Quotes for momIt isn't always easy being a mother, is it? That's what Mother's Day is all about, taking one day and telling the 85.4 million of us that the nation has got our back. Heck, mothers have risen to some pretty high profile positions in this nation. Today quotes from some of the most high powered and famous moms in America are a good reminder that we're not just doing this alone.

Out there our voices are loud and proud and being heard by somebody -- if not by our kids. From one-time Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to First Lady Michelle Obama, there are mothers who are putting a maternal spin on making a difference.

Today we celebrate mothers of all kinds by looking at what these moms have to say about what it is we do day in and day out.

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Feel free to pin them to Pinterest or share them on Facebook ... and don't forget to give Mom a big hug!

Which quote is your favorite?

 

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