Happy First Fathers Day Quotes by Chelsea Clinton, Steve Young, Dinah Maria Murlock Craik, Samuel Johnson, Jake Gyllenhaal, Euripides and many others.
He has always provided me a safe place to land and a hard place from which to launch.
My dad, like any coach, has always stressed the fundamentals. He taught me responsibility, accountability, and the importance of hard work.
Keep what is worth keeping and with the breath of kindness blow the rest away.
There must always be a struggle between a father and son, while one aims at power and the other at independence.
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.
To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter.
I have never been a material girl. My father always told me never to love anything that cannot love you back.
When Charles first saw our child Mary, he said all the proper things for a new father. He looked upon the poor little red thing and blurted, “She’s more beautiful than the Brooklyn Bridge.”
Friendship is the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person, having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words.
My father always used to say that when you die, if you’ve got five real friends, then you’ve had a great life.
A man knows when he is growing old because he begins to look like his father.
You don’t have to deserve your mother’s love. You have to deserve your father’s.
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.
Be kind to thy father, for when thou were young, who loved thee so fondly as he? He caught the first accents that fell from thy tongue, and joined in thy innocent glee.
One father is enough to govern one hundred sons, but not a hundred sons one father.
Fathers, like mothers, are not born. Men grow into fathers and fathering is a very important stage in their development.
The father who does not teach his son his duties is equally guilty with the son who neglects them.