40 Teen Pregnancy Quotes and Sayings to Empower You

A pregnancy in a woman aged 19 or younger is referred to as a “Teen Pregnancy.”

This condition often draws attention because of the physical, emotional, and social issues it may provide for the expecting woman, her child and their families.

One major worry with adolescent pregnancies is the increased chance of developing health problems such as high blood pressure and obesity.

Pregnancies in teens are often connected with an increased risk of medical issues for both the mother and the child.

Due to a lack of understanding, resources, or support, teen moms may struggle to satisfy their own nutritional demands as well as those of their developing infant.


Teen pregnancy could have long-term socioeconomic implications for both the mother and the kid.

Teen pregnancy could raise expecting moms’ stress, worry and sadness.

Best Teen Pregnancy Quotes


Teen pregnancy can ruin your life. ~ Unknown.

Teenagers are too young to be having children. ~ Unknown.

Children need fathers as well as mothers. ~ Unknown.

We must begin to shift the emphasis of teen-age pregnancy to teen-age boys. ~ Gloria Steinem.

Teens are getting the message that teen pregnancy is a one-way ticket, not just to a dream deferred, but to the ending of a dream. ~ Unknown.

If pregnancy were a book they would cut the last two chapters. ~ Nora Ephron.


Young people often do not know what they’re getting into when they have pre-marital sex. ~ Unknown.

Hollywood has glorified adult premarital sex, and that is unhelpful if your goal is to reduce teen pregnancy and out-of-wedlock births. ~ Joe Lieberman.

A misunderstanding of the Laws of the Universe is at the heart of this conversation as the people of your society wage wars against the things they do not want: war against terror, war against AIDS, war against teenage pregnancy, war against violence, war against cancer – and every one of those things is getting bigger because attention to unwanted creates more unwanted. ~ Esther Hicks.

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Famous Teen Pregnancy Quotes

Teenagers who openly communicate with their parents are less likely to become teenage parents. ~ Unknown.


Teenagers haven’t done enough in their lives to be having children. ~ Unknown.

At the birth of her first child, a woman becomes a mother, something totally different from what she was just months before. ~ Unknown.

Being a parent isn’t always easy but there are options out there to help teenagers who are pregnant. ~ Unknown.

It’s amazing, the mentality shift that occurs in pregnancy. All of a sudden you want to be good to yourself. ~ Elisabeth Hasslebeck.

I am not finding pregnancy much of a joy. I am afraid of childbirth, but I am afraid I can’t find a way of avoiding it. ~ Brigitte Bardot.

We expect teachers to handle teenage pregnancy, substance abuse, and the failings of the family. Then we expect them to educate our children. ~ John Sculley.

Top Teen Pregnancy Quotes

Just saying no prevents teenage pregnancy the way ‘Have a nice day’ cures chronic depression. ~ Faye Wattleton.


Don’t make love without a glove. ~ Unknown.

If adolescent pregnancy prevention is to become a priority, then our strategy, as advocates, must contain two key elements: civic engagement and education. ~ Jane Fonda.

Most people, almost everyone knows of a teen mom. Teen pregnancy rates are growing, and we need to bring awareness to that. ~ Madisen Beaty.

The argument that making contraceptives available to young people would prevent teen pregnancies is ridiculous. That’s like offering a cookbook as a cure to people who are trying to lose weight. ~ Jerry Falwell.


Pregnancy is getting company inside one’s skin. ~ Maggie Scarf.

As the most religious country of the 18 surveyed, the U.S. also comes in with the highest rates for teen pregnancy and for gonorrhea and syphilis. ~ Gwynne Dyer.

In general, higher rates of belief in and worship of a creator correlate with higher rates of homicide, juvenile and early adult mortality, STD infection rates, teen pregnancy, and abortion. ~ Gregory S. Paul.

The thing that’s nice about pregnancy is that in the end, you have a baby. ~ Ann Romney.

I think if we were going to worry about teen pregnancy being glamorized, we should worry about shows like ‘Teen Mom’. If people are going to want to have children at a young age because they see it on TV, I think that depends on the type of person you’re dealing with. ~ Chelsea Kane.


Sexual education can prevent teenage pregnancy. ~ Unknown.

Being a young mom means we met a little early. But it also means I get to love you a little longer. Some people said my life ended when I had a baby, but my life had just begun. You didn’t take away from my future. You gave me a new one. ~ Unknown.

The hideous thing is this: I want to forgive him. Even after everything, I do. A baby before my 17th birthday and a future as lonely as the surface of the moon and still the sight of him feels like a homecoming, like a song I used to know but somehow forgot. ~ Katie Cotugno.

Some grandparents are not even thirty years old. ~ Mokokoma Mokhonoana.

Thought-Provoking Teen Pregnancy Quotes

It’s about time we make the well-being of our young people more important than ideology and politics. As a country, we benefit from investing in their future by investing in teen pregnancy prevention. ~ Jane Fonda.


Reducing teen pregnancy and birth is one of the most effective ways of reducing child poverty in the country. ~ Jordan Brown.

It is not simply foolish or impractical for women and men to make babies they cannot support emotionally and financially. ~ Unknown.

I’m so fascinated by the concept of teen pregnancy for some reason. Not that I condone it or promote it, but it’s just a very real thing in our country and culture. ~ Leven Rambin.

Profound Teenage Pregnancy Quotes

I hope that teen moms realize that their path to success still exists, and the only way to achieve it is to make the decision to go after it. ~ Alicia T. Bowens.


It’s hard to raise a child when you’re still a child. ~ Unknown.

A wanted pregnancy as much as a dreaded pregnancy can play differently than all one’s previous imaginings. ~ Susie Orbach.

Teens haven’t developed well enough in themselves to have the responsibility of raising another life. ~ Unknown.

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So these were the 40 top quotes about Teen Pregnancy.

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