125 Missing Mom Quotes and Sayings to Comfort You

The pain and agony of losing your mother might be excruciating, yet occasionally a few words of consolation can help ease the pain.

We will share with you some of the most beautiful and heartwarming “Missing Mom Quotes and Sayings” in this blog article, which are guaranteed to bring comfort to your heart.


Whether you’re grieving your mother because she died or because you’re separated from her, these quotes can help you recall her love and strength while providing the support that you need to get through the difficult times.

Top 10 Missing Mom Quotes


You were my home, mother. I had no home but you. ~ Janet Fitch.


My mom might be in heaven, but she is forever in my heart. ~ Unknown.


Mom, your memory is a treasure I keep locked in my heart. ~ Unknown.


Mom, wishing you a wonderful Thanksgiving in heaven. Missing you so much today. ~ Unknown.


No matter what age… I’ll always need you mom. ~ Unknown.


I miss you so much, mom. I have so many things left I want to tell you. ~ Unknown.


Let me talk to my mother. She is listening from the above. ~ Debasish Mridha.


No matter what age – I’ll always need you, mom. ~ Unknown.


Sadness is not being able to give your mom a hug. ~ Unknown.


Mom, I could really do with one of your hugs right now. I miss you so much. ~ Unknown.

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Deep Missing Mom Quotes

Had I known that destiny always takes away people you love the most, I would have pretended to hate you endlessly. I miss you, mommy. ~ Unknown.


Anyone who doesn’t miss the past never had a mother. ~ Gregory Nunn.

I hate visiting your grave because the words on your epitaph don’t do justice to the amazing person that you were. I miss you. ~ Unknown.

There is something about losing a mother that is permanent and inexpressible – a wound that will never quite heal. ~ Susan Wiggs.

Mom, your death has made me realize that every single second we spent together, I wasted an opportunity to tell you how much I loved you. ~ Unknown.

I miss saying ‘Mom’ out loud. I miss not being able to find that special card for you and then having found it, writing ‘To Mom’ on it for yet another cherished Mother’s Day. ~ Millie P. Lorenz.


Perhaps they are not stars in the sky, but rather openings where our loved ones shine down to let us know they are happy. ~ Eskimo Legend.

Mothers never really die, they just keep the house up in the sky. They polish the sun by day and light the stars that shine at night, keep the moonbeams silvery bright and in the heavenly home above they wait to welcome those they love. ~ Unknown.

Time may pass, but not one day goes by that my mother isn’t in my heart. The day she died is not just a date on a calendar, it was the day my very existence changed forever. ~ Unknown.


Grief can be a burden, but also an anchor. You get used to the weight, how it holds you in place. ~ Sarah Dessen.

Mom, your death has caged me in pain, agony, and misery. But I don’t mind suffering, at least it has set you free. I miss you. ~ Unknown.

Grief and love are conjoined, you don’t get one without the other. All I can do is love her, and love the world, emulate her by living with daring and spirit and joy. ~ Jandy Nelson.

Thoughtful Missing Mom Quotes

I miss the warmth of your gentle hug and the love I felt when my arms were wrapped around you. I miss seeing your beautiful smile and the sound of your voice saying my name. I miss hearing you say, ‘I love you,’ and me saying, ‘I love you,’ in return. ~ Millie P. Lorenz

I just want my mom. I miss her so much. ~ Unknown.


Dear mom, I miss you more than words can say. Love, your son. ~ Unknown.

I miss you mom, you give me a love nobody could ever replace. ~ Unknown.


What we have once enjoyed deeply we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes part of us. ~ Helen Keller.

I’ve always wished for a guardian angel who would look over me from the heavens above. I never knew you’d go all out to make my wish come true. I miss you. ~ Unknown.

Sad Missing Mom Quotes


Missing your mother and not being able to see her is the worst feeling ever. ~ Unknown.

The sand of time will never wash away the love that I have for you. Your sweet memory will remain forever in my heart. ~ Unknown.

The skies look beautiful every day because Heaven cannot contain the beauty that you radiate. I miss you, mom. ~ Unknown.

To my mother in heaven, thank you for always loving me and guiding me. Even though you are no longer here with me I can still feel your love guiding me. You are always in my heart. I love you and miss you dearly. ~ Unknown.


In life, we loved you dearly. In death, we love you, still. In our hearts, you hold a place no one else will ever fill. ~ Unknown.

Not a day goes by when I don’t think of you, miss you, love you. And thank God that I was blessed to be your daughter. Happy birthday, mom. ~ Unknown.


Mom you are so missed. ~ Unknown.

Profound Missing Mom Quotes

If I had the chance to meet you for one last time, I would just ask you to hug me as tightly as you can, rest my head on your shoulders, and cry till my tears run dry. I miss you, mom. ~ Unknown.

If the people we love are stolen from us, the way to have them live on is to never stop loving them. ~ James O’Barr.


Sometimes, only one person is missing, and the whole world seems depopulated. ~ Alphonse de Lamartine.

Death changes nothing. I still miss the sound of your voice, the wisdom of your advice, the stories you shared. So no, time changes nothing. I miss you just as much today as I did the day you died. I just miss you, mom. ~ Unknown.

Losing a mother is a pain that cannot be described in words. It is virtually impossible to move on from the memory of losing the woman who sacrificed happiness in her own life so that you could have a better one. A mother’s love is truly irreplaceable. ~ Unknown.

The mother memories that are closest to my heart are the small gentle ones that I have carried over from the days of my childhood. They are not profound, but they have stayed with me through life, and when I am very old, they will still be near. ~ Margaret Sanger.

I will never forget you and this I need you to know, my heart breaks with sadness for the one that I adore. Your Father in heaven has sent for you and he needs you more. Goodbye until we meet again, in my heart, you’ll always be, for always you will remain my sweetest memory. ~ Unknown.


I never fully understood what the words ‘I miss you’ meant until I reached for my mom’s hand and it wasn’t there reaching back. ~ Unknown.

I wish I had the power to take back every pain, worry, and hurt that I ever gave you. I wish that I could just undo all the moments that made you blue. I miss you, mom. ~ Unknown.

I am so grateful that I was the lucky one that got to be your son. You have filled my life with so much love and precious memories. You will always be missed, my beautiful mom. ~ Unknown.

Mother, you left us beautiful memories, your love is still our guide, although we cannot see you, you’re always at our side. ~ Unknown.

Thought-Provoking Missing Mom Quotes

There’s an empty chair this Christmas. I wish that it weren’t so. I miss you every day because I loved you so. We will have our Christmas dinner and I’ll see that empty chair and I’ll raise my glass in silence and wish that you were there. Miss you, mom! ~ Unknown.


I miss my mom. I miss her smile, her voice, her sense of humor, her hugs. I miss the ways she made everything feel better. I just miss her. ~ Unknown.

Missing mom and dad. Not a day goes by that I don’t think about you. Although the loss is great. The sweet memories we celebrate are in our hearts and minds forever. I miss and love you both. I’ll see you on the other side. ~ Unknown.

I miss my mom so much. I would give anything to just hug her or to hear her say my name again. ~ Unknown.

I wish heaven had visiting hours so I could see and speak to my mom again. I miss her so much. ~ Unknown.


Mourning was just another word in the dictionary. But after your death, it has become a way of life for me. I miss you, mom. ~ Unknown.

Mom, I still see your face before me. Your voice I long to hear, I miss and love you dearly. God knows I wish you were here. Tears fall freely from my eyes, like a river, filled with grief. My only comfort now is that, from pain, you’ve found relief. Missing you. ~ Unknown.

A son can never truly lose his mother, she is forever a part of him. ~ Unknown.

When you were alive your presence taught me to live life in the moment without waiting for tomorrow. But after your death, your absence has taught me to live life like there is no tomorrow. I miss you. ~ Unknown.


When a mother dies, a daughter’s mourning never ends. ~ Unknown.

Sometimes, I just wish you were here so I could tell you how much I need you and how hard every day has been without you. I miss you, mom. ~ Unknown.

There is no death, daughter. People only die when we forget them, my mother explained shortly before she left me. ‘If you can remember me, I will be with you always.’ ~ Isabel Allende.


Mom, sometimes I wish you could come back, but I don’t want you to suffer again. I know you are with me and I will always love and miss you with all my heart. Until we meet again! ~ Unknown.

Famous Missing Mom Quotes

I might look happy and joyful with days passing by, but my physical expressions cannot describe how sad I am from my soul. There is a missing piece of my heart that is built for you, I miss you, mom. ~ Unknown.

Mom, could you come back and stay awhile? I want to hear your voice. And see your smile. I want to tell you how much I love you. I want to hold you tight and never let you go. ~ Unknown.

Mom, I know you are watching and listening from up above in heaven. I hope I am making you proud. ~ Unknown.


A mom’s hug lasts long after she lets go. ~ Unknown.

And she missed her mom very much, even long after she was gone. ~ Unknown.

Losing people you love affects you. It is buried inside of you and becomes this big, deep hole of ache. It doesn’t magically go away, even when you stop officially mourning. ~ Carrie Jones.


I miss you Mom! We’ll meet again RIP. ~ Unknown.

Great Missing Mom Quotes

My mother always taught me to be strong, because she knew that one day I would need the strength to bear her loss. ~ Unknown.


You don’t go around grieving all the time, but the grief is still there and always will be. ~ Nigella Lawson.

Love as powerful as your mother’s for you leaves its own mark. To have been loved so deeply, even though the person who loved us is gone, will give us some protection forever. ~ J.K. Rowling.

Whenever I am missing you, I also remember how fortunate I was that you were in my life. I wouldn’t trade those moments for the world. ~ Cindy Adkins.

I look up to the sky and talk to you. What I wouldn’t give to hear you talk back? I miss your voice, I miss your laughter, I miss everything about you, mummy. ~ Unknown.

My mind knows you are in a better place mom, where there is no pain. And you are at peace. I understand that, but I just wish I could explain that to my heart. ~ Unknown.


We understand death only after it has placed its hands on someone we love. ~ Madame de Stael.

I thought that I would miss you so, and never find my way. And then I heard the angel say, ‘She’s with you every day. The sun, the moon, the wind, the stars, will forever be around, reminding you of the love you shared, and the peace she’s finally found.’ ~ Unknown.

Happy Mother’s Day to my mom who is in heaven. Mom, I miss you so much each and every day. Wish you were here today. ~ Unknown.

A mother’s love’s a blessing, no matter where you roam. Keep her while she’s living, you’ll miss her when she’s gone. Love her as in childhood, though feeble, old, and grey. For you’ll never miss a mother’s love, till she’s buried beneath the clay. ~ Thomas P. Keenan.

Life might go on but it is never the same. I will miss you forever and be thankful for every wonderful moment I had with you mom. ~ Unknown.


Mom, you were always there to hold me up when I fell, cheer me up when I was sad, but now, who will be there to hold me? ~ Unknown.

Best Missing Mom Quotes

Mom, I haven’t heard your voice in years, but my heart still has conversations with you every day. ~ Unknown.


Missing my mom tonight. I have so much left to say to you. ~ Unknown.

I miss you, dear mom! Without you, every single second has become very tough to spend! I want to hug you, mom. ~ Unknown.

It’s been quite a few years, mom, I’ve grown up and become one too so this time we can celebrate the joys of motherhood together. Happy Mother’s Day, I wish you were here. ~ Unknown.

Tears shed for another person are not a sign of weakness. They are a sign of a pure heart. ~ José N. Harris.


I wish I could say losing a mother gets easier, but it doesn’t. I still miss her every day. ~ Unknown.

Mothers never go away, they walk beside us every day – unseen, unheard, but always near, still loved, still missed, and very dear. ~ Unknown.

No matter what I do to move on from this pain, deep down inside I will always know that I’ll never get to hug my mom again. Miss you, mom! ~ Unknown.

A mother’s love is always with her children. Losing a mother is one of the deepest sorrows a heart can know. But her goodness, her caring, and her wisdom live on, like a legacy of love that will always be with you. May that love surround you now and bring you peace. ~ Unknown.

I miss my mother. The loss of your mother no matter how old you are changes your life forever. Your mother is your first real friend. You never get over her not being there, but you learn to live with it. She is always in your thoughts and forever in your heart. ~ Unknown.


I will never forget the things you taught me and how loved you made me feel. Mom, you are forever missed. ~ Unknown.

Most people can only dream about seeing an angel. I had the pleasure of living my whole life with one, and remembering her after she flew away into the heavens. ~ Unknown.

Powerful Missing Mom Quotes

Happy Mother’s Day to the most beautiful angel in heaven, my mom. ~ Unknown.

Death has taken you to a beautiful place called heaven, but it has made my life a living hell. I miss you. ~ Unknown.


Mom, you will always be loved, never forgotten, and forever missed. ~ Unknown.

My mother is a never-ending song in my heart of comfort, happiness, and being. I may sometimes forget the words but I always remember the tune. ~ Graycie Harmon.

I know you are listening from above. There’s nothing that I value more than your love. No matter where I am or what I’m doing, your memories will always keep me smiling. ~ Unknown.

Today is one of those days when I wish I was a little girl and could climb into my mother’s lap and cry until the hurt goes away. ~ Unknown.

Mother’s hold their children’s hands for a while, but their hearts forever. ~ Unknown.

No matter how prepared you think you are for the death of a loved one, it still comes as a shock, and it still hurts very deeply. ~ Billy Graham.

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


I miss my mom every single moment of every single day. ~ Unknown.

Mom, your life was a blessing and your memory a treasure. You are loved beyond words and missed beyond measure. ~ Unknown.

In moments of joy or grief our family never seems to be complete after you left us. Miss you, mom. ~ Unknown.

Even though my mother has passed away; her love still guides. And although I cannot see her; she is always at my side. ~ Unknown.

I miss having you share the feelings that linger deep within my soul; there is emptiness there where you once were. I miss you saying ‘this is my daughter’ and the look of pride you held with each word spoken. ~ Millie P. Lorenz.

I should know enough about loss to realize that you never really stop missing someone, you just learn to live around the huge gaping hole of their absence. ~ Alyson Noel.


You never get over losing your mother, you miss her for the rest of your days. ~ Unknown.

You are always in my heart, mom. It doesn’t matter how long you’ve been gone, you will forever be a part of me. ~ Unknown.

For every flower that I place on your grave, I think of all those things you did to make my life as beautiful and fragrant as a bed of flowers. I miss you. ~ Unknown.

The pain and regret of not making the most of every single moment we spent together are worse than the pain of your death. I miss you, mom. ~ Unknown.

Without you, the house feels so empty. Why you went so early, mom? I miss you. ~ Unknown.

Mom, there’s nothing like your embrace when I need a loving touch. I miss you, mom. ~ Unknown.

I send you rainbows, butterflies, and other signs from heaven throughout the year. This Mother’s Day I just want to send you all my love. ~ Unknown.


I remember my mother’s prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life. ~ Abraham Lincoln.

A mother is never truly gone; she is always connected to you by heartstrings into infinity. ~ Unknown.

Dear mother, these tears I shed today are because I miss you so much. Especially on this special day. And I wanted you to know, you are always in my heart and will be till the end. When I see you once again! I love you! ~ Unknown.


Her absence is like the sky, spread over everything. ~ C.S. Lewis.

Missing my mom this Christmas – and always. Merry Christmas in heaven, mom. ~ Unknown.


Mom, this is not goodbye, because wherever you are you will always be in my heart. ~ Unknown.

A butterfly to remind me that even though we’re apart, your spirit is always with me, forever in my heart. Miss you, mom. ~ Unknown.

My heart still aches in sadness and secret tears still flow, what it meant to lose you, no one will ever know. I miss you, mom. ~ Unknown.

So these were the 125 top quotes about Missing Mom.

If you like these quotes and sayings, then you can also read my other posts on Never Hit A Woman quotes and If I Die Tomorrow quotes.

References and Sources:

  1. 50 Touching I Miss You Mom Quotes and Messages
  2. 140 Most Heart Touching I Miss You Mom Quotes From Son
  3. 44 Thoughtful Loss of Mother Quotes – Good Housekeeping
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