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Total Quotes : 796
Me Wanted

While my mother wanted me to be a musician, I wanted to become an electronic engineer.

- A. R. Rahman

Own Betrayed

I feel betrayed by own mother.

- Aaron Carter

Growing Regularly

Growing up my mother played Sarah Vaughan and Nat Cole in the house regularly.

- Aaron Neville

Woman Strongly

I believe strongly in the rights of women... my mother is a woman, my sister is a woman, my daughter is a woman, my wife is a woman.

- Abdullah of Saudi Arabia

Mother's Day I Am

All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.

- Abraham Lincoln

Always Supportive

My mother was always supportive.

- Adam Lambert

Singing Think

People think that I popped out of my mother's womb singing 'Chasing Pavements'.

- Adele

Parent Better

I really believe that I've been a better parent from being a working mother.

- Adena Friedman

Warm Pretty

My mother's a pretty warm, open person.

- Adepero Oduye

She Agent

My mother is not a CIA agent, but she's an Italian mother, and she'd do anything for her son.

- Adriano Giannini

Important Taught

My mother taught me that it is important to be prepared for a last-minute polish.

- Aerin Lauder

Success Obedience

Obedience is the mother of success and is wedded to safety.

- Aeschylus

Wisdom Memory

Memory is the mother of all wisdom.

- Aeschylus

Extraordinary Most

My wife is the most wonderful woman in the world, and my parents are the most extraordinary father and mother.

- Akhil Sharma

Remember I Remember

When I remember my mother, it makes me really sad. But, when I remember my father, it makes me smile.

- Akkineni Nagarjuna

Measure Other

I didn't have a mother; I had a mama. I measure other women by the stature of my mama.

- Al Green

Feel Had

I was a child, and my mother was psychotic. She loved me, but I didn't really feel I had a mother. And when you live with somebody who is paranoid and thinks you're trying to kill them all the time, you tend to feel a little betrayed.

- Alan Alda

Everybody Basically

I grew up in a nonpolitical family. My mother basically hated everybody.

- Alan Colmes

Growing Your

When I was growing up, my mother would always say, 'It will go on your permanent record.' There was no 'permanent record.' If there were a 'permanent record,' I'd never be able to be a lawyer. I was such a bum in elementary school and high school... There is a permanent record today, and it's called the Internet.

- Alan Dershowitz

Old Typed

I wrote out little mysteries in longhand, and my mother typed them out on an old Remington.

- Alan Furst

Father Garment

My mother was a housewife. My father was a garment worker.

- Alan Sugar

Matter Medium

Water is life's matter and matrix, mother and medium. There is no life without water.

- Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

Always Cultivated

My mother always cultivated my imagination from the time I was very little.

- Alden Ehrenreich

Art Obsessed

I am obsessed with fashion, like my mother, and I am obsessed with art, like my father.

- Alessandro Michele

Eggs Meal

My last meal on Earth? The obvious answer is a plate of my mother's scrambled eggs.

- Alex Guarnaschelli

Tech Commercially

Saying the Tech Bloom is not commercially driven is like saying Mother Teresa had an interest in the poor.

- Alex Steffen


If you can't be in awe of Mother Nature, there's something wrong with you.

- Alex Trebek

Chat Particularly

I do chat to my mother in Norwegian, particularly when we want a secret conversation. It is useful that way.

- Alexander Hanson

Love See

I love my mother so much, because I see the whole of her.

- Alexandra Fuller

Single Very

I'm very close to my mother, but not a single other person in my family.

- Alexis Stewart

Everybody Than

I poke fun of everybody and everything. And who's easier to make fun of than your mother?

- Alexis Stewart

Better Cook

I'm a better cook and more of a perfectionist than my mother.

- Alexis Stewart

Growing Always

When I was growing up, my mother always wore Chanel.

- Alice Dellal

I Think How

My mother has told so many times the unbelievable story of how, as a toddler, I would demand raw onions and eat them like apples, I think that, at this juncture, it is a story that just has to be believed.

- Alice Dreger

Gardening Search

In search of my mother's garden, I found my own.

- Alice Walker

Everybody Hovering

I believe you mother everybody, not in a cloying, hovering way, but taking care of what is around you.

- Alice Walker

Writing Before

My mother says I was writing before I was crawling. I wrote in the dirt with a twig.

- Alice Walker

She Actress

My mother is an actress, and she used to drag me from theater to theater and reading to reading.

- Alicia Keys

Father African

I have my mother who is an Irish-Italian, and my father who is African, so I have the taste buds of an Italian and the spice of an African.

- Alicia Keys

Wanting Been

I've been wanting to have a baby since I was 2 years old - I'm destined to be a mother.

- Alicia Silverstone

My Life Always

My Mother is an actress, so it's always been a part of my life.

- Alicia Vikander

Read Judy

Yeah, I read Judy Blume. My mother didn't like that, but I read it anyhow.

- Alison Bechdel

Play Actually

Because we imagine, we can have invention and technology. It's actually play, not necessity, that is the mother of invention.

- Alison Gopnik

Tories Contest

My child was one of Nature's Tories pitted against a mother who was one of nurture's Lefties: it was no contest.

- Allison Pearson

Like Being

I like being a mother.

- Amanda Abbington

Mom Worn

Sweater, n.: garment worn by child when its mother is feeling chilly.

- Ambrose Bierce

Proud Fix

Maybe with boxing and good focus, I can fix myself and make my mother proud.

- Amnat Ruenroeng

Home Matters

Where there is a mother in the home, matters go well.

- Amos Bronson Alcott

Your About

Himanshu and I travel together whenever possible, but there are times when I like to travel with my mother and maasi. It is really shocking that trolls comment on that, too. They say 'Don't you get along with your mother-in-law that you don't take her along?' Now, who would accept such remarks about one's mother?

- Amruta Khanvilkar

Love Builds

Everything I do as a mother builds on a foundation of love and compassion.

- Amy Chua

I Am Balancing

I am a mother, so I'm used to balancing things.

- Amy Klobuchar

Forgive Learned

I learned to forgive myself, and that enabled me to forgive my mother as a person.

- Amy Tan

Been Longer

My mother has been famous for longer than anyone else alive.

- Anderson Cooper

Beautiful Skin

My mother and grandmother both had beautiful skin.

- Andie MacDowell

Black Never

I was the black sheep of the family, and my mother never really understood me.

- Andre Rieu

Stay-At-Home Mom

My mother was predominately a stay-at-home mom.

- Andrew Rannells

Out Psychiatrists

My mother sent me to psychiatrists since the age of four because she didn't think little boys should be sad. When my brother was born, I stared out the window for days. Can you imagine that?

- Andy Kaufman

Mom Whatsoever

My parents, especially my mother, were no influence on me whatsoever.

- Andy Partridge

Always Carries

My mother always carries around these postcard pictures of me.

- Angela Watson

World Nicest

My mother was an Earth Mother and the nicest person in the world.

- Angelina Jolie

Rest Took

My mother took my picture to a model agency and the rest is history.

- Angie Everhart

Long Lot

I did a lot of work with myself over the course of being pregnant and the first few months of being pregnant. It's nice, the pace of being pregnant; it gives you a long time to not just germinate a baby but germinate the mother that you're gonna be.

- Ani DiFranco

Woman Particularly

I truly feel that being a woman, and particularly a mother, has had a large impact on my campaign.

- Ann Callis

Young How

You know how exasperated you can be when you're the mother of five young boys.

- Ann Romney

Choice Career

My career choice was to be a mother.

- Ann Romney

Nothing Could

My mother could make something out of nothing - and everything started from scratch.

- Anna Pump

Me Taught

I had a fantastic mother who taught me self-confidence.

- Anna Torv

Always Becoming

Becoming a mother doesn't always change every aspect of your personality.

- Anna Torv

Career Wanted

I've wanted to be a mother since I was 16, but I also just knew I wanted to have a career as well.

- Anne Hathaway

Wife Six

Who I really am is the mother of six kids and Woody's wife.

- Anne Northup

Soul Trip

Every mother and daughter should make time for a trip together. It's good for the soul.

- Anne Robinson

I Am Act

I act, but I am a mother first and wife second.

- Annette Bening

Aging Troubled

My mother is not somebody who's troubled by aging.

- Annette Bening

I Am Certainly

I'm certainly not a perfect mother, but I am an avid mother, let me put it that way.

- Annette Bening

Mom Been

Of all the roles I've played, none has been as fulfilling as being a mother.

- Annette Funicello

Her Were

The pictures of my family were designed to be on a family wall, they were supposed to be together. It was supposed to copy my mother's wall in her house.

- Annie Leibovitz

Utterly Became

My mother, who was quite sharp when I was young, became utterly mild.

- Antonia Fraser

Years Politician

My mother was a politician in my formative years.

- Antonia Fraser


Expectation is the mother of all frustration.

- Antonio Banderas

Mother's Day Grow

I got to grow up with a mother who taught me to believe in me.

- Antonio Villaraigosa

Think I Think

I think in my mother tongue. That's Hindi.

- Anupam Kher

Courageous Really

My mother was really courageous.

- Ara Parseghian

She Been

My mother told me not to listen to anyone. She had been told that she wouldn't be able to teach and she did.

- Archie Panjabi

Kid Benign

When I was a kid, my mother's parenting style teetered between benign neglect and intense bouts of violence.

- Ariel Gore

Always She

My mother's English, and she always was fascinated by the desert.

- Arizona Muse

Storm Face

I am resilient like my mother and have the ability to face any kind of storm.

- Arjun Kapoor

How Equations

My mother was the nicest person in the world. I still have people coming to me to say how she was so warm, generous, and kind-hearted. She never washed her dirty linen in public. She always maintained her equations with people.

- Arjun Kapoor

What If Grows

Every boy grows up trying to be like his father, but what if a boy grows up to be like his mother?

- Arjun Kapoor

Like Behave

I look like my mother but behave like my father.

- Arjun Kapoor

Politics Angel

My mother, Lillie Specter, was an angel and totally uninterested in politics.

- Arlen Specter

Childhood Been

My mother is a Telugu, so I have been familiar with the language since childhood.

- Armaan Malik

Mom She

Mother is far too clever to understand anything she does not like.

- Arnold Bennett

Weeks Pounds

I was 17 pounds when I was born. My mother couldn't walk for three weeks.

- Art Donovan

Generation Russia

My father was an immigrant from Russia and my mother was first generation.

- Arthur Rock

Religious His

The Indian was a religious man from his mother's womb.

- Charles Eastman

Money Lot

The family of my mother had a lot of money; the family of my father, nothing.

- Charo

I Wish Wish

I wish I had a great relationship with my mother.

- Chely Wright

Know Earth

I know that is what I was put on Earth to do - to be a mother.

- Cheryl Cole

Trust My Life

I don't trust anybody in my life except my mother and my dogs.

- Cheryl Cole

Better Happy Person

It makes me happy to work. And it makes me a better mother to be a happy person.

- Cheryl Hines