70+ Good Father Quotes to Inspire Strong Families

70+ Good Father Quotes to Inspire Strong Families

70+ Good Father Quotes to Inspire Strong Families

14. “Sons have always a rebellious wish to be disillusioned by that which charmed their fathers.” – Aldous Huxley

15. “At the gambling table, there are no fathers and sons.” – Proverbs

19. “What was silent in the father speaks in the son, and often I found in the son the unveiled secret of the father.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

20. “A man never stands as tall as when he kneels to help a child.” – Knights of Pythagoras

21. “It is not flesh and blood, but heart which makes us fathers and sons.” – Johann Friedrich Von Schiller

22. ” A son needs his father at every situation he faces in present, and a father needs his son at every situation he faces for his son in past.” –Nishan Panwar

23. “For rarely are sons similar to their fathers: most are worse, and a few are better than their fathers.” – Homer

24. “You don’t raise heroes, you raise sons. And if you treat them like sons, they’ll turn out to be heroes, even if it’s just in your own eyes.” –Walter M. Schirra, Sr.

25. “We think our fathers fools, so wise we grow. Our wiser sons, no doubt will think us so.” – Alexander Pope

26. “As a father, my first priority is to help my sons set and attain personal goals so they will develop self-confidence and individual strength. Engaging in regular fitness activities with my children helps me fulfill those responsibilities.” – Alan Thicke

27. “A man knows when he is growing old because he begins to look like his father.” – Gabriel Garcia Marquez

28. “A son is not a judge of his father, but the conscience of the father is in his son.” – Simon Soloveychik

29. “Lately all my friends are worried that they’re turning into their fathers. I’m worried that I’m not.” – Dan Zevin

30. “A good father believes that he does wisely to encourage enterprise, productive skill, prudent self-denial, and judicious expenditure on the part of his son.” – William Graham Summer

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Dad Quotes From Son

31. “My father didn’t tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it. – Clarence B. Kelland

32. “The fact my relationship with my son is so good makes me forgiving of my father and also appreciative.” – Anthony Kiedis

33. “The greatest gift I ever had came from God, and I call him Dad!” – Author Unknown

34. “My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me.” – Jim Valvano

35. “Thanks Dad, for all those extraordinary lessons you taught me – without even trying.” – Author Unknown

36. “I would want my legacy to be that I was a great son, father and friend.” – Dante Hall

37. “When a father gives to his son, both laugh; when a son gives to his father, both cry.” – William Shakespeare

38. “I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father’s protection.”- Sigmund Freud

39. “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.” – Anonymous

40. “Daddies don’t just love their children every now and then, it’s a love without end amen.” – George Strait

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Daddy Sayings

41. “I love the comic opportunities that come up in the context of a father-son relationship.” – Harrison Ford

42. “Forget Batman: when I really thought about what I wanted to be when I grew up, I wanted to be my dad.” – Paul Asay

43. “You can tell what was the best year of your father’s life, because they seem to freeze that clothing style and ride it out.” – Jerry Seinfeld

44. “I’m so ugly. My father carries around a picture of the kid who came with his wallet.” – Rodney Dangerfield

45. “When you’re young, you think your dad is Superman. Then you grow up, and you realize he’s just a regular guy who wears a cape.” –Dave Attel

46. “I’ve been to war. I’ve raised twins. If I had a choice, I’d rather go to war.” – George W. Bush

47. “Even though I’m proud by dad invented the rear-view mirror, we’re not as close as we appear.” – Stewart Francis

48. My dad used to say, always fight fire with fire, which is probably why he got thrown out of the fire brigade.” – Harry Hill

49. “Me and my dad used to play tag. He’d drive.” – Rodney Dangerfield

50. “When I was a boy of 14, my father was so ignorant, I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be 21, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.” – Mark Twain

51. “Men should always change diapers. It’s a very rewarding experience. It’s mentally cleansing. It’s like washing dishes, but imagine if the dishes were your kids, so you really love the dishes.” – Chris Martin

52. “Fatherhood is great because you can ruin someone from scratch.” – John Stewart

53. “Remember: What dad really wants is a nap. Really.” – Dave Barry

54. “My father had a profound influence on me, he was a lunatic.” – Spike Milligan

55. “My father makes money the American way. He trips over stuff and sues people.” – Dominic Dierkes

56. “My father refused to spend money on me as a kid. One time I broke my arm playing football and my father tried to get a free x-ray by taking me down to the airport and making me lie down with the luggage.” – Glenn Super

57. “Never raise your hand to your kids. It leaves your groin unprotected.” – Red Buttons

58. “To be a successful father, there’s one absolute rule: when you have a kid, don’t look at it for the first two years.” – Ernest Hemingway

59. “Dad always thought laughter was the best medicine, which I guess is why several of us died of tuberculosis.” – Jack Handey

60. “There should be a children’s song, if you’re happy and you know it, keep it to yourself and let your dad sleep.” – Jim Gaffigan

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