50 Touching Mother and Daughter Quotes

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There is no bond quite like the one between a mother and daughter. The best mother and daughter quotes can make amazing gift ideas, or simply be shared to show your loved one that you care.

Celebrate the loving bond between mom and daughter with these 50 touching mother and daughter quotes.

50 Touching Mother and Daughter Quotes

50 Mother and Daughter Quotes

“To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power. Or the climbing, falling colors of a rainbow.”0

Maya Angelou

“Of all the haunting moments of motherhood, few rank with hearing your own words come out of your daughter’s mouth.”

Victoria Secunda

“Words are not enough to express the unconditional love that exists between a mother and a daughter.”

Caitlin Houston

“A daughter is someone you laugh with, dream with, and love with all your heart.”


“Mother and daughter never truly part, maybe in distance but never in heart.”


“A mother and a daughter always share a special bond, which is engraved on their hearts.”


“In my life, you are the sun that never fades and the moon that never wanes.”


“A mother is not a person to lean on but a person to make leaning unnecessary.”

Dorothy C. Fisher

“The more a daughter knows the details of her mother’s life the stronger the daughter.”

Anita Diamant

“We mothers are learning to mark our mothering success by our daughters’ lengthening flight.”

Letty Cottin Pogrebin

“A mother is the only person in the world, who can turn daughter’s worries and fears into happiness.”


“A daughter is the happy memories of the past, the joyful moments of the present, and the hope and promise of the future.”

Bruce Barton

“Courage, sacrifice, determination, commitment, toughness, heart, talent, guts. That’s what little girls are made of.”

Bethany Hamilton

“If you ever feel like giving up, just remember there is a little girl watching who wants to be just like you.”

Booki Nova

“A mother’s treasure is her daughter.”

Catherine Pulsifer

“There is nothing as powerful as mother’s love, and nothing as healing as a child’s soul.”


“A daughter is someone you laugh with, dream with, and love with all your heart.”


“To my daughter. Never forget that I love you. Life is filled with hard times and good times. Learn from everything you can. Be the woman I know you can be. Mom”


“Being a mother is an attitude, not a biological relation.”

Robert A. Heinlein

“My daughter makes me laugh with her incredibly humorous take on the world. Everything makes her laugh, and I aspire to take in the world the same shoes she does.”


“Call your mother. Tell her you love her. Remember, you’re the only person who knows what her heart sounds like from the inside.”

Rachel Wolchin

“A daughter is God’s way of saying “thought you could use a lifelong friend”.


“No matter how old she may be, sometimes a girl just needs her mom.”

Cardinal Marmillod

“Life doesn’t come with a manual, it comes with a Mother.”


“Her smile makes me smile. Her laugh is infectious. Her heart is pure and true. Above all I love that she is my daughter.”


“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

“By the time you realize your mother was right, you have a daughter who thinks that you’re wrong.”

Sada Malhotra

“A mother’s love is like an everlasting bed of roses, that continues to blossom. A mother’s love bears strength, comfort, healing, and warmth. Her beauty is compared to a sunny day that shines upon each rose petal and inspires hope.”

Ellen J. Barrier

“Her mother would tell her she was beautiful and that everything was all right”

Sarah Addison Allen

“In a child’s eyes, a mother is a goddess.”

N.K. Jemisin

“Mother-daughter disagreements were, in hindsight, basically mother stating the truth and daughter taking her own sweet time coming around.”

Barbara Delinsky

“Mother and daughter got on very well indeed, with a deep affection founded on almost complete misunderstanding.”

Mary Stewart

“A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take.”

Cardinal Meymillod

“A mother’s and daughter’s love is never separated.”

Viola Shipman

“Mothers and daughters together are a powerful force to be reckoned with.”

Melia Keeton-Digby

“Words are not enough to express the unconditional love that exists between a mother and a daughter.”

Caitlin Houston

“A daughter is someone you laugh with, dream with, and love with all your heart.”


“Angels are often disguised as daughters.”


“A daughter may outgrow your lap…but she will never outgrow your heart.”


“Mothers and daughters are closest, when daughters become mothers.”


“One of the most important relationships we have is the relationship we have with our mothers.”

Iyanla Vanzant

“On the darkest days, when I feel inadequate, unloved and unworthy, I remember whose daughter I am and I straighten my crown.”


“And she loved a little girl very, very much – even more than she loved herself. “


“I am a strong woman because a strong woman raised me.”


” What the daughter does, the mother did “

Jewish Proverb

“I am not a perfect mother and I will never be. You are not a perfect daughter and you will never be. But put us together and we will be the best mother and daughter we would ever be.”

Zoraida Pesante

“Mothering is a mysterious task. First you create an intimate, all-consuming attachment with your daughter, then you spend the rest of your life learning to let her go.”

Judy Ford

“No one in this world can love a girl more than her mother.”


“As they get older, our daughters become more and more like us too.”

Amy Newmark

“A daughter is a miracle that never ceases to be miraculous…full of beauty and forever beautiful…loving and caring and truly amazing.”

Deanna Beisser

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