26 Most Important Things Our Mothers Taught Us

Posted at 12:54 AM, May 08, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-08 00:54:54-04

Moms are amazing! And they teach us so much. So, we asked you on Facebook, 'What is the most important thing your mom ever taught you?' and here is what you said:

1. You catch more bees with honey than you do with vinegar.

2. Never be ashamed to show compassion.

3. Keep your word.

4. ALWAYS wear clean underwear.

5. Respect and class

6. Slow down and enjoy the beauty.

7. Know when to walk away.

8. If you have a little to spare, give.

9. Have good manners.

10. How to love without expecting anything in return.

11. Think first, then speak.

12. Unconditional love.

13. Let go, let God.

14. The golden rule.

15. Find that sale rack! Yes, of course…

16. Independence and self respect.

17. Kindness.

18. Happiness.

19. Forgiveness.

20. Um, yeah, that’s kind of important.

21. What your husband doesn’t know won’t hurt him. Hmm, OK then… ?

22. Never give up.

23. Be careful what you put in writing.

24. Always believe in yourself.

25. Don’t give advice unless you are asked for it.

26. Go with your gut.