So True

I just found a list of quotes about motherhood/parenting. They are pretty good! I highlighted my favorites. Enjoy!

Sweater, n.: garment worn by child when its mother is feeling chilly. ~Ambrose Bierce

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

When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child. ~Sophia Loren, Women and Beauty

Before I got married I had six theories about bringing up children; now I have six children, and no theories. ~John Wilmot

You don’t really understand human nature unless you know why a child on a merry-go-round will wave at his parents every time around – and why his parents will always wave back. ~William D. Tammeus

A man’s work is from sun to sun, but a mother’s work is never done. ~Author Unknown

Β There is only one pretty child in the world, and every mother has it. ~Chinese Proverb

If nature had arranged that husbands and wives should have children alternatively, there would never be more than three in a family. ~Lawrence Housman

The lullaby is the spell whereby the mother attempts to transform herself back from an ogre to a saint. – James FentonΒ 

Making the decision to have a child is momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside your body. ~Elizabeth StoneΒ 

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