10 Famous Quotes On Fathers

10 Famous Quotes On Fathers
June 19, 2011 Leslie Juvin-Acker

1. Anonymous father: My son has forsaken God. What, Rabbi, shall I do? The Ball Shem Tov: Love him more than ever.

2. One who adopts an orphan is like unto him who begot him. – The Bratzlaver

3. Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father! – Lydia Child

4. Obey thy Natural Father, but thy Spiritual more. – James Howell

5. It is much easier to become a father than to be one. – Kent Nerburn

6. We think or Fathers Fools, so wise we grow; Our wiser Sons, no doubt will think us so. – Alexander Pope

7. He who does not teach his son an occupation is as one who has taught his son to rob. – Talmud

8. Always obey your parents, when they are present. – Mark Twain

9. 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

10. Are you lost, daddy, I asked tenderly. Shut up, he explained. – Ring Lardner

Source: “Quotationary”. Leonard Roy Frank. Random House Webster’s. 2001


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