quotations The Best Quotes About Pregnancy  

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A list of the best pregnancy quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous pregnancy quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic pregnancy quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational pregnancy quotes from that same writer.

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If men were equally at risk from this condition -- if they knew their bellies might swell as if they were suffering from end-stage cirrhosis, that they would have to go nearly a year without a stiff drink, a cigarette, or even an aspirin, that they would be subject to fainting spells and unable to fight their way onto commuter trains -- then I am sure that pregnancy would be classified as a sexually transmitted disease and abortions would be no more controversial than emergency appendectomies. Barbara Ehrenreich

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Childbearing is glorified in part because women die from it. Andrea Dworkin

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Pregnancy demonstrates the deterministic character of woman's sexuality. Every pregnant woman has body and self taken over by a chthonian force beyond her control. In the welcome pregnancy, this is a happy sacrifice. But in the unwanted one, initiated by rape or misadventure, it is a horror. Such unfortunate women look directly into nature's heart of Darkness. For a fetus is a benign tumor, a vampire who steals in order to live. The so-called miracle of birth is nature getting her own way. Camille Paglia

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Good work, Mary. We all knew you had it in you. Dorothy Parker

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I positively think that ladies who are always enceinte quite disgusting; it is more like a rabbit or guinea-pig than anything else and really it is not very nice. Queen Victoria

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Most of a modest woman's life was spent, after all, in denying what, in one day at least of every year, was made obvious. Virginia Woolf