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"My daughter, dad where do homeless people come from? My answer, everywhere." - Ray Price

"My daughter got me a 'World's Best Dad' mug. So we know she's sarcastic." - Bob Odenkirk

"When I got this role, my daughter Molly said, 'Dad, you've come full circle." - Jeffrey Tambor

"Even with my daughter now, I kind of know how my dad feels." - Jeff Hardy

"My daughter doesn't even get my humor. She's like, 'Um, no. I don't get it, Dad. Mmm, no, not that one, Dad.'" - Kevin Hart

"I definitely got my philanthropic genes from my mom and dad. They taught me from a very early age to always lend a helping hand to anyone in need, and I hope to raise my daughter to be a very kind and charitable person." - Rebecca Gayheart

"I hate being clean-shaven. My daughter gets very upset if I shave and says, 'Bring back the spikes, Dad." - Eric Bana

"When my daughter was born, I was a stay-at-home dad for the first two years." - Sean Maher

"But Dad and I are the only father-and-daughter acts who have both had No. 1 songs in England." - Lily Allen

"I think a dad has to make his daughter feel that he's genuinely interested in what she's going through." - Harry Connick Jr

"I think a dad has to make his daughter feel that he's genuinely interested in what she's going through." - Harry Connick, Jr.

"I hate being clean-shaven. My daughter gets very upset if I shave and says, 'Bring back the spikes, Dad.'" - Eric Bana

"We already had an adopted daughter, 10-year-old Courtney, from my previous marriage. To me, there is no difference between 'natural' and 'adopted.' My own childhood showed me that when it comes to loving your kids, concepts like that don't apply. I was the oldest of six, and three of my siblings were adopted. Mom and Dad even took in foster children. 'There are no limits to how much you can love,' Dad always said." - Al Roker

"Why does a dad matter so much to a daughter, in particular? A dad is the one who teaches a daughter what a male is all about. It's the first man in her life-the first man she loves, the first male she tries to please, the first man who says no to her, the first man to discipline her. In effect, he sets her up for success or failure with the opposite sex. Not only that, but she takes cues from how Dad treats Mom as she grows up about what to expect as a woman who is in a relationship with a man. So Dad sets up his daughter's marriage relationship too." - Kevin Leman

"I don't think my dad really knew what to do with me, as a daughter. He treated me like a boy; my brother and I were treated the same. He didn't do kid stuff. There were no kid's menus; you weren't allowed to order off the kid's menu at dinner - we had to try something from the adult menu." - Emma Watson

"I come from a different generation from my Dad." - George W Bush

"I don't want my dad to say, 'My daughter is an actress on a TV show.' I want him to say, 'My daughter cares about people.' I would love to know that I'm a role model in Hollywood." - Annalynne Mccord

"I grew up watching science fiction with my dad. It was kind of our little secret. It was our bonding time as father and daughter." - Katee Sackhoff

"I had a friend, who was abused by her dad. I made a vow to myself that I'd never hurt my daughter." - Niall Horan

"Family dinner in the Norman Rockwell mode had taken hold by the 1950s: Mom cooked, Dad carved, son cleared, daughter did the dishes." - Nancy Gibbs

"I want to thank my daughter, who told me, 'If you don't win, Dad, you're still good,' ... who taught me how to act." - Jamie Foxx

"Look, I've got incredible pride for my family. I've absolutely fallen into that cliche of a dad who could just happily talk about my daughter endlessly." - Christian Bale

"Because Dad was famous, I was so used to being identified as 'John Huston's daughter' that I couldn't think of myself as anyone else." - Allegra Huston

"I'm from the church, my dad was a pastor's kid." - Wyclef Jean

"I want to learn from the mistakes my dad made." - Charlie Adam

"I caught the acting bug from my dad." - Finn Wittrock

"Doubt springs from the mind; faith is the daughter of the soul." - Jean Antoine Petit-Senn

"I learn from my own daughter that you do' have to be awake to cry." - Jodi Picoult

"Doubt springs from the mind; faith is the daughter of the soul." - John Petit-Senn

"I haven't heard from Elvis since his daughter married Michael Jackson. I think it killed him." - Jerry Glanville

"It looks like the kind of thing my daughter would bring back from school art lessons." - Prince Philip

"When my daughter was born, that was the first time I cried from happiness." - Boots Riley

"I learn from my own daughter that you don't have to be awake to cry." - Jodi Picoult

"The female attention I have to struggle hardest with is from my two-year-old daughter." - Dan Stevens

"As parents, we should remember that our lives may be the book from the family library which the children most treasure. Are our examples worthy of emulation? Do we live in such a way that a son or a daughter may say, 'I want to follow my dad,' or 'I want to be like my mother'? Unlike the book on the library shelf, the covers of which shield its contents, our lives cannot be closed. Parents, we truly are an open book in the library of learning of our homes." - Thomas S Monson

"As parents, we should remember that our lives may be the book from the family library which the children most treasure. Are our examples worthy of emulation? Do we live in such a way that a son or a daughter may say, "I want to follow my dad," or "I want to be like my mother"? Unlike the book on the library shelf, the covers of which shield its contents, our lives cannot be closed. Parents, we truly are an open book in the library of learning of our homes." - Thomas S Monson

"My dad always tell me to make decisions from love and not from fear." - Rashida Jones

"It's a great joy but no test of love or commitment to take your son to a ball game. You really prove your credentials as a good dad when you are willing to take your daughter shopping - more than once." - Michael Josephson

"President Obama filled in as the coach of his daughter Sasha's basketball team. Sasha evidently listened to her Dad, because all she did was drive straight down the center and piss everyone off." - Conan O'Brien

"I will put my heart and soul into making sure that the care your son or daughter or mum or dad receives is the same I would want for my own family." - Michael Gove

"I promised my daughter I'd name my first restaurant after her, but now the other kids are like, 'Dad, what about us?' I'm gonna have to open four restaurants!" - Buddy Valastro

"Go on daddy-daughter dates and father-and-sons' outings with your children. As a family, go on campouts and picnics, to ball games and recitals, to school programs, and so forth. Having Dad there makes all the difference." - Ezra Taft Benson

"Every dad who loves his daughter is not going to want her to go with the penniless slacker loser poet bum, when she could go out with someone who's successful." - John Leguizamo

"You see, everything I know, I learned from my dad. He learned it all from his, and his dad just happened to be wrong about everything" - Dan Bern

"My dad was a Punjabi from Amritsar, and my mom is a Punjabi from Kashmir. My dad was a soldier in the Indian Army." - Akshay Kumar

"I've never protected the president [in real life], but I have been a new dad, and I can tell you that being a new dad is pretty terrifying. I'm pretty sure that something about the president makes the stakes a little higher, but to me as a new father, nothing is more important or scary than protecting a daughter." - Channing Tatum

"Why are you putting on lip gloss, my daughter?" Dad asked. "Trip to the library? Trip to the nunnery? I hear the nunneries are nice this time of year" ... "Is this true, Kami? Are you going out on a date?" Dad asked tragically. "Wearing that? Would' you fancy a shapeless cardigan instead? You rock a shapeless cardigan, honey." - Sarah Rees Brennan

"Why are you putting on lip gloss, my daughter?" Dad asked. "Trip to the library? Trip to the nunnery? I hear the nunneries are nice this time of year" ... "Is this true, Kami? Are you going out on a date?" Dad asked tragically. "Wearing that? Wouldn't you fancy a shapeless cardigan instead? You rock a shapeless cardigan, honey." - Sarah Rees Brennan

"My daughter had carried within her a story that kept hurting her: Her dad abandoned her. She started telling herself a new story. Her dad had done the best he could. He wasn't capable of giving more. It had nothing to do with her. She could no longer take it personally." - Regina Brett

"I don't play games. I ran away from home because my Dad brought me an Xbox." - Adrien Broner

"If I could choose from all the fathers in the world, Dad, I'd choose you!" - John Walter Bratton

"The greatest gift I ever had Came from God; I call him Dad!" - John Walter Bratton

"The best advice I got from my dad? Wear a condom." - Richard Branson

"I heard a rumor that your mom and dad ran away from home." - Bobby Heenan

"I've always loved where my dad came from and the ideals that instilled in me." - John Krasinski

"My dad called me meat head dead from the neck up." - Norman Lear

"I do have a natural sense for business, which I think I get from my Dad." - Dolly Parton

"I did not get a million-dollar or multimillion-dollar loan from my dad." - Megyn Kelly

"From someone whose dad buys him a spade for Christmas, I thought you'd be grateful!" - Karl Pilkington

"The greatest gift I ever had Came from God; I call him Dad!" - Anonymous

"I told Seal pretty early. He was there from the very beginning. He's always been Dad." - Heidi Klum

"We always had lutefisk for Christmas dinner, after which Dad read from the Norwegian Bible." - Peter Agre

"The worst advice I ever received from my dad was to play by the book." - Dimebag Darrell

"I know exactly where I've come from, I know exactly who my mum and dad are." - Christopher Eccleston

"My roots are Scottish. My dad's parents are from Scotland, and my mum's dad is Scots." - Katharine Isabelle

"My dad was my first coach and drove me extremely hard from a very young age." - Candace Parker

"Everything I learned about the game of baseball, I learned from my dad." - Roberto Alomar

"I was built up from my dad more than anyone else." - John Wooden

"My dad was a big admirer of Sergeant York stories from the First World War." - Clint Eastwood

"My dad was my hero. And I got my personality from my mother." - Magic Johnson

"I've learned almost everything I know about acting from my dad." - Henry Hopper

"My dad is a Deadhead, my mom's a Jewish-American princess from Jersey." - Adam Lambert

"The mother said to her daughter, Daughter, bid thy daughter tell her daughter that her daughter's daughter hath a daughter." - George Hakewill

"I occasionally borrow pot from my kids. They do a little weed occasionally. 'Here, Dad' - or more likely, 'Dad, have you got any?'" - Keith Richards

"Come, fair repentance, daughter of the skies! Soft harbinger of soon returning virtue; The weeping messenger of grace from heaven." - Thomas Browne

"Come, fair repentance, daughter of the skies! Soft harbinger of soon returning virtue! The weeping messenger of grace from heav'n!" - Thomas Browne

"It's something families could do together. They can be passed on from father to son, or father to daughter." - Don Williams

"I struggle with staying clean every day, and what really keeps me from doing something stupid is my daughter." - Joshua Mohr

"I had always wanted to name a daughter Hailey, after Halley's comet from Once in a Lifetime." - Nancy Grace

"Please don't judge me too much until you are older and know more things. (Spoken from mother to daughter)" - Ann Brashares

"The biggest tragedy I had was the loss of my daughter from neuromuscular disease in 2000, at age 46." - Alvin Toffler

"A daughter,' Rowley scooped up the child and held her high. The baby blinked from sleep and crowed with him. 'Any fool can have a son,' he said. 'It takes a man to conceive a daughter." - Ariana Franklin

"When we had the girls, my daughter Jenny gave us like a Bible from my daughter of, "Don't feed them this; don't feed them that, if she says this, don't say that," It was crazy!" - Billy Crystal

"It's not hard to draw from within yourself to play someone protective of her daughter. I have animals and I'm a daughter, sister, wife, aunt and friend, and I can be fiercely protective." - Tricia Helfer

"You learn as much from failure as from success, Dad always says. Though no one admires you for it." - Karen Joy Fowler

"Like mother, like daughter." - Proverbs

"Ultimately, my daughter is not going to learn from what I do, not from what I say. For better or for worse. I see that everyday." - Marianne Williamson

"Believe nothing a man tells you and everything he shows you"....(Taken from a farewell video from a dying father to his infant daughter on dating)" - Randy Pausch

"The mother says to her daughter: Daughter bid thy daughter, to her daughter, that her daughter's daughter is crying." - Rev. J. Greswell

"Mothers ... would do anything to steer their daughter the right way. It is frustrating beyond measure for them when a daughter screams, 'You don't understand, and you'll never understand!' The mother stamps her foot in aggravation, but in this case the daughter is right: the mother doesn't understand. She merely remembers, and memory is separate from experience." - Caitlin Flanagan

"You killed my Dad." Any trace of kindness or sympathy vanished from Rixon's eyes. "Well this is awkward." - Becca Fitzpatrick

"Keep your head down at school.' Those are sage words from my dad. They kept me in check for years." - Dhani Harrison

"I get a lot of my inspiration from my family, but I never got to meet my dad's dad." - Guy Fieri

"I think the biggest lesson I learned from my Dad was the importance of telling the truth." - Sean McDonough

"I learned that from my dad: you put your heart into something, you have to protect it, what you're making." - Sofia Coppola

"Sunlight feels warm and rough against your skin like a kiss on the cheek from your dad." - John Green

"Industrialization created the Father's Catch-22:;: a dad loving his children by being away from the love of his children." - Warren Farrell

"They have had such a crazy life living with me as their dad. Not crazy but different from their friends." - Sebastian Bach

"My mom came from such humble beginnings and especially my dad as well. He didn't go to university." - Petra Ecclestone

"I think my mom and dad knew from the very beginning that I was destined to go into public service." - Janice Hahn

"My dad was a doctor, but he was just always, like, going from hospital to hospital for some reason." - Oscar Isaac

"I come from an ordinary family - my dad is a carpenter, a roof-maker - and we've always loved racing together." - Sebastian Vettel

"My dad is kind of a rascal, like in a Dickensian sense. He just goes from career to career." - Benjamin Walker

"I'm from Brooklyn. I grew up very poor- seven people, four rooms. My dad had no education." - Peter Criss

"'Keep your head down at school.' Those are sage words from my dad. They kept me in check for years." - Dhani Harrison

"The biggest lesson I learned from my dad is to support children even if they're doing something that is unorthodox." - Tony Hawk

"You can say that Mitt Romney started with nothing! He didn't get an inheritance from his dad." - Brian Kilmeade

"I'm from Santa Cruz in Northern California, and the 49ers were my dad and I's bonding time." - Marisa Miller

"My mom came from such humble beginnings and especially my dad as well. He didn't go to university." - Petra Stunt

"My Dad was from Liverpool, and he picked it up in the army. He'd often come out with this stuff." - Mike Myers

"I learned from my dad that change and experimentation are constants and important. You have to keep trying new things." - S Robson Walton

"One of the things I am very aware of not having in my life is the love of my father. ...but I know now that it is hard to make up that loss in the life of a daughter. It's your dad who tells you that you are beautiful. Its your dad who picks you up over his head and carries you on his shoulders. It's your did who will fight the monsters under your bed. It's your dad who tells you that you are worth a lot, so don't settle for the first guy who tells you you're pretty." - Sheila Walsh

"Have you noticed how the Republicans and Democrats try to copy each other at their conventions. Like at the Democratic convention John Kerry's daughter told a story about how he once gave CPR to her hamster. At the Republican convention the Bush girls are going to tell a story about how when their hamster was bad, their dad built them a little electric chair." - Jay Leno

"Assuming I survive our hunt for the Horcruxes, I"ll find Mum and Dad and lift the enchantment. If I do' - well, I think I"ve cast a good enough charm to keep them safe and happy. Wendell and Monica Wilkins do' know that they"ve got a daughter, you see." - J K Rowling

"Hello, my sister, Libby, also your daughter, is snogging a potato in my bed. What are you going to do about it?' Dad started yelling uncontrollably. I wonder if he is having the male menopause? If he starts growing breasts, I will definitely be running away with the Circus." - Louise Rennison

"Assuming I survive our hunt for the Horcruxes, I'll find Mum and Dad and lift the enchantment. If I don't - well, I think I've cast a good enough charm to keep them safe and happy. Wendell and Monica Wilkins don't know that they've got a daughter, you see." - J K Rowling

"My daughter saw this billboard for this place: 'Swim With the Dolphins.' She goes, 'I wanna do that.' I said, 'It's a lot of money - forget about it.' She said, 'Dad, I always wanted to swim with the dolphins.' 'Always, or since you saw the sign?" - Robert Schimmel

"Whatever backlash I was going to get, whatever consequence there was for stating my opinion, I was OK with. Because I look at my son's eyes, I look at the eyes of my daughter, and I would be a bad dad if my No. 1 goal wasn't always to put them in the best situation as possible." - Andrew Hawkins

"I love my daughter, but she had me on couscous and fixed me pastas and made me eat oatmeal every morning and what else, turkey burgers, turkey bacon, and that kind of stuff. So she wants her dad to live a long time, and I do, too." - Dusty Baker

"I was very protected growing up. My dad was very strict with me. I was the oldest of four kids, and there are three girls. So I kind of paved the way of what it was like to raise a teenage daughter." - Dominik Garcialorido

"Being a dad has made me more aware of myself. I can see all of my virtues and flaws. They become glaringly clear when my daughter communicates with me in the same ways that I communicate with her. I can really tell where and when I went wrong." - Harold Perrineau

"My mom has accepted my style. My dad is a little suspect with all the bright colors and loud stuff. He's a khakis and polo kind of guy. He's OK with it, but the loud stuff, he says I'm his little daughter." - Chandler Parsons

"I asked my daughter when she was 16, What's the buzz on the street with the kids? She's going, to be honest, Dad, most of my friends aren't into Kiss. But they've all been told that it's the greatest show on Earth." - Ace Frehley

"I didn't start sweating until I had children. That was one of the first things I realized when my daughter Violet was born - I started getting wicked BO. You know there's a difference between basketball BO and stress BO? This was definitely stress BO. Like, new dad BO." - Dave Grohl

"I get up at six to work out. I've done it since school, it's always been part of my life. It's a good way to take the edge off. I like getting up early; I've got a daughter, I'm a single dad." - Ray Liotta

"I'd always meant to become a musician. I'd just never gotten around to it. And my daughter being born, I was like, Okay, this is seriously the last chance. And also: Do you really want to be a dad who never did what he wanted to do? You've got to set an example now. You've got to do this." - Jonathan Coulton

"It is the essence of poetry to spring, like the rainbow daughter of Wonder, from the invisible, to abolish the past, and refuse all history." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"He was from a different class, too poor, and they would never approve if their daughter became serious with someone like him." - Nicholas Sparks

"I never expected, when I had a daughter, that one of my most important jobs would be to protect her childhood from becoming a marketers' land grab." - Peggy Orenstein

"On his daughter, Ava: She is a relief from all the stress in my life; everyday she does something new and it is so amazing." - Ryan Phillippe

"I woke up in a barnyard when I heard a farmer shout. Get away, boy, from my daughter, then a shot gun rang out." - Rod Stewart

"What am I grateful for? Aside from my own great life, you mean? I'm just grateful that my wife, and daughter, and dogs are all healthy." - Richard Belzer

"Tonight, the daughter of an immigrant from Italy has been chosen to run for vice president in the new land my father came to love." - Geraldine Ferraro

"My daughter asked me when she came home from school, "What's the financial crisis?" and I said, it's something that happens every five to seven years." - Jamie Dimon

"Scott Bullett, as he takes left field, is getting congratulations from everybody. He and his daughter are parents of a new baby." - Harry Caray

"When my daughter was born, I called her Ella Bella Mandela, because she was born the day after Mandela was released from prison." - Phil Daniels

"When I need a break from the boys, I go with my girlfriend to buy pretty little dresses for her daughter." - Kim Raver

"The gentleman had also a young daughter, of rare goodness and sweetness of temper, which she took from her mother, who was the best creature in the world." - Charles Perrault

"My mother was a Northern woman, daughter of Hon. John Sergeant, a distinguished lawyer, and for many years representative in Congress from Philadelphia." - John Sergeant Wise

"My dad is a good dad." - Mindy Mccready

"My dad was a great dad." - Bijou Phillips

"Calvin: Dad where do babies come from? Dad: Well Calvin, you simply go to Sears, buy the kit and follow the assembly instructions. Calvin: I came from Sears? Dad: No you were a blue-light special at K-Mart - almost as good and a lot cheaper!" - Bill Watterson

"My dad is from Ironwood and the last time I was in Marquette was in 1995 when my dad was still alive. Dad would have loved this. Even though my family is long gone from this area it still feels like home." - Jorma Kaukonen

"My Dad took a workshop from a photographer who worked at the Toledo Blade, a newspaper I delivered. I knew this photographer's work. My Dad took a night class from him at the University of Toledo. Without that class, I wouldn't have become a photographer, because my Dad came home and taught me what he learned in class." - Sam Abell

"My dad has always been such a great dad, and he's brought so much culture to my life. He dragged me to see every single movie at the cinematheque as a kid. I saw everything from Star Wars to Bergman." - Julie Delpy

"Dad nods, looks me dead in the eyes; slowly and regretfully, he banishes all the smiling and joking from his face, and for once he's just my dad, watching his son who has fallen so low." - Ned Vizzini

"My dad spent his whole life getting into fights for telling what he believed to be the truth. Basically it comes from my dad-and he's screaming right-wing, so there you are." - Thom Yorke

"I always loved the guitar, from when I was quite little. My dad had a G banjo at the house that he played. When he had parties, my sisters always played piano, and my dad played banjo." - Dave Davies

"My views about God come from my dad. Dad told me that he believed Nature, which to him included humankind, to be so beautiful, so magnificent, that there had to be something behind it all." - Al Franken

"More of him came from my step-dad, who is now passed away. The initial creators of the show kind of based the character on their dads and then I added my dad." - Kurtwood Smith



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