Heartfelt Quotes for Moms of Boys

So is should be blatantly obvious at this point that I am partial to boys. Maybe not so much partial as familiar. I thought I would share some great quotes just for the moms of boys today. I found these to be so true and wanted to share a few to hopefully make you small on your hump day. Enjoy! Sorry moms of girls, I will make it up to you one day.

“There has never been, nor will there ever be, anything quite so special as the love between a mother and a son” Author: Unknown


“Young boys should never be sent to bed, they always wake up another day older.” Author: From the movie Finding Neverland.

“A boy is a noise with dirt on it.” Author: Unknown

“Between the innocence of babyhood and the dignity of manhood, we find a delightful creature of a boy.” Author: Unknown

“Boys are found everywhere—on top of, underneath, inside of, climbing on, swinging from, running around or jumping to. Mothers love them, little girls hate them, older sisters and brothers tolerate them, adults ignore them and Heaven protects them. A boy is Truth with dirt on its face, Beauty with a cut on its finger, Wisdom with bubble gum in its hair and the Hope of the future with a frog in its pocket.” Author: Alan Beck

“Boys are meant for kisses and hugs, For watching rainbows and catching bugs, For sharing all of your favorite things, For books to read and songs to sing.” Author: Unknown

“Don’t wait to make your son a great man – make him a great boy.” Author: Unknown

“Of all the animals, the boy is the most unmanageable.” Author: Plato

“Boys are beyond the range of anyone’s sure understanding, at least when they are between the ages of 18 months and 90 years.” Author: James Thurber

“A small son can charm himself into, and out of, most things.” Author: Jenny de Vries

11 Comments

  1. I love these! Another one I've heard that I like is "mothers of boys work from son up to son down!" 🙂

    -Sara

  2. with 2 of my own & 2 grandsons, I can agree with all of the quotes 🙂 thanks for the tugs at my heart. ~Faythe

  3. "A boy is Truth with dirt on its face, Beauty with a cut on its finger, Wisdom with bubble gum in its hair and the Hope of the future with a frog in its pocket."

    This is my favorite. I've used it in many scrapbook pages and on a few different blog posts. I just love it.

  4. You know Alison, none of my boys could ever weasel their way out of trouble until my youngest. I don't know what it is about him, but he can melt my heart lol.

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