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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

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

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

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

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

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,

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

Robert Moog, inventor

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

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

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

Christopher Meloni, actor

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

Jim Carrey, comedian

My dad says he likes to bask in my glow.

Robert Pattinson, actor

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 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

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

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

Julian Lennon, musician

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

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

Lee Westwood, athlete

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

Dennis Wilson, musician

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

Peyton Manning, athlete

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

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

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

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

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

Anne M. Mulcahy, businesswoman

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

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

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 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

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

Katie Price, model

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

Bindi Irwin, celebrity

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

Lily Collins, actress

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

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

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 my dad said, you have an obligation to leave the world better than how you found it. And he also reminded us to be givers in this life, and not takers.

Phil Crane, politician

My dad told me when I went into high school, 'It's not what you do when you walk in the door that matters. It's what you do when you walk out.' That's when you've made a lasting impression.

Jim Thome, athlete

I'm worried because of my mother, she's going to see my performance and she's quite hard. She's going to see me naked. And my Dad, woah. Yeah, they're going to see me like a woman, you know?

Eva Green, actress

I remember Mr. Mayer very well. He sort of liked to be the father - no, he liked to be treated like you thought he was Daddy, but he didn't treat you like Daddy at all.

Jackie Cooper, actor

If I have a problem, stuff's going through my head, I feel like using, I usually go and talk to my dad... I decided to get sober a lot younger than he did. He first tried to get sober when he was like 32, I believe.

Jack Osbourne, celebrity

It was my 16th birthday - my mom and dad gave me my Goya classical guitar that day. I sat down, wrote this song, and I just knew that that was the only thing I could ever really do - write songs and sing them to people.

Stevie Nicks, musician

A lot of young filmmakers bring their movies to my dad because he always gives lots of good editing ideas and notes. He'd be a good film professor.

Sofia Coppola, director

My dad always said, 'Don't worry what people think, because you can't change it.'

Daisy Donovan, actress

Dad was just an emotional wreck. He was drinking a lot of the time, he was smoking a lot of pot. And because he takes certain medications, the drinking was making him... you know, he wasn't even present, really.

Jack Osbourne, celebrity

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

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

Broderick Crawford, actor

When I got this role, my daughter Molly said, 'Dad, you've come full circle.

Jeffrey Tambor, actor

The real reason we ended up getting into that type of music was our dad worked for an oil company so we spent a year overseas when we were young kids. Because of that, it was all Spanish TV and radio so we ended up having these '50s and '60s tapes, tapes of that music.

Zac Hanson, 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

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

Owen Hart, entertainer

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

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

John L. Phillips, astronaut

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

Max Cannon, comic strip creator

That's what my Dad always told me, on the ballot, they should always have a third choice, like none of the above, then if enough people picked that, they'd have to get new candidates.

Meg White, musician

I'm just as insufferable and useless as every other dad is. The dynamic never changes, no matter what you do for a living.

Glenn Frey, musician

I went and took golf lessons so Dad would let me play with him. I was just terrible... but I was able to have a wonderful time just walking around with Dad. I can see the real pleasure of that game.

David Hyde Pierce, actor

I wanted to take up music, so my father bought me a blunt instrument. He told me to knock myself out.

Jay London, comedian

I grew up in a big Irish, Catholic family. My dad was a pretty rough guy. So one of my brothers left home when he was 15 and found his way to the gym. It gave me the opportunity to go and spend some time with him and work out in the gym.

Gerry Cooney, athlete

As much as I transferred my mother to Elizabeth Shore of The Black Dahlia, as much as her dad mutated into an obsession with crime in general, well, I have thought about other things throughout the years.

James Ellroy, writer

My dad had been an actor... not only had my dad been an actor, but his dad had been an actor, and my great-grandfather had been an actor. And who knows before then?

David Hyde Pierce, actor

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

Brion James, actor

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

So my father was a person who never lied to me. If I had a question, he answered it. I knew a lot of things at a young age because I was intrigued.

Nick Cannon, musician

This whole Puff Daddy thing has taken a toll on me.

Puff Daddy, musician

My father was an Episcopalian minister, and I've always been comforted by the power of prayer.

Anna Lee, actress

A large part of my life revolves around my dad. Sometimes, I even feel a strong sense of connection, something very tangible when I learn something new in the martial arts.

Brandon Lee, actor

A father's disappointment can be a very powerful tool.

Michael Bergin, actor

It was sort of just a family sport. My mom and dad were pretty keen golfers when I was young and so were my grandparents, and I just sort of tagged along with them.

Karrie Webb, athlete

My father never raised his hand to any one of his children, except in self-defense.

Fred Allen, comedian

If a cow walked into this room, I'd probably walk out. I could milk it, but my dad never forced me to do a lot of chores like that, mostly because he loved doing it himself.

Stuart Appleby, athlete

I watched Italia '90 with my Mum and Dad and my brother, you know, leaping around the house when the penalties were on... It would be great to be part of that, to have that kind of impact.

Steven Gerrard, athlete

One of the scary things is that, when you're a kid, you look at your dad as the man who has no fear. When you're an adult, you realize your father had fear, and that you have it, too.

David Duchovny, actor

I think when you are the parents of a gifted athlete, the best thing in the world you can do is to encourage them, in my opinion. My dad didn't push me and I didn't push my children in athletics.

Bob Lilly, athlete

I would say the most help I got was from my dad. My dad is a civil engineer in Switzerland; he's 90 years old now, so he's no longer active as a civil engineer, but still a very active person.

Claude Nicollier, astronaut

We would make songs, and the producers said we should play it for my dad. I was kind of scared, I didn't know what to think cuz we were just joking around.

Lil' Romeo, musician

My dad loved black singers. So listening to New Orleans music, eventually I wanted to play an instrument.

Bill Kreutzmann, musician

That is where the irony of the film comes off, in terms of the language it employs - where he tries desperately to be a 'TV Dad,' to give advice and it's so pat it becomes ridiculous.

Atom Egoyan, director

My dad and my uncles used to always be in the studio at my house.

Lil' Romeo, musician

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

Albert Finney, 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

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

William Hurt, actor

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

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

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

Sidney Poitier, actor

The most important influence in my childhood was my father.

DeForest Kelley, actor

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

Peter Criss, musician

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 grew up watching Monday Night Football with Howard Cosell and the other guys with my dad.

Lisa Guerrero, journalist

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

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

Chief Joseph, leader

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

Politicians... talk in generalities and lies, and I think they've caused all our grief. They're so awful, they're really funny. I hate thinking this because my dad loved politics.

Paul Lynde, comedian

My dad was a ham, too. He could sell those women anything. Of all his sons, I was the only one he could trust to sell as well as he could. I was proud of that.

Paul Lynde, comedian

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