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To try and capture a little of this essence of this truly unique and multi-levelled spirit of motherhood, we’ve collected some of the best quotes from influential figures from history and more recent times to help you remember just how awesome moms really are.
“All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.” – Abraham Lincoln
“When you look into your mother’s eyes, you know that is the purest love you can find on this earth.” – Mitch Albom
“Acceptance, tolerance, bravery, compassion. These are the things my mom taught me.” – Lady Gaga
“The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness.” – Honoré de Balzac
“A mother’s arms are more comforting than anyone else’s.” – Princess Diana
“There is no way to be a perfect mother, and a million ways to be a good one.” – Jill Churchill
“We are born of love; Love is our mother.” – Rumi
“To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power.” – Maya Angelou
“Mothers can forgive anything! Tell me all, and be sure that I will never let you go, though the whole world should turn from you.” – Louisa May Allcot
“Sooner or later we all quote our mothers.” – Bern Williams
We hope that these thoughts from influential figures throughout history give you a little extra inspiration when it comes to your Mother’s Day surprises this year. Remember, what truly counts on May 13th is that you show her just how special she is to you and, of course, to make her smile.
Send mom a beautiful surprise of fresh flowers on Mother’s Day with one of FloraQueen’s bouquets. Wherever you are and no matter how far away you live, you can be sure that your surprise can make it to her on May 13th with our international delivery service to over 100 countries.