29 Beautiful Mother’s Day Quotes to Show Mom How Much You Love Her

Instead of flowers, consider giving your mom what she really wants: the reminder of just how much you care for her. Not a writer? No worries. Just forward these quotes along, straight from people who put into words exactly what a mother's love really is.

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For the mom who did it all

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"Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love and fearlessness. If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love." —Stevie Wonder

For the mom who always looked out for you

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"I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life." —Abraham Lincoln

For the mom who put her kids first

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"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." —Tenneva Jordan

For the mom who is always a mom

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"Mothers hold their children's hands for a short while, but their hearts forever." —Unknown

For the perfect pair

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"As is the mother, so is her daughter." —Ezekiel 16:4

For what it means to be a mom

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"Of all the rights of women, the greatest is to be a mother." —Lin Yutang

For what mom means to you

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"An ounce of mother is worth a ton of priest." —Spanish Proverbs

For the very beginning 'til the end

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"Motherhood: All love begins and ends there." —Robert Browning

For the good and the bad

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"The best place to cry is on a mother's arms." —Jodi Picoult

For what mom does for us

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"My mother is my root, my foundation. She planted the seed that I base my life on, and that is the belief that the ability to achieve starts in your mind." —Michael Jordan

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