Happy Father’s Day 2016. An interesting, humorous, witty and inspiring collection of Fathers Day Quotes by some of the most celebrated and great personalities.
For all of us, our father is our hero. We appreciate him for their unconditionally love and guidance in every stage of life. A good father can set an example of strength, honor, sacrifice, and responsibility. On Father’s Day, we honor dads for their love and the lessons they have taught us.
Read these Father’s Day Quotes for an insight into the lives of fathers at various stages of fatherhood. You will acknowledge and appreciate the ups and downs in a fathers life with these words of wisdom on fathers and fatherhood. When you read these motivational quotes on Fathers Day notice how the life of the father can be both beautiful, interesting and at the same time be extremely challenging and difficult. Quote these Fathers Day one liners in the Fathers Day Card you made for Papa and express your gratitude for all the pains he took to bring you up. Tell father how much he deserves to be appreciated and applauded for being the most wonderful person in your life.
“Any fool can be a Father, but it takes a real man to be a Daddy!!”
– Philip Whitmore Snr
“My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me.”
Fatherhood is pretending the present you love most is soap-on-a-rope.
“A father is always making his baby into a little woman. And when she is a woman he turns her back again.”
“Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father!”
-Lydia M. Child
“I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father’s protection.”
“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 the little scraps of wisdom.”
“The worst misfortune that can happen to an ordinary man is to have an extraordinary father.”
“The father who does not teach his son his duties is equally guilty with the son who neglects them.”
“He who is taught to live upon little owes more to his father’s wisdom than he who has a great deal left him does to his father’s care.”
“Small boys become big men through the influence of big men who care about small boys.”
“My father always used to say that when you die, if you’ve got five real friends, then you’ve had a great life.”
“I talk and talk and talk, and I haven’t taught people in 50 years what my father taught by example in one week.”
“One night a father overheard his son pray: Dear God, Make me the kind of man my Daddy is. Later that night, the Father prayed, Dear God, Make me the kind of man my son wants me to be.”
“It is not flesh and blood but the heart which makes us fathers and sons.”