65 Father Love Quotes (With Images)

An inspiring collection of Father Quotes about fatherhood, to share with that special man you always look up to.

1) To her, the name of father was another name for love.Fanny Fern

To her, the name of father was another name for love.

2) Of all the titles I’ve been privileged to have, ‘Dad’ has always been the best.Ken Norton

Of all the titles I’ve been privileged to have, ‘Dad’ has always been the best.

3) No one in this world can love a girl more than her father.Michael Ratnadeepak

No one in this world can love a girl more than her father.

4) It was my father who taught me to value myself.Dawn French

It was my father who taught me to value myself.

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

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

6) My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me.Jim Valvano

My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me.

7) Old as she was, she still missed her daddy sometimes.Gloria Naylor

Old as she was, she still missed her daddy sometimes.

8) My father didn’t tell me how to live. He lived and let me watch him do it.Clarence Budington Kelland

My father didn’t tell me how to live. He lived and let me watch him do it.

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

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

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

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

11) For thousands of years, father and son have stretched wistful hands across the canyon of time.Alan Valentine

For thousands of years, father and son have stretched wistful hands across the canyon of time.

12) There’s nothing more contagious than the dignity of a father.Amit Ray

There’s nothing more contagious than the dignity of a father.

13) Every son quotes his father, in words and in deeds.Terri Guillemets

Every son quotes his father, in words and in deeds.

14) You don’t have to deserve your mother’s love. You have to deserve your father’s. He’s more particular.Robert Frost

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

15) The loss of my father will always sting. But now, everything that I do is in honor of him and celebrates his life.Adrienne C. Moore

The loss of my father will always sting. But now, everything that I do is in honor of him and celebrates his life.

16) A father is someone you look up to, no matter how tall you grow.Anonymous

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

17) A truly rich man is one whose children run into his arms when his hands are empty.Ziad K. Abdelnour

A truly rich man is one whose children run into his arms when his hands are empty.

18) I think my mom put it best. She said, ‘Little girls soften their daddy’s hearts.Paul Walker

I think my mom put it best. She said, ‘Little girls soften their daddy’s hearts.

19) I’ve had a hard life, but my hardships are nothing against the hardships that my father went through in order to get me to where I started.Bartrand Hubbard

I’ve had a hard life, but my hardships are nothing against the hardships that my father went through in order to get me to where I started.

20) A father is his son’s first hero, and his daughter’s first love.Anonymous

A father is his son’s first hero, and his daughter’s first love.

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

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

22) Anyone who tells you fatherhood is the greatest thing that can happen to you, they are understating it.Mike Myers

Anyone who tells you fatherhood is the greatest thing that can happen to you, they are understating it.

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

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

24) That was when the world wasn’t so big and I could see everywhere. It was when my father was a hero and not a human.Markus Zusak

That was when the world wasn’t so big and I could see everywhere. It was when my father was a hero and not a human.

25) Guns don’t kill people, dads with pretty daughters do.Anonymous

Guns don’t kill people, dads with pretty daughters do.

26) What we become depends on what our fathers teach us.Umberto Eco

What we become depends on what our fathers teach us.

27) My father taught me a good lesson: Don’t get too low when things go wrong. And don’t get too high when things are good.Robert Parish

My father taught me a good lesson: Don’t get too low when things go wrong. And don’t get too high when things are good.

28) You know, fathers just have a way of putting everything together.Erika Cosby

You know, fathers just have a way of putting everything together.

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

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

30) It is not flesh and blood but the heart that makes us fathers and sons.Johann Friedrich von Schiller

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

31) No one is able to make the female a queen except her father.Arab Proverb

No one is able to make the female a queen except her father.

32) One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.George Herbert

One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.

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

Sometimes the poorest man leaves his children the richest inheritance.

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

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

35) It’s the courage to raise a child that makes you a father.Barack Obama

It’s the courage to raise a child that makes you a father.

36) Dad is and always will be my living, breathing superhero.Bindi Irwin

Dad is and always will be my living, breathing superhero.

37) Behind every great daughter is a truly amazing dad.Anonymous

Behind every great daughter is a truly amazing dad.

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

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

39) The quality of a father can be seen in the goals, dreams, and aspirations he sets not only for himself, but for his family.Reed Markham

The quality of a father can be seen in the goals, dreams, and aspirations he sets not only for himself, but for his family.

40) The power of a dad in a child’s life is unmatched.Justin Ricklefs

The power of a dad in a child’s life is unmatched.

41) Dads are most ordinary men, turned by love into heroes, adventurers, story-tellers, and singers of song.Pam Brown

Dads are most ordinary men, turned by love into heroes, adventurers, story-tellers, and singers of song.

42) Every dad, if he takes time out of his busy life to reflect upon his fatherhood, can learn ways to become an even better dad.Jack Baker

Every dad, if he takes time out of his busy life to reflect upon his fatherhood, can learn ways to become an even better dad.

43) Never is a man more of a man than when he is the father of a newborn.Matthew McConaughey

Never is a man more of a man than when he is the father of a newborn.

44) A girl’s first true love is her father.Marisol Santiago

A girl’s first true love is her father.

45) I am a princess not because I have a prince, but because my father is a king.Anonymous

I am a princess not because I have a prince, but because my father is a king.

46) It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father.Pope John XXIII

It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father.

47) There is no place higher than on Daddy’s shoulders.Anonymous

There is no place higher than on Daddy’s shoulders.

48) My father taught me to work; he did not teach me to love it.Abraham Lincoln

My father taught me to work; he did not teach me to love it.

49) Any man can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a dad.Anne Geddes

Any man can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a dad.

50) A daughter needs a dad to be the standard against which she will judge all men.Gregory E. Lang

A daughter needs a dad to be the standard against which she will judge all men.

51) The best thing that a father can give to his children is his time.Anand Thakur

The best thing that a father can give to his children is his time.

52) He adopted a role called being a father so that his child would have something mythical and infinitely important: a protector.Tom Wolfe

He adopted a role called being a father so that his child would have something mythical and infinitely important: a protector.

53) My dad was my best friend and greatest role model. He was an amazing dad, coach, mentor, soldier, husband and friend.Tiger Woods

My dad was my best friend and greatest role model. He was an amazing dad, coach, mentor, soldier, husband and friend.

54) A daughter may outgrow your lap but she’ll never outgrow your heart.Anonymous

A daughter may outgrow your lap but she’ll never outgrow your heart.

55) It is a wise father that knows his own child.Shakespeare

It is a wise father that knows his own child.

56) I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father’s protection.Sigmund Freud

I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father’s protection.

57) Dad taught me everything I know. Unfortunately, he didn’t teach me everything he knows.Al Unser

Dad taught me everything I know. Unfortunately, he didn’t teach me everything he knows.

58) When a father gives to his son, both laugh. When a son gives to his father, both cry.William Shakespeare

When a father gives to his son, both laugh. When a son gives to his father, both cry.

59) The heart of a father is the masterpiece of nature.Antoine François Prévost

The heart of a father is the masterpiece of nature.

60) The greatest thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.Anonymous

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

61) My dad has given me the best gift anyone has ever given me. He gave me wings to fly.Adria Arjona

My dad has given me the best gift anyone has ever given me. He gave me wings to fly.

62) My father taught me not to overthink things, that nothing will ever be perfect, so just keep moving and do your best.Scott Eastwood

My father taught me not to overthink things, that nothing will ever be perfect, so just keep moving and do your best.

63) A father is a banker provided by nature.French Proverb

A father is a banker provided by nature.

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

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

65) Fathers dreams are in his daughter’s eyes.Anonymous

Fathers dreams are in his daughter’s eyes.

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