“A mother’s love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no pity, it dates all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path.” ―Agatha Christie
A mother sacrifices her entire life for her children and family without complaining or demanding anything in return. From the time you were born to you finally became a parent yourself your mother has done a lot of things for you. Here are 10 reasons you should thank your mom.
1. To stay strong
During the time when there are a lot of complications and conflicts around, you should thank your mom for teaching you how to hold the family together, put up a smile and stay strong.
2. To be patient
When you make silly mistakes, do not complete tasks on time and get angry on little things, instead of getting annoyed she always sat with you for hours and calmly explained how to manage everything. You should thank your mom for teaching all the patience you have today.
3. To be independent and self sufficient
She is the one who was always there to tap your back when you give up. She taught you to get things done by yourself instead of relying on others. You should thank your mom for teaching you the value of being independent and self sufficient.
4. To manage finances
At the end of every month when the whole salary finishes she always has some extra money which she calls savings. That’s how you learned to save from your pocket money, cut your expenses and live on a budget. You should thank your mom for making you a skilled financial planner.
5. To be responsible
Despite having a list of things to do, she never forgets to cook delicious food, keeps the house clean and tell you fairy tale stories at night. You should thank your mom for making you a responsible person.
6. To appreciate real beauty
Beauty is not just about external looks or the way you dress up. She taught me the value of inner beauty which is more precious than external beauty. You should thank your mom for teaching you the worth of inner beauty.
7. To forgive and forget
She taught you that life is too short and there is no time to hold grudges. If you will hold grudges for too long you will lose your loved ones. You should thank your mom for teaching you how to forgive and forget.
8. To respect everyone
Respect is for everyone. It should not be classified on the basis of a person’s religion, caste, colour or sex. If you respect others, you will gain respect for yourself. You should thank your mom for teaching you the value of respect.
9. The value of relationships
There are a lot of beautiful relationships around us. If you take a relationship for granted, sooner or later it will fall apart. You should thank your mom for teaching you the real value of relationship.
10. To be prepared for unexpected situations
Sometimes life throws us some unexpected blows at that time we can’t find a way out. She taught you to be prepared for everything in life, to have a backup plan because things do not go as we want or plan them to go. You should thank your mom for teaching you how to overcome unexpected situations.