The relationship between father and child is one that embodies love, protection, and pride. “DAD: Hundreds of Awesome Quotes about the Guy Who Does It All,” a collection from Adams Media (a division of Simon & Schuster) highlights more than 400 quotes about fatherhood from notable dads in the worlds of sports, politics, the arts, and more.
From Sidney Poitier wanting to be just like his dad to Jimmy Fallon describing fatherhood as a whole new level of happiness, these voices soar when describing the profound influence a father can have.
With quotes by and about fathers, including everyone from Barack Obama and Matt Damon to Sigmund Freud and Meryl Streep, Dad is the perfect gift for the most important man in all of our lives.
“My dad believed in me, even when I didn’t. He always knew I could do this.” —Taylor Swift
“Dads don’t need to be tall and broad-shouldered and clever. Love makes them so.” – Pam Brown, Writer
“It’s a humbling thing, having kids. One of my sons came to rehearsals, and now he says Daddy’s job is ‘go play loud music.’” – Trent Reznor