"Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face."
- George Eliot
"All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother."
- Abraham Lincoln
"We are born of love; Love is our mother."
"When you look into your mother's eyes, you know that is the purest love you can find on this earth."
- Mitch Albom
"A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take."
- Cardinal Meymillod
"He didn't realise that love as powerful as your mother's for you leaves its own mark."
- J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone