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23 Wonderful Mother’s Day Quotes

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Mother’s Day, which takes place on the second Sunday of May each year in the United States, has only been an official holiday for about a hundred years. However, celebrations of motherhood have been taking place for many thousands of years, among everyone from the ancient Romans to the ancient Egyptians.

Whether it’s Mother’s Day or any other day of the year, it’s important to let your mother know how much she means to you. Incorporating one of these 23 Wonderful Mother’s Day Quotes into a gift or card for her is a great way to do it; a classic quote that you personally selected is a lot more thoughtful than a random Hallmark card.

Use this list to find the perfect quote to celebrate the most special woman in your life.

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