"The first few weeks of being a mom were profound, not just emotionally but also, physically. All the changes you instinctually go through are miraculous."
"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."Alyssa Milano 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."Alyssa Milano on Jessica Lange
"My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it."Alyssa Milano on Mark Twain
"Men are what their mothers made them."Alyssa Milano 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."Alyssa Milano on Pablo Picasso
"I deal with postpartum feelings by reaching out to mom friends. I became very close with some of the women in my prenatal yoga class."
"Animals, they are one of the most beautiful gifts we have and, you know, if there are people that have compassion, there are very few people that put their money into animal rescue organizations. And if there is someone that has that passion, animals need all the help they can get."
"I feel a lot healthier when I'm having sex. Physically. I feel all these jitters when I wake up in the morning. Just energy jitters. I take vitamins, I work out every day. When I'm having sex, I don't have that."
"I took prenatal yoga three times a week, including the morning I went into labor. It helped me stay comfortable."
"Every time I decide I want a child I get another pet. I have 3 dogs, 13 birds and 3 horses, what does that tell you?"