QUOTATIONS
 
No matter where they go, what they do, or who they become, make sure your children always carry with them a little piece of home.
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The best gift a father can give to a child is himself.
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Most men have an adventure they imagined when they were growing up, but never took. Children are the perfect excuse for taking it now.
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One of the best ways to get your kids talking is to share one of your own challenges and sincerely ask their advice.
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As steadfast archers, fathers are called to sharpen and burnish our arrows, help them choose the right target, hold them close to our heart, and then -- perhaps most difficult of all -- to let them fly.
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It’s probably a good thing dads can no longer sit in a La-Z-Boy chair with our pipe and slippers and hide behind the evening newspaper.
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When a wife has needs, there already exists a man who has accepted the assignment to meet those needs.
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Every kid’s first hero is their father. It's up to you to keep earning the title every season of life.
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In any crisis, a dad needs to take a breath and then say, "I love you.  It'll be okay.  We'll get through this together."
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The best way to help single moms is to have fewer single moms.
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Take it from a dad who knows. Don’t be the jerk in the stands.
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When parents watch their child climb a tree, the first one to say, “That’s high enough,” is almost always mom.
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Pass on truths in the routines of life. During TV commercials. In the car. Strolling down a dirt road. Tucking in bed. Chatting over waffles. Dad, make it an ongoing conversation.
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                                                    inspired by Deuteronomy 6:6-7

 
Any dad who isn’t sure how to connect with his kids might consider doing what moms do.
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It's the job of a teenager to test the waters of adulthood. It’s the job of a dad to make sure they don’t get in over their head or swept off by the current.
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Every day, fathers have the chance to delight or to disappoint. Choose wisely.
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The mission of marriage is to help each other chase your dreams.
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What if God wrote your bucket list?
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Excerpts from Lifeology
No one ever found an answer by looking for excuses.
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When a two-year-old hands you a toy telephone you only have one choice: to say "hello.”
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Rescue your kids at the top of any slippery slope.                                                                  Jay Payleitner
 
There’s a bit of irony in the idea that one of the secrets to self-empowerment is realizing you don’t have to go it alone.
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The apple seemed like a good choice to Eve.                     
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Remote controls do not work more efficiently by pushing the buttons harder.
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When Mom says you climbed too high, you're probably still safe.  When Dad says you climbed too high, you're too high.
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When you draw a line in the sand, make sure you're on the right side.
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Success is the first attempt after the final failure.
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A good scare can be even more valuable than good advice.
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Dreams worth dreaming should be a little scary.
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One may travel the world in search of a worthy adventure and find it only when you return home.
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