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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 child.
There's no way to repay a mother's love, or lack of it.
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.
No matter how old a mother is, she watches her middle-aged children for signs of improvement.
If you begin to think you're changing the culture of the world, just ask your mom what she thinks you do for a living.
I told my mother I was going to have a natural childbirth. She said to me, 'Linda, you've been taking drugs all your life. Why stop now?'
Fortunately for those who pay their court through such foibles, a fond mother, though, in pursuit of praise for her children, the most rapacious of human beings, is likewise the most credulous; her demands are exorbitant, but she will swallow anything.
Things a mother should know: how to comfort a son without exactly saying Daddy was wrong.
All mothers think their children are oaks, but the world never lacks for cabbages.
A female salmon lays three thousand eggs a year - and has yet to receive a Mother's Day card from one of them.
Things don't change. You change your way of looking, that's all.
You have to live your life according to what comforts you, not what the rest of your family thinks you ought to be doing.
You cannot wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club.
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.
I love you not only for what you have made of yourself, but for what you are making of me.