Quotes About Being a Deadbeat Dad
Being a father is one of the most important roles you will ever have in your life. These quotes about being a deadbeat dad show the end result and effects of a father that is not present.
“A bad father has never a good son.”
“A greedy father has thieves for children.”
“As your kids grow up they may forget what you said, but they won’t forget how you made them feel.”
“Be more than a father, be a dad. Be more than a figure, be an example.”
“Becoming a father is about the body. Becoming a dad is about the soul and spirit.”
“Becoming a father is easy enough, but being one can be very rough.”
“Every dad is the family role model, whether he wants the job or not.”
“Fathers in today’s modern families can be so many things.”
“Fathers, your are the head and strength of the family unit. If you are not in place, there is a weakness in the link.”
“Great pressure is put on kids who don’t have dads to get out and make money, and make life easier for everybody.”
“I also turn down what’s probably a good amount of coinage to be made out of playing dads, an incredible number of obnoxious dad.”
“I ask for a lot of advice from different fathers – all kinds of dads.”
“I did have two dads; one was a socialist, and one was a capitalist. I really decided I would rather be a capitalist.”
“I think dads let babies take more of a risk, maybe bounce off a bed more or jump off a couch or do more risk-taking things.”
“I was thinking, mothers show their love for their sons so much greater than dads do.”
“If you can’t appreciate a woman when she is doing her best for you, then you don’t deserve her.”
“In reality the world is as full of bad mothers as it is of bad fathers, and it is not the motherless children who become delinquent but the fatherless ones. ”
“In too many cases, the moms, the dads, the sisters and brothers of children with cancer must stand by a hospital bed and watch helplessly as this horrible disease consumes the life of an innocent child.”
“It doesn’t matter who my father was. It matters who I remember he was.”
“It is not what you do for your children, but what you have taught them to do for themselves, that will make them successful human beings.”
“It’s easy to become a baby’s daddy, but the real challenge is to become a father.”
“It’s like our country is being run by a bunch of bad alcoholic dads right now.”
“I’ve seen women who don’t have great relationships with their dads, and it all comes down to this: You have to tell girls you love them every day.”
“Kids are like a mirror, what they see and hear they do. Be a good reflection for them. ”
“Many people think of child support when they think of deadbeat dad; however, these dads also may classify as deadbeat if they refuse to care adequately for their children.”
“Most deadbeat dads are frightened, angry, and depressed men. ”
“My father had inklings of my cultural aspirations. He would take me to the library, things like that.”
“Ninety percent of my best friends back home are plumbers, electricians, builders, or landscapers. Most of our dads worked in trades.”
“One of the greatest challenges in collecting child support is that deadbeat dads move from job to job and state to state. it’s hard to keep track of them.”
“People get that dads have a place in the lives of their sons. But you have to be just as present with daughters, maybe even more so. You have to get in there and be part of the game.”
“The father who does not teach his son his duties is equally guilty with the son who neglects them.”
“The older we get, the louder others hear the echo of your father in us.”
“The surest way to a child’s heart is to spend time with them.”
“The thing about dads is, even when they’re very good, they don’t do anything like as much as most mums do.”
“There are no illegitimate children only illegitimate parents.”
“There’s really no point in having children if you’re not going to be home enough to father them.”
“Unless a father accepts his faults he will most certainly doubt his virtues.”
“What a child doesn’t receive he can seldom later give. ”
“Women work as much as men now, if not more. There’s a resurgence of dads in the home and moms working.”
“Working moms, and increasingly working dads, don’t want a government handout, but they do need a hand up.”
“You can’t control people. You can only control your reactions to them.”
“You wanted to kill your father in order to be your father yourself. Now you are your father, but a dead father.”
“Young men are obsessed with their dads, and they remain obsessed if the dad is not around.”
“Your children need your presence more than your presents.”
“Your children will become what you are; so be what you want them to be.”
Deadbeat Dad Quotes
A child is not an adult, a child didn’t ask to be here. Any man that doesn’t take care of his responsibilities to his family and to his children, do me a favor STOP calling yourself a man..at least have the decency to admit that you’re a boy. You don’t know what manhood is.
Stephen A Smith
Please don’t worry, I am doing fine. You’re much too busy to even find the time, so use your chemicals and take this to your grave, the boys you left are men you didn’t raise.
Deadbeat dads, you give true men such a bad reputation. You are the reason loyal and dedicated guys are judged before known! The terms: dogs, losers and cheaters.. I’m tired of you giving women reasons to believe this is true. Why is it so hard to commit to your woman and child? Why not dedicate your life, to the life you gave? There aren’t too many good dads in the world.. but there are some, and they are called men. They are tucking their kids at night, are you? They are holding their women tight, are you? Don’t take the title of a man if you simply can’t handle the responsibilities of being one.
Deadbeat dads!! It is time to step up and be a man. Call your children and tell them sorry for being a piece of sh… Then actually stay around and be a positive force in their life.
A deadbeat is something I would never be. My dad left me behind and I would never do that to my children.
Cleaning the house for my mom when she’s at work because all my step dad does is play video games and won’t lift a finger.
Dad didnt call again tonight…Why do I get my hopes up?
I wish Hallmark made a Deadbeat Dad Christmas card.
I promised myself to be a better father to my kids then my dad…
He broke promises, was abusive physically and mentally, never was around and caused my life to be a living hell.
Those of you who do have a father cherish every moment, I don’t know what it’s like because my dad was never there for me.
My earthly father was never there, he left my mother in despair. He spoke cruel words and did not care. He caused many tears and gave me much fear.
Many people think of child support when they think of deadbeat dad; however, these dads also may classify as deadbeat if they refuse to care adequately for their children.
Deadbeat dads should be publicly flogged! All parents SHOULD live up to their obligations.
Deadbeat dads simply do not like the rules and many will move, remarry, change names, and work for cash to avoid any and all parental responsibility.
Deadbeat dads don’t pay child support. They minimise their taxable income to cheat their kids.
Deadbeat dads are full of hatred, vengeance and spite. They plunge their kids into poverty, or deny them middle-class comfort, just to punish their former partners.
Deadbeat dads are the real trash of the world. Next are abusers.
Deadbeat dads are all over the place, it’s almost kind of common… but when a mother leaves her child, people think “how could a woman do that???”
Deadbeat dads are the lowest form of life on earth.