Nerd confession: I keep a file of my favorite quotes on my computer. Sometimes other people have a way of saying exactly what I mean but in a way I never would have thought to say it and that makes me happy. So, I hoard the words of others and read them from time to time when my own words fail me. Or, just when I’m bored by all the words in my own head and would like a window into someone else’s head for a change.
In honor of Mother’s Day this weekend, here are a few of my most favorite quotes from my archives about motherhood or from the mouths of famous mothers…This first one is hanging on my fridge:
I catch them into my lap, press my nose to their