Birth Quotes

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Each day is a little life: every waking and rising a little birth, every fresh morning a little youth, every going to rest and sleep a little death.

Arthur Schopenhauer

You need chaos in your soul to give birth to a dancing star.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Somewhere on this globe, every ten seconds, there is a woman giving birth to a child. She must be found and stopped.

Sam Levenson

We are celebrating the feast of the Eternal Birth which God the Father has borne and never ceases to bear in all eternity... But if it takes not place in me, what avails it? Everything lies in this, that it should take place in me.

Meister Eckhart

I was born in Manhattan on West 12th. My parents were kind of hippies and they did a home birth.

Ethan Suplee

Giving birth is like taking your lower lip and forcing it over your head.

Carole Burnett

Truth never comes into the world but like a bastard, to the ignominy of him that brought her birth.

John Milton

The truth is that from birth on we are, to one extent or another, a fairly sensual species.

Jock Sturges

I don't think Christians should use birth control. You consummate your marriage as often as you like and if you have babies, you have babies.

Randall Terry

Prevention of birth is a precipitation of murder.

Tertullian

Nature seems at each man's birth to have marked out the bounds of his virtues and vices, and to have determined how good or how wicked that man shall be capable of being.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

We are not born all at once, but by bits. The body first, and the spirit later; and the birth and growth of the spirit, in those who are attentive to their own inner life, are slow and exceedingly painful.

Mary Antin

One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Unless we do things in this country to slow down our population, slow down our birth control, provide better water for people, provide power for people, we're gonna find out that the next wars are not going to be fought over diamonds, gold and political things.

Evel Knievel

In Goddess religion death is not feared, but is understood to be a part of life, followed by birth and renewal.

Carol P. Christ

We should weep for men at their birth, not at their death.

Charles de Montesquieu

Since the day of my birth, my death began its walk. It is walking toward me, without hurrying.

Jean Cocteau

The confidence which we have in ourselves gives birth to much of that which we have in others.

Francois De La Rochefoucauld

An idea's birth is legitimate if one has the feeling that one is catching oneself plagiarizing oneself.

Karl Kraus

When a woman gives birth to a child, the child needs to be able to digest the mother's milk; but when this child is old enough to begin to eat other foods, there is some switching off of this ability to consume milk.

Marvin Harris
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