Dads / Fathers
Quotes & Promises
Inspirational & Famous Quotes
Definitions & Meanings
Like as a father pitieth his children, the
LORD pitieth them that fear him.
Whoever spares the rod hates his
son, but he who loves him is
diligent to discipline him.
Train up a child in the way he
should go; even when he is old he
will not depart from it.
And call no man your father on
earth, for you have one Father,
who is in heaven.
Fathers, do not provoke your
children to anger, but bring them
up in the discipline and
instruction of the Lord.
Fathers, do not provoke your
children, lest they become
For you know how, like a father
with his children,
(1 Thessalonians 2:11)
Do not rebuke an older man but
encourage him as you would a
father, younger men as brothers,
older women as mothers, younger
women as sisters, in all purity.
Honor widows who are truly widows.
But if a widow has children or
grandchildren, let them first
learn to show godliness to their
own household and to make some
return to their parents, for this
is pleasing in the sight of God.
She who is truly a widow, left all
alone, has set her hope on God and
continues in supplications and
prayers night and day, ...
(1 Timothy 5:1-25)
But if anyone does not provide for
his relatives, and especially for
members of his household, he has
denied the faith and is worse than
(1 Timothy 5:8)
Inspirational Quotes from Famous People
A dramatic thing, the first
time you stand up to your dad.
--Lenny Kravitz - American Musician
Born May 26, 1964
A man knows when he is growing old
because he begins to look like his
--Gabriel Garcia Marquez – Colombian
Novelist Born March 6, 1927
father to my family and a husband
is to me much more important than
what I did in the business.
--Tom Bosley – American Actor Born
October 1, 1927
is my main interest now. I'm a
--Sean Penn – American Actor Born
August 17, 1960
Dad was the
only adult male I ever trusted.
--Michael Reagan - Born: March
punished for blowing the whistle
on my father's lifestyle.
--Tatum O'Neal – American Actress
Born: November 5, 1963
anything special as a father. But
I loved them and they knew it.
--Sammy Davis, Jr. –American
Entertainer Born: December 8, 1925
Died: May 16, 1990
I'm a father;
that's what matters most. Nothing
--Gordon Brown – British Politician
Born: February 20, 1951
I'm a father.
It isn't just my life any more. I
don't want my kid finding bottles
in the house or seeing his father
--Billie Joe Armstrong – American
Musician Born: February 17, 1972
matter who my father was; it
matters who I remember he was.
--Anne Sexton - American Born:
November 9, 1928 Died: October 4,
It is a wise
father that knows his own child.
--William Shakespeare –English
Dramatist Born: April 26, 1564
Died: April 23, 1616
It is easier
for a father to have children than
for children to have a real
--Pope John XXIII – Italian
Clergyman Born: November 25, 1881
Died: June 3, 1963
My father was
my teacher. But most importantly
he was a great dad.
--Beau Bridges – American Actor
Born: December 9, 1941
My father was never anti-anything
in our house.
--Errol Flynn – Australian Actor
Born: June 20, 1909 Died: October