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Father's Day falls on the third Sunday of the June and this year it is on the 19th. To celebrate the occasion, IBTimes Singapore has hand-picked ten inspirational quotes, to share with your dad.

  • It is a wise father that knows his own child. ― William Shakespeare
  • When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much he had learned in seven years. ― Mark Twain
  • I have found the best way to give advice to your children is to find out what they want and then advise them to do it. ― Harry S. Truman
  • My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person: he believed in me. ― Jim Valvano
  • Before I got married, I had six theories about raising children; now, I have six children and no theories. ― John Wilmot
  • A man knows when he is growing old because he begins to look like his father. ― Gabriel García Márquez
  • By the time a man realises that maybe his father was right, he usually has a son who thinks he's wrong. ― Charles Wadworth
  • He didn't tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it. ― Clarence Budington Kelland
  • It was times like these when I thought my father, who hated guns and had never been to any wars, was the bravest man who ever lived. ― Harper Lee
  • A father is a man who expects his children to be as good as he meant to be. ― Carol Coats
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