Son’s Day Quotes

The first step, my son, which one makes in the world, is the one on which depends the rest of our days.

– Voltaire

Sons have always a rebellious wish to be disillusioned by that which charmed their fathers.

– Aldous Huxley

Never fret for an only son, the idea of failure will never occur to him.

– George Bernard Shaw

I’ve started looking at my own father a bit funny. He assures me, though, that I really am the son of a Scottish postman.

– Craig Ferguson

I’m not an analyzer. I’ve got a son that analyzes everything and everybody. But I don’t analyze people.

– Billy Graham

Hugh Lynn Cayce, Edgar Cayce’s son, is quoted as saying, The best interpretation of a dream is one you apply.

– Henry Reed

Father was the eldest son and the heir apparent, and he set the standard for being a Rockefeller very high, so every achievement was taken for granted and perfection was the norm.

– David Rockefeller

A man who says that no patriot should attack the war until it is over… is saying no good son should warn his mother of a cliff until she has fallen.

– Gilbert K. Chesterton

A son is a son till he takes him a wife, a daughter is a daughter all of her life.

– Author Unknown

A friend of mine took me to Memphis advised me that I should get in the musicians’ union. He gave me a set of drums and said, Stay on the job, son.

– Levon Helm

After I set out to refute Christianity intellectually and couldn’t, I came to the conclusion the Bible was true and Jesus Christ was God’s Son.

– Josh McDowell

For God so loved the World that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.

– Jesus Christ

I think Romeo and Juliet is uplifting. That’s how much a son wishes to avenge his father. That is how much two young people can love each other.

– Ben Kingsley

Son, you outgrew my lap, but never my heart.

– Author Unknown

A king, realizing his incompetence, can either delegate or abdicate his duties. A father can do neither. If only sons could see the paradox, they would understand the dilemma.

– Marlene Dietrich

Don’t hold your parents up to contempt. After all, you are their son, and it is just possible that you may take after them.

– Evelyn Waugh

Giving your son a skill is better than giving him one thousand pieces of gold.

– Chinese Proverb

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 lot of people think Christianity is about always being perfect. It’s actually the opposite of that. It’s realizing that we’re all humans, and that’s why God sent his Son to this earth – to save people.

– Billy Ray Cyrus

A son can bear with equanimity the loss of his father, but the loss of his inheritance may drive him to despair.

– Niccolo Machiavelli