New Baby Quotes

Quotes tagged as "new-baby" Showing 1-12 of 12
Kim Edwards
“Norah looked at her son’s tiny face, surprised, as always, by his name. he had not grown into it yet, he still wore it like a wrist band, something that might easily slip off and disappear. She had read about people – where? she could not remember this either – who refused to name their children for several weeks, feeling them to be not yet of the earth, suspended still between two worlds.”
Kim Edwards, The Memory Keeper's Daughter

Jodi Picoult
“The new father finally hangs up the phone, laughing at absolutely nothing. "Congratulations," I say, when what I really want to tell him is to pick up that baby of his and hold her tight, to set the moon on the edge of her crib and to hang her name up in stars so that she never, ever does to him what I have done to my parents.”
Jodi Picoult, My Sister's Keeper

Camilla Gibb
“The reality of this wide-eyed caramel-coloured wonder was arresting. This was the future, alive and kicking in my arms.”
Camilla Gibb, Sweetness in the Belly

Anna White
“The first night in the hospital with a snuffling baby girl, I learned that my family was not the only thing that had expanded. There was now a whole new world of opportunities for judgment and self-doubt.”
Anna White, Mended: Thoughts on Life, Love, and Leaps of Faith

Debasish Mridha
“A new baby is the beginning of a new universe—his own unique universe.”
Debasish Mridha

Debasish Mridha
“A new universe is born whenever a new baby is born.”
Debasish Mridha

“A new baby is a miraculous gift that brings great fulfilling pure joy.”
Wayne Chirisa

Mary Beth Keane
“At some point Lena realized that she could go a whole day without speaking or hearing a single human voice if she kept the TV turned off.”
Mary Beth Keane, Ask Again, Yes

Mary Beth Keane
“You take the baby out every day no matter the weather and you walk around the neighborhood for one hour... Look around at the trees, at the nice even sidewalks, wave to your neighbors and think of what a lucky girl you are, what a lucky baby she is... Francis is a good man. Repeat it to yourself again and again. Go into the shops, tell them your name and that you just moved here, everybody loves a new baby.

Lena felt the temptation to cry.”
Mary Beth Keane, Ask Again, Yes

“Dogs have owners, cats have staff, and babies have room service.”
Nanette L Avery

Laura Moffitt
“Up high in the sky,
Far and not near,
Not seen by your eye,
Nor hear by your ear...”
Laura Moffitt, The New Cloud