35 Mother's Day Quotes That Prove Your Mom Is A Superhero

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Mothers know best.

Mom, Mama, Mother, Mommy, Eema or Ema, Mami, Mère or Maman - whatever you might call your mother, that’s not really her title or job description: it’s her superhero code name.

There is only be one day on the calendar called "Mother’s Day" in which we celebrate the pure awesomeness that are our moms and give them gifts.

But the truth is we really should celebrate them and tell them we love them every day because honestly, where would we be without our beloved mothers?

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Whether they're yours from birth or were given to you afterwards, your mom is your role model, your best friend, and your biggest supporter.

They nursed us, fed us and clothed us. They were there whenever you fell down to help you get back up. They were your shoulder to cry on and a hand to hold when you were scared. They showed us love and compassion and patience even if we didn’t always show it back. They’re there when we are happy to cheer us on and when we are sad for us to lean on.

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Maybe you haven't realized it yet (or maybe you just need some not so subtle reminding) but your mother is basically a superhero and here are 35 of the best quotes to help prove it to you just in time for Mother’s Day (but also all year round, because really that's how often we should thank them).

1. Everyone needs a good hug from mom.

"No matter how old you get, sometimes you still just need a hug from mom to make everything better." — Unknown

2. Always have to check with mom first.

"I do what I want, when I want, where I want, if my mom says it's ok." — Unknown

3. Moms can be the best kind of friends.

"First my mother, forever my friend." — Unknown

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4. She's a superhero.

"She is beautiful, softened at the edges and tempered with a spine of steel." — Unknown

5. No matter how old you get...

"No matter your age you always need your mom." — Unknown


6. Moms do so much for their children.

"I love my mom because she gave me everything. She gave me love, she gave me her soul, and she gave me her time." — Unknown


7. Mothers make you believe you can do anything.

"There's a reason some people think they can achieve anything. They listened to their mother." — Unknown


8. They love you even at your worst.

"Moms are people who know us the best and love us the most." — Unknown


9. Do you believe in love at first sight?

"I believe in love at first sight because I loved my mom since I opened my eyes." — Unknown


10. Every girl needs a best friend.

"A mother is a daughter's first best friend." — Unknown

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11. Moms have an unnaturally natural source of inner strength.

"Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws."  Barbara Kingsolver


12. They are able to stand up and face anything that might come their way.

"Being a mother is about learning about strengths you didn't know you had and dealing with fears you didn't know existed." — Linda Wooten


13. Their powers make them second to only one.

"God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers." — Rudyard Kipling


14. Moms have the power to see exactly what you need even if you don't know it yourself.

"A real mom sees beyond your confusions and understands the kind of support you need to sail through and then gives it all to you." — Terry Mark


15. A mother has the power to always be with you, even when she can't be there.

“Mothers hold their children’s hands for a short while, but their hearts forever." — Unknown


16. They have the power to read your mind.

“A mother understands what a child does not say.” — Jewish Proverb 


17. Mothers are always right (Even if we don't realize it at first).

“By the time a woman realizes her mother was right, she has a daughter who thinks she’s wrong.” — Unknown

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Like all good superheroes, moms are willing to sacrifice for their family.

“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


Moms never give up, no matter what.

“Successful Mothers are not the ones that have never struggled, they are the ones that never give up, despite the struggles.” — Sharon Jaynes


Moms are also great military strategists.

"Raising a kid is part joy and part guerilla warfare." — Ed Asner 


21. They work round the clock as their job never really stops.

“By and large, mothers and housewives are the only workers who do not have regular time off. They are the great vacation-less class.” — Anne Morrow Lindbergh


22. Their super-powers are their hugs.

“A mom’s hug lasts long after she lets go.” — Unknown


23. A mother can always share her love, even if she is hurting.

“A mother's love is patient and forgiving when all others are forsaking, it never fails or falters, even though the heart is breaking.” — Helen Rice


24. A mother's love is always on the side of good.

"When you are looking at your mother, you are looking at the purest love you will ever know." — Charley Benetto


25. Behind every great story, is an even greater mother behind-the-scenes.

"Behind all your stories is your mother's story because hers is where yours begins." — Mitch Albom


26. Moms have their own special mark they leave upon their children.

"Love as powerful as your mother's for you, leaves its own mark." — Albus Dumbledore


27. Being a mom is not a job that just anyone can do.

“It's not easy being a mother. If it were easy, fathers would do it.” — The Golden Girls 


28. A mother's love has the power to see past your flaws.

“A mother’s love reaches far beyond circumstances and feelings. It sees past flaws and imperfections. And celebrates God’s gift of love, sent from heaven in the form of a child.” — Unknown


29. Moms are one of a kind and cannot be replaced.

“A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take." — Cardinal Mermillod


30. Moms have the ability to soothe all woes and problems and create peace.

"Mother's love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved." — Erich Fromm


31. All moms can see the future in all of it's possibilities.

“Only mothers can think of the future - because they give birth to it in their children." — Maxim Gorsky


32. Even on those super-rare occasions she might make a mistake, she is still in fighting form.

"There will be so many times you feel like you've failed, but in the eyes, heart and mind of your child, you are super mom." — Stephanie Precourt


33. So take a moment to thank your mom for everything she's done and for being the best superhero you could ever ask for.

"Who needs superheros when I have mom?" -Unknown


34. You'll always have a home in your mom.

"Home is where your mom is." — Unknown


36. Mothers can be tough. But tough is good.

"My mother is my best critic, and yet my strongest supporter" — Unknown

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