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A father’s disappointment can be a very powerful tool.
Michael Bergin

One of my earliest memories is of my father carrying me in one arm with a picket sign in the other.
Camryn Manheim

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

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

When I was 18, I thought my father was pretty dumb. After a while when I got to be 21, I was amazed to find out how much he’d learned in three years.
Frank Butler

Dad Quotes 111-115

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My father was not a failure. After all, he was the father of a president of the United States.
Harry S. Truman

My father was something of a rainbow-chaser.
Marc Davis

Aeneas carried his aged father on his back from the ruins of Troy and so do we all, whether we like it or not, perhaps even if we have never known them.
Angela Carter

The time not to become a father is eighteen years before a war.
E. B. White

There is too much fathering going on just now and there is no doubt about it fathers are depressing.
Gertrude Stein

Dad Quotes 106-110

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The child is father of the man.
William Wordsworth

The fundamental defect of fathers, in our competitive society, is that they want their children to be a credit to them.
Bertrand Russell

The most important influence in my childhood was my father.
DeForest Kelley

My father was the most rational and the most dispassionate of men.
Simon Newcomb

When I was a kid, I used to imagine animals running under my bed. I told my dad, and he solved the problem quickly. He cut the legs off the bed.
Lou Brock

Dad Quotes 101-105

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Rich men’s sons are seldom rich men’s fathers.
Herbert Kaufman

So my father was a person who never lied to me. If I had a question, he answered it. I knew a lot of things at a young age because I was intrigued.
Nick Cannon

Sons have always a rebellious wish to be disillusioned by that which charmed their fathers.
Aldous Huxley

That is the thankless position of the father in the family – the provider for all, and the enemy of all.
August Strindberg

The best money advice ever given me was from my father. When I was a little girl, he told me, ‘Don’t spend anything unless you have to.’
Dinah Shore