Our Doula's Favorite Quotes
Updated: Jul 1
"Each soul is born with a purpose. It is our obligation to fulfill this purpose and make a positive impact on the world."
"In the sheltered simplicity of the first days after a baby is born, one sees again the magical closed circle, the miraculous sense of two people existing only for each other, the tranquil sky reflected on the face of the mother nursing her child." ~Anne Morrow Lindbergh in Gift of the Sea
“Parenting…Strip it down and what do you have? A relationship with a unique, little person God entrusted to you to nurture, love & raise” – M. Jacobson "As Americans, we are under the impression that new moms are 'Superwomen' & can return to life as it was before baby. We must remember to celebrate this new mother and emulate the other cultures that honor new mothers by caring for them, supporting them, & placing value on the magnificent transformation she is going through. This is the greatest gift we can give to new mothers & newborns." ~D. Burns “I have carried a child within my body. I have comforted a baby upon my chest. My body is not magazine perfect, but when I look in the mirror I see a mother, and there is no greater honor or blessing" ~Agnes Steele "Laughter is one of the best medicines around for relieving stress and for creating a more healthy spirit. And, one of the greatest aspects is that it is totally free and can be done by anyone." ~Byron Pulsifer
“A baby will make love stronger, days shorter, nights longer, home happier, bank balances smaller and the future truly worth living for.” -unknown
“If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.” ~Brian Tracy "God could not be everywhere, so he created mothers." -Jewish proverb "A baby is born with a need to be loved - and never outgrows it." ~Frank A. Clark "Whatever you vividly imagine, ardently desire, sincerely believe, and enthusiastically act upon must inevitably come to pass! ~Paul J. Meyer "Doing what you love is the cornerstone of having abundance in your life". ~Wayne Dyer "I brought children into this dark world because it needed the light that only a child can bring". ~Liz Armbruster "Happiness comes when your work and words are of benefit to yourself and others." ~Buddha