90 Never Hurt Your Mother Quotes To Serve As A Reminder To Her Child

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Family can be messy at times but it’s important to not let those moments carry on for longer than they should.

People say things they don’t necessarily mean in heated moments, and hurt feelings can ensue. The important thing is to apologize and forgive quickly.

Our parents tend to be the ones that we tend to hurt the most. We’ve put together a collection of never hurt your mother quotes as reminders when it comes to those moments.

90 Never hurt your mother quotes

Below are some never hurt your mother quotes:

“A child who is allowed to be disrespectful to his parents will not have true respect for anyone.” – Billy Graham

“A mother is a shooting star who passes through your life only once. Love her because when her light goes out you will never see her again.” – Unknown

“A mother is your first friend, your best friend, your forever friend. Never hurt your mother.” – Unknown.

“Always love your mother because you will never get another.” – Unknown

“Do not ignore your mothers around you that are hurting. Not onlysSincere words but also efforts from the heart can heal the broken soul.” – Unknown

“Don’t get involved with anyone who doesn’t respect his mother.” – Mia Farrow

“Don’t use the sharpness of your tongue on the mother who taught you to speak.” – Ali Ibn Abi Talib

“Hold dear to your parents for it is a scary and confusing world without them.” – Emily Dickinson

“How sinful are those youth who speak gently with their friends while they shout out at their mothers.” – Unknown

“Hurting someone who really loves you is as easy as throwing a stone in a lake; but you never really know how deep the stone goes once it hits the water. Take care to remember that each stone thrown could be a ripple of hurt or a tidal wave of devastation.” – Stacey Miller

“Hurting the feelings of parents brings punishment in both worlds undoubtedly.”

“If you disrespect your parents, remember! You deserve nothing.” – Keval Karia

“It hurts like how parents feel inside when their children raise their voice against them after standing by their own feet.” – Subha Sairina

“Never hurt your mother because she is the only one who is with you in your difficulties.” – Unknown

“Never hurt your mother! When a mother cries the whole creation cries with her!” – Unknown   

“Never hurt your mother. Nothing is more painful than seeing tears in her eyes.” – Pushvam    

“The first time that a child hurts the parents, the child will not even know just the extent of damage that they have done. They never know because they have never experienced it themselves.” – Unknown

“Treat your mother with respect and your children will do the same for you.” – Unknown

“We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.” – Cynthia Ozick

“You will never know the pain of hurting your mother until your own children hurt you back.” – Unknown       

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Reasons You Should Never Hurt Your Mother Quotes

Here are some more quotes on never hurt your mother:

“A man’s work is from sun to sun, but a mother’s work is never done.” – Unknown

“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.” – Unknown

“A mother is always the beginning. She is how things begin.” – Unknown

“A mother is clothed with strength and dignity, laughs without fear of the future. When she speaks her words are wise and she gives instructions with kindness.” – Proverbs

“A mother is not a person to lean on, but a person to make leaning unnecessary.” – Dorothy Fisher

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

“A mother is the one who is still there when everyone else has deserted you.” – Unknown

“A mother is the truest friend we have, when trials heavy and sudden fall upon us; when adversity takes the place of prosperity; when friends desert us; when trouble thickens around us, still will she cling to us, and endeavor by her kind precepts and counsels to dissipate the clouds of darkness, and cause peace to return to our hearts.” – Washington Irving

 “A mother will continue to love her child even after the child has angered her, saddened her, and made her feel disappointed. She only wants her child to know that her love is truly unconditional.” – Unknown           

“A mother’s love does not set with the sun. It blankets you all through the night.” – Amy Hoover

“A mother’s love endures through all.” – Washington Irving

“A mother’s love is everything. It is what brings a child into this world. It is what molds their entire being. When a mother sees her child in danger, she is literally capable of anything. Mothers have lifted cars off of their children, and destroyed entire dynasties. A mother’s love is the strongest energy known to man.” – Jamie McGuire

“A mother’s yearning feels the presence of the cherished child even in the degraded man.” – George Eliot

“A mother’s love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no pity, it dares all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path.” – Agatha Christie

“Appreciate the food your mother cooks for you. Some don’t have food, others don’t have mothers.” – Unknown

“As mother loves her daughter more than her life.” – Unknown

“Every day I become a little bit more like my mother… and I couldn’t be prouder.” – Anonymous

“Everyone in this world can turn their back towards you during your hard times except your parents.” – Anurag Prakash Ray

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

“Having kids – the responsibility of rearing good, kind, ethical, responsible human beings – is the biggest job anyone can embark on.” – Maria Shriver

“I can imagine no heroism greater than motherhood.” – Lance Conrad

“I did not understand the importance of my mom’s hand holding my finger when I was small. But now I know that she was actually guiding me in the right direction till I became tall. I love you mom.” – Unknown

“I don’t tell you how important and special you are in my life, but, Mom, I am forever grateful for all that you are and who you have taught me to be.” – Unknown

“I know you have your own life, his mother said to his voicemail. I was just hoping to be part of it for a few hours.” – Maggie Stiefvater

“I love my mother as the trees love water and sunshine. She helps me prosper and reach great heights.” – Terri Guillemets

“I may never be able to be exactly like you, but just the thought of filling the shoes of a woman like you makes me a better person. I love you mom.” – Unknown

“I realized when you look at your mother, you are looking at the purest love you will ever know.” – Mitch Albom

“I would say that my mother is the single biggest role model in my life, but that term doesn’t seem to encompass enough when I use it about her. She was the love of my life.” – Mindy Kaling

“If I know what love is, it’s because of you.” – Hermann Hesse

“If love is as sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love.” – Stevie Wonder

“If the whole world were put into one scale, and my mother in the other, the whole world would kick the beam.” – Henry Bickersteth

“If you have a mom, there is nowhere you are likely to go where a prayer has not already been.” – Robert Brault

“If you try singling me out to my mother, she’ll be down your throat. She has three sons, and she’s equally proud of us all.” – Lee Pearson

“It is the sunlight of parental love and encouragement that enables a child to grow in competence and slowly gain mastery over his environment.” – Felicity Bauer

“Life doesn’t come with a manual; it comes with a mother” – Unknown

“Love your mother, the most beautiful person on this earth. Our best critics yet our stronger supporter.” – Unknown

“Men are what their mothers made them.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Mom – your love is the chicken soup for my soul. I love you.” – Unknown

“Mother is one to whom you hurry when you are troubled.” – Emily Dickinson         

never hurt your mother quotes

“Mother is the heartbeat in the home; and without her, there seems to be no heart throb.” – Leroy Brownlow

“Mother! The only women whose sacrifices are bigger than her expectations, but still dreams for her child success and happiness.” – Nishan Panwar

“Mother, the ribbons of your love are woven around my heart.” – Anonymous

“Mother’s love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.” – Erich Fromm

“Mothers are the only ones that think nothing is beyond their control when it comes to their children.” – Ali Fazal

“Mothers can look through a child’s eyes and see tomorrow.” – Reed Markham

“Mothers give up so much, so that their children can have so much.” – Catherine Pulsifer

“Mothers never retire, no matter how old her children are she is always a Mom, always willing to encourage and help her children in any way she can!” – Catherine Pulsifer

“Mother—that was the bank where we deposited all our hurts and worries.” – T. Dewitt Talmage

“My mom is literally a part of me. You can’t say that about many people except relatives, and organ donors.” – Carrie Latet

“My mom is the greatest mom in the whole wide world. She’s done everything for me to make my dreams come true.” – Josh Hutcherson

“My mom taught me a woman’s mind should be the most beautiful part of her.” – Sonya Teclai

“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

“My mother was the one constant in my life. When I think about my mom raising me alone when she was 20, and working and paying the bills, and, you know, trying to pursue your own dreams, I think is a feat that is unmatched.” – Barack Obama

“My mother’s love has always been a sustaining force for our family, and one of my greatest joys is seeing her integrity, her compassion, her intelligence reflected in my daughters.” – Michelle Obama

“No language can express the power and beauty and heroism of a mother’s love.” – Edwin Chapin

“No matter what we go through. No matter how much we argue. In the end, you are there for me always, and I love you for that.” – Unknown

“No one in this world can love a girl more than her mother.” – Unknown

“No society will long survive without mothers who care for their young and provide that nurturing care so essential for their normal development.” – Ezra Taft Benson

“Now, as always, the most automated appliance in a household is the mother.” – Beverly Jones

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

“Parental love is the only love that is truly selfless, unconditional, and forgiving.” – Dr. T.P. Chia

“She raised us with humor, and she raised us to understand that not everything was going to be great—but how to laugh through it.” – Liza Minnelli

“That strong mother doesn’t tell her cub, Son, stay weak so the wolves can get you. She says, Toughen up, this is reality we are living in.” – Lauryn Hill

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

“The hand that rocks the cradle is the hand that rules the world.” – W. R. Wallace

“The loveliest masterpiece of the heart of God is the the heart of a mother.” – St. Therese of Lisieux

“There is no greater good in all the world than motherhood. The influence of a mother in the lives of her children is beyond calculation.” – James E. Faust

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

“When a mother quarrels with a daughter, she has a double dose of unhappiness hers from the conflict, and empathy with her daughter’s from the conflict with her. Throughout her life a mother retains this special need to maintain a good relationship with her daughter.” – Terri Apter

“Your love, mom, is like no other in the world and I sometimes feel undeserving.” – Unknown


Our moms are precious and it’s important to never intentionally try to hurt them. Regardless of whether we agree with them all the time, they are only trying to look out for our interests, even though misguided at times. Hopefully you found a quote or two that has helped you when it comes to your mom. If there was a quote that particularly spoke to you, feel free to share it in the comments below.

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