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40+ Encouraging Mom Quotes

Regardless of what stage you’re on in your motherhood journey. Mom encouragement and support are always needed. Bookmark this page to easily access these encouraging mom quotes.

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My first few years of motherhood were the most challenging. I felt misunderstood, for the most part, craved validation, and compared myself to other moms who appeared to have it all put together. To this day, I can still recall almost every piece of unsolicited mom advice that was thrown my way.

Back then, all I truly needed was some mom encouragement.

My mama friend, I see you, hear you, and feel your pain. Today I send you a virtual hug and a reminder that you are a blessing to your children, and the work you are doing today will never go unrecognized by your kids.

You give them hope, and they provide you with hope. And that hope will get you by!

Encouraging Mom Quotes

Here are over 40 well-curated encouraging mom quotes to empower and help you gain the clarity you need to keep the momentum as you navigate this messy yet beautiful motherhood journey.

Ever since learning of Mother Teresa around the age of eight or nine, I have fallen in love with her work and compassion for helping others and spreading love wherever she goes.

May her words and wisdom inspire you today! Here are ten quotes from Mother Teresa.

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Be happy in the moment, that’s enough. Each moment is all we need, not more. – Mother Teresa.


Life is a song, sing it. Life is a struggle, accept it. – Mother Teresa.


Do not allow yourself to be disheartened by any failure as long as you have done your best. – Mother Teresa.

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Life is a game, play it… Life is too precious, do not destroy it.- Mother Teresa.



We must make our homes centers of compassion and forgive endlessly.- Mother Teresa.



Whenever you share the love with others, you’ll notice the peace that comes to you and to them.- Mother Teresa.


It is easy to love the people far away. It is not always easy to love those close to us. Bring love into your home, for this is where our love for each other must start.- Mother Teresa.



The child is the beauty of God present in the world, the greatest gift to a family. – Mother Teresa.



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The family that prays together, stays together, and if they stay together they will love one another as God has loved each one of them.  And works of love are always works of peace.- Mother Teresa.



Inspirational Mom Quotes For Encouragement

Courage is not having the strength to go on; it is going on when you don’t have the strength. -Theodore Roosevelt.



Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws. – Barbara Kingsolver.



A mother’s arms are more comforting than anyone else’s. – Princess Diana.



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Your strength will get you and your family through any storm. Have faith and believe in the power that lies within you.


Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes, including you. – Ann Lamont


You are not alone. And never will be alone. Trust the process.



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There will be so many times you feel like you failed. But in the eyes, ears, and mind of your child, you are a supermom. – Stephanie Precourt


Being a mom doesn’t mean you need to know what you are doing. Just be willing to learn and grow.


Quotes that inspire self-care for mamas

To be a good parent, you need to take care of yourself so that you can have the physical and emotional energy to take care of your family. Michell Obama.

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Self-care is giving the world the best of you instead of what’s left of you. – Katie Reed.


Your most valuable parenting skill is learning to manage yourself first. – Dr. Laura Markham.

Inorder to show up and be the best version of YOU. YOU must take care of yourself first.


Keep showing up for yourself every day. Even, if it’s only for five minutes. That five minutes will so be worth it.

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READ: 15 Self-care Practices For New Moms

Sentimental Quotes Worth Sharing With Your Mama

The best love a child can receive is from their mom.


Moms make the world go round and round. WIthout them, nothing will be possible.


Who are we without our mothers?

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


Dear mom, you are my rock! My inspiration and my North Star. I love you mom!


Mom, everything I know today was because of the lessons you taught me in life. Thank You!

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Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children. – William Makepeace Thackeray.

Inspirational Quote To Boost Your Mood

There’s no way to be a perfect mother and a million ways to be a good one. – Jill Churchill.


Be vulnerable enough to choose joy because those who truly love you will support you no matter what. Motherhood is hard, but your struggle doesn’t have to be yours alone.

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You are everything your kids need. They love the imperfect perfect mother you are to them.


When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child. – Sophia Loren.



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There’s no such thing as a supermom. We just do the best we can. – Sarah Michelle Gellar.



Motherhood is a privellage. Express gratification everyday for being able to wear one of (if not) the best title a woman can wear.


Life doesn’t come with a manual, it comes with a mother. – Anonymous.

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Once you’re a mom, you’re always a mom. It’s like riding a bike, you never forget. – Taraji P. Henson.


Being a mama can be tough, but always remember in the eyes of your child, no one does it better than you.- Unknown.

Encouraging Mom Quotes

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Motherhood is the greatest thing and the hardest thing. – Ricki Lake.


You don’t take a class; you’re thrown into motherhood and learn from experience. – Jennie Finch.


The days are long, but the years are short. – Gretchen Ruben.

If I were asked to define motherhood. I would have define it as love in it’s purest form. Unconditional love.  – Revathi Sankaran.

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I won’t be who I am if I had not become a mom.


The fastest way to break the cycle of perfectionism and become a fearless mother is to give up the idea of doing it perfectly—indeed to embrace uncertainty and imperfection – Ariannna Huffington.


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