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What are the best paternal quotes?

We've gathered this hand-picked list of quotes to show you what is paternal!

Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity Proverbs, James Joyce or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous paternal quote.

Maternity is a matter of fact, paternity is a matter of opinion. — Proverbs

I think a child should be allowed to take his father's or mother's name at will on coming of age. Paternity is a legal fiction. — James Joyce

Happy the man whose wish and care a few paternal acres bound, content to breathe his native air in his own ground. — Alexander Pope

The lessons of paternalism ought to be unlearned and the better lesson taught that while the people should patriotically and cheerfully support their Government its functions do not include the support of the people. — Grover Cleveland

Nothing is so galling to a people not broken in from the birth as a paternal, or in other words a meddling government, a government which tells them what to read and say and eat and drink and wear. — Thomas Babington Macaulay

All the discussions about flexi-time or dress-down Fridays or paternity leave only serve to mask the core issue, which is that certain job and career choices are fundamentally incompatible with being meaningfully engaged on a day-to-day basis with a young family. — Nigel Marsh

Nothing is so galling to a people not broken in from birth as a paternal, or, in other words, a meddling government, a government which tells them what to read, and say, and eat, and drink and wear. — Thomas Babington Macaulay

Thus mating of females was strictly along the lines of paternal song. — Peter R. Grant