Being a Dad Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Anne Geddes” float=”none” width=”100%”]Any man can be a father. It really does take someone extra special to be a dad![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anonymous” float=”none” width=”100%”]A truly rich man is one whose children run into his arms when his hands are empty.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anonymous” float=”none” width=”100%”]Anyone can be a father but it takes someone special to be a dad.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Antoine Francois Prevost” float=”none” width=”100%”]The heart of a father is the masterpiece of nature.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Aristotle” float=”none” width=”100%”]Being a father is the most rewarding thing a man whose career has plateaued can do.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bertrand Russell” float=”none” width=”100%”]The place of the father in the modern suburban family is a very small one, particularly if he plays golf.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bill Cosby” float=”none” width=”100%”]Fatherhood is pretending the present you love most is soap on a rope.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Billy Graham” float=”none” width=”100%”]A good father is one of the most unsung, unpraised, unnoticed, and yet one of the most valuable assets in our society.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Catherine Pulsifer” float=”none” width=”100%”]Fathers provide not only support but also encouragement.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charles Wadsworth” float=”none” width=”100%”]By the time a man realizes that maybe his father was right, he usually has a son who thinks he’s wrong.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Colin Adams” float=”none” width=”100%”]Being a father is about adaptation and about making the most of the opportunities that are given to you.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Confucius” float=”none” width=”100%”]The father who does not teach his son his duties is equally guilty with the son who neglects them.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dan Pearce” float=”none” width=”100%”]The greatest mark of a father is how he treats his children when no one is looking.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Derek Polen” float=”none” width=”100%”]Being a father truly is a blessing and a role not to be taken for granted.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Elisabeth Elliot” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you take being a father seriously, you’ll know that you’re not big enough for the job, not by yourself. Being a father will put you on your knees if nothing else ever did.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Émile Gaboriau” float=”none” width=”100%”]A father is the one friend upon whom we can always rely. In the hour of need, when all else fails, we remember him upon whose knees we sat when children, and who soothed our sorrows; and even though he may be unable to assist us, his mere presence serves to comfort and strengthen us.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Enid Bagnold” float=”none” width=”100%”]A father is always making his baby into a little woman. And when she is a woman he turns her back again.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Euripides” float=”none” width=”100%”]To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Frank A. Clark” float=”none” width=”100%”]A father is a man who expects his son to be as good a man as he meant to be.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Frank Pittman” float=”none” width=”100%”]The guys who fear becoming fathers don’t understand that fathering is not something perfect men do, but something that perfects the man. The end product of child raising is not the child but the parent.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Frank Pittman” float=”none” width=”100%”]The guys who fear becoming fathers don’t understand that fathering is not something perfect men do, but something that perfects the men.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Herbert” float=”none” width=”100%”]One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Saunders” float=”none” width=”100%”]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.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jack Handey” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dad always thought laughter was the best medicine, which I guess is why several of us died of tuberculosis.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Johann Schiller” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is not flesh and blood but the heart which makes us fathers and sons.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jon Stewart” float=”none” width=”100%”]Fatherhood is great because you can ruin someone from scratch.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kent Nerburn” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is much easier to become a father than to be one.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lydia M. Child” float=”none” width=”100%”]Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Martin Mull” float=”none” width=”100%”]Having children is like having a bowling alley installed in your brain.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Matt Click” float=”none” width=”100%”]As fathers, we understand that we have the opportunity to image forth God’s love to our family.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Matthew Buckley” float=”none” width=”100%”]Being a father means you have to think fast on your feet. You must be judicious, wise, brave, tender, and willing to put on a frilly hat and sit down to a pretend tea party.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mike Myers” float=”none” width=”100%”]Anyone who tells you fatherhood is the greatest thing that can happen to you, they are understating it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Natalie L S West” float=”none” width=”100%”]More specifically being a dad is a diverse responsibility, and it is also defined by providing support to your partner in the glorious journey of parenthood.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nate Dallas” float=”none” width=”100%”]Fatherly love is the act of giving your life for the sake of someone else’s needs.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Oluwakemi Ola-Ojo” float=”none” width=”100%”]Fatherhood is a lifetime responsibility with its challenges, sweetness and bitterness.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pam Brown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dads are most ordinary men turned by love into heroes, adventures, story-tellers, and singers of songs.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Peter De Vries” float=”none” width=”100%”]There are times when parenthood seems nothing more than feeding the hand that bites you.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Raheel Farooq” float=”none” width=”100%”]A successful father is not more successful than his children.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Reed Markham” float=”none” width=”100%”]A child looks up at the stars and wonders. Great fathers put a child on his shoulders and helps them to grab a star.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Reed Markham” float=”none” width=”100%”]Being a great father is like shaving. No matter how good you shaved today, you have to do it again tomorrow.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Reed Markham” float=”none” width=”100%”]The quality of a father can be seen in the goals, dreams and aspirations he sets not only for himself, but for his family.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Fulghum” float=”none” width=”100%”]Don’t worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Stephen Colbert” float=”none” width=”100%”]A father has to be a provider, a teacher, a role model, but most importantly, a distant authority figure who can never be pleased. Otherwise, how will children ever understand the concept of God?[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Steve Chapman” float=”none” width=”100%”]Becoming a dad is one thing being a dad is many things.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Theodore Hesburgh” float=”none” width=”100%”]The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tony Payne” float=”none” width=”100%”]Becoming a good father is not about learning five practical handy techniques that can be pulled out of the kitbag whenever they’re needed. It’s a mind game. It’s about having a set of attitudes and ideas that shape what you do in the thousands of different situations you find yourself in as a dad.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Walter M. Schirra, Sr.” float=”none” width=”100%”]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.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Wilhelm Busch” float=”none” width=”100%”]Becoming a father is easy enough, but being one can be very rough.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Shakespeare” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is a wise father that knows his own child.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Shakespeare” float=”none” width=”100%”]When a father gives to his son, both laugh; when a son gives to his father, both cry.[/wpsm_quote]