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800 Inspirational Dad Is My Hero Quotes (2023)

1. You have always been my personal superhero. You saved me from sadness, kept me safe and always knew when I needed you most. I can’t be more grateful for having you as my dad. Happy Father’s Day, I love you endlessly.


2. Some people don't believe in heroes, but they haven't met my dad."


3. Every son's first superhero is his father


4. Dear dad, I have never had to look for inspirational people in world leaders or mythical heroes. You have been my inspiration all along. Happy father’s day.


5. “I come from a blue collar family, but my personal life isn’t. I didn’t get the gene that my grandfather had in spades. He was a local hero. Built the church that I went to. Built the house I grew up in. Steamfitter, pipefitter, electrician, mechanic and plumber. I wanted to do those things. But it just didn’t come easy.” – Mike Rowe


6. “Everyone needs a father figure in their life, and I’m so lucky that I have you! You’re not just my father. You’re my hero, and I look up to you in everything.”


7. Some people don't believe in heroes, but they haven't met my dad.


8. Death may have taken you away from me, but my life’s hero you’ll forever be. Miss you dad.


9. A father is the perfect blend of superhero, coach, and friend. —Jeannie Hund


10. “You fathers will understand. You have a little girl. She looks up to you. You’re her oracle. You’re her hero. And then the day comes when she gets her first permanent wave and goes to her first real party, and from that day on, you’re in a constant state of panic.” — Stanley T. Banks


11. There is no single day that you stopped being a hero to me. You will always be in my heart. Rest in peace father!


12. “Death took away not just my dad, but also someone who was my unsung hero. I miss you.” —Unknown


13. “Some people don’t believe in heroes but they haven’t met my dad.” — Unknown


14. “Thank you, Dad, for all the wonderful things you’ve done for me throughout my life and all the sacrifices you made. You’re my hero and a wonderful father. I love you!”


15. Dear dad, I have never had to look for inspirational people in world leaders or mythical heroes. You have been my inspiration all along. Happy father’s day.


16. Some people don't believe in heroes, but they haven't met my dad.—UnknownRD.COM


17. Being a dad isn’t just about eating a huge bag of gummy bears as your wife gives birth. It means being comfortable with the word hero.


18. “Some people don’t believe in heroes but they haven’t met my dad!”


19. “My father was absent and he was a hero to me.” – Greta Scacchi


20. Some people don't believe in superheroes, but they haven't met my incredible dad.


21. “You fathers will understand. You have a little girl. She looks up to you. You’re her oracle. You’re her hero. And then the day comes when she gets her first permanent wave and goes to her first real party, and from that day on, you’re in a constant state of panic.” – Stanley T. Banks


22. Death took away not just my dad, but also someone who was my unsung hero. I miss you.


23. “You fathers will understand. You have a little girl. She looks up to you. You’re her oracle. You’re her hero.” – Stanley T. Banks


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


25. “Being a dad isn’t just about eating a huge bag of gummy bears as your wife gives birth. It means being comfortable with the word hero.”—Ryan Reynolds RD.COM


26. Every son's first superhero is his father.


27. “Happy father’s day. To my brother, a man who could handle anything his children challenged him with. Whether it was playing a superhero to gathering everyone up for school in the morning, you truly are an impressive father. I hope you have a terrific day with your kids.”


28. Not all heroes wear capes. Happy birthday dad. Hope your special day is super like you.


29. You know what they say: Real heroes don’t wear capes—they make bad dad puns. Thank you for being a real hero, Dad. Love you!


30. Not many have the chance to meet their grandfather. I was lucky to meet my hero and I am grateful for that. Sleep in peace grandpa.


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32. Being a dad isn’t just about eating a huge bag of gummy bears as your wife gives birth. It means being comfortable with the word ‘hero.’


33. Father is not just a man. Frankly speaking, my father is not a man at all – he is a real superhero! There’s no other way I can explain his wonderful abilities to make me laugh when I’m sad, to interpret the most complicated things in simple terms and to love me like nobody can. Happy Father’s day!


34. “A father is a son’s first hero and a daughter’s first love.” — Unknown


35. “I have read a lot of superhero comics. But I am yet to find a superhero as strong and powerful as my daddy.” — unknown


36. The people who don’t believe in heroes haven’t met my dad.


37. Happy father’s day dear brother in law! You’re the best brother and a great friend. Happy fathers day to my best brother, who is like a papa and my true hero! Thank you for being there for me, you’re truly one of a kind! Happy fathers day to my beloved brother in law, I wish you all the happiness you deserve!


38. Happy Father’s Day to my superhero. You’ve been the most amazing dad a kid can ever have and I’m the luckiest daughter.


39. “A father is a teacher, a singer, a doctor, a lawyer & every heroic character to his son. But a son is only a son to a father.” ― Sajal Sazzad


40. Some people don’t believe in heroes, but they haven’t met my dad.


41. “Being a dad isn’t just about eating a huge bag of gummy bears as your wife gives birth. It means being comfortable with the word hero.” —Ryan Reynolds. Your stepdad can be your hero too—show him how much you care with these great Father’s Day gifts for stepdad.


42. “A son’s first hero is his dad.” — Unknown


43. “Some people don’t believe in heroes, but they haven’t met my dad.” —Unknown


44. Not all heroes wear capes. Happy birthday dad. Hope your special day is super like you.


45. A dad is a child’s first hero.


46. Your place can’t be taken in my heart and the special love I have for you can’t be taken by anyone else. You remain my first life hero and blessing. I miss you father. I hope you are in a better place.


47. No one can love a girl more than her father. Daddy, you were always my hero and always will be. Happy Father’s Day!


48. “My daddy was my hero—he was always there for me when I needed him”— Bindi Irwin RD.COM


49. “Happy father’s day brother. You truly are a superhero to your kids and a wonderful family man to us.”


50. Father’s Day is for all men who love with a father’s heart. —Linda Barnes


51. Just like how I was the apple of your eye, you were the balm to my soul. I miss you, dad.


52. I wasn't anything special as a father. But I loved them and they knew it.


53. “Mothers show their daughters how to become strong, fathers make them.”― Rafia Shujaat


54. “My father was an atheist, absent. He was a salesman; I was four years old when he told me that the end of life was death.” – Alejandro Jodorowsky


55. To the great, great, great dad in the world. You have been more than a dad or grandfather to me. Happy Father’s Day.


56. And I only hope when I have my own family that everyday I see a little more of my father in me.


57. Happy father’s day, daddy! I know you love me the most and that I know I am your favourite child.


58. You don’t become a father in one day but it is a gradual process of growth which starts well before you become one….. And I can see that you way of expressing love and taking care will definitely make you a great dad….. Happy Father’s Day to you.


59. 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.'


60. “A father shouldn’t have to think of his needs first and then accommodate the child’s needs.”


61. “ My dad left me one day without even saying goodbye.” – Unknown


62. “Your love can be seen in your actions. You are an amazing husband and dad to our children. Thank you for being in my life and loving me the way you do.”


63. “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


64. “Your father has charged me with keeping peace in Agrabah. That boy was a criminal.” — Jafar


65. “We are taught you must blame your father, your sisters, your brothers, the school, the teachers – but never blame yourself. It’s never your fault. But it’s always your fault, because if you wanted to change you’re the one who has got to change.” – Katharine Hepburn


66. You are a great example of why old is gold. I respect and admire you a lot. Wishing happy 80th birthday to my cut grandfather!


67. “My dad was a blue-collar man, so I understand the struggles that come with that. Now I’m out there trying to break down barriers for those who may face similar situations to my own.” –Carmelo Anthony


68. “You have to be a reliable and predictable, loving and available father for your daughter if you want your daughter to have a happy childhood.”


69. When anybody asks me what I want to be when I grow up, I tell them that no matter what I become, I want to be a man like my father. Happy father’s day, dear daddy.


70. My dad's my best mate, and he always will be.— Cher LloydRD.COM


71. “I am glad mom and dad didn’t listen when I said to take you back to the hospital. Happy birthday!”


72. “When a father gives to his son, both laugh; when a son gives to his father, both cry.” — Yiddish Proverb


73. “Holding my tears has been so difficult for me, especially because I have been thinking about you every second. My life has become colorless, and nothing seems special anymore. I hope to see you someday, daddy. I love you, dad.” —Unknown


74. “Being a single dad is tough, whenever I take my son to things like swimming or soccer lessons, all the mums join together in a clique and make me feel like a weirdo. I wish they’d understand it’s just as hard for us..” – Anonymous


75. “My father. . . said something that I will never forget. ‘Hana, everything that God made valuable in the world is covered and hard to get to. Where do you find diamonds? Deep down in the ground, covered and protected… Your body is sacred


76. “God blessed me with a second father like you and I’m thankful for it. Happy father’s day.”


77. “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


78. Happy birthday! If it weren’t for me, you would have stood a chance of being mom and dad’s favorite!


79. 67. “We’re about to outnumber mom and dad on (date).” – Perfect if this is your third pregnancy.


80. “It was my father who taught me to value myself. He told me that I was uncommonly beautiful and that I was the most precious thing in his life.” — Dawn French


81. The loss of my father was the most traumatic event in my life – I can’t forget the pain.” — Frank Lowy


82. Perhaps host and guest is really the happiest relation for father and son.


83. “You crossed my mind today. I don’t know why. Instead of feeling rage, heartache, or hate, I found myself smiling a little. Not because of you but because of me. I am a fatherless daughter that survived your failure. I’m moving forward, my life is better than yours, I am better than you, and you are missing out on something special.” – Cash


84. I love my daddy. My daddy’s everything. I hope I can find a man that will treat me as good as my dad.” — Lady Gaga


85. “It is a wise father that knows his own child.”


86. Your father and I are so proud of you! You will do great things, we know it!


87. I will always be a faithful son to you whether you are of royal blood or not, dad. It’s my joy to wish you a happy new age.


88. You welcomed me into your life, and allowed me to be your stepdad and your friend! Happy birthday, stepdaughter, I am so proud of you!


89. “My dad is awesome. But you know what they say, ‘Like father like daughter.’” — Unknown


90. “Thank you for being supportive of me in my battle with addiction. You are a true example of what hard work and dedication to sobriety can accomplish. You’re an amazing father, husband, and friend. Congratulations on 5 years, sober brother! Good luck on your race.”


91. I’m a father. That’s what matters most. Nothing matters more.


92. I pray to be a good servant to God, a father, a husband, a son, a friend, a brother, an uncle, a good neighbor, a good leader to those who look up to me, a good follower to those who are serving God and doing the right thing.


93. “You will forever remain alive in our hearts and memories, daddy, and though we are learning to live without you, we still miss you so much.” —Unknown


94. “My mother had a really bad childhood, and my father had a bad childhood, and I had a bad childhood; but I love my childhood. Even though it was bad, I love it. I feel like it’s taught me so much. And I feel like nothing can faze me, you know nothing in this world, nothing can surprise me, it might set me back, but only momentarily, only to spring back.”


95. No one is able to make the female a queen except her father… — Arab Proverb


96. To be as good as our fathers we must be better, imitation is not discipleship.


97. A loving stepfather like you shows that love goes far beyond the boundaries of simple concepts like biology. I can’t wait to spend another year with you as my dad.


98. “Robin was a great kid. Smarter than her father at eight years old. She liked the oddest things. Like the instructions for a toy more than the toy itself. The credits of a movie instead of the movie. The way something was written. An expression on my face.”


99. The bond and friendship that you two share is one like no other, and I know how proud you are of him. So today I want to wish you a very happy father’s day, because in the years to come, he will always be your little brother!


100. “Dear Lord, can you do me a favour? Would you hug my dad, place a kiss on his cheek, and tell him it’s from me?”


101. “I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father’s protection.” — Sigmund Freud


102. To my brother in law, I know that you were feeling down about things lately. Now that you’re a father yourself, I think it’s natural that there are moments when you feel like life just got away from you. From the bottom of my heart, I want to let you know how much I’ve enjoyed watching you grow over the years and how proud our family is of all that you have accomplished despite many obstacles along the way. I wish we lived closer so we could see each other more often, but please know that you have a place in all of our hearts no matter what distance separates us.


103. “There’s no quit in our family. Our dad was the chief proponent of that. [On the set] we were constantly telling each other. Stay true to the story. we know that we love each other. keep communication open. We knew how unique this was-you’re doing a movie that really could be put out there all over the world. and you’re telling this personal story about your family.” ~ Andrew Shue


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


105. Who’s smart and strong, who has happiness and discipline in the right blend? It’s gotta be my father, who is also my best friend. Love you daddy.


106. Thank You grandfather, for always saving me from mom and dad and loving me the most. Happy Father’s Day.


107. There’s nothing worse than a man that can be everything to everybody else. Except a father to their own child. – Unknown


108. “Father’s Day is so special to me, daddy, even though you will never again celebrate it with me. I will forever celebrate you as one of the greatest dads in the world.” —Unknown


109. Happy womb escape, King father. Being your offspring is such an honour. And I wish you all the best in life. I wish also that you live more than a centenary. Enjoy your day, dad.


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


111. You are a good friend, a wonderful father, and a loving husband. I hope you know that you are loved not just by me but by your whole family. Thanks for always bringing happiness wherever you go.


112. A father is neither an anchor to hold us back nor a sail to take us there, but a guiding light whose love shows us the way.


113. I can definitely say the older I've got the better I've become at being a dad and a husband.


114. “My father died many years ago, and yet when something special happens to me, I talk to him secretly not really knowing whether he hears, but it makes me feel better to half believe it.” — Natasha Josefowitz


115. When someone takes you on as their own when you’re not biologically their own, I think it is really special… My stepdad didn’t have to raise me. He wanted to.” – Jonathan Van Ness


116. ‘Until you have a son of your own, you will never know what that means. You will never know the joy beyond joy, the love beyond feeling that resonates in the heart of a father as he looks upon his son.’ – Kent Nerburn


117. Happy Father’s Day! You are a great father and I’m thankful to have an amazing brother in law.


118. “To be a father requires patience, love and giving up the ‘all about me’ attitude.” –Catherine Pulsifer


119. “He didn’t want to be an absentee father. He didn’t want to be like his own father, who thought being a provider was his only obligation to his family.”- Maya Banks


120. “You showed me the greatest love when you called me your daughter, and you gave me your biggest blessing when you called me a blessed child. I miss you, daddy.” —Unknown


121. “See? I’m almost as good as your father!” She said it in a shy way, laughing a little. I felt betrayed, but I didn’t know why. ”


122. “My father didn’t do anything unusual. He only did what dads are supposed to do—be there.” —Max Lucado


123. You welcomed me into your life, and allowed me to be your stepdad and your friend! Happy birthday, stepdaughter, I am so proud of you!


124. “I descended the steps of this fire escape for a last time and followed, from then on, in my father’s footsteps, attempting to find in motion what was lost in space. . . . I would have stopped, but I was pursued by something. . . . I pass the lighted window of a shop where perfume is sold. The window is filled with pieces of colored glass, tiny transparent bottles in delicate colors, like bits of a shattered rainbow. Then all at once my sister touches my shoulder. I turn around and look into her eyes. Oh, Laura, Laura, I tried to leave you behind me, but I am more faithful than I intended to be!”


125. The debt of gratitude we owe our mother and father goes forward, not backward. What we owe our parents is the bill presented to us by our children. - Nancy Friday


126. Encourage him as a great father on this special day. "You're the father of our children," is a great thing to write in his father's day card, particularly for new dads.


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


128. “A father is someone you look up to no matter how tall you grow.” —Unknown. Don’t forget to bookmark these Father’s Day gifts for first-time dads.


129. Cheers to an amazing dad! Hope you have the best birthday ever!


130. “When I got sober and was able to become a father and have a family, that was when some of the greatest lessons came.”


131. “A father is neither an anchor to hold us back, nor a sail to take us there, but a guiding light whose love shows us the way.” – Anonymous


132. “I remember how we laughed over petty things and how your ‘not so funny’ jokes often filled me with laughter. These are the memories that keep me growing. I miss you deeply from my heart, father.” —Unknown


133. Old as she was, she still missed her daddy sometimes. – Gloria Naylor


134. I feel like the luckiest kid in the world to have you as my father. No matter how old we are, you’ll always be my role model and the man I look up to whenever I’m lost in life.


135. Happy birthday to the best stepdad ever! You’re kind, caring, and funny, which makes you the perfect father in my eyes.


136. For my dad in Heaven on Father’s Day I miss you so much, Dad. Not just today but everyday.


137. Happy birth anniversary, my king father. I wish you all the joy in the world. I hope that every good thing comes to you. May you always have a cheerful heart. I love you, dad.


138. “How do you expect me to cope up with the grief of your death when you were the only person who understood me for what I was and not for what I could be? I miss you, dad.” —Unknown


139. Thank you, daddy, for our happy childhood,


140. My dear father! You contributed a lot to my development as a person. Only due to you, I’ve learnt to be a real man, to respect moral values and dignity. I’m really grateful to you for everything. Congratulations on Father’s day!


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


142. Happy birthday to my father and king. May your humility and glory never be a thing of yesterday. Many more years shall you live in good health and glory.


143. “Many say fathers are like boats who hold us back when needed and sail along when the current is right. But my father is a lighthouse. His love always makes sure we go the right way.” — unknown


144. “Respect to all moms doing double duty because of men failing to do their part as dads.” – John Mark Green


145. “Of course, losing my father was traumatic. I was an only child. But from the time my father died, my general theme in life has been to turn adversity into opportunity.” – Thomas G. Stemberg


146. My darling father, you mean the world to me. I promise to always hold you in high esteem when your crown is down and behind the glare of the world. Happy birth anniversary, sir.


147. “Daddy’s in the army, there’s a war in Vietnam. Mama kept us going with her sewing and a prayer. It’s hard to be a family when your daddy’s missing.” – Crowell Church


148. I think that my strong determination for justice comes from the very strong, dynamic personality of my father. I have rarely ever met a person more fearless and courageous than my father. The thing that I admire most about my dad is his genuine Christian character. He is a man of real integrity, deeply committed to moral and ethical principles. He is conscientious in all of his undertakings. If I had a problem, I could always call Daddy.


149. From father-daughter dances to walking you down the aisle, my time with you has gone by too quickly. You are a truly cherished daughter who will forever remain a little girl in my heart.


150. “A good father is always standing behind his daughter’s back.”


151. “My mother groaned, my father wept, into the dangerous world I leapt.” — William Blake


152. “Happy Father’s day. We admire the way you take care of your children. May your fatherhood be filled with happiness, peace, and success.”


153. I miss my dad a lot. I miss his advice and I miss his voice and I miss his hugs.


154. “Fundy needs a dad. For sure. And I need to make up for what I did. I gotta make up for what I did. ” – Wilbur Soot


155. “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, Go Set a Watchman


156. “This is the price you pay for having a great father. You get the wonder, the joy, the tender moments – and you get the tears at the end, too.” – Harlan Coben


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


158. My father gave me my dreams. Thanks to him, I could see a future.


159. Hey, stepdad! My life has improved so much since you came into it. Thank you for being a great role model for me and inspiring me to live my life better.


160. It hurts to know you are not here anymore. I can’t help but smile at all the memories and great times we had. I’m glad I hugged you every chance I had. Till we meet again dad, I love you.


161. “The only thing worse than a deadbeat dad is a woman who supports him.”


162. “Life doesn’t come with an instruction book—that’s why we have fathers.” —H. Jackson Brown, Jr.


163. “I look forward to father’s day the same way I look forward to doing my taxes.”


164. Happy birthday, dear king father. I wish more than anything that you live long in good health, gratitude, and wholeness. Have a lovely and unforgettable celebration.


165. “You can’t be a king until you’ve made yourself; Until you’ve done something. And I’ve accomplished my goals that made me a man. Now I feel like I’m a man, now I set out goals to make me a king. Not a king of anyone else but me. Nobody else is under my rule but me. I made my self into a king, now I need a queen to be happy so I can be a teacher and a father, I can’t be that until I find a queen-So I’m stuck in limbo.”


166. My dad used to say, You wouldn’t worry so much about what people thought of you if you knew how seldom they did.


167. Being an autism dad is extremely hard, but it’s not impossible. It means working harder than you ever have at anything else, but when you see that first smile from your child, you realize it was all worth it.


168. To her, the name of father was another name for love.” – Fanny Fern


169. “If she could put the hollow ache that haunts her into words, she would tell him “I miss the father you never were.” – John Mark Green


170. A real man can be whatever he wants: he can be a pilot, an engineer, a programmer and so on. But the best thing a man can be is a great father. And I’m really happy to have the best father in the world!


171. It’s grand to have someone like you in our family! Happy Father’s Day Grandad!


172. Is there any place on Earth that smells better than a laundromat? It’s like a rainy Sunday when you don’t have to get out from under your covers, or like lying back on the grass your father’s just mowed – comfort food for your nose. – Jodi Picoult


173. Being a father of a child with autism is an incredible challenge that presents both unique and difficult challenges, but it’s also one of the most rewarding roles you could ever play.


174. “A son needs his father at every situation he faces in present, and a father needs his son at every situation he faces for his son in past.” – Nishan Panwar


175. “Big bro, hope you have an extraordinary father’s day. Best wishes!”


176. A father’s smile has been known to light up a child’s entire day.


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


178. A father’s smile has been known to light up a child’s entire day.


179. “Almost anyone can be a father. But my father has taught me what it takes for his son to call him daddy lovingly.” — unknown


180. Before going through my daily activities every day, I create time to stare at your pictures and it gives me hope that I have you as my guardian angel. You are deeply missed, father.


181. “It’s not easy being a mother. If it were, fathers would do it.”


182. When you’re an autism dad, you’re never off duty. You are always on call, and even when you have nothing to do as a parent, you either have something to worry about or something to prepare for.


183. “My dad is not here, but he is watching his daughter every day from heaven. I miss him so much that I don’t like to do anything without him.” —Unknown


184. I'm a strong person, I'm a strong family man, I'm a strong husband and a strong father.


185. “Whenever your birthday or other holidays come around, I feel your absence so acutely. Life has never been the same since you left daddy and your cute daughter thinks about you every time, I miss you so much.” —Unknown


186. “For my dad in Heaven on Father’s Day I miss you so much, Dad. Not just today but everyday.”


187. “You don’t think I had it in me to my father to grow?” – Maya Hart


188. “The difference between a ‘man’ and a ‘father’ is that the former shares his genes, but latter gives his life.” ―Craig D. Lounsbrough


189. You’re the best dad in the world. Keep spreading your positivity; on your birthday, I officially give you a pass to make unlimited dad jokes.


190. 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.


191. “No matter who I get married to, my father will always be my first love.” — unknown


192. How do you expect me to cope up with the grief your death, when you were the only person who understood me for what I was and not for what I could be? I miss you, dad.


193. A great father makes his family feel so blessed. —Diana Manning


194. “Blue-collar dads have taught us that there’s nothing more important than family and that nothing beats hard work.” –José Andrés


195. “My grandfather once told me that there were two kinds of people: those who do the work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was much less competition. ” – Indira Gandhi


196. Everyone needs a father. A small baby needs strong father’s arms to hold it tight. A girl needs a father to feel like a beautiful princess. A boy needs a father to learn how to be a real knight. A mother needs a father to raise their kids in happiness and harmony. Happy Father’s day!


197. It's an ongoing joy being a dad.


198. “I should have held the father more responsible.”


199. “When I die, I want to die like my grandfather who died peacefully in his sleep. Not screaming like all the passengers in his car.”


200. Dear dad, you’re the head of the family, beloved husband of our mum and a granddad for our children. How do you manage to play so many roles excellently? We won’t stop admiring you ever. Happy father’s day!


201. “If a man cannot be a father to his own child, there is nothing worse than that.”


202. “A bad father has never a good son.”


203. “A daughter needs a dad to be the standard against which she will judge all men.” — unknown


204. “One of the things about being a boy, especially growing up without a father, is you really don’t have that Role Model to teach you how to do things.” – Art Alexakis


205. “A father is a man who expects his children to be as good as he meant to be.”


206. You made growing up fun. Thanks, dad, for all your love!


207. Being an autism dad is a great responsibility. It is a job that takes a lot of hard work and love. To be a good father, you need to love your children with all your heart. Help them learn the important things in life like how to be kind and loving, who God made each one of us to be, and how much He loves us even in our brokenness.


208. “What I want to do is form a society in which we can raise ourselves; so we can become our own father figures and the big homies can become their father figures and then you grow up then it’s your turn to be a father figure to another young brother. That’s where I want to start.”


209. “Your daughter wants your guidance and support; she wants and needs a strong bond with you. And, as all successful fathers know, you need a strong bond with her.” – Meg Meeker


210. This is the price you pay for having a great father. You get the wonder, the joy, the tender moments – and you get the tears at the end, too.” — Harlan Coben


211. “My mom and dad always tried to make Christmas special for us. We were poor, but it’s funny because we had no idea.” – Johnny Mathis


212. “One of the greatest gifts I’ve ever gotten came from God. I call him daddy.”


213. I cannot tell you how much I love you, dad. You have sacrificed so much for us and I can never be able to match up to that ever in my life. I love you so much, daddy.


214. Just one last chance, I wish I could get to hug you. Then I would hold you tight and never let go. I miss you, dad.


215. “When my father didn't have my hand, he had my back.”—Linda PoindexterRD.COM


216. Happy cake day, King father. You’ve been the best dad ever. I wish you a lifetime of health, wealth, and bliss. I love you forever.


217. My father didn’t do anything unusual. He only did what dads are supposed to do—be there.


218. “I love my daddy. My daddy’s everything. I hope I can find a man that will treat me as good as my dad.” — Lady Gaga


219. To the world’s greatest father: you make me laugh, you buy me clothes and you keep me fed. So I guess it’s fair to spoil you this one day of the year! Happy Birthday, dad!


220. “The best fathers have the softest, sweetest hearts. In other words, great dads are real marshmallows.” – Richelle E. Goodrich


221. One of the greatest titles in the world is parent, and one of the biggest blessings in the world is to have parents to call mom and dad.


222. Thanks for teaching me some of the best things I know, daddy. I would have learned everything from you had I paid more attention. But i was just a kid back then! Happy father’s day!


223. This void that your death left is like a gaping wound and no amount of balm can completely heal it. I miss you so much, daddy.


224. A father’s love is like an evergreen: steady and strong, weathering all seasons… —Keely Chace


225. My daughter doesn't have any daddy issues. But I guarantee her boyfriends will.


226. “"My father didn't do anything unusual. He did what dads are supposed to do—be there.”— Max LucadoRD.COM


227. Happy birthday to a dad who is only slightly embarrassed that he created me.


228. I promise I'll tell you if you start turning into your mother/father if you do the same for me.


229. Everyone keeps telling me that I look like my mother. But I want to tell them that as wonderful as my mother is, I want to grow up to be like my father. I want to be like the strong and wonderful person that he is. Thank you for being a wonderful daddy to me, daddy.


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


231. “No one in this world can love a girl more than her father.” —Michael Ratnadeepak. Show him how much you care with one of these Father’s Day gifts from daughters.


232. “I was born and raised in East Los Angeles by a single mom who had three biological kids and adopted four more. I never met my dad.” – Will.I.Am


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


234. “A father needs to be the standard against which she will judge all men.” – Gregory E.


235. Autism dad has a hard time. He is always worried and nervous. As the eyes of others are on him, he does not know how to deal with them.


236. I know I’m the coolest dad because I allow you to party on such a special day ONLY. Ha! Happy birthday, daughter.


237. “To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter.” — Euripides


238. “My dad explained it to me: Grandpa had told him some of the same stories when he was a kid, and they weren’t lies, exactly, but exaggerated version of the truth.”


239. “Only a brother can love like a father, annoy like a sister, care like a mother, and support like a friend. I love you, my Brother.”


240. If you are part of Christ’s own body, your sins evoke his deepest heart, his compassion and pity. He “takes part with you”—that is, he’s on your side. He sides with you against your sin, not against you because of your sin. He hates sin. But he loves you. We understand this, says Goodwin, when we consider the hatred a father has against a terrible disease afflicting his child—the father hates the disease while loving the child. Indeed, at some level the presence of the disease draws out his heart to his child all the more.


241. “I feel like I put my personal life on hold as a single dad, but I only get one chance with my daughter..” – Anonymous


242. “My father didn’t tell me how to live. He lived, and let me watch him do it.” – Clarence Budington Kelland


243. I was raised by my father; I was daddy's girl.


244. “A blue collar dad understands the value of contentment and hard work, teaching his children to rely on their skills and talents to achieve success.” – Unknown


245. “One of the best things about you turning 16 is knowing that you can now run errands for me! I am so happy to now have my very own personal assistant! Happy birthday! Mom and dad love you.”


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


247. A father’s job is not to teach his daughter how to be a lady. It’s to teach her how a lady should be treated. – Unknown


248. ”Respect to all mums doing double duty because of men failing to do their part as dads.” – John Mark Green


249. “Cuando peques, arrepiéntete por completo. Vuelve a odiar el pecado. Conságrate de nuevo al Espíritu Santo y Sus caminos puros. Pero rechaza el susurro del diablo de que el corazón tierno de Dios por ti se ha vuelto un poco más frío, un poco más rígido. Él no se inquieta por tu pecaminosidad, sino que Su mayor decepción son tus tibios pensamientos sobre Su corazón. Cristo murió para mostrarte el amor de Dios.”


250. Being a good dad starts with being a good man. —Paul Treacy


251. “Any food can have a child. That doesn’t make you a father. It’s the courage to raise a child that makes you a father.” – Barack Obama


252. “I don’t travel with them, but they can’t be missing in my home. There have to always be dominoes. I used to play with my family—dad, my grandpa, my uncles.”


253. “I used to carry my father’s Bible and put it on the pulpit so he could preach.” —Mr. T


254. I wish I could be there to enjoy this wonderful Father’s Day with you! It’s okay, we’ll have lots of those. I love you endlessly, and I’m beyond grateful for everything that you do for me, dad. Happy Father’s Day.


255. “A little girl giggles when she is denied an ice cream by her mother. She knows daddy will get her some later.” — Unknown


256. “Thanks for supporting me in time when I really needed the care and affection of a fatherly figure. Happy Father’s Day.”


257. “My father’s death from prostate cancer in 1993 was tragic. He never complained about pain. He was a fighter.” — Zoe Wanamaker


258. “My diet plan: Make all of my friend’s cupcakes. The father they get, the thinner I look!”


259. Happy Father’s Day daddy and I want you to know that I miss you so much and think about you always.


260. “I have an excellent father, his strength is making me stronger.” – Taylor Swift


261. “Dear absent father from the mother of a dadyless daughter..i just want to say ..Thank you and you are welcome!” – Anonymous


262. It is such a delight to see a small baby call you “DAD”…. From being a loving husband, you have now got promoted to a father and we are so happy to see you make the most impressive dad…. Warm wishes to you on Father’s Day.


263. “A bad father never has a good son.” – Latin Proverb


264. “Treat your superior as a father, your equal as a brother, and your inferior as a son.” – Persian proverb


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


266. “I think a dad has to make his daughter feel that he’s genuinely interested in what she’s going through.” – Harry Connick, Jr.


267. “A bad father has never a good son.”- Latin Proverb


268. My name is Inigo Montoya, you killed my father, prepare to die!


269. A father is neither an anchor to hold us back nor a sail to take us there, but a guiding light whose love shows us the way.—UnknownRD.COM


270. My father said there were two kinds of people in the world: givers and takers. The takers may eat better, but the givers sleep better. —Marlo Thomas


271. Right from the time when you held me in your arms to the day when you saw me off for my first day in school, I am holding today on the beautiful memories that have made me the person I am today. I miss you, dad.


272. “As old as she was..She still missed her daddy sometimes.”


273. “And my dad drilled it in my head, you know, ‘If you want it bad enough, and you’re willing to make the sacrifices, you can do it. But first, you have to believe in yourself. ’” – Jennie Finch


274. Your departure has created a vacuum that could never be filled easily. I miss you so much and time can’t heal the pain of how much I wish to be with you. Till we meet again dad, I love you.


275. ‘If dad is the cake, you are the icing on top! Thanks for making every day that little bit sweeter. Happy Birthday, Mom! Love from your child.’


276. A true friend cares like a mom, scolds like a dad, teases like a sister, irritates like a brother, and loves more than a lover.


277. “Hey “dad” I did it without you.” – Anonymous


278. “Happy father’s day to my little brother! Warm thoughts of you are filling my mind and my heart. You’re a great dad!”


279. “Your absence is felt, dear dad. I never thought you would leave this early. Now all I have is memories of all the things we did together. I will hold that closer than everything else. Gone too soon but never to be forgotten.”


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


281. “A father is neither an anchor to hold us back, nor a sail to take us to our destination. He is a guiding light to help lead the way for us.”


282. The greatest mark of a father is how he treats his children when no one is looking.


283. Ugh, you are so cute it’s killing me! I am pretty sure that I asked mom and dad for a younger brother and not a younger sister, but since you are so adorable, I will let it slide. Happy birthday to my annoying cute little sister!


284. “My father didn’t do anything unusual. He only did what dads are supposed to do—be there.” —Max Lucado


285. “As a father, you want the best for your son, quite obviously. You want to create the best memories for your son.” — Bill Goldberg


286. An absent father needs to realize his child’s needs before it is too late. – Unknown


287. I'm a strong person, I'm a strong family man, I'm a strong husband and a strong father. - David Beckham


288. There’s one thing I’m strongly convinced: Father’s day was established in your honour, dear dad! You are the greatest dad ever and I’m really proud to be your son/daughter. Congratulations on the holiday!


289. “Loyalty of the law-making power to the executive power was one of the dangers the political fathers foretold. ” — Garet Garrett


290. “I hope the fathers and mothers of little girls will look at them and say ‘yes, women can.’” — Dilma Rousseff


291. “You’re such an amazing father and I hope you have an amazing Father’s Day my friend. You deserve it.”


292. “I descended the steps of this fire escape for a last time and followed, from then on, in my father’s footsteps, attempting to find in motion what was lost in space. . . . I would have stopped, but I was pursued by something. . . . I pass the lighted window of a shop where perfume is sold. The window is filled with pieces of colored glass, tiny transparent bottles in delicate colors, like bits of a shattered rainbow. Then all at once my sister touches my shoulder. I turn around and look into her eyes. Oh, Laura, Laura, I tried to leave you behind me, but I am more faithful than I intended to be!”


293. There's no shame in fear, my father told me, what matters is how we face it.


294. Hey dad! I know i am not there at home to make your day special, but i am celebrating it here. You and mum are always with me. Happy father’s day, daddy!


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


296. Happy father’s day, love you!


297. Happy birth anniversary, my king father. I wish you all the joy in the world. I hope that every good thing comes to you. May you always have a cheerful heart. I love you, dad.


298. ‘It takes a strong mom to be a father too.’


299. When I was a child, all problems had ended with a single word from my father. A smile from him was sunshine, his scowl a bolt of thunder. He was smart, and generous, and honorable without fail. He could exile a trespasser, check my math homework, and fix the leaky bathroom sink, all before dinner. For the longest time, I thought he was invincible. Above the petty problems that plagued normal people. And now he was gone.” — Rachel Vincent


300. “The best fathers have the softest, sweetest hearts. In other words, great dads are real marshmallows.” – Richelle E. Goodrich


301. I always knew that you’d make a fantastic dad. So glad to say, “I told you so!”


302. The autism dad journey is not for the faint of heart. It requires you to be present, open and vulnerable with your son each step of the way. And yet it also requires that you embrace your role as a courageous warrior in the epic fight for compassion and understanding for children on the spectrum.


303. (Insert husbands name) is going to be a daddy and I’m pretty sure it’s mine.


304. There’s this girl who stole my heart, and she calls me dad. Happy birthday!


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


306. We are going to be the best mom and dad in the world.


307. “I am a princess not because I have a prince, but because my father is a king.” – Unknown


308. Mom and dad, thank you for bringing such a wonderful gift to the world; which is me. Happy birthday to me.


309. “A blue collar dad’s greatest success come from watching his children succeed and live the life they dream of.” – Unknown


310. You’ve been the best second dad anyone could ever hope for. Happy birthday.


311. “The psychological absence of fathers can be nearly as devastating as physical absence. When fathers are alive but not a predictable presence actively participating in their daughter’s lives the relationship becomes a permanent maybe.” – Victoria Secunda


312. “Leaning against my father, the sadness finally broke open inside me, hollowing out my heart and leaving me bleeding. My feet felt rooted in the dirt. There were more than two bodies buried here. Pieces of me that I didn’t even know were under the ground. Pieces of dad, too.”


313. “By the time a man realizes that his father was right, he has a son who thinks he’s wrong.”– Charles Wadsworth


314. Mothers play an important role as the heart of the home, but this in no way lessens the equally important role fathers should play, as head of the home, in nurturing, training, and loving their children.


315. “It doesn’t matter who my father was; it matters who I remember he was.” – Anne Sexton


316. I wish I could grow up to be a person like you. But more than that, I think I want to be a father like you. You’re an amazing father, daddy, don’t let anyone tell you otherwise.


317. “"My father didn't do anything unusual. He did what dads are supposed to do—be there.”— Max LucadoRD.COM


318. The greatest thing a father can do for his daughter is to love her mother.


319. I feel loved, I feel cared for, and I feel blessed. And that’s because of you, dad. Happy father’s day, daddy!


320. “There should be an anti-father day. A bad dad’s day, that way I could truly say, ‘you are the best.'”


321. “ Before it’s too late, an absent father should realize the needs of his child” – Unknown


322. You are a great example of why old is gold. I respect and admire you a lot. Wishing happy 80th birthday to my cut grandfather!


323. A dad has arms to lift high, a heart to love, shoulders to support, a smile to reassure, a hand of blessing to send you out into the world, a warm embrace to welcome you back home. —Keely Chace


324. Happy birth anniversary, my king father. I wish you all the joy in the world. I hope that every good thing comes to you. May you always have a cheerful heart. I love you, dad.


325. “Having kids doesn’t make you a father. Raising them does.”


326. “No love is greater than that of a father for his son.” — Dan Brown, Angels & Demons


327. “My father and I were close once. In Jamaica, and even after we moved here, we were inseparable. Most times it felt like me and my dad—the Dreamers—against my mom and my brother—the Non-Dreamers...I listened to his stories about how our life would be after he became famous. I listened long after my mom and brother had stopped listening.”


328. “You are a blessing in my life! I am very lucky to have you. You are the best husband and the most loving father. I love you so much.”


329. “I wish I could be a brother like you to our younger siblings. Happy father’s day.”


330. Days might fade and years might pass, but I will always be daddy’s princess. You taught me most of the things I know, and instilled values in us. Nothing and nobody could ever replace you. Always thinking about you, dad.


331. I have the best father in the world cause I got the most caring and loving king as my dad. May your new age bring you good tidings. Happy birth anniversary to my father.


332. “ I can proudly say that I did it without you, dad.”- Unknown


333. “One must balance being a good provider and a father who is there for his children.” –Anonymous


334. “There’s no perfect way to be a father but you can do your best, give your daughter the best of you and protect her so she never doubts your love.”


335. “I think I will keep the gremlin, thank you very much.” Techno and Wilbur began to complain that their dad took Tommy when Phil interrupted them. “And I think I remember asking two certain boys if they could make dinner tonight. I wonder who they could be?”


336. “My father didn’t tell me how to live. He lived, and let me watch him do it.” — Clarence Budington Kelland


337. “I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.” – Alexander the Great


338. "I learned many great lessons from my father, not the least of which, was that you can fail at what you don’t want so you might as well take a chance on doing what you love.”


339. “An absent father needs to realize his child’s needs before it’s too late.”


340. “You may be my father, but you’ll never be my dad. So don’t waltz into my life like you’ve been there all along.”


341. "The father is always a Republican toward his son, and his mother’s always a Democrat.”


342. Happy birthday, dad. I wish you favourable experiences as a king. May you not grow weak and may you find reasons to be full of gratitude always. Enjoy your day.


343. “Dear dad, your place is in my heart will never be replaced or taken by anyone else. You always took care of me and always made me feel special. You will always be the best mentor in my life! I miss you, daddy. I hope you are in a better place.” —Unknown


344. I am so blessed to be your daughter. Thank you for all the love you have shown me. Thank you for teaching me what anyone couldn’t have. I promise never to fail you. Happy birth anniversary to my king father.


345. “A father is someone you look up to no matter how tall you grow.” —Unknown. Don’t forget to bookmark these Father’s Day gifts for first-time dads.


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


347. “Happy birthday to mom and dad’s second favorite child.”


348. I am very sorry to hear about the loss of your dad. Please accept my condolences. God rest his soul in peace.


349. Wish you were here with me, today on Father’s Day. Of all the gifts in life however great or small. To have you as my dad, was the greatest gift of all.


350. “You must be a pretty good father to have such a great son. Happy Father’s Day Dad!”


351. I keep thinking about you even though it pains because you were the best dad any person could have. I could do anything just to rest in your arms one more time. I miss you more than anything else.


352. Today is all about you, dad! Enjoy, because tomorrow it’s back to the rest of us.


353. Your dad was a kind man and a true gentleman, he always put others before himself. He will undoubtedly be missed.


354. I remember your last moment on earth, you were warm and so calm even at the point of death, you remain the peaceful kind of person you are. You are a rare gem. I miss you deeply father.


355. “To her the name of father was another name for love.” – Fanny Fern


356. “Hopefully we were all daddy’s little girl. He was and hopefully still is wrapped around our little finger. Not to take advantage of more just for the comfort of knowing he is there.” – Violette DeSantis


357. Every child with autism is unique and beautiful. When the world closes off, they are the only ones who can show them another way to live. The best thing that dads of autistic children can do for themselves is to follow their own interests and passions.


358. “It’s not easy being a mother. If it were easy, fathers would do it.” ~ Dorothy


359. “A girl might learn an ocean of wisdom from her mother but having her father’s presence is one part of the equation that should never be compromised.”


360. “Happy father’s day! Here’s hoping you get another awesome tie this year. My brother, the snappy dresser!”


361. I never knew that being fatherless would make me feel so aimless, worthless, powerless, heartless and helpless. I miss you, dad.


362. One day you will actually become a father and I am sure you will make the best dad because the way you treat me and take care of me, you will make the most amazing father ever….. Wishing you a very Happy Father’s Day.


363. “Lo que estoy tratando de decir en este capítulo es que el corazón de Cristo no solo cura nuestros sentimientos de rechazo con Su abrazo, no solo corrige nuestra percepción de Su dureza con una visión de Su bondad, y no solo cambia nuestra suposición de Su distanciamiento con una comprensión de Su compasión por nosotros, sino que también cura nuestra soledad con Su compañía.”


364. “There should be an anti father’s day. A bad dad’s day. That way I could truly say “you are the best.”


365. A real man loves his wife, and places his family as the most important thing in life. Nothing has brought me more peace and content in life than simply being a good husband and father.


366. Having you in my life has made all the difference in the world to me. Thanks, for raising me the way you did. Happy father’s day to a wonderful dad!


367. “I wish I could spend more time with you while you were still alive. I wish I could prove to the whole world how much you meant to me. One thing is clear though, I will forever miss you, dad.” —Unknown


368. “Fathers and daughters have a special bond. She is always daddy’s little girl.” – Richard L. Ratliff


369. Ron : [taking a selfie with Barney's family] Old women. Not trending. Widowed dads, downer! Enhance and post!


370. “Happy father’s day to my little brother! Warm thoughts of you are filling my mind and my heart. You’re a great dad!”


371. God puts a little extra love in a grandfather’s heart. —Keion Jackson


372. “It is not flesh and blood but the heart which makes us father and daughter.”


373. To the great, great, great dad in the world. You have been more than a dad or grandfather to me. Happy Father’s Day.


374. "It takes one rad mama to be a father too.”- Unknown


375. “I may have taught you to become a good student, good citizen, good sportsperson and a good mate. But you my son, have taught me the most important thing of all – how to become an amazing father. Happy birthday.”


376. So happy to have the occasion to tell you how much I love and appreciate you, dad! You’ve been with me when I was down, when I was happy, when I cried after my heart got broken for the first time. You are the best father in the world. Love you.


377. “If there’s one thing I really want for my birthday, that is for the mining company not to mine my daddy’s reserve.” — Bindi Irwin


378. “Boy: My father’s name is LAUGHING and my mother’s name is SMILING.


379. When your father is absent, you have to believe in yourself. – Unknown


380. The day I visited my father’s grave was the best day of my life. It made me realize that no matter how old you are, or what’s happened in the past, it’s never too late to change the way you think about things.


381. “When fathers struggle with being authentic, they leave muddy footprints on little girls’ hearts.” – Tina Samples


382. “A letter to the father who don’t know how awesome I am.”


383. “My parents were divorced and I didn’t grow up with my father, but I spent a lot of time around him, and his influence on me has been profound.” – Laura Linney


384. “It is not flesh and blood but the heart which makes us fathers and sons.” — Johann Schiller


385. “My father and I were close once. In Jamaica, and even after we moved here, we were inseparable. Most times it felt like me and my dad—the Dreamers—against my mom and my brother—the Non-Dreamers...I listened to his stories about how our life would be after he became famous. I listened long after my mom and brother had stopped listening.”


386. “Why do people marry versions of their controlling mothers? Or absent fathers? To have a shot at righting old wrongs”. – Blake Crouch


387. Happy Father’s Day to the most amazing dad, extraordinary husband and my best friend! Thank you for showing us that we are loved and protected every single day. We will do the same for you.


388. Behind every great daughter is a truly amazing dad.


389. “A daughter is a rainbow — a curve of light through scattered mist that lifts the spirit with her prismatic presence. Is a shadow — a reminder of something brilliant ducking out of sight, too easily drawn away. She is an aria, swelling within the concern chamber, an echo reverberating across a miniature sea. She is a secret, whispered, a hint of what we cannot know until it finds us. She is a sliver of her father, a shard of her mother. A daughter is a promise, kept.” — Ellen Hopkins, Triangles


390. “My father gave me my dreams. Thanks to him, I could see a future.” —Liza Minnelli


391. “My family was blue collar, a middle-class kind of thing. My father was born in Detroit, Italian-American. My mother is English. She acted on the stage with Diana Dors. Her parents were French.” – Lorraine Bracco


392. “My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me.”- Jim Valvano


393. Cody honored his Grandfather's memory by writing this poem about him. Cody's Grandpa is only one of the many Canadians who fought in the wars so that all of us would have our freedom - men who should be forever remembered and honored. Catherine Pulsifer, My Thoughts on Remembrance Day


394. “A big piece of my heart lives in heaven and he is my dad. Happy Father’s Day Dad!!!”


395. My father taught me everything except how to live without him. Happy Fathers’ Day to Dad in heaven.


396. For every dream that has taken flight, there’s a father who believed. — Jennifer Fujita


397. “I’m so grateful to have a dad who’s always there for me – especially when I need money. Happy Father’s Day”


398. “It’s the greatest love affair of my life, with this baby. I’m a single mom, [but] his dad is amazing and in his life. I don’t feel alone. Babies attract love…They attract people who love them.” — Minnie Driver


399. "My father was an airline pilot, so we traveled more spontaneously than a lot of families. On a Thursday, we could decide to go somewhere like Barbados the next day for a long weekend.” — Chris Hadfield


400. Happy birthday to the best [mother/father] anyone could ask for. Thank you for everything you’ve done and continue to do. Sending you lots of love on your special day!


401. “If I had one more chance to have you here with me today, daddy, I would do things differently. Every day I would tell you how much you mean to me. I miss you so much.” —Unknown


402. “Softball player a girl who, once steps onto the field, is transformed from daddy’s little girl into a fierce, unrelenting competitor who will stop at nothing in order to win a game. Characteristically with dirt all across her face, ratted sweaty hair, bloody knees, and dirt-stained socks and uniform. She’s a diligent hard worker who knows the real meaning of teamwork, spirit and fearing nothing. Contradictorily she personifies all of this while she still wears cute, colour coordinated hair ribbons and sleeve straps.”


403. Only a sweet brother-in-law like you can become such an inspiring father…. You are extremely caring, loving and affectionate and we are all sure that your children will be your reflection….Warm wishes to you on Father’s Day.


404. “Mom pointed her chopsticks at me. ‘You see?’ she said. ‘Right there. That’s exactly what I’m saying. You’re way too easily embarrassed. Your father and I are who we are. Accept it.’


405. Español: ¡Felicidades! ¡¡¡Vas a ser la mamá más increíble!!!


406. Happy womb escape, King father. Being your offspring is such an honour. And I wish you all the best in life. I wish also that you live more than a centenary. Enjoy your day, dad.


407. “One thing my dad told me was, never let your woman know when you’re are insecure.” – Juice WRLD


408. A father is neither an anchor to hold us back, nor a sail to take us there, but a guiding light whose love shows us the way.”


409. Happy birthday to my little girl! You're a woman now, but today I'm remembering your little pigtails and funny comments to me and your dad. Hope you have a happy day!


410. Happy Father’s Day to the best brother in law in the world. Thank you for being such a great dad and role model to your boys. You will forever be missed, but never forgotten. Love, The Miller Family


411. Fathers know best. But grandfathers know bester. —Bill Gray


412. “Because my father was absent on naval duty, my mother suffered me to do as much as I pleased.”- John James Audubon


413. Dad, you taught me to chase after my dreams, and that's by far the greatest gift you've ever given me—next to being my father.


414. “You are the best leader in my life. happy father’s day, big brother.”


415. “Happy Father’s Day to the coolest, funniest, most loving father-in-law out there! Love you!”


416. “My dad was my best friend and greatest role model. He was an amazing dad, coach, mentor, soldier, husband, and friend.” – Tiger Woods


417. “You can not die of grief, though it feels as if you can. A heart does not actually break, though sometimes your chest aches as if it is breaking. Grief dims with time. It is the way of things. There comes a day when you smile again, and you feel like a traitor. How dare I feel happy. How dare I be glad in a world where my father is no more. And then you cry fresh tears, because you do not miss him as much as you once did, and giving up your grief is another kind of death.” ― Laurell K. Hamilton


418. Son, brother, father, lover, friend. There is room in the heart for all the affections, as there is room in heaven for all the stars. - Victor Hugo


419. “Sons are born to make their fathers better men.” – Mekael Shane


420. 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.”


421. “A child will always want his or her father to be around.” – Anonymous


422. Dear grandfather, you are a father figure to me even before my dad and I love you the most. Happy Father’s Day.


423. I feel like the luckiest kid in the world to have you as my father. No matter how old we are, you’ll always be my role model and the man I look up to whenever I’m lost in life.


424. A loving stepfather like you shows that love goes far beyond the boundaries of simple concepts like biology. I can’t wait to spend another year with you as my dad.


425. “Old as she was, she still missed her daddy sometimes.” — Gloria Naylor


426. “My father taught me that one of the most important abilities in life is to be able to take the pain and persevere, and for years this lesson had served me well.” ― Yanni


427. On Father’s Day, I want to thank you for being a great father figure to my kids. Your presence has been a blessing in their lives and thank you for always being there for them!


428. I had always looked up to you for everything…. You have been a great brother and now you make the best dad in the world…. I had never thought that you would make such an awesome father to your kids…. I am really proud of you…. Happy Father’s Day my brother.


429. “One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.” —George Herbert. Show dad just how much you care by making one of these DIY Father’s Day gifts.


430. It doesn't matter who my father was. It matters who I remember he was. –Anne SextonRD.COM


431. I feel very safe with you in my life, father. You are the armour I never had because I know you will always protect me no matter what. Thank you for being there for me, daddy. Now and always.


432. “With sons and fathers, there's an inexplicable connection and imprint that your father leaves on you.” — Brad Pitt


433. “There's two things I know for sure: She was sent here from heaven and she's daddy's little girl.” — Bob Carlisle, “Butterfly Kisses”


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


435. “There’s really no point in having children if you’re not going to be home enough to father them.”


436. “Whenever your birthday or other holidays come around, I feel your absence so acutely. Life has never been the same since you left daddy and your cute daughter thinks about you every time, I miss you so much.” —Unknown


437. I think Romeo and Juliet is uplifting. That’s how much a son wishes to avenge his father. That is how much two young people can love each other.” – Ben Kingsley


438. My father didn’t do anything unusual. He only did what dads are supposed to do—be there.


439. “Shall I tell you the secret of true love? her father once asked her. A friend of mine liked to tell me that women love flowers. He had many flirtations, but he never found a wife. Do you know why? Because women may love flowers, but only one woman loves the scent of gardenias in late summer that remind her of her grandmother's porch. Only one woman loves apple blossoms in a blue cup. Only one woman loves wild geraniums.


440. “Any man can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a dad.”—Anne GeddesRD.COM


441. Treat your superior as a father, your equal as a brother, and your inferior as a son. Persian proverb


442. I visited my dad’s grave and cried the whole way home.


443. “I wish I could turn back the clock to when you were still here, daddy; I would appreciate and enjoy every moment with you.” —Unknown


444. “For everyone out there, you are my father. But to me, you are my entire world.” — unknown


445. “Happy father’s day. To My Wonderful Brother! You are an exceptional father whose caring ways bring so much joy to your children. This day honors all that you do for them. Have a fantastic day!”


446. “Creo que madurar no significa ser una persona seria, mucho menos aburrida, madurar es poder jugar, tontear, bromear, hacer sonreír como un niño, pero recordando nuestras responsabilidades, aceptar que ya no somos niños, pero sin olvidar que lo fuimos.”


447. “You were the greatest role model for me. I may not have been the best son, but you were the best father ever. I look up to the stars and hope you can see me from up there, with a smile on your face. Rest in peace, dad.” —Unknown


448. “It is one thing, as a child, to be told your father loves you. You believe him. You take him at his word. But it is another thing, unutterably more real, to be swept up in his embrace, to feel the warmth, to hear his beating heart within his chest, to instantly know the protective grip of his arms. It's one thing to hear he loves you; it's another thing to feel his love. This is the glorious work of the Spirit.”


449. Happy birthday, dear king father. You’re always an inspiration and I wish you many happy returns of this day. I love you forever and more.


450. “Happy Father’s Day to one of the most hard-working and dedicated dads I know. You’re an inspiration to all of us.”


451. “I'm a father; that's what matters most. Nothing matters more.”—Gordon BrownRD.COM


452. No matter how old we are, we still need our dads, and wonder how we’ll get by without them.” — Jennifer Williamson


453. “I think Romeo and Juliet is uplifting. That’s how much a son wishes to avenge his father. That is how much two young people can love each other.” – Ben Kingsley


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


455. Dear dad, if I had a flower for every time I thought of you ... I could walk in my own garden forever.


456. The heart of a father is the masterpiece of nature.


457. Anyone can be a father but it takes someone special to be a dad. – Unknown


458. It was my father who taught me to value myself. – Dawn French


459. “Dear absent father from the mother of a daddy-less daughter, I just want to say—thank you and you are welcome!” – Anonymous


460. “Daddy, I grew up loving you, and your love was the biggest kind of love I have experienced. Thanks for loving me regardless of my flaws. I miss you, dad.”


461. “(Father’s name) is going to be a daddy and I’m pretty sure it’s mine.”


462. The psychological absence of fathers can be nearly as devastating as physical absence. When fathers are alive but not a predictable presence actively participating in their daughter’s lives the relationship becomes a permanent maybe. – Victoria Secunda


463. “A poor present father is far better than a rich absent father.” – Nii Smart


464. As your parents we are proud to have been a mother and father to someone who has achieved more at 35, than what we could in our entire lifetime. Happy birthday son.


465. “It’s not easy being a mother. If it were, fathers would do it.” – Golden Girls


466. Hey, stepdad! My life has improved so much since you came into it. Thank you for being a great role model for me and inspiring me to live my life better.


467. A father is neither an anchor to hold us back, nor a sail to take us there, but a guiding light whose love shows us the way.” – Unknown


468. “A father is neither an anchor to hold us back, Nor a sail to take us there, but a guiding light Whose love shows us the way. Thank you for always being there to guide me, Dad. I love and miss you, Happy Father’s Day.”


469. “First, my father was a core part of my existence. He was my solid rock. He taught me amazing life principles that formed the foundation of my existence today.” ― Nicoline Ambe


470. And my dad drilled it in my head, you know, ‘If you want it bad enough, and you’re willing to make the sacrifices, you can do it. But first you have to believe in yourself. – Jennie Finch


471. My king is a year older today. Thank you for being my father and living a life of dignity, worthy of emulation. Happy birthday to the king.


472. “I am a family man, and my most important role is a father to my son.” — Ed Skrein


473. “When a father, absent during the day, returns home at six, his children receive only his temperament, not his teaching.”- Robert Bly


474. “Everybody gets sad, even dads that have people to care for, and therefore, you don’t have to hide your pain. Life without rainy days is incomplete.” — Thomas Sanders


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


476. I believe that what we become depends on what our fathers teach us at odd moments when they aren’t trying to teach us. We are formed by little scraps of wisdom.” — Umberto Eco


477. “I was born and raised in East Los Angeles by a single mom who had three biological kids and adopted four more. I never met my dad.” –Will.I.Am


478. “It is a wise father that know his own child.” ― William Shakespeare


479. I still can’t believe that I will never see you; I will never receive your warm hugs. Thank you for being the best dad in the world. RIP Dad!


480. Some men are fathers because they stepped in and stepped up exactly when they were needed. —Melvina Young


481. “Wishing my dad a Happy Father’s Day in heaven.”


482. Dear father, I’m sure you’ll never grow old. Due to your love of life, energy and an incredible sense of humour, you’ll be young and resilient forever. Your young soul and our endless love for you will never change. Happy Father’s day!


483. You’re doing a great job, daddy. Look at me, daddy. See, you have raised a wonderful son.


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


485. “Family: A social unit where the father is concerned with parking space, the children with outer space, and the mother with closet space.” ~ Evan Esar


486. “Having kids doesn’t make you a father. Raising them does.” – Anonymous


487. 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.'


488. “The mark of a wonderful father is the one whose children run into his arms when his arms are empty.”


489. I don’t wish to be a star that shines bright at night. I wish to be like my dad who is a candle that makes everything light up at home. Happy father’s day!


490. “My stepdad may not have given me life, but he sure has made my life better." —Gerardo Campbell


491. “This is the price you pay for having a great father. You get the wonder, the joy, the tender moments – and you get the tears at the end, too.”–Harlan Coben


492. “The last thing my father told me was, ‘On your way up, take me up. On your way down, don’t let me down.’ I take it very seriously.” – Ziggy Marley


493. “Daughters always revel in their mother’s admiration. And daughters always bask in their father’s love.” ― Hendrith Vanlon Smith Jr., The Wealth Reference Guide


494. Every time I place flowers on your grave, I realize how fragrant you made my life. I miss you, dad.


495. My appreciation for my father’s greatness cannot be measured.” — Jennifer Williamson


496. Even though we have gotten older, I am still discovering new reasons to love you. You are a loving father and an incredible husband. I hope your birthday is filled with many moments of love and joy.


497. You are my very first love, dear dad. You have been the shining light of my life and the wonderful caring person who has been there for me. I would want my son to grow up to be just like you. Happy father’s day!


498. Any fool can have a child. That doesn't make you a father. It's the courage to raise a child that makes you a father.


499. My beloved husband, let me congratulate you on this wonderful holiday! I believe that there’s no other man on the Earth who could be such an amazing father for our kids. I’m really happy they took so many great features after you. Happy Father’s day!


500. “I never had that wicked stepmother or evil stepfather thing at all. I’m very close to both stepparents and I consider them to be my parents, too.” ―Mark Ronson


501. “An absent father is like a ghost that lives in the back of your mind.” – Anonymous


502. 51. “Thank you for being supportive of me in my battle with addiction. You are a true example of what hard work and dedication to sobriety can accomplish. You’re an amazing father, husband, and friend. Congratulations on 5 years, sober brother! Good luck on your race.”


503. “A father’s job is to be his daughter’s first devoted and chivalrous admirer.” ― Libby Purves


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


505. “Happy Father’s Day to all of the dads who have been a shoulder to cry on, a sounding board, and a source of wisdom.”


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


507. “My dad encouraged us to fail. Growing up, he would ask us what we failed at that week. If we didn’t have something, he would be disappointed. It changed my mindset at an early age that failure is not the outcome, failure is not trying. Don’t be afraid to fail.“ – Sara Blakely


508. “No matter what challenges life throws at you, your father will always be there for you.” ― Oswaal


509. A father doesn't tell you that he loves you. He shows you.


510. “Remember: What dad really wants is a nap. Really.” —Dave Barry


511. Becoming a dad for the first time is a bit like leading a group through a maze with a blindfold on; you don’t know where you going or how to get there, but everyone is looking to you to find the way – Daniel Hall


512. “Because my father was absent on naval duty, my mother suffered me to do as much as I pleased.” – John James Audubon


513. Dear grandfather, you are a father figure to me even before my dad and I love you the most. Happy Father’s Day.


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


515. You’re a natural at this ‘daddy’ thing. I am lucky to have you as my father. Happy father’s day!


516. You’re a rock star in my eyes! I hope you get everything you have been wishing for. You deserve it. Happy Birthday, dad!


517. We know that children who grow up with absent fathers can suffer lasting damage. They are more likely to end up in poverty or drop out of school, become addicted to drugs, have a child out of wedlock, or end up in prison. Fatherlessness is not the only cause of these things, but our nation must recognize it is an important factor. – George W. Bush


518. Here’s to every man who’s there to turn to, to count on, to look up to…just like a dad. May we honor them just like a dad, too. —Bill Gray


519. There should be a children’s song: ‘If you’re happy and you know it, keep it to yourself and let your dad sleep.


520. “Dear Dad. Thank you for giving me the best things in my life in the form of your time and love. I am grateful to have you as my dad.”


521. “I went through a time where I was really depressed. Like, I locked myself in my room and my dad had to break my door down. It was a lot to do with, like, I had really bad skin, and I felt really bullied because of that. But I never was depressed because of the way someone else made me feel, I just was depressed.” — Miley Cyrus


522. “La razón por la que sentimos que la ira divina puede ser exagerada es porque no sentimos el verdadero peso del pecado.”


523. “Certain is it that there is no kind of affection so purely angelic as of a father to a daughter. In love to our wives there is desire; to our sons, ambition; but to our daughters, there is something which there are no words to express.” — Joseph Addison


524. “Any man can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a dad.”—Anne GeddesRD.COM


525. “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 RD.COM


526. “A father is someone you never outgrow your needs for.”


527. “Every woman is a princess to her father ” – Unknown


528. I don’t care what mom and dad say: You’re a keeper. Can’t wait to celebrate all that you are—happy birthday!


529. Little girls soften their daddy’s hearts. – Paul Walker


530. “My dad broke my heart way before any boy had the chance to.” – Anonymous


531. “I’m going to make him an offer he can’t refuse.” ―The Godfather


532. I miss you dad, not a day goes by that I’m not missing you.


533. I'm a father; that's what matters most. Nothing matters more.


534. “My father had taught me to be nice first, because you can always be mean later, but once you’ve been mean to someone, they won’t believe the nice anymore. ”


535. Not every fa