Sunday, May 11, 2008

Happy Mother's Day!

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

Being a full-time mother is one of the highest salaried jobs in my field, since the payment is pure love. ~Mildred B. Vermont

She never quite leaves her children at home, even when she doesn't take them along. ~Margaret Culkin Banning

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

[A] mother is one to whom you hurry when you are troubled. ~Emily Dickinson

Now, as always, the most automated appliance in a household is the mother. ~Beverly Jones

One good mother is worth a hundred schoolmasters. ~George Herbert

There's nothing like a mama-hug. ~Adabella Radici

A little girl, asked where her home was, replied, "where mother is." ~Keith L. Brooks


Sister Honey Bunch said...

OMGoodness! Every time I see you I'm always surprised by just how pretty you are AND how you look like you're 17.

Happy M-Day

Montay said...

So cute love the picture!!! Hope you have a great mothers day!!! said...

awh ashlee!

love the last quote especially and the pic!

great mama's day to ya girl, kathleen :)

The Orton's said...

Happy Mother's Day to you!!! Great quotes.

Bridget said...

So, so true. All of it. Happy day to you!

gab said...

I have loved all the motherhood posts this weekend! Feels so good to know all this hard work is worth it!

AmyJ said...

Happy Mom's day! you look like your sister in that picture!