Mother’s Day – Quotes and Gifts Ideas

Motherhood is one of the toughest jobs in the world. Mothers put their own hearts into raising their children. Mother’s Day is the one day out of the year that we take out to celebrating these wonderful women in our lives.

To help make this day special for you and your family, below we written some quotes (feel free to use them in your messages and cards) and provided some sweet and affordable gift ideas. We also encourage you to read our other post on ways to spend time with your mother on this day.


“A mother is not a person to lean on, but a person to make leaning unnecessary.”
― Dorothy Canfield Fisher

“Mothers are like glue.
Even when you can’t see them,
they’re still holding the family together.”
—Susan Gale

” All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.”
― Abraham Lincoln

“But there’s a story behind everything.
How a picture got on a wall.
How a scar got on your face.
Sometimes the stories are simple,
and sometimes they are hard and heart-breaking.
But behind all your stories is always your mother’s story,
because hers is where yours begin.”
Mitch Albom, For One More Day

“When you’re a child she walks before you.
To set an example.
When you’re a teenager she walks behind you.
To be there should you need her.
When you’re an adult she walks beside you.
So that as two friends you can enjoy life together.”
— Unknown

“Life doesn’t come with a manual,
it comes with a mother.”

“A mother is she who can take the place of all others
but whose place no one else can take.”
-Cardinal Meymillod

“The heart of a mother is a deep abyss
at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness.
Honore de Balzac” I remember my mother’s prayers
and they have always followed me.
They have clung to me all my life.”
Abraham Lincoln

“Men are what their mothers made them.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson”The most important thing a father
can do for his children is to love their mother.”
-Theodore Hesburgh

“A mother’s happiness is like a beacon,
lighting up the future but reflected
also on the past in the guise of fond memories.”
-Honore de Balzac

“Children are the anchors that hold a mother to life.”

“I am sure that if the mothers
of various nations could meet,
there would be no more wars.”
-E. M. Forster

“It’s not easy
being a mother. If
it was easy, fathers
would do it..”
-Dorothy, The Golden Girls

“I’ve conquered a lot of things …
blood clots in my lungs — twice …
knee and foot surgeries …
winning Grand Slams being down match point …
to name just a few, but
I found out by far the hardest is figuring out a stroller!”
– Serena Williams

“Working mothers are guinea pigs
in a scientific experiment to show that
sleep is not necessary to human life.”

“Setting a good example for your children
takes all the fun out of middle age.”
-William Feather

“There is only one pretty child in the world,
and every mother has it.”
-Chinese Proverb

“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

Gift Ideas

A gift for your mother does not need to be expensive, it needs to come from the heart. A mother will not be as impressed by how much you spent on a present as she will be by the amount of thought and effort you put into it. Think about her preferences and needs before choosing a gift.

Here are ideas for the gifts under $30. Click on the items to buy them!

Gift Cards:

Can not decide, what to buy? No problem, buy her a nice Amazon gift card.

Pamper her with some skin care products:

Treat your mom with some nourishing skin care products made with natural ingredients.

Burt’s Bees Essential Gift Set, 5 Travel Size Products – Deep Cleansing Cream, Hand Salve, Body Lotion, Foot Cream, and Lip Balm

20% Vitamin C Serum – Organic Ingredients + 11% Hyaluronic Acid + Vitamin E Moisturizer

Mario Badescu Facial Spray – with Aloe, Herbs and Rosewater

Thayers Natural Remedies Witch Hazel Toner – Rose Petal

Bring the spa to her home:

Help her turn her bathroom into a spa by preparing a relaxing bath for her with her favorite bath bombs, detoxifying bath salts, and/or with essential oils. Give her special treatment by doing her pedicure or manicure and make it a lavish self-care day.

Hotel Spa Collection Herringbone Textured Plush Robe – Optic White

Bath Bombs Gift Set, Anjou – 6 x 4.0 oz Scented Vegan with Natural Essential Oils

Bath and Body Gift Basket For Women – Lavender and Jasmine Home Spa Set – 12 Piece Set

Manicure, Pedicure Kit – Set of 15, Manicure Tools Kit with Portable Travel Case

Buy her favorite jewelry:

A elegant piece of jewelry or a nice jewelry organizer will put smile on her face.

7 Crystals Ear Cuffs – Climber 925 Sterling Silver Hypoallergenic Earring

Necklace – Sterling Silver with Zirconia Pendant

Bracelet – Blue Purple Pink Butterfly Crystal Bangle Wrist Bracelet

Jewelry Organizer – 3 Tier Jewelry Tree Stand with extra Tall Necklace Holder

Mom’s Favorite Facial Masks:

Treat her with facial masks that will leave her skin hydrated and rejuvenated.

Carbonated Bubble Clay Mask – Elizavecca milky piggy carbonated bubble clay mask

Skinactive moisture bomb Pomegranate mask – Garnier Skinactive moisture bomb

Celavi Essence Facial Mask Paper Sheet – Korea Skin Care Moisturizing 12 Pack

Face Mask for Korean Skin Care – Sheet Mask for Detoxifying, Cleansing, Moisturizing, and Brightening Skin

Whatever gift you end up choosing, we wish that you and your family have a great day!

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