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21 Heartfelt Celebrity Tributes To Mothers

Here's to you, mom!

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1. Jessica Chastain on her mom: "I am where I am today because of this warrior woman. Thank you Mom."

Instagram: @jessicachastain

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!"

Instagram: @aliciakeys

3. 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."

Instagram: @jessicasimpson

4. Janelle Monae on her mom: "And my mama was right there. Like she always is. Happy Mama's day mama. You didn't have to let me come through the time travel machine but you did. The Sacrifices you have made... I will never truly be able to understand... well maybe not until I have my own."

Instagram: @janellemonae

5. 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."

Instagram: @johnlegend

6. 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!"

Instagram: @reesewitherspoon

7. Justin Timberlake on Jessica Biel: "I marvel at you. It's so hard to put into words EVERYTHING a Mother does. And, you do it with such grace. Thank you for giving me the greatest gift and continuing to show him what it means to be a good person in the world. You make me realize how much my own Mother has done for me."

Instagram: @justintimberlake

8. Carrie Underwood on her mom: "Such an awful picture of both of us, but I love it! I love it because it's real life! It's not shot in any studio...we're not all gussied up in our Sunday best...heck, we couldn't even manage to fully open our is silly and messy and beautifully imperfect. And it all started with this woman! Thanks, Mom, for being my best friend! I love all our moments together...picture perfect and otherwise!"

Instagram: @carrieunderwood

9. Ireland Baldwin on 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 for 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."

Instagram: @irelandbasingerbaldwin

10. Jenna Dewan Tatum on her mom: "No one puts her family first like my mom, and no one loves and supports me as unconditionally as her. Thanks for being the best example in every way mom I love you so much. Everly and I love you bigger than the sky!"

Instagram: @jennadewan

11. Nikki Reed on her mom: "I see your sense of humor finding its way into some of what I now know were extremely trying times. You made all of it fun. You made all of it an adventure. You are our rock. No matter how big we get, you're our Mom. This Mother's Day I am seeing things a little differently. One day our kids will look through albums and flip through memories of their childhood. I hope it's as colorful as what you gave me. Thank you Mom...for all of it. We love you so much."

Instagram: @iamnikkireed

12. Carlos Penavega on his wife Alexa Penavega: "My angel, your first Mother's Day. You are more than I could have ever imagined. Ocean is the luckiest kid in the world. You take such good care of the both of us. Happy Mother's Day! Looking forward to many more days like this one."

Instagram: @therealcarlospena

13. 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."

Instagram: @bellahadid

14. Lucy Hale on her mom: "I aspire to be as selfless and kind as you are, Momma. Your heart is the most special thing in the world. My life would be exponentially different without your love, support and understanding through life's ups and downs. So grateful I get to spend Mother's Day with you this year! I love you to the moon and back."

Instagram: @lucyhale

15. 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."

Instagram: @katyperry

16. Gisele on motherhood: "There is no bigger love that I have ever experienced. Thank you my angels for choosing me to be your mom. Sending so much love to all the mothers in the world specially to mine! Enjoy your special day!"

Instagram: @gisele

17. LL Cool J on his wife: "Wishing a very Happy Mother's Day to this special and beautiful lady. You taught me to believe in myself. I love you."

Instagram: @llcoolj

18. Lacey Chabert on her daughter: "Julia, seeing the world through your eyes is simply magical. Your smile brings me pure joy! I promise to always do my best for you. What a privilege it is to watch you grow. Thank you for lighting up our lives with your sparkle. You are such a gift. Thank you. Thank you. Thank you."

Instagram: @thereallacey

19. 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."

Instagram: @lauriehernandez_

20. Shailene Woodley on her mom: "The blood we share is forever one of the truths I treasure most in this life. Thank you, for being, you. P.S. turtleneck game on POINT."

Instagram: @shailenewoodley

21. And finally, Dakota Fanning on her mom:

Instagram: @dakotafanning

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