Thanks to everyone who submitted their Mom's important lessons. It's clear our mothers make a big difference and we never stop learning from them! Below are some of our Mom's most important life lessons.
"My mom taught me that whatever hard thing you're going through, you will always come out the other side.
"Stand up for yourself and others who cannot."
"Listening takes more than ears - you need to listen with your heart."
"Always treat people the way you want to be treated"
"Always tell your family members how much you love them because they are the most important people in your life."
"Always be kind!"
"Kindness will get you far in life, and come back to you in return."
"My mother taught me that I can be anything I want to be."
"My mom taught me that education is important and it is something people can never take away from you."
"She taught me a great sense of humor. Always have a smile on your face. If you do good in life it will come back to you."
"Be the best I can be!"
"The best lesson my mother taught me was that no matter what life gives you, you have to jump otherwise you'll never soar. When I was struggling in school and thought I'd never accomplish my dreams it was her consistent words of wisdom that got me through."
"My mother had three rules she imparted in our lives: Never lie. Be on time. And if you won't be home for dinner, eat now so you won't get hungry later."
"My mother taught me the importance of providing great care to my patients because at some point we all we have been a patient."
"My mother taught me to stand up for what I believe in no matter what others say."
"One of the biggest lessons my mother taught me is to treat others with kindness, even if they are not kind to you."