Sunday, June 12, 2011
Father Son Quotes
Father Son Quotes
Margaret Atwood on fathers
All fathers are invisible in daytime; daytime is ruled by mothers and fathers come out at night. Darkness brings home fathers, with their real, unspeakable power. There is more to fathers than meets the eye.
Bartrand Hubbard on Appreciation
I've had a hard life, but my hardships are nothing against the hardships that my father went through in order to get me to where I started.
Charles Wadsworth on the wisdom of age
By the time a man realizes that maybe his father was right, he usually has a son who thinks he's wrong.
Mark Twain from the perspective of a teenager
When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.
Being a dad is more important than football
Michael J. Fox on fatherhood and parkinson's disease.
"It has taught me that there is not one moment that is frozen in time. There is no better example than to watch four kids grow up. For instance, I'm not feeling particularly steady right now, but this is not going to last for more than a couple of minutes. Same with raising kids. There are no moments you have frozen in amber. It's moving, it's changing, so appreciate what's good about right now and be ready for what's next."
Brad Pitt on fatherhood
"Fatherhood is the best thing I ever did. It changes your perspective. You can write a book, you can make a movie, you can paint a painting, buthaving kids is really the most extraordinary thing I have taken on."
Will Ferrel on the importance of talking.
"Talk to your children, at least once a week. If you've got time, do it two or three times a week, but otherwise, I find the times where I let weeks and weeks go by without talking to my children, that adds up."
Noel Gallagher on being a dad.
There's a time for being a rock star, on TV, and in the studio, but you've got to put time aside for being daddy, and getting chocolate rubbed in your face.
James Denton on getting it right.
When you have kids, it takes the focus off of you. You forget about what clothes you're wearing, or if you went to the gym. It makes you a better person if you do it right.
Ozzy Osbourne on discipline.
"You hate to say things that will upset your kids, but then sometimes you have to because you can't let them run around wild
Piers Morgan on what makes a good father
A good father needs infinite patience, boundless enthusiasm, kindness, the ability to score a goal, take a wicket, and hit a winning serve, and the strength to say 'NO' every now and again.
Russell Crowe on unconditional love.
I cannot understand how I managed to cope without getting cuddled this many times a day.