Quotes by motherhood

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  • Art Linkletter
    Art Linkletter
    Canadian-born American radio and television personality 1912-2010
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    I stand fearlessly for small dogs, the American Flag, motherhood and the Bible. That's why people love me.
  • Bethenny Frankel
    Bethenny Frankel
    American reality television personality, entrepreneur, and author 1970-
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    In many ways, being pregnant and working were more difficult than motherhood.
  • Caroline Leavitt
    Caroline Leavitt
    American novelist
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    Is there nothing the prodigiously talented Ann Patchett can't do? She's channeled the world of opera, Boston politics, magic, unwed motherhood, and race relations, creating scenarios so indelible, you swear they are right outside your door.
  • Emma Goldman
    Emma Goldman
    American anarchist 1869-1940
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    Morality and its victim, the mother - what a terrible picture! Is there indeed anything more terrible, more criminal, than our glorified sacred function of motherhood?
  • Carre Otis
    Carre Otis
    American model and actress 1968-
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    Motherhood has brought me many joys and insights, but the new perspective it granted me on the role I had inadvertently played in young women's lives for the 2 decades I spent in the modeling industry was downright sobering.
  • Barbara Kingsolver
    Barbara Kingsolver
    American novelist, essayist and poet 1955-
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    Motherhood is so sentimentalised and romanticised in our culture. It's practically against the law to say there are moments in the day when you hate your children. Everyone actually has those moments.
  • Rebecca West
    Rebecca West
    British author 1892-1983
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    Motherhood is the strangest thing, it can be like being one's own Trojan horse.
  • Barbara Walters
    Barbara Walters
    American journalist and author 1929-
    Barbara Walters
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    Motherhood is tough. If you just want a wonderful little creature to love, you can get a puppy.
  • Robert Browning
    Robert Browning
    English poet 1812-1889
    Robert Browning
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    Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.
  • Anne Tyler
    Anne Tyler
    American novelist and short story writer 1941-
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    None of my own experiences ever finds its way into my work. However, the stages of my life - motherhood, middle age, etc. - often influence my subject matter.
  • Victoria Billings
    Victoria Billings
    American writer
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    Sexual liberation, as a slogan, turns out to be another kind of bondage. For a woman it offers orgasm as her ultimate and major fulfillment; it's better than motherhood.
  • Barbara Kingsolver
    Barbara Kingsolver
    American novelist, essayist and poet 1955-
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    Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws.
    Source: Homeland and Other Stories
  • Barbara Ehrenreich
    Barbara Ehrenreich
    American author and political activist 1941-
    Barbara Ehrenreich
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    Take motherhood: nobody ever thought of putting it on a moral pedestal until some brash feminists pointed out, about a century ago, that the pay is lousy and the career ladder nonexistent.
  • Victoria Billings
    Victoria Billings
    American writer
    Victoria Billings
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    The best thing that could happen to motherhood already has. Fewer women are going into it.
  • Benito Mussolini
    Benito Mussolini
    Italian politician and journalist 1883-1945
    Benito Mussolini
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    War is to man what motherhood is to a woman. From a philosophical and doctrinal viewpoint, I do not believe in perpetual peace.
    Source: Speech to the Chamber of Deputies (28 April 1939), quoted in The Military Quotation Book (2002) by James Charlton, p. 2
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