This handsome, two-color collection highlights more than 400 quotes about fatherhood from notable dads in the worlds of sports, politics, the arts, and more.
“My dad believed in me, even when I didn’t. He always knew I could do this.” —Taylor Swift
The relationship between father and child is one that embodies love, protection, and pride. From Sidney Poitier wanting to be just like his dad to Jimmy Fallon describing fatherhood as a whole new level of happiness, these voices soar when describing the profound influence a father can have.
With quotes by and about fathers, including everyone from Barack Obama and Matt Damon to Sigmund Freud and Meryl Streep, Dad is the perfect gift for the most important man in all of our lives.
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“This book lives up to its title and indeed has hundreds of quotes from these people about their dad. Some of the quotes are witty, profound and reflective. Surprisingly some of the better quotes in the book came from people who you might not expect. Every other page will have something that’ll make parents smile or think about their child. Books like these are fun to read in the moment and are ones that readers will come back to over and over.”
– Daddy Mojo
“Every once in a while a fatherhood book comes along, and it’s written by someone who really captures the relationship between father and child. These voices soar when describing the profound influence a father can have. With quotes by and about fathers, including everyone from Barack Obama and Matt Damon to Sigmund Freud and Meryl Streep, DAD is the perfect gift they’ll be reading all year long.”
– Fathers of Multiples
"Give Dad a sweet reminder about just how important he is to the little people in his life. This new book is filled with over 400 awesome and inspiring quotes from well-known personalities and luminaries like Jimmy Fallon, Sidney Poitier, and even Shakespeare, as they share their own memories and thoughts on what it means to be a father. Let Dad read on his own, or share your favorite quotes as a family!"
– Red Tricycle
"If you're looking for an excellent gift for your father, husband, or another dad in your life, look no further than this clever little book … .Readers are sure to find inspiration, commiseration, and humor in these quotes … all of them help to get to the heart of what a true father really is. This is a sweet book that you'll enjoy."