"At first I could not believe what I was reading. I got up from my seat and walked away, talking to myself that I may have found my mom."
"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."Reese Hoffa 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."Reese Hoffa on Jessica Lange
"My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it."Reese Hoffa on Mark Twain
"Men are what their mothers made them."Reese Hoffa 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."Reese Hoffa on Pablo Picasso
"When you have lost people like I lost my birth mom at a young age and you remember the whole process of losing her, you want to grab on to something that makes you whole."