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Father Quotes
Inspirational Quotes about Father

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Dear Father in heaven, I'm not a praying man,
but if you're up there and you can hear me ...
show me the way... show me the way.
- It's a Wonderful Life (1946 movie)

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So your father, or your mother,
never thought you were good enough - SO WHAT?
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Nothing I've ever done has given me more joys and rewards
than being a father to my children.
- Bill Cosby

My father always used to say that when you die,
if you've got five real friends, then you've had a great life.
- Lee Iacocca

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

The most important thing a father
can do for his children
is to love their mother.
- Henry Ward Beecher

When a father gives to his son, both laugh;
when a son gives to his father, both cry.
- William Shakespeare


 

Middle age is the awkward period when Father Time starts
catching up with Mother Nature.
- Harold Coffin

The most important influence in my childhood was my father.
- DeForest Kelley

Father told me that if I ever met a lady in a dress like yours,
I must look her straight in the eyes.
- Prince Charles

When you have a good mother and no father,
God kind of sits in.
It's not enough, but it helps.
- Dick Gregory

My father was grounded, a very meat-and-potatoes man.
He was a baker.
- Anthony Hopkins

Every parent is at some time the father of the unreturned prodigal,
with nothing to do but keep his house open to hope.
- John Ciardi

My grandfather, along with Carnegie,
was a pioneer in philanthropy,
which my father then practiced on a very large scale.
- David Rockefeller

I'm more comfortable with whatever's wrong with me
than my father was whenever he felt he failed or didn't
measure up to the standard he set.
- John Malkovich

To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter.
- Euripides

Because of my father, we are that Shining City on a Hill.
- Michael Reagan

The Godhead consists of the Father, the Son,
and the Holy Spirit.
The Father is a material being.
- Orson Pratt

Most American children suffer too much mother and too little father.
- Gloria Steinem

An angry father is most cruel towards himself.
- Publilius Syrus

My father was always telling himself no one was perfect,
not even my mother.
- Broderick Crawford

My father and I have a very good relationship.
We always got along.
But I always scold him.
- Amy Sedaris

I stopped loving my father a long time ago.
What remained was the slavery to a pattern.
- Anais Nin

The best money advice ever given me was from my father.
When I was a little girl, he told me,
'Don't spend anything unless you have to.'
- Dinah Shore

Child-rearing is my main interest now.
I'm a hands-on father.
- Sean Penn

My father was something of a rainbow-chaser.
- Marc Davis

I get whatever placidity I have from my father.
But my mother taught me how to take it on the chin.
- Norma Shearer

There's sometimes a weird benefit to having an alcoholic,
violent father.
He really motivated me in that I never wanted to be anything like him.
- Dean Koontz

No, I never thought about my father's money as my money.
- Christie Hefner

It is my feeling that Time ripens all things;
with Time all things are revealed; Time is the father of truth.
- Francois Rabelais

But I have to be careful not to let the world dazzle
me so much that I forget that I'm a husband and a father.
- Herbie Hancock

I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal,
and I never loved any other man as much.
- Hedy Lamarr

Our Father and Our God, unto thee, O Lord we lift our souls.
- William Pennington

My father was an Episcopalian minister,
and I've always been comforted by the power of prayer.
- Anna Lee

My father was not a failure.
After all, he was the father of a president of the United States.
- Harry S. Truman

When I was 18, I thought my father was pretty dumb.
After a while when I got to be 21, I was amazed to
find out how much he'd learned in three years.
- Frank Butler

No matter how old we become, we can still call them
'Holy Mother' and 'Father' and put a child-like trust in them.
- Desmond Morris

I was raised Catholic, but my father's people were Methodist,
so we went to both churches.
- Aaron Neville

My father loved people, children and pets.
- Tony Visconti

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

A true king is neither husband nor father;
he considers his throne and nothing else.
- Pierre Corneille

I made a decision when my father passed away that I
was going to be who God made me to be and not try to preach like my father.
- Joel Osteen

Being a father, being a friend, those are the things
that make me feel successful.
- William Hurt

The time not to become a father is eighteen years before a war.
- E. B. White

One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.
- George Herbert

I don't think children's inner feelings have changed.
They still want a mother and father in the very same house;
they want places to play.
- Beverly Cleary

One of my earliest memories is of my father carrying
me in one arm with a picket sign in the other.
- Camryn Manheim

I was punished for blowing the whistle on my father's lifestyle.
- Tatum O'Neal

There's really no point in having children if you're
not going to be home enough to father them.
- Anthony Edwards

I hope I am remembered by my children as a good father.
- Orson Scott Card

I'm a fun father, but not a good father.
The hard decisions always went to my wife.
- John Lithgow

My father considered a walk among the mountains
as the equivalent of churchgoing.
- Aldous Huxley

I decided in my life that I would do nothing that did
not reflect positively on my father's life.
- Sidney Poitier

My father was the most rational and the most dispassionate of men.
- Simon Newcomb

I have never been a material girl.
My father always told me never to love anything that cannot love you back.
- Imelda Marcos

My father was the guy on the block who said hi to everyone.
- Damon Wayans

I never had a speech from my father 'this is what you
must do or shouldn't do' but I just learned to be led by example.
My father wasn't perfect.
- Adam Sandler

My father taught me how to substitute realities.
- Mira Sorvino

My mother protected me from the world and my father threatened me with it.
- Quentin Crisp

Father or stepfather - those are just titles to me.
They don't mean anything.
- Oliver Hudson

A father is a man who expects his son to be as good a man as he meant to be,
A father is someone who carries pictures where his money used to be.
- Frank Howard Clark

It was my father who taught me to value myself.
He told me that I was uncommonly beautiful and that
I was the most precious thing in his life.
- Dawn French

Feels good to try, but playing a father,
I'm getting a little older.
I see now that I'm taking it more serious and I do want that lifestyle.
- Adam Sandler

Aeneas carried his aged father on his back from the
ruins of Troy and so do we all,
whether we like it or not, perhaps even if we have never known them.
- Angela Carter

No man is responsible for his father.
That was entirely his mother's affair.
- Margaret Turnbull

Being a father to my family and a husband is to me
much more important than what I did in the business.
- Tom Bosley

I was raised by free-spirited people,
though my father gave me a very strong work ethic.
- Diane Lane

I've said it before, but it's absolutely true:
My mother gave me my drive,
but my father gave me my dreams.
Thanks to him, I could see a future.
- Liza Minelli

The patriot blood of my father was warm in my veins.
- Clara Barton

Watching your husband become a father is really sexy and wonderful.
- Cindy Crawford

My father? I never knew him.
Never even seen a picture of him.
- Eminem


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