Happy Fathers Day God Quotes by Jake Gyllenhaal, Wade Boggs, Harmon Killebrew, Confucius, David Gottesman, George Herbert and many others.
Dad, I may not be the best, but I come to believe that I got it in me to be somebody in this world. And it’s not because I’m so different from you either. It’s because I’m the same. I mean, I can be just as hard-headed, and just as tough. I only hope I can be as good a man as you.
Anyone can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a dad, and that’s why I call you dad, because you are so special to me. You taught me the game and you taught me how to play it right.
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.’
Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.
Fathers, like mothers, are not born. Men grow into fathers and fathering is a very important stage in their development.
One father is enough to govern one hundred sons, but not a hundred sons one father.
Sons have always a rebellious wish to be disillusioned by that which charmed their fathers.
I imagine God to be like my father. My father was always the voice of certainty in my life. Certainty in the wisdom, certainty in the path, certainty always in God. For me God is certainty in everything. Certainty that everything is good and everything is God.
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.
It would seem that something which means poverty, disorder and violence every single day should be avoided entirely, but the desire to beget children is a natural urge.
A man’s desire for a son is usually nothing but the wish to duplicate himself in order that such a remarkable pattern may not be lost to the world.
And he that is taught to live upon little, owes more to his father’s wisdom, than he that has a great deal left him, does to his father’s care.
To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter.
There will always be a few people who have the courage to love what is untamed inside us. One of those men is my father.
There should be a children’s song: ‘If you’re happy and you know it, keep it to yourself and let your dad sleep’.
I watched a small man with thick calluses on both hands work 15 and 16 hours a day. I saw him once literally bleed from the bottoms of his feet, a man who came here uneducated, alone, unable to speak the language, who taught me all I needed to know about faith and hard work by the simple eloquence of his example.
You don’t have to deserve your mother’s love. You have to deserve your father’s.