When you first become a parent, you will find that some days may become rather overwhelming. (Let's be honest. MANY days will be overwhelming.) While we are busy taking care of the home, our children, and possibly still working; we are also expected to put ourselves together so that we can be (at least somewhat) presentable. It can become rather tiring on a day-to-day basis, so it is sometimes important to let yourself relax a bit. Whether it involves taking a little time out and enjoying a long hot bath, all the way to browsing online for the newest fashion trend for children. We have compiled a small list of heart warming, fun, and uplifting quotes that have helped us through even our most stressful of days.
People who say they sleep like a baby usually don’t have one.
- Leo J. Burke.
There is no finer investment for any community than putting milk into babies
Making the decision to have a child- it’s momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking outside your body.
A new baby is like the beginning of all things wonder, hope, a dream of possibilities.
- Eda J. Le Shan
When the first baby laughed for the first time, the laugh broke into a thousand pieces and they all went skipping about; and that was the beginning of fairies. And now when every new baby is born its first laugh becomes a fairy. So there ought to be.
- James Matthew Barrie
Diaper backward spells repaid. Think about it.
If one feels the need of something grand, something infinite, something that makes one feel aware of god, one need not go far to find it. 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 it’s cradle.
- Vincent Van Gogh
A baby will make love stronger, days shorter, nights longer, bankroll smaller, home happier, clothes shabbier, the past forgotten, and the future worth living for.
- Unknown Author
Babies are such a nice way to start people.
- Don Herrold
Families with babies, and families without babies are sorry for each other.
- Ed Howe
It sometimes happens, even in the best of families, that a baby is born. This is not necessarily cause for alarm. The important thing is to keep your wits about you and borrow some money.
-Elinor Goulding Smith
The worst feature of a new baby is its mother’s singing.
- Kin Hubbard
There is a sanctity involved with bringing a child into this world, it is better than bombing one out of it.
- James Baldwin
My friend has a baby, I am recording all the noises he makes so I can later ask him what he meant.
Having a child is surely the most beautifully irrational act that two people in love can commit.
- Bill Cosby
A baby is born with a need to be loved, and never outgrows it.
- Frank A Clark
Babies are always more trouble than you thought, and more wonderful.
- Charles Osgood
Having a baby changes the way you view your in-laws, I love it when they come to visit now. They can hold the baby, and I can go out
- Matthew Broderick
Children reinvent your world for you.
- Susan Sarandon