It is a wise father that knows
his own child.
A man knows he is growing old because
he begins to look like his father.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
A photograph never grows old.
You and I change, people change all through the months and years,
but a photograph always remains the same.
How nice to
look at a photograph of mother or father taken many years ago.
You see them as you remember them.
But as people live on, they change completely.
That is why I think a photograph can be
There are three stages of a man's life:
He believes in Santa Claus,
he doesn't believe in Santa Claus,
he is Santa
Sometimes the poorest man leaves
his children the richest inheritance.
Ruth E. Renkel
Why are men reluctant to become fathers?
They aren't through being children.
Old as she was,
she still missed her daddy sometimes.
The words that a father speaks to his children in the privacy of home
are not heard by the world, but, as in whispering-galleries,
they are clearly heard at the end and by posterity.
Jean Paul Richter
He didn't tell me how to live; he lived,
and let me watch him do it.
Clarence Budington Kelland