Daily Messages

Words for You to Ponder Today


Mother

  • "When mothers know who they are and who God is and have made covenants with Him, they will have great power and influence for good on their children."

    —Julie B. Beck, "Mothers Who Know"
    Topics: Mothers

  • "No love in mortality comes closer to approximating the pure love of Jesus Christ than the selfless love a devoted mother has for her child."

    —Jeffrey R. Holland, "Behold Thy Mother"
    Topics: Mothers

  • "You should express regularly to your wife and children your reverence and respect for her. Indeed, one of the greatest things a father can do for his children is to love their mother."

    —Howard W. Hunter, "Being a Righteous Husband and Father"
    Topics: Mothers, Love

  • "Maternal love has to be divine. There is no other explanation…What mothers do is an essential element of Christ’s work."

    —Jeffrey R. Holland, "Behold Thy Mother"
    Topics: Mothers

  • "Perhaps the reason we respond so universally to our mothers’ love is because it typifies the love of our Savior."

    —Bradley D. Foster, "Mother Told Me"
    Topics: Mothers

  • "There is no greater good in all the world than motherhood."

    —James E. Faust, "Fathers, Mothers, Marriage"
    Topics: Mothers

  • "You have entered into a partnership with our Father in Heaven to give mortal experience to His sons and daughters."

    —Gordon B. Hinckley, "Your Greatest Challenge, Mother"
    Topics: Mothers

  • "May I say to mothers collectively, … you are magnificent. You are doing terrifically well."

    —Jeffrey R. Holland, "Because She Is a Mother"
    Topics: Mothers

  • "Motherhood is more than bearing children. … It is the essence of who we are as women."

    —Sheri L. Dew, "Are We Not All Mothers?"
    Topics: Mothers

  • "You can show your daughter by the way you love and honor your wife that she should never settle for less."

    —Elaine S. Dalton, "Love Her Mother"
    Topics: Mothers