50+ SINGLE MOM QUOTES WITH IMPACT FOR SINGLE MOTHERS

“I didn’t set out to be a single mom. I set out to be the best mom I could be…And that hasn’t changed.”

‘A single mom tries when things are hard. She never gives up. She believes in her family, even when things are tough. She knows that above all things… a mother’s love is more than enough.’

Denice Williams

‘Remember that a single mom is just like any other mom and that our number one priority is till our kids. Any parent does whatever it takes for their kids and a single mother is no different.’

 Paula Miranda

‘She has to have four arms, four legs, four eyes, two hearts, and double the love. There is nothing single about a single mom.’

Mandy Hale

“Being raised by a single mother, I learned to appreciate and value independent women.”

Kenny Conley

”Being a single parent is not a life full of struggles, but a journey for the strong.”

Meg Lowrey

”Respect to all mums doing double duty because of men failing to do their part as dads.”

John Mark Green

“When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thought. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child.”

Sophia Loren

“We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.”

– Maya Angelou

“I would say to any single parent currently feeling the weight of stereotype or stigmatization that I am prouder of my years as a single mother than of any other part of my life.”

J.K. Rowling

“Gone are the days when you would sit and wait for your knight in shining armour. Be brave, be independent and believe that you can do it, and you can do a better job.”

Unknown

“I think it’s really important for every mother to find their own way.”

Solange Knowles

“I didn’t plan on being a single mom, but you have to deal with the cards you are dealt the best way you can.”

Tichina Arnold

“Mothers – especially single mothers – are heroic in their efforts to raise our nation’s children, but men must also take responsibility for their children and recognize the impact they have on their families’ well-being.”

Evan Bayh

“It’s not single parenthood in and of itself. It’s more about how people parent.”

Sophie Zadeh

“A single mom tries when things are hard. She never gives up. She believes in her family, even when things are tough. She knows that above all things, a mother’s love is more than enough.”

Deniece Williams

“Only mothers can think of the future because they give birth to it in their children.”

Maxim Gorky

“I can’t tell you how much I respect all the single parents out there doing it solo”

Jennie Finch

“I am a single mom and I’m the breadwinner and I have to work and I have to do these things and that’s just the way it is. I don’t think my son even knows any different.”

Charisma Carpenter

“She has to have four arms, four legs, four eyes, two hearts, and double the love. There is nothing single about a single mom.”

Mandy Hale

“Better a loving single-parent family than a ‘conventional’ family where the parents hate each other and the father is a demagogue.”

Moby

“The most difficult part of dating as a single parent is deciding how much risk your own child’s heart is worth.”

Daniel Pearce

“Nothing you do for children is ever wasted.”

Garrison Keillor

“Remember that a single mom is just like any other mom and that our number one priority is till our kids. Any parent does whatever it takes for their kids and a single mother is no different.”

Paula Miranda

“When you look into your mother’s eyes, you know that is the purest love you can find on this earth.”

Mitch Albom

“Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.”

William Makepeace Thackeray

“The best place to cry is on a mother’s arms.”

Jodi Picoult

“We are born of love; love is our mother.”

Rumi

“At the end of the day, it’s the bond you share with your child that matters, and you mommy know just how to do that.”

Unknown

“The moment a child is born, the mother is also born. She never existed before.”

Rajneesh

“Being a single mum is twice the work, twice the stress and twice the tears but also twice the hugs, twice the love and twice the pride.”

Anonymous

“The strength of my mother is something I didn’t pay attention to for so long. Here she was, this single mom, who was part of the Great Migration, who was part of a Jim Crow south, who said, ‘I’m getting my kids out of here. I’m creating opportunities for these young people by any means necessary.”

Jacqueline Woodson

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

Victor Hugo

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

Cardinal Meymillod

“A mother’s arms are more comforting than anyone else’s.”

Princess Diana

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

Peng Liyuan

“Motherhood is the greatest thing and the hardest thing.”

Ricki Lake

“God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers.”

Rudyard Kipling

“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

“Life began with waking up and loving my mother’s face.”

Geroge Eliot

“There is nothing in the world of art like the songs mother used to sing.”

Billy Sunday

“Motherhood changes everything.”

Adriana Trigiani

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

Barbara Kingsolver

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

Henry Ward Beecher

“You don’t take a class; you’re thrown into motherhood and learn from experience.”

Jennie Finch

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

Sophocles

“There’s no way to be a perfect mother and a million ways to be a good one.”

Jill Churchill

“Whatever else is unsure in this stinking dunghill of a world, a mother’s love is not.”

James Joyce

“Motherhood is the strangest thing, it can be like being one’s own Trojan horse.”

Rebecca West

“With what price we pay for the glory of motherhood.”

Isadora Duncan

“Motherhood is the ultimate call to sacrifice.”

Wangechi Mutu

“Even though it leaves me sleep-deprived, I love every bit of motherhood.”

Neha Dhupia

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