Words of encouragement for baby delivery

Words of encouragement for baby delivery

  • “A baby is something you carry inside you for nine months, in your arms for three years, and in your heart until the day you die.” – Mary Mason
  • “For this child, I prayed and the Lord has granted the desires of my heart.” – 1 Samuel 1:27
  • “You are the closest I will ever come to magic.” – Suzanne Finnamore
  • “Loving a baby is a circular business, a kind of feedback loop. The more you give the more you get and the more you get the more you feel like giving.” – Penelope Leach
  • “Having a baby is like falling in love again, both with your husband and your child.” – Tina Brown
  • “You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.” – Franklin P. Jones
  • “When a baby comes, you can smell two things: the smell of flesh, which smells like chicken soup, and the smell of lilies, the flower of another garden, the spiritual garden.” – Carlos Santana
  • “Babies are bits of stardust blown from the hand of God. Lucky the woman who knows the pangs of birth for she has held a star.” – Larry Barretto
  • “When babies look beyond you and giggle, maybe they’re seeing angels.” – Eileen Elias Freeman
  • “Babies are like little suns that, in a magical way, bring warmth, happiness, and light into our lives.” – Kartini Diapari-Oengider
  • “Every child born into the world is a new thought of God, an ever-fresh and radiant possibility.”  – Kate Douglas Wiggin
  •  “With every newborn baby, a little sun rises.” – Irmgard Erath
  • “A baby is God’s opinion that life should go on.” – Carl Sandburg
  • “Carrying a baby is the most rewarding experience a woman can enjoy.” – Jayne Mansfield
  • “A daughter is one of the most beautiful gifts this world has to give.” – Laurel Atherton
  • “Babies are always more trouble than you thought – and more wonderful.” – Charles Osgood
  • “A baby will make love stronger, days shorter, nights longer, bankroll smaller, home happier, clothes shabbier, the past forgotten, and the future worth living for.” – Anonymous
  • “Sometimes, when you pick up your child you can feel the map of your own bones beneath your hands, or smell the scent of your skin in the nape of his neck. This is the most extraordinary thing about motherhood – finding a piece of yourself separate and apart, that all the same, you could not live without.”– Jodi Picoult
  • “A baby fills a place in your heart that you never knew was empty.” – Author Unknown
  • “Everything grows rounder and wider and weirder, and I sit here in the middle of it all and wonder who in the world you will turn out to be.” – Carrie Fisher
  • “Feeling fat lasts nine months, but the joy of becoming a mom lasts forever.” – Nikki Dalton
  • “It’s an established fact. Some women can’t stand being pregnant, getting big and bloated, and hauling around a giant stomach, and some women, for reasons, probably understood by Darwin, love it.” – Rich Cohen
  • “Think of stretch marks as pregnancy service stripes.” – Joyce Armor
  • “Let us make pregnancy an occasion when we appreciate our female bodies.” – Merete Leonhardt-Lupa
  • “Truthfully, being pregnant is changing me as a person. Each day is part of this amazing journey that has completely shifted the focus of my life and made me reevaluate my personal and professional goals.” – Holly Madison
  • “When I got pregnant, I had to concentrate on being pregnant for a whole nine months, even though I knew it was ruining my career at the time.” – Yoko Ono
  • “To be pregnant is to be vitally alive, thoroughly woman, and distressingly inhabited. Soul and spirit are stretched – along with body – making pregnancy a time of transition, growth, and profound beginnings.” – Anne Christian Buchanan
  • “You are pregnant and you are powerful. You are bold and you are beautiful. Go forward in your boldness, in your beauty and in your contentedness. Trust your body to birth and know that the collective power of women worldwide will be with you.” – Author Unknown
  • “Life is always a rich and steady time when you are waiting for something to happen or to hatch.” ― E.B. White
  • “Every child comes with the message that God is not yet discouraged of man. – Rabindranath Tagore
  • “There is only one pretty child in the world, and every mother has it” -Chinese Proverb
  • “It’s a great thing about being pregnant, you don’t need excuses to pee or eat.” -Angelina Jolie
  • “Having kids feel like that first seventh-grade crush that overwhelms every molecule in your body, but it’s permanent.” – Kristen Bell
  • “Part of being a parent is rolling with the punches, so consider an unexpected pregnancy the universe’s way of helping you to learn to do that.” ― Heather Wittenberg
  • “A ship under sail and a big-bellied woman are the handsomest two things that can be seen common.” ― Benjamin Franklin
  • “It’s double the giggles and double the grins, and double the trouble if you’re blessed with twins.” ― Author Unknown
  • “We have a secret in our culture, and it’s not that birth is painful. It’s that women are strong.” – Laura Stavoe Harm
  • “A mother is always the beginning. She is how things begin.” – Amy Tan
  • “Making the decision to have a child is momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside your body.” – Elizabeth Stone
  • “The strength of a woman is not measured by the impact that all her hardships in life have had on her, but the strength of a woman is measured by the extent of her refusal to allow those hardships to dictate her and who she becomes.” ― C. JoyBell C.
  • “A mother does not become pregnant in order to provide employment to medical people. Giving birth is an ecstatic jubilant adventure not available to males. It is a woman’s crowning creative experience of a lifetime.” – John  Stevenson
  • “Of all the rights of women, the greatest is to be a mother.” – Lin Yutang
  • “That first pregnancy is a long sea journey to a country where you don’t know the language, where land is in sight for such a long time that after a while, it’s just the horizon – and then one day birds wheel over that dark shape and it’s suddenly close, and all you can do is hope like hell that you’ve had the right shots.” – Emily Perkins
  • “You never understand life until it grows inside of you.” – Sandra C. Kassis
  • “In giving birth to our babies, we may find that we give birth to new possibilities within ourselves.”– Myla and Jon Kabat-Zinn
  • “If I had my life to live over, instead of wishing away nine months of pregnancy, I’d have cherished every moment and realized that the wonderment growing inside me was the only chance in life to assist God in a miracle.” – Erma Bombeck
  • “Life is a flame that is always burning itself out, but it catches fire again every time a child is born.”– George Bernard Shaw
  • “[Motherhood is] the biggest gamble in the world. It is the glorious life force. It’s huge and scary—it’s an act of infinite optimism.” —Gilda Radner
  • “Before you were conceived I wanted you. Before you were born, I loved you. Before you were here an hour, I would die for you. This is the miracle of Mother’s Love.” – Maureen Hawkins
  • The most important thing she’d learned over the years was that there was no way to be a perfect mother and a million ways to be a good one.” – Jill Churchill
  • “Making the decision to have a child – it is momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside your body.”― Elizabeth Stone
  • “What if I fail?” “Oh, but my darling, what if you fly?” – Erin Hanson
  • ‘May you always know, little one, that you were wished for, longed for, prayed for, and will be forever loved.’
  • ‘It is easy when you’re pregnant to spend hours dreaming about the little baby growing inside of you and wondering who in the world they will turn out to be.’
  • ‘Regardless if your pregnancy was planned or happened by surprise, it is sure to say that your life will be forever changed.’
  • ‘When a baby is born a life of endless possibilities lays ahead.’
  • ‘Life’s biggest miracle is the gift of having life growing inside of you.’
  • ‘Pregnancy isn’t always easy. The extra emotions, fatigue, morning sickness, and difficulty to find a comfortable position to sleep. But, just knowing your baby is growing inside of you is one of the most rewarding experiences a woman can enjoy.’
  • ‘A baby will make your heart fuller, your home happier, and your future brighter.’
  • ‘Expecting a baby is just the beginning, there are so many precious moments to look forward to as your baby grows.’
  • ‘I know some people find being pregnant so easy, but I can’t relate. It’s hard. It is incredibly beautiful, but it also challenges you in ways you never thought possible.’
  • ‘There is nothing quite like that perfect moment when your holding your baby in your arms and realize you would do absolutely anything for them.’
  • ‘I might only carry my baby inside me for nine months, and in my arms for a few short years, but I will forever hold them in my heart no matter how big they get.’
  • ‘The love for your baby really is like no other. It fills places in your heart that you never even knew were empty.’
  • ‘Pregnancy changes you as a person. It is this amazing journey that shifts your focus and pushes you to re-evaluate your life and priorities.’
  • ‘From the moment I knew you were growing inside of me; I have loved you.’
  • ‘It is crazy how much love you can have for someone you have never met.’
  • ‘When your pregnant little hands pushing and tiny feet kicking remind you that you are never really alone.’
  • ‘Mama, you are strong, beautiful, and more powerful than you know. Trust yourself. Trust your body. And know, that no matter how your birth goes, there is a powerful collective of mamas that are right behind you.’
  • ‘Pregnancy feels like an endless wait, but once your little one is here it is a life of endless love.’
  • ‘Pregnancy is really hard. After all you’re trying to grow a whole other person inside of you which isn’t easy. Yet, one of the hardest parts is actually realizing your life is about to change in a huge way but not knowing exactly how.’
  • ‘I can’t wait to meet you.’
  • ‘Just knowing you are going to meet the love of your life makes all the waiting, all the labor pain, and all the unknown worth it.’
  • ‘The changes that your body goes through while pregnant are beautiful, yet they can also be daunting. As your body changes it is easy to feel fat or uncomfortable in your own skin, however when you are holding your precious little baby in your arms it makes it all worth it.’
  • ‘My sweet child, I have carried you for every second of your life, and now I will love you for every second of mine.’
  • ‘And suddenly, you were my everything.’
  • ‘The day I became a mother was the most magical day of my life.’
  • ‘The love a mother has for her child is immeasurable.’
  • ‘Before we had you, we had each other, and now you’re here we have everything.’
  • ‘I will carry my baby inside of me for 9 months, in my arms for three years, and in my heart always.’
  • ‘The butterflies he gave me turned into little feet.’
  • ‘I have dreamed of you, before I even knew who you were.’
  • ‘The funny thing about pregnancy is that you are not just creating a child, you are also creating a mother.’
  • ‘Pregnancy is the happiest reason ever for feeling like crap.’
  • ‘Not every day of pregnancy is easy, but every day brings me closer to you.’
  • ‘There is no greater feeling that hearing that first cry after your baby is born. That feeling of relief that they are okay and that everything that you just went through was all worth it.’
  • ‘A baby is born with a need to be loved and never outgrows it.’
  • ‘Our family is about to get bigger by two feet.’
  • ‘When we give birth to our baby, we also give birth to an incredible strength and love that only comes with motherhood.’
  • ‘There will never be a day like the day your baby was born.’
  • ‘Just knowing you are going to meet your little baby, the love of your life, make all the waiting, all the worry, all the labor pain, and all the unknown worth it.’
  • ‘I’m not afraid. I was made to do this.’
  • ‘Birth takes a woman’s deepest fears about herself and shows her that she is stronger than them.’
  • ‘Happiness is hearing your baby’s heartbeat for the very first time.’
  • ‘We had a dream and it was you. We made a wish and you came true.’
  • ‘My child will never have to wonder where to go for a hug, love, or support. For as long as I love, I will always be there for them no matter what.’
  • ‘My heart beats stronger because of you.’
  • ‘No one else will ever know the strength of my love for you. After all, you’re the only one who knows what my heart sounds like from the inside.’
  • ‘It’s the small moments that make life big.’
  • ‘You are the best thing I have ever waited for.’
  • ‘There are so many things I wonder about you as you grow inside me. I wonder when I’ll get to meet you. I wonder who you will be. I wonder who you will take after. But the one thing I never wonder is how much I will love you. Because I already know you’ll be my everything.’
  • ‘The best things in life are unexpected.’
  • ‘There are many wonderful moments in life, but nothing compares to becoming a mama.’
  • ‘For this child I prayed, and the Lord answered my prayer. 1 Samuel 1:27’
  • ‘You will always be the miracle that make my life complete.’
  • ‘You spend nine months preparing to fall in love for a lifetime.’
  • ‘Children don’t ask to be born. It is a choice we make to bring them into this world. That is why we change and rearrange our lives for them.’
  • ‘Loving you is a wonderful way to spend a lifetime.’
  • ‘The longer you wait for something, the more you appreciate it when you get it. Anything worth having is worth waiting for.’
  • ‘For you created my inmost being, you knit me together in my mother’s womb.’
  • ‘There is no better feeling than the movement of life inside of you.’
  • ‘Made with true love.’
  • ‘Happiness is on the way.’
  • ‘When you have a baby, you know you are going to fall in love with your child, but you also in love with your husband all over again.’
  • ‘No matter how hard my day has been, all it takes is one little kick to make everything feel alright.’
  • ‘Happiness is carrying a whole world inside of you.’
  • ‘When you feel that first little kick and hear a tiny heartbeat for the first time you suddenly understand what it means to love someone more than own life.’
  • ‘I love you with all my belly. I would say heart, but my belly is bigger.’
  • ‘No pregnancy is the same. Each is its own special journey.’
  • ‘It’s not always easy growing a little life inside of you. The morning sickness. The hormones. The changes to your body. The sleeplessness. Yet, when it all gets too hard, just remember how powerful you really are. You are growing a life inside of you, and that is incredible.’

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