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A Freudian slip
A Freudian slip is when you say one thing but mean your mother.
A large heart
My mother had a slender, small body, but a large heart - a heart so large that everybody's joys found welcome in it, and hospitable accommodation.
A mother's arms
A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.
A mother's happiness
A mother's happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories.
Honoré de Balzac
A mother's love
A father may turn his back on his child, brothers and sisters may become inveterate enemies, husbands may desert their wives, wives their husbands. But a mother's love endures through all.
A mother's love is not
Whatever else is unsure in this stinking dunghill of a world a mother's love is not.
A mother's work
A man's work is from sun to sun, but a mother's work is never done.
All that I am
I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life.
My angel Mother
She never did care for pie
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.
The heart of a mother
The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness.
Honoré de Balzac
The lovely April
Thou art thy mother's glass, and she in thee
Calls back the lovely April of her prime.
The strongest links
The tie which links mother and child is of such pure and immaculate strength as to be never violated.
They are certain
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own.
To enter Paradise
He who wisheth to enter Paradise at the best door must please his father and mother.
When you are troubled
Women's Liberation is just a lot of foolishness. It's the men who are discriminated against. They can't bear children. And no one's likely to do anything about that.