"I remember my mother's prayers and they
have always followed me.
They have clung to me all my life."
~ Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)
"My mother was the most
beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to
my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual
physical education I received from her."
~ George Washington (1732-1799)
"Of all the rights of
women, the greatest is to be a mother."
~ Lin Yutang
"Youth fades; love droops,
the leaves of friendship fall; A mother's
secret hope outlives them all."
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809-1894)
"The heart of a mother is a
deep abyss at the bottom of which you
will always find forgiveness."
~ Honore' de Balzac (1799-1850)
"The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom."
~ Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887)