Father Daughter

50 Father Daughter Quotes To Melt Your Heart

There is nothing in this world that can compare to the love between a father and his daughter

Father daughter quotes

The relationship between a father and a daughter is one of the strongest bonds in the world. Both are certain that having each other they will never be alone. For a daughter, the figure of her father is an image of protection and security, and for a father, the figure of his daughter is an image of tenderness and love. When they are together, they forget about the rest of the world and it's only the two of them.

Putting words to this strong feeling of love would still not compare to the strength of their special bond. We have tried to portray their relationship with this compilation of father daughter quotes that will melt your heart.


1“I smile because you’re my father. I laugh because there’s nothing you can do about it.”


2“My father didn’t tell me how to live. He lived, and let me watch him do it.”

Clarence Budington Kelland

3"It is admirable for a man to take his son fishing, but there is a special place in heaven for the father who takes his daughter shopping."

John Sinor

4“Being a daddy’s girl is like having permanent armor for the rest of your life.”

Marinela Reka

5“A daughter is a treasure and a cause of sleeplessness.”

Ben Sirach

6“When I come home, my daughter will run to the door and give me a big hug, and everything that’s happened that day just melts away.”

Hugh Jackman

7Daughter, be of good comfort; your faith has made you whole.

Matthew 9:22

8“Virtue is the strength and power of daughters of God.”

Elaine S. Dalton

9“If you ever want to torture my dad, tie him up and right in front of him, refold a map incorrectly.”

Cathy Ladman

10“The happiest moment of my life was probably when my daughter was born.”

David Duchovny

11"Husbands, love your wives well, your children are noticing how you treat her."

Dave Willis

12"Having a staring contest with a newborn is one of the weirdest things you will ever do."

Ross McCammon

13"Dad: a daughter's first love."


14“Fathers, be good to your daughters. You are the god and the weight of her world.”

John Mayor

15“It was my father who taught me to value myself.”

Dawn French

16"My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me."

Jim Valvano

17"The greatest thing a father can do for his daughter is to love her mother."

Elaine S. Dalton

18“Daddy, thanks for being my hero, chauffeur, financial support, listener, life mentor, friend, guardian, and simply being there every time I need a hug.”

Agatha Stephanie Lin

19“My Daddy was my hero. He was always there for me when I needed him. He listened to me and taught me so many things. But most of all he was fun."

Bindi Irwin

20"He values us, He loves us. Each daughter of God is beloved by Him and He desires to see us all succeed."

Sister Neill F. Marriott

21“A good father will leave his imprint on his daughter for the rest of her life.

James Dobson

22“No one in this world can love a girl more than her father.”

Michael Ratnadeepak

23“There will always be a few people who have the courage to love what is untamed inside us. One of those men is my father.”

Alison Lohman

24“A daughter needs a dad to be the standard against which she will judge all men.”

Gregory E. Lang

25"My daughter, you are worthy of being loved because you are so precious to me that I died for you."


26“Speak to your children as if they are the wisest, kindest, most beautiful and magical humans on earth, for what they believe is what they will become.”

Brooke Hampton

27“When my daughter says “Daddy I need you!” I wonder if she has any idea that I need her billion times more.”

Stanley Behrman

28“Fathers, be your daughter’s first love and she’ll never settle for anything less.”


29“I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father’s protection.”

Sigmund Freud

30"A father holds his daughter’s hand for a short while, but he holds her heart forever."


31“I took my daughter to the father-daughter dance and I cried like a little baby. She’s 11 years old, so seeing her get dressed up and pretty made me cry.”

Kevin Hart

32“What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family.”

Mother Teresa

33“To her the name of father was another name for love.”

Fanny Fern

34"I thought about quitting. Then I realized who was watching."


35“Having a daughter makes you see things in a different way. This is my only girl. So I don’t care what it takes to protect her. You can call it what you want to call it. As long as you treat her the same way I treat her, like my princess, I don’t mind.”

Tracy Morgan

36“A father’s tears and fears are unseen, his love is unexpressed, but his care and protection remain as a pillar of strength throughout our lives.”

Ama H. Vanniarachchy

37“Certain is it that there is no kind of affection so purely angelic as of a father to a daughter.”

Joseph Addison

38"I’m so glad when daddy comes home,I would hug him and give him a great big kiss."


39“When my father didn’t have my hand…he had my back.”

Linda Poindexter

40“He sweeps her hair back from her ears and he swings her above his head. He says she is his émerveillement, he says he will never leave her, not in a million years.”

Anthony Doerr

41“Old as she was, she still missed her daddy sometimes.”

Gloria Naylor

42"A real man treats his lady the same way he wants another man to treat his daughter."


43“To a father growing old, nothing is dearer than a daughter.


44“I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father’s equal, and I never loved any other man as much.”

Hedy Lamarr

45“The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other’s life.”

Richard Bach

46“There’s something like a line of gold thread running through a man’s words when he talks to his daughter, and gradually over the years it gets to be long enough for you to pick up in your hands and weave into a cloth that feels like love itself.”

John Gregory Brown

47“A father is always making his baby into a little woman. And when she is a woman he turns her back again.”

Enid Bagnold

48"I love my daddy. My daddy’s everything. I hope I can find a man that will treat me as good as my dad.”

Lady Gaga

49“Be kind to thy father, for when thou were young, who loved thee so fondly as he? He caught the first accents that fell from thy tongue, and joined in thy innocent glee.”

Margaret Courtney

50“My father died many years ago, and yet when something special happens to me, I talk to him secretly not really knowing whether he hears, but it makes me feel better to half believe it.”

Natasha Josefowitz

51“Every dad, if he takes time out of his busy life to reflect upon his fatherhood, can learn ways to become an even better dad.”

Jack Baker

52"The greatest thing a father can do for his daughter is to love her mother."

Enid Bagnold