"The fastest way to break the cycle of perfectionism and become a fearless mother is to give up the idea of doing it perfectly - indeed to embrace uncertainty and imperfection."
"My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her."Arianna Huffington on George Washington
"The natural state of motherhood is unselfishness. When you become a mother, you are no longer the center of your own universe. You relinquish that position to your children."Arianna Huffington on Jessica Lange
"My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it."Arianna Huffington on Mark Twain
"Men are what their mothers made them."Arianna Huffington on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso."Arianna Huffington on Pablo Picasso
"We need to accept that we won't always make the right decisions, that we'll screw up royally sometimes - understanding that failure is not the opposite of success, it's part of success."
"There's no love more intense than the love we have for our kids - and where there is intense love, there is also intense fear lurking beneath the surface."
"I think while all mothers deal with feelings of guilt, working mothers are plagued by guilt on steroids!"
"There is nothing like becoming a mom to fill you with fear."
"Trying to be Supermom is as futile as trying to be Perfect Mom. Not going to happen."
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