A father can play dress-up with his daughter and at the same time play a superhero to protect her from all evil. He is the one who nurtures and guides her through every defining moment of her life.
With that, I leave you with what we hope are the best father-daughter quotes around and perhaps some of them will even help guide your own behavior to be the best father that you know how to be.
1. “A father is always making his baby into a little woman. And when she is a woman he turns her back again.”
2. “A daughter is a treasure and a cause of sleeplessness.” – Ben Sirach
3. “Behind every great daughter is a truly amazing dad.” – Unknown
4. To a father growing old, nothing is dearer than a daughter. ~ Euripides
5. A girl’s first true love is her father. ~ Marisol Santiago
6. No one is able to make the female a queen except her father. ~ Arab Proverb
7. The reason why daughters love their Dad the most is…that there is at least one man in the world who will never hurt her. ~ Unknown
8. “A wedding is for daughters and fathers. The mothers all dress up, trying to look like young women. But a wedding is for a father and daughter. They stop being married to each other on that day.”
9. Watching your daughter being collected by her date feels like handing over a million-dollar Stradivarius to a gorilla. ~ Jim Bishop
10. 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
11. “Being a daddy’s girl is like having permanent armor for the rest of your life.” – Marinela Reka
12. “Fathers, be your daughter’s first love and she’ll never settle for anything less.” – Unknown
13. “My father didn’t tell me how to live. He lived and let me watch him do it.” – Unknown
14. “The love between a father and daughter is forever.” – Unknown