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A baby is God's opinion that life should go on.

Author: Carl Sandburg (1878-1967)

Profession: American Poet

Babies are necessary to grown-ups. A new baby is like the beginning of all things --wonder, hope, a dream of possibilities. In a world that is cutting down its trees to build highways, losing its earth to concrete... babies are almost the only remaining link with nature, with the natural world of living things from which we spring.

Author: Eda J. Le Shan (1922)

Profession: American Educator, Author

A soiled baby, with a neglected nose, cannot be conscientiously regarded as a thing of beauty.

Author: Mark Twain (1835-1910)

Profession: American Humorist, Writer

We have not all had the good fortune to be ladies. We have not all been generals, or poets, or statesmen; but when the toast works down to the babies, we stand on common ground.

Author: Mark Twain (1835-1910)

Profession: American Humorist, Writer

I don't dislike babies, though I think very young ones rather disgusting.

Author: Queen Victoria (1819-1901)

Profession: Queen of Great Britain

Since people are going to be living longer and getting older, they'll just have to learn how to be babies longer.

Author: Andy Warhol (1930)

Profession: American Artist, Filmmaker

Mark the babe not long accustomed to this breathing world; One that hath barely learned to shape a smile, though yet irrational of soul, to grasp with tiny finger -- to let fall a tear; And, as the heavy cloud of sleep dissolves, To stretch his limbs, becoming, as might seem. The outward functions of intelligent man.

Author: William Wordsworth (1770-1850)

Profession: British Poet