It’s a boy! Prince Harry welcomed his first child with Meghan Markle on Monday, May 6 — making him a dad for the first time. He has, of course, been thinking about fatherhood as he has mentioned it numerous times and we have the quotes to prove it!

Ahead of the birth, it seemed like the Duchess of Sussex, 37, was all about Harry, 34, being a father. “He’s going to be the best dad,” the former Suits actress reportedly said while at the Endeavour Fund Awards on February 7. During the event, Harry was apparently heard saying, “There’s a heavy baby in there!” That’s just one comment the duke has made throughout Meghan’s pregnancy journey.

Scroll on down below to read Harry’s best quotes about becoming a dad!