All parents of preemies need encouragement to weather the slings and arrows of premature birth. Even though the birth of any baby is a miraculous and awe-inspiring occasion, premature birth also brings enormous worry, fear, and anxiety that can last long after a family has left the NICU behind. When prematurity feels like a battle you can’t possibly, let these quotes bring you comfort and help you find the good in each and every day.
“Nothing is impossible, the word itself says, ‘I’m possible!’” -Audrey Hepburn
“You are a true warrior; every day is a precious milestone!” Alvaretta Roberts
“Always remember, you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem and smarter than you think.” -A. A. Milne
“If all you did today was breathe, remember that sometimes that is enough.”
“You never know how strong you are, until being strong is your only choice.” Bob Marley
“Anyone can give up, it’s the easiest thing in the world to do. But to hold it together when everyone else would understand if you fell apart, that’s true strength.”
“A hero isn’t always big and strong a is simply one who has the strength and courage to overcome overwhelming circumstances.”
“The delicate air inside Neonatal and Special Care Nurseries has filled the lungs of millions of parents around the world and changed their lives forever.” Julia Toivonen
“Don’t let the fear steal your joy. Even in the darkest of times — find joy.” Amy, preemie mom
“You can do the impossible because you’ve been through the unimaginable.”
” The best and strongest things in life come in small packages…”
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