain

“I want my children to have all the things I couldn’t afford. Then I want to move in with them.”

“My kids are never better friends than when it’s 30 minutes past bedtime and they won’t stop giggling.”

“No one told me I would be coming home in diapers, too.”

~ Chrissy Teigen

“I always say if you aren’t yelling at your kids, you’re not spending enough time with them.”

~ Reese Witherspoon

8. “I’ve conquered a lot of things…blood clots in my lungs- twice…knee and foot surgeries…winning grand slams being down match point…to name just a few but I found out by far the hardest is figuring out a stroller.”

~ Serena Williams

“Becoming a mom to me means you have accepted that for the next 16 years of your life, you will have a sticky purse.”

~ Nia Vardalos

“Usually the triumph of my day is, you know, everybody making it to the potty.”

~ Julia Roberts

Mother-Daughter Bond Quotes

There’s something here for every type of mom. You know her best, so pick from a lighthearted saying or a sentimental message. Pair these heartfelt mother-daughter quotes with a movie night or breakfast in bed. After all, the best gift is time spent with your mom doing a Mother’s Day activity. And while it’s definitely the thought that counts, a gift never hurt. Search through our Mother’s Day gift guide to find a little something she’ll love. We honor moms one day a year, so be sure to make the most of it!

“There were times when…I didn’t have a lot of friends. But my mom was always my friend. Always.” 

“Mother and daughter never truly part, maybe in distance but never in heart.”

“Someday when the pages of my life end, I know that you will be one of the most beautiful chapters.” 

“A mother and a daughter always share a special bond, which is engraved on their hearts.”

“Words are not enough to express the unconditional love that exists between a mother and a daughter.”

~ Caitlin Houston

“For all the things my hands have held, the best by far is you.” 

“My daughter is my biggest achievement. She is a little star and my life has changed so much for the better since she came along.”

“In my life, you are the sun that never fades and the moon that never wanes.” 

“A daughter is someone you laugh with, dream with, and love with all your heart.”

“A daughter is just a little girl who grows up to be your best friend.” 

Mothers Day Quotes From Son

You must be seeking something sweet and heartfelt to put on Mother’s Day cards or a meaningful Instagram caption if you are a loving son of your mother. We’ve compiled a list of passionate Mother’s Day quotes and wishes to make things easier for you. You can include them in your artwork or use them as inspiration for your own messages, but we’re confident that they’ll make your mother cry with delight.

Happy Mother’s Day from your favorite child!

“Thanks for letting me be a parasite in your body for 9 months… followed by another 18 years as a parasite outside your body.”

“Happy Mother’s day! To a woman who deserves a medal… for putting up with me all these years!”

“Mom! Thank you so much for everything you’ve done for me. Don’t worry about [brother’s name], I know he isn’t your fault, he must be adopted.”

“Only a mother as perfect as you… could have a (daughter/son) as perfect as me. Happy Mother’s Day!”

“There has never been, nor will there ever be, anything quite so special as the love between the mother and a son.”

“A man loves his sweetheart the most, his wife the best, but his mother the longest.”

~ Irish Proverb

“Mothers are inscrutable beings to their sons, always.”

~ A.E. Coppard

“Sons are the anchors of a mother’s life.”

~ Sophocles

“All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.”

~ Abraham Lincoln

“You may have tangible wealth untold; Caskets of jewels and coffers of gold. Richer than I can ever be. I had a mother who read to me.”

~ Strickland Gillilan

Mother And Son Bonding Quotes

Are you your mama’s boy? Do you frequently get that? This is due to the unique link that exists between a mother and her son. The bond between a mother and her son is a little tangled. Mothers can be compassionate, affectionate, and kind, yet they can also be tough and abrasive.

“May all the love you gave to us come back to you a hundredfold on this special day!”

“Wishing you all the love and happiness you so richly deserve… happy Mother’s Day!”

“… You’re the best! Thanks for all you do. Happy Mother’s Day!”

“Thank you for always being there, Mom. Happy Mother’s Day!”

“Because of you, I am me. Happy Mother’s Day!”

“Wishing you a fabulous Mother’s day! You’re the best mom I could have asked for. Happy Mothers Day!”

“Wishing you a very special mother’s day. Thank you for always being there for me!Happy Mothers Day!”

“Happy Mother’s Day to the greatest mom I could ever have asked for Happy Mothers Day!”

“May your Mother’s Day be filled with as much happiness as you brought to my childhood”

“Thanks for giving me the best things in life: Your love, your care, and you’re cooking. Happy Mother’s Day!”

“Mother’s love is the fuel that enables a normal human being to do the impossible. Happy Mothers Day!”

“Mothers hold their children’s hands for a short while, but their hearts forever. Happy Mothers Day!”

“Mothers are like glue. Even when you can’t see them, they’re still holding the family together. Happy Mothers Day!”

“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”

“God could not be everywhere and therefore he made mothers. Happy Mothers Day!”

Beautiful Words For Mother

As any mother will tell you, raising a child means there’s never any shortage of comedic material. New moms will be ready to commiserate about sleep-deprived nights staying up with the baby, and those with grade-schoolers will appreciate wisecracks about the mad rush of playdates, after-school activities, and summer camps. Even those with adult children can chuckle at the parenting that still happens well into their twenties.

“Everything I’ve learned that’s worth knowing, I learned from my mother.”

“Moms are the most beautiful beings in the world.”

“No one has loved you like your mom and no one ever will. Her love is the purest of all.”

“The highest compliment I could receive is that I’ve turned into my mother. I can only hope!”

“When I became a mother, it was then I knew what was in my mom’s heart.”

“Nobody loves you like your mom. She’s your best friend, your most honest critic, and your biggest fan all rolled into one.”

“A mother’s love does not set with the sun. It blankets you all through the night.”

“My mother taught me more through her loving patience than I ever learned in school.”

“Looking into my mother’s eyes is like looking into the depths of the universe. May her strength, her love, her devotion, her fears, and her spirit be reflected in mine.”

“No matter how old I get or how many children I have, I will always be my mother’s child.”

“It was your mom’s turn to carry you when you were young. It’s your turn to carry her when she grows old.”

“No matter where I go, my mother’s voice always brings me home.”

Amazing Mother Quotes

If you’re looking for a saying for your mom, use one of these on a card, on a toast, or make it part of the perfect Mother’s Day caption. Or, if you’re a mom, new or seasoned, bask in the honesty of these quotations and know that even if it feels like it, you’re really never alone in the highs and lows of mothering.

“All that I am or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.” ~ Abraham Lincoln

“My mother has always been my emotional barometer and my guidance. I was lucky enough to get to have one woman who truly helped me through everything.”

~ Emma Stone

“I believe in the strength and intelligence and sensitivity of women. My mother, my sisters [they] are strong. My mum is a strong woman and I love her for it.”

~ Tom Hiddleston

“I remember my mother’s prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life.”

~ Abraham Lincoln

“My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her.”

~ George Washington

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

~ George Eliot

“It’s a funny thing about mothers and fathers. Even when their own child is the most disgusting little blister you could ever imagine, they still think that he or she is wonderful.”

~ Roald Dahl

“When you’re in the thick of raising your kids by yourself, you tend to keep a running list of everything you think you’re doing wrong. I recommend taking a lot of family pictures as evidence to the contrary.”

~ Connie Schultz

“Kids don’t stay with you if you do it right. It’s the one job where, the better you are, the more surely you won’t be needed in the long run.”

~ Barbara Kingsolver

“Mothers and their children are in a category all their own. There’s no bond so strong in the entire world. No love so instantaneous and forgiving.”

~ Gail Tsukiyama

Heart Touching Mothers Day Quotes

When a youngster first learns to speak, the word “mother” is one of the first that comes out of their mouth. Apart from that, we only call the mother when we have a problem or are in agony. Mother encompasses the entire globe, not just a single word. All of the mother’s exhaustion and agony fade away as she holds her kid in her arms. The mother’s heart begins to beat faster before the birth of her child. Everyone in this world recognizes you by your face. But there is a mother who loves us despite the fact that we were not born with this face. The mother throws her happiness away and gives her child all of her happiness.

“A mother is your first friend, your best friend, your forever friend.” 

~ Amit Kalantri

“When you are looking at your mother, you are looking at the purest love you will ever know.”

~ Charley Benetto

“Mother is the heartbeat in the home; and without her, there seems to be no heartthrob.”

~ Leroy Brownlow

“Mothers are like glue. Even when you can’t see them, they’re still holding the family together.”

~ Susan Gale

“My Mother: She is beautiful, softened at the edges and tempered with a spine of steel. I want to grow old and be like her. ”

~ Jodi Picoult

“Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.”

~ William Makepeace Thackeray

“The influence of a mother in the lives of her children is beyond calculation.” 

~ James E. Faust

“It may be possible to gild pure gold, but who can make his mother more beautiful?”

~ Mahatma Gandhi

“There is no role in life that is more essential than that of motherhood.”

~ Elder M. Russell Ballard

“Youth fades; love droops; the leaves of friendship fall; A mother’s secret hope outlives them all.”

~ Oliver Wendell Holmes

“Motherhood is the exquisite inconvenience of being another person’s everything.” 

“Only mothers can think of the future because they give birth to it in their children.”

~ Maxim Grosky

“My mother was my role model before I even knew what that word was.” 

~ Lisa Leslie

“To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power.”

~ Maya Angelou

“Motherhood is the biggest gamble in the world. It is the glorious life force. It’s huge and scary – it’s an act of infinite optimism.”

~ Gilda Radner

Heart Touching Mothers Day Quotes From Daughter

The relationship between a mother and a daughter is full of laughter, happiness, care, and trust. The mother cares for her daughter the most. She keeps checking her to know if her daughter needs her. When things go up and down, she is the only person you will find standing next to you.

“Dear Mother, I cannot thank you for what you have done for me. Happy Mother’s Day!”

“With you, I fight and stand in front of everyone. You give me the strength to face all the problems!”

“I thank my beautiful mother for giving me enough love that I can’t give you back all. Happy Mother’s Day!”

“The only mother can see how much we are in a difficult situation. Happy Mother’s day!”

“Welsh is my mother tongue, and my children speak it. If you come and live in this community you’ll work out pretty quickly that it’s beneficial to learn the language, because if you’re going to the pub or a café you need to be a part of the local life.”  

~ Bryn Terfel

“When I was growing up, I dreamed of becoming a cowgirl, a detective, a spy, a great actress, or a ballerina. Not a dentist, like my mother and certainly not a writer, although I always loved to read.”

~ Judy Blume

“Mother, I was lucky enough to inherit your eyes sense of humor. I hope you will get your lie-detector capabilities.”

“Dear mom, I am not afraid of dying that I am afraid of losing you. I love you so much, mom.”

“That’s the thing about mother’s nature, she really doesn’t care what economic bracket you’re in.”

~ Whoopi Goldberg

“Please appreciate all of the things your mother did for you until you find yourself doing the same things for your kids.”

“My mother is my pearl and my soul mate. She is the one who makes my life great.”

Happy Mothers Day Wishes For All Moms

You have thought of giving the best mother’s day gift to your mom, there’s no easier gift to give her than laughter. If you’re spending time together in person, you can share these quotes over brunch or her Mother’s Day dinner, and have fun cracking up over a meal. Alternatively, if you’re opting for a virtual celebration, sending them over text or video is a great way to feel connected while also bringing some levity to the day. These mom quotes also make quality Mother’s Day Instagram captions from sons and daughters. Sharing them on social media will help all the moms out there get their well-deserved belly laughs.

“Happy Mother’s Day. Thank you for everything you do and for always being there for me.”

“Sending you all of my love.”

“To the greatest, kindest, and most amazing mom in the world. I love you.”

“Happy Mother’s Day. You are amazing.”

“To the best mom in the world. I love you more than anything.”

“Happy Mother’s Day. Thank you for everything.”

“Happy Mother’s Day. A whole day for you isn’t enough.”

“Thanks for always being my number one fan. Happy Mother’s Day!”

“Happy Mother’s Day to the best mom in the world.”

“Happy Mother’s Day. Thank you for always being there. We love you.”

“Mom, I just wanted to say that you’re gorgeous. Thank you for always being so kind and loving. Happy Mother’s Day!”

“Mom, you’re my best friend (always)”

Mothers Day Messages For Friends and family

Best Mother’s Day quotes for family and friends to celebrate Mother’s Day. Send your loved ones Happy Mother’s Day messages in English, as well as inspirational and humorous Mother’s Day messages. On Mother’s Day, I received a lot of lovely and nice texts from my best buddy. This post contains family-friendly Mother’s Day messages. Share these Happy Mother’s Day greetings for friends and family on Facebook and WhatsApp with everyone.

“Today we are a happy family because we have a mother who loves us all and cares for us…. Happy Mother’s Day to that special lady!!!”

“The love of a mother is eternal peace….. You have to be lucky to have that peace in your life to have a happy life.”

“Mother’s Day is a reminder for all of us to acknowledge and appreciate the love and care our mothers have for us.”

“There is no Sunday for a mother but she never complains because she loves her children and her family beyond conditions…. Happy Mother’s Day!”

“Wishing a very Happy Mother’s Day to you aunt…. You are truly an amazing mother and I am so lucky to have known you.”

“On the occasion of Mother’s Day, I want to wish a wonderful mom who sacrifices all her comforts for the happiness of her child.”

“Dear aunt, you are truly the greatest mom your son could have asked for…. It is an honour for me to know you and wish you on Mother’s Day.”

“Sending warm greetings on Mother’s Day to you aunt…. Thank you for all the love and care you have showered me with.”

“A very Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms who have brought smiles to our faces, good food to our plates and love to our hearts.”

“Wishing a very Happy Mother’s Day to all my family and friends. Let us thank our moms for showering us with infinite love and care.”

“It is the magic of mom’s love that keeps us going when times are tough. Wishing all the moms a very Happy Mother’s Day.”

“Mother is that special thread that keeps the whole of the family together….. Mother is the backbone of the family.”

With these lovely Mother’s Day cards and greetings, you can show your mom how much she means to you. Warm Mother’s Day messages for friends and family should be shared with all mums in your life. Share these Mother’s Day greetings with family and friends on Facebook, WhatsApp, and other social media platforms. Get your best mothers day quotes from Quotf. You can copy and paste the quotes from the website and can share them on social media platforms.

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