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50 Amazing Pregnancy Quotes to Remember

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Last updated: Jan 20 2023

Pregnancy is so many things. It’s dazzling and difficult, enchanting and exhausting, isolating and unifying. That’s why, when it comes to pregnancy quotes, there’s really something for every stage, style, and sentiment.

Pregnancy Quotes

In this article 📝

  • What is a good pregnancy quote?
  • Being pregnant quotes
  • Couple pregnancy quotes
  • Love pregnant quotes
  • Positive pregnancy quotes
  • Pregnancy is hard quotes

What is a good pregnancy quote?

The short answer? One that speaks to you.

No two pregnancies are alike—and neither are the people who are having them.

Where you find comfort and guidance during this monumental moment in your life is part of your journey and yours alone.

That’s why we’ve curated a kaleidoscope of quotes to suit a range of different needs and feels.

Dive in, swim around, and fish out the wisdom that works for you.

Being pregnant quotes

  1. “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
  2. “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
  3. “You can hear now. Your inner ear is formed. I shout “I love you” into the bedroom. Then I feel stupid. Then I don’t. This is pretty much the story of my life.” — Suzanne Finnamore
  4. “Pregnancy is the only time when you can do nothing at all and still be productive.” — Evan Esar
  5. “You never understand life until it grows inside of you.” — Sandra Chami Kassis
  6. “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
  7. “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
  8. “Pregnancy is getting company inside one’s skin.” — Maggie Scarf
  9. “Whether your pregnancy was meticulously planned, medically coaxed, or happened by surprise, one thing is certain—your life will never be the same.” — Catherine Jones
  10. “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 re-evaluate my personal and professional goals.” — Holly Madison

Couple pregnancy quotes

  1. “In giving birth to our babies, we may find that we give birth to new possibilities within ourselves.” — Myla and Jon Kabat-Zinn
  2. “Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” — Helen Keller
  3. “The best thing to hold onto in life is each other.” — Audrey Hepburn
  4. “It didn’t matter how big our house was; it mattered that there was love in it.” — Peter Buffett
  5. “Life is a crazy ride. It’s a privilege to go through it with a partner.” — Kristen Bell
  6. “The family is one of nature’s masterpieces.” — George Satayana
  7. “Our most basic instinct is not for survival but for family.” — Paul Pearsall
  8. “To get the full value of joy, you must have someone to divide it with.” — Mark Twain
  9. “Be present. To show up every day is kind of the most romantic part because you can bail at any moment.” — Maya Rudolph
  10. “The greatest marriages are built on teamwork. A mutual respect, a healthy dose of admiration, and a never-ending portion of love and grace.” — Fawn Weaver

Love pregnant quotes

  1. “What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family.” — Mother Teresa
  2. “You are proof that love before first sight does exist.” — Araceli M. Ream
  3. “I’m in love with a human I haven’t met yet.” — Miss Planner
  4. “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
  5. “A mother is always the beginning. She is how things begin.” — Amy Tan
  6. “Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” — Lao Tzu
  7. “Having kids feels like that first seventh-grade crush that overwhelms every molecule in your body, but it’s permanent.”
  8. “It is the most powerful creation to have life growing inside of you. There is no bigger gift.” — Beyoncé
  9. “Having a baby is like falling in love again, both with your husband and your child.” — Tina Brown
  10. “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

Positive pregnancy quotes

  1. “You are the closest I will ever come to magic.” — Suzanne Finnamore
  2. “A grand adventure is about to begin.” — Winnie the Pooh
  3. “Let us make pregnancy an occasion when we appreciate our female bodies.” — Merete Leonhardt-Lupa
  4. “A new baby is like the beginning of all things – wonder, hope, a dream of possibilities.” — Eda LeShan
  5. “Children reinvent your world for you.” — Susan Sarandon
  6. “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
  7. “It is no accident, Ma, that the comma resembles a fetus—that curve of continuation. We were all once inside our mothers, saying, with our entire curved and silent selves, more, more, more. I want to insist that our being alive is beautiful enough to be worthy of replication. And so what? So what if all I ever made of my life was more of it?” — Ocean Vuong
  8. “When I was pregnant, I was so huge and people on the bus would get up for me. That made me feel so precious and valued and valuable. I try to treat everyone like they’re pregnant.” — Mariska Hargitay
  9. “You are already my favorite adventure.” — Hannah Ferrier
  10. “You never understand life until it grows inside you.” — Sandra C. Kassis

Pregnancy is hard quotes

  1. “People always say that pregnant women have a glow. And I say it’s because you’re sweating to death.” — Jessica Simpson
  2. “We have a secret in our culture, and it’s not that birth is painful. It’s that women are strong.” — Laura Stavoe Harm
  3. “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
  4. “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
  5. “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
  6. “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.
  7. “In the pregnancy process I have come to realize how much of the burden is on the female partner. She’s got a construction zone going on in her belly.” — Al Roker
  8. “One of the hardest things about parenting is that you just never know what the outcome will be. It’s a total leap of faith.” — Catherine Newman
  9. “The first pregnancy is the most self-indulgent thing in the world because you get massages and prenatal yoga and hypnotherapy CDs. During this one I forget that I’m even pregnant. I’m hoisting my 2-year-old around.” — Emily Blunt
  10. “Of course I can do this. I’m pregnant, not brain-damaged. My condition doesn’t change my personality.” — Christine Feehan

All the best. 💖

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