On Sunday (May 12) in Australia it’s Mother’s Day. I spent a little time gathering a tidy collection of powerful quotes about motherhood I thought my fellow Taekwondo mums would enjoy.
Here’s to strong women. May we know them. May we be them. May we raise them.
Love as powerful as your mother’s leaves its own mark. To have been loved so deeply…will give us some protection forever.
– JK ROWLING
We can’t really give to our children what we don’t have ourselves. In that sense, my greatest gift to my daughter is that I continue to work on myself.
– MARIANNE WILLIAMSON
If you want to change the world, go home and love your family.
– MOTHER TERESA
There are two things we should give our children. One is roots, the other is wings.
It may be possible to gild pure gold, but who can make his mother more beautiful.
– MAHATMA GANDHI
The most powerful way to change the world is to live in front of our children the way we would like the world to be.
– GRAHAM R WHITE
I can imagine no heroism greater than motherhood.
– LANCE CONRAD
Raise your words, not voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder.
There is no way to be a perfect mother, and a million ways to be a good one.
– JILL CHURCHILL
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