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"The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness."
-- Honore de Balzac
Weatherby George Dupree
Care of his Mother,
Though he was only three.
Said to his Mother,
'Mother,' he said, said he,
'You must never go down
to the end of the town
if you don't go down with me.'"
-- A.A. Milne, "When We Were Very Young"
"Who ran to help me when I fell,
And would some pretty story tell,
Or kiss the place to make it well?
-- Ann Taylor, "My Mother"
"As is the mother, so is her daughter."
"To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power."
-- Maya Angelou
"No one like one's mother [and father] ever lived."
-- Robert Lowell, "Returning"
"Men are what their mothers made them."
-- Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The more people have studied different methods of bringing up children, the more they have come to the conclusion that what good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is the best after all."
-- Benjamin Spock
"Guided by my heritage of a love of beauty and a respect for strength -- in search of my mother's garden, I found my own."
-- Alice Walker, "In Search of Our Mothers' Gardens"
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