Baby Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old baby quotes, baby sayings, and baby proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


I always wondered why babies spend so much time sucking their thumbs. Then I tasted baby food.

Robert Orben

When he finally was placed into my arms, I looked into his precious eyes and felt an overwhelming, unconditional love. I never felt so complete and empowered in my life.     

Gisele Bündchen

The babies are amazing. They begin each day all warm and sleepy, smelling of promise.

Julia Roberts

Babies are such a nice way to start people.

Don Herold

Every child begins the world again.

Henry David Thoreau

I love these little people; and it is not a slight thing when they, who are so fresh from God, love us.     

Charles Dickens

A happy baby has shining eyes. It walks open hearted into the world and spreads magic.

Sigrid Leo

In the garden of humanity every baby is a fresh new flower.

Debasish Mridha

The jewel of the sky is the sun, the jewel of the house is the child.

Chinese Saying

Making the decision to have a child – it’s momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking outside your body.     

Elizabeth Stone

Every child born into the world is a new thought of God, an ever fresh and radiant possibility.     

Kate Douglas Wiggin

Carrying a baby is the most rewarding experience a woman can enjoy.

Jayne Mansfield

Babies are bits of stardust, blown from the hand of God.     

Barretto

Life is a flame that is always burning itself out, but it catches fire again every time a child is born.

George Bernard Shaw

It's extraordinary to look into a baby's face and see a piece of your flesh and your spirit. It makes you realize you are a part of the human race.     

Liam Neeson

You know what the great thing about babies is? They are like little bundles of hope. Like the future in a basket.

Lish McBride

Having a baby is a life-changer. It gives you a whole other perspective on why you wake up every day.     

Taylor Hanson

A baby is a blank check made payable to the human race.     

Barbara Christine Seifert

Just like a plant needs light and space to grow, a child needs love and freedom to unfold.

Sigrid Leo

Babies need social interactions with loving adults who talk with them, listen to their babblings, name objects for them, and give them opportunities to explore their worlds.     

Sandra Scarr

Every baby born into the world is a finer one than the last.     

Charles Dickens

I think that I see something deeper, more infinite, more eternal than the ocean in the expression of the eyes of a little baby when it wakes in the morning and coos or laughs because it sees the sun shining on its cradle.

Vincent Van Gogh

Every newborn baby I see glows with love, a glow I see coming from the Soul.

Lorna Byrne

A baby is born with a need to be loved - and never outgrows it.     

Frank A. Clark

Having a baby is one of the most wonderful things in your life, as well as the hardest thing in your life.

Nuno Bettencourt

A loud noise at one end and no sense of responsibility at the other.     

Ronald Knox

A new baby is like the beginning of all things—wonder, hope, a dream of possibilities.     

Eda J. Le Shan

Life doesn't get more real than having a newborn at home.

Eric Church

Not flesh of my flesh, nor bone of my bone, but still miraculously my own. Never forget for a single minute, you didn't grow under my heart, but in it.     

Fleur Conkling Heylinger

And when our baby stirs and struggles to be born it compels humility: what we began is now its own.     

Margaret Mead