23 Best Father & Son Quotes To Send To Dad For Father's Day

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It could be your father, your son, or your brother. Whatever it may be we all know that men are just as important to society as women are. We need men to teach young boys how to behave and become respectable young men, and we need men to teach their children what they should be looking for in a partner.

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There's no question that men are important in our culture and society, and a way that we celebrate that each year is on Father's Day. It's a day meant to thank our dads for being there, supporting us through thick and thin, and it's a time to remember the fathers and grandfathers that paved the way for us. 

And it's especially a day for sons to pay homage to their fathers — because one day these sons may just well be fathers themselves. So what better way to say thank you to dad than to send him a heartfelt quote on Father's day?

Look to these dad and son quotes about what it's like to grow up to be a good man, quotes about fatherhood and wise advice for becoming a man. Thank dad for being there with the best Father's day quotes for dads with sons. 

1. How to test a man's adversity.

"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."- Abraham Lincoln

2. Being a man means to do what makes you happy.

"A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do"- Bob Dylan

3. Men need a spiritual side.

" Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life"- Buddha

4. Dads are sweet like chocolate chip cookies.

"Dad's are like chocolate chip cookies they may have chips or be totally nutty, but they are sweet and make the world a better place." Hillary Lytle

5. A father's value is on what he focuses on.

"The quality of a father can be seen in the goals, dreams, and aspirations he sets not only for himself but for his family." -Reed Markham

6. You need the protection of a father.

" I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the needs for a fathers protection." -Sigmund Fresud

7. Dads are heroes.

" I have a hero I call him dad."

8. Fatherhood makes you a man.

"Never is a man more of a man than when he is the father of a newborn."- Matthew McConaughey

9. One man can teach so much.

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

10. Men turn into heroes.

"Dads are most ordinary men turned by love into heroes, adventurers, storytellers, are singers of the song" - Pam Brown

11. To all the dads in heaven.

"My dad's not here, but he's watching in heaven"- Bubba Watson

12. The unsung heroes of the world.

" A good father is one of the most unsung, unpraised, unnoticed, and yet one of the most valuable assets in our society."- Billy Graham

13. Look up to your fathers.

"A father is someone you look up to no matter how tall you grow."- Unknown

14. The heart of a father.

"The heart of a father is the masterpiece of nature."- Antoine Francios Prevost

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15. Be a dad.

"Any man can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a dad."- Anne Geddes

16. Good men end evil.

"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing."- Edmund Burke

17. Thank your dad for paving the way.

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"My father gave me my dream, thanks to him I could see a future."- Liza Minnelli

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18. Follow in your dad's footsteps.

"My father didn't tell me how to live. He lived and let me watch him do it."- Clarence Buddington Helland

19. Fathers teach us how to go on adventures.

"Dads are most ordinary men turned by love into heroes, adventurers, storytellers, are singers of the song" - Pam Brown

20. Look at your dads goals.

"The quality of a father can be seen in the goals, dreams, and aspirations he sets not only for himself but for his family." -Reed Markham

21. Be inspired by your mentor.

"Every great achiever is inspired by a great mentor." Lailah Akita

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22. Show your dad you love him.

" A father doesn't tell you he loves you, he shows you."- Demiri

23. Wise men speak when necessary.

"Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something." — Plato

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If you're searching for the best quotes and memes to share with the people you love (or just want to feel inspired yourself) ... look no further! From the sweetest love quotes, inspirational sayings, and hilarious friendship truths, we've got you covered.

Steven Hall is a writer who covers astrology, pop culture, and relationship topics.