Creating a family is not without stress or emotions. There are many ups and downs, good days and bad. The same goes for gestational surrogacy. Each and every journey is unique and tells a different story. Some may encounter more emotional hurdles than others. Yet, overall, the journey to family through surrogacy is beautiful. Inspiring. A true example of family and commitment.
Intended parents inspire with their unwavering dedication and perseverance, while gestational carriers touch our hearts through their selflessness and passion for making others happy. For their benevolent wish to make a parent’s dream come true.
Virginia Frank wants to share some inspirational quotes about surrogacy to encourage and inspire others, and to help capture the feelings within the wonderful bond of gestational surrogacy.
“The greatest good is what we do for one another.”
~ Mother Teresa
“You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.” ~ John Bunyan
“If you have the power to make someone happy, do it…the world needs more of that.”
~ Germany Kent
“There is nothing more beautiful than someone who goes out of their way to make life beautiful for others.”
~ Mandy Hale
“To the world you may be one person but to one person you may be the world.”
~ Dr. Seuss
For Intended Parents:
“Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.”
~ Robert H. Schuller
“As I look back on my life, I realize that every time I thought I was being rejected from something good, I was actually being redirected to something better.”
~ Dr. Steve Maraboli
“Life has a funny way of working out just when you start believing it never will.”
“Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations.”
~ Zig Ziglar
“Great things happen to those who don't stop believing, trying, learning, and being grateful.”
~ Roy T. Bennett
“If something is important enough, even if the odds are against you, you should still do it.”
~ Elon Musk
“The key to realizing a dream is to focus not on success but significance, and then even the small steps and little victories along your path will take on greater meaning.”
~ Oprah Winfrey
“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
“Little souls find their way to you, whether they’re from your womb or someone else’s.”
~ Sheryl Crow
About the Author
Rachel Robertson is a published journalist, book editor, certified Publishing Specialist, and aspiring novelist. She graduated from Central Washington University (CWU) in March 2011, having found her writing voice within the Creative Nonfiction genre and grew to work as a freelance book editor for small presses all across the United States.
In June 2018, she embarked on an internship with Virginia Frank and came on board with Adoption Choices Inc., Not for Profit 501(c)(3), in December 2018. Between her mutual passion with adoption and surrogacy, and her own personal history as an adoptee, Rachel is excited to research and share topics each week that will spread awareness and better serve the faithful patrons of Virginia Frank.
When Rachel isn’t haunting her local Starbucks or Barnes and Noble, she’s avidly pouring over her Writer’s Digest subscription or cozying up with a cup of tea and a book. She currently resides in the beautiful Pacific Northwest with her beloved wife and Border Collie.