Powerful Parenting Quotes for Father’s Day

fathers day quotes(Written by Elle Yi) Parenting quotes could be the essential guidelines of being a parent. These include something that is learned from one generation to another. All quotes are excellent reminders that parents need to lead by example.

The provoking parenting quotes can be very powerful resources for raising a child. It may also advise us what our kids actually need

Enjoy powerful parenting quotes for father’s day to have inspiration to be the best dad and discover new parenting approaches.

  • “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
  • “The father who does not teach his son his duties is equally guilty with the son who neglects them.” ~ Confucius
  • “The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.” ~ David O. McKay
  • “My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me.” ~ Jim Valvano


  • “A little praise goes a great ways.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • “Never do for a child what he is capable of doing for himself.” ~ Elizabeth G. Hainstock
  • “Many men can make a fortune, but very few can build a family.” ~ J.S. Bryan
  • “Reading to children at night, responding to their smiles with a smile, returning their vocalizations with one of your own, touching them, holding them – all of these further a child’s brain development and future potential, even in the earliest months.” ~ T. Berry Brazelton


  • “Only by being permitted to experience the consequences of his actions will the child acquire a sense of responsibility; and within the limits marked by the demands of his safety this must be done.” ~ Robert Lindner
  • “Children have more need of models than of critics.” ~ Joseph Joubert
  • “The defects of the children mirror the defects of the parents.” ~ Herbert Spencer
  • “Tiny children want to learn to the degree that they are unable to distinguish learning from fun. They keep this attitude until we adults convince them that learning is not fun.” ~ Glenn Doman


  • “Let your child be the teenager he or she wants to be, not the adolescent you were or wish you had been.” ~ Laurence Steinberg and Ann Levine
  • “Children love repetition, but not when it’s overdone. They will lose interest if you progress too slowly, and if you go too quickly the materials will be beyond their comprehension.” ~  Elizabeth G. Hainstock
  • “If we continually try to force a child to do what he is afraid to do, he will become more timid, and will use his brains and energy not to explore the unknown, but to find ways to avoid pressures we put on him. If, however, we are careful not to push a child beyond the limits of his courage, he is almost sure to get braver.” ~ John Holt
  • “What the father kept silent the son speaks out.” ~ Friedrich Nietzsche


  • “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.” ~ Unknown
  • “Fatherhood is pretending the present you love most is soap-on-a-rope.” ~ Bill Cosby
  •  “When I was a kid, I said to my father one afternoon, ‘Daddy, will you take me to the zoo?’ He answered, ‘If the zoo wants you, let them come and get you.” ~ Jerry Lewis
  • “Any man can be a Father but it takes someone special to be a dad.” ~ Anne Geddes


  • “It is my pleasure that my children are free and happy, and unrestrained by parental tyranny. Love is the chain whereby to bind a child to its parents.” ~ Abraham Lincoln
  • “Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.” ~ James Baldwin
  • “Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one.” ~ Benjamin Franklin
  • “Two little girls, on their way home from Sunday school, were solemnly discussing the lesson. ‘Do you believe there is a devil?’ asked one. ‘No,’ said the other promptly. ‘It’s like Santa Claus: it’s your father.” ~ Ladies’ Home Journal

  • “A truly rich man is one whose children run into his arms when his hands are empty.” ~ Unknown
  • “I’m a father; that’s what matters most. Nothing matters more.” ~ Gordon Brown
  • “I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father’s protection.” ~ Sigmund Freud

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