47+ Best Father Quotes to Fill Your Heart with Love

Father is a male parent. Profoundly inspirational dad quotes will remind you the meaning of a father and help you express appreciation for his loving presence.

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Most Famous Father Quotes

Have fun’ is my message. Be silly. You’re allowed to be silly. There’s nothing wrong with it. Jimmy Fallon

If there is any immortality to be had among us human beings, it is certainly only in the love that we leave behind. Fathers like mine don’t ever die. Leo Buscaglia

My father used to say that it’s never too late to do anything you wanted to do. And he said, ‘You never know what you can accomplish until you try.’ Michael Jordan

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My father used to play with my brother and me in the yard. Mother would come out and say, ‘You’re tearing up the grass.’ ‘We’re not raising grass,’ Dad would reply. ‘We’re raising boys.’ Harmon Killebrew

She did not stand alone, but what stood behind her, the most potent moral force in her life, was the love of her father. Harper Lee

Every father should remember one day his son will follow his example, not his advice. Charles Kettering

When you’re young, you think your dad is Superman. Then you grow up, and you realize he’s just a regular guy who wears a cape. Dave Attell

A girl’s father is the first man in her life, and probably the most influential. David Jeremiah

I talk and talk and talk, and I haven’t taught people in 50 years what my father taught by example in one week. Maria Cuomo Cole

My dad’s my best mate, and he always will be. Cher Lloyd

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Emotional Dad Quotes

My favorite thing about being a father is just seeing my kids grow and do some of the same things that I did when I was a kid, man. LeBron James

I’ve said it before, but it’s absolutely true: My mother gave me my drive, but my father gave me my dreams. Thanks to him, I could see a future. Liza Minnelli

Lately all my friends are worried they’re turning into their fathers. I’m worried I’m not. Dan Zevin

When my father didn’t have my hand, he had my back. Linda Poindexter

Baby I paint the sky blue / My greatest creation was you. Jay-Z

To a father growing old, nothing is dearer than a daughter. Euripides

An almost perfect relationship with his father was the earthly root of all wisdom. C.S. Lewis

Fatherhood is the great thing that could ever happen. You can’t explain it until it happens-it’s like telling someone what water feels like before they’ve ever swam in it. Michael Bublé

If the relationship of father to son could really be reduced to biology, the whole earth would blaze with the glory of fathers and sons. James A. Baldwin

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It’s only when you grow up and step back from him – or leave him for your own home – it’s only then that you can measure his greatness and fully appreciate it. Margaret Truman

I remember a very important lesson that my father gave me when I was twelve or thirteen. He said, ‘You know, today I welded a perfect seam and I signed my name to it.’ And I said, ‘But, Daddy, no one’s going to see it!’ And he said, ‘Yeah, but I know it’s there.’ So when I was working in kitchens, I did good work. Toni Morrison

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

A father is a man who expects his son to be as good a man as he meant to to be. Frank A. Clark

The older I get, the smarter my father seems to get. Tim Russert

A father is someone you look up to no matter how tall you grow. Unknown

Inspirational Father Quotes

A father carries pictures where his money used to be. Steve Martin

The greatest tribute a boy can give to his father is to say, ‘When I grow up, I want to be just like my dad.’ Billy Graham

Having a kid is like falling in love for the first time when you’re 12, but every single day. Mike Myers

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

In my career, there’s many things I’ve won and many things I’ve achieved, but for me, my greatest achievement is my children and my family. David Beckham

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 the old man had learned in seven years. Mark Twain

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

To me, having kids is the ultimate job in life. I want to be most successful at being a good father. Nick Lachey

Fatherhood is the best thing that could happen to me, and I’m just glad I can share my voice. Dwyane Wade

He adopted a role called Being a Father so that his child would have something mythical and infinitely important: a Protector. Tom Wolfe

Anyone can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a dad, and that’s why I call you dad, because you are so special to me. Wade Boggs

The heart of a father is the masterpiece of nature. Atoine-François Prévost

I had no expectations about fatherhood, really, but it’s definitely a journey I’m glad to be taking. Christopher Meloni

Old as she was, she still missed her Daddy sometimes. Gloria Naylor

Becoming a dad means you have to be a role model for your son and be someone he can look up to. Wayne Rooney

Sometimes the poorest man leaves his children the richest inheritance. Ruth E. Renkel

I love my father as the stars – he’s a bright shining example and a happy twinkling in my heart. Terri Guillemets

A good father is one of the most unsung, unpraised, unnoticed, and yet one of the most valuable assets in our society. Billy Graham

Being a daddy’s girl is like having permanent armor for the rest of your life. Marinela Reka

Lookin’ back all I can say about all the things he did for me is I hope I’m at least half the dad that he didn’t have to be. Brad Paisley

The only thing better than having you for a husband is our children having you for a dad. Unknown

Anyone can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a dad, and that’s why I call you dad, because you are so special to me. You taught me the game and you taught me how to play it right. Wade Boggs