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Celeb Quotes About Their Moms

Celebs on Their Moms: Who Said It?

Mother's Day is coming up on Sunday, and we all have stories or sayings we love to share about our moms this time of year. Celebrities are no exception! Especially with all the baby bumps in Hollywood, there's no shortage of moms-to-be who are sure to be looking to their own mothers for inspiration on raising their lil ones. Here are some quotes from celebs about the women who birthed and raised them, see if you can match the quote with who said it!

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"She was adamant that she did not want to be called grandma . . . so she decided she was gonna be called 'woof.' She kept trying to make the woof thing stick, it's even her email address."

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"My parents raised me that you never ask people about their reproductive plans. 'You don't know their situation,' my mom would say. I considered it such an impolite question that for years I didn't even ask myself. Thirty-five turned into forty faster than McDonald's food turns into cold nonfood."

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"My mom was more into the yelling. She was the enforcer. She was the one that laid down the law. My dad made up the rules, but my mom laid down the law. It's not her words, it's her tone that sticks with me."

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"My parents divorced when I was 8, and whenever I felt down, my mom would remind me that a sense of humor gets you through just about anything."

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"The values my mother taught me were like, if you're going to do something, don't half-ass it. I remember her literally saying that to me. Like the first time I ever heard the term half-ass was coming from my mother's lips. I was probably 8 or 9. If you're going to do something, go ahead and throw 115 percent at it, and if you get 100 percent back, well, there you go — you're perfect."

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"People ask me all the time, 'How did you survive that?' or 'How do you do all this?' It's really because of my mother and the encouragement she gave me. My mom didn't have very good mothering herself, so to learn how to mother with just on-the-job training was so inspirational to me."

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"They snap my picture and put it in magazines and it seems like I am wearing the same thing every day. The best thing is your mother points that out to you — 'Why don't you change your shirt?'"

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"It's set up for even the least technical savvy person. My mom has a page. As soon as somebody turns on the computer for her, she knows how to use Facebook, but she doesn't know how to get the computer on herself."

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"She wasn't really happy that I showed my penis. In true motherly fashion, she sent out a mass e-mail to my family saying, 'I just want you all to know that in _____'s upcoming film, he has chosen to do full frontal nudity, but please note, it is not gratuitous and is essential to the plot.'"

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"My mom always said, 'Don't date a guy who thinks he's prettier than you.'"

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