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God Could Not Be Everywhere, And Therefore He Made Mothers

Mother’s love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved. – Eric Fromm

God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers. — Rudyard Kipling

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We are born of love; Love is our mother. — Rumi (read more Rumi quotes)

A mother’s arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them. – Victor Hugo

Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws. – Barbara Kingsolver

That strong mother doesn’t tell her cub, Son, stay weak so the wolves can get you. She says, Toughen up, this is reality we are living in. – Lauryn Hill

It may be possible to gild pure gold, but who can make his mother more beautiful? – Mahatma Gandhi

The love of a mother is the veil of a softer light between the heart and the heavenly Father. – Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children. – William Makepeace Thackeray

A child’s first teacher is its mother. – Peng Liyuan

Only mothers can think of the future – because they give birth to it in their children. – Maxim Gorky

If evolution really works, how come mothers only have two hands? – Milton Berle

All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That’s his. — Oscar Wilde (read more Oscar Wilde quotes)

I am sure that if the mothers of various nations could meet, there would be no more wars. – E. M. Forster

Mothers all want their sons to grow up to be president, but they don’t want them to become politicians in the process. – John F. Kennedy

Mothers are great. They outlast everything. But when they’re bad, they’re the worst thing that can happen. – Carrie Fisher

The truth is that no matter how old we are, as long as our mothers are alive, we want our mother. And it’s a very powerful relationship if it’s healthy. – Goldie Hawn

Mothers are the only ones that think nothing is beyond their control when it comes to their children. — Ali Fazal

Mothers who work full time – they’re the real heroes.— Kate Winslet

In a child’s eyes, a mother is a goddess. She can be glorious or terrible, benevolent or filled with wrath, but she commands love either way. I am convinced that this is the greatest power in the universe. — N.K. Jemisin.