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"My Mother is a Walking Miracle" Leonardo DiCaprio

Updated: May 11


For this Mother's Day, we bring you some memorable quotes from notable individuals. From the entire Miami Living team, we wish all moms a lot of love!


“To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power. Or the climbing, falling colors of a rainbow.” Maya Angelou


"My instinct is to protect my children from pain. But adversity is often the thing that gives us character and backbone. It's always been a struggle for me to back off and let my children go through difficult experiences." Nicole Kidman


“There’s something really empowering about going, ‘Hell, I can do this! I can do this all!’ That’s the wonderful thing about mothers, you can because you must, and you just do.” Kate Winslet


"Acceptance, tolerance, bravery, compassion. These are the things my mom taught me" Lady Gaga


"My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it." Mark Twain


"My mother, she is beautiful, softened at the edges, and tempered with a spine of steel. I want to grow old and be like her"- Jodi Picoult


"Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love and fearlessness. If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love." Stevie Wonder


“Motherhood puts you in your place, because it really forces you to address the issues that you claim to believe in—and if you can't stand up to those principles when you're raising a child, forget it." Diane Keaton


"There's no way to be a perfect mother and a million ways to be a good one." Jill Churchill


"Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother."Oprah Winfrey


"A mother's love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no pity. It dares all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path." Agatha Christie


“My advice for new moms is this: You’ve never been a mom before, and your baby is new to this world. So be kind to yourself, and be patient. It takes time, but you’ll get the hang of it!” Hillary Clinton


“You don’t know what to expect because it’s just completely, existentially out of anything that you’ve ever experienced before, and it’s quite indescribable.” Emily Blunt