48 Short (And Relatable) Mother Son Quotes

Mother Son Quotes

A relationship between mother and son is special. If you can’t seem to find the right words to express your bond, read through these mother son quotes for a heartfelt, relatable (and funny) message to send to your loved one.

Mother Son Quotes

A boy who cares too little about the future and frets too much about the past: nothing could depress a mother more.

“A boy who cares too little about the future and frets too much about the past: nothing could depress a mother more.” – Fredrik Backman

Motherhood changes everything.

“Motherhood changes everything.” – Adriana Trigiani

The years will rush by, and one day you will be watching your son as a man, and feeling incredibly proud that he is caring, safe, making a contribution, and hopefully going far beyond you in the scope of his life.

“The years will rush by, and one day you will be watching your son as a man, and feeling incredibly proud that he is caring, safe, making a contribution, and hopefully going far beyond you in the scope of his life.” – Steve Biddulph

A mother’s love doesn’t make her son more dependent and timid; it actually makes him stronger and more independent.

“A mother’s love doesn’t make her son more dependent and timid; it actually makes him stronger and more independent.” – Cheri Fuller

A child’s first teacher is its mother.

“A child’s first teacher is its mother.” – Peng Liyuan

There is no role in life that is more essential than that of motherhood.

“There is no role in life that is more essential than that of motherhood.” – Elder M. Russell Ballard

Happy is the son whose faith in his mother remains unchallenged.

“Happy is the son whose faith in his mother remains unchallenged.” – Louisa May Alcott

I know that despite whatever stupid thing I do, I’d be able to go to my mom and she’d still love me. I honestly believe that.

“I know that despite whatever stupid thing I do, I’d be able to go to my mom and she’d still love me. I honestly believe that.” – Nellie Christine

It was vitally important to me over the years of my son’s development that I modeled the behavior that I wanted him to adopt. You see, as a parent or as parents, we all have a tremendous responsibility that should not be taken lightly.

“It was vitally important to me over the years of my son’s development that I modeled the behavior that I wanted him to adopt. You see, as a parent or as parents, we all have a tremendous responsibility that should not be taken lightly.” – Catherine Pulsifer

My mom was the person that I most looked up to for her point of view, her humor.

“My mom was the person that I most looked up to for her point of view, her humor.” – Ben Stiller

A society without mothers would not only be a cold society, but a society that has lost its heart, lost the feel of home.

“A society without mothers would not only be a cold society, but a society that has lost its heart, lost the feel of home.” – Pope Francis

Some mothers are kissing mothers and some are scolding mothers, but it is love just the same, and most mothers kiss and scold together.

“Some mothers are kissing mothers and some are scolding mothers, but it is love just the same, and most mothers kiss and scold together.” – Pearl S. Buck

All I am; I owe to my mother.

“All I am; I owe to my mother.” – George Washington

We almost lost my mom to cancer 10 years ago — she survived. Every day we’re a grateful family to have her and all our loved ones around us.

“We almost lost my mom to cancer 10 years ago — she survived. Every day we’re a grateful family to have her and all our loved ones around us.” – Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

Mother is her son’s first god. She must teach him the most important lesson of all – how to love.

“Mother is her son’s first god. She must teach him the most important lesson of all – how to love.” – T. F. Hodge

An ounce of mother is worth a pound of clergy.

“An ounce of mother is worth a pound of clergy.” – Spanish Proverb

Mothers see the angel in us because the angel is there. If it’s shown to the mother, the son has got an angel to show, hasn’t he?

“Mothers see the angel in us because the angel is there. If it’s shown to the mother, the son has got an angel to show, hasn’t he?” – Booth Tarkington

Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws.

“Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws.” – Barbara Kingsolver

A man loves his sweetheart the most, his wife the best, but his mother the longest.

“A man loves his sweetheart the most, his wife the best, but his mother the longest.” – Irish Proverb

That strong mother doesn’t tell her cub, Son, stay weak so the wolves can get you. She says, Toughen up, this is reality we are living in.

“That strong mother doesn’t tell her cub, Son, stay weak so the wolves can get you. She says, Toughen up, this is reality we are living in.” – Lauryn Hill

I’m glad we’ve begun to raise our daughters more like our sons—but it will never work until we raise our sons more like our daughters.

“I’m glad we’ve begun to raise our daughters more like our sons—but it will never work until we raise our sons more like our daughters.” – Gloria Steinem

A mother’s arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.

“A mother’s arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.” – Victor Hugo

I can imagine no heroism greater than motherhood.

“I can imagine no heroism greater than motherhood.” – Lance Conrad

Be strong out there, my son. Look for the love and kindness in others. Forgive yourself when you make mistakes, and enjoy the journey.

“Be strong out there, my son. Look for the love and kindness in others. Forgive yourself when you make mistakes, and enjoy the journey.” – Kirsten Wreggitt

I wouldn’t be doing any of this if it weren’t for her, both my parents. She supported this little kid who said, ‘I want to be an actor,’ at 12 years old, which is ridiculous, and she drove me to all these auditions … She’s the only reason I’m able to do what I do.

“I wouldn’t be doing any of this if it weren’t for her, both my parents. She supported this little kid who said, ‘I want to be an actor,’ at 12 years old, which is ridiculous, and she drove me to all these auditions … She’s the only reason I’m able to do what I do.” – Leonardo DiCaprio

The mother’s heart is the child’s schoolroom.

“The mother’s heart is the child’s schoolroom.” – Henry Ward Beecher

Youth fades; love droops; the leaves of friendship fall; A mother’s secret hope outlives them all.

“Youth fades; love droops; the leaves of friendship fall; A mother’s secret hope outlives them all.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes

Most young men are such bores. They haven’t lived long enough to learn that they are not the wonders to the world they are to their mothers.

“Most young men are such bores. They haven’t lived long enough to learn that they are not the wonders to the world they are to their mothers.” – L.M. Montgomery

The only man who has stolen my heart is my son.

“The only man who has stolen my heart is my son.” – Sandra Bullock

Grateful, grateful, grateful. That’s the role of mothers.

“Grateful, grateful, grateful. That’s the role of mothers.” – Fredrik Backman

You are ugly when you love her, you are beautiful and fresh, vital and free, modern and poetic. When you don’t,  you are more beautiful as an orphan than as your mother’s son.

“You are ugly when you love her, you are beautiful and fresh, vital and free, modern and poetic. When you don’t,  you are more beautiful as an orphan than as your mother’s son.” – Witold Gombrowicz

To wake up to the sound of my son saying ‘Mama, mama!’ It’s the best sound ever.

“To wake up to the sound of my son saying ‘Mama, mama!’ It’s the best sound ever.” – Miranda Kerr

I never thought I would say this but raising a daughter is different than raising a son. But the one thing that is not different is my love for each of them.

“I never thought I would say this but raising a daughter is different than raising a son. But the one thing that is not different is my love for each of them.” – Catherine Pulsifer

I’m really happy to be a mom, and I’m proud of the phase I’m in.

“I’m really happy to be a mom, and I’m proud of the phase I’m in.” – Liz Phair

Being a mother is the role I’m most proud of.

“Being a mother is the role I’m most proud of.” – Arianna Huffington

Raising boys has made me a more generous woman than I really am. Undoubtedly, there are other routes to learning the wishes and dreams of the presumably opposite sex, but I know of none more direct, or more highly motivating, than being the mother of sons.

“Raising boys has made me a more generous woman than I really am. Undoubtedly, there are other routes to learning the wishes and dreams of the presumably opposite sex, but I know of none more direct, or more highly motivating, than being the mother of sons.” – Mary Kay Blakely

My mom tells me every single day that she’s proud of me.

“My mom tells me every single day that she’s proud of me.” – Don Lemon

I don’t think there are enough words in the world that exist to express exactly just how much I love my son! He’s right there in the front of my soul, he can turn me into an eagle, a lioness, a tigress, a swan! A goof or a queen!

“I don’t think there are enough words in the world that exist to express exactly just how much I love my son! He’s right there in the front of my soul, he can turn me into an eagle, a lioness, a tigress, a swan! A goof or a queen!” – C. JoyBell C.

Sons are the anchors of a mother’s life.

“Sons are the anchors of a mother’s life.” – Sophocles

Little boys can test your patience, run you ragged, and make you want to pull your hair out. But they will also melt your heart with just one look, and make you wonder how you ever existed before them.

“Little boys can test your patience, run you ragged, and make you want to pull your hair out. But they will also melt your heart with just one look, and make you wonder how you ever existed before them.” – Katie Bingham Smith

Regardless of the situation you and your son find yourselves in, you, the parent, can always change how you respond to your teen.

“Regardless of the situation you and your son find yourselves in, you, the parent, can always change how you respond to your teen.” – Kevin Fall

Twenty years on I still feel the love she gave us and that is testament to her massive heart and her amazing ability to be a great mother.

“Twenty years on I still feel the love she gave us and that is testament to her massive heart and her amazing ability to be a great mother.” – Prince William

Mother, dearest mother, no other woman compares to you. You were strong in the darkest hour and you showed me the strength to achieve victory. So at this moment my victories and achievements belong to you.

“Mother, dearest mother, no other woman compares to you. You were strong in the darkest hour and you showed me the strength to achieve victory. So at this moment my victories and achievements belong to you.” – Mark Frank

Mothers all want their sons to grow up to be president, but they don’t want them to become politicians in the process.

“Mothers all want their sons to grow up to be president, but they don’t want them to become politicians in the process.” – John F. Kennedy

My son is a blessing in every way.

“My son is a blessing in every way.” – Elizabeth Emken

But boys are different from girls and not just physically. Acknowledging, appreciating, and understanding that boys are boys is essential in raising a son. – Catherine Musco Garcia

“But boys are different from girls and not just physically. Acknowledging, appreciating, and understanding that boys are boys is essential in raising a son. – Catherine Musco Garcia” – Prats

If you try singling me out to my mother, she’ll be down your throat. She has three sons, and she’s equally proud of us all.

“If you try singling me out to my mother, she’ll be down your throat. She has three sons, and she’s equally proud of us all.” – Lee Pearson

When I was a child, my mother said to me, ‘If you become a soldier, you’ll be a general. If you become a monk you’ll end up as the pope.’ Instead, I became a painter and wound up as Picasso.

“When I was a child, my mother said to me, ‘If you become a soldier, you’ll be a general. If you become a monk you’ll end up as the pope.’ Instead, I became a painter and wound up as Picasso.” – Pablo Picasso

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