My father was a simple man. My mother was a simple woman. You see the result standing in front of you, a simpleton.
The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness.
Everything I am or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.
Obedience is the mother of success and is wedded to safety
Every man must define his identity against his mother. If he does not, he just falls back into her and is swallowed up.
Technology is a gift of God. After the gift of life it is perhaps the greatest of God's gifts. It is the mother of civilizations, of arts and of sciences.
The departure of our boys to foreign parts with the ever-present possibility that they might never return, taught the real value of photography to every father and mother. To many a mother the photograph of her boy in his country's uniform was the one never-failing consolation.
Necessity, the mother of invention.
If the white man wants to live in peace with the Indian he can live in peace. There need be no trouble. Treat all men alike. Give them all the same law. Give them all an even chance to live and grow. All men were made by the same Great Spirit Chief. They are all brothers. The earth is the mother of all people, and all people should have equal rights upon it.
What good has impatience ever brought? It has only served as the mother of mistakes and the father of irritation.
By the end of the decade it had become obvious that perhaps the one constant of our variegated and strung-out peer groups was a pervasive sense of self-consciousness that sent us in grouchy packs to ugly festivals just to be together and dig ourselves and each other, as if all of this meant something greater than that we were kids who liked rock 'n' roll and came out to have a good time, as if our very styles and trappings and drugs and jargon could be in themselves political statements for any longer than about fifteen stoned seconds, even a threat to the Mother Country! So we loved and loved and doted on ourselves and our reflections in each other even as the whole thing got out of hand and turned into mud and disaster areas and downs and death.
Self Preservation is no longer important to me. I do not fear death as I died long ago on 1/2/09. I was told by my mother that sometimes bad things happen to good people. I refuse to accept that.
The debt of gratitude we owe our mother and father goes forward, not backward. What we owe our parents is the bill presented to us by our children.
Don't say you don't have enough time. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were
given to Helen Keller, Pasteur, Michaelangelo, Mother Teresa, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, and Albert Einstein.
Being a full-time mother is one of the highest salaried jobs... since the payment is pure love.
When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for her
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
A mother is the truest friend we have, when trials heavy and sudden, fall upon us; when adversity takes the place of prosperity; when friends who rejoice with us in our sunshine desert us; when trouble thickens around us, still will she cling to us, and endeavor by her kind precepts and counsels to dissipate the clouds of darkness, and cause peace to return to our hearts.
An ounce of mother is worth a ton of priest
There is only one pretty child in the world, and every mother has it.
There is a religion in all deep love, but the love of a mother is the veil of a softer light between the heart and the heavenly Father.
For the mother is and must be, whether she knows it or not, the greatest, strongest and most lasting teacher her children have.
The most important thing she'd learned over the years was that there was no way to be a perfect mother and a million ways to be a good one.
Leisure is the Mother of Philosophy.
Patience is the mother of will