Quotes about Dad
dad are perfect ways to celebrate Father's Day. There are many
quotes about fathers that
can express your feelings for that
special man who has influenced your life in so many ways.
On Father's Day, families honor dad for his love and support and for
teaching children what is really important in life. These Father's Day
quotations and sayings can serve as inspiration when you need to
say the right words to dad.
greatest gift I ever had
Came from God;
I call him Dad!
father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person; he
-- Jim Valvano
a father gives to
his son, both laugh; when a son gives to his father, both cry.
-- Jewish Proverb
night a father overheard his son pray:
Dear God, Make me the kind of man my Daddy is.
Later that night, the father prayed,
Dear God, Make me the kind of man my son wants me to be."
Any man can be a
father. It takes someone special to be a dad.
profession I am a soldier and take pride in that fact.
But I am prouder -- infinitely prouder -- to be a father.
soldier destroys in order to build;
father only builds, never destroys.
-- Douglas Macarthur
When I was a boy of fourteen,
my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man
around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at
how much he
had learned in seven years.
-- Mark Twain
Sometimes the poorest man
leaves his children the richest inheritance.
-- Ruth E. Renkel
A truly rich man is one whose
children run into his arms when his hands are empty.
-- Author Unknown
Love and fear.
Everything the father of a family says must inspire one or the other.
Parents can tell but never
teach, unless they practice what they preach.
-- Arnold Glasow
father taught me to
work; he did not teach me to love it.
-- Abraham Lincoln
A man knows he is growing old
because he begins to look like his father."
-- Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Good parents give their
children Roots and Wings. Roots to know where home is, wings to fly
exercise what's been taught them.
-- Jonas Salk
One father is more than a
hundred school masters.
told me that there are two kinds of people: those who work and those
the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was less
father never has a good
the father comes honor;
from the mother, comfort.
father, like son
the time a man
realizes that maybe his father was right, he usually has a son who
-- Charles Wadsworth
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