90 Quotes About Fertility To Bring You Hope On Your Road To Parenthood

Quotes About Fertility

Fertility is journey and there are so many factors that determine what the journey looks like for every couple.

Some journeys are easier and others are difficult and filled with disappointment and at times, sorrow.

You may just be at the beginning of the exciting road to parenthood. Or you may have been on this quest for years.

Regardless of where you are now, we have put together a collection of quotes for fertility to inspire you and hopefully bring you comfort.

90 quotes about fertility

Below are quotes about fertility:

“A goal without a plan is just a wish.” – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

“A grateful heart is a magnet for miracles.” – Jane Fuller

“A strong woman looks a challenge dead in the eye and gives it a wink.” – Gina Carey

“Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim.” – Nora Ephron

“After trying and trying, I, unfortunately, couldn’t have my babies. It was my reality. I heard about the surrogate option, and it worked out beautifully.” – Angela Bassett

“All it takes is faith and trust and a little bit of pixie dust” – Peter Pan

“And sometimes against all odds, against all logic, we still hope.” – Anonymous

“And you begin again and sometimes you lose, sometimes you win, but you begin again. Even though your heart is breaking, in time the sun will shine and you will begin again.” – Barry Manilow

“Anyone that’s been in the place of wanting another child or wanting a child knows the disappointment, the pain, and the loss that you go through trying and struggling with fertility.” – Nicole Kidman

“As I look back on my life, I realize that every time I thought I was being rejected from something good, I was actually being redirected to something better.” – Steve Maraboli

“As long as we are persistent in our pursuit of our deepest destiny, we will continue to grow. We cannot choose the day or time when we will fully bloom. It happens on its own.” – Denis Waitley

“Be strong because things will get better. It may be stormy now, but it never rains forever.” –Anonymous

“Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying ‘I will try again tomorrow.’” – Mary Anne Radmacher

“Courage is going from failure to failure without ever losing enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill

“Don’t be discouraged. It’s often the last key in the bunch that opens the lock.” – Anonymous

“Don’t expect everyone to understand your journey, especially if they’ve never had to walk your path.” – Anonymous

“Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will.” – Suzy Kassem

“Even if it has not been your habit throughout your life so far, I recommend that you learn to think positively about your body.” – Ina May Gaskin

“Even miracles take a little time.” – Fairy Godmother, Cinderella

“Faith is taking the first step, even when you don’t see the whole staircase.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Fertility says, “Can you relax and just let things happen?” I ask, does she mean, like disasters, like pain, like misery? Can I just let all that happen? “And Joy,” she says, “and Serenity, and Happiness, and Contentment.” She says all the wings of the Columbia Memorial Mausoleum. “You don’t have to control everything,” she says. “You can’t control everything.” But you can be ready for disaster. A sign goes by saying, Buckle Up. “If you worry about disaster all of the time, that’s what you are going to get,” Fertility says.” – Chuck Palahniuk

“For many men it is very difficult to accept and understand Infertility. They think only women can be infertile. They do not understand or want to understand that there may be a deficiency in men.” – Ravi Ranjan Goswami

“Forget all the reasons it won’t work and believe the one reason it will.” – Ziad K. Abdelnour

“Hang on to your hat. Hang on to your hope. And wind the clock, for tomorrow is another day.” – E.B. White

“Hope is that thing with feathers that perches in the soul and sings the tune without the words and never stops… at all.” – Emily Dickinson

“Hope is the only thing stronger than fear.” – Robert Ludlum

“I am learning to trust the journey even when I do not understand it.” – Mila Bron

“I did go through a bit of a dark time during the years I was trying to be a mom. But I’m basically a very positive person.” – Nia Vardalos

“I got some bad news today and didn’t have anyone to share it with… but I guess I gotta tell someone. To all the women out there struggling with fertility, I feel ya. The universe works in mysterious ways and sometimes it all doesn’t make sense… but I hope there’s light about to shine through all the dark clouds.” – Rebel Wilson

“I know people have tried much longer [than we have], but if there’s anyone out there who is trying and they’re just losing hope… just hang in there. Try every avenue. Try anything you can do, ’cause you’ll get there. You’ll end up with a family, and it’s so worth it.” – Jimmy Fallon

“I was taught the way of progress is neither swift nor easy.” – Marie Curie

“I’m not waiting for the stars to align… just my hormones.” – Unknown

“I’m thankful for my struggle because without it I wouldn’t have stumbled across my strength.” – Alex Elle

“Infertility is not the endpoint in the yearning to be parents.” – Margarita Martinez Meza

“Infertility is this huge emotional roller coaster. If you want in your heart more than anything to have a baby, it’s the hardest thing you will ever go through physically, emotionally, and financially.” – Cindy Margolis

“Is there anyone dearer than the children of people you love, especially when you don’t have your own?” – Lisa Unger, Under My Skin

“It always seems impossible until it’s done.” – Nelson Mandela

“It is because of hope that you suffer. It is through hope that you’ll change things.” – Maxime Lagacé

“It is because of hope that you suffer. It is through hope that you’ll change things.” – Maxime Lagace

“It’s going to be okay in the end. If it’s not okay, it’s not the end.” – Anonymous

“It’s hard to wait around for something you know might never happen; It’s even harder to give up when you know it’s everything you want.” – Anonymous

“It’s hard to wait around for something you know might never happen; It’s even hard to give up when you know it’s everything you want.” – Anonymous

“It’s the possibility that keeps me going, not the guarantee.” – Anonymous

“Just because your path is different doesn’t mean you’re lost.” – Gerard Abrams

“Learn to see the gift in adversity. By doing this you will begin to find true peace in your struggle.” – Stacey Urrutia

“Learn to trust the journey even when you don’t understand it.” – Mila Bron

“Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.” – Robert H. Schuller

Quotes About Fertility

“Life is tough, my darling, but so are you.” – Stephanie Bennett-Henry

“Listen to the mustn’ts, child. Listen to the don’ts. Listen to the shouldn’ts, the impossibles, the won’ts. Listen to the never haves, then listen close to me … Anything can happen, child. Anything can be.” – Shel Silverstein

“Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.” – Maya Angelou

“May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears.” – Nelson Mandela

“Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.” – Dale Carnegie

“Never confuse a single defeat with a final defeat.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald

“Not everyone will understand your journey. That’s fine. It’s not their journey to make sense of. It’s yours.” – Zero Dean

“Nothing is impossible, the word itself says I’m possible” – Audrey Hepburn

“She is brave and strong and broken all at once.” – Anna Funder

“Shout out to all of us fighting a battle most people don’t understand. Keep hanging in there.” – Anonymous

“Sometimes it’s hard to see the rainbow when there’s been endless days of rain.” – Christina Greer, Two-Week Wait: Motherhood Lost and Found

“Sometimes the people around you won’t understand your journey. They don’t need to. It’s not for them.” – Anonymous

“Sometimes, struggles are exactly what we need in our life. If we were to go through our life without any obstacles, we would be crippled. We would not be as strong as what we could have been. Give every opportunity a chance, leave no room for regrets.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

“Storms make trees take deeper roots.” – Dolly Parton

“Strong women aren’t simply born. They are made by the storms they walk through.” – Anonymous

“Struggling with infertility is like dealing with the five stages of grief every single month. You deny, bargain, get angry, cry and accept. Then you pick yourself back up and do it all over again.” – Unknown

“The greater the storm, the brighter the rainbow.” – Anonymous

“The longer you wait for something, the more you’ll appreciate it when you get it. Because anything worth having is definitely worth waiting for.” – Anonymous

“The struggle is part of the story.”– Anonymous

“There are definitely times when I walked out [of the doctor’s office] hysterically crying, and other times when I was like, ‘OK, everything’s looking good—it’s going to be this month!’ The waiting and waiting has been a roller coaster.” – Kim Kardashian

“There is nothing more disappointing than feeling ready and then looking down at a negative pregnancy test.” – Anonymous

“There is purpose in your season of waiting.” – Megan Smalley

“There’s no telling how many miles you have to run while chasing a dream.” – Anonymous

“We all slip somewhere near in space, but almost never cross paths. It is a beautiful, well-groomed woman standing at the counter and selling jewelry to you. It is a girl running a flower stall. It is your neighbor who greets you daily in the lift. It is a woman who works with you in an office. It is your French teacher. It is an Instagram girl who moved to live by the sea. It is the girl who sat next to you in the underground. It is a woman who just walked past you on the street. It is a relative with whom you haven’t been speaking for ten years. These infertile women are among us. This woman is me.”

Karina Savaryna

“We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

“We must let go of the life that we planned so as to accept the one that is waiting for us.” – Joseph Campbell

“We must try not to sink beneath our anguish, but battle on.” – JK Rowling

“We tried to have another child, it didn’t work, and I went into a deep clinical depression. It’s only now that I no longer count other people’s children or judge myself harshly for not providing my daughter with a sibling.” – Emma Thompson

“What feels like the end is often the beginning.” – Anonymous

“What starts out as a dream becomes a project that’s all-consuming—everywhere you look, women are pregnant, and every song on the radio seems like it’s all about being pregnant! It becomes a very frustrating, frightening place.” – Brooke Shields

“Whatever the struggle, continue the climb. It may be only one step to the summit.” – Diane Westlake

“When a woman opens up about her fertility struggles, I feel less alone, and I hope to help others in the same way.” – Virginia Williams

“When it comes to fertility, there are so may things that have to go right. In any one individual, there might be one major problem and two minor ones or no major ones and seven minor ones. Throw in another person’s physiology, and it’s complicated. I try to give people the knowledge that they can make as many changes as they want.” – Robert Greene

“When the world says, ‘Give up,’ Hope whispers, Try one more time.’” – Anonymous

“When you’re feeling your worst, that’s when you get to know yourself the best.” – Leslie Grossman

“Yesterday I dared to struggle. Today I dare to win.” – Bernadette Devlin

“You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

“You have survived 100% of your worst days. The odds are in your favor.” – Anonymous

“You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.” – Margaret Thatcher

“You were given this mountain to show others it can be moved.” – Anonymous

“You’re a fighter. Think about everything you’ve overcome. Don’t give up now.” – Olivia Benson

“Your worth is not determined by your fertility.” – Anonymous


Regardless of where you are on your fertility journey, hopefully you found at least one quote that resonated with you.

The quest to have a baby is not always the easiest and if you find yourself struggling right now, hopefully these quotes have brought you peace and hope. Feel free to share your favorite quote in the comments below.

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