The Best Mother's Day Instagram Quotes and Sayings
Pictures might be worth a thousand words, but we still think they deserve captions, especially if it’s a Mother’s Day Instagram. This year, make that caption special with these Mother’s Day quotes and sayings. These heartfelt and funny quotes sum up everything you want to say on Mother’s Day, even if you’re not great with words yourself. We should dedicate more than one day to celebrate mothers, and we should shower them with appreciation all the time. Even though that isn’t the case, these Mother’s Day Instagram captions are a step in the right direction. There’s never a bad time to thank your mom or tell her you love her, but you definitely need to on Mother’s Day. Go a step further and show your appreciation to the Instagram world with these quotes and sayings that will make perfect Mother’s Day Instagram captions. There are no words that could possibly sum up the love we have for our Mamas, but these Mother’s Day quotes and sayings are a good start. P.S. Post the photo where she looks better than you—it’s her day.
Funny Mother’s Day Quotes
“If evolution really works, how come mothers only have two hands?” Milton Berle
“My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it.” Mark Twain
“It’s not easy being a mother. If it were, fathers would do it.” Dorothy, The Golden Girls
“Most mothers are instinctive philosophers.” Harriet Beecher Stow, The Minister’s Wooing
“When your mother asks, 'Do you want a piece of advice?' it’s a mere formality. It doesn’t matter if you answer yes or no. You’re going to get it anyway.” Erma Bombeck
Sentimental Mother’s Day Quotes
“Mother’s love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.” Erich Fromm
“It may be possible to gild pure gold, but who can make his mother more beautiful?” Mahatma Gandhi
“I can imagine no heroism greater than motherhood.” Lance Conrad, The Price of Creation
“When you look into your mother’s eyes, you know that is the purest love you can find on this earth.” Mitch Albom, For One More Day
“A mother’s arms are more comforting than anyone else’s.” Diana, Princess of Wales
Mother’s Day Quotes in Loving Memory
“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
“The most beautiful word on the lips of mankind is the word, ‘Mother,’ and the most beautiful call is the call of ‘My mother.’ It is a word full of hope and love, a sweet and kind word coming from the depths of the heart. The mother is every thing—she is our consolation in sorrow, our hope in misery, and our strength in weakness. She is the source of love, mercy, sympathy, and forgiveness. He who loses his mother loses a pure soul who blesses and guards him constantly.” Kahlil Gibran, The Broken Wings
“I remember my mother’s prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life.” Abraham Lincoln
“There is nothing in the world of art like the songs mother used to sing.” Billy Sunday
“There is something about losing your mother that is permanent and inexpressible— a wound that will never quite heal.” Susan Wiggs, The Goodbye Quilt
Mother’s Day Sayings
Nothing is really lost until your mom can’t find it.
A mother is your first friend, your best friend, your forever friend.
Life doesn’t come with a manual—it comes with a mother.
Sometimes when I open my mouth, my mother comes out.
Plot twist: My mother was right about everything.