Many Dad’s often “speak” more by example than words, but here are some things they say when they decide to use words …..
My Dad Always Says – Quotes from Dads.
It’s too expensive
Why are you wearing a blanket?
Where’s the remote?
I’ll be there.
What time is your game?
I’m proud of you!
Pray about it.
Look this up…….. (then says the address of a Bible verse).
Why aren’t the windows open?
Look into that.
Ask your mother.
Do you want to go on a ride? (a ride always resulted in getting something to eat somewhere and just spending time together)
You are here to learn, it’s OK to make a mistake.
Smooth…..Say it with me…..Smooooooththth! (said when teaching to drive)
You sound just like your Mother.
No, your other right ….” (when he said go right and I would go left)
Don’t spend it all in one place.
They don’t make them like they used to.
They don’t make them like your Mom anymore. I got the last good one.
You make a better door than a window.
Measure once, cut twice. Measure twice, cut once.
Don’t make me stop this car.
Don’t make me turn this car around.
If you don’t want people to push your buttons, don’t stick them out.
What happened? Tell me your side of the story.
Shut the door!
I was watching that! (as he lays on the couch with his eyes closed)
Clear the table for your Mother…..Put the food away for your Mother……Your Mother isn’t feeling well, I need you to…….
Did you ask your Mother?
We are leaving now!
Have you done your homework?
When do you want to work on Math?
Go hard! (when coaching)
Get your stuff done first!