Home    |     Great Dads    |     Resources    |     Mothers    |     Be Involved

Fathers Quotes

Sometimes the poorest man leaves his children the richest inheritance. - Ruth E. Renkel

My father used to play with my brother and me in the yard. Mother would come out and say, "You're tearing up the grass." "We're not raising grass," Dad would reply. "We're raising boys." - Harmon Killebrew (American Baseball Player, b.1936)

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

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

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

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

To be a successful father . . . there's one absolute rule: when you have a kid, don't look at it for the first two years. - Ernest Hemingway

"Who giveth this woman?" This woman? But she's not a woman. She's still a child. And she's leaving us. What's it going to be like to come home and not find her? Not to hear her voice calling, "Hi, Pops" as I come in? I suddenly realized what I was doing. I was giving up Kay. Something inside me began to hurt. - Stanley T. Banks (Father of the Bride)

Father I cannot tell a lie. I did it with my little hatchet. -- George Washington

If the relationship of father to son could really be reduced to biology, the whole earth would blaze with the glory of fathers and sons. - James Baldwin


1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 >>



Contact Us | Site Map | Terms of Use | Privacy | Links
© Copyright Fatherhood Foundation 2002-2011. All rights reserved. (ABN: 63 563 020 918).

The Fatherhood Foundation is a Harm Prevention Charity listed under Subdivision 30_EA of the Australian Income Tax Assessment Act 1997 with Tax Deductible Status (DGR) for donations.