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Mother’s Day Captions

These Mother’s Day Captions provide you ideas on what to say when you post the obligatory photo of your mother on Instagram or Facebook.

For the person who gave you life, it makes sense to think for a minute or two and come up with some thoughtful words. We can help. Check out the options below.

Mom Captions for Instagram

1.) Moms: Because God couldn’t be everywhere.

2.) Who needs a superhero when you have my mother?

3.) I love you to the moon and back.

4.) Being an awesome Mom is your superpower.

5.) I always win the Best Mom Award.

6.) Happiness is mother and son.

7.) I won the mom lottery!

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Sweet Mom Captions for Instagram

8.) Mother: A title just above queen.

9.) So proud to call you my Mom out loud!

10.) Like mother, like daughter.

11.) No one needs an instruction book when your mom is around.

12.) Home is where your Mom is.

13.) The cool mom still reigns supreme.

14.) Couldn’t have asked for a better role model.

15.) The patience of a saint and the bravery of a war hero = My mom.

16.) Being my mother: No one said it would be easy.

17.) Sorry about those difficult teen years.

18.) All the other kids are jealous of me because of my mom.

19.) Mother knows best!

20.) Life began waking up to my mother’s face.

21.) At my mother’s knee.

22.) A mother is a gift to the family.

23.) As you can see, my mother does not wear army boots.

24.) Sorry for all those times I stepped on a crack.

25.) Momma’s Boy (and proud of it)!

26.) This is what a beautiful mom looks like.

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These captions might work for your mother, your stepmother, your grandma or another influential person in your life.

27.) Mamasaurus!

28.) Before Wikipedia, there was this lady!

29.) You’re an exceptional mother… I mean, really, just look at me!

30.) That’s my momma!

31.) No one said Mommin’ was easy!

32.) Coffee, Momming, Wine, Repeat.

33.) iMom: The Ultimate App.

34.) You can’t scare me; I have three rugrats.

35.) Mama Bear!

36.) Tired as a Mother.

37.) Mom likes me best!

38.) I’m a mother of a two-year-old. Nothing scares me.

39.) Moms never run out of hugs and kisses.

40.) MOM spelled upside down is WOW!

41.) Great job Mom! I turned out awesome.

42.) Instead of grandkids, can I interest you in a Mother’s Day card?

43.) You’re the mother everyone wishes they had.

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44.) A mother like no other.

45.) Toddler Wrangler.

46.) She makes cute babies!

47.) Sleep deprivation never looked so good. Happy Mother’s Day!

48.) The glue that holds our family together: My Mom!

49.) The love between mother and daughter lasts forever.

50.) I love how we don’t have to say out loud that I’m the favorite.

51.) Two small words with a really big meaning, Mom: Thank You!

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52.) First, my mother, forever my friend.

53.) Not always eye-to-eye, but always heart-to-heart.

54.) You’re purrfect – no kitten.

55.) Behind every great woman is a better mother.

56.) I’d like to apologize for all the stupid stuff I did as a kid. If it helps, you only know about half of it.

57.) Sorry about my siblings… at least you have me.

58.) Thinking of my beautiful mother today.

59.) My Mum is one in a million!

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60.) A mother is like buttons… they hold everything together.

61.) I love all the little things you do (and especially the big things!)

62.) Sometimes when I open up my mouth, my mother comes out.

63.) Mothers hold their hands for a while but their hearts forever.

64.) MOM = LOVE!

65.) My mom rocks!

66.) To the world, you are a mother. To our family, you are the world.

67.) My mom – Nothing short of incredible.

68.) Silence is golden unless you have children. Then, it is very suspicious.

69.) Mother: One who does the work of twenty for free (See “Saint”).

70.) Mom: Thank you for not leaving me somewhere in a basket.

71.) My mother: To save time, just assume she’s right.

72.) Nothing is lost until your mother can’t find it.

73.) Sooner or later, we all quote our mothers.

74.) Moms are one cup of wonderful, two cups of hard work, and three cups of love.

75.) If mothers were flowers, I’d pick you.

Short Captions for Mother’s Day

76.) Moms make life beautiful.

77.) Being a mom takes hard work, patience, love, and lots of moist towelettes.

78.) Behind every good kid is a great mom!

79.) You’re not like any regular mom. You’re that rare breed they call the cool mom!

80.) You are one of my favorite parents!

81.) Ok, you were right, and I was wrong.

82.) A good mother is the cheapest therapist.

83.) I got it from my Momma!

84.) My first friend and my best friend forever.

85.) A mother’s hug lasts long after she lets go.

86.) If motherin’ was easy, dads would do it.

87.) Call Mom and Stay Calm.

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88.) Disasters can be prevented by reaching out to your mother.

89.) Three is only one pretty child in the world, and every mother has one.

90.) I love everything about you, Mom – even your super-long voicemails.

91.) Behind every good mom is a basket of dirty laundry.

92.) Qualified to train humans.

93.) What the daughter does, the mother did.

94.) I child-proofed my house but they still get in.

95.) You deserve that glass of wine.

96.) Ain’t no hood like motherhood.

97.) Nickname: Mom; Full Name: Mom, Mom, Mom, Mom

98.) Parenting was a whole lot easier when I was raising hypothetical children.

99.) A worried mother does better research than the FBI.

100.) Motherhood: When going grocery shopping by yourself is a vacation.

101.) If drinking wine every day at 5 is wrong, then I don’t want to be right.

102.) Mom: You were right!

103.) Today is yours – You deserve it!

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104.) I only love my bed and my mama; I’m sorry.

105.) As a mom, you’re completely vulnerable to everything. And that’s what makes it scary.
Serena Williams

106.) A mother’s arms are made of tenderness, and children sleep soundly in them.
Victor Hugo

107.) A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take.
Cardinal Mermillod

108.) You taught me to run; you taught me to fly, helped me to free the me inside.
Gloria Estefan and NSYNC

109.) You might have a mom, she might be the bomb, but ain’t nobody got a mom like mine.
Meghan Trainor

110.) Motherhood. All love begins and ends there.
Robert Browning

111.) My mother’s love has always been a sustaining force for our family, and one of my greatest joys is seeing her integrity, her compassion, her intelligence reflected in my daughters.
Michelle Obama

112.) When you are looking at your mother, you are looking at the purest love you will ever know.
Charley Benetto

113.) To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power.
Maya Angelou

114.) Being a mother has been a master class in letting go. Try as we might; there’s only so much we can control.
Michelle Obama

115.) All that I am, or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.
Abraham Lincoln

116.) A mother’s happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories.
Honore de Balzac

Insights on Moms

117.) The art of mothering is to teach the art of living to children.
Elaine Heffner

118.) A mother’s arms are more comforting than anyone else’s.
Princess Diana

119.) When you look into your mother’s eyes, you know that is the purest love you can find on this earth.
Mitch Albom

120.) I love you a thousand yellow daisies.
Gilmore Girls

121.) Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws.
Barbara Kingsolver

122.) I know you were on my side even when I was wrong, And I love you for giving me your eyes, staying back, and watching me shine.
Taylor Swift

123.) Mothers can forgive anything! Tell me all, and be sure that I will never let you go, though the whole world should turn from you.
Louisa May Alcott

124.) Motherhood is the biggest gamble in the world. It is the glorious life force. It’s huge and scary – it’s an act of infinite optimism.
Gilda Radner

125.) If I have done anything in life worth attention, I feel sure that I inherited the disposition from my mother.
Booker T. Washington

Inspirational Mother’s Day Quotations

126.) When your mother asks, ‘Do you want a piece of advice?’ it’s a mere formality. It doesn’t matter if you answer yes or no. You’re going to get it anyway.
Erma Bombeck

127.) A mother is a person who, seeing there are only four pieces of pie for five people, promptly announces she never did care for pie.
Tenneva Jordan

128.) A mother’s love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no pity; it dares all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path.
Agatha Christie

129.) There is no way to be a perfect mother, and a million ways to be a good one.
Jill Churchill

130.) Mothers and their children are in a category all their own. There’s no bond so strong in the entire world. No love is so instantaneous and forgiving.
Gail Tsukiyama

So, there you have it – some great Instagram caption ideas for your mom on Mother’s Day!

By Sara Varan

Sara writes about family, relationships, and holidays.


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