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Don't forget Mother's Day. Or as they call it in Beverly Hills, Dad's Third Wife Day.

Jay Leno, comedian

When my dad divorced my mom it was kind of like him leaving me also.

Nicole Richie, actress

Dad, wherever you are, you are gone but you will never be forgotten.

Conrad Hall, film cinematographer

My dad said to me growing up: 'When all is said and done, if you can count all your true friends on one hand, you're a lucky man.'

Josh Charles, actor

My dad used to say, 'You wouldn't worry so much about what people thought about you if you knew how seldom they did.

Phil McGraw, psychologist

My dad wanted me to play when I was a kid, so I learned to play the guitar. I pursued a career in music because I love it so much and I enjoy what it does to those who hear it.

Randy Travis, musician

And my dad drilled it in my head, you know, 'If you want it bad enough, and you're willing to make the sacrifices, you can do it. But first you have to believe in yourself.

Jennie Finch, athlete

To those of you who are wearing ties, I think my dad would appreciate it if you took them off.

Robert Moog, inventor

A father is a man who expects his son to be as good a man as he meant to be.

Frank A. Clark,

I had lost relationships with my dad, my brother and sister and I was just like, you know what, this is definitely the time to just get it together and so that's what I did.

Nicole Richie, actress

When I was 18, I thought my father was pretty dumb. After a while when I got to be 21, I was amazed to find out how much he'd learned in three years.

Frank Butler,

Listen, everything I did in my childhood was competitive. Everything we did my dad made it into a game to win. We used to drive my mum nuts.

Lee Westwood, athlete

The surprising thing about fatherhood was finding my inner mush. Now I want to share it with the world.

Christopher Meloni, actor

My dad says he likes to bask in my glow.

Robert Pattinson, actor

Aeneas carried his aged father on his back from the ruins of Troy and so do we all, whether we like it or not, perhaps even if we have never known them.

Angela Carter, novelist

All the records I've put out have had either artwork that I did while I was young or something that my Dad painted.

Gotye, musician

My dad was like a stage mother he always pushed me to do what I wanted.

Jim Carrey, comedian

My dad's music was a great inspiration to me.

Julian Lennon, musician

My dad was an entrepreneurial businessman, and maybe I got some of his ability.

Thomas Jane, actor

I probably have an earlier curfew than anyone. My mom wants to keep me really safe and my dad's not overly protective, but he's a dad no matter what.

Miley Cyrus, musician

I was in the bath at the time, and my dad came running in and said, 'Guess who they want to play Harry Potter!?' and I started to cry. It was probably the best moment of my life.

Daniel Radcliffe, actor

My dad says I could sing before I could talk, if that's possible. I was always humming and things like that.

Miley Cyrus, musician

I have never been a material girl. My father always told me never to love anything that cannot love you back.

Imelda Marcos, celebrity

As it has been told to me, my Dad had some kind of deal with Dick Clark. But when we got here, that fell through. So we were out here with no job, no furniture, no food.

Danny Bonaduce, actor

The satisfaction you get when you finally beat your dad is amazing, that rush of adrenaline.

Lee Westwood, athlete

I think when I was a kid, and I was in England and it was all about The Stones, The Who, The Kinks and The Beatles and that's what my dad was into.

Slash, musician

An angry father is most cruel towards himself.

Publilius Syrus, writer

My dad knows how to tell a story. He'd make me laugh by doing all the different voices.

Lily Collins, actress

But I have to be careful not to let the world dazzle me so much that I forget that I'm a husband and a father.

Herbie Hancock, musician

I don't want Daddy's passion to ever end. I want to help endangered wildlife just like he did.

Bindi Irwin, celebrity

My dad told us up front, 'Guys, if you want to play sports, go ahead, but it's your decision.'

Peyton Manning, athlete

The only ones I trust really are my Mum and Dad and those who are closest to me.

Katie Price, model

Me and my dad are friends. We're cool. I'll never be disappointed again, because I don't expect anything anymore from him. I just let him exist, and that's how we get along.

Drake, musician

When I was growing up my mother would say, 'Your dad may have to learn about being a father because he lost his own and that would have affected him'.

Tom Hooper, director

My dad's probably one of the kindest people in the world. When I was younger that's not how I was- I was a little spoiled brat.

Leonardo DiCaprio, actor

I've got high standards when it comes to boys. As my dad says, all girls should! I'm from the South - Tennessee, to be exact - and down there, we're all about southern hospitality. I know that if I like a guy, he better be nice, and above all, my dad has to approve of him!

Miley Cyrus, musician

My dad was an editor and a writer, and that's actually what I aspired to be.

Anne M. Mulcahy, businesswoman

I didn't know who my daddy was until I was 10 or 12. Surprising as it may seem, he was living right across the street.

Terrell Owens, athlete

My dad was a tyrant. He used to physically beat the crap out of us.

Dennis Wilson, musician

My dad gave me my first bike at 16. I soon fell off and was in a wheelchair for weeks. I haven't fallen since.

Hugh Laurie, comedian

I inherited that calm from my father, who was a farmer. You sow, you wait for good or bad weather, you harvest, but working is something you always need to do.

Miguel Indurain, athlete

When I used to do musical theatre, my dad refused to come backstage. He never wanted to see the props up close or the sets up close. He didn't want to see the magic.

Nia Vardalos, actress

More and more couples are having this negotiation or discussion, but I'm still amazed at the number who aren't and where the cultural norm sort of kicks in and they just assume that mom's got to be the one who stays home, not dad.

James Levine, musician

Employee fathers need to step up to the plate and put their family needs on the table.

James Levine, musician

Well, I am a lot like my dad, and the character of Ted is based on my dad.

Max Cannon, comic strip creator

My father was the guy on the block who said hi to everyone.

Damon Wayans, comedian

Dad said that he was prouder of me than he'd ever been when I came out.

Randy Harrison, actor

My dad served in two wars has been flying airplanes for 60 years now. He was certainly quite an inspiration.

John L. Phillips, astronaut

There's sometimes a weird benefit to having an alcoholic, violent father. He really motivated me in that I never wanted to be anything like him.

Dean Koontz, author

I grew up not liking my father very much. I never saw him cry. But he must have. Everybody cries.

Charley Pride, athlete

We busted a lot of family secrets with this. But to make a long story short, my parents relationship was built heavily on security issues for my Mom, and when my Dad couldn't provide security, the relationship unraveled.

Kenny Loggins, musician

I pressed my father's hand and told him I would protect his grave with my life. My father smiled and passed away to the spirit land.

Chief Joseph, leader

My father... had sharper eyes than the rest of our people.

Chief Joseph, leader

I think my dad is this great, wonderful... man with a lot of integrity, who is fighting for things he believes in and is serious in what he wants to see happen and serious in helping people.

Vanessa Kerry, celebrity

It was definitely a part of our life. I mean, my mom had both her brothers and her fiancee in Vietnam at the same time, so it wasn't just my dad's story, it was my mom's story too. And we definitely grew up listening to the stories.

Vanessa Kerry, celebrity

I know exactly where I've come from, I know exactly who my mum and dad are.

Christopher Eccleston, actor

Often as a child you see someone with a learning disability or Down's Syndrome and my mum and dad were always very quick to explain exactly what was going on and to be in their own way inclusive and welcoming.

Christopher Eccleston, actor

I made a decision when my father passed away that I was going to be who God made me to be and not try to preach like my father.

Joel Osteen, clergyman

My sister and I said, Dad, are you doing to do anything about that? And he mentioned treatments other people sent him that he'd been working on. So we thought it would be kind of cool to give these guys a real script.

Rae Dawn Chong, actress

Since I was a boy, from this house, I was out rescuing crocodiles and snakes. My mum and dad were very passionate about that and, I was lucky enough to go along.

Steve Irwin, scientist

There's a lot of research behind the scenes that you don't get to see, but I have an instinct that my dad nurtured from when I was born. I was very lucky then.

Steve Irwin, scientist

My dad taught me from my youngest childhood memories through these connections with Aboriginal and tribal people that you must always protect people's sacred status, regardless of the pest.

Steve Irwin, scientist

My dad served in the Air Force as ground crew for several years, and doesn't really talk about it. I know that it's there. I think my main thing about direct or indirect experiences as near to home as it were is the idea of self-sacrifice really.

Jeremy Northam, actor

There was a bit of a comparison that Bret was making between Vince McMahon and my dad. He looked up to Vince as a dad and stuff, and it was a shame to see the whole thing end the way it did.

Owen Hart, entertainer

I remember once, we got an interview, and he said, 'Dad, these people are writing about me like I'm an adult. Don't they know I'm a kid?' I have never tried to encourage him to get a music image like other musicians have.

Ornette Coleman, musician

And I remember leaving my place in L.A. and - my father is a big fight fan - and I said, 'Dad, I got a couple of days off and I'm getting ready to go to Houston to sign to fight Muhammad Ali.

Wilt Chamberlain, athlete

My dad told me that no one could ever make it as a writer, that my chances were equivalent to winning the lottery - which was good for me, because I like to have something to prove.

Poppy Z. Brite, author

My dad didn't want me to play guitar. He played piano, so I chose that. And I ended up loving it.

Gavin DeGraw, musician

I'm from Brooklyn. I grew up very poor- seven people, four rooms. My dad had no education.

Peter Criss, musician

Fathers in today's modern families can be so many things.

Oliver Hudson, actor

I owe a lot to my dad, just for having provided the wrestling business for us to get into.

Owen Hart, entertainer

My father was always telling himself no one was perfect, not even my mother.

Broderick Crawford, actor

My dad had a movie theater so I was there every night.

Brion James, actor

The most important influence in my childhood was my father.

DeForest Kelley, actor

But my dad also was a remarkable man, a good person, a principled individual, a man of integrity.

Sidney Poitier, actor

Father or stepfather - those are just titles to me. They don't mean anything.

Oliver Hudson, actor

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, actress

He described how, as a boy of 14, his dad had been down the mining pit, his uncle had been down the pit, his brother had been down the pit, and of course he would go down the pit.

Barbara Castle, politician

My dad was good friends with the Bad Medicine Blues Band - one of the only blues bands in Fargo, as you can imagine! He took me out to see them play when I was 12 years old and I was really inspired by their guitar player, Ted Larsen.

Jonny Lang, musician

My mother's incredibly giving, almost too giving at times. And, my dad is a real logical person. He's got logic for every situation. They've been married for 24 years, so there was that stability, also. I really learned to think on my own at a very young age.

Brian Austin Green, actor

My mom and dad are both in stand-up comedy, so that's where I started, that's where I got everything. My roots are holding the mic.

Pauly Shore, comedian

Being a father, being a friend, those are the things that make me feel successful.

William Hurt, actor

My dad knows the business, and he tells me I've got to do what's best for me.

Jamie Redknapp, athlete

The Rat Pack was the piece that really kicked me out of that little funk that I was in and then Ted called me up and asked me if I wanted to be the dad in Blow.

Ray Liotta, actor

Also for me it was different because I play a lot of villains and in this one I play a dad and I play a good guy, basically. He's the Secretary of the Treasury. I never had a job like that.

Christopher Walken, actor

It was tough at the time but when I was younger, my Dad. I would say my Dad, because without him I wouldn't have been here. I mean it was tough for me because he was really demanding. With him, it was never enough, you know, anything I did was never enough.

Thierry Henry, athlete

I'm a four star general in this thing, and you don't rise to the ranks of a four star general by hanging about the house being the perfect dad.

Sam Elliott, actor

One of my earliest memories is of my father carrying me in one arm with a picket sign in the other.

Camryn Manheim, actress

My mother always taught me, even my dad, just never let other people's opinions of you shape your opinion of yourself. And I never have and I never will.

Ruben Studdard, musician

We had our first earthquake over here recently. That was a bizarre feeling. I just became disoriented and I remember my dad freaking out. Nothing broke or anything.

Ashley Scott, actress

I think a lot of it had to do with, you know, I was always a daddy's girl. I was always wanting to please him, and I think he was pleased when he'd walk past my room and I was listening to those records.

Lee Ann Womack, musician

My dad came out of the Roosevelt era and the Depression. One person and one party made a difference in his life. That's what everybody forgot when they called my father and other people political bosses.

Richard M. Daley, politician

I was lucky enough myself to have been in Dad's Army for an episode.

John Leeson, actor

I didn't want to play a lawyer. I didn't want to play a doctor. I didn't want to play a single dad. I wanted to do something I felt I could learn from, something that would be a challenge and something that would not dry up.

William Petersen, actor

But my mother and father were married when my mom was 20 and my dad was 24.

Rachael Leigh Cook, actress

My friends say, 'Man you're going to have kids sleeping on pillowcases with your face on it! You're going to be on toothbrushes and magnets and stuff.' I guess now that I'm a dad, I'm thrilled about that.

Hugh Jackman, actor

I'm not sure what the future holds but I do know that I'm going to be positive and not wake up feeling desperate. As my dad said 'Nic, it is what it is, it's not what it should have been, not what it could have been, it is what it is.'

Nicole Kidman, actress

When Courtney's mother and I first separated I tried to be Disney Dad, showering her with gifts, trips and then I snapped out of it. You don't have to try to impress your kids. If they're not getting what they need from you, they will let you know.

Al Roker, entertainer

My dad was great. He was very droll, very dry.

Albert Finney, actor

It's as though all the terms of a family were present at one time rather than his dad and his mum. Not just a present authority, but the resident memory of what qualifies what else is the case.

Robert Creeley, poet

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