A baby is an inestimable blessing and bother.
Having a baby is like falling in love again, both with your husband and your child.
Babies are bits of stardust, blown from the hand of God.
Louisa May Alcott
Father asked us, “What was God’s noblest work?” Anna said, “Men”, but I said “Babies”. Men are often bad, but babies never are.
Henry David Thoreau
Every child begins the world again.
Every baby born into the world is a finer one than the last.
Kate Douglas Wiggin
Every child born into the world is a new thought of God, an ever-fresh and radiant possibility.
If evolution really works, how come mothers only have two hands?
I always wondered why babies spend so much time sucking their thumbs. Then I tasted baby food.
A baby is a loud noise at one end and no sense of responsibility at the other.
Carrying a baby is the most rewarding experience a woman can enjoy.
The only time a woman really succeeds in changing a man is when he is a baby.
T. S. Eliot
If you desire to drain to the dregs the fullest cup of scorn and hatred that a fellow human being can pour out for you, let a young mother hear you call dear baby “it”.
I have no name: I am but two days old. What shall I call thee? I happy am, Joy is my name. Sweet joy befall thee!
My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it.