Father. Dad. Papa. Pop. Daddy. No matter what you call him, his title may be short, but his influence is long and powerful. Celebrate his loving presence in your life this Father’s Day with my 5 favorite quotes about fatherhood.

1.) “Every dad, if he takes time out of his busy life to reflect upon his fatherhood, can learn ways to become an even better dad.” - Jack Baker

2.) “Of all the titles I’ve been privileged to have, ‘Dad’ has always been the best.” - Ken Norton

3.) “My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me.” - Jim Valvano

4.) “It’s only when you grow up and step back from him—or leave him for your own home - it’s only then that you can measure his greatness and fully appreciate it.” - Margaret Truman

5.) “The quality of a father can be seen in the goals, dreams and aspirations he sets not only for himself, but for his family.” - Reed Markham

Happy Father’s Day!