Happy Mother’s Day Quotes & Wishes for Your Daughter-in-Law

Updated April 12, 2022
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Say Happy Mother's Day to your daughter-in-law with one of these sweet, funny, or heartfelt messages! Knowing just what to say is easy when you have these Mother's Day quotes for your daughter-in-law. Use any of these messages in a card or text, or as inspiration for your own thoughtful wishes.

Happy Mother's Day Daughter-in-Law Messages From the Heart

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Make her feel loved and appreciated on Mother's Day with these heartfelt quotes. Send a special Happy Mother's Day wish for a daughter-in-law that means so much to you and your family, and you'll bring a smile to her face.

  • Happy Mother's Day to the beautiful mother of my grandchildren.
  • I am nothing but proud to share Mother's Day with you, daughter-in-law.
  • Watching you grow as a mother fills my heart with joy. Happy Mother's Day daughter-in-law!
  • My grandchildren hit the jackpot with you, dear daughter-in-law. Have a wonderful day.
  • There is no one else on earth I would rather have to be the mother of my angels. Happiest of Mother's Days to you.
  • Your strength and spirit remind me each day of how lucky my grandchildren are. Happy Mother's Day.
  • I celebrate you as so much more than a daughter-in-law. You're one of my best friends. Have a wonderful day.
  • Thank you for all that you do for my son and the kids. You are a true gift. Happy Mother's Day.
  • You have given my son and grandchildren so much over the years. I am so fortunate to have you as a daughter-in-law.
  • You are a kind, loving and generous mother, and I am honored to have you be a part of this family. Happy Mother's Day.
  • Happy Mother's Day to the woman who made me a Grandma. Thank you for the greatest gifts in the world.

Funny Mother's Day Quotes for Your Daughter-in-Law

Mother and daughter-in-law speaking on couch

If your relationship with your daughter-in-law is fun, unique, and a bit offbeat, she will totally get these funny tailor-made Mother's Day quotes, even if no one else does. Make Mother's Day for your daughter-in-law even brighter with these humorous messages.

  • Happy Mother's Day to my daughter-in-law. May we sit on our thrones together all day today.
  • Today we raise our glasses to the best mothers around... us!
  • We only get one day a year, so let's do it up together today.
  • On this day, together we strike. No dishes, no meals, and no laundry. Mothers unite!
  • My child had better treat you like the queen that you are, or they will have to deal with me! Happy Mother's Day.
  • How my son landed you as a wife and mother to his children, I will never know. The Gods sure were smiling upon him. Happy Mother's Day.
  • No one does "momming" quite like you. Happy Mother's Day to one-of-a-kind.
  • Knowing your crazy clan as I do, you deserve so much more than one day of celebration!
  • Daughter-in-law, may your special day be filled with all the wine and none of the "whine."
  • Today you and I will kick back and relax as our family fends for themselves with takeout menus. Independence is good for them!
  • Looking at the husband and father that my son has become, I know that anything is truly possible!
  • It took a special person to settle that child of mine down. I look at them as a parent and now I truly believe in miracles. Happy Mother's Day miracle-worker!

Mother's Day Wishes for a Relationship in Progress

Daughter-in-law hugging senior mother on the beach

Your relationship with your daughter-in-law is nowhere near perfect, but that doesn't mean that you don't have love for her. Remind her on Mother's Day that you are always in her corner with these sentiments.

  • Sharing Mother's Day is hard, but if I have to do it, I'm glad I share it with you.
  • Sticking through the hard times hasn't been easy, but I'm so grateful that you are still here, loving this family. Happy Mother's Day.
  • We continue to grow together each and every year. I'm proud to share Mother's Day with you, daughter-in-law.
  • We may be vastly different, but when it comes to family, we see eye to eye. Happy Mother's Day, daughter-in-law.
  • Our mother-daughter relationship has had plenty of peaks and valleys. No matter our struggles, I'm proud to call you my daughter-in-law. Happy Mother's Day.
  • Together we show the world that even rocky relationships can be beautiful and inspiring. Here's to us! Happy Mother's Day, daughter-in-law.
  • We make messes, moments, and memories together, and I love all the parts of us. Happy Mother's Day, daughter-in-law.
  • In-law relationships can be a challenge, but the payout is so worth it. Happy Mother's Day to you.

Short & Sweet Mother's Day Wishes for Your Daughter-in-Law

Today's the day you want to say something that will truly make her smile. These short and sweet quotes will help her feel appreciated and loved on the day that celebrates all moms.

  • Happy Mother's Day to my beautiful daughter-in-law.
  • Gaining you as a daughter is the best gift of all.
  • Together, we can accomplish anything for this family!
  • Daughter-in-law, your kindness and care are never-ending gifts.
  • Without you as a daughter-in-law, Mother's Day wouldn't be the same.
  • You have brought more joy to this family than you know.
  • Celebrating a daughter-in-law who always looks on the bright side of life.

Short Mother's Day Poems for a Special Daughter-in-Law

Sometimes, the best way to share your heart is through poetry. Use one of these original short poems to show your love and make your daughter-in-law's day this year.

To a Special Daughter-in-Law

From the special moments to
the daily grind;
The work of being a mom
is always on your mind.
Happy Mother's Day,
dear Daughter-in-Law
You're truly one-of-a-kind.

No One Like You

The moment you became family, I knew
There was no daughter-in-law like you.
You bring so much joy it's clear
Why, my sweet daughter-in-law
We all hold you so dear.

The Journey

Being a mom is a labor of love
Nothing is more challenging
or more rewarding.

As your mother-in-law
I welcome the journey
of loving my grandchild
alongside you.

In all the days to come
we'll celebrate
being mom and grandma.

Thank you for being the special person you are.

Celebrating Motherhood Together

For decades, Mother's Day has always been about you. Now there is a second mom in the family that needs some Mother's Day love. Sharing a special day like Mother's Day can be a difficult transition for some women, but it can also be fun. Consider that you now have a pal on this day, and someone to kick back and relax with. There is enough family love to go around, so put your family to work and enjoy the pampering with your daughter-in-law. Share one of these Mother's Day messages with a daughter-in-law who has a special place in your heart and family.

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Happy Mother’s Day Quotes & Wishes for Your Daughter-in-Law