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  I remember watching the Grammys and looking at the performances and crying to my mom, saying how much I wanted to be there.  
 -  Christina Aguilera
  

  My mom brought me up to believe that my talent is a gift and a blessing.  
 -  Christina Aguilera
  

  Thankfully, I have my mom and a small group of close friends who are there for me 24/7 and whom I can trust and depend on.  
 -  Christina Aguilera
  

  A mother loves her children even when they least deserve to be loved.  
 -  Kate Samperi
  

  I wanted to get us a place of our own with a little bit more space. The kitchen is just huge, because my mom... lives there, man, and she loves being in the kitchen.  
 -  Freddy Adu
  

  My mom was always the supplier of soccer balls, and so people were always knocking on my door, and trying to get me out so we could play.  
 -  Freddy Adu
  

  No influence is so powerful as that of the mother.  
 -  Sarah Josepha Hale
  

  Only God Himself fully appreciates the influence of a Christian mother in the molding of character in her children.  
 -  Billy Graham
  

  My mom has a good way of engaging me in a conversation about the choices I make, listening, being objective and open-minded, and respecting those choices so long as they don't put me in danger.  
 -  Casey Affleck
  

  When your mother asks, 'Do you want a piece of advice?' it is a mere formality. It doesn't matter if you answer yes or no. You're going to get it anyway.  
 -  Erma Bombeck
  

  Once my mom passed away, I have nobody to answer to. It's great.  
 -  Jessica Hahn
  

  There is nothing worse that a thirteen-year-old boy. You're embarrassed by your parents, and you're trying to find your independance because, deep inside, you are so dependent on your mom.  
 -  Ben Affleck
  

  My mother gets all mad at me if I stay in a hotel. I'm 31-years-old, and I don't want to sleep on a sleeping bag down in the basement. It's humiliating.  
 -  Ben Affleck
  

  A friend of my mom's was a casting director so, really as kind of a lark, I had a couple of acting jobs that had just enough exposure to give me the option to continue if I wanted to. I followed through with it.  
 -  Ben Affleck
  

  If my mom reads that I'm grammatically incorrect, I'll have hell to pay.  
 -  Larisa Oleynik
  

  Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own.  
 -  Maya Angelou
  

  My mother taught me that we all have the power to achieve our dreams. What I lacked was the courage.  
 -  Clay Aiken
  

  Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face.  
 -  George Eliot
  

  My mom was incredibly supportive when she found out that I wanted to be an actress, and that certainly made things easier and more fun.  
 -  Morena Baccarin
  

  Death can't be so bad if mom went through it. It makes it easier for the child to follow.  
 -  Danny Aiello
  

  My mom is an actress, but she never really pushed me into it, and it was never something I thought I would be doing. She was very happy I decided to, but she certainly doesn't offer me criticism because she knows I'd tell her to shut up! Nobody wants to hear that from their mum!  
 -  Morena Baccarin
  

  My mom is a never-ending song in my heart of comfort, happiness and being. I may sometimes forget the words but I always remember the tune.  
 -  Graycie Harmon
  

  The only love that I really believe in is a mothers love for her children.  
 -  Karl Lagerfeld
  

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

  Grades were important in our house. I was reading by two. My mom would sit there and read with me, read with me, read with me. It was wonderful.  
 -  Rio Ferdinand
  

  My Mom has always been one of my biggest supporters and the wisdom she has given me over the years has helped shaped the person I am today.  
 -  Catherine Pulsifer
  

  My mom was such a strong character. I don't want to say she was like a man, but she was tough.  
 -  Lance Armstrong
  

  I guess I was a mom so late in life, my daughter was the greatest thing since sliced bread.  
 -  Candice Bergen
  

  When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child.  
 -  Sophia Loren
  

  It is only in the act of nursing that a woman realizes her motherhood in visible and tangible fashion; it is a joy of every moment.  
 -  Honore de Balzac
  

  Whatever is meant to be will be and you just have to trust that things happen for a reason. It's made handling disappointments that much easier because I just remember my mom's words and know that something better is meant to come my way.  
 -  Amanda Bynes
  

  If I lived alone, Mom'd never sleep because she wouldn't know I was okay.  
 -  Scott Baio
  

  I love my mother Ali so much. I'm a momma's boy. I just have a very cool mom. It's not as though I had any say in the matter. I'm just really fortunate. She's the most kind, loving, giving woman. She loves her children an enormous amount so it's hard not to show the same in return. I try to do everything to be a good son. I come home for dinner when I'm in town and keep out of trouble.  
 -  Hayden Christensen
  

  Oftentimes, even as a little kid, I would get up before anyone else. My brother would still be sleeping, my mom would still be sleeping, so I would literally play 'Monopoly' by myself. I would play board games; I would do things by myself.  
 -  Will Ferrell
  

  Ever since I was a little kid, I've felt comfortable in a suit. It all started when my mom bought me a three-piece Pierre Cardin suit. I wore that thing everywhere. Eventually I realized I was going to be the kid who got beat up in school, but I kept wearing it.  
 -  Paul Feig
  

  My mom never taught me to be waiting for some prince on a white horse to swipe me off my feet.  
 -  Tyra Banks
  

  I remember going with my mom to a random garage sale as a kid and thinking what a cool treasure hunt that whole world was. Only to transition as an adult to think, 'What a gross place that really is.'  
 -  Will Ferrell
  

  My mom is literally a part of me. You can't say that about many people except relatives, and organ donors.  
 -  Carrie Latet
  

  I'd go to, like, six different schools in one year. We were on welfare, and my mom never ever worked.  
 -  Eminem
  

  It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.  
 -  Erma Bombeck
  

  Who in their infinite wisdom decreed that Little League uniforms be white? Certainly not a mother.  
 -  Erma Bombeck
  

  Sweater, n.: garment worn by child when its mother is feeling chilly.  
 -  Ambrose Bierce
  

  I didn't understand that I could sing until I was like 11 or 12. My mom heard me singing around the house and she said, What are you doing? You really can sing! So then I started going to school and singing to the girls.  
 -  Chris Brown
  

  For a kid who's lost his mom and all the rage and grief that no one was able to talk out of me, football was a very therapeutic sport. Very.  
 -  Jon Hamm
  

  My original inspiration was my mom: a few years after the death of my dad, she started dating one my teachers!  
 -  Meg Cabot
  

  My family, they're story tellers. My mom is Irish, and my dad is Italian. In my family, we weren't allowed to watch TV while we ate - we had to sit around the table and tell stories about our day.  
 -  Meg Cabot
  

  I'm a single mom picking up the pieces of my life. I'm not the girl who is portrayed in the press. I am not a husband-stealer, a gold-digger, or a bitch. My life right now is my kids, my friends, and my work.  
 -  Denise Richards
  

  The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom.  
 -  Henry Ward Beecher
  

  I love what I do and I think it shows. As my kids get older, they can see me as a mom who loves working.  
 -  Jessica Capshaw
  

  Sending a handwritten letter is becoming such an anomaly. It's disappearing. My mom is the only one who still writes me letters. And there's something visceral about opening a letter - I see her on the page. I see her in her handwriting.  
 -  Steve Carell
  

  When I was little, we lived on 8 acres and my mom had a horse. But when I was 7, my mom kicked my dad out, and then in order to feed us five kids, she got critters cheap or for free and raised them for food. We milked a cow, raised chickens, pigs and beef cattle. We heated our one-story house with wood and stayed cold all winter.  
 -  Billy Campbell
  

  Our parents are obviously proud, but they're still trying to get used to the fact that we're in a band. I have a feeling my mom would actually like One Direction if I wasn't in it!  
 -  Zayn Malik
  

  When I was a kid and got in trouble, I'd always say, Mom, I'm in trouble. Well, Mom, I'm in trouble.  
 -  Earl Campbell
  

  My mom used to tell me: 'It's not what you weigh; it's what you look like.'  
 -  Gina Carano
  

  I make a lot of mistakes, too, and I'm constantly re-evaluating how I'm doing things and trying to be better every day, whether it's as a mom or taking care of myself.  
 -  Mia Hamm
  

  My mom is always with me. When I made my major-league debut I told her, 'That's it. You don't work anymore. I'm going to work and take care of you.'  
 -  Melky Cabrera
  

  I need my mom for moral support plus to do the house things.  
 -  Melky Cabrera
  

  When I see my mom in the stands, it always pushes me to succeed.  
 -  Ashton Eaton
  

  I'm sure that my mom would have been happy with any path I chose.  
 -  Joely Fisher
  

  My goal is to be a household name, and when I do that, I want to help other girls become models, and maybe even launch a fashion line with my mom, like Beyonce did with her mother. My mom has such a good eye, and it's always been a dream of hers.  
 -  Chanel Iman
  

  The best situation is being a single parent. The best part about is that you get time off, too, because the kids are with their mom, so it's the best of both worlds. There's a lot to be said for it.  
 -  Larry David
  

  I was raised in Boston by three older brothers and a very strong and empowering single mom.  
 -  Eliza Dushku
  

  My parents divorced when I was young but I was brought up in two really loving households. I didn't have a contentious relationship with my mom or dad.  
 -  Matt Damon
  

  My mom didn't write, but she loved to read. She liked books 'that made you a little nervous.' Stephen King, Dean Koontz and Peter Straub were the three wise men of our family bookshelf.  
 -  Michael Easton
  

  I was going to be a writer. One person believed I could do it: my mom. Having her faith in me was like carrying around the Hammer of Thor.  
 -  Michael Easton
  

  Being a mother is the hardest job on earth.  
 -  Oprah Winfrey
  

  I ask people why they have deer heads on their walls. They always say because it's such a beautiful animal. There you go. I think my mother is attractive, but I have photographs of her.  
 -  Ellen DeGeneres
  

  My dad is still Christian Scientist. My mom's not, and I'm not. But I believe in God, and that there's a higher power and an intelligence that's bigger than us and that we can rely on. It's not just us, thinking we are the ones in control of everything. That idea gives me support.  
 -  Ellen DeGeneres
  

  My mom taught us the Serenity Prayer at a young age.  
 -  Toby Keith
  

  We always had 'Vogue' in our house. But, when I was around 12, my Mom finally took me seriously about modeling and put a stack of magazines in front of me, then told me to study all the poses. The ones I loved the most were in 'Vogue.'  
 -  Chanel Iman
  

  Men are what their mothers made them.  
 -  Ralph Waldo Emerson
  

  My mom, God rest her soul - she liked nicknames. In the womb she named me Skip. There was another black guy in Piedmont, W.Va., and his name was Skip. They called him Big Skip, and I was Little Skip.  
 -  Henry Louis Gates
  

  My mom was amazing. She believed in me and we were best friends.  
 -  Carmen Electra
  

  My mom was a seamstress, and I wish I'd learned to sew because I'm obsessed with 'Project Runway!'  
 -  Carmen Electra
  

  I was always at peace because of the way my mom treated me.  
 -  Martina Hingis
  

  I am truly my mother's son.  
 -  David Geffen
  

  I grew up in a family of Republicans. And when I was 18 and registering to vote, my mom's only instruction was 'You just go in and pull the big Republican lever.' That's my welcome to adulthood. She's like, 'No, don't even read it. Just pull the Republican lever.  
 -  Tina Fey
  

  Being a mom has made me so tired. And so happy.  
 -  Tina Fey
  

  Having a child makes you realize the importance of life - narcissism goes out the window. Heaven on earth is looking at my little boy. The minute he was born, I knew if I never did anything other than being a mom, I'd be fine.  
 -  Jenny McCarthy
  

  Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own.  
 -  Aristotle
  

  I've had to adapt my wardrobe to my various roles, both at the office, as a mom, and for television. When I shop for the season I look for pieces that will suit every facet of my daily life, not just one single occasion.  
 -  Nina Garcia
  

  My mom grew up in poverty in Oklahoma - like Dust Bowl, nine people in one room kind of place - and the way she got out of poverty was through education. My dad grew up without a dad, with very little and he also made his way out through education.  
 -  Jennifer Garner
  

  I remember, my mom didn't have any help, so if she needed to be somewhere after school, we'd just go down to the neighbors' and she'd give us a snack and make sure we did our homework. There weren't any latchkey kids.  
 -  Jennifer Garner
  

  My mom and I are very close.  
 -  Lady Gaga
  

  It's about getting the kids up and fed, getting one to school, getting the other down for a nap, going to the grocery store, picking one up from school, getting the other one down for another nap, cooking dinner... I live my life at these two extremes. I'm either a full-time stay-at-home mom or a full-time actress.  
 -  Jennifer Garner
  

  My mom was really vigorous about making sure that we saw things and that we questioned things. Education was so important to both of my parents.  
 -  Jennifer Garner
  

  I've known my mom since I was zero years old. She is quite dope.  
 -  Kanye West
  

  The mother-child relationship is paradoxical and, in a sense, tragic. It requires the most intense love on the mother's side, yet this very love must help the child grow away from the mother, and to become fully independent.  
 -  Erich Fromm
  

  God could not be everywhere and therefore He made mothers.  
 -  Jewish proverb
  

  A mother understands what a child does not say.  
 -  Jewish proverb