Adoption Quotes:- Adoption is a process whereby a person assumes the parenting of another, usually a child, from that person’s biological or legal parent or parents, and, in so doing, permanently transfers all rights and responsibilities, along with filiation, from the biological parent or parents. Adoption is when a child grew in its mommy’s heart instead of her tummy. “ I think adoption is a blessing all around when it’s done right.

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old adoption quotes, adoption sayings, and adoption proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


List Of Famous Motivational Adoption Quotes And Sayings



Being a mother is an attitude, not a biological relation.

Robert A. Heinlein



Adoption is when a child grew in its mommy’s heart instead of her tummy.




I think adoption is a blessing all around when it’s done right.

Hugh Jackman



Do you want to do something beautiful for God? There is a person who needs you. This is your chance.

Mother Teresa



He who can reach a child’s heart can reach the world’s heart.

Rudyard Kipling



However motherhood comes to you, it’s a miracle.

Valerie Harper



Being a parent wasn’t just about bearing a child. It was about bearing witness to its life.

Jodi Picoult



After all, children are children no matter their background.

Julie Andrews



The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other’s life.

Richard Bach



Adopting any child is a walk into the unknown. It takes Faith.



Best Inspirational Adoption Quotes And Sayings



Little souls find their way to you, whether they’re from your womb or someone else’s.

Sheryl Crow



It’s important to realize that we adopt not because we are rescuers.No.We adopt because we are rescued.

David Platt



We should not be asking who this child belongs to, but who belongs to this child.

James L. Gritter



They may not have my eyes, they may not have my smile, but they have all my heart.




A child born to another woman calls me mom. The depth of the tragedy and the magnitude of the privilege are not lost on me.

Jody Landers




Families don’t have to match. You don’t have to look like someone else to love them.

Leigh Anne Tuohy



Not flesh of my flesh, nor bone of my bone, but still miraculously my own. Never forget for a single minute, you didn’t grow under my heart but in it.

Fleur Conkling Heyliger



The family is not defined by our genes, it is built and maintained through love.

Amalia G.



You don’t choose your family. They are God’s gift to you, as you are to them.

Desmond Tutu



Adoption is not the call to have the perfect, rosy family. It is the call to give love, mercy, and patience.

Hope For Orphans



Top 10 Humorous Adoption Quotes And Proverbs



Adoptive Mom? I am Mom. I need no other label or prefix.

Joanne Greco



Adoption carries the added dimension of connection not only to your own tribe but beyond, widening the scope of what constitutes love, ties, and family. It is the larger embrace.

Isabella Rossellini



There are times when the adoption process is exhausting and painful and makes you want to scream. But, I am told, so does childbirth.

Scott Simon



Every child deserves a home and love. Period.

Dave Thomas



If you have a heart for adoption don’t let fear stand in the way.

Doug Chapman



Adopting one child won’t change the world: but for that child, the world will change.




My birth mother brought me into this world, but it was my adoptive parents who gave me life.

Christina Romo



By choice, we have become a family, first in our hearts, and finally in breath and being. Great expectations are good; great experiences are better.

Richard Fischer



We look at adoption as a very sacred exchange. It was not done lightly on either side. I would dedicate my life to this child.

Jamie Lee Curtis



Adoption is not about finding children for families, it’s about finding families for children.

Joyce Maguire Pavao