“He didn’t tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it”.
– Clarence Budington Kelland
“Whoever does not have a good father should procure one.
– Friedrich Nietzsche
“One father is more than a hundred Schoolemasters.
“Father! – to God himself we cannot give a holier name”.
“The greatest gift I ever had
Came from God; I call him Dad!”
“Dad, your guiding hand on my shoulder will remain with me forever.
“The greatest thing a FATHER can do to his children, is to love their mother.”
“Honor thy father and thy mother.” — Matthew 19:19
Someday i will find my prince but my Daddy will always be my King
Fathers, be good to your daughters. You are the god and the weight of her world.
– John Mayor
“A man’s children and his garden both reflect the amount of weeding done during the growing season”.
Father! – to God himself we cannot give a holier name.
“I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father’s protection.”
— Sigmund Freud
“My father used to play with my brother and me in the yard. Mother would come out and say, “You’re tearing up the grass.” “We’re not raising grass,” Dad would reply. “We’re raising boys.“
“A father is always making his baby into a little woman. And when she is a woman he turns her back again”.
“Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father!
-Lydia M. Child
“It is not flesh and blood but the heart which makes us fathers and sons.
“My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me”.
– Jim Valvano
“I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father’s protection”.
– Sigmund Freud
“A father is a banker provided by nature”.
– French Proverb
“A father carries pictures where his money used to be”.
“Dad, you’re someone to look up to no matter how tall I’ve grown”.
Old as she was, she still missed her daddy sometimes.
“Fatherhood is pretending the present you love most is soap-on-a-rope”.
“By the time a man realizes that maybe his father was right, he usually has a son who thinks he’s wrong.”
— Charles Wadsworth
“You don’t have to deserve your mother’s love. You have to deserve your father’s. He’s more particular.” — Robert Frost
“It kills you to see them grow up. But I guess it would kill you quicker if they didn’t”.
“My father taught me to work; he did not teach me to love it.”
— Abraham Lincoln
“Making the decision to have a child is momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside your body”.
“A wise son maketh a glad father.”
— Proverbs 10:1
“Never raise your hand to your kids. It leaves your groin unprotected”.
“I don’t care how poor a man is; if he has family, he’s rich”.
“Sometimes the poorest man leaves his children the richest inheritance.”
— Ruth E. Renkel
“When a father gives to his son, both laugh; when a son gives to his father, both cry.
“It is a wise father that knows his own child.
“Dad, wherever you are, you are gone but you will never be forgotten.
“A dad is someone who
holds you when you cry,
scolds you when you break the rules,
shines with pride when you succeed,
and has faith in you even when you fail”.
“A dad is someone who
wants to keep you from making mistakes
but instead lets you find your own way,
even though his heart breaks in silence
when you get hurt”
“Over the course of my life, I have been an attorney, I’ve been a professor, I’ve been a state senator, I’ve been a U.S. senator — and I currently am serving as President of the United States. But I can say without hesitation that the most challenging, most fulfilling, most important job I will have during my time on this Earth is to be Sasha and Malia’s dad”.
– Barack Obama
“As the Father has loved me, so have I loved you”.
“It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father”.
– Pope John XXIII
“I just wish I could understand my father.