Father’s Day Quotes - Page 4

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

– Charles Wadworth

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

– Gabriel Garcia Marquez

I don’t care how poor a man is; if he has family, he’s rich.

– Colonel Potter

It is not flesh and blood but the heart which makes us fathers and sons.

– Johann Schiller

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

– Jim Valvano

“Father I will always be
that same boy who stood by the sea
and watched you tower over me
now I’m older I wanna be the same as you”

– Yellowcard

Any fool can be a Father, but it takes a real man to be a Daddy!!

– Philip Whitmore Snr

“My father taught me that the only way you can make good at anything is to practice, and then practice some more.”

– Pete Rose

“Having children is like living in a frat house—nobody sleeps, everything’s broken, and there’s a lot of throwing up.”

– Ray Romano

“Before I got married I had six theories about raising children; now, I have six children and no theories.”

– John Wilmot

“I had watched Dad climb into the biggest arena and succeed. I wanted to find out if I had what it took to join him.”

– George W. Bush

“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.”

– George Saunders

“He never stopped wanting to save the world.”

– Ron Reagan

“I remember my daughter Deni coming along, and she was so pure and caring of everybody and everything. And somehow, this little being managed to get around all the obstacles — the gun turrets, the walls, the moats, the sentries — that were wrapped around my heart. My heart at that time needed her … I think it’s the best thing going, parenthood.”

— Woody Harrelson

“Parenting is about being competent and responsible. It’s not about gender, necessarily.”

– Dan Savage

“When you have kids, there’s no such thing as quality time. There’s just time. There’s no, ‘Ooh, his graduation’s better than going to the mall.’ It’s all kind of equal. Changing her diaper and her winning a contest — it’s all good.”

– Chris Rock

“Men should always change diapers. It’s a very rewarding experience. It’s mentally cleansing. It’s like washing dishes, but imagine if the dishes were your kids, so you really love the dishes.”

– Chris Martin

“Whenever one of my children says, ‘Goodnight, Daddy,’ I always think to myself, ‘You don’t mean that.”

– Jim Gaffigan

“It is a wise father that knows his own child.”

– William Shakespeare

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

– Billy Graham