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Father’s Day Quotes

June 20, 2011

My father didn’t tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it.
(Clarence Budington Kelland)

A father carries pictures in his wallet where his money used to be.

Spread the diaper in the position of the diamond with you at bat. Then fold second base down to home and set the baby on the pitcher’s mound. Put first base and third together, bring up home plate and pin the three together. Of course, in case of rain, you gotta call the game and start all over again.
(Jimmy Piersal)

Don’t make a baby if you can’t be a father.
(National Urban League Slogan)

By the time a man realizes that maybe his father was right, he usually has a son who thinks he’s wrong.
(Charles Wadworth)

Small boys become big men through the influence of big men who care about small boys.

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.”

A man’s children and his garden both reflect the amount of weeding done during the growing season.

The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
(David O. McKay)

You will always be your child’s favourite toy.

Watching your daughter being collected by her date feels like handing over a million-dollar Stradivarius to a gorilla.

Any kid will run any errand for you if you ask at bedtime.

Don’t worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.

I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father’s protection.
(Sigmund Freud)

Blessed indeed is the man who hears a gentle voice call him father!
(Lydia M. Child)

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