Being a full-time mother is one of the highest salaried jobs in my field, since the payment is pure love.
A suburban mother’s role is to deliver children obstetrically once, and by car forever after.
The phrase ‘working mother’ is redundant.
The moment a child is born, the mother is also born. She never existed before. The woman existed, but the mother, never. A mother is something absolutely new.
If you have a mom, there is nowhere you are likely to go where a prayer has not already been.
Sweater, n.: garment worn by child when its mother is feeling chilly.
Women’s Liberation is just a lot of foolishness. It’s the men who are discriminated against. They can’t bear children. And no one’s likely to do anything about that.
The real religion of the world comes from women much more than from men - from mothers most of all, who carry the key of our souls in their bosoms.
The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness.
She never quite leaves her children at home, even when she doesn’t take them along.
An ounce of mother is worth a pound of clergy.
If evolution really works, how come mothers only have two hands?
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own.
The formative period for building character for eternity is in the nursery. The mother is queen of that realm and sways a scepter more potent than that of kings or priests.