In honor of Father's Day this weekend, your favorite Lake of the Ozarks roofing company put together a list of some of our favorite quotes about dads. Enjoy!
"Any man can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a dad." - Anne Geddes
"It is not flesh and blood, but the heart which makes us fathers and sons." - Johann Friedrich von Schiller
"To her, the name of father was another name for love." - Fanny Fern, Fresh Leaves
"A father is neither an anchor to hold us back, nor a sail to take us there, but a guiding light whose love shows us the way." - Unknown
"My father didn't tell me how to live. He lived and let me watch him do it." - Clarence Budington Kelland
"A father is neither an anchor to hold us back nor a sail to take us there, but a guiding light whose love shows us the way." - Unknown
"A father is someone you look up to no matter how tall you grow." - Unknown
"I believe that what we become depends on what our fathers teach us at odd moments, when they aren't trying to teach us. We are formed by the little scraps of wisdom." - Umberto Eco
"My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me." - Jim Valvano
"I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father's protection." - Sigmund Freud
"Dads are most ordinary men turned by love into heroes, adventurers, story-tellers, and singers of song." - Pam Brown
"It's only when you grow up and step back from him - or leave him for your own home - it's only then that you can measure his greatness and fully appreciate it." - Margaret Truman
"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
"A real man loves his wife, and places his family as the most important thing in life. Nothing has brought me more peace and content in life than simply being a good husband and father." - Frank Abgnale
"The greatest thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother." - Theodore Hesburgh
"Being a father has been, without a doubt, my greatest source of achievement, pride and inspiration. Fatherhood has taught me about unconditional love, reinforced the importance of giving back and taught me how to be a better person." - Naveen Jain
"Sometimes the poorest man leaves his children the richest inheritance." - Ruth E. Renkel
"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." - Bartrand Hubbard
Happy Father's Day from Above & Beyond Roofing! We hope you enjoyed these quotes. If you have a favorite of your own that you would like to share with us, leave it in the comments! Remember, if you're in need of Lake of the Ozarks roofing services, we're the company to call. If it needs a roof, we can do it, from the doghouse to your house!
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