Pregnancy Quotes SMS Collection

A friend asked her doctor if a

A friend asked her doctor if a woman should have children after thirty-five.  I said, "Thirty-five children is enough for any woman."  ~Gracie Allen

My mothers feeling is we were made

[My mother’s] feeling is, we were made to do this work, and it’s not easy, and it’s inherently painful…. Pain and pleasure are a

There is power that comes to women

There is power that comes to women when they give birth.  They don’t ask for it, it simply invades them.  Accumulates like clouds on

The power and intensity of your contractions

The power and intensity of your contractions cannot be stronger than you, because it is you.  ~Author Unknown

The stricken mother sitting by the side

The stricken mother, sitting by the side of the lifeless form of her first-born, will hear unmoved the words of consolation and the persuasions

Womens bodies have near perfect knowledge of childbirth

Women’s bodies have near-perfect knowledge of childbirth; it’s when their brains get involved that things can go wrong.  ~Peggy Vincent

Whether your pregnancy was meticulously planned medically

Whether your pregnancy was meticulously planned, medically coaxed, or happened by surprise, one thing is certain – your life will never be the same. 

There is such a special sweetness in

There is such a special sweetness in being able to participate in creation.  ~Pamela S. Nadav

They say men can never experience the

They say men can never experience the pain of childbirth. They can… if you hit them in the goolies with a cricket bat for

When i had reached my term looked

When I had reached my term, I looked like a rat dragging a stolen egg.  ~Colette

childbirth was probably easier for most

Childbirth was probably easier for most women in early cultures, especially in hunter-gatherer societies, where everyone was accustomed to physical labor and supple and

Feeling fat lasts nine months but the

Feeling fat lasts nine months but the joy of becoming a mom lasts forever.  ~Attributed to Nikki Dalton

Somewhere on this globe every ten seconds

Somewhere on this globe, every ten seconds, there is a woman giving birth to a child.  She must be found and stopped.  ~Sam Levenson

Pregnancy is a process that invites you

Pregnancy is a process that invites you to surrender to the unseen force behind all life.  ~Judy Ford

Amnesia the condition that enables a woman

Amnesia: The condition that enables a woman who has gone through labor to have sex again.  ~Joyce Armor

Birth matters it brings us into being

Birth matters.  It brings us into being, on many levels.  ~Ananda Lowe

Giving birth is a transformation and it

Giving birth is a transformation and it doesn’t matter whether you’ve had eight babies before.  It’s still a transformation the next time you have

An angel in the book of life

An angel in the book of life wrote down my baby’s birth, Then whispered as she closed the book "too beautiful for earth." ~Author

I feel cheated never being able to

I feel cheated never being able to know what it’s like to get pregnant, carry a child and breastfeed.  ~Dustin Hoffman

If we are to heal the planet

If we are to heal the planet, we must begin by healing birthing.  ~Agnes Sallet Von Tannenberg

The instant of birth is exquisite pain

The instant of birth is exquisite. Pain and joy are one at this moment. Ever after, the dim recollection is so sweet that we

By far the most common craving of

By far the most common craving of pregnant women is not to be pregnant.  ~Phyllis DillerMAC

Many western doctors hold the belief that

Many Western doctors hold the belief that we can improve everything, even natural childbirth in a healthy woman.  This philosophy is the philosophy of

If nature had arranged that husbands and

If nature had arranged that husbands and wives should have children alternatively, there would never be more than three in a family.  ~Lawrence Housman

Think of stretch marks as pregnancy service

Think of stretch marks as pregnancy service stripes.  ~Joyce ArmorFCN

In achieving the depersonalization of childbirth and

In achieving the depersonalization of childbirth and at the same time solving the problem of pain, our society may have lost more than it

To be pregnant is to vitally alive

To be pregnant is to be vitally alive, thoroughly woman, and distressingly inhabited.  Soul and spirit are stretched – along with body – making

We repeatedly tell patients we are not

We repeatedly tell patients we are not in a hurry; there are no trains to catch and we don’t care when the baby comes,

People are giving birth underwater now they

People are giving birth underwater now.  They say it’s less traumatic for the baby because it’s in water. But certainly more traumatic for the

I realize why women die in childbirth

I realize why women die in childbirth – it’s preferable.  ~Sherry GlaserWL

In the moments of labor and birth

In the moments of labor and birth, all the forces of the universe are flowing through a woman’s body.  ~Sandra K. MorningStar

In giving birth to our babies we

In giving birth to our babies, we may find that we give birth to new possibilities within ourselves.  ~Myla and Jon Kabat-Zinn, Everyday Blessings:

Pregnancy is a disease from which you

Pregnancy is a disease from which you recover in 18 years and 9 months.  ~Carrie Latet

13 to 20 billion a year could

$13 to $20 billion a year could be saved in health care costs by demedicalizing childbirth, developing midwifery, and encouraging breastfeeding.  ~Frank A. Oski

Love is all fun and games until

Love is all fun and games until someone loses an eye or gets pregnant.  ~Jim Cole

Never go to your high school reunion

Never go to your high school reunion pregnant or they will think that is all you have done since you graduated.  ~Erma Bombeck

I begin to love this little creature

I begin to love this little creature, and to anticipate his birth as a fresh twist to a knot which I do not wish

Life is always a rich and steady

On very cold nights he lay so that his breath would warm it. For Wilbur, nothing in life was so important as this small

He ploughd her and she croppd william

He plough’d her, and she cropp’d.  ~William Shakespeare, Antony and Cleopatraact2, sc2, Agrippa, TPV

Instead of wishing away nine months pregnancy

Instead of wishing away nine months of pregnancy and complaining about the shadow over my feet, I’d have cherished every minute of it and

Childbirth is an experience in a womans

Childbirth is an experience in a woman’s life that holds the power to transform her forever.  Passing through these powerful gates – in her

I fell in love with you when

I fell in love with you when you were forming in my womb. Now I carry you in my heart instead of my arms.

Those who have lost an infant are

Those who have lost an infant are never, as it were, without an infant child.  Their other children grow into manhood and womanhood, and

We must understand that childbirth is fundamentally

We must understand that childbirth is fundamentally a spiritual, as well as a physical, achievement.  The birth of a child is the ultimate perfection

Giving birth is not a matter of

Giving birth is not a matter of pushing, expelling the baby, but of yielding, surrendering to birth energy.  ~Marie Reid

Babies are bits of star dust blown from

Babies are bits of star-dust blown from the hand of God.  Lucky the woman who knows the pangs of birth for she has held

Just as a womans heart knows how

Just as a woman’s heart knows how and when to pump, her lungs to inhale, and her hand to pull back from fire, so

You do a lot of growing up

You do a lot of growing up when you’re pregnant.  It’s suddenly like, "Yikes. Here it is, folks. Playtime is over."  ~Connie Fioretto, quoted

Rigid plans work best if youre building

Rigid plans work best if you’re building a skyscraper; with something as mysteriously human as giving birth, it’s best, both literally and figuratively, to

It seems an insult to nature and

It seems an insult to nature and to the Creator to imagine that pregnancy was ever intended to be a sickness.  ~Mrs E.B. Duffey, What

Vita mutari the literal translation from

VITA MUTARI – the literal translation from Latin to English is "Life Transformation."  That is the closest thing I could think of the feeling

Miscarriages are labor miscarriages birth to consider

Miscarriages are labor, miscarriages are birth.  To consider them less dishonors the woman whose womb has held life, however briefly.  ~Kathryn Miller Ridiman, Midwifery

Remember this for it is as true

Remember this, for it is as true as true gets:  Your body is not a lemon.  You are not a machine.  The Creator is

The experience of birth is vast it

The experience of birth is vast.  It is a diverse tapestry woven by cultural customs, shaped in personal choices, affected by biological factors, marked

For far too many pregnancy and birth

For far too many, pregnancy and birth is still something that happens to them rather than something they set out consciously and joyfully to

Attending births is like growing roses you

Attending births is like growing roses.  You have to marvel at the ones that just open up and bloom at the first kiss of

Pregnant women they had that weird frisson

Pregnant women!  They had that weird frisson, an aura of magic that combined awkwardly with an earthy sense of duty.  Mundane, because they were

A baby is something you carry inside

A baby is something you carry inside you for nine months, in your arms for three years, and in your heart until the day

Love and pregnancy riding on a camel

Love and pregnancy and riding on a camel cannot be hid.  ~Arabic ProverbDCMOO