❷❺Mother’s Day Quotes & Sayings, Texts 4 Social Media Part -1
Mother’s Day was first celebrated in 1908 by Anna Jarvis, a woman who was honoring her deceased mother. Since then, the holiday has become immensely popular and is now celebrated around the world. In the United States, Mother’s Day became a holiday in 1914 after President Woodrow Wilson signed a proclamation making it a national holiday.
While children shower their mothers with gifts each year, the most thoughtful part of Mother’s Day is when they write cards. In fact, Hallmark estimates that 133 million cards are exchanged every Mother’s Day. This year, if you’re suffering from writer’s block, then consider one of these 50 Mother’s Day messages to sum up your relationship with mom.
4. Mother love is the fuel that enables a normal human being to do the impossible. — Marion C. Garretty, quoted in A Little Spoonful of Chicken Soup for the Mother’s Soul
10. Oh, the comfort, the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person, having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words, but pouring them all out, just as they are, chaff and grain together, certain that a faithful hand will take and sift them, keep what is worth keeping, and with a breath of kindness blow the rest away. — Dinah Craik
16. This heart, my own dear mother, bends, With love’s true instinct, back to thee! — Thomas Moore
17. A man loves his sweetheart the most, his wife the best, but his mother the longest. — Irish Proverb
18. I love you and I love you being my mom. You have provided the guidance I needed throughout my life. Things just seem to get a little more complicated the older I get. Thanks for all your support. Happy Mother’s Day!
19. A mother is the truest friend we have, when trials heavy and sudden, fall upon us; when adversity takes the place of prosperity; when friends who rejoice with us in our sunshine desert us; when trouble thickens around us, still will she cling to us, and endeavor by her kind precepts and counsels to dissipate the clouds of darkness, and cause peace to return to our hearts. — Washington Irving
21. Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children. — William Makepeace Thackeray
24. On Mother’s Day I have written a poem for you. In the interest of poetic economy and truth, I have succeeded in concentrating my deepest feelings and beliefs into two perfectly crafted lines: You’re my mother, I would have no other! — Forest Houtenschil