|Memorable quotes to honor dads on this Father's Day: |
• I have found the best way to give advice to your children is to find out what they want and then advise them to do it.
— Harry S. Truman
• 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.
— William Penn
My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person: He believed in me.
— Jim Valvano
• 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
• It doesn’t matter who my father was; it matters who I remember he was.
— Anne Sexton
• When I was a boy of 14, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be 21, I was astonished at how much he had learned in seven years.
— Mark Twain
• I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father’s protection.
— Sigmund Freud
• A father carries snapshots in his wallet where his money used to be.
• By the time a man realizes that maybe his father was right, he usually has a son who thinks he’s wrong.
— Charles Wadsworth
• The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
— Henry Ward Beecher
• It is much easier to become a father than to be one.
— Kent Nerburn