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.
Art is the child of Nature; yes, her darling child, in whom we trace the features of the mother's face, her aspect and her attitude.
Like a midwife, I make my living bringing new babies into the world, except that mine are new advertising campaigns.
A girl is Innocence playing in the mud, Beauty standing on its head, and Motherhood dragging a doll by the foot
One woman will brag about her children, while another complains about hers; they could probably swap children without swapping tunes
He that hath a wife and children must not sit with his fingers in his mouth
Every single decision I make about what material I do, what I'm putting out in the world, is because of my children.
The best way to keep children at home is to make the home atmosphere pleasant, and let the air out of the tires.
Being a full-time mother is one of the highest salaried jobs... since the payment is pure love.
It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.
We know that birth takes a woman from one place in her life to another. The birth of a child certainly does change her viewpoint of herself and I believe her viewpoint of the world.
The mother loves her child most divinely, not when she surrounds him with comfort and anticipates his wants, but when she resolutely holds him to the highest standards and is content with nothing less than his best.
When a woman is twenty, a child deforms her; when she is thirty, he preserves her; and when forty, he makes her young again.
Motherhood has a very humanizing effect. Everything gets reduced to essentials.
Motherhood is the keystone of the arch of matrimonial happiness