S: Winfield C. Dunn --- Father's Day 2012 & Happy 85th Birthday
BC: Dads are most ordinary men turned by love into heroes, adventurers, story-tellers, singers of songs. - Pam Brown
1: "My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me." - Jim Valvano
3: DAD - "Ask him when Mom says no."
5: Bryant Winfield Culberson Dunn Born on July 1, 1927 Meridian, Mississippi
8: "A father is someone you look up to, no matter how tall you are." | “How true Daddy's words were when he said: "All children must look after their own upbringing." Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands.” ~ Anne Frank
9: "Support me if you can. Oppose me if you must. But above all, participate!" - Winfield Dunn
10: WE LOVE TO HEAR STORIES ABOUT YOUR CHILDHOOD. TELL US ANOTHER!
13: “Making the decision to have a child is momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside your body.” ~Elizabeth Stone
14: My father didn't tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it. - Clarence Budington Kelland
15: "Family faces are magic mirrors looking at people who belong to us, we see the past, present, and future. " -- Gail Lumet Buckley
16: “Fatherhood is pretending the present you love most is soap-on-a-rope.” - Bill Cosby
17: How we started each day while Dad drove us to school: I feel healthy! I feel happy! I feel terrific!
18: "Dad dreams, he plans, he struggles to give us the best. His sacrifice is quiet, his life is love expressed."
20: "When I was in the navy..."
21: "God invented fathers because kids need piggy back rides."
22: A dad is someone who wants to catch you before you fall but instead picks you up, brushes you off, and lets you try again. A dad is someone who holds you when you cry, scolds you when you break the rules, shines with pride when you succeed, and has faith in you even when you fail... | "The father of a righteous man has great joy; he who has a wise son delights in him." Proverbs 23:24
24: Lord, make us ever mindful of the needs of others. Amen.
26: "Ladies and gentlemen, I tell you a fact: I left my walkin' stick home in a crack. Thank you very much." | "If you're going to do something, do it right the first time."
30: “The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.” ~Henry Ward Beecher
32: "God bless the hands that prepared this meal!"
34: "How the Bluebird Got Its Color" by Winfield C. Dunn