Celebrate Mother's Day with Twelve Famous Phrases

In order to celebrate Mother's Day and honor and recognize the efforts that mothers make for their children, we want to share the following phrases.
Celebrate Mother's Day with Twelve Famous Phrases

Last update: 15 May, 2021

Every year, in countries around the world, people celebrate Mother’s Day. The exact date of this holiday varies from one country to another but, in the United States, we celebrate on the second Sunday of May. This should be one of the most important days in family life since it’s a day for recognizing the valuable role of mothers. 

In this article, we want to share a few famous phrases to honor and recognize mothers on their special day.

Celebrate Mother’s Day: the bond between mother and child

The emotional bond that develops between a mother and her child is one of the strongest and long-lasting bonds that exist. In fact, it’s an emotional relationship that’s fundamental to the healthy development of children.

In order to grow up happy and healthy, children need to feel loved and cared for by their parents. This provides them with a safe foundation and builds a connection that’s known as attachment.

“Whether or not we’re consciously aware of it, from the day we’re born, the need for human affection is in our very blood”.

– Dalai Lama –

How to celebrate mother's day.

So, whether it’s the second Sunday of May or any other date of the year, mothers deserve to be celebrated. With that in mind, we want to shine a light on the extremely relevant and indispensable role that maternal figures play in their children’s lives.

When the time comes to celebrate Mother’s Day, it’s important for children to prepare a personalized gift or a gesture for their mothers. For example, they can make a card or a drawing and add a message with a special meaning. This idea is economical and original. What’s more, it’s meaningful, not only for mothers but also for children as they reflect upon all their mothers do.

In order to provide a little inspiration, we’ve compiled the following famous phrases to help you celebrate Mother’s Day!

Twelve phrases t0 honor mothers

  1. “’A mother isn’t a person to lean on, but a person to make leaning unnecessary.” –Dorothy Canfield Fisher-.
  2. “No language can express the power, and beauty, and heroism, and majesty of a mother’s love. It shrinks not where man cowers, and grows stronger where man faints, and over wastes of worldly fortunes sends the radiance of its quenchless fidelity like a star.” -Edwin Chapin-.
  3. “The mother’s heart is the child’s schoolroom.” -Henry Ward Beecher-.
  4. “A mother’s arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.” -Victor Hugo-.
  5. A mother’s love is something we keep locked deep in our hearts, always knowing it’ll be there to comfort us.” -Harmony Ferrario-.
  6. “Most of all the other beautiful things in life come by twos and threes, by dozens and hundreds. Plenty of roses, stars, sunsets, rainbows, brothers, and sisters, aunts and cousins, but only one mother in the whole world. -Kate Douglas Wiggin-.
  7. “Mother love is the fuel that enables a normal human being to do the impossible.” -Marion C. Garretty-.
  8. “A mother’s love is like a beacon, burning bright with faith and prayer. And through the changing scenes of life, we can find a haven there. A mother’s love is like an island, in life’s ocean vast and wide, a peaceful, quiet shelter, from the restless, rising tide.” -Helen Rice-.
  9. “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.” -Rajneesh-.
  10. “To a child’s ear, “Mother” is magic in any language.” -Arlene Benedict-.
  11. “A mother who radiates self-love and self-acceptance actually vaccinates her daughter against low self-esteem.” -Naomi Wolf-.
  12. Mothers and their children are in a category all their own. There’s no bond so strong in the entire world. No love so instantaneous and forgiving.” -Gail Tsukiyama
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