Mother's Day is a heartfelt holiday celebrating the courageous, selfless women who create life. Women all over the world deserve to have more than one day full of appreciation, and here are eight quotes that prove how much moms rule the world.
Moms water us when our cups run dry.
"Being a mother is like being a gardener of souls. You tend [to] your children, make sure the light always touches them." - Karen White, "Sea Change"
They're with us every step of the way.
"A mother is a mother from the moment her baby is first placed in her arms until eternity." - Sarah Strohmeyer, "Kindred Spirits"
Their comfort is like no other.
"A mother's arms are more comforting than anyone else's." - Princess Diana
They listen and help in any way they can.
"The woman who is my best friend, my teacher, my everything: Mom." - Sandra Vischor
They're simply courageous.
"Such a mysterious business, motherhood. How brave a woman must be to embark on it." - M.L. Stedman, "The Light Between Oceans"
Their meals are better than anyone else's.
"Everybody wants to help save the earth; nobody wants to help Mom do the dishes." - P.J. O'Rourke, "All the Trouble in the World"
"Only mothers can think of the future because they give birth to it in their children." - Maxim Gorky
Mom is always right.
"Sooner or later, we all quote our mothers." - Bern Williams