Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother. ~Oprah Winfrey
No one in the world can take the place of your mother. Right or wrong, from her viewpoint you are always right. She may scold you for little things, but never for the big ones. ~Harry Truman
Sweater, n.: garment worn by child when its mother is feeling chilly. ~Ambrose Bierce
Some mothers are kissing mothers and some are scolding mothers, but it is love just the same, and most mothers kiss and scold together. ~Pearl S. Buck
I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life. ~Abraham Lincoln
A mother is a person who seeing there are only four pieces of pie for five people, promptly announces she never did care for pie. ~Tenneva Jordan
PHOTO: by Jina Lee 2007.