As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her own daughter, she is perfectly satisfied.

To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter.

You teach your daughters the diameters of the planets and wonder when you are done that they do not delight in your company.

What I wanted most for my daughter was that she be able to soar confidently in her own sky, whatever that may be.

A busy mother makes slothful daughters.

A daughter is a treasure – and a cause of sleeplessness.

As the lily among thorns, so is my love among the daughters.

What the daughter does, the mother did.

Clever father, clever daughter; clever mother, clever son.

Many a man wishes he were strong enough to tear a telephone book in half – especially if he has a teenage daughter.

Daughter are angles sent from above to fill our heart with unending love.

A daughter is one of the most beautiful gifts this world has to give.

A father is always making his baby into a little woman. And when she is a woman he turns her back again.

If thy daughter marry well, thou hast found a son; if not, thou hast lost a daughter.

A daughter is a miracle that never ceases to be miraculous…full of beauty and forever beautiful…loving and caring and truly amazing.

A son is a son till he takes him a wife, a daughter is a daughter all of her life.

Watching your daughter being collected by her date feels like handing over a million dollar Stradivarius to a gorilla.

He that would the daughter win, must with the mother first begin.

A daughter is a bundle of firsts that excite and delight, giggles that come from deep inside and are always contagious, everything wonderful and precious and your love for her knows no bounds.

Of all the haunting moments of motherhood, few rank with hearing your own words come out of your daughter’s mouth.