"A man knows when he is growing old because he begins to look like his father." - Gabriel García Márquez
"It is a wise father that knows his own child." - William Shakespeare
"All fathers are invisible in daytime; daytime is ruled by mothers and fathers come out at night. Darkness brings home fathers, with their real, unspeakable power. There is more to fathers than meets the eye." - Margaret Atwood
"The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother." - Anonymous
"To her the name of father was another name for love." - Fanny Fern
Fathers, like mothers, are not born. Men grow into fathers- and fathering is a very important stage in their development." - David M. Gottesman
"It doesn't matter who my father was; it matters who I remember he was." - Anne Sexton
"A Man's children and his garden both reflect the amount of weeding done during the growing season." - Anonymous
"The greatest gift I ever had Came from God, and I call him Dad!" - Anonymous
"A father is a guy who has snapshots in his wallet where his money used to be." - Anonymous
"He didn't tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it." - Clarence Budington Kelland
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
"One father is more than a hundred Schoolmasters." - George Herbert
Fatherhood is pretending the present you love most is soap-on-a-rope." - Bill Cosby
"It is not flesh and blood but the heart, which makes us fathers and sons." - Johann Schiller
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
"My father was a statesman; I'm a political woman. My father was a saint. I'm not.- Indira Gandhi
"You know, fathers just have a way of putting everything together." - Erika Cosby
"Father, whom I murdered every night but one, That one, when your death murdered me." - Howard Moss
"Small boys become big men through the influence of big men who care about small boys." - Anonymous
"To her the name of father was another name for love." - Fanny Fern
"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

Author: James Baldwin