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Quotes for Father’s Day 2014

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“He didn't tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it.”
-Clarence Budington Kelland

“Can a father see his child
Weep, nor be with sorrow filled?”
-William Blake

“Father, it's your love that safely guides me,
Always it's around me, night and day;
It shelters me, and soothes, but never chides me.”
-Robert Bridges

“Father of fathers, make me one,
A fit example for a son.”
-Douglas Malloch

“You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.”
-Franklin P. Jones

“I want my kids to have the things in life that I never had when I was growing up. Things like beards and chest hair.”
-Jarod Kintz

“Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.”
-Maya Angelou

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

“It is funny the two things most men are proudest of is the thing that any man can do and doing does in the same way, that is being drunk and being the father of their son.”
-Gertrude Stein

“I know just what my father was to me—
And is unto this day;
And so unto my boy would I as truly be
And in the selfsame way.”
-D.G. Bechers

One father is more than a hundred Schoolemasters.”
-George Herbert

“Children wish fathers looked but with their eyes; fathers that children with their judgment looked; and either may be wrong.”
-William Shakespeare

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