30+ Mom Quotes for the Everyday Exhausted Mama | Funny, Inspirational, Spiritual, Strong & Travel Mom Quotes

30+ Mom Quotes for the Everyday Exhausted Mama

Whether it’s funny, inspirational or spiritual mom quotes – this could be the one thing that an exhausted mama needs. I personally love mom quotes! . . Working from home is a struggle and thankfully we have quotes to help encourage, motivate, and humor us. Depending on what kind of mood I’m in depends on what kind of quote helps make my day. . . What about you?

Inspirational quotes

  • I believe the choice to become a mother is the choice to become one of the greatest spiritual teachers there is. — Oprah Winfrey
  • Motherhood is the greatest thing and the hardest thing. — Ricki Lake
  • There’s no way to be a perfect mother and a million ways to be a good one. — Jill Churchill
  • Just in case no one told you today . . . You’re doing a great job, mama — Unknown
  • Be the mom that decided to go for it! — Unknown
  • Motherhood: All love begins and ends there. — Robert Browning
  • To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power. Or the climbing, falling colors of a rainbow. — Maya Angelou
  • Life doesn’t come with a manual, it comes with a mother. — Unknown
  • Love as powerful as your mother’s for you leaves its own mark. . . To have been loved so deeply… Will give us some protection forever. — J.K. Rowling
  • Bad moments don’t make bad moms. — Lysa Terkeurst

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Funny quotes

  • Cleaning up when your kids are home is like trying to brush your teeth while eating an oreo. — Unknown
  • My nickname is mom but my full name is Mom Mom Mom. — Unknown
  • May your coffee be stronger than your toddler. — Unknown
  • No hood like motherhood. — Unknown
  • Sometimes, the only way to stay sane is it to go a little crazy. — Unknown
  • Mama, you might need to go ahead and lock yourself in the bathroom in order to take a lil break. — Unknown
  • I don’t want to sleep like a baby, I want to sleep like my husband. – Unknown

Self care quotes

  • You were somebody before you became a mom and that somebody matters too! — Unknown
  • Sometimes you need a break. In a beautiful place. Alone. To figure everything out. — Unknown
  • Yes! . . . Moms need a break too! — Shalona London, The Ultimate Life Planner for the Everyday Fatigue Mom
  • The most powerful relationship you will ever have is the relationship with yourself. — Diane Von Furstenberg
  • As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself, the other for helping others. — Maya Angelou
  • Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes, including you. — Anne Lamott
  • You aren’t doing “nothing” when you choose to put your well-being first. In fact, this is the key to having everything.― Brittany Burgunder
  • You never need to apologize for how you chose to survive. ― Clementine von Radics
  • An empty lantern provides no light. Self-care is the fuel that allows your light to shine brightly. –Unknown

Related: 65 Self Care Ideas for the Everyday Fatigue Mom

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Spirtual Quotes

  • There are many virtuous and capable women in the world, but you surpass them all!  — Proverbs 31:29
  • The impression that a praying mother leaves upon her children is life-long. Perhaps when you are dead and gone your prayer will be answered. — D.L. Moody
  • She speaks with wisdom, and faithful instruction is on her tongue.  — Proverbs 31:25
  • And Adam called his wife’s name Eve; because she was the mother of all living.   — Genesis 3:20
  • Behold, every one that useth proverbs shall use this proverb against thee, saying, As is the mother, so is her daughter.  — Ezekiel 16:14
  • God is within her, she will not fall: God will help her at her break of day.  — Proverbs 46:5

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Strong Mom Quotes

  • Motherhood is a choice you make every day, to put someone else’s happiness and well-being ahead of your own. To teach the hard lessons, to do the right thing, even when you’re not sure what the right thing is. . . And to forgive yourself over and over again for doing everything wrong. — Donna Ball, At Home on Ladybug Farm
  • Who needs superheroes when there are moms. — Unknown
  • It takes someone really brave to be a mother, someone strong to raise a child and someone special to love someone more than herself. — Unknown
  • Here’s to strong women may we know them. May we be them. May we raise them.
  • It’s not easy being a mother. If it were easy, fathers would do it. — Unknown
  • She believed she could but she was really tired . . . So she didn’t. — Unknown 
  • Being a mom made me stronger than ever before. — Unknown
  • Successful mothers are not the ones who have never struggled. They are the ones who never give up, despite the struggles. — Sharon Jaynes
  • Go ahead and tell me that I’m not a good mom. Tell me that I can’t do it . . . I will show you over & over that I can! — Unknown

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Travel Quotes

  • Oh, the places you’ll go. —  Dr. Seuss
  • The best education you will ever get is traveling. Nothing teaches you more than exploring the world and accumulating experiences. — Mark Paterson
  • Not all classrooms have 4 walls. — Unknown
  • The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams. — Oprah Winfrey

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13 thoughts on “30+ Mom Quotes for the Everyday Exhausted Mama”

  1. Lorena | www.lorenaylennox.com

    I love these mom quotes! Thanks for sharing!

  2. These are so good! Bookmarking this so that I can come back to it on the extra rough days. Or any day for that matter!

  3. Thanks for sharing these inspirational and encouraging quotes. Being a mom is hard and we need encouragement too! My favorite quote that you posted is “Today think about all that you are, instead of all that you are not!” This hits home because it seems to be easier for me to focus on the negative than the positive. I feel like I’m often failing, but I need to realize that there is actually a lot that I do as a mom.

    1. Yes, definitely one of my favorites! Yes, I think we all do that but you’re right . . . We all do soooo much and it’s not easy!!

  4. A lot of times a quote is the first step to a mindset shift!

  5. This is a great post to refer back to when I am having a rough day as a mom. Thanks for sharing!

  6. Thank you for this! I needed this TODAY! We are superheros indeed! thank you for sharing! I laughed so hard when you mentioned going to the store is like a vacation – it soo is!

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