23 Quotes for Father’s Day


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A truly rich man is one whose children run into his arms when his hands are empty. –Unknown

It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father. -Pope John XXIII

I’ve had a hard life, but my hardships are nothing against the hardships that my father went through in order to get me to where I started. -Bartrand Hubbard

Dad taught me everything I know. Unfortunately, he didn’t teach me everything he knows. -Al Unser

It doesn’t matter who my father was; it matters who I remember he was. -Anne Sexton

A man’s children and his garden both reflect the amount of weeding done during the growing season. –Unknown

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

My father taught me to work; he did not teach me to love it. – Abraham Lincoln

By the time a man realizes that maybe his father was right, he usually has a son who thinks he’s wrong. -Charles Wadsworth

A good father is one of the most unsung, unpraised, unnoticed, and yet one of the most valuable assets in our society. -Billy Graham

The greatest thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother. –Unknown

It is a wise father that knows his own child. -Shakespeare

You don’t have to deserve your mother’s love. You have to deserve your father’s. He’s more particular. -Robert Frost

A father is a banker provided by nature. -French Proverb

Any fool can be a Father, but it takes a real man to be a daddy. -Philip Whitmore

My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me. -Jim Valvano

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

Having children is like living in a frat house – nobody sleeps, everything’s broken, and there’s a lot of throwing up. –Ray Romano

My father didn’t tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it.
-Clarence Budington Kelland

A man never stands as tall as when he kneels to help a child. -Knights of Pythagoras

Honor thy father and thy mother. -Exodus 20:12

You know, fathers just have a way of putting everything together. -Erika Cosby

Sometimes the poorest man leaves his children the richest inheritance. -Ruth E. Renkel



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