Hey, Habit Stackers! Mother’s Day has arrived, and if you’re anything like us, you’re still scrambling to find the perfect gift for the woman who gave you life (and probably a fair amount of headaches too). Fear not, dear reader, for we’ve scoured the internet and tapped into the wisdom of real moms to bring you 15 of the best Mother’s Day quotes and gifts. From sentimental to practical, these gifts are sure to make your mom feel extra special on her special day.
15 Heartfelt Quotes And Gift Ideas
1. “A mother’s love is more beautiful than any fresh flower.” – Debasish Mridha
Gift idea: A bouquet of fresh flowers, accompanied by a heartfelt note expressing your love and gratitude.
2. “My mother is my root, my foundation. She planted the seed that I base my life on, and that is the belief that the ability to achieve starts in your mind.” – Michael Jordan
Gift idea: A motivational book or journal to help your mom stay inspired and motivated.
3. “A mother’s arms are more comforting than anyone else’s.” – Princess Diana
Gift idea: A cozy throw blanket or a pair of plush slippers to help your mom relax and unwind.
4. “The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness.” – Honore de Balzac
Gift idea: A piece of personalized jewelry with your mom’s initials or a special message engraved on it.
5. “Being a mother is not what you gave up to have a child, but what you’ve gained from having one.” – Unknown
Gift idea: A custom photo album or a framed family portrait to remind your mom of all the precious memories you’ve shared together.
6. “The best way to make children good is to make them happy.” – Oscar Wilde
Gift idea: A fun family game or activity that you can all enjoy together.
7. “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.” – Tenneva Jordan
Gift idea: A gourmet food basket or a gift card to your mom’s favorite restaurant.
8. “Mothers hold their children’s hands for a while, but their hearts forever.” – Unknown
Gift idea: A beautiful piece of wall art or a decorative photo frame that your mom can display in her home.
9. “The love of a mother is the veil of a softer light between the heart and the heavenly Father.” – Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Gift idea: A spiritual or inspirational book that will help your mom connect with her faith.
10. “Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.” – Robert Browning
Gift idea: A scented candle or a relaxing bath set to help your mom unwind and pamper herself.
11. “A mother is the one who fills your heart in the first place.” – Amy Tan
Gift idea: A beautiful piece of jewelry or a personalized keychain that your mom can carry with her always.
12. “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
Gift idea: A customized photo book or a scrapbook that celebrates all the special moments and milestones in your mom’s life.
13. “The influence of a mother in the lives of her children is beyond calculation.” – James E. Faust
Gift idea: A heartfelt letter or a handwritten note expressing your love and gratitude for everything your mom has done for you.
14. “A mother is not a person to lean on but a person to make leaning unnecessary.” – Dorothy Canfield Fisher
Gift idea: A practical yet stylish tote bag or purse that your mom can use every day to carry all of her essentials.
15. “A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take.” – Cardinal Mermillod
Gift idea: A thoughtful and personalized gift basket filled with your mom’s favorite things, such as snacks, tea, candles, and skincare products.
Whether you choose to shower your mom with flowers and chocolates, a heartfelt note, or a practical gift that will make her day-to-day life easier, what matters most is that you show her just how much she means to you. After all, as the saying goes, “God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers.” So let’s take this opportunity to celebrate all of the amazing moms out there, who work tirelessly to love and support their children, day in and day out. Happy Mother’s Day!