Top 10 Best First Time Dads Father’s Day Quotes 2015

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Is it your first Father’s Day? Are you wondering what fatherhood means as you start raising your first child? Here are some inspirational words of wisdom in the form of advice and comical words on what it means to not only be a father, but also a “dad.” Or if you know someone who is becoming a first time father, share these sayings with them.


1. “The guys who fear becoming fathers don’t understand that fathering is not something perfect men do, but something that perfects the men.” – Frank Pittman, American psychiatrist and author


2. “It is a wise father that knows his own child.” – William Shakespeare, English playwright


3. “There is one rule, above all others, for being a man. Whatever comes, face it on your feet.” – Robert Jordan, American author


4. ““You can’t measure manhood with a tape line around his biceps.” – Billy Sunday, American athlete


5. ““Any man can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a dad.” – Anne Geddes, Australian-born photographer


6. ““I want my son to wear a helmet 24 hours a day. If it was socially acceptable I’d be the first one to have my kid in a full helmet and like a cage across his face mask.” – Will Arnett, American actor


7. “Years ago we used to play / He used to laugh when I ran away / But when I fell and hurt my knee / He would run to comfort me / And the pain would go away.” – The Monkees


8. ““Having a kid is like falling in love for the first time when you’re 12, but every day.” – Mike Myers, American actor


9. “I found out that I’m a pretty bad father. I make a lot of mistakes and I don’t know what I’m doing. But my kids love me. Go figure.” – Louis C.K, American comedian


10. “I just sit there and make up songs and sing to [my son] in gibberish. I’m very good at gibberish now.” – Elton John, English singer/songwriter