Baby and mother quotes:

  • All those cliches, those things you hear about having a baby and motherhood - all of them are true. And all of them are the most beautiful things you will ever experience. -- Penelope Cruz
  • What good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is usually best after all. -- Benjamin Spock
  • America, ever the narcissistic mother, prefers baby bumps to children and expectant mothers to full-fledged bum-and-nose-wiping ones. -- Koren Zailckas
  • I am a mother and I know the feeling of having a baby come out of my gut. -- Eartha Kitt
  • I care much more about saving the lives of mothers and babies than I do about a fancy museum somewhere. -- Melinda Gates
  • To suggest that you can't be both a mother who is completely in love with her babies, and a professional who is tough and tenacious, is ridiculous. -- Nancy Grace
  • I am positive - determined to move forward with my life, bring up my babies, and do the best job I can as a mother, entertainer, and person. -- Jennifer Lopez
  • When a 12-year-old, a 13-year-old, so desperately wants a baby what she's looking for is the kind of unconditional love a child gives a mother and a mother gives a child. -- Ellen Barkin
  • Somehow I am really relaxed within the chaos of having a baby - and anyone who's a mother knows it's very hard to relax, because there is so much to do and worry about! -- Salma Hayek
  • Basically, my mother couldn't hold a tune and when I was a baby, a rather tactless baby, I would ask her not to sing... you can't get to sleep if someone is singing off key nearby. -- Vikram Seth
  • This is an old family secret, and I just found this out recently, and it almost broke my heart. My mother said to me, 'I had never told you this, but God, you were an ugly baby'. -- John Stamos
  • So, babies are taken from their mothers because they get temporarily insane and it's not the mother's fault. This is the thing: they shouldn't feel ashamed. They didn't cause this. It is not something they did to themselves. -- Marie Osmond
  • Baby names are a big debate in my family. Like true Colombian and Puerto Rican families, everybody and their mother is putting their two cents in - everything from Jose to Francisco to Victorio to Rain has been suggested. -- Paula Garces
  • I remember when my mother pointed to a stone, and she said this was the kind of stone people used to place on the feet of the baby girls to stop them trying to climb away and unbind their feet. -- Jung Chang
  • Aborting my baby is the most serious of the many maternal crimes I tally in my head when I am at my lowest, when the Bad Mother label seems to fit best. Rocketship was my baby. And I killed him. -- Ayelet Waldman
  • When the baby dies, On every side Rose stranger's voices, hard and harsh and loud. The baby was not wrapped in any shroud. The mother made no sound. Her head was bowed That men's eyes might not see Her misery. -- Helen Hunt Jackson
  • Having a baby had always seemed the easiest and most natural thing to do, and I had never felt - even in my most furtive days of coming out - that being gay would mean I could not become a mother. -- Kara Swisher
  • I am opposed to the idea of a child growing up with two gay parents. A child needs a mother and a father. I could not imagine my childhood without my mother. I also believe that it is cruel to take a baby away from its mother. -- Stefano Gabbana
  • When I began to study baby delivery, when I was about to have a baby, I became very into it and fascinated and what our body does and how a mother's body temperature will rise the minute that the baby touches her chest because she needs to get warmer. -- Lennon Parham
  • My mother goes crazy over babies. Some people just do. They love 'em! I never have. Babies scare me more than anything. They're tiny and fragile and impressionable - and someone else's! As much as I hate borrowing stuff, that is how much I hate holding other people's babies. It's too much responsibility. -- Margaret Cho
  • One baby is a patient baby, and waits indefinitely until its mother is ready to feed it. The other baby is an impatient baby and cries lustily, screams and kicks and makes everybody unpleasant until it is fed. Well, we know perfectly well which baby is attended to first. That is the whole history of politics. -- Emmeline Pankhurst
  • A baby's mother also needs a mother. -- Erica Jong
  • A baby was sleeping, Its mother was weeping. -- Samuel Lover
  • What instruction the baby brings to the mother! -- Thomas Wentworth Higginson
  • I've been through it all, baby, I'm mother courage. -- Elizabeth Taylor
  • The worst feature of a new baby is its mother's singing. -- Kin Hubbard
  • A baby is a very heavy thing, any mother will tell you. -- George Ella Lyon
  • Sorry, there's nothing like a screaming baby to make a mother twitch. -- Sam Taylor-Wood
  • When a mother has a baby, she should stay home with that baby. -- Bernie Sanders
  • Always respect Mother Nature. Especially when she weighs 400 pounds and is guarding her baby. -- James Rollins
  • I got my first laugh when my mother entered me in a baby contest. -- Phyllis Diller
  • We need the church as urgently as a starving baby needs his mother's milk. -- R. C. Sproul
  • The baby's life is never willfully destroyed because the mother's life is in danger. -- C. Everett Koop
  • A baby nursing at a mother's breast... is an undeniable affirmation of our rootedness in nature. -- David Suzuki
  • Every baby saved, every mother helped to choose life is a step in the right direction. -- Alveda King
  • Baby smiled, mother wailed, Earthward while the sweetling sailed; Mother smiled, baby wailed, When to earth came Viola. -- Francis Thompson
  • I will never understand how a mother can kill her own baby and not get away with it. -- Anthony Jeselnik
  • I had a nightmare last night. I dreamed Dolly Parton was my mother and I was a bottle baby. -- Henny Youngman
  • When I was a baby, my mother tells me I never slept because I never wanted to miss anything. -- Scott Baio
  • I've been wanting to have a baby since I was 2 years old - I'm destined to be a mother. -- Alicia Silverstone
  • When I was a baby, my mother tells me I never slept because I never wanted to miss anything -- Scott Baio
  • Gentle birth, protecting mother and baby, is a solution that I believe will result in positive change for our society. -- Robin Lim
  • If you know anything about ducks, you know a baby duck will imprint itself on you. It misses its mother. -- Michael Leunig
  • Prayer sometimes dulls the hunger of the pauper, like a mother's finger thrust into the mouth of her starving baby. -- I. L. Peretz
  • Sleep, baby, sleep. Thy father's watching the sheep. Thy mother's shaking the dreamland tree, and down drops a little dream for thee. -- Elizabeth Prentiss
  • Feelings of love and gratitude arise directly and spontaneously in the baby in response to the love and care of his mother. -- Melanie Klein
  • To your parents you are still that innocent baby, and sometimes even you will need your father's hand and your mother's lap. -- Amit Kalantri
  • A new study found that a mother's diet affects her baby's allergies. Which can only mean one thing: My mom ate cats. -- Jimmy Fallon
  • That's the strange thing about being a mother: until you have a baby, you don't even realize how much you were missing one -- Jodi Picoult
  • I think once you're a mother, you kind of always see your kids as a baby anyway no matter how old they get. -- Molly Ringwald
  • Spiritualism is but a baby now, an unwelcome stranger, whom public opinion, like an unnatural foster mother, tries to crush out of existence. -- H. P. Blavatsky
  • My mother? My own mother told my lady governess that if the baby and I were in danger then they should save the baby. -- Philippa Gregory
  • My mother tried to kill me when I was a baby. She denied it. She said she thought the plastic bag would keep me fresh. -- Bob Monkhouse
  • The birth mother is placing the baby out of love. I still believe that. Well, the ones we've dealt with who were actually pregnant, anyway. -- Jennifer Gilmore
  • The birth mother is placing the baby out of love. I still believe that. Well, the ones weve dealt with who were actually pregnant, anyway. -- Jennifer Gilmore
  • The solution [to a crisis pregnancy] is not to kill the innocent baby but to deal with the mother's values and her attitudes toward life. -- Jesse Jackson
  • The first gathering of salads, radishes and herbs made me feel like a mother about her baby - how could anything so beautiful be mine? -- Alice B. Toklas
  • When I say I'll murder my baby's mother, maybe I wanted to but I didn't. Anybody who takes it literally is 10 times sicker than I am. -- Eminem
  • I have found being a mother has made me emotionally raw in many situations. You heart is beating outside your body when you have a baby. -- Kate Beckinsale
  • I go to him as a baby goes to his mother so that he can fill me and invade all and take me in his arms. -- Elizabeth of the Trinity
  • A mother can legitimately be said to 'have a baby' - but in a civilization such as ours, she can never claim to own a teenager. -- Mary Blakely
  • When a woman gives birth, two are born: a baby from the womb of its mother and a woman from the womb of her former existence. -- Marianne Williamson
  • And I've always been paranoid. I can remember as a baby my mother would spin the mobile above my head and thinking...yeah, that's coming down. -- Dennis Miller
  • I was adopted when I was a baby. My mother carried me for nine months and she held me for one hour, and didn't see me again. -- Michael Franti
  • The balancing of the budget will not in itself place a teaspoonful of milk in a hungry baby's stomach, or remove the rags from its mother's back. -- John L. Lewis
  • The boy and girl going hand in hand through a meadow; the mother washing her baby; the sweet simple things in life. We have almost lost track of them. -- Edward Steichen
  • A mother is a mother from the moment her baby is first placed in her arms until eternity. It didn't matter if her child were three, thirteen, or thirty. -- Sarah Strohmeyer