father Quotes

Fathers, like mothers, are not born. Men grow into fathers and fathering is a very important stage in their development.

David Gottesman

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

Charles Wadsworth

A father is always making his baby into a little woman. And when she is a woman he turns her back again.

Enid Bagnold

One father is enough to govern one hundred sons, but not a hundred sons one father

George Herbert

It is a wise child that knows his own father


Nobody ever asks a father how he manages to combine marriage and a career

Sam Ewing

Fathers are biological necessities, but social accidents.

Margaret Mead

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

Charles Wadsworth

All fathers are invisible in daytime; daytime is ruled by mothers and fathers come out at night. Darkness brings home fathers, with their real, unspeakable power. There is more to fathers than meets the eye

Margaret Atwood

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

Robert Frost

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

Friedrich Nietzche

An angry father is most cruel towards himself.

Publilius Syrus

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

Kent Nerburn

The father of a daughter is nothing but a high-class hostage. A father turns a stony face to his sons, berates them, shakes his antlers, paws the ground, snorts, runs them off into the underbrush, but when his daughter puts her arm over his shoulder and says, 'Daddy, I need to ask you something,' he is a pat of butter in a hot frying pan.

Garrison Keillor

7 Habits of Highly Resilient People

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Updated On : September 30, 2013
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