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My mother gets all mad at me if I stay in a hotel. I'm 31-years-old, and I don't want to sleep on a sleeping bag down in the basement. It's humiliating.
My mother worked in factories, worked as a domestic, worked in a restaurant, always had a second job.
I'm so happy and thankful I made it a point be a stay-at-home mom.
Candace Cameron Bure
Always it gave me a pang that my children had no lawful claim to a name.
Harriet Ann Jacobs
My mother told me on several different occasions that she was livin' her dream vicariously through me. She once said that I was getting' to do all the things that she would have wanted to have done.
I'd lose my mind if I heard my kid call the nanny Mommy.
My mom taught us the Serenity Prayer at a young age.
Motherhood is at its best when the tender chords of sympathy have been touched.
The man in our society is the breadwinner; the woman has enough to do as the homemaker, wife and mother.
If you ever become a mother, can I have one of the puppies?
My mother thinks I could have even run a larger company.
Morality and its victim, the mother - what a terrible picture! Is there indeed anything more terrible, more criminal, than our glorified sacred function of motherhood?
What motivated me? My mother. My mother was an immigrant woman, a peasant woman, struggled all her life, worked in the garment center.
The woman is uniformly sacrificed to the wife and mother.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
My parents, especially my mother, were no influence on me whatsoever.
I auditioned on my own. I tried to make a mark for myself without anybody's help, not even Mom's.
Giving birth was easier than having a tattoo.
If my mom reads that I'm grammatically incorrect I'll have hell to pay.
Whenever something went wrong when I was young - if I had a pimple or if my hair broke - my mom would say, 'Sister mine, I'm going to make you some soup.' And I really thought the soup would make my pimple go away or my hair stronger.
I'd go to, like, six different schools in one year. We were on welfare, and my mom never ever worked.
We need somebody who's got the heart, the empathy, to recognize what it's like to be a young teenage mom, the empathy to understand what it's like to be poor or African-American or gay or disabled or old - and that's the criterion by which I'll be selecting my judges.
Dad needs to show an incredible amount of respect and humor and friendship toward his mate so the kids understand their parents are sexy, they're fun, they do things together, they're best friends. Kids learn by example. If I respect Mom, they're going to respect Mom.
I believe this with all my heart: The greatest coach of all time in my eyes is my mom. She's instilled in me a toughness and a perseverance and just a never-quit mentality, and I thank her every day for providing me, for what she sacrificed her life for.
A guy is a lump like a doughnut. So, first you gotta get rid of all the stuff his mom did to him. And then you gotta get rid of all that macho crap that they pick up from beer commercials. And then there's my personal favorite, the male ego.
Mom and Dad were married 64 years. And if you wondered what their secret was, you could have asked the local florist - because every day Dad gave Mom a rose, which he put on her bedside table. That's how she found out what happened on the day my father died - she went looking for him because that morning, there was no rose.
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