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your favorite quotes about mothering and kids~

Even when freshly washed and relieved of all obvious confections, children tend to be sticky~Fran Lebowitz

 
surfcitymom

Asked by surfcitymom at 9:01 PM on Sep. 12, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • Youth fades; love droops, the leaves of friendship fall; A mother’s secret hope outlives them all. –Oliver Wendell Holmes

    A MOTHER is a person who can take the place of all others, but whose place no one else can take.

    Being a MOTHER means that your heart is no longer yours; it wanders wherever your children do.
    TifaniRLB

    Answer by TifaniRLB at 1:05 AM on Sep. 13, 2010

  • "I gave them life. They gave me a reason to live."
    dmdblleb

    Answer by dmdblleb at 9:15 PM on Sep. 12, 2010

  • I might have dirty floors but at least I have HAPPY children!!!

    CloverE

    Answer by CloverE at 9:07 PM on Sep. 12, 2010

  • when the first baby laughed for the first time, its laugh broke into a thousand pieces and they all went skipping about, and that was the beginning of fairies. --Peter Pan

    The laughter of a child is the light of the home. --unknown
    mamagee1218

    Answer by mamagee1218 at 9:07 PM on Sep. 12, 2010

  • My recent fave is "the most precious jewels you'll ever have around your neck are the arms of your children"

    Saw it on facebook, lol! :)
    bandgeek521

    Answer by bandgeek521 at 9:07 PM on Sep. 12, 2010

  • and she would come to learn over the years that there is no way to be the perfect mother, but a million ways to be a good one...........
    elizabr

    Answer by elizabr at 9:09 PM on Sep. 12, 2010

  • "Be the woman you want your daughter to be"
    katie23

    Answer by katie23 at 9:41 PM on Sep. 12, 2010

  • Remember, you're not managing an inconvenience; you're raising a human
    aeneva

    Answer by aeneva at 10:02 PM on Sep. 12, 2010

  • Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
    Congenial

    Answer by Congenial at 12:56 AM on Sep. 13, 2010

  • "Mom; aka the human napkin."
    berrysweetmamma

    Answer by berrysweetmamma at 11:09 PM on Sep. 12, 2010