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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.
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold.
If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life. It goes on.