13 of the Best Quotes About Motherhood From Books

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If you're looking for a beautiful way to tell your mom you love her — after you've called and sent flowers and bought her a year's supply of artisanal cheeses, of course — it's not a bad idea to turn to the words of those who've gone before. That's what writers are good for, after all; putting universal sentiments into specific sentences. And just between us, I may have teared up a little while collecting these quotes. They're noble and loving and beautiful, just like a mother.

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