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250 Best Father’s Day Quotes to Share with Dad 2021

In 2021, Father’s Day will be celebrated on Sunday, June 20. Father’s Day is a day of honouring fatherhood and paternal bonds, as well as the influence of fathers in society. In America, Father’s Day was founded by Sonora Smart Dodd and celebrated on the third Sunday of June for the first time in 1910. Father’s Day is celebrated annually on the third Sunday in June in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, India, and a number of other countries around the world. Many countries celebrate this holiday at other times of the year. In Australia, for example, Father’s Day is held on the first Sunday of September; in Norway, Sweden, and Finland, on the second Sunday in November; and in Catholic countries of Europe, it has been celebrated on March 19 as Saint Joseph’s Day since the Middle Ages.

Being a father is a tough but incredibly fulfilling job, and letting Dad know how important he makes his job even more rewarding. Father’s Day celebrates and honours the men who have embraced the essential role of fatherhood. On this day, we thank fathers and father figures for the sacrifices they make, for embracing the responsibility of nurturing and raising children, and for devotion to their family.

To make dad feel special, we’ve compiled 250 caring, humorous. Sweet Father’s Day quotes to celebrate all the joys of fatherhood, show one of the most important men in your life how much you care for him by sharing one of these heartfelt Father’s Day quotes in a thoughtful Father’s Day card, a sweet text, or even a special tribute for him on social media.

250 Best Father’s Day Quotes That Your Dad Will Love

Top 10 Fathers Day Quotes

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“By profession I am a soldier and take great pride in that fact, but I am also prouder, infinitely prouder, to be a father. A soldier destroys in order to build; the father only builds, never destroys.” – General Douglas MacArthur

“When I was a boy of 14, my father was so ignorant, I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be 21, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.” – Mark Twain

“Anyone can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a dad, and that’s why I call you dad, because you are so special to me. You taught me the game and you taught me how to play it right.” – Wade Boggs

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

“Being a father has been, without a doubt, my greatest source of achievement, pride and inspiration. Fatherhood has taught me about unconditional love, reinforced the importance of giving back and taught me how to be a better person.” – Naveen Jain

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

“Until you have a son of your own… you will never know the joy, the love beyond feeling that resonates in the heart of a father as he looks upon his son.” – Kent Nerburn

“My dad is my best friend, my father, and my boss, When I do something that is exciting and he likes it, it feels three times as good as you can imagine.” – David Lauren

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

“A father is the one friend upon whom we can always rely. In the hour of need, when all else fails, we remember him upon whose knees we sat when children, and who soothed our sorrows; and even though he may be unable to assist us, his mere presence serves to comfort and strengthen us.” – Émile Gaboriau

Best Fathers Day Quotes

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“A father’s smile has been known to light up a child’s entire day.” – Susan Gale

“The thrill of being a great father is not seeing your children go on to become successful adults. The thrill of a great father is the journey, experiencing your child’s successes along the pathway to their greatness.” – Reed Markham

“Fatherhood is the best thing I ever did. It changes your perspective. You can write a book, you can make a movie, you can paint a painting, but having kids is really the most extraordinary thing I have taken on.” – Brad Pitt

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

“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.’ ” – Michael Jordan

“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 the little scraps of wisdom.” – Umberto Eco

“Fatherhood is the greatest thing that could ever happen. You can’t explain it until it happens; it’s like telling somebody what water feels like before they’ve ever swam in it.” – Michael Bublé

“My father has always provided me a safe place to land and a hard place from which to launch.” – Chelsea Clinton

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

“Good fathers do three things: they provide, they nurture and they guide.” – Roland Warren

“My father turned my life around insisting I be more than I was and by believing I could be more.” – Oprah Winfrey

“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.’” – Michael Jordan

“The nature of fatherhood is that you’re doing something that you’re unqualified to do, and then you become qualified when you do it.” – John Green

“WHe was a father. That’s what a father does. Eases the burdens of those he loves. Saves the ones he loves from painful last images that might endure for a lifetime.” – George Saunders

“When you need real understanding, when you need someone to care, when you need someone to guide you … A father’s always there.” – Thomas J. Langley

Short Fathers Day Quotes

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“It’s an ongoing joy being a dad.” – Liam Neeson

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

“The power of dad in a child’s life is unmatched.” – Justin Ricklefs

“The power of a dad in a child’s life is unmatched.” – Justin Ricklefs

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

“A man never stands as tall as when he kneels to help a child.” – Knights of Pythagoras

“Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father.” – Lydia Maria Child

“No music is so pleasant to my ears as that word―father.” – Lydia Maria Child

“The imprint of a father remains forever on the life of the child.” – Roy Lessin

“The greatest thing a father can do for his children is love their mother.” – Anjaneth Garcia Untalan

“The greatest mark of a father is how he treats his children when no one is looking.” – Dan Pearce

“Sometimes the poorest man leaves his children the richest inheritance.” – Ruth E. Renkel

“Dads are most ordinary men turned into heroes.” – Pam Brown

“Dad, you’re in all my favorite memories.”

“Dad, your guiding hand on my shoulder will remain with me forever.”

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

“Near or far, I’m always so thankful for the great dad you are.”

“Seeing what a great dad you are only makes me love you more.”

“Sending love and thanks across the miles to the best dad ever.”

“To the world you are a dad. To our family you are the world.”

“You may be just a rookie dad, but you already seem like an old pro.”

“You’re the best, Dad. I love you!”

“The heart of a father is the masterpiece of nature.” – Abbé Prévost

“When my father didn’t have my hand, he had my back.” – Linda Poindexter

“What we become depends on what our fathers teach us.” – Umberto Eco

“A father is someone who carries pictures where his money used to be.”

“I’m a father; that’s what matters most. Nothing matters more.” – Gordon Brown

“A father is a banker provided by nature.” – French proverb

“A father doesn’t tell you that he loves you. He shows you.” – Dimitri the Stoneheart

“A father carries pictures where his money used to be.” – Steve Martin

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

“A father’s words are like a thermostat that sets the temperature in the house.” – Paul Lewis

“A grandfather is someone with silver in his hair and gold in his heart.”

“An almost perfect relationship with his father was the earthly root of all his wisdom.” – C.S. Lewis

“Don’t know where I’d be without your wisdom and guidance.”

“Fatherhood is a marathon, not a sprint.” – Paul L. Lewis

“Great fathers don’t find fault. Great fathers find solutions.” – Reed Markham

“One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.” – George Herbert

“The heart of a father is the masterpiece of nature.” – Antoine-François Prévost

“The older I get, the smarter my father seems to get.” – Tim Russert

“When my father didn’t have my hand, he had my back.” – Linda Poindexter

“You’ll always have your own special place in my heart, Papa.”

“You’re the kind of man everyone needs in their lives.”

“You’ve taught me so much without saying a word.”

Happy Fathers Day Quotes

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“Happy Father’s Day. Hope the beers are chilling and the grill is sizzling!”

“Happy Father’s Day! Wish I could be there helping you man the grill.”

“Happy Father’s Day to the man who taught me how to step and throw, how to field a grounder, how to follow through and pretty much every other important thing I know about baseball and living!”

“Happy Father’s Day to the man who put the fear into all my homecoming and prom dates…and who still treats me like a princess!”

“Happy Father’s Day to the man I love. I hope you feel every day how grateful I am for you and for all you do.”

“Happy Father’s Day to the best grandpa in the world!”

“Happy Father’s Day to our favorite father-to-be with lots of pride and anticipation!”

“Happy Father’s Day to my wonderful godfather. My parents couldn’t have picked a better (or funnier!) man for the job!”

“Happy ‘Golf to Your Heart’s Content’ Day!”

“Happy almost Father’s Day!”

“Happy Father’s Day from afar to an amazing dad. Miss you.”

“Sending love and good wishes to the dad-to-be on Father’s Day!

“You are off to a great start as a dad. Happy Father’s Day!”

“Happy Father’s Day to our wonderful son. Thanks for being such a devoted father to our favorite little granddaughter!”

“Happy Father’s Day to a grandson who just keeps on bringing new joy to our family.”

“A happy family is a reflection of a good father and a loving husband.”

“Your baby will be here before you know it! Hope this Father’s Day will be the first of many happy ones for you.”

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

“Have a great Father’s Day. Looking forward to spending some time together when we visit next month!”

“Have you noticed that pretty much everything we do together leads to ice cream? Not that I’m complaining. Have a sweet Father’s Day. Love you, Dad!”

“Hope Father’s Day brings you some time to relax and geek out in your favorite ways.”

“Hoping this will be the first of many memorable Father’s Days for you!”

“I hope you get to waste some time in your favorite ways on Father’s Day. You deserve it!”

“I miss being with you on Father’s Day, but I’m thinking about you and hoping you have a great day.”

“Popping open a cool one in your honor on Father’s Day. Cheers!”

“Sending you heartfelt appreciation on Father’s Day. It’s the least I can do considering all the gray hairs I’ve caused you.”

“So glad you were with me for this fun and crazy ride.”

“Thank you for being there every day with just the love and guidance I’ve needed.”

“Thanks for teaching me all the best things I know…plus some other good stuff that I probably should have paid more attention to.”

“Thinking of all our fun Father’s Days on the lake and wishing I could be there enjoying this one along with you…”

“You’ve always gone above and beyond to support me and celebrate important times in my life. That’s why I’m thinking of you with special gratitude on Father’s Day.”

“You’ve got sticky little kisses and crayon-drawn Father’s Day cards in your future. Lucky you!”

Funny Fathers Day Quotes

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“When a father gives to his son, both laugh; when a son gives to his father, both cry.” – William Shakespeare

“A good father is one whose only reason for putting down a laughing baby is to pick up a crying one.” – Linda Poindexter

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

“When you teach your son, you teach your son’s son.” – The Talmud

“To a small child, the perfect granddad is unafraid of big dogs and fierce storms, but absolutely terrified of the word boo.” – Robert Brault

“Having a kid is like falling in love for the first time when you’re 12, but every day.” – Mike Myers

“Just taught my kids about taxes by eating 38% of their ice cream.” – Conan O’Brien

“For a kid who used to gag when your little brother’s diaper got changed, you sure did grow up to be a great dad!”

“I would have five more girls if I could. I’m a girl dad.” – Kobe Bryant

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

“Be nice to your dad. Most of fatherhood feels like going through customs with an outdated passport.” – Jim Gaffigan

“Dad taught me everything I know. Unfortunately, he didn’t teach me everything he knows.” – Al Unser

“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.’” – Harmon Killebrew

“Thanks for all you’ve done for me, Dad. Obviously, I could never repay you, but I’ll happily chip in for pizza in your honor on Father’s Day or any day!”

“The best dads get promoted to grandpa.”

“You gotta love dads. At my wedding, when I tripped on my wedding dress and fell flat on my face, Dad said, “Don’t worry, you’ll do better next time.”” – Melanie White

“Fathers embody a delicious mixture of familiarity and novelty; they are novel without being strange or frightening.” – Louise J. Kaplan

“Lately all my friends are worried they’re turning into their fathers. I’m worried I’m not.” – Dan Zevin

“I talk and talk and talk, and I haven’t taught people in 50 years what my father taught by example in one week.” – Maria Cuomo Cole

“Being a great father is like shaving. No matter how good you shaved today, you have to do it again tomorrow.” – Reed Markham

“Father!—to God himself we cannot give a holier name!” – William Wordsworth

“I hope all your wildest Father’s Day wishes come true—maybe even the one about staying awake through the whole afternoon of baseball on TV!”

“I’m very pleased and glad to welcome my own brother into the sleep deprivation society that is parenting.” – Prince William

“My Father’s Day gift to you is letting you pretend to be in charge of the family for a day.”

“Never is a man more of a man than when he is the father of a newborn.” – Matthew McConaughey

“There are three stages of a man’s life: he believes in Santa Claus, he doesn’t believe in Santa Claus, he is Santa Claus.”

“You don’t have to deserve your mother’s love. You have to deserve your father’s. He’s more particular.” – Robert Frost

Inspirational Fathers Day Quotes

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

“There is nothing that moves a loving father’s soul quite like his child’s cry.” – Joni Eareckson Tada

“I can tell from how your kids act that they feel happy and totally loved. Of course they do. They have an awesome dad!”

“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

“It starts in the home. If the father is not in the home, the boy will find a father in the streets. I saw it in my generation and every generation before me, and every one since.” – Denzel Washington

“I feel like the success of parenthood is feeling like I failed all day today, but I get to wake up tomorrow and do it again and hopefully they turn out to be a good human being.” – Justin Timberlake

“It was times like these when I thought my father, who hated guns and had never been to any wars, was the bravest man who ever lived.” – Harper Lee

“It’s only when you grow up and step back from him—or leave him for your own home—it’s only then that you can measure his greatness and fully appreciate it.” – Margaret Truman

“There’s no shame in fear, my father told me, what matters is how we face it.” – George R.R. Martin

“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.”

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

“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.”

“God gave me such a good gift when he gave me you for a father.”

“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

“It’s only when you grow up and step back from him—or leave him for your own home—it’s only then that you can measure his greatness and fully appreciate it.” – Margaret Truman

“It’s the one thing I’ve always wanted to be. Never is a man more of a man than when he is the father of a newborn.” – Matthew McConaughey

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

“My father had a profound influence on me, he was a lunatic.” – Spike Milligan

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

Fathers Day Quotes From Son

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“I’m so proud to be your son.”

“My dad is my idol. He used to work two jobs and still came home happy every night.” – Magic Johnson

“I realized being a father is the greatest job I have ever had and the greatest job I will ever have.” – Dwayne Johnson

“There should be a children’s song ‘If you’re happy and you know it, keep it to yourself and let your Dad sleep.’” – Jim Gaffigan

“I remember a very important lesson that my father gave me when I was twelve or thirteen. He said, ‘You know, today I welded a perfect seam and I signed my name to it.’ And I said, ‘But, Daddy, no one’s going to see it!’ And he said, ‘Yeah, but I know it’s there.’ So when I was working in kitchens, I did good work.” – Toni Morrison

“A father is a man who expects his son to be as good a man as he meant to to be.” – Frank A. Clark

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

“If the relationship of father to son could really be reduced to biology, the whole earth would blaze with the glory of fathers and sons.” – James Baldwin

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

“My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person: He believed in me.” – Jim Valvano

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

“My dad was always there for me and my brother, and I want my kids to have the same kind of dad—a dad they will remember. Being a dad is the most important thing in my life.” – Kevin Costner

“My favorite thing about being a father is just seeing my kids grow and do some of the same things that I did when I was a kid, man.” – LeBron James

“Dads regard themselves as a giant shock absorber, there to protect the family from the ruts and bumps on the road of life.” – W. Bruce Cameron

“When you’re a dad, there’s no one above you. If I don’t do something that has to be done, who is going to do it?” – Jonathan Safran Foer

“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

“My father is my rock. It’s where I learned everything about loyalty, dependability, being there day in, day out, no matter what.” – Hugh Jackman

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

“I had no expectations about fatherhood, really, but it’s definitely a journey I’m glad to be taking.” – Christopher Meloni

“Fatherhood is the best thing that could happen to me, and I’m just glad I can share my voice.” – Dwyane Wade

“A man knows when he is growing old because he begins to look like his father.” – Gabriel Garcia Marquez

“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

“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

“You taught me so many of the important things I know—including a few choice words for certain situations.”

Fathers Day Quotes From Daughter

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

“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

“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!”

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

“Behind every great daughter is a truly amazing father.”

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

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

“I wish I could be there in person to remind you in person how much I love you, Dad.”

“There will always be a few people who have the courage to love what is untamed inside us. One of those men is my father.” – Alison Lohman

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

“Being a daddy’s girl is like having permanent armor for the rest of your life.” – Marinela Reka

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

“Dad, you’re still the one I think of first when I have a question about something or when I just need some support and good advice. Thank you for always being there for me.”

“You’re my one and only dad, and I’ll always have a special place in my heart for you.”

“Your baby girl is so lucky to have you for her dad.”

“He was the first man in my life, the man who taught me how to love.” – Jenna Bush Hager

“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

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

“A girl’s father is the first man in her life, and probably the most influential.” – David Jeremiah

“A girl’s first true love is her father.” – Marisol Santiago

“Having you in my life has made all the difference in the world to me.”

“No one in this world can love a girl more than her father.” – Michael Ratnadeepak

“On behalf of every man looking out for every girl, you are the God and the weight of her world.” – John Mayer

“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

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

“We may not be spending Father’s Day together, but luckily, we’re connected in a way that stretches across any distance. So grateful for that closeness…and for you.”

“You think I’m strong, you think I’m fearless, even when I’m, I’m at my weakest, you always see the best in me when I can’t, I wanna be the girl you think I am.” – Carrie Underwood

Fathers Day Quotes From Kids

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“Daddies don’t just love their children every now and then, it’s a love without end,” – George Strait

“Children learn to smile from their parents.” – Shinichi Suzuki

“Dads are like chocolate chip cookies; they may have chips or be totally nutty, but they are sweet and make the world a better place, especially for their children.” – Hillary Lytle

“Happy Father’s Day with love from your favorite kid. (Don’t worry—I won’t tell if you won’t.)”

“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.’” – Billy Graham

“Your little one is going to be so lucky to have you.”

Fathers Day Quotes From Wife

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“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

“Sometimes I’m amazed that my wife and I created two human beings from scratch yet struggle to assemble the most basic of IKEA cabinets.” – John Kinnear

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

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

“Happy Father’s Day to the man of my heart, the father of our children, the love of my life.”

“Thank you for all the ways you go above and beyond every day for our family. The kids and I are so lucky to have you.”

“I always thought you’d make a great dad. Now, I know it. Happy Father’s Day to an amazing husband.”

“I can’t imagine anyone who’s a better father or more loving husband than you.”

“No matter how much time goes by, I treasure my memories of times spent with you, and I still look forward to all our times together.”

“Turns out, it IS possible for a man to look hot carrying a diaper bag. I know because I’m married to you.”

“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.” – Frank Abagnale

Fathers Day Quotes For Dad

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“It’s the greatest thing on Earth. As soon as this child was born, I immediately wanted to call my parents and just apologize because I never knew how much they loved me.” – Ashton Kutcher

“Do I want to be a hero to my son? No. I would like to be a very real human being. That’s hard enough.” – Robert Downey Jr.

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

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

“A man’s worth is measured by how he parents his children. What he gives them, what he keeps away from them, the lessons he teaches and the lessons he allows them to learn on their own.” – Lisa Rogers

“Every father should remember one day his son will follow his example, not his advice.” – Charles Kettering

“I realized being a father is the greatest job I have ever had and the greatest job I will ever have.” – Dwayne Johnson

“It’s a great joy but no test of love or commitment to take your son to a ball game. You really prove your credentials as a good dad when you are willing to take your daughter shopping—more than once.” – Michael Josephson

“The reward of child rearing is spending the rest of your life proudly knowing this person you helped guide.” – Mike Sager

“Being a father is the single greatest feeling on earth. Not including those wonderful years I spent without a child, of course.” – Ryan Reynolds

“What makes you a man isn’t the ability to have a child—it’s the courage to raise one.” – Barack Obama

“You gotta be really deliberate with how you choose to spend your day because those are the moments you’re away from your child.” – Mahershala Ali

“It’s the courage to raise a child that makes you a father.” – Barack Obama

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

“In my career, there’s many things I’ve won and many things I’ve achieved, but for me, my greatest achievement is my children and my family. ” – David Beckham

“I have found the best way to give advice to your children is to find out what they want and then advise them to do it.” – Harry S. Truman

“He adopted a role called Being a Father so that his child would have something mythical and infinitely important: a Protector.” – Tom Wolfe

“I feel that the greatest gift that I can give my children is the freedom to be who they are.” – Will Smith

“I love being a dad; it’s one of the joys of life. In fact, you can take it all away from me tomorrow, but don’t take away my children.” – Idris Elba

“To me, having kids is the ultimate job in life. I want to be most successful at being a good father.” – Nick Lachey

“I’m a great dad because I know what it’s like not to be a good dad.” – Kevin Hart

“I love being a dad. Fatherhood is the best thing that could happen to me, and I’m just glad I can share my voice.” – Dwyane Wade

“Just wanted to recognize you on Father’s Day for being such a caring and positive influence in my life. I’m more grateful than you could ever know.”

Fathers Day In Heaven Quotes

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“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

“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

“Sometimes I think my papa is an accordion. When he looks at me and smiles and breathes, I hear the notes.” – Markus Zusak

“There’s no shame in fear, my father told me, what matters is how we face it.” – George R.R. Martin

“I only hope when I have my own family that everyday I see a little more of my father in me.” – Keith Urban

“If there is any immortality to be had among us human beings, it is certainly only in the love that we leave behind. Fathers like mine don’t ever die.” – Leo Buscaglia

Final Thoughts

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Father’s Day is the perfect time of year to celebrate the loving and caring men in your life. No matter what relationship you share with your father, always be grateful for the role he played in your existence. he may not be a man of words, but that doesn’t mean you can’t take the time to honour your father with some touching turns of phrase.

Which of these Father’s Day quotes resonated with you best? Do you have any other favourite quotes to add to the list? Feel free to share with us in the comment section below. Also, if you enjoyed this Father’s Day quotes collection, be sure to share it with your friends and followers.

Originally published December 15, 2020, updated April 3, 2021

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