Being a single mother in society is already hard as it is; there is the social stigma and stereotype you’re up against, having to manage a home by yourself and look after your children at the same time without another person’s support and trying to find just a little bit of time for yourself at the end of the day to relax after a hard days work. The job is even more difficult when you have a deaf child to look after and isolation can feel worse too.
What single moms need most of all is support and encouragement not downgrading, it can be lonely bringing up deaf children on your own especially without positivity coming from others but single moms go ahead and do it anyway.
You no doubt don’t need to be reminded of these things, you already live and breath it. One thing for sure single parents especially single mothers are extremely unappreciated so today we’ll be looking at the best quotes and sayings especially for mothers that can uplift you when you’re down and reinforce your good days!
Below are our top picks of the most inspiring quotes about single moms!
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.
This couldn’t be closer to the truth, the labors of a single parent are double when they don’t have the ongoing support of another person and have to raise a deaf child on their own but the rewards are also double, seeing the look on your child’s face each and every morning and knowing you’re doing the best for them. Despite what anyone else thinks you should be proud, you’re doing a great job!
Not all those who wander are lost
-J. R. R. Tolkien
Not strictly a quote to do with single mothers but one you can apply straight away to your experiences, from J R R Tolkien’s ‘All that is gold does not glitter’. It show that just because you have a bad day or two (we all have them), feel exhausted or enter a dark space you’ll always find the strength and determination to come out the other end.
Looking after a disabled child can be a lonely affair but you can find support and help that you need. Being a single parent is hard, there are no doubts about that so being lost once in a while and losing your own way is a natural part of parenthood.
I may have lost myself in motherhood but I found someone even better.
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.
Ain’t this the truth! You aren’t just a single parent but all the jobs that that title entails, yes job. Looking after children is a job, several full time time jobs all intertwined into one.
It takes someone really brave to be a mother, someone strong to raise a child and someone special to love someone more than herself.
Looking for more quotes like this? Search quote websites, Google and Pinterest for visual quotes. All of these would be great to present on a plaque at Mother’s Days or another special time in your mother’s life. Or simple for single mothers to read and enjoy!…