Dad And Daughter Sayings and Quotes

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

A father's job is not to teach his daughter how to be a lady. It's to teach her how a lady should be treated.     


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


Many a man wishes he were strong enough to tear a telephone book in half, especially if he has a teenage daughter.     

Guy Lombardo

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

Enid Bagnold

There is this girl who stole my heart and she calls me Daddy.     


No one is able to make the female a queen except her father…     

Arab Proverb

When my father didn't have my hand, he had my back.     

Linda Poindexter

No one in this world can love a girl more that her father.     

Michael Ratnadeepak

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

Old as she was, she still missed her daddy sometimes.     

Gloria Naylor

A man's daughter is his heart. Just with feet, walking out in the world.     

Mat Johnson

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

As a daughter of the king of kings, your purpose is not to turn heads but to turn hearts toward our Heavenly Father.     


Watching your daughter being collected by her date feels like handing over a million-dollar Stradivarius to a gorilla.     

Jim Bishop

The main reason why a daughter needs a dad is to show her that not all boys are like the ones who hurt her.     


A girl's first true love is her father.     

Marisol Santiago

Fathers, be your daughter's 1st love and she'll never settle for anything less.     


I may find my prince but my dad will always be my king.     


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.     


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

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

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

Elaine S. Dalton

Guns don't kill people… dads with pretty daughters do.     


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

Dr. James Dobson

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

John Mayor

Being a daddy's girl is like having permanent armor for the rest of your life.     

Marinela Reka

No matter how old she may be, sometimes a girl just needs her dad.     


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

Gregory E. Lang

I think my mom put it best. She said, ‘Little girls soften their daddy's hearts.     

Paul Walkertur

I love my father as the stars - he's a bright shining example and a happy twinkling in my heart.     

Terri Guillemets

Behind every great daughter is a truly amazing dad.     


To her the name of father was another name for love.     

Fanny Fern