Motherhood is the hardest thing I have NEVER experienced. Yet. I know it is hard as I see my friends and family struggle. But I know it is also a blessing of an experience. Motherhood tests your patience and stamina. At times mothers hate it, while other times they love it. There are a million different quotes you can think of when it comes to describing moms. With the billions of people on the planet, plenty of mothers have had the blessing that is raising a child. They have also endured the crazy it can bring. Mother's are strong. They have to be. Everything they do requires them to be strong.
I've gathered up some motherhood quotes that I found to be inspiring. Hopefully these can help any mothers on tough days.
The very fact you worry about being a good mom means you are one. - Jodi Picoult
There is no way to be a perfect mother, but a million ways to be a good one. - Jill Churchill
A mother is she who can take the place of all others, but whose place no one else can take. - Gaspard Mermillod
Ain't no hood like motherhood.
Being a mother is not about what you gave up to have a child, but what you gained by having one.
Your children don’t want a perfect mom, they want a happy mom.
Parenting is the easiest thing in the world to have an opinion about but the hardest thing in the world to do.
Mother: that one word that cannot be defined in a single phrase; that one word that embodies all the love a human being could possibly offer.
The most important work you will ever do will be within the walls of your own home.
Being a mother is learning about strengths you never knew you had and dealing with fears you never knew existed.
Motherhood is a choice you make every day, to put someone else’s happiness and well-being ahead of your own. To teach the hard lessons, to do the right thing, even when you’re not sure what the right thing is. And to forgive yourself over and over again for doing everything wrong.
Successful mothers are not the ones who never struggled, they are the ones that never gave up despite the struggle.
Your influence as a mother is powerful. Don’t waste it! Little eyes are watching you.
Showering as a mom is like an Olympic sport. Fans are calling your name and you’re pressured to finish in record time.
We either make ourselves miserable or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same.
To the world, you are a mother. But to your family, you are the world.
There really are places in your heart you don’t even know exist until you love a child.
Speak to your children as if they are the wisest, kindest, most beautiful and magical humans on earth, for what they believe is what they will become.
I hope you were able to enjoy these quotes as much as I did.