When I was 17, my father was so stupid, I didn’t want to be seen with him in public. When I was 24, I was amazed at how much the old man had learned in just 7 years.
– Mark Twain
Being a great father is like shaving. No matter how good you shaved today, you have to do it again tomorrow.
The loss of my father will always sting. But now, everything that I do is in honor of him and celebrates his life.
– Adrienne C. Moore
A father is neither an anchor to hold us back nor a sail to take us there but a guiding light whose love shows us the way.
I love to wear my daddy’s shoes though my feet are small, when they are in my daddy’s shoes, I feel 10 feet tall. Someday I’ll grow to fill them, I only hope to be, as fine a man and great a dad as my daddy is to me.
I think a father is someone, Who loves unconditionally, There is no perfect formula, To who a father can be.
– Julie Hebert
A good father is one of the most unsung, unpraised, unnoticed, and yet one of the most valuable assets in our society.
– Billy Graham
He was a father. That’s what a father does. Eases the burdens of those he loves. Saves the ones he loves from painful last images that might endure for a lifetime.
– George Saunders
A truly rich man is one whose children run into his arms when his hands are empty.
– Ziad K. Abdelnour
Anyone who tells you fatherhood is the greatest thing that can happen to you, they are understating it.
– Mike Myers
My father taught me a good lesson: Don’t get too low when things go wrong. And don’t get too high when things are good.
– Robert Parish
It is admirable for a man to take his son fishing, but there is a special place in heaven for the father who takes his daughter shopping.
– John Sinor
There’s nothing more life-changing than fatherhood.
– Brad Pitt
Whenever I fail as a father or husband… a toy and a diamond always works.
– Shah Rukh Khan
The innermost secrets you should confide to your mother and your fears to your father. I have neither, so I end up confiding it to my acting.
– Shah Rukh Khan
Father is the one whom you can trust with closed eyes, who gives her daughter strength to fight with the world.
Father (first love) gives her daughter the qualities to find in her 2nd love. But when a dad breaks her daughter’s trust, your will to fight with the world, to live, to trust others, everything breaks down.
Those we love don’t go away they walk beside us everyday….
Unseen, unheard, but always near.
Still missed & very dear,
Love you dad.
For me the name of father was another name for love.
The greatest gift, I have ever had come from Jesus, I call him papa.
Heroes are never there and never will be. But you always have a guy who is no less than a hero that is your dad.
My life is like a book. And this book is written by my father.
He is the only one person in my life who is always.
And the most important thing is that he always stands with me in every good or bad situation.
I know. You are always with me.
You are present in my mind, in my heart, everywhere. You are present.
But. Still I miss you. I miss you a lot. Papa.
One of the greatest titles in the world is parent, and one of the biggest blessings in the world is to have parents to call mom and dad.
– Jim DeMint
Father is a man who struggles his whole life just for his children’s happiness. He is my inspiration, my strength, my happiness, my everything. He is my father.
If a country is to be corruption free and become a nation of beautiful minds, I strongly feel there are three key societal members who can make a difference. They are the father, the mother and the teacher.
– A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
Dad’s favorite sayings
10) When I was your age…
9) A little bit of dirt never hurt anyone.
8) Go ask your mother.
7) Were you raised in barn?
6) You don’t know what hard work is.
5) It builds character.
4) Don’t make me stop this car!
3) You’re grounder till you’re thirty.
2) Money doesn’t grow on trees.
1) Because I said so.
Watching a peaceful death of a human being reminds us of a falling star; one of a million lights in a vast sky that flares up for a brief moment only to disappear into the endless night forever. God bless your soul my father. !
Being a father
My feeling of responsibility for the safety and well being of my children is so strong, (perhaps pathologically so) that should an asteroid threaten to wipe out all life on earth, I would still hold myself responsible for their fate.
– Boghos L. Artinian
Whether you fall or fail, whether you cry or sob, all you can look forward to is that your dad believes in you. He picks you up, brushes you off, and lets you try again.