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Famous Quotes & Quotations About Fathers:

Sons are for fathers the twice-told tale.
~ Victoria Secunda, Women and Their Fathers.

The best sex education for kids is when Daddy pats Mommy on the fanny when he comes home from work.
~ William H. Masters.

The father who would taste the essence of his fatherhood must turn back from the plane of his experience, take with him the fruits of his journey and begin again beside his child, marching step by step over the same old road.
~ Angelo Patri.

The greatest gift I ever had
Came from God; I call him Dad!
~ Author Unknown.

The words that a father speaks to his children in the privacy of home are not heard by the world, but, as in whispering-galleries, they are clearly heard at the end and by posterity.
~ Jean Paul Richter.

There are three stages of a man's life: He believes in Santa Claus, he doesn't believe in Santa Claus, he is Santa Claus.
~ Author Unknown.

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, Decorations in a Ruined Cemetery, 1994.

Two little girls, on their way home from Sunday school, were solemnly discussing the lesson. "Do you believe there is a devil?" asked one. "No," said the other promptly. "It's like Santa Claus: it's your father."
~ Ladies' Home Journal, quoted in 2,715 One-Line Quotations for Speakers, Writers & Raconteurs by Edward F. Murphy.

What was silent in the father speaks in the son, and often I found in the son the unveiled secret of the father.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes.

When a father gives to his son, both laugh; when a son gives to his father, both cry.
~ William Shakespeare Quotes.

When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much he had learned in seven years.
~ Mark Twain Quotes, Old Times on the Mississippi, Atlantic Monthly, 1874.

When I was three, my dad thought it would be hilarious to teach me swear words, then have me say them to his friends. They would laugh and laugh. I realize now the laugh was pure shock value, but it felt really good, and I’ve been chasing it ever since.
~ Sarah Silverman.

Why are men reluctant to become fathers? They aren't through being children.
~ Cindy Garner.

You will find that if you really try to be a father, your child will meet you halfway.
~ Robert Brault Quotes.

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