This collection of adoption quotes, adoption poems and adoption sayings will help you write and pimp up your
These messages on adopting are also great as a wall art / wall decoration in an adopted baby's nursery.
Some of these sayings also go well for forster families and children in forster care.
In addition, at the bottom of the page you'll find some unique gift ideas for adopted babies and children.
Bound by love. Joined by hearts. Sent from heaven. A gift from God.
You may not have my eyes or smile but from that very first moment you had my heart.
Adoption is when a child grows in his mommy's heart instead of her tummy.
Adoption spells: Amazed. Delighted. Overjoyed. Proud. Tickled. In 7th heaven. On Cloud Nine. Never Happier!
However motherhood comes to you, it's a miracle! (Valerie Harper)
Parenthood requires love. Not DNA!
I didn't give you the gift of life. Life gave me the gift of you.
Biology is the least of what someone makes a mother. (Oprah Winfrey)
Adoption is: Love. Commitment. Courage. Family. Charity. Adventure. Happiness. A wonderful experience. And so much more!
A child born to another woman calls me mommy. The magnitude of that tragedy and the depth of that privilege are not lost on me. (Jody Landers)
God knew that it doesn't matter how your children get to your family. It just matters that they get there! (Kira Mortenson)
Every kid is one caring adult away from being a success story. (Josh Shipp)
This baby is chosen, she (replace by he if it's a baby boy) is wanted, she is cherished, she grows in your hearts, she is the missing piece, she is loved, she is adopted.
Wanted - Chosen - Adopted - Loved.
Adoption helps put love back into a child's life.
Adoption is just as beautiful, just as wonderful, and just as amazing as having a child any other way.
This baby wasn't expected, he/she was selected!
Some things are absolutely worth the wait.
Adopting a child won't change the world but for this one child and couple the world will change.
The adoption took time. - The love arrived instantly.
Not flesh of my flesh. Nor bone of my bone. But still miraculously my own. Never forget for a single minute, you did not grow under my heart but in it.
Adoption. Born in your hearts. United by love.
We adopt not because we are rescuers but we are the rescued.
Adoption is not a birthmother's rejection but an unconditional love that inspires her to put herself last and do all she can for her baby.
I will not leave you as orphans. I will come to you. (John 14:18)
For this child I have prayed and the Lord has given me my petition which I asked of him. (Samuel 1:27)
Gotcha Day: Children are a gift from the Lord. This is a day the Lord has made. We will rejoice and be glad in it. (Psalm 127:3, 118:24)
I may not have carried you for 9 months but I will spent the rest of my life loving you, protecting you and doing whatever I need to make you happy.
You have never really lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.
There are no unwanted children. Just unfound families. (National Adoption Center)
Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother. (Oprah Winfrey)
Adoption: when your family tree becomes an orchard.
If the standard route for creating a family had worked for me, I wouldn't have met this child. I needed to know her. I needed to be her mother. She is, in every way, my daughter. (Nia Vardalos)
Do you know any more inspirational adoption quotes to complete my list? Feel free to leave a comment in the box at the bottom of this page.
Do you wonder what to write in an adoption congratulations card? Why don't you write what you'd write for a biological baby, too and then add an appropriate adoption quote?
Here's a sample message: "Congratulations and a very warm welcome to (name of adopted baby / child). May your new family be blessed with good health, love and laughter."
Here you'll find many more sample messages for your adopted baby congratulations cards.
As mentioned above, complete your wishes by adding one of the adoption quotes from this page. You can also use the quote for your cover text. Sometimes you might need to adjust the 'I form' into the 'you form' to make it work.
I have a few cute and thoughtful ideas if you want to give the adopting family a gift. If the family has adopted a baby you can gift basically everything you'd gift for a biological child, too. Such as care products, a diaper cake, a baby blanket, a cuddly toy or other baby items. Simply browse my website's other pages to see lots of practical, cute and unique ideas. The sitemap will help you to find your way.
But there are also some really unique gifts especially for families which have adopted, some of which I am presenting you here:
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