This is a tribute to all the Mommy heroes out there.

When asked “who has inspired you?” some of the greatest voices, individuals and achievers have said, “my Mom”

Being a mom is known for being one of the hardest jobs in the world. Most mommies don’t realize the amazing influence they have on the little lives around them because often the challenges are vast and scary.

1.Ireland Baldwin was quoted on this shout out to all mothers: “I wanted to take a second to just thank all moms around the world. Whether you birthed your children or adopted them, whether you’re technically just a step mom, but so much more to the child, whether you aren’t raising your own but God had this plan for you, thank you. Thank you for always making everything better. Thank you for challenging us to be better.”

As we grow up soaring through life, we hold on to our inspirations and motivators. A hero is someone that inspires, someone to look up to and someone that truly understands.

A mother’s love is truly powerful. She has the ability to influence the very centre of a persons universe, can bring hope and determination through unconditional love and inspires greatness in many a soul

Mommy Heroes are all around us and often we don’t acknowledge it. Especially the mommy heroes themselves That’s the thing. The example of watching your mom in the challenge of life is where you learn some of your greatest lessons. Here is a list of tributes from some well-known faces and what they said about and to the mom’s in their lives

2.Alicia Keys on her mom: “She’s a king, a queen, a warrior, a woman, a leader, a rebel; my mother, my teacher, my bestie, my partner, my Inspiration, my mommy… thank you is too weak of a word! I celebrate you everyday!”

3.John Legend on his wife, Chrissy Teigen: “Happy Mother’s Day to my wonderful wife. Luna is so fortunate to have a mom that loves her so deeply and brings her so much joy.”

4.Jessica Simpson on her mom: “My Mom is a fierce warrior that would surrender her life for anyone. She encapsulates the essence of a woman ready to conquer life the way it should be lived. She is pure, accepting, wildly courageous, filled with love for most everyone…she is a beautiful glow that holds you when you sleep, fighting the enemies in your dreams. She is my best friend. Thank you Mom for giving me the confidence to be myself, always.”

5.Lupita Nyong’o on Dorothy Nyong’o “My mother taught me that there are more valuable ways to achieve beauty than just through your external features. She was focused on compassion and respect, and those are the things that ended up translating to me as beauty.”

6.Kate Hudson on Goldie Hawn “I am damn proud of [being my mother’s daughter]! … I really look at that as a real blessing because the relationship between mother and daughter is very complex and to be able to talk about the importance of the relationship is something that I look forward to. It really informed such a huge part of who I am and the confidence that I have as a woman. It really does come from the closeness that I have with mommy.”

7.Bella Hadid on her mom: “Thank you for showing me what selfless love, generosity, compassion, kindness, power and strength is. Thank you for bringing my perfect brother and sister into this world. You have taught me to love everyone the same and keep my eyes open to the ones that don’t. I love you so much…I am so lucky.”

8.Katy Perry on her mom: “Thank you for all of your steadfast prayers for over 32 years, thank you for your sacrifice, thank you for your intelligence, thank you for wit, thank you for your undeniable positivity and keen intuition. Thank you for raising 3 fantastic children that really love you (tbh I’m the black sheep and most annoying one) I know I can always call on you and you will be right there even if I just need a pet and a spoon. I am so blessed. Love, your feather/turtle/bird.”

9.Richard Branson: My mother, Eve, is my biggest inspiration, my most encouraging champion, and my greatest sounding board. On top of helping me chart my path to success, she’s been very successful herself – a pioneering entrepreneur in her own right.”

10.Laurie Hernandez on her mom: “To my queen, role model, and mother… thank you. Those two words don’t contain the true meaning of how grateful I am to have you in my life. When I was a lil nugget you trusted my desires of some pretty insane goals. You believed in me…and I am so blessed to have you as my mother. It would be an honor to be half as much as the woman you are when I’m older.”

11. I am Diksha Dinde, a 23-year-old student and activist from India. I am 84% differently abled, trying to break the stereotypes related to disabled people.

Be it teaching underprivileged children from the slums near where I live or raising awareness to break taboos around menstruation, I have been doing my part to make this world a better place to live.

My mother, Mrs Chitrarekha Dinde, is my role model. She inspires and motivates me to grow without any barriers. It seems to me that this woman looks at life as a challenge and wholeheartedly intends to seize the day every day.

12.Reese Witherspoon on motherhood: “Being a mom is one of the biggest joys of my life. I have learned so much from my 3 kids…patience, kindness, humility, creativity and of course, how to tell a great knock-knock joke! To my wonderful kids, I love you more than you will ever know (You will figure that out as soon as you have your own kids. ) Always know how grateful I am everyday I get to be your mom!”