"Trying to be Supermom is as futile as trying to be Perfect Mom. Not going to happen."
"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."
"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."
"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."