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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.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
There's a fine line between genius and insanity. I have erased this line.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.