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Motivational Dad Quotes

May these quotes about Dad inspire and motivate you.

Dad was the only adult male I ever trusted.
- Michael Reagan

Dad, wherever you are, you are gone but you will never be forgotten.
- Conrad Hall

A dramatic thing, the first time you stand up to your dad.
- Lenny Kravitz

Dad taught me everything I know.
Unfortunately, he didn't teach me everything he knows.
- Al Unser


 

I love my dad, although I'm definitely critical of him sometimes,
like when his pants are too tight.
But I love him so much and I try to be really supportive of him.
- Liv Tyler

My dad always said, 'Don't worry what people think,
because you can't change it.'
- Daisy Donovan

My father was my teacher.
But most importantly he was a great dad.
- Beau Bridges


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When I was a kid, I used to imagine animals running under my bed.
I told my dad, and he solved the problem quickly.
He cut the legs off the bed.
- Lou Brock

My dad taught me true words you have to use in every relationship.
Yes, baby.
- Star Jones

I wanted to be a forest ranger or a coal man.
At a very early age, I knew I didn't want to do what my dad did,
which was work in an office.
- Harrison Ford

Don't forget Mother's Day.
Or as they call it in Beverly Hills,
Dad's Third Wife Day.
- Jay Leno

All the learnin' my father paid for was a bit o' birch
at one end and an alphabet at the other.
- George Eliot

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

I'm a father; that's what matters most.
Nothing matters more.
- Gordon Brown

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

I pressed my father's hand and told him I would protect his grave with my life.
My father smiled and passed away to the spirit land.
- Chief Joseph

I have always thought of Walt Disney as my second father.
- Annette Funicello

That is the thankless position of the father in the family -
the provider for all,
and the enemy of all.
- August Strindberg

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

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

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

Fathers in today's modern families can be so many things.
- Oliver Hudson

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

I grew up not liking my father very much.
I never saw him cry.
But he must have.
Everybody cries.
- Charley Pride

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

My father invented a cure for which there was no disease
and unfortunately my mother caught it and died of it.
- Victor Borge

The place of the father in the modern suburban family is a very small one,
particularly if he plays golf.
- Bertrand Russell

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

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

So my father was a person who never lied to me.
If I had a question, he answered it.
I knew a lot of things at a young age because I was intrigued.
- Nick Cannon

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

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

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

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

I love the comic opportunities that come up in the
context of a father-son relationship.
- Harrison Ford

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

I would want my legacy to be that I was a great son,
father and friend.
- Dante Hall

I kept my babies fed.
I could have dumped them, but I didn't.
I decided that whatever trip I was on,
they were going with me.
You're looking at a real daddy.
- Barry White

My father wants me to be like my brother,
but I can't be.
- Robert Mapplethorpe

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

Employee fathers need to step up to the plate and put
their family needs on the table.
- James Levine

I would never have done what I'd done if I'd considered
my father as somebody I wanted to please.
- Robert Mapplethorpe

A father's disappointment can be a very powerful tool.
- Michael Bergin

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

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

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

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

You don't have to deserve your mother's love.
You have to deserve your father's.
- Robert Frost

My father...
had sharper eyes than the rest of our people.
- Chief Joseph

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

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

Nobody ever asks a father how he manages to combine marriage and a career.
- Sam Ewing

Do you know that other than my father,
I've never had a man take care of me?
- Dionne Warwick

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

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

It is impossible to please all the world and one's father.
- Jean de La Fontaine

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

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

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

Whenever I fail as a father or husband...
a toy and a diamond always works.
- Shahrukh Khan

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

My father wouldn't get us a TV, he wouldn't allow a TV in the house.
- Janis Joplin

Being a father helps me be more responsible...
you see more things than you've ever seen.
- Kid Rock

There is too much fathering going on just now and there
is no doubt about it fathers are depressing.
- Gertrude Stein


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