A collection of encouraging and empowering C-Section quotes that capture the impact and emotions of delivering via Cesarean.
The Best Quotes for C-Section Moms
Whether you are planning a C-Section or you had one when you didn’t expect to, going through major surgery to deliver your baby is a big deal.
Once you have a C-Section you automatically become a part of “the club”.
You will be bonded and welcomed to the club by all the other moms in the world who have also had C-Sections and know exactly what you are going through.
But that doesn’t mean we all had the same experience.
Every mom who delivers via cesarean has their own unique story and feelings about their individual experience.
Today we are sharing a collection of quotes that capture all of the ups, downs and emotions that go along with becoming a C-Section mom.
Our hope is that the quotes and sayings on this page will promote C-section awareness and empower moms who are planning, recovering or are still healing emotionally from their C-section experience.
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Quotes About C-Section Delivery
“Whether your baby is born vaginally or via cesarean, both require strength and courage.”
“So you say having a c-section is taking the easy way out. Is using the jaws of life the easy way to get out of a car?”
“No matter how a baby comes into the world it’s a special delivery.”
“As much as I hated having a C-Section, it didn’t really matter because my baby and I were both alive.”
“A good mother is not defined by how her baby was born. Instead it is by the love and sacrifice she shows for her children.”
“Vaginal delivery or C-Section, I don’t care. All that matters is that you’re here.”
“My toddler asked how she was born, which was via c-section, so I told her she came out of my sunroof”
“Proud member of the C-Section Moms Club.”
C Section Scar Quotes
“My C-section scar reminds me of how badly I wanted my child and is proof that I will always do anything for them.”
“My favorite scar is the one that saved my baby’s life.”
“How would I describe my C-Section scar? Worth it.”
“Never be ashamed of the scars life has left you with. A scar means the hurt is over, the wound is closed, you endured the pain and have healed.”
“C-Section moms are the bravest moms. How else would you describe someone who is willing to be cut open, left with a scar and caring for an infant while recovering from major surgery?” -Lauren Tingley
“Your C-Section scar is just the first of many sacrifices you will be willing to make for your child throughout their lifetime.”
“Your C-Section scar is proof that you will do anything for your child.”
“My baby’s life was worth the scar.”
Positive C Section Quotes
“Motherhood is so much more than the day your child was born. Your birth experience does not define you; giving birth is not the end game.” – Ashlee Gadd
“Sometimes I feel insecure about myself. Then I remember that I agreed to be cut open to deliver my baby and realize that I am actually pretty freaking awesome!”
“No two moms are the same. Some moms plan to have C-Sections and don’t give it a second thought. Some moms end up with C-Sections they hoped to avoid and feel sad about that. Both moms deserve to be supported and encouraged no matter how they feel.”
I’m a proud C-section mom, why wouldn’t I be? Look at the end result.”
“Caring for a baby after going through a C-Section isn’t easy, but it’s worth it.”
Unplanned C-Section Quotes
“I never planned on having a c-section, my only plan was to deliver a healthy baby no matter what it took.” -Lauren Tingley
“It’s ok to be sad about your unplanned C-Section, but don’t let that moment steal the joy from the moment you became a mother.”
“An unplanned C-Section is the first of a series of lessons about your new life as a parent. You are no longer in control, not everything will go as planned, but you will do whatever you can to keep your children safe and healthy.”
“It’s ok to mourn your hopes for a vaginal birth. Don’t let anyone tell you that your feelings of loss are not valid just because they don’t understand.”
“I did not want to have a C-Section. But whenever I feel sad about missing out on the experience of delivering my baby, I consider the alternative and I am thankful.”
“Sadness after unplanned C-Section is a real thing and we should talk about that more.”
“If a mom is upset over her unplanned C-Section, don’t tell her all that matters is that she has a healthy baby. Her feelings and emotions are real and they matter too.That doesn’t mean she isn’t thankful”
“A C-Section may not have been what I wanted, but it was what my baby needed.”
“I spent weeks carefully crafting the perfect birth plan. Turns out that was a waste of time.”
There you have it mama! Wise words of encouragement for C-Section Moms with a healthy dose of perspective and honesty thrown in. If you connected with any of these quotes we would love for you to share it with others.