20 Quotes for Single Moms to Help You Get Through Anything

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20 Uplifting Quotes for Single Moms That'll Get You Through Anything

Being a mother is hard. Being a single mother is even more difficult.

Not only do you have to be a mother, but you also need to take on the role of the father. Above all else, you need to be there for your child. So your life takes somewhat of a backseat.

To all you single mothers out there, we salute you and want to let you know we're here for you. Not physically, but more so emotionally.

We know you're often dealing with a wide variety of issues and sometimes all you need are some words or encouragement. We're here to provide those. Digitally, of course.

You'll feel encouraged and inspired reading these uplifting quotes for single moms. Be sure to write down the one that makes you feel most encouraged and keep it nearby on a rainy day.

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Single Mom Quotes

  • "Being a single parent is twice the work, twice the stress and twice the tears but also twice the hugs, twice the love and twice the pride." -Unknown

  • "Single moms: You are a doctor, a teacher, a nurse, a maid, a cook, a referee, a heroine, a provider, a defender, a protector, a true Superwoman. Wear your cape proudly." -Mandy Hale

  • "Just because I am a single mother doesn’t mean I cannot be a success." -Yvonne Kaloki

  • "I didn’t plan on being a single mom, but you have to deal with the cards you are dealt the best way you can." -Tichina Arnold

  • "Nothing you do for children is ever wasted." -Garrison Keillor

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Inspirational Quotes for Single Moms

  • "Gone are the days when you would sit and wait for your knight in shining armor. Be brave, be independent and believe that you can do it, and you can do a better job." -Unknown

  • "Being a working mother and a working single parent instills in you a sense of determination." -Felicity Jones

  • "As a single mum you’ll discover inner strengths and capabilities you never knew you had." -Emma-Louise Smith

  • "Better a loving single-parent family than a ‘conventional’ family where the parents hate each other and the father is a demagogue." -Moby

  • "I want to show the example that you can be a single mother and work and handle a lot of other things at the same time." -Christina Milian

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Funny Single Mom Quotes

  • "You make it work. You keep getting out of bed. Sometimes, it's just because you know there's a cup of coffee downstairs." -Michelle Williams

  • "Nobody hustles like a single mother." -Unknown

  • "Only mothers can think of the future, because they give birth to it in their children." -Maxim Gorky

  • "She has to have four arms, four legs, four eyes, two hearts, and double the love. There is nothing single about a single mom." -Mandy Hale

  • "Being a mother is hard and it wasn't a subject I ever studied." -Ruby Wax

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Encouraging Single Mom Quotes

  • "The best part of being a mom to me is the unconditional love. I have never felt a love as pure, a love that's as rewarding." -Monica Denise Brown

  • "I am a single mom. What is your super power?" -Unknown

  • "There will be so many times you feel like you failed. But in the eyes, ears and mind of your child, you are a super mom." -Stephanie Precourt

  • "Being a single parent is not a life full of struggles, but a journey for the strong." -Meg Lowrey

  • "Single parents don’t have it easy. They find a way to make it work, even when they don’t know how. It’s the love for their child that pushes them through, every single time." -Unknown

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