130 Mother-Daughter Quotes That Will Melt Your Heart

Here is the best collection of inspirational mother-daughter quotes. We all have that special girl in our life – a daughter, a niece, a granddaughter, a sister, a cousin, a neighbor, a friend – who makes us smile and laugh, who makes our hearts swell with pride.

Mothers and daughters. You can hear the love in their laughter, feel the excitement in their touch, and see the devotion in their eyes.

No matter what your relationship is with your mom, there’s something so special about the bond between a mother and her daughter.

Daughter Quotes

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My daughter swims like a mermaid. I swim like a manatee.

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Usually, my days spent with my daughters are so fun that I don’t even have time to think about that.

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

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My mom taught me a woman’s mind should be the most beautiful part of her.

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A mother’s treasure is her daughter.

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When I’m weak and unpretty, I know I’m beautiful and strong. Because I see myself like my mother does.

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

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A daughter is just a little girl who grows up to be your best friend.

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Words are not enough to express the unconditional love that exists between a mother and a daughter. – Caitlin Houston

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A mother and a daughter have one soul for two, which can’t be broken by time, obstacles, distance, and insults.

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I smile because I’m your daughter. I laugh because there’s nothing you can do about it.

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Many people may be replaced in daughter’s life, but nobody can take the mother’s place.

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

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The more a daughter knows the details of her mother’s life the stronger the daughter. – Anita Diamant

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As they get older, our daughters become more and more like us too. – Amy Newmark

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The best music I have ever heard is the sound of my daughter’s giggling. – Deasish Mridha

Mother-Daughter Quotes

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Being a mother and grandmother is the best of the best in my life. My grandchildren multiply the joy my daughters bring me. – Alexandra Stoddard

What the daughter does, the mother did. – Jewish Proverb

The older I get, the more I see the power of that young woman, my mother. – Sharon Olds

Mother and daughter got on very well indeed, with a deep affection founded on an almost complete misunderstanding. – Mary Stewart

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The woman who is my best friend, my teacher, my everything: Mom. – Sandra Vischer

There were times, in middle school and junior high, I didn’t have a lot of friends. But my mom was always my friend. Always. – Taylor Swift

Anything I’ve done up till 27 May 1999 was kind of an illusion, existing without living. My daughter, the birth of my daughter, gave me life. – Johnny Depp

It was easy for me to not feel beautiful in a world of prom queens, yet my mother was always reminding me of how worthy I was. I was a lucky daughter. – Brittainy C. Cherry

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

A mother is not a person to lean on but a person to make leaning unnecessary. – Dorothy Canfield Fisher

We mothers are learning to mark our mothering success by our daughters’ lengthening flight. – Letty Cottin Pogrebin

My daughter is my biggest achievement. She is a little star, and my life has changed so much for the better since she came along. – Denise Van Outen

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

Inspirational Mother-Daughter Quotes

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I did not give you the gift of life, life gave me the gift of you.

My mother wanted me to be her wings, to fly as she never quite had the courage to do. I love her for that. I love the fact that she wanted to give birth to her own wings. – Erica Jong

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

Having a little girl has been like following an old treasure map with the important paths torn away. – Heather Gudenkauf

The woman who is my best friend, my teacher, my everything: Mom. – Sandra Vischer

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Always love your mother because you will never get another.

The living mother-daughter relationship, you learn over and over again, is a constant choice between adaption and acceptance. – Kelly Corrigan

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

A mother’s arms are more comforting than anyone else’s. – Dian

She raised us with humor, and she raised us to understand that not everything was going to be great – but how to laugh through it. – Liza Minelli on Judy Garland

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

Mothers are the most dynamic and influential force on the development of a young woman’s journey to being herself. – Hillary L. McBride

All mother’s characteristics are absorbed by the daughter’s personality so that it’s not clear where the mother ends, and the daughter begins. It’s pure magic.

Acceptance, tolerance, bravery, compassion. These are the things my mom taught me. – Lady Gaga

The Best Sentimental Mother-Daughter Quotes

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

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.

The first lesson every child of Athena learned: Mom was the best at everything, and you should never, ever suggest otherwise. – Rick Riordan

My mother shed her protective love down around me and without knowing why people sensed that I had value. – Maya Angelou

I am a princess not because I have a prince, but because a queen raised me.

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

One of the most important relationships we’ll have is the relationship we have with our mothers. – Iyanla Vanzant

A daughter is one of the most beautiful gifts this world has to give. – Laurel Atherton

My daughter introduced me to myself… the connection I had with her when I was giving birth was something I’ve never felt before. – Beyoncé

When someone asks you where you come from, the answer is your mother. It’s so much more than love. Even when there’s no love, it’s so much more than anything else in your life. – Anna Quindlen

My mother was my first country, the first place I ever lived. – Nayyirah Waheed

A mother who radiates self-love and acceptance actually vaccinates her daughter against low self-esteem. – Naomi Wolf

Short Daughter Quotes

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A mom is a daughter’s ‘first’ friend. And, through life, becomes her best friend.

Mothers and daughters are closest when daughters become mothers.

For all the things my hands have held, the best by far is you.

If I didn’t have you as a mom, I’d choose you as a friend.

Mother. One person who does the work of twenty. For free.

I unapologetically and unabashedly am deeply biased toward my mother.

He that would the daughter win must with the mother first begin.

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Life doesn’t come with a manual. It comes with a Mother.

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

Lucky is the woman whose first child is a daughter.

Mother is a verb. It’s something you do. Not just who you are.

Never grow a wishbone, daughter, where your backbone ought to be.

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

God couldn’t be everywhere so that is why he invented mothers.

A daughter may outgrow your lap, but she’ll never outgrow your heart.

You are your child’s keeper until she’s mature enough to keep herself.

I love my mother as trees love water and sunshine. She helps me grow, prosper, and reach great heights. – Terri Guillemets

The Most Famous Mother-Daughter Quotes

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I love our daughters more than anything in the world, more than life itself. So for me, being Mom-in-Chief is, and always will be job number one. – Michelle Obama

What’s it like to have the greatest daughter in the world? I don’t know ask your grandmother.

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I told my mom she was invading my personal space and she said I came out of her personal space.

If I turn into my mother, or even half the woman she is, I’ll consider my life a successful one.

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

As for my girls, I’ll raise them to think they breathe fire. – Jessica Kirkland

If I turn into my mother or even half the woman she is, I’ll consider my life a successful one.

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

Even as a small child, I understood that women had secrets and that some of these were only to be told to daughters. In this way, we were bound together for eternity. – Alice Hoffman

Mothers and daughters together are a powerful force to be reckoned with. – Melia Keeton-Digby

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

She’s my best friend – she’s everything to me. It’s always just been me and her against the world. – Jacqueline Middleton

A daughter will always be the closest person in the world for her mother because only she saw the heart of her mother from the inside.

Someday when the pages of my life end, I know that you will be one of the most beautiful chapters.

Deep Mother-Daughter Quotes

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To my daughter, I will say, ‘See your beauty without a compliment or a mirror.

All I know is that I carried you for nine months. I fed you, I clothed you, I paid for your college education. Friending me on Facebook seems like a small thing to ask in return. – Jodi Picoult

I cannot forget my mother. She is my bridge. When I needed to get across, she steadies herself long enough for me to run across safely. – Renita Weems

The only love between a mother and a daughter can’t be changed and only this love has no limits. It grows with every single day and never fades.

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My Dearest Baby, You gave me the strength I didn’t know I had. You taught me the true meaning of serenity and peace. – Serena Williams

Dear Daughter, don’t concern yourself with fitting into glass slippers. Think instead of shattering glass ceilings.

My mother was like sand. The kind that warms you on a beach when you come shivering out of the cold water. The kind that clings to your body, leaving its impression on your skin to remind you where you’ve been and where you’ve come from. – Clare Vanderpool

A mother-daughter bond is the perfect blessing, so that makes me one blessed mom because I have you. – Stephanie Lahart

I tell my daughter every morning, ‘Now, what are the two most important parts of you?’ And she says, ‘My head and my heart.

My daughter is not the child that I expected. She is so much more. – Brenda Kosciuk

I love you for the little girl that you once were, for the amazing woman you are today, and for the precious daughter that you will always be.

The mother and daughter relationship is a special bond that spans the years. Through laughter, worry, smiles and tears. A sense of trust that can’t be broken, a depth of love sometimes unspoken.

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