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Positive Quotes about Father Daughter

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To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter.
- Euripides

Related topics: Dad

It's about a father and daughter and the daughter's
friend and her relationship with her current husband.
- Ismail Merchant

The English was really my mother, it was never me.
Being the daughter of my father, I always felt very French.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg

My father was a diplomatic officer.
As a diplomat's daughter, you have to learn to present yourself very early on.
- Kathleen Turner

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My life comes down to three moments:
the death of my father,
meeting my husband, and the birth of my daughter.
Everything I did previous to that just doesn't seem to add up to very much.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

I tried to stick to my game plan, which was always
being aware of what my A story was -
the love story between a father and his son,
and that son and his daughter.
- Ted Demme

I have done everything I can to make sure my daughter
knows her father because you form your own identity
by rebelling against your parents -
but first you have to know them.
- Greta Scacchi

 

Most fathers don't see the war within the daughter,
her struggles with conflicting images of the idealized and flawed father,
her temptation both to retreat to Daddy's lap and protection
and to push out of his embrace to that of beau and the world beyond home.
- Victoria Secunda

The decision for me was whether to have "The Father"
be a book that told a story -
from the point of view of this speaker,
the daughter - without, as in the earlier books,
then having a section on something else and a section on something else.
- Sharon Olds

My father in the film - which we probably haven't seen in previous movies,
and in British Asian movies you could probably count on one hand -
he says exactly why,
actually why he's frightened for his daughter.
He came to this country, England, and had a bit of a crappy time.
- Parminder Nagra

I know the pressures of being the daughter of a great actress.
But it's inspiring.
You learn so much that other people don't get to learn until later on.
My father being a director, I learnt a real work ethic.
- Natasha Richardson

You think about child abuse and you think of a father
viciously attacking a daughter or a son,
but in my family it was my mother.
My mother, I would say, was a...
very brutal disciplinarian.
- Lynn Johnston

Dear Father in heaven, I'm not a praying man,
but if you're up there and you can hear me ...
show me the way... show me the way.
- It's a Wonderful Life (1946 movie)

So your father, or your mother,
never thought you were good enough - SO WHAT?
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It is a wise father that knows his own child.
- William Shakespeare

My father always used to say that when you die,
if you've got five real friends, then you've had a great life.
- Lee Iacocca

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

The most important thing a father
can do for his children
is to love their mother.
- Henry Ward Beecher

Nothing I've ever done has given me more joys and rewards
than being a father to my children.
- Bill Cosby

It doesn't matter who my father was.
It matters who I remember he was.
- Anne Sexton

My father considered a walk among the mountains
as the equivalent of churchgoing.
- Aldous Huxley

My father and he had one of those English friendships
which begins by avoiding the intimacies
and eventually eliminates speech altogether.
- Jorge Luis Borges

A man cannot speak to his son, but as a father;
to his wife, but as a husband;
to his enemy, but upon terms:
whereas a friend may speak, as the case requires,
and not as it sorteth with the person.
- Francis Bacon

If the new American father feels bewildered and even defeated,
let him take comfort from the fact that whatever he
does in any fathering situation has a fifty percent chance of being right.
- Bill Cosby

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

My father wouldn't get us a TV, he wouldn't allow a TV in the house.
- Janis Joplin

One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.
- George Herbert

Because of my father, we are that Shining City on a Hill.
- Michael Reagan

I made a decision when my father passed away that I
was going to be who God made me to be and not try to preach like my father.
- Joel Osteen

I stopped loving my father a long time ago.
What remained was the slavery to a pattern.
- Anais Nin

I wasn't anything special as a father.
But I loved them and they knew it.
- Sammy Davis, Jr.

A father is always making his baby into a little woman.
And when she is a woman he turns her back again.
- Enid Bagnold

Thirteen, 13 children, and I love - I love them all.
And I think I've been a good father to all of them.
- Anthony Quinn

Middle age is the awkward period when Father Time starts
catching up with Mother Nature.
- Harold Coffin

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 completely smashed.
- Billie Joe Armstrong

I was raised by free-spirited people,
though my father gave me a very strong work ethic.
- Diane Lane

No matter how old we become, we can still call them
'Holy Mother' and 'Father' and put a child-like trust in them.
- Desmond Morris

I wanted to take up music, so my father bought me a blunt instrument.
He told me to knock myself out.
- Jay London

When did it become a problem to be a small businessman
and become successful? The small businessman -
like my father,
or like me?
- Glenn Beck

Our Father and Our God, unto thee, O Lord we lift our souls.
- William Pennington

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

I inherited that calm from my father,
who was a farmer.
You sow, you wait for good or bad weather,
you harvest, but working is something you always need to do.
- Miguel Indurain

Oh, Shrek. Don't worry.
Things just seem bad because it's dark and rainy
and Fiona's father hired a sleazy hitman to whack you.
- the movie Shrek 2

Being a father, being a friend, those are the things
that make me feel successful.
- William Hurt

Father told me that if I ever met a lady in a dress like yours,
I must look her straight in the eyes.
- Prince Charles

I have a lot of very close girlfriends and sisters -
I'm from an all female family.
My father often quips that even the cat was neutered!
- Shirley Manson

Father or stepfather - those are just titles to me.
They don't mean anything.
- Oliver Hudson

If my father had hugged me even once,
I'd be an accountant right now.
- Ray Romano

My father? I never knew him.
Never even seen a picture of him.
- Eminem

Do you know that other than my father,
I've never had a man take care of me?
- Dionne Warwick

All the learnin' my father paid for was a bit o' birch
at one end and an alphabet at the other.
- George Eliot

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

To people who remember JFK's assassination,
JFK Jr. will probably always be that boy saluting his father's coffin.
- Michael Beschloss

The Godhead consists of the Father, the Son,
and the Holy Spirit.
The Father is a material being.
- Orson Pratt

My father loved people, children and pets.
- Tony Visconti

There are things that you cannot talk to your mother and father about,
there are things that you cannot talk to your children about.
- Shirley Knight

I think Captain Cousteau might be the father of the environmental movement.
- Ted Turner

Whenever I fail as a father or husband...
a toy and a diamond always works.
- Shahrukh Khan

My father wasn't really involved and my mom is the light in my life.
- Marion Jones

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

But I have to be careful not to let the world dazzle
me so much that I forget that I'm a husband and a father.
- Herbie Hancock

The love of a mother is the veil of a softer light
between the heart and the heavenly Father.
- Samuel Taylor Coleridge

My Father had a profound influence on me.
He was a lunatic.
- Spike Milligan

Child-rearing is my main interest now.
I'm a hands-on father.
- Sean Penn

I'm a fun father, but not a good father.
The hard decisions always went to my wife.
- John Lithgow

I decided in my life that I would do nothing that did
not reflect positively on my father's life.
- Sidney Poitier

I'm more comfortable with whatever's wrong with me
than my father was whenever he felt he failed or didn't
measure up to the standard he set.
- John Malkovich

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

The child is father of the man.
- William Wordsworth

I would want my legacy to be that I was a great son,
father and friend.
- Dante Hall

My father would take me to the playground,
and put me on mood swings.
- Jay London


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