Sunday, June 21, 2009

Cute Quotes for our Fathers

Remembering all dads in the world on Father's Day..
Appending few lovable quotes in their name

He didn't tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it.
~Clarence Budington Kelland


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

Father! - to God himself we cannot give a holier name.
~William Wordsworth

Love and fear. Everything the father of a family says must inspire one or the other.
~Joseph Joubert

One father is more than a hundred Schoolemasters.
~George Herbert


Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father!
~Lydia M. Child

Any man can be a father. It takes someone special to be a dad.
~Author Unknown

The greatest gift I ever had
Came from God; I call him Dad!
~Author Unknown

I love my father as the stars - he's a bright shining example and a happy twinkling in my heart. ~Adabella Radici


Dad, your guiding hand on my shoulder will remain with me forever.
~Author Unknown

Old as she was, she still missed her daddy sometimes.
~Gloria Naylor

You will find that if you really try to be a father, your child will meet you halfway.
~Robert Brault


There are three stages of a man's life: He believes in Santa Claus, he doesn't believe in Santa Claus, he is Santa Claus.
~Author Unknown


“The father who does not teach his son his duties is equally guilty with the son who neglects them.”
-Confucius


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

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

“The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.”
-David O. McKay

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


“It is a wise father who knows his own child.”
-William Shakespeare

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

“The father is always a Republican toward his son, and his mother's always a Democrat.”
-Robert Frost


“There must always be a struggle between a father and son, while one aims at power and the other at independence.”

-Samuel Johnson

One night a father overheard his son pray: Dear God, Make me the kind of man my Daddy is. Later that night, the Father prayed, Dear God, Make me the kind of man my son wants me to be.
-Author Unknown


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

A man knows when he is growing old because he begins to look like his father.
-
Gabriel Garcia Marquez

I talk and talk and talk, and I haven't taught people in 50 years what my father taught by example in one week.
-
Mario Cuomo

My father died many years ago, and yet when something special happens to me, I talk to him secretly not really knowing whether he hears, but it makes me feel better to half believe it.
- Josefowitz


It is a wise father that knows his own child.

- William Shakespeare

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