Although it is celebrated in many countries, it does not happen on the very same day. For example, Mother’s Day is celebrated in the fourth Sunday in Lent in the United Kingdom (March 15th in 2015), on the first Sunday of May in Spain or on the second Sunday of May in the USA. Here are some proverbs and quotes to honour that person who makes the work of twenty, for free.
Mother is a verb, not a noun.
A man loves his sweetheart the most, his wife the best, but his mother the longest.
God could not be everywhere, so he created mothers.
Every beetle is a gazelle in the eyes of its mother.
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own.
Aristotle – Greek philosopher and scientist (384 – 322 BC)
All that I am or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel Mother.
Abraham Lincoln – the 16th President of the USA (February 12, 1809 – April 15, 1865)
I miss thee, my Mother! Thy image is still
The deepest impressed on my heart.
Eliza Cook – English poet and writer (December 24, 1818 – September 23, 1889)
(A) mother is one to whom you hurry when you are troubled.
Emily Dickinson – American poet (December 10, 1830 – May 15, 1886)
My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it.
Mark Twain – American author and humourist (November 30, 1835 – April 21, 1910)
Sweater, n.: garment worn by a child when its mother is feeling chilly.
Ambrose Bierce – American journalist, writer, and satirist (June 24, 1842 -1914)
If evolution really works, how come mothers only have two hands?
Milton Berle – American comedian and actor (July 12, 1908 – March 27, 2002)
I ask people why they have deer heads on their walls. They always say because it’s such a beautiful animal. There you go. I think my mother is attractive, but I have photographs of her.
Ellen DeGeneres – American television host, actress, comedian, writer, and producer (born January 26, 1958)
My mother thinks I am the best. And I was raised to always believe what my mother tells me.
Diego Armando Maradona – Argentine former footballer (born October 30, 1960)
It’s not easy being a mother. If it were easy, fathers would do it.
From the television show The Golden Girls (September 14, 1985 – May 9, 1992)