“ There is nothing in the world of art like the songs mother used to sing. ”

- Billy Sunday

“ 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

“ The love of a mother is the veil of a softer light between the heart and the heavenly Father. ”

- Samuel Taylor Coleridge

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

- Erich Fromm

“ I was always at peace because of the way my mom treated me. ”

- Martina Hingis

“ My mom is definitely my rock. ”

- Alicia Keys

“ A mother's happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories. ”

- Honore de Balzac

“ Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws. ”

- Barbara Kingsolver

“ God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers. ”

- Rudyard Kipling

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

- William Makepeace Thackeray

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

- George Eliot

“ Motherhood: All love begins and ends there. ”

- Robert Browning

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

- Abraham Lincoln

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

- Abraham Lincoln

“ A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them. ”

- Victor Hugo

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

- Mahatma Gandhi