Poems on Mother's Day

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Mother's Day Ryhmes and Verses

Are you looking for special Mother's Day poems? We have some classic poetry from a variety of poets here. Below you will find a host of quotes, poems, wishes, quotes and verses to write inside a Mother's Day card. Surprise your mother on her special day with a special greeting.


To the Best of Women, My Mother. by Arthur H. Adams:
I would give it all up at a word from you ... read more

new: Rock Me to Sleep by Elizabeth Akers Allen:
Backward, turn backward, O Time, in your flight ... read more

When God thought of mother by Henry Ward Beecher:
When God thought of mother, He must have ... read more

Only One Mother by George Cooper:
Hundreds of stars in the pretty sky, Hundreds of shells ... read more

To Mother by Thomas W. Fessenden:
You painted no Madonnas On chapel walls ... read more

M-O-T-H-E-R by Howard Johnson:
"M" is for the million things she gave me ... read more

Mother o' Mine by Rudyard Kipling:
If I were hanged on the highest hill, Mother o' mine ... read more

To My Mother by Edgar Allan Poe: (for a mother-in-law)
Because I feel that, in the Heavens above ... read more

Sonnets are full of love, and this my tome by Christina Rossetti:
Sonnets are full of love, and this is my tome ... read more

To My Mother by Christina Rossetti:
And may you happy live, And long us bless ... read more

To My Mother by Robert Louis Stevenson:
You too, my mother, read my rhymes - For love ... read more

My Mother by Jane Taylor:
Who fed me from her gentle breast And hushed me ... read more

To Mother by Marina Tsvetaeva:
In the old Strauss waltz for the first time We had listened to ... read more

The Hand That Rocks The Cradle by William Ross Wallace:
The Hand that rocks the Cradle is the Hand that ... read more

Unfolded Out of the Folds by Walt Whitman:
UNFOLDED out of the folds of the woman ... read more

Tribute to Mother by John Greenleaf Whittier:
A picture memory brings to me ... read more

The Heart of the Woman by W. B. Yeats:
O what to me my mother's care, The house ... read more

The Player Queen by W. B. Yeats:
My mother dandled me and sang, 'How young ... read more

Short Mother's Day Quotes:
A collection of short Mother's Day Quotes


About the Origins of Mother's Day

Mother's Day is a public holiday in honor of mothers and motherhood. Mother's Day is an American invention, and it is not directly descended from the many celebrations of mothers and motherhood that have occurred throughout the world over thousands of years and which are often rooted in older traditions.

It is celebrated on various days:


Mother's Day (Mothering Sunday) in UK & Ireland
(Fourth Sunday of Lent)

2014: 30th March
2015: 15th March

Mother's Day in USA, Canada, Australia & New Zealand
(Second Sunday in May)

2014: 11th May
2015: 10th May