Father Betrayal Quotes

The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.

Theodore Hesburgh

It is not flesh and blood but the heart which makes us fathers and sons.

Johann Schiller

It-was a tiny mollusc that caused Walter, grandfather of the greatest biologist of the twentieth century, to forge a brief link with the greatest biologist of the nineteenth: Charles Darwin. . . . . . We know this because later that day he wrote hesitantly to Darwin to report what he had found.

Matt Ridley

At the gambling table, there are no fathers and sons.

Chinese Proverb

Thy wish was father, Harry, to that thought

William Shakespeare

Americans are like a rich father who wishes he knew how to give his son the hardships that made him rich

Robert Frost

Children always know when company is in the living room - they can hear their mother laughing at their father's jokes


Is not the sky a father and the earth a mother, and are not all living things with feet or wings or roots their children?

Black Elk†

Whoever in prayer can say, "Our Father," acknowledges and should feel the brotherhood of the whole race of mankind

Tryon Edwards

Fathers send their sons to college either because they went to college or they didn’t.

L.L. Hendren

Youth today must be strong, unafraid, and a better taxpayer than its father.

H. V. Wade

A greedy father has thieves for children

Serbian Proverb

There is a religion in all deep love, but the love of a mother is the veil of a softer light between the heart and the heavenly Father.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Equality, rightly understood as our founding fathers understood it, leads to liberty and to the emancipation of creative differences; wrongly understood, as it has been so tragically in our time, it leads first to conformity and then to despotism

Barry Goldwater

If necessity is the mother of invention, it's the father of cooperation. And we're cooperating like never before.

John Ashcroft

Necessity may be the mother of invention, but play is certainly the father.

Roger Von Oech

[America is] a rebellious nation. Our whole history is treason; our blood was attained before we were born; our creeds were infidelity to the mother church; our constitution treason to our fatherland.

Theodore Parker

One of life's greatest mysteries is how the boy who wasn't good enough to marry your daughter can be the father of the smartest grandchild in the world.


It is impossible to please all the world and one's father.

Jean de La Fontaine

My father did enough of it in his lifetime to answer for both of us.

Woodrow Wilson

It is much easier to become a father than to be one.

Kent Nerburn

An angry father is most cruel towards himself.

Publilius Syrus

Love matches, so called, have illusion for their father and need for their mother.

Friedrich Nietzche

You don't have to deserve your mother's love. You have to deserve your father's. He's more particular.

Robert Frost

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