Top 10 Best First Time Mother Mother’s Day Quotes 2015

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Are you a new mom? Do you know someone who is a first time mother and is now celebrating Mother’s Day? Be inspired by these inspirational quotes for new moms.

1. “Life offers us thousands of opportunities for learning. Every man and every woman, in every day of our lives, always has a good opportunity to surrender to Love. Life is not a long vacation, but a constant learning process. And the most important lesson is learning to love.” – Paulo Coelho, Brazilian lyricist and novelist

2. “Mothers always find ways to fit in the work – but then when you’re working, you feel that you should be spending time with your children and then when you’re with your children, you’re thinking about working.” – Alice Hoffman, American novelist and young-adult and children’s writer

3. “I am sure that if the mothers of various nations could meet, there would be no more wars.” – E. M. Forster, English novelist, short story writer, essayist and librettist

4. “Men are what their mothers made them.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson, American essayist, lecturer, and poet, who led the Transcendentalist movement of the mid-19th century

5. “A mother’s arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.” – Victor Hugo, French poet, novelist, and dramatist of the Romantic movement

6. “Life began with waking up and loving my mother’s face.” – George Eliot, English novelist, journalist, translator and one of the leading writers of the Victorian era

7. “Being a mother is not about what you gave up to have a child, but what you’ve gained from having one.” – Sunny Gupta, Indian cricketer

8. “A mother’s happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories.” – Honoré de Balzac, French novelist and playwright

9. “As you become more clear about who you really are, you’ll be better able to decide what is best for you – the first time around.” – Oprah Winfrey, American media proprietor, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist

10. “Motherhood is the greatest thing and the hardest thing.” – Ricki Lake, American actress, producer, and Emmy Award-winning television host