Baby Sayings and Quotes

Babies aren’t just cute. They’re little beacons of hope for the future. Celebrate the joy children bring to the lives of loved ones with the insightful and humorous baby quotes below.


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

Charles Dickens

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

Debasish Mridha

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

Sigrid Leo

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

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

Larry Barretto

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

Kate Douglas Wiggin

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

George Bernard Shaw

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

Lish McBride

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

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

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

Barbara Christine Seifert

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

Julia Roberts

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.     

Giselle Bundchen

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

Frank A. Clark

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

Eda J. Le Shan

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

Lorna Byrne

A baby is God's opinion that life should go on.     

Carl Sandburg

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

If your baby is beautiful and perfect, never cries or fusses, sleeps on schedule and burps on demand, an angel all the time, you're the grandma.     

Theresa Bloomingdale

It's all kind of these profound things crashing on you when your child arrives into the world. It's like you've met your reason to live.     

Johnny Depp

Little children are still the symbol of the eternal marriage between love and duty.     

George Eliot

Babies are like little suns that, in a magical way, bring warmth, happiness and light into our lives.     

Kartini Diapari-Oengider

For having a baby's sweet face so close to your own, for so long a time as it takes to nurse 'em, is a great tonic for a sad soul.     

Erica Eisdorfer

I hadn't slept for two nights and yet when she was born, I had never felt more alive.     

Emily Schuman

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

Having a child is surely the most beautifully irrational act that two people in love can commit.     

Bill Cosby

Before you were born I carried you under my heart. From the moment you arrived in this world until the moment I leave it, I will always carry you in my heart.     

Mandy Harrison

Having my baby fall asleep in my arms takes away all of my worries and stresses. A sense of complete and total peace comes over me.     

Maria Jose Ovalle

You never understand life until it grows inside of you.     

Sandra C. Kassis

A baby is an alimentary canal with a loud voice at one end a no responsibility at the other.     

Ronald Reagan