After you have chosen the perfect gift or prepped the perfect lunch, share these beautiful quotes with your dad on June 17 to bring a big smile on his face.
I believe that what we become depends on what our fathers teach us at odd moments, when they aren’t trying to teach us. We are formed by little scraps of wisdom.
[Fatherhood is] the greatest thing that could ever happen. You can’t explain it until it happens; it’s like telling somebody what water feels like before they’ve ever swam in it.
A father is neither an anchor to hold us back, nor a sail to take us there, but a guiding light whose love shows us the way.
Dads are most ordinary men turned by love into heroes, adventurers, story-tellers and singers of song.
It is a wise father that knows his own child.
A father is someone you look up to no matter how tall you grow.
The heart of a father is the masterpiece of nature.
Antoine François Prévost
My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person: he believed in me.
Dad: A son’s first hero, a daughter’s first love.
It is not flesh and blood but the heart which makes us fathers and sons.
No music is so pleasant to my ears as that wordâfather.
Lydia Maria Child
When my father didn’t have my hand, he had my back.
My father didn’t tell me how to live. He lived and let me watch him do it.
Clarence Budington Kelland
The power of a dad in a child’s life is unmatched.
A father is a man who expects his son to be as good a man as he meant to be.
Frank A. Clark
It’s the courage to raise a child that makes you a father.
A good father is one of the most unsung, unpraised, unnoticed and yet one of the most valuable assets in our society.
The greatest mark of a father is how he treats his children when no one is looking
She did not stand alone, but what stood behind her, the most potent moral force in her life, was the love of her father.
There’s something like a line of gold thread running through a man’s words when he talks to his daughter, and gradually over the years, it gets to be long enough for you to pick up in your hands and weave into a cloth that feels like love itself.
John Gregory Brown
The best dads get promoted to grandpa.
One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.
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.
A father’s smile has been known to light up a child’s entire day.
No man I ever met was my father’s equal, and I never loved any other man as much.
When you’re young, you think your dad is Superman. Then you grow up, and you realize he’s just a regular guy who wears a cape.
Happy father’s day to you all!