The infertility road can be a lonely one. Keep in mind while you feel lonely now, you won’t feel like this forever. There are people who have walked the road before you and who will walk behind you. Trying to conceive is an emotional journey. Feelings of anger, frustration, hurt, and jealousy can rear it’s head at any time. Sometimes you may feel all of these emotions at once. These turbulent feelings are compounded by miscarriage or miscarriages. I’ve been through it too and these infertility quotes have provided me solace when I needed it. There are also comforting quotes to help you cope with the inevitable grief that comes each month when you so desperately want to conceive. I hope you find some hope in these quotes for infertility.
Comforting Quotes for Women Struggling to Conceive
“Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.” ~ Robert H. Schuller
“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
“It always seems impossible until it’s done.” ~Nelson Mandela
“It’s going to be okay in the end. If it’s not okay, it’s not the end.” ~Anonymous
“We must try not to sink beneath our anguish, but battle on.” ~JK Rowling
“When the world says, ‘Give up,’ Hope whispers, ‘Try one more time.'” ~Anonymous
“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
“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
“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
“Don’t be discouraged. It’s often the last key in the bunch that opens the lock.” ~Anonymous
Why I turned to comforting quotes to give me hope.
I have two beautiful, wonderful kids. My husband and I were married for over seven years before we conceived our first child. I miscarried in 2013 and we have not succeeded in conceiving again, though we’ve always wanted at least 4 children. I have looked to these quotes for peace and comfort. I don’t know how many times I have just gone to Pinterest to just look for quotes to help my emotions. Here are some tips that I’ve picked up along the way to help deal with infertility.
- Talk to someone: I’ve always found it helpful being able to talk to someone, even if they are just online or on Facebook. Sometimes grief comes over you when you least expect it and you just need someone to talk to.
- Journal your feelings: This is something I do often as well. Writing down how I feel has always been a way for me to cope with my feelings.
What is a quote you have used to help you through trying to conceive?
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My friend Becky of Your Modern Family is one of the authors of Blessings Through Raindrops which is a book that can help you through the darkest of times following your miscarriage.