No honor, wealth, lofty title or position at work will ever mean so much to me as “dad.”
— Stephen Covey
No man can possibly know what life means, what the world means, what anything means, until he has a child and loves it.
— Lafcadio Hearn
There is nothing more rewarding – or humbling – than fatherhood, and that is a lesson I have learned seven times over. I have discovered more of life and love from my children than I ever dreamed I could know.
— William Simon
By profession I am a soldier and take pride in that fact, but I am prouder to be a father.
— General Douglas MacArthur
Becoming a father has changed my life every day since it happened. Some sorrow, some grief and some expense – but such joy, such love and such excitement my three wonderful children have brought me. And it’s not over yet. Each age we pass through brings new joys and experiences, of which the vast majority are extremely loving and rewarding.
— Gerald McConnell