Even if you're lucky enough to have a good relationship with your dad, celebrating Father's Day can be a bit stressful. Some people worry about finding the perfect gift, and even get anxious over figuring out how to express what their dad means to them on that special day. It can be tough to find the words to say just how important he's been to you, which is where sentimental Father's Day 2017 quotes from famous figures come into play.
Fathers are often the butt of jokes in popular culture — they're often portrayed as inept second fiddles who can't hold a candle to competent, in-control moms. These quotes, however, show people the true inaccuracies of the stereotypes and demonstrate just how powerful an impact a good, loving father has on the life of his child. A great dad is a motivator, a cheerleader, and a role model all wrapped up in one. It's a gift you can't repay with a new tool box or set of ties (but he'll certainly love if it you try).
Struggling to find the words to tell Dad how you feel? Here are 15 moving quotes to honor your dad, the father of your children, or any other father-figure in your life this year.