Single Dad Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old single dad quotes, single dad sayings, and single dad proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


I'm a single father, does that mean I can celebrate mothers day too?     

Anonymous

I can make the bacon, fry it up, braid some hair and catch the football game. All at the same time. I'm superman because I have to be. And it's the highest honor of my life. I'm proud to be a single dad.

Anonymous

It is a widespread assumption that when a relationship breaks down, it's a man's instinct to run off and abandon his duties. But that's not the case.     

Kevin Brazant

I didn't want to be the dad that just didn't know how to do my daughter's hair.     

Greg Wickherst

Nothing I've ever done has given me more joys and rewards than being a father to my children.

Bill Cosby

When your daughter sees other girls having mother-daughter time and she's wondering where hers is, it can break even the manliest men.     

Anonymous

Fishing is much less about the fishing, and much more about the time alone with your kid, away from the hustle and bustle of the everyday.

Dan Pearce

My father didn't tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it.     

Clarence Budington Kelland

Every father should remember that one day his son will follow his example instead of his advice.

Charles F. Kettering

The experience deepened my empathy and understanding of what it is to be a man and a feminist.

Anonymous

It is much easier to become a father than to be one.

Kent Nerburn

If I didn't spend a few years as a single dad, my son and I probably wouldn't be as close as we are now.

Anonymous

It's hard being a single father, but even harder being a child without a father.

Anonymous

You are the everything parent. You get all the tears, the joy, the tantrums, the hugs, the disappointments.     

Anonymous

Shout out to the single father's that have also taken the role of the mother. They don't get appreciated enough for what they do.     

Anonymous

Loving my son, building my son, touching my son, playing with my son, being with my son, these aren't tasks that only super dads can perform. These are tasks that every dad should perform. Always. Without fail.

Dan Pearce

The greatest mark of a father is how he treats his children when no one is looking.

Dan Pearce

Any man can be a Father, but it takes someone special to be a dad.

Anne Geddes

Sometimes the poorest man leaves his children the richest inheritance.     

Ruth E. Renkel

One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.     

George Herbert