Friday, March 30, 2012

The F.U.N. Quotient... for mothers

An ounce of mother is worth a pound of clergy. ~Spanish Proverb

Motherhood has a very humanizing effect. Everything gets reduced to essentials. ~Meryl Streep
A suburban mother's role is to deliver children obstetrically once, and by car forever after. ~Peter De Vries
A mother is a person who seeing there are only four pieces of pie for five people, promptly announces she never did care for pie. ~Tenneva Jordan
It takes a woman twenty years to make a man of her son, and another twenty minutes for another woman to make a fool of him. ~Helen Rowland
God could not be everywhere, so he created mothers. ~Jewish Proverb 
The phrase "working mother" is redundant. ~Jane Sellman
Any mother could perform the jobs of several air traffic controllers with ease. ~Lisa Alther
My mom is literally a part of me. You can't say that about many people except relatives, and organ donors. ~Carrie Latet
If evolution really works, how come mothers only have two hands? ~Milton Berle
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

Being a full-time mother is one of the highest salaried jobs in my field, since the payment is pure love. ~Mildred B. Vermont

Oh, and then, there's this.

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