To all the fathers out there who support their children and shower them with love and appreciation, we see you! This is to you! Father’s Day 2023 is to be celebrated on June 18, 2023, invoking a sense of respect for fathers who incessantly work hard for their children. Father’s Day is celebrated each year on the third Sunday of June which falls on the 18th of June this year! Younger kids prepare hand-made cards with Father’s Day quotes written on them, while many others plan to spend time with their fathers and watch movies, go on trips, etc!
If we glimpse back at the day’s origin, Father’s Day was originally born in the United States, but with time it has gained huge popularity in India. It was June 19, 1910, when the first Father’s Day was marked. After several decades was the day lamented as a national holiday, in 1972, by then-President Richard Nixon.
Celebrations follow on the day with the children preparing gifts and surprises for their fathers! In any case, Father’s Day quotes play a significant role in capturing the essence of the day. Interested to know about these quotes? Read the range of the same below, and share one with your father this Father’s Day 2023!
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Best Father’s Day Quotes
Diving right into the best, here is a list of the best Father’s Day quotes!
“Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father.”
- Lydia Maria Child
“There’s something beautiful about a mother’s embrace. And there’s something magical about a father’s affirmations.”
- Hendrith Vanlon Smith Jr.
“A father is the one friend upon whom we can always rely.”
- Emile Gaboriau
“Good fathers do three things: they provide, they nurture, and they guide.”
- Roland Warren
“[My father] always provided me a safe place to land and a hard place from which to launch.”
- Chelsea Clinton
Father’s Day Quotes For Any Father Figure in Your Life
Family isn’t always connected by blood. These quotes work for any figure in your life that plays the role of a father!
“A father’s smile has been known to light up a child’s entire day.” — Susan Gale
“The older I get, the smarter my father seems to get.” — Tim Russert
“It is not flesh and blood but the heart which makes us fathers and sons.” —Johann Schiller
“You don’t choose your family. They are God’s gift to you.” —Desmond Tutu
“The heart of a father is the masterpiece of nature.” —Antoine François Prévost
Short and Sweet Father’s Day Quotes
Share your love and appreciation for your father with these short and sweet quotes!
“The power of a dad in a child’s life is unmatched.” —Justin Ricklefs
“It is a wise father that knows his own child.” —William Shakespeare
“A father carries pictures where his money used to be.” —Steve Martin
“A father is someone you look up to no matter how tall you grow.” —Unknown
“One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.” —George Herbert
Endearing and Emotional Quotes
Want to have a conversation with your father about your feelings but are not sure how to put them into words? Below are some examples of how some quotes truly speak of the emotions of the bearer.
“My father didn’t do anything unusual. He only did what dads are supposed to do—be there.” —Max Lucado
“My father gave me my dreams. Thanks to him, I could see a future.” —Liza Minnelli
“It doesn’t matter who my father was; it matters who I remember he was.” —Anne Sexton
“He was a father. That’s what a father does. Eases the burdens of those he loves.” — George Saunders
“You see, my father taught me that even our most profound losses are survivable. And that is — it is what we do with that loss — our ability to transform it into a positive event — that is one of my father’s greatest lessons. He taught me that nothing is impossible.” — Ted Kennedy Jr.
Funny Father’s Day Quotes
How about adding some humour? Look how others did it with the quotes below!
“You can tell what was the best year of your father’s life because they seem to freeze that clothing style and ride it out.” —Jerry Seinfeld
“A man’s real wealth is in his children…for they have spent all of the other kind.” —Melvina Young
“A father is a banker provided by nature.” —French proverb
“Fatherhood is full of challenges, but eventually they move out”. —Dan Taylor
“Good dads forgive your mistakes. Great dads help you hide them from mom.” —Bill Gray
June 18 is happy fathers day in 2023.
Third Sunday in June is father’s day. It is June 18 for 2023.
Father’s day might change every year because it falls on the third Sunday of June every year, though the day remains the same.