Maintain your old Siemens Hipath system

Top 50 Father Quotations

  • "The greatest gift I ever had Came from God, and I call him Dad! "
    -- Anonymous

  • "Our earth is degenerate in these latter days; bribery and corruption are common; children no longer obey their parents; and the end of the world is evidently approaching."
    -- Assyrian clay tablet 2800 B.C.

  • "The joys of parents are secret, and so are their griefs and fears."
    -- Francis Bacon, Sr.

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

  • "We never know the love of our parents for us till we have become parents."
    -- Henry Ward Beecher

  • "I have always looked at life as a voyage, mostly wonderful, sometimes frightening. In my family and friends I have discovered treasure more valuable than gold."
    -- Jimmy Buffet

  • "The father who does not teach his son his duties is equally guilty with the son who neglects them. "
    -- Confucius

  • "Fatherhood is pretending the present you love the most is soap-on-a-rope."
    -- Bill Cosby

  • "You know, fathers just have a way of putting everything together. "
    -- Erika Cosby

  • "Be kind to thy father, for when thou were young, who loved thee so fondly as he? He caught the first accents that fell from thy tongue, and joined in thy innocent glee. "
    -- Margaret Courtney

  • "Role modeling is the most basic responsibility of parents. Parents are handing life's scripts to their children, scripts that in all likelihood will be acted out for the rest of the children's lives."
    -- Stephen R. Covey

  • "What a dreadful thing it must be to have a dull father. "
    -- Mary Mapes Dodge

  • "To her the name of father was another name for love. "
    -- Fanny Fern

  • "Parents can tell but never teach, unless they practice what they preach."
    -- Arnold Glasow

  • "When Charles first saw our child Mary, he said all the proper things for a new father. He looked upon the poor little red thing and blurted, 'She's more beautiful than the Brooklyn Bridge. "
    -- Helen Hayes

  • "To be a successful father...there's one absolute rule: when you have a kid, don't look at it for the first two years. "
    -- Ernest Hemingway

  • "The best of all gifts around any Christmas tree: the presence of a happy family all wrapped up in each other."
    -- Burton Hillis

  • "I am not caused by my history--my parents, my childhood and development. These are mirrors in which I may catch glimpses of my image."
    -- James Hillman

  • "There are fathers who do not love their children; there is no grandfather who does not adore his grandson. "
    -- Victor Hugo

  • "You've got to do your own growing, no matter how tall your grandfather was."
    -- Irish Proverb

  • "Any woodsman can tell you that in a broken and sundered nest, one can hardly find more than a precious few whole eggs. So it is with the family."
    -- Thomas Jefferson

  • "My dear father; my dear friend; the best and wisest man I ever knew, who taught me many lessons and showed me many things as we went together along the country by-ways."
    -- Sarah Orne Jewett

  • "When a father gives to his son, both laugh; when a son gives to his father, both cry. "
    -- Jewish Proverb

  • "The longer we live the more we think and the higher the value we put on friendship and tenderness towards parents and friends."
    -- Samuel Johnson

  • "He was all questions. But small boys expect their fathers to be walking lexicons, to do two jobs at once, to give replies as they are working, whether laying stones or building models...digging up a shrub, or planting flower beds...Boys have a right to ask their fathers questions...Fathers are the powers that be, and with their power and might must shelter, guard, and hold and teach and love...All men with sons must learn to do these things...Too soon, too soon, a small son grows and leaves his father's side to test his manhood's wings. "
    --Roy Z. Kemp

  • "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," my dad would reply, "we're raising boys."--Harmon Killebrew

  • "Up to a point a man's life is shaped by environment, heredity, and movements and changes in the world about him. Then there comes a time when it lies within his grasp to shape the clay of his life into the sort of thing he wishes to be. Only the weak blame parents, their race, their times, lack of good fortune, or the quirks of fate. Everyone has it within his power to say, "This I am today; that I will be tomorrow."
    -- Louis L'Amour

  • "A man knows he is growing old because he begins to look like his father."
    -- Gabriel Garcia Marquez

  • "The love of a father is one of nature's greatest masterpieces."

  • "The merry family gatherings-- The old, the very young The strangely lovely way they Harmonize in carols sung. For Christmas is tradition time-- Traditions that recall The precious memories down the years, The sameness of them all."
    -- Helen Lowrie Marshall

  • "The thing to remember about fathers is, they're men. A girl has to keep it in mind: They are dragon--seekers, bent on improbable rescues. Scratch any father, you find someone chock--full of qualms and romantic terrors, believing change is a threat - like your first shoes with heels on, like your first bicycle I it took such months to get. "
    -- Phyllis Mcginley

  • "Everybody today seems to be in such a terrible rush; anxious for greater developments and greater wishes and so on; so that children have very little time for their parents; Parents have very little time for each other; and the home begins the disruption of the peace of the world."
    -- Mother Teresa

  • "It is much easier to become a father than to be one."
    -- Kent Nerburn (Letters to My Son: Reflections on Becoming a Man)

  • "As the family goes, so goes the nation and so goes the whole world in which we live."
    -- Pope John Paul II

  • "He who is taught to live upon little owes more to his father's wisdom than he who has a great deal left him does to his father's care. "
    -- William Penn

  • "The fundamental defect with fathers is that they want their children to be a credit to them. "
    -- Bertrand Russell

  • "Good parents give their children Roots and Wings. Roots to know where home is, wings to fly away and exercise what's been taught them."
    -- Jonas Salk

  • "Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible--the kind of atmosphere that is found in a nurturing family."
    -- Virginia Satir

  • "I've been very blessed. My parents always told me I could be anything I wanted. When you grow up in a household like that, you learn to believe in yourself."
    -- Rick Schroeder

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

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

  • "My father must have had some elementary education for he could read and write and keep accounts inaccurately "
    -- George Bernard Shaw

  • "It is admirable for a man to take his son fishing, but there is a special place in heaven for the father who takes his daughter shopping."
    -- John Sinor

  • "The family--that dear octopus from whose tentacles we never quite escape nor, in our inmost hearts, ever quite wish to."
    -- Dodie Smith

  • "All the feeling which my father could not put into words was in his hand--any dog, child or horse would recognize the kindness of it."
    -- Freya Stark

  • "It's clear that most American children suffer too much mother and too little father."
    -- Gloria Steinem

  • "Children learn to smile from their parents."
    -- Shinichi Suzuki

  • "Cultivate your own capabilities, your own style. Appreciate the members of your family for who they are, even though their outlook or style may be miles different from yours. Rabbits don't fly. Eagles don't swim. Ducks look funny trying to climb. Squirrels don't have feathers. Stop comparing. There's plenty of room in the forest."
    -- Chuck Swindoll

  • "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

    Resource Box - © Danielle Hollister (2004) is the Publisher of BellaOnline Quotations Zine - A free newsletter for quote lovers featuring more than 10,000 quotations in dozens of categories like - love, friendship, children, inspiration, success, wisdom, family, life, and many more. Read it online at - http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art8364.a sp

    In The News:

    Suicide bomber kills 57 at Kabul voting centre
    Sun, 22 Apr 2018 11:43:00 +0100
    At least 57 people have been killed after a suicide bomber struck at a voter registration centre in Afghanistan.

    Four Britons killed in Saudi Arabia coach crash
    Sun, 22 Apr 2018 16:09:00 +0100
    Four Britons have died after their coach collided with a petrol tanker in Saudi Arabia.

    'Jungle police' risking their lives for gorillas
    Sun, 22 Apr 2018 00:50:00 +0100
    The rangers of Kahuzi-Biega National Park take part in a parade every morning before setting out to do their jobs guarding one of the world's most critically endangered group of gorillas.

    Naked gunman kills four before 'hero' grabs weapon
    Sun, 22 Apr 2018 12:14:00 +0100
    A manhunt is under way after a naked gunman shot and killed four people at a restaurant in Nashville, Tennessee.

    Man bitten by shark previously attacked by bear and snake
    Sun, 22 Apr 2018 10:40:00 +0100
    An American man who was bitten by a shark in Hawaii has also previously been attacked by a rattlesnake and mauled by a bear.



  • tikatoshop.it

    Erfahrungen mit Pallhuber Wein
    Agen Bola SBOBET Terpercaya

    Travel in comfort and at your leisure with CT Airlink Limousine & Car Service for top quality private transportation and exceptional customer service. We operate Sedans, SUVs & Vans for CT Car Services to covering all Connecticut airports including Car Service from CT to Newark Airport , Mohegan Casino Uncasville CT, Foxwoods Casino Mashantucket CT, Manhattan Cruise Terminal NYC, Brooklyn Cruise Terminal NYC and Bayonne Cruise Terminal NJ. CT Airlink hire licensed and friendly chauffeurs who have in-depth knowledge of the Areas.

    Bedtime and Sleep Habits

    Bedtime and children's sleep habits can cause nightmares - for... Read More

    War Declared On Instant Messenger: How to Stop Your Child from Wasting Their Life Away Online

    Hey Parents! I hate to tell you, but there is... Read More

    Public Schools --- Why On Earth Do We Need Them?

    From the time the Mayflower landed at Plymouth Rock in... Read More

    STOP Parental Alienation Syndrome before It Gets a Chance to START

    Parental Alienation Syndrome was probably first identified and codified by... Read More

    Hold a Childs Birthday Party for Charity

    As a parent, you probably know that the birthday party... Read More

    Baby Name Meanings

    Speaking as a Michael (a Hebrew name, meaning "Who is... Read More

    Awesome Dads Top Ten Communication Intentions

    An Awesome Dad in by no means perfect. But that... Read More

    Why Fathers Are Such a Necessary Component in the Raising of Their Children.

    The first year of a child's life is the most... Read More

    You Want Whaaat???

    Not too long ago my teenage daughter approached me with... Read More

    How Do I Get My Child to Read?

    Well first off, please to don't institute the ½ hour... Read More

    Saving Money on Preschool: Readiness Skills Needed for Kindergarten

    As a mom of 4 who's youngest child is about... Read More

    Managing Sibling Rivalry

    It is human nature to feel competitive and envious toward... Read More

    The Real Problem With Todays Teenagers (And Why Most Parents Just Dont Get It!)

    An address given by Rev. David B. Smith... Read More

    Useful Jogger Stroller Accessories

    There are many useful jogger stroller accessories out on the... Read More

    Humans and Their Innate Need for Drug Stimulation

    We know that ancient cultures and Indians and the like... Read More

    ZERO Tolerance: How Firm the Line?

    A friend phoned her neighbor, complaining about the wafts of... Read More

    EEG Biofeedback Training as a Treatment Option for ADHD

    The popularity of EEG Biofeedback Training continues to grow both... Read More

    MORAL ARMORS Irrational Parenting, Part I

    "If a kid asks where rain comes from, I think... Read More

    Parenting Your Teenager: 6 Tips for Dealing with Bad Report Cards

    One of the basic issues we need to understand is... Read More

    What is Child Sexual Abuse?

    What is child sexual abuse? Any sexual activity that is... Read More

    The Neurology of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Part One

    What is Happening in the brain of children, teens, and... Read More

    Are You Frustrated With Public Schools?

    Join a growing number of parents and teachers!Fact: Last year,... Read More

    Toxic Chemicals, Are Your Children Being Exposed?

    You do what you can to keep your little ones... Read More

    Now, They?re Bullying My Daughter in Our Home: Welcome to Cyber-bullying

    Last night Tom's daughter, Sue, came out of her room... Read More

    Assertiveness: Key to Better Parenting

    I have always been aware of my number one weakness:... Read More