As Sophocles once said, "Sons are the anchors of a mother's life."
Mother's Day may only come around once a year, but every day is special when it comes to the unique bond between a mother and her son — especially when it's a relationship filled with adventures, endless laughter, and ever-growing love. The perfect mother-son quote celebrates just that, and is great as a heartfelt Mother's Day message — or even as an everyday reminder — to show the number one lady in your life just how important she is.
That's why we've rounded up 30 of the best mother-son quotes — from philosophers and writers to actors and past presidents — so that if you find yourself searching for the right words to capture your special mother-son bond, you can use any of these sweet and sentimental sayings to help honor the superhero that is your mom. Whether you're looking to write them in a handmade card or just pair them as a sweet note in a flower bouquet, let these heartwarming quotes and sentimental sayings truly show the love and care you have for your mom every day — and make her feel extra special for the best Mother's Day yet.