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800 Inspirational Proud Daughter Quotes From Parents (2023)

1. “Rocks nor sand, nor wind or rain, can keep me separated from a daughters love.” – Byron Pulsifer


2. “My daughter, you are worthy of being loved because you are so precious to me that I died for you.”


3. “Mothers and daughters have that rivalry thing.” ― Gretchen Wilson


4. “A huge vacuum was created in my life due to your absence. Gradually that vacuum is being filled with thoughts of those wonderful moments we shared growing up as mom and daughter. I hope you remember those moments and smile.”


5. I thought I knew what love was, and then I had a daughter. It turns out I had no clue how much my capacity for love could grow. I am so fortunate that I have had all these years to get to watch you grow into the lady you are today.


6. “The only love between a mother and a daughter can’t be changed and only this love has no limits. It grows with every single day and never fades.” – Unknown


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


8. “Was that what it meant to be a daughter? To have hair that smelled of your mother? To use the same soap? Or was it a shared passion, a shared frustration?” – Pip Williams


9. “I think as a father if we’re not changing and learning as much as our daughters, we’re doing it wrong.” – Tom Matthews


10. "My daughter, while we have had adversity, we also have had more sweet memories that allow us to overcome the challenges we faced.” — Ann Butler


11. “On this day I would like to tell you that I will be there for you, whenever you are tired of fighting with life, you can always come to me and rest. Happy birthday dear daughter.”


12. A mother scolding her little daughter in street. Child is crying and woman is shaking finger because of child's bad behavior.


13. “I guess the worst day I have had was when I had to stand up in rehab in front of my wife and daughter and say, ‘Hi, my name is Sam, and I am an addict.” — Samuel J. Jackson


14. Nothing can stop you from turning two! You are a little character who is full of fun. Happy 2nd Birthday my daughter, I love you!


15. “I wish that you are successful in the path you have chosen, happy birthday stepdaughter.”


16. “As you make merry with the angels above in commemoration of your Big Day, don’t forget that down here on earth, our hearts love you and miss you so much. All the same, have fun in heaven! Happy birthday, mom. Love, your daughter.”


17. “A father is the most special person in a daughter’s life .” —Unknown


18. “You will always be my princess and my baby girl, and my forever love. Happy birthday, daughter! I wish life gives you everything you have dreamt of.”


19. “The first man in your daughter’s life is her father and she needs your trust more than anything, don’t deny her that.”


20. To an amazing daughter who has touched our lives in so many ways - you deserve all the joy, love and happiness that the world has to offer on your birthday.


21. Happy Birthday, my granddaughter. I want to wish you a birthday that is as wonderful as you’re.


22. “My stepdaughter doesn’t have my eyes nor my hair color because I am not her real mother, but she will always be the most beautiful thing to me as if she was my own. I will love her just as much as her father does.”


23. “A man’s daughter is his heart. Just with feet, walking out in the world.” — Mat Johnson, Loving Day


24. With heartfelt sympathy on the passing of your daughter, (Name of deceased). May the love, prayers, and support of your family and friends bring you comfort during this most difficult time – Love,


25. I still can’t believe how much you have grown since the first moment that I held you as a baby in my arms. You have grown into someone that I am very proud to call my son/daughter. Happy birthday.


26. "To a father growing old, nothing is dearer than a daughter.” ― Euripides


27. HaPpY 2nd BirthdAy to my beautiful little granddaughter.


28. “Many a man wishes he were strong enough to tear a telephone book in half―especially if he has a teenage daughter.” — Guy Lombardo


29. “If you fully understood just how profoundly you can influence your daughter’s life, you would be terrified, overwhelmed, or both.” ― Meg Meeker


30. “Mother and daughter got on very well indeed, with a deep affection founded on an almost complete misunderstanding.” — Mary Stewart.


31. “If there were a competition for best daughters, undoubtedly you would come first. You have been so great to me over all these years. Happy birthday my superstar.”


32. “Our daughters are the most precious of our treasures, the dearest possessions of our homes and the objects of our most watchful love.” — Margaret E. Sangster


33. Dads are a daughter's first love, whether on earth or in heaven above. Happy Father's Day, Dad.


34. “I might be an annoying mom, but I will never seize to brag what an amazing daughter you are.”


35. The depth of your kindness and love influences, not only my life but the lives of everyone you meet. You are such a compassionate and caring person, and I am so grateful I have such a splendid daughter.


36. Dear daughter, I wish you all the best in life, and know that you can beat whatever life throws at you. Happy birthday!


37. “A daughter should not have to beg her father for a relationship.”


38. Our daughters grow up with the same possibilities as our sons. ― Betty Friedan


39. “A stepdaughter is the daughter nature didn’t give you, but the one life blessed you with.” — Ronit Cytheria


40. “As the lily among thorns, so is my love among the daughters.” — Solomon Ibn Gabirol


41. Happy birthday to my beloved daughter who deserves only the very best on her special day.


42. Every time that I think that you couldn’t possibly get any better as a daughter, you do. Thanks for always amazing me with your brilliance and love. Happy birthday to my perfect daughter!


43. “A daughter is just a little girl who grows up to be your best friend.” — Unknown


44. “We mothers are learning to mark our mothering success by our daughters’ lengthening flight.” – Letty Cottin Pogrebin


45. There are not enough words in the English language to express all that I feel towards you, daughter. If I had to, I would go with “I love you so much.” Happy birthday to my truly loved daughter!


46. “Happy birthday to an incredibly phenomenal daughter! I wish you all the good things in this world and hope they remain forever with you!”


47. “I am thrilled to call you mine. Happy birthday to my perfect daughter.”


48. Happy birthday to my stepdaughter, a girl who always makes me feel welcome, loved and appreciated!


49. “Dad, wherever you are, you are gone, but you will never be forgotten. I can feel your presence, and I know you will always keep blessing your daughter.” —Unknown


50. "We mothers are learning to mark our mothering success by our daughters’ lengthening flight.” — Letty Cottin Pogrebin, Family Politics


51. “A good father will leave his imprint on his daughter for the rest of her life.” — Dr. James Dobson


52. “Being a mother and grandmother is the best of the best in my life. My grandchildren multiply the joy my daughters bring me.” – Alexandra Stoddard


53. “And Jasmine, royal princess and daughter of the sultan..." the little old religious man trailed off, confused. "I'm sorry, daughter. I don't remember all of your names. Rose of Agrabah? Twice Great-Granddaughter of Elisheba the Wise?"


54. “A good father-daughter relationship ….can empower daughters to believe in themselves and to prosecute a case with conviction and confidence. It can bestow upon a girl a sense of belonging, a self-efficacy and a resilience for life.” – Madonna King, Fathers and Daughters


55. "What the daughter does, the mother did.” — Jewish Proverb


56. “You turn the house upside down; you are naughty and noisy, all is forgiven because you are the cutest and loving daughter and our home is not a home without you. Have a happy birthday daughter.”


57. A mother who radiates self-love and self-acceptance actually vaccinates her daughter against low self-esteem. — Naomi Wolf


58. “Little daughters are the only people able to soften the hearts of strong men.” — Unknown


59. You will always be your father’s daughter, but know that you have my best wishes on your birthday. May God shower you with his blessings!


60. Happy Birthday to our fun-loving and happy-go-lucky daughter, here’s wishing you a day of non-stop celebrating as you turn another year older and sweeter!


61. “My daughter, You’ve blessed my life greatly. I’m so glad we’re friends. . . The time we have together is the best that I spend.”


62. "I keep seeing myself in my daughter, and I see my mother in me and in her.


63. “The greatest gift every mother can have is a daughter. Someone who sings with her, who helps in cleaning the house and someone, she can be with her most of the time.” – Unknown


64. “Of all the haunting moments of motherhood, few rank with hearing your own words come out of your daughter’s mouth.” – Victoria Secunda


65. Your curiosity inspires me, your daring emboldens me, and your love warms me. Happy birthday to a truly superb daughter. May your birthday be filled with everything nice in the world.


66. “I tell my daughter every morning, ‘Now, what are the two most important parts of you?’ And she says, ‘My head and my heart.'” —Viola Davis


67. “It’s your 5th birthday, daughter. I hope you know how much joy this day brings me, seeing you grow older is surely a blessing. Happy birthday to the little princess, my first-born daughter.”


68. “One of the greatest gifts I’ve ever gotten is my daughter”


69. “My dear daughter, this is the day you arrived into my life and made it the most memorable day in my life. The moment I saw you all my pain vanished. I will not wish for anything else. Happy birthday honey.”


70. “For father, his daughter is no less than a breath.” — Sachin Ramdas Bharatiya


71. “I love it when my daughter says I am a supermom.” – Unknown


72. “You cannot ask your daughter to be strong and you be weak. You can not motivate your daughter to be healthy and you neglect your health. You can not teach your daughter confidence if you are insecure. The greatest gift a mother has is a daughter who is teaching her all the things she needs to be herself.”


73. As you’ve grown over the years you’ve changed in so many ways; all of which were for the better. I couldn’t be more proud of the person you’ve become. Happy birthday to my exemplary daughter!


74. “I do not look down on my stepdaughter just because she isn’t originally my daughter. I chose the woman I love to be my wife, even if she already has a daughter. And I have chosen to love her daughter as well and work hard for them and be an awesome dad.”


75. Life is full of surprises and so are you, granddaughter. Happy Birthday!


76. Happy birthday to my stepdaughter, thank you for teaching me what true love really is!


77. “A stepdaughter who is a best friend in disguise – my dear, you are my life’s biggest prize. Happy birthday.”


78. “Gonna dance with my daughter. Spin her around under the lights. ‘Cause I’m just a father making the most of this moment in time.” — Jason Blaine, “Dance With My Daughter”


79. “Looking you help others, respect elders makes me proud. You are my greatest achievement in my life. Keep up the good work. Happy birthday to my little daughter.”


80. Dads and daughters have a bond that transcends death. I love you every day, but especially on Father’s Day.


81. Happy Birthday, dear daughter. May this birthday bring you lots of happy moments.


82. Maybe it’s just a daughter’s job to piss off her mother.” – Chuck Palahniuk, Diary


83. Dads are a daughter’s first love, whether on earth or in heaven above. Happy Father’s Day, Dad.


84. “A father holds his daughter’s hand for a short while, but he holds her heart forever.”


85. I could write a book about how much I love you, but it would take me the rest of my life. Instead, I’ll keep it short and sweet. Darling daughter, you mean the world to me, and I want anything but to see you smile and be happy. Happy birthday!


86. “Be the woman you want your daughter to be.” – Unknown


87. “A daughter can lead to baldness, but the remainder of the road is just as smooth.” – Byron Pulsifer


88. “My stepdaughter didn’t trust me at first, but I worked hard to gain her trust. Not to impress my husband, but to show my stepdaughter that she can always count on me and that I’ll pour all my love on her even if I was not the one who gave birth to her.”


89. “The happiest moment of my life was probably when my daughter was born.” — David Duchovny


90. “In truth, I am a single mother. But I don’t feel alone at all in parenting my daughter. Krishna has a whole other side of her family who loves her, too. And so Krishna is parented by me, but also by her grandmother and aunts and cousins and uncles and friends.”


91. “Here is to another year of laughing together, teasing mom and sharing secrets. Happy birthday to my daughter who is my best friend.”


92. “I can see my daughter a successful woman, a fighter, and a very good person. I always believe in her. I love how she becomes exactly like me. I only hope she will be a better mom more than me.”


93. A daughter is a treasure and a cause of sleeplessness. — Ben Sirach


94. "On the darkest days, when I feel inadequate, unloved and unworthy, I remember whose daughter I am and I straighten my crown.” — Anonymous


95. "Words are not enough to express the unconditional love that exists between a mother and a daughter.” — Caitlin Houston


96. I’ll never forget when I first held you in my arms, daughter. Every year, your birthday revives that memory.


97. ‘If I could choose anyone to be my mom, I would still choose you! You’re the best mom a son/daughter could ask for! Happy birthday, Mom!’


98. I look back at all of our mother-daughter moments with such fondness. From painting our nails, doing our hair, talking about boys, to watching you become a mother yourself, I have never been more proud of you.


99. "A daughter is the happy memories of the past, the joyful moments of the present, and the hope and promise of the future.” — Anonymous


100. A daughter is a day brightener and a heart warmer. – Unknown


101. “What greater aspiration and challenge are there for a mother than the hope of raising a great son or daughter?” — Rose Kennedy


102. “Happy birthday to the most vibrant and enthusiastic 35 years old I know. My lovely daughter, you will forever be loved, cherished, and pampered by me. Enjoy your big day in a classic and dazzling manner!”


103. Daughter, this may have been a rough year, but I know that only happy things are coming because a daughter as splendid as you deserves every joy in life. May your birthday mark the start of a wondrous year for you.


104. “The day you held my hand for the first time is the day I felt complete. It’s been five years since I woke up with my munchkin smile. Happy birthday my sweet little daughter!”


105. Happy Birthday to our lovely daughter! The world is a better place with you in it!


106. “She’s not just my stepdaughter, she’s my best friend too. It’s hard trying to get used to a new family, but I’m glad my stepdaughter is making it so easy for me because she already treats me like her own parent. I love her so much.”


107. Happy birthday to my precious stepdaughter who has taught me so much in the past few years. Remember that I will always be here for you.


108. “To my wonderful daughter, You are a blessing in my life. You make me so proud every day, and I want you to know how much I love you. Today and every day, remember that no matter what, Mommy loves you with all her heart.”


109. “A daughter is someone you laugh with, dream with, and love with all your heart.” — Unknown


110. “A stepdaughter is fragile, and it’s your duty to protect her. She lost her parent, and you’re the only hope that can help her go through the tough times of missing her loved one. Be patient with her because no little girl should ever go through such a tragedy. And since you’re her stepparent, make her days happier and more alive. Love her as your own.”


111. I love celebrating your birthday every year because it is such an excellent reminder of how grateful I am that you were born. I cannot imagine a better daughter than you, and I am glad I don’t have to.


112. “Every mother and daughter should make time for a trip together. It’s good for the soul.” ― Anne Robinson


113. I never knew I could love something so tiny so much, but the day you came into my life I was overwhelmed by all the love I had for you. Thank you for showing me how wonderful being a parent is. Happy birthday to my darling daughter!


114. "A daughter will always be the closest person in the world for her mother because only she saw the heart of her mother from the inside.” — Anonymous


115. To our daughter, wishing you the happiest of birthdays.


116. Lucky is the woman whose first child is a daughter. – Prophet Mohammed


117. “Of course mothers and daughters with strong personalities might see the world from very different points of view.” – Katherine Howe


118. Happy birthday to my beautiful daughter and best friend! I cannot wait to see what this year brings for you. Happy birthday!


119. I can’t think about what I would do and I would manage everything without you. You have treated me like your daughter. My heart is filled with love and respect for you.


120. “It’s the kind of clothes that mothers and daughters can wear, in terms of concept… It’s not about age. It’s about taste, and it’s about lifestyle. I believe women of all ages can wear anything.” ― Ralph Lauren


121. Granddaughters are angels sent from above, to fill our hearts with unending love. Happy 2nd Birthday!


122. “Either a mother and daughter know each other very well or they are strangers.” ― Shin Kyung-sook


123. “My daughter makes me laugh with her incredibly humorous take on the world. Everything makes her laugh, and I aspire to take in the world the same shoes she does.”


124. “MOTHERLY GUIDANCE to a 13 year old daughter: Dusty. one thing I have observed in life. people can Always spot a phoney.....and it doesn't take them long. Always be TRUE to yourself....some people will like you---some will not---some will be jealous of you---that is the way life is---and that is very sad; But---be who and what you are.......ALWAYS BE TRUE TO YOURSELF------TO THINE OWNSELF BE TRUE....I Love You Very Much. Hold this close to your heart throughout your lifetime.”


125. "Mothers and daughters together are a powerful force to be reckoned with.” — Melia Keeton-Digby, The Heroines Club: A Mother-Daughter Empowerment Circle


126. When I first heard I was having a daughter I was scared, but after all this time I am so very grateful. There is no moment I would ever discard because every moment spent with you is as unforgettable as it is valued.


127. 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.


128. Happy birthday to my dearest daughter! We were putting candles on your cake and we just realize that soon we would have to get you a bigger cake because we’re running out of space!


129. “Even as a small child, I understood that women had secrets, and that some of these were only to be told to daughters. In this way we were bound together for eternity.” – Alice Hoffman


130. Happy birthday to my beautiful daughter!


131. "A mother and a daughter have one soul for two, which can’t be broken by time, obstacles, distance and insults.” — Anonymous


132. “Happy birthday! You being my daughter makes you fortunate that I don’t need Facebook to remind me of your day!”


133. “There are two ways to live the Christian life. You can live it either for the heart of Christ or from the heart of Christ. You can live for the smile of God or from it. For a new identity as a son or daughter of God or from it.”


134. “A mother is a daughter’s first best friend.” — unknown


135. “The greatest gift every mother can have is a daughter. Someone who sings with her, who helps in cleaning the house and someone she can be with her most of the time.” – Unknown


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


137. A daughter may outgrow your lap, but she will never outgrow your heart. – Unknown


138. “Each day I wake up I feel thankful for my life, but this day, I woke up feeling blessed as this was the day God has given me the most precious gift. Happy birthday my gorgeous daughter.”


139. “To my ever-loving stepdaughter, I pray that you are successful in life always. You’ve always been good to everyone and especially to me. I and the rest of the family love you very much, and we’ll remind you of that every single day.”


140. “May the Lord continue to bless you and keep you safe as you turn 14. Have a grand time as you celebrate this amazing birthday, daughter!”


141. Today you're a little bit older and a lot more fabulous. Happy birthday, daughter!


142. A daughter as sweet and loving as you is hard to come by, and I am so fortunate that I was blessed with a wonderful daughter like you. May your birthday be filled with lots of presents and cake.


143. Of all the haunting moments of motherhood, few rank with hearing your own words come out of your daughter’s mouth. – Victoria Secunda


144. “Watching your daughter being collected by her date feels like handing over a million dollar Stradivarius to a gorilla.” ― Jim Bishop


145. “Not only a father is an example for a daughter, but a daughter is a great inspiration for a father.”


146. “Mothers and daughters together are a powerful force to be reckoned with.” — Melia Keeton-Digby


147. “Mothers of daughters are daughters of mothers and have remained so, in circles joined to circles, since time began.” – Signe Hammer


148. The relationship between a mother and daughter is an exceptional one; it’s the kind of bond that lasts a lifetime. No matter your age, you can come to me with any worry, hope, or dream. I will always be there with a kind word and a warm hug.


149. “A daughter may outgrow your lap, but she will never outgrow your heart.”


150. Every day, I am impressed by your strengths, talents, and your ability to love. Thank you for being an amazing stepdaughter.


151. “I remind myself to be kind to myself, and as slightly ridiculous as it may sound, to treat myself in the same gentle way I’d want to treat a daughter of mine. It really helps.” - Emma Stone, source unknown


152. Roses are red and candy is sweet, but having you as a daughter cannot be beat.


153. Mother and daughter never truly part, maybe in distance but never in heart. — Unknown


154. Happy Father’s day brother in law. You are not just my brother-in-law, but also my best friend. On this day, nothing can express how grateful I am for you as my brother in law and charming husband of my sister. I think all daughters will agree with that because you have always been there for them when they need your help or just want to talk about something special or embarrassing with someone who understands them better than anyone else.


155. You came into my life like a breath of fresh air, and I wouldn’t have it any other way! Happy B-Day to the best stepdaughter in the world!


156. One of my favorite memories has been raising you! Happy birthday to the most amazing daughter.


157. “Some women pray for their daughters to marry good husbands. I pray that my girls will find girlfriends half as loyal and true as the Ya-Yas.” – Rebecca Wells


158. “One of the best things a father can do for his daughter is let her know that she has met his expectations. My father did that for me, and no amount of effort on my part can fully repay the debt.“ – Lisa Wingate


159. “I tried to make my husband make his daughter like me. After ten years of failed attempts, I decided to make myself change.” ―Valerie J Lewis Coleman


160. “A daughter is someone you laugh with, dream with, and love with all your heart.”


161. “The mother-daughter relationship is the most complex.” – Wynonna Judd


162. “On this special day, my heart is filled with sweet memories of a cute little girl who has touched my heart and changed my life forever. Happy birthday my darling daughter.”


163. Yes, I do have a beautiful daughter. I also have a gun, a shovel, and an alibi.


164. “I’ll always support my stepdaughter in her dreams in life. She is a bright young woman and so full of life. Her past mother might not have lived enough to see her shine brighter, but I promise I’ll be there supporting her all the way.”


165. “Sometimes I wonder what I did to deserve you as my daughter. I always thank God for giving such a thoughtful, loving and kind person as my daughter. Happy birthday dear daughter.”


166. “Little daughters are the only people able to soften the hearts of strong men.”


167. “The love between a father and daughter is forever.”


168. Happy birthday to our precious daughter. You are loved today, tomorrow, and always!


169. I'm sorry Ms. Jackson, I am for real. I never meant to make your daughter cry, I apologize a trillion times. — "Ms. Jackson" by Outkast


170. Happy Birthday to our lovely daughter! The world is a better place with you in it!


171. “My daughter is my biggest achievement. She is a little star and my life has changed so much for the better since she came along.” – Denise Van Outen


172. You can’t scare me. I have two daughters.


173. 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.


174. "My daughter makes me laugh with her incredibly humorous take on the world. Everything makes her laugh, and I aspire to take in the world the same shoes she does.” — Anonymous


175. The laugh of a daughter is the favorite symphony of a father.


176. "Creative people don’t behave very well generally. If you’re looking for examples of good relationships in show business, you’re gonna be depressed real fast. I don’t have time for anything else right now but work and my daughter. She’s my first priority.” – Jim Carrey


177. “Certain is it that there is no kind of affection so purely angelic as of a father to a daughter.” — Joseph Addison


178. “I smile because I’m your daughter, I laugh because there’s nothing you can do about it.”


179. Daughter, you’ve got it all: talent, spirit, and drive. Heck, if you weren’t my daughter I might hate you just a bit! Luckily, you are my daughter, so I love you to bits and pieces!


180. In the darkest days, when I feel inadequate, unloved, and unworthy, I remember whose daughter I am, and I straighten my crown. – Unknown


181. “A mother holds her daughter’s hand for a ittle while but, holds her heart forever.” – Unknown


182. “There are plenty of cherished memories that I’ll hold on to forever. I know you’re always here for me mama, especially today as I remember your life and all those mother and daughter moments we shared together. Happy birthday, mom in Heaven.”


183. “In my daughter’s eyes, I am a hero. I am strong and wise, and I know no fear. But the truth is plain to see, she was sent to rescue me.” ― Martina McBride


184. "Mothers of daughters are daughters of mothers and have remained so, in circles joined to circles, since time began.” — Signe Hammer


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


186. “I am thrilled to call you mine. Happy birthday to my perfect daughter.”


187. Mothers and daughters serve as constant inspiration for each other. Many mothers encourage their daughters to pursue their dreams, and daughters feel empowered to follow those dreams because they were raised by a strong and supportive mom.


188. “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.” – Ellen Hopkins


189. I hope your second birthday is filled with happiness and love, my sweet granddaughter.


190. In the world of copycats, be yourself. In a lifetime of failures, find a silver lining. You are a force to be reckoned with, and I am beyond proud to call you my daughter! Happy Birthday.


191. “On the darkest days, when I feel inadequate, unloved and unworthy, I remember whose daughter I am and I straighten my crown.”


192. “So you’ll always know, as long as one and one is two, there could never be a father who loved his daughter more than I love you.” — Paul Simon, “Father and Daughter”


193. "All mother’s characteristics are absorbed by daughter’s personality so that it’s not clear where the mother ends, and the daughter begins. It’s pure magic.” — Anonymous


194. “Having a daughter makes you see things in a different way. This is my only girl. So, I don’t care what it takes to protect her. You can call it what you want to call it. As long as you treat her the same way I treat her, like my princess, I don’t mind.” — Tracy Morgan


195. My dear stepdaughter, words can’t express just how much I love you! Happy birthday and I wish you more health, joy and laughter!


196. Happy Birthday, Granddaughter! You are so precious to me. I hope your birthday is full of delightful surprises and fabulous memories.


197. A dad’s job is to lift his daughter up so that one day she will rise on her own. —Catherine Hollyer


198. “I think there’s a tremendous amount of guilt that goes on between mothers and daughters, no matter how good or bad their relationships are.” ― Ellen Page


199. “I would cross oceans for my stepdaughter because she trusts me and loves me, even when she knows we are not connected by blood.”


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


201. “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


202. “I didn’t marry my wife, I married her entire situation. Now her daughter is now my daughter, and she’s the nicest little girl that I want to protect, love, and cherish for as long as I can. I love my family and my stepdaughter.”


203. “To my beautiful daughter, always remember: you are brave, you are capable, you are pretty, and you can accomplish ANYTHING your heart desires! I know this because I am your mother.” – Unknown


204. “To my ever-loving stepdaughter, I pray that you are successful in life always. You’ve always been good to everyone and especially to me. I and the rest of the family love you very much, and we’ll remind you of that every single day.”


205. “Mothers and daughters are part of each other’s consciousness, in different degrees and in a different way, but still with the mutual sense of something which has always been there.” — Edith Wharton


206. “All fathers are teachers of the life: they teach their daughters what they can expect from men.”


207. “My stepdaughter is still young and fragile, but I know she’s strong inside. And I’ll be her stepmom, who’s going to support her all the time and give her all the love she needs.”


208. “Roses are red and candy is sweet, but having you as a daughter cannot be beat.”


209. Happy 10th birthday my dear daughter! May luck, love and laughter always side with you. I may not be your own mom but I will always love you like her.


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


211. Wonderful daughter. Awesome person. Terrific mother. Is there anything you can’t do!?!


212. I hope your birthday is filled with great things: a great party, great food, and great people. You deserve it all because you are a great daughter. Happy birthday!


213. “Especially with women, we are usually the caretakers of everyone except for ourselves. If I don’t take care of myself and I’m taking care of my daughter or my husband or whatever — I’m running on fumes.


214. Good daughters make good mothers. — Abigail G. Whittlesey


215. “My daughter is my greatest inspiration.” – Whitney Houston


216. “Cancer affects all of us, whether you’re a daughter, mother, sister, friend, coworker, doctor, or patient.” – Jennifer Aniston


217. The happiest of birthdays to my stepdaughter! We have come so far, and I am happy to call myself your father and friend!


218. 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: An American Classic


219. “Dear daughter, on this day I wish you a very happy birthday and pray to God to give you the strength to overcome all obstacles in life.”


220. 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!


221. “Dear stepdaughter, I still remember the day you entered my life and forever captured my heart with your radiant smile. You enchanted me with sweetness and tenderness.”


222. “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.


223. You have so many roles in life: friend, confidante, and muse. None as important as being my beloved daughter. If you ever feel overwhelmed by life’s demands just turn to me, and I will carry your burdens just like I carried you as a child.


224. Your smiles are a sweet song in my heart. Happy birthday, my dear daughter. May all your dreams come true on this special day!


225. To the world, you might be one person, but to me, you are the world. Happy 2nd birthday granddaughter.


226. I smile because you’re my daughter. I laugh because there’s nothing you can do about it! Happy Birthday!


227. Every father decides what man his daughter marries: not ordering, but showing an example. – Unknown


228. Happy birthday to my darling daughter! You are one in a million, sweetheart. I love you to the moon and back.


229. “The best music I have ever heard is the sound of my daughter’s giggling.” — Deasish Mridha


230. “My daughter makes me laugh with her incredibly humorous take on the world. Everything makes her laugh, and I aspire to take in the world the same shoes she does.” – Unknown


231. “It’s your 5th birthday, daughter. I hope you know how much joy this day brings me, seeing you grow older is surely a blessing. Happy birthday to the little princess, my first-born daughter.”


232. I am nothing short of delighted to have such a funny, sweet, and caring daughter. You enrich my life in too many ways to count, and I hope your birthday is just as special as you are.


233. “A stepmother’s love for her stepdaughter is truly beautiful and amazing because she chooses to love someone so deeply even if her stepdaughter is not related to her by blood because that’s what family is all about.”


234. “A daughter is a day brightener and a heart warmer.”


235. “Her smile makes me smile. Her laugh is infectious. Her heart is pure and true. Above all, I love that she is my daughter.”


236. "My daughter is either my best friend, or Satan. There is no in between.


237. “A wedding is for daughters and fathers. The mothers all dress up, trying to look like young women. But a wedding is for a father and daughter. They stop being married to each other on that day.” – Sarah Ruhl


238. “Being your parent has been the most meaningful part of my life. Thanks for making me a proud parent. Happy birthday dear daughter.”


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


240. “Mother-daughter disagreements were, in hindsight, basically mother stating the truth and daughter taking her own sweet time coming around.” – Barbara Delinsky


241. “Many people may be replaced in daughter’s life, but nobody can take the mother’s place.” – Unknown


242. “And the moon said to me — my darling daughter, you do not have to be whole in order to shine.” — Nichole McElhaney


243. “My son is my son till he have got him a wife, But my daughter’s my daughter all the days of her life.” – Thomas Fuller


244. The most amazing daughter in the world deserves the best birthday. Happy birthday to the light of my life.


245. “The reason why daughters love their dad the most is…that there is at least one man in the world who will never hurt her.”


246. I thought I knew what love was, and then I had a daughter. It turns out I had no clue how much my capacity for love could grow. I am so fortunate that I have had all these years to get to watch you grow into the lady you are today.


247. “I grew up in a makeup chair. And to see the women around me getting ready was so aspirational. It’s about mothers and daughters, a girl watching her mom at a vanity table.” – Drew Barrymore


248. There is a magic in daughters’ existence. It can lighten even the darkest nights and heal even the most miserable hearts. To the parents, their daughter makes them feel more love for life and expectation for the future. And a world of more love is the world of more light and warmth. – Unknown


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


250. Nobody tests your inner gangster more than your daughter’s smart mouth. – Unknown


251. “I love my step daughter because she’s like my best friend and my sister. We go shopping together, she helps me with the groceries, we get our nails done together, and we tell secrets to each other. Having a stepdaughter is a lot of fun, and I love her very much.”


252. “Parents die, daughters grow up and marry out, but sisters are for life.”


253. “I have a great career, and I have my daughter. So what I don’t have is not as important to me as what I do have.” – Padma Lakshmi


254. Daughters. They were sometimes as familiar and intimate as honeysuckles in bloom, but mostly daughters were mysteries. They lived in rooms you had long since abandoned and could not, did not ever want to reenter. ― Benjamin Alire Saenz, Names on a Map


255. Sending lots of love to the dad who did his best to keep me out of trouble… from the daughter who sure did have a knack for finding it!


256. “All father`s problems have a very simple solution: it’s the happiness of his daughter.”


257. ‘To my wonderful mother in law, happy Mother’s Day. Thank you for loving me as if I were your own daughter.’


258. “Mother and daughter like spoons in a drawer.” – Maggie Stiefvater


259. I am proud of our mixed happy family! Happy B-Day to my stepdaughter, who holds a special place in my heart!


260. “Every dad wants his daughter to grow up with dignity, self-respect, grace, humility, virtue, and significance.” – Darrel Billups


261. Happy birthday to my beloved daughter who deserves only the very best on her special day. I promise you that I will devote the rest of my life to providing you with unlimited love and affection.


262. “One of the greatest things about daughters is how they adored you when they were little; how they rushed into your arms with electric delight and demanded that you watch everything they do and listen to everything they say.” – Michael Josephson


263. “One of the first duties of a father is to protect his daughter from crying or else make those who make her cry to pay for their crimes.”


264. “I remind myself to be kind to myself, and as slightly ridiculous as it may sound, to treat myself in the same gentle way I’d want to treat a daughter of mine. It really helps.”—Emma Stone


265. If we do not say it enough, today we wanted to let you know what a gift you are to us. Happy birthday to a wonderful son/daughter.


266. “Build yourself to be a woman that when your daughter sees you. She would know you as a woman who work for her goals. Set an example.” – Unknown


267. “Stepdaughter, your love for me means more than you will ever know. I may not be your mom, but being your bonus mom has been the greatest adventure of my life.”


268. “And how did little Tim behave?” asked Mrs Cratchit, when she had rallied Bob on his credulity and Bob had hugged his daughter to his heart’s content.


269. I’m so glad that God gave me a daughter like you. Happy Birthday to my beautiful daughter.


270. Happy birthday to the best, sweetest daughter in the world.


271. At first, I wasn’t sure how to be a parent to a daughter, but now I can’t imagine a life that doesn’t include you. You fill my heart and soul with peace and love. May your birthday herald the beginning of an astounding life for you.


272. “Mothers and daughter become the closest, when daughters become mothers.” – Unknown


273. The love between a mother and daughter is FOREVER. — Unknown


274. “A daughter is someone you laugh with, dream with, and love with all your heart.” – Unknown


275. "A daughter is just a little girl who grows up to be your best friend.” — Anonymous


276. Daughter, every day you continue to amaze me. You are such a confident, cute, and caring daughter. May your birthday bring untold bliss and happiness this year.


277. “Dad: A son’s first hero, a daughter’s first love.” —Unknown


278. Your father and I have prepared so many surprises today, and we hope that you will like it! Happy birthday my beloved daughter.


279. “Now the girl was a mother, and she had her very own daughter; a clever, sweet creature who filled her life with color and beauty.” – Nicole Lesperance


280. To the world, you might be one person, but to me, you are the world. Happy 2nd birthday granddaughter.


281. “A daughter will follow in her mother’s footsteps. Make sure to set a good example.” – Elizabeth George


282. “To all the daughters out there, fly high… dream big…. Let your hopes shine like the brightest of the star.” – Unknown


283. “I always tell my stepdaughter she is beautiful, but I also make sure she knows she is strong, smart, and capable, too.”


284. Happy Birthday, dear daughter. May this birthday bring you lots of happy moments.


285. Every birthday, I wonder again at how such a gem like you got to be my daughter. I must be the luckiest dad on earth!


286. “When a daughter is born, the ordinary life of a man turns into the extraordinary life of a father.” — Unknown


287. “No one could take your place in my heart. You are my precious daughter; you are the most wonderful person in this world. Have a great birthday darling.”


288. “Bringing up a daughter, a mother pours a part of her soul. Bringing up a son, she gives him her whole soul.”


289. Happy birthday to my stepdaughter, a girl who always makes me feel welcome, loved and appreciated!


290. “Think. my dear. We owe it to these people. They’ve come to help us. We must do what we can to help them. And think of our daughter. Isn’t it natural she wants to play her part? When this horror is over. what would you have her say. that she had to stand by and watch while others took all the risks?”


291. My dear daughter, you’re one in a million. I’m so lucky to be able to call you my little girl, and I hope the year ahead is full of happiness and blessings for you.


292. “May the Lord continue to bless you and keep you safe as you turn 14. Have a grand time as you celebrate this amazing birthday, daughter!”


293. “I guess the worst day I have had was when I had to stand up in rehab in front of my wife and daughter and say, ‘Hi, my name is Sam, and I am an addict.” — Samuel J. Jackson


294. I can't keep calm, it's my daughter's birthday!


295. “Life is awesome when you’ve got a stepdaughter to protect. She’s full of sweetness and innocence that all I ever want to do is keep her happy because I treat her as my own. If someone messes with my stepdaughter, then you’ll be facing me.”


296. “Only a mother can understand a daughter who’s in her teen age. Treats her same and most especially loves her the same.”


297. “My daughter makes me laugh with her incredibly humorous take on the world. Everything makes her laugh, and I aspire to take in the world the same shoes she does.” – Unknown


298. You may not be my blood, but I love you more than life itself! Happy birthday, stepdaughter, I wish you nothing but the best!


299. Amanda is a prolific medical content writer specializing in eating disorders and addiction treatment. She graduated Magnum Cum Laude from Purdue University with a B.S. in Social Work. As a person in recovery from disordered eating, she is passionate about seeing people heal and transform. She writes for popular treatment centers such as Ocean Recovery, Ascendant NY, The Heights Treatment, Infinite Recovery, New Waters Recovery, Recovery Unplugged and adolescent mental health treatment center BasePoint Academy. In her spare time she loves learning about health, nutrition, meditation, spiritual practices, and enjoys being the a mother of a beautiful daughter.


300. “Today I celebrate the best thing that happened to me 35 years ago. Thanks for the life lessons and most of all for giving me incredible grandkids! Happy birthday my dearest daughter.”


301. “When God gave you to me, I was blessed with a best friend for life. We share our joys as well as sorrows. On this special day, I would like to thank you for being such a blessing in my life. Happy birthday to my dearest daughter.”


302. Were Jesus’ expressions of compassion and anger at odds with one another? “The two (compassion and anger) rise and fall together. A compassionless Christ would never have gotten angry at the injustices around him ... it is the father who loves his daughter most whose anger rises most fiercely if she is mistreated.”


303. Every single day since you were born, you’ve added something amazing to my life. I can’t imagine my life without you in it. Happy birthday, daughter!


304. “Happy 14th birthday to a special 14-year-old daughter, you grow so fast, but I am glad I am not missing a moment of your remarkable change!”


305. Fathers, be good to your daughters/ Daughters will love like you do/ Girls become lovers who turn into mothers/ So mothers be good to your daughters too — John Mayer


306. “A daughter is God’s way of saying, ‘thought you could use a lifelong friend.”


307. “Mother and daughter never truly part, maybe in distance but never in heart.” — Unknown


308. "Never grow a wishbone, daughter, where your backbone ought to be.” — Clementine Paddleford


309. “In this temporary world, thank you for being my constant love. Happy birthday daughter.”


310. Daddy and daughter, not always eye to eye, but always heart to heart.


311. Happy birthday to our sassy daughter! Thanks for making life fun. Happy birthday!


312. “Heartbreaking”: Eckersley family speaks out after daughter gives birth in woods. faces charges


313. Our very best wishes to our very best daughter! Happy birthday!


314. Happy birthday to my beautiful daughter. You are amazing!


315. You are the best stepdaughter a parent could ask for! Happy birthday, little one, thanks for making me your dad!


316. “On the darkest days, when I feel inadequate, unloved and unworthy, I remember whose daughter I am and I straighten my crown.”


317. “I guess the worst day I have had was when I had to stand up in rehab in front of my wife and daughter and say, ‘Hi, my name is Sam, and I am an addict.” – Samuel J. Jackson


318. “I would never ask for a better daughter. My darling I wish on this special day you wake up with a smile on your face and joy in your heart. Happy birthday.”


319. “A daughter is one of the most beautiful gifts this world has to give.”


320. “My precious stepdaughter and I may not share the same blood, but we do share the same love, and that’s the only thing that really matters in a family. And I’m glad I have her in my life.”


321. I can encourage my daughter to love her body, but what really matters are the observations she makes about my relationship with my own body. — Brené Brown


322. “The more a daughter knows the details of her mother’s life the stronger the daughter.” Anita Diamant


323. Dads are a lot like beacons, and daughters are a lot like ships; my job is to light your way home. Especially, when you are dating. I hope it comforts you to know that if it is past curfew, you can always count on me to show you the way home!


324. “The most precious jewels you’ll have around your neck are the arms of your daughter.” — Altaf ul qadri


325. “Happy birthday to our fun-loving and happy-go-lucky daughter, here’s wishing you a day of non-stop celebrating as you turn another year older and sweeter!”


326. “You are my stepdaughter and my little princess. I am your stepdad, and I will do my best to provide all the things you need, give you all my love, and make sure you’re happy. Because you mean the world to me.” – Ronit Cytheria


327. I’m so glad that God gave me a daughter like you. Happy Birthday to my beautiful daughter.


328. “Every father decides what man his daughter marries: not ordering, but showing an example.”


329. To our daughter, wishing you the happiest of birthdays.


330. “The world’s a brighter place ever since this precious girl became my own, my stepdaughter. Her innocent smile just warms my heart, and all I want to do is love her. She really means so much to me.”


331. A daughter is one of the most beautiful gifts this world has to give. — Laurel Atherton


332. “Parents die, daughters grow up and marry out, but sisters are for life.”


333. “The world would be a brighter place if only everyone treated each other like family. That’s why I always put my mind to making it very easy for me to love my new wife’s family, especially her sweet little daughter, who is now my own beloved stepdaughter.”


334. He'll remember it for a long time. Pray he has good health, a long life and he can become the kind of father you want him to be. Also look at perfect father's day gifts for your boyfriend as the father of your children. You could also look for father-daughter quotes to find the perfect messages to make it a unique day. Tell him, "from the bottom of my heart, you're a dear father."


335. Happy birthday to my amazing stepdaughter, your loving spirit and radiant smile always brighten up my day!


336. “Her smile makes me smile. Her laugh is infectious. Her heart is pure and true. Above all I love that she is my daughter.”


337. “You proved that you are not only a wonderful daughter; but also an awesome human being. Today we celebrate your birthday, and wish all your dreams come true.”


338. “My daughter introduced me to myself. The connection I had with her when I was giving birth was something I’ve never felt before.” ― Beyoncé


339. “We feel so blessed to have you as our daughter. Have a happy birthday angel.”


340. You are such a positive and loving person, daughter. You must have gotten that from your mother! Just kidding, but please know that I am so delighted to have such a magnificent daughter.


341. “A daughter is a treasure and a cause of sleeplessness.” – Ben Sirach


342. "Many people may be replaced in daughter’s life, but nobody can take the mother’s place.” — Anonymous


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


344. Sharing you with the spirits is hard to do on Father's Day, Dad. Your daughter misses feeling your comforting hugs.


345. “My stepdaughter had a hard time adjusting to having me in the house and having me as her new parent, but I’m happy she’s slowly accepting and loving me as part of her family.”


346. “It’s quite possible my daughter will disagree with this version altogether. She might say that I’ve put words into her mouth. Show me a mother who hasn’t.”― Kimberly King Parsons


347. “My daughter makes me laugh with her incredibly humorous take on the world. Everything makes her laugh, and I aspire to take in the world the same shoes she does.” — Unknown


348. “A daughter without her mother is a woman broken. It is a loss that turns to arthritis and settles deep into her bones.” – Kristin Hannah


349. 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


350. “Thank heaven for the special relationship between fathers and daughters. It is blessed from above.”


351. Being called your daughter has been and will always be my greatest honor. When you called me a blessed child, you were not wrong. I will carry on with strength and valor, just as you taught me. I miss you dearly and I wish I could go back to when we would sit and laugh all night. Till we meet again, rest in peace.


352. I might not be the mother who gave you the gift of life, but I’m glad life gave me you as a gift. You are my stepdaughter and I will truly love you no matter what.” – Anonymous


353. “The mother cannot expect her daughter to understand the mysteries of housekeeping without education. She should instruct them patiently, lovingly, and make the work as agreeable as she can by her cheerful countenance and encouraging words of approval. If they fail once, twice, or thrice, censure not. ” Ellen G. White


354. "As they get older, our daughters become more and more like us too.” – Amy Newmark


355. “I do have to say my daughter, Sunday, said to me [I was being] overprotective, so you must have been a fly on the wall.” ― Nicole Kidman


356. I may not be your mother by blood, but I wish you just as any mother would for her daughter – happy birthday and may all your dreams come true!


357. “Happy 40th, daughter..no, wait, happy 18th with 22 years of experience!”


358. “I lost not just a mother, but also my best friend. I could tell you anything because you understood me and wanted the best for me. On this big day, I wish for you nothing but the best wherever you are, your daughter.”


359. “The greatest gift every mother can have is a daughter. Someone who sings with her, who helps in cleaning the house and someone, she can be with her most of the time.”


360. “There is nothing more powerful than a mother’s love for her daughter and there is nothing more healing than daughter’s gratitude”


361. You are the best stepdaughter a parent could ask for! Happy birthday, little one, thanks for making me your dad!


362. “How fortunate am I to be able to see you grow and share in your special day! Happy birthday my dearest stepdaughter!”


363. “I can be not the best daughter for you because I know how many troubles you’ve experienced with me. But I want to tell you that for me, you are the best mom ever.” – Unknown


364. “Mothers and daughters are closest when daughters become mothers.”


365. "The mother-daughter relationship is the most complex.” — Wynonna Judd


366. “I am the proudest grandparent in the world because of my incredible granddaughter. Happy birthday.”


367. I held you in my arms, and I knew I would love you forever! Happy B-Day to my stepdaughter, you make me a great man and dad!


368. “Love is not what’s in the veins, but it’s in the heart. My daughter and I may not be related by blood, but I love her with all my heart. And life’s been better ever since I had her. I love my stepdaughter so much.”


369. “Other things may change us, but we start and end with the family.” —Anthony Brandt, composer. For more family quotes, read up on these mother-daughter quotes and mother-son quotes.


370. “Happy birthday to the kindest and the most wonderful daughter in the world.”


371. “When times are hard, I know you’ll be strong. I’ll be there in your heart when you’ll carry on. Like moonlight on the water, and sunlight in the sky, fathers, and daughters never say goodbye.” — Michael Bolton, “Fathers and Daughters”


372. I’m proud to be able to call someone so lovely and bright as my daughter. On this day, your special day, I want you to know that I hope all your wishes will come true!


373. I’m proud to be able to call someone so lovely and bright as my daughter. On this day, your special day, I want you to know that I hope all your wishes will come true!


374. “A mom is a daughter’s ‘first’ friend. And, through life, becomes her best friend.” – Vicki Reece


375. “The more a daughter knows the details of her mother’s life, the stronger the daughter.” — Anita Diamant


376. The classic phrase “like mother, like daughter” exists for good reason. With all of the heartfelt messages, it’s sometimes fun and necessary to point out the funny and ridiculous things that each other does. After all, you got your sense of humor from her, right?


377. And the moon said to me — my darling daughter, you do not have to be whole in order to shine. – Nichole McElhaney


378. My wonderful daughter, where would I be without you? I hope you spend your birthday laughing and smiling because you deserve it.


379. “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


380. “You’ve been a blessing from the start. . . I love you daughter with all my heart.”


381. "As mothers and daughters, we are connected with one another. My mother is the bones of my spine, keeping me straight and true. She is my blood, making sure it runs rich and strong. She is the beating of my heart. I cannot now imagine a life without her.


382. “Mother and daughter are like spoons in a drawer.” — Maggie Stiefvater


383. Cheers to the beginning of another wonderful year for my daughter! May this year bring you tons of opportunities and plenty of reasons to smile. Happy birthday my dear angel.


384. "We mothers are learning to mark our mothering success by our daughters’ lengthening flight.”


385. “I can’t keep calm, it’s my daughter’s birthday!”


386. Happy birthday to my beautiful daughter. You are amazing!


387. “One of the greatest gifts I’ve ever gotten is my daughter.” Ace Frehley


388. “Wisdom is the daughter of experience.”


389. It’s never a dull moment with my stepdaughter. We have lots of fun together, and I’m glad we treat each other like sisters and even best friends! Every moment spent with her is something I’ll remember forever. I love my wacky stepdaughter.”


390. “To my beautiful granddaughter, happy 14th birthday! May your 14th year be one of happiness and excitement.”


391. I am so proud that I have the privilege of calling myself your parent. You are truly a delight as a daughter. Happy birthday to my perfect angel!


392. Happy birthday to our precious daughter. You are loved today, tomorrow, and always!


393. “Today is the day to rejoice, for it’s my daughter’s 14th birthday. Enjoy every moment, every day of your life. Happy Birthday to you, my sweetest apple pie.”


394. "I love you for the little girl that you once were, for the amazing woman you are today, and for the precious daughter that you will always be.” — Anonymous


395. “A daughter needs a dad to be the standard against which she will judge all men.” – Gregory E. Lang


396. “Sending lots of love to the dad who did his best to keep me out of trouble…from the daughter who sure did have a knack for finding it!”


397. “I am the daughter of earth and water, and the nursling of the sky; I pass through the pores of the ocean and shores; I change, but I cannot die.”


398. A daughter who follows her dreams is a father’s dream come true. —Jake Gahr


399. “I will let my daughter do whatever her heart wants. I will support her and guide her and give her all the knowledge that I have because I want her to succeed in whatever she loves.” — The Miz


400. The relationship between a mother and daughter is an exceptional one; it’s the kind of bond that lasts a lifetime. No matter your age, you can come to me with any worry, hope, or dream. I will always be there with a kind word and a warm hug.


401. There are many things I wish for you in life: success, good health, and fortune are just a few. But there is one thing I wish for you above all others, to know the joy of having a daughter to smoother in love.


402. “I don’t have a step daughter. I have a daughter that was born before I met her.” Lani Lynn Vale


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


404. “Fathers, be good to your daughters. You are the god and the weight of her world.” — John Mayor


405. I hope that when you are older, you have a daughter so you can feel the depth of my love for you. Also, the depth of my stress, anxiety, and worry! I look forward to the glorious payback of watching you struggle through parenthood. Of course, always with love!


406. “A daughter is a little girl who grows up to be a friend.” — Unknown


407. On the occasion of Father’s Day, I want to promise you that your daughter is going to fulfil all your dreams and will always be happy to keep you happy. Warm wishes, dad.


408. There’s something like a line of gold thread running through a man’s words when he talks to his daughter, and gradually over the years, it gets to be long enough for you to pick up in your hands and weave into a cloth that feels like love itself. – John Gregory Brown


409. The best music I have ever heard is the sound of my daughter’s giggling. — Deasish Mridha


410. “Today you're a little bit older and a lot more fabulous. Happy Birthday, daughter!”


411. “To my beautiful daughter, always remember: you are brave, you are capable, you are pretty, and you can accomplish ANYTHING your heart desires! I know this because I am your mother.”


412. “The most admirable thing ever has to be a father protecting his daughter.” — Unknown


413. Stepdaughter, I’ve watched you grow before my eyes, and I’m so proud of you! Happy birthday to you, sweet girl!


414. “We feel so blessed to have you as our daughter. Have a happy birthday angel.”


415. “I wish heaven had a phone so I could hear your voice one last time. Just remember, your daughter is here waiting for you.” —Unknown


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


417. “Never grow a wishbone, daughter, where your backbone ought to be.” Clementine Paddleford


418. “Happy birthday to my beloved daughter who deserves only the very best on her special day.”


419. “They say that from the instant he lays eyes on her, a father adores his daughter. Whoever she grows up to be, she is always to him that little girl in pigtails. She makes him feel like Christmas. In exchange, he makes a secret promise not to see the awkwardness of her teenage years, the mistakes she makes, or the secrets she keeps.” — Unknown


420. "As mothers and daughters, we are connected with one another. My mother is the bones of my spine, keeping me straight and true. She is my blood, making sure it runs rich and strong. She is the beating of my heart. I cannot now imagine a life without her.” — Kristin Hannah, Summer Island


421. To our daughter on her graduation, remember that obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it. You have so much to be excited for. Every day is your day.


422. The greatest thing a father can do for his daughter is to love her mother. – Elaine S. Dalton


423. “My lovely stepdaughter, if only you could see yourself through my eyes, then you would see how brave, strong, and smart you truly are. And I am very fortunate to get to witness it every day!“


424. May the clouds of grief pass you by and may your life be shined upon by the rainbow that comes. Happy birthday my dearest stepdaughter.


425. Teach your daughters to worry less about fitting into glass slippers and more about shattering glass ceilings. – Unknown


426. Our daughters are the most precious of our treasures, the dearest possessions of our homes, and the objects of our most watchful love. – Margaret Elizabeth Sangster


427. What a not it is to have a granddaughter like you. Happy Birthday my lovely granddaughter!


428. “I will always have my best friend in you, my dearest daughter. Every blessed day I love you more and more. Happy birthday.”


429. “What’s it like to have the greatest daughter in the world? I don’t know, ask your grandmother.” — Anonymous


430. “My precious stepdaughter and I may not share the same blood, but we do share the same love, and that’s the only thing that really matters in a family. And I’m glad I have her in my life.”


431. “You define beauty and grace! No, not only on the outside but on both inside and outside. Your inner and outer beauty is enchanting, my stepdaughter.”


432. “A father will be there for his daughter when it matters the most.”


433. Daughter, you are definitely one special cookie. Emphasis on special. Just kidding, you are adorable, charming, and delightful. You breathe life into my days, and I am so grateful that I have such an incredible daughter.


434. “To my beautiful granddaughter, happy 14th birthday! May your 14th year be one of happiness and excitement.”


435. “The smile of a daughter is the secret purpose of every father.” — Unknown


436. “My life feels incomplete, my emotions deplete and my heart skips a beat when I don’t hug my daughter who is so sweet. I love you.”


437. “I’m glad we’ve begun to raise our daughters more like our sons—but it will never work until we raise our sons more like our daughters.” — Gloria Steinem


438. “A daughter may outgrow your lap, but she will never your heart.” — Unknown


439. A good father will leave his imprint on his daughter for the rest of her life. — Dr. James Dobson


440. “The relationship between parents and children, but especially between mothers and daughters, is tremendously powerful, scarcely to be comprehended in any rational way.” – Joyce Carol Oates


441. 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. Happy birthday!


442. “Dad – a son’s first hero, a daughter’s first love.” — John Walter Bratton


443. It’s a matter of luck that you treat me like your daughter. You are so kind and intelligent and love me every single day. Happy mother’s day to the best mother-in-law.


444. May your day be as bright as your smile and as lovely as you. Happy birthday my daughter!


445. Happy Birthday to our fun-loving and happy-go-lucky daughter, here’s wishing you a day of non-stop celebrating as you turn another year older and sweeter!


446. “We gotta start teaching our daughters to be somebodies instead of somebody’s.” — Kifah Shah


447. “A mother is the only person in the world, who can turn daughter’s worries and fears into happiness.”


448. You dazzle me with your faith and love. It is an absolute joy having a mom as spectacular as you. I hope you are as proud to call me daughter as I am to call you mom. Happy birthday, Mom!


449. “Be careful with your heart, stepdaughter, I will be here always for advice, happy birthday to you!”


450. “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


451. “The happiest moment of my life was when I was born. Because I had the privilege to be my father’s daughter.” — unknown


452. Of course, mothers and daughters with strong personalities might see the world from very different points of view. – Katherine Howe


453. “How fortunate am I to be able to see you grow and share in your special day! Happy birthday my dearest stepdaughter!”


454. “Her judgmental younger self has no idea that she will have a daughter too one day, and that the thought of her little girl ever leaving home will make her feel like weeping.” – Eve Chase


455. “Love does not limit only to those people whom you share the same blood with. Love is when you treat someone like family and choose to give that someone your everything, like how I do with my new husband and stepdaughter. I love them both so much.”


456. “The only love between a mother and a daughter can’t be changed and only this love has no limits. It grows with every single day and never fades.”


457. In the world of copycats, be yourself. In a lifetime of failures, find a silver lining. You are a force to be reckoned with, and I am beyond proud to call you my daughter! Happy Birthday.


458. “Dear stepdaughter, I still remember the day you entered my life and forever captured my heart with your radiant smile. You enchanted me with sweetness and tenderness.”


459. “A stepdaughter is a gift of love.”


460. “If you don’t want your daughter to settle for less, be not only an ideal father but also an ideal husband.”


461. “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


462. Many people have daughters, but only a few people are fortunate enough to have daughters that are indisputably perfect. It must be hard to be that perfect, but you make it look so easy. Happy birthday to the world’s best daughter!


463. By the time you realize your mother was right, you have a daughter who thinks that you’re wrong. – Sada Malhorta


464. Happy birthday to the daughter that I never had. I hope you feel loved this day, and many more days in the future!


465. "A mother who radiates self-love and acceptance actually vaccinates her daughter against low self-esteem.” — Naomi Wolf


466. “Stepdaughter, your love for me means more than you will ever know. I may not be your mom, but being your bonus mom has been the greatest adventure of my life.”


467. 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.


468. "Mother and daughter never truly part, maybe in distance but never in heart.”


469. Your teenage subscription just updated to adult. Happy birthday my dear daughter. Enjoy adulthood and have fun.


470. “Happy birthday to an incredibly phenomenal daughter! I wish you all the good things in this world and hope they remain forever with you!”


471. I am a lover. And with my kids I am even softer. I realize with my son, I have to sometimes be tough, especially now when he's pushing boundaries. With my daughter, I can get a little stern with her and she pretty much will listen. - Author: Jennifer Lopez


472. Teach your daughters their battle cries are needed far more than their silence, and hear them deafen the world with their fearlessness.― Nikita Gill


473. Congratulations, our sweet [daughter /son]. Aim for the stars because the sky is the limit!


474. Happy birthday to my beloved daughter who deserves only the very best on her special day.


475. “A mother is a daughter’s best friend.” – Unknown


476. Every day, I am impressed by your strengths, talents, and your ability to love. Thank you for being an amazing stepdaughter.


477. As you’ve grown over the years you’ve changed in so many ways; all of which were for the better. I couldn’t be more proud of the person you’ve become. Happy birthday to my exemplary daughter!


478. “When fathers are alive but not a predictable presence actively participating in their daughter’s lives the relationship becomes a permanent maybe.” – Victoria Secunda


479. I hope that one day you are blessed with a daughter of your own because nothing can compare to the love a daughter brings into your life. I also hope she brings angst so that you can feel grateful I managed not to kill you in your teenage years! Just kidding, but maybe not.


480. “You define beauty and grace! No, not only on the outside but on both inside and outside. Your inner and outer beauty is enchanting, my stepdaughter.”


481. "Mothers and daughters are closest when daughters become mothers.” — Anonymous


482. A daughter is a rainbow — a curve of light through scattered mist that lifts the spirit with her prismatic presence. A daughter is a promise, kept. – Ellen Hopkins


483. “The world’s a brighter place ever since this precious girl became my own, my stepdaughter. Her innocent smile just warms my heart, and all I want to do is love her. She really means so much to me.”


484. Mother-daughter disagreements were, in hindsight, basically mother stating the truth and daughter taking her own sweet time coming around. — Barbara Delinsky


485. Happy birthday to my precious stepdaughter who has taught me so much in the past few years. Remember that I will always be here for you.


486. Happy Birthday, Granddaughter! You are so precious to me. I hope your birthday is full of delightful surprises and fabulous memories.


487. “I’m happy and grateful that God gave me a stepdaughter I can share the rest of my life with. Life’s never been this great!”


488. “Truth is the daughter of Time.” – Aulus Gellius


489. “No mother and daughter ever live apart, no matter what the distance between them.” — Christie Watson


490. “To my daughter, I will say, ‘See your beauty without a compliment or a mirror.’” — Anonymous


491. When a daughter is born, an ordinary life of a man turns into an extraordinary life of a father.


492. “Father absence has been implicated in anorexia nervosa, in which daughters may exhibit literal father hunger by starving themselves.” – Victoria Secunda


493. You may not be my blood, but I love you more than life itself! Happy birthday, stepdaughter, I wish you nothing but the best!


494. Having a daughter as wonderful as you just makes life so easy and fun. I hope that all your dreams come true. Happy birthday!


495. To my stepdaughter, who taught me how to be the perfect father – Happy birthday, you make my life better every day!


496. “Whenever people say I am a good mother, I will be guilty of taking all the credit, because the credit must go to you for being such an obedient and understanding daughter. Happy birthday sweetie.”


497. “My daughter introduced me to myself… the connection I had with her when I was giving birth was something I’ve never felt before.” — Beyoncé


498. “My stepdaughter doesn’t have my eyes nor my hair color because I am not her real mother, but she will always be the most beautiful thing to me as if she was my own. I will love her just as much as her father does.”


499. Mother and daughter from the start, best friends forever from the heart. — Unknown


500. “No daughter and mother ever live apart, no matter what the distance between them.” – Christie Watson


501. The bond between a mom and a daughter is like Bruce Willis, unbreakable. Thanks for being my everything, Mom. Happy birthday!


502. Happy birthday to my darling daughter! You are one in a million, sweetheart. I love you to the moon and back.


503. “She is my bonus daughter, and she’s worth fighting for.”


504. “I love our daughters more than anything in the world, more than life itself. So for me, being Mom-in-Chief is, and will always be, job number one.” – Michelle Obama


505. “When my daughter says ‘Daddy I need you!’ I wonder if she has any idea that I need her billion times more.” — Stanley Behrman


506. Happy 2nd Birthday to my granddaughter. It’s been two years since God gave me the prettiest granddaughter on Earth!


507. Happy birthday to my amazing stepdaughter, your loving spirit and radiant smile always brighten up my day!


508. "Mothers and daughters are part of each other's consciousness, in different degrees and in a different way, but still with the mutual sense of something which has always been there.” Edith Wharton, The Mother’s Recompense


509. Happy, confident, grateful daughters come from strong, encouraging, loving dads. —Diana Manning


510. “A mother and a daughter always share a special bond, which is engraved on their hearts.”


511. “Happy birthday! You being my daughter makes you fortunate that I don’t need Facebook to remind me of your day!”


512. “I can’t keep calm, it’s my daughter’s birthday!”


513. “I never thought I would say this but raising a daughter is different than raising a son. But the one thing that is not different is my love for each of them.” – Catherine Pulsifer


514. “As daughters go, you’re okay I guess. Just kidding, Happy birthday!”


515. Mother and her two daughters holding up a happy thanksgiving sign featuring yellow lights in the background


516. “Having a daughter makes you see things in a different way. This is my only girl. So I don’t care what it takes to protect her. You can call it what you want to call it. As long as you treat her the same way I treat her, like my princess, I don’t mind.” – Tracy Morgan


517. 2 years ago, we found our missing piece. Happy Birthday to my beautiful daughter!


518. “Certain is it that there is no kind of affection so purely angelic as of a father to a daughter.”—Joseph Addison


519. “Nurse: She never would have baited Pelias’ daughters


520. “Patience, my daughter, learn patience, and life will be easier.” – Catherine Pulsifer


521. “A daughter is a miracle that never ceases to be miraculous… full of beauty and forever beautiful… loving and caring and truly amazing.” — Deanna Beisser


522. We mothers are learning to mark our mothering success by our daughters’ lengthening flight.” – Letty Cottin Pogrebin


523. “Mother and daughter never truly part, maybe in distance but never in heart.”


524. The day you were born was the greatest moment of my life. I am so grateful that I have a daughter as honest, beautiful, and intelligent as you. Happy birthday to my baby girl!


525. “The more a daughter knows the details of her mother’s life the stronger the daughter.” Anita Diamant


526. The day you were born was the greatest moment of my life. I am so grateful that I have a daughter as honest, beautiful, and intelligent as you. Happy birthday!


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


528. Happy Birthday to my daughter! One thing you can look forward to as you get older is growing up to be as awesome as your parents!


529. To my wonderful daughter, Happy birthday. Enjoy all the beauty this day brings and surround yourself with all your favorite thing.


530. “The love you had for your daughter is something I deeply miss as much as we miss your presence in our lives.” —Unknown


531. “My stepdaughter had a hard time adjusting to having me in the house and having me as her new parent, but I’m happy she’s slowly accepting and loving me as part of her family.”


532. “Not one day passes by when I don’t thank God for you, my stepdaughter. You have been my best friend since the day you came into my life.”


533. Share one of your favorite memories with your mother or daughter in the comment section below! To show her some extra love, gift her a potted plant or flowers to represent your ever-growing relationship.


534. “A daughter is God’s way of saying, ‘thought you could use a lifelong friend.’” — Unknown


535. “Husbands may not look at us as their queens, but fathers always look at their daughters as their little princesses.” — unknown


536. “It is admirable for a man to take his son fishing, but there is a special place in heaven for the father who takes his daughter shopping.” – John Sinor


537. “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


538. “A son is a son till he gets a wife; a daughter is a daughter for the rest of her life.” – Irish Saying


539. Happy birthday to my stepdaughter, and the best kid a stepparent could want! I love you more than words can say!


540. “Every mother hopes that her daughter will marry a better man than she did, and is convinced that her son will never find a wife as good as his father did.” — Martin Andersen-Nexo


541. “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


542. As they get older, our daughters become more and more like us too. — Amy Newmark


543. A daughter is the most precious gift of life who lets our hearts dance with joy. – Apollo M


544. “A daughter is God’s way of saying “thought you could use a lifelong friend”


545. “Mother and daughter got on very well indeed, with a deep affection founded on almost complete misunderstanding.” – Mary Stewart


546. “Happy birthday, stepdaughter. You are my only child, you are a real daughter to me, dear.” — Carolyn Boston


547. “To my daughter. Never forget that I love you. Life is filled with hard times and good times. Learn from everything you can. Be the woman I know you can be.” – Unknown


548. Happy birthday to my favorite daughter! Yes, you are my only daughter, but that’s just because you were so perfect I didn’t need to have another one. Great job on being awesome.


549. 22. “I could not be more proud of the sister, daughter, aunt and, most importantly, mother that you have become. 5 years ago I could not dream we would be here today but you are one of my most favorite people in this world. Happy 4 years sober!”


550. A mother and a daughter always share a special bond, which is engraved on their hearts. — Unknown


551. There are not enough words in the English language to express all that I feel towards you, daughter. If I had to, I would go with “I love you so much.” Happy birthday to my truly loved daughter!


552. How do I tell my daughter she is special?


553. It’s never a dull moment with my stepdaughter. We have lots of fun together, and I’m glad we treat each other like sisters and even best friends! Every moment spent with her is something I’ll remember forever. I love my wacky stepdaughter.”


554. 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. Happy birthday!


555. We mothers are learning to mark our mothering success by our daughters’ lengthening flight. — Letty Cottin Pogrebin


556. You will always be your father’s daughter, but know that you have my best wishes on your birthday. May God shower you with his blessings!


557. I’m so grateful for having a daughter like you. Happy birthday to the world’s best daughter.


558. “I’m so grateful for having a daughter like you. Happy birthday to the world’s best daughter.”


559. “It was like we were exchanging codes, on how to be a father and a daughter, like we’d read about it in a manual, translated from another language, and we’re doing our best with what we could understand.” – Aimee Bender


560. Stepdaughter, I’ve watched you grow before my eyes, and I’m so proud of you! Happy birthday to you, sweet girl!


561. “Never grow a wishbone, daughter, where your backbone ought to be.” – Clementine Paddleford


562. “When you have a daughter, you realized right then what it means to love.” – Unknown


563. “My daughter got me a “World’s Best Dad” mug. So we know she is sarcastic.” – Bob Odenkirk


564. I don’t know how such a small little girl can generate so much energy, but I do know how she creates so much happiness in my life, by being the most adorable, lovely, and amazing daughter ever!


565. My son is my son till he has got him a wife, but my daughter’s my daughter all the days of her life. – Thomas Fuller


566. “They both began to giggle and then…fell into a side-splitting round of laughter, the cleansing, complete sort of laughter only a mother and daughter can share.” – Karen Kingsbury


567. “A stepdaughter who is a best friend in disguise – my dear, you are my life’s biggest prize. Happy birthday.”


568. “If there were a competition for best daughters, undoubtedly you would come first. You have been so great to me over all these years. Happy birthday my superstar.”


569. May your [son or daughter] have unsurmountable health and a bright future.


570. "Mother and daughter never truly part, maybe in distance but never in heart.” — Anonymous


571. A man’s daughter is his heart. Just with feet, walking out in the world. — Mat Johnson


572. “My lovely stepdaughter, if only you could see yourself through my eyes, then you would see how brave, strong, and smart you truly are. And I am very fortunate to get to witness it every day!“


573. “Happy birthday to our fun-loving and happy-go-lucky daughter, here’s wishing you a day of non-stop celebrating as you turn another year older and sweeter!”


574. As daughters go, you’re okay I guess. Just kidding, Happy birthday!


575. “Dads have the unique opportunity to influence, guide, and encourage their daughters to grow into godly and gracious young ladies.” – Karol Ladd


576. “Big fathers, complimenting their tiny daughters, are so beautiful.” — Unknown


577. “A stepdaughter is fragile, and it’s your duty to protect her. She lost her parent, and you’re the only hope that can help her go through the tough times of missing her loved one. Be patient with her because no little girl should ever go through such a tragedy. And since you’re her stepparent, make her days happier and more