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135 Best Daughter Quotes That Will Melt Your Heart

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If you are looking for an incredible selection of daughter quotes you’re in the right place.

Having any child is extremely special and one of the best things in the world.

A daughters bond with their mothers and fathers in something truly amazing.

Reading some quotes about daughters will touch and melt your heart.

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Top 10 Daughter Quotes

Every time my daughter smiles or calls me daddy, those are the sweetest sounds of my life. It is heavenly joy.

Debasish Mridha
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It was my father who taught me to value myself.

Dawn French
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It is a father’s job to love his daughter in the way she needs to be loved.

Karin Slaughter
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You are my angel, you remind me of the goodness in this world and inspire me to be the greatest version of myself.

Steve Maraboli
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You’re always with me, like a hand-print on my heart.

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Mother and daughter like spoons in a drawer.

Maggie Stiefvater

No one in this world can love a girl more than her father.

Michael Ratnadeepak

Mother and daughter from the start, best friends forever from the heart.


It is admirable for a man to take his son fishing, but there is a special place in heaven for the father who takes his daughter shopping.

John Sinor

My mother wanted me to be her wings, to fly as she never quite had the courage to do. I love her for that. I love the fact that she wanted to give birth to her own wings.

Erica Jong

More Daughter Quotes

Life doesn’t come with a manual, it comes with a Mother. Unknown

When I’m weak and unpretty, I know I’m beautiful and strong because I see myself like my mother does. Lauren Alaina

My son is my son till he have got him a wife, But my daughter’s my daughter all the days of her life. Thomas Fuller

There is this girl who stole my heart and she calls me Daddy. Unknown

Ah, my little angel! My beautiful and precious princess. ApolloM

No other love in the world is like the love of a father has for his little girl. Unknown

My mom taught me a woman’s mind should be the most beautiful part of her. Sonya Teclai

What the daughter does, the mother did. Jewish Proverb

It was my father who taught me to value myself. He told me that I was uncommonly beautiful and that I was the most precious thing in his life. Dawn French

It’s true, every minute a father spends with his daughter is precious. Mark Higbee

Mother and daughter never truly part, maybe in distance but never in heart. Unknown

Daughters are like flowers that fill the world with beauty. Unknown

A mother is not a person to lean on but a person to make leaning unnecessary. Dorothy C. Fisher

A son is a son until he takes him a wife, a daughter is a daughter all of her life. Emily Giffin

Family is not an important thing. It’s everything. Michael J. Fox

To an old father, nothing is more sweet than a daughter. Euripides

The more a daughter knows about the details of her mother’s life without flinching or whining the stronger the daughter. Anita Diamant

To my beautiful daughter, always remember: you are brave, you are capable, you are pretty, and you can accomplish ANYTHING your heart desires! Unknown

The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other’s life. Richard Bach

A daughter is just a little girl who grows up to be your best friend. Unknown

There’s no better feeling than making your little girls laugh. Jerry O’Connell

If you ever feel like giving up, just remember there is a little girl watching who wants to be just like you. Unknown

A mother and a daughter always share a special bond, which is engraved on their hearts. Unknown

A daughter is a treasure and a cause of sleeplessness. Ben Sirach

A father holds his daughter’s hand for a short while, but he holds her heart forever. Unknown

Her smile makes me smile. Her laugh is infectious. Her heart is pure and true. Above all, I love that she is my daughter. Unknown

Family requires love, not DNA. Unknown

A mother’s love is like an everlasting bed of roses, that continues to blossom. A mother’s love bears strength, comfort, healing and warmth. Her beauty is compared to a sunny day that shines upon each rose petal and inspires hope. Ellen J. Barrier

Inspirational Daughter Quotes

A daughter is the happy memories of the past, the joyful moments of the present, and the hope and promise of the future. Unknown

Mother and daughter got on very well indeed, with a deep affection founded on almost complete misunderstanding. Mary Stewart

My Daughter… She’s like an Excellent Cut Diamond that shines brilliantly from the inside out. She’s admired by many, including me! She exudes joy, love, peace, and excellence. She is phenomenally made! Stephanie Lahart

A daughter is a miracle that never ceases to be miraculous…full of beauty and forever beautiful…loving and caring and truly amazing. Deanna Beisser

Family isn’t defined only by last names or by blood; it’s defined by commitment and by love. Dave Willis

Now trust a heart that trusts in you. Emily Bronte

As they get older, our daughters become more and more like us too. Amy Newmark

He was a father. That’s what a father does. Eases the burdens of those he loves. Saves the ones he loves from painful last images that might endure for a lifetime. George Saunders

A good father will leave his imprint on his daughter for the rest of her life. Dr. James Dobson

Never grow a wishbone, daughter, where your backbone ought to be. Clementine Paddleford

You are my sun, my moon, and all of my stars. E.E. Cummings

A daughter is a day brightener and a heart warmer. Unknown

When I’m at my best, I am my father’s daughter. Unknown

In my life, you are the sun that never fades and the moon that never wanes. Unknown

A daughter is God’s way of saying thought you could use a lifelong friend. Unknown

For all the things my hands have held, the best by far is you. Unknown

A mother who radiates self-love and self-acceptance actually vaccinates her daughter against low self-esteem. Naomi Wolf

Daughters understand as they grow older, they become good friends. Catherine Pulsifer

What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family. Mother Teresa

Thank you for being the answer to the prayer I hadn’t realized I asked for. Marisa Donnelly

Angry mothers raise daughters fierce enough to fight wolves. Nghi Vo

I hope you believe in yourself as much as I believe in you. Unknown

By the time a woman realizes her mother was right, she has a daughter who thinks she’s wrong. Unknown

Never forget that I love you. Life is filled with hard times and good times. Learn from everything you can. Be the woman I know you can be. Unknown

A daughter is a miracle that never ceases to be miraculous. Unknown

Families don’t have to match. You don’t have to look like someone else to love them. Leigh Anne Tuohy

A daughter is the most precious gift of life who lets our heart dance with joy. ApolloM

The only steps in this house are the stair steps and the only half in this house is the half & half creamer. Al Hodson

No matter how old she may be, sometimes a girl just needs her mom. Unknown

My highest hope for her is just that she has the fearlessness to always be her authentic self, no matter what she thinks men want her to be. Channing Tatum

It’s not flesh and blood but the heart that makes us father and daughter. Unknown

A daughter is one of the best gifts this world has to give. Laurel Atherton

Life is tough, my darling, but so are you. Stephanie Bennet Henry

Are we not like two volumes of one book? Marceline Desbordes-Valmore

Motivational Daughter Quotes

I’ve never had a moment’s doubt. I love you. I believe in you completely. You are my dearest one. My reason for life. Ian McEwan

A daughter needs a dad to be the standard against which she will judge all men. Unknown

Our daughter is a princess in our world; she is our love, laughter, joy, and treasure. Debasish Mridha

A mother is the only person in the world, who can turn daughter’s worries and fears into happiness. Unknown

Chin up Princess or the crown slips. Unknown

A mother’s treasure is her daughter. Catherine Pulsifer

There were times when…I didn’t have a lot of friends. But my mom was always my friend. Always. Taylor Swift

Her deep romantic nature prevented her from demanding, from asking for that quenching. She wanted it to come freely, like flowers that are sent and not requested. Sean Ferrer

Fathers, be your daughter’s first love and she’ll never settle for anything less. Unknown

As mothers and daughters, we are connected with one another. My mother is the bones of my spine, keeping me straight and true. She is my blood, making sure it runs rich and strong. She is the beating of my heart. I cannot now imagine a life without her. Kristin Hannah

My daughter is my biggest achievement. She is a little star and my life has changed so much for the better since she came along. Denise Van Outen

When I come home, my daughter will run to the door and give me a big hug, and everything that’s happened that day just melts away. Hugh Jackman

A daughter may outgrow your lap, but she will never outgrow your heart. Anonymous

Behind every great daughter is a truly amazing dad. Unknown

A daughter will follow in her mom’s footsteps so make sure to set a good example. Elizabeth George

The most precious jewels you’ll have around your neck are the arms of your daughter. Altaf ul qadri

In the darkest days, when I feel inadequate, unloved and unworthy, I remember whose daughter I am and I straighten my crown. Unknown

I don’t want my children to follow in my footsteps. I want them to take the path next to me and go further than I could have ever dreamed possible. Unknown

My father didn’t tell me how to live. He lived and let me watch him do it. Unknown

The soul is healed by being with children. Fyodor Dostoyevsky

I don’t have a step daughter. I have a daughter that was born before I met her. Lani Lynn Vale

Fly free, my daughter. Be what I could never be and leave the cage forever. Nalini Singh

My Dad gave me wings to my DREAMS. Merlin Thomas

There’s something like a line of gold thread running through a man’s words when he talks to his daughter, and gradually over the years it gets to be long enough for you to pick up in your hands and weave into a cloth that feels like love itself. John Gregory Brown

No daughter and mother ever live apart, no matter what the distance between them. Christie Watson

The best inheritance a parent can give his children is a few minutes of his time each day. Orlando Aloysius Battista

What I wanted most for my daughter was that she be able to soar confidently in her own sky, wherever that might be, and if there was space for me as well, I would, indeed, have reaped what I had tried to sow. Helen Claes

Having a little girl has been like following an old treasure map with the important paths torn away. Heather Gudenkauf

My mother shed her protective love down around me, and without knowing why, people sensed that I had value. Maya Angelou

Watching your daughter being collected by her date feels like handing over a million dollar Stradivarius to a gorilla. Jim Bishop

Happiness is mother and daughter time. Unknown

A daughter is a bundle of firsts that excite and delight, giggles that come from deep inside and are always contagious, everything wonderful and precious and your love for her knows no bounds. Barbara Cage

I am a princess not because I have a prince, but because my father is a king. Unknown

Loving Daughter Quotes

Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother. Oprah Winfrey

Fathers, be good to your daughters. You are the god and the weight of her world. John Mayor

The more a daughter knows the details of her mother’s life, the stronger the daughter. Anita Diamant

Years rolled on again, and Wendy had a daughter. This ought not to be written in ink but in a golden splash. J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan

My daughter, while we have had adversity, we also have had more sweet memories that allow us to overcome the challenges we faced. Ann Butler

Of course mothers and daughters with strong personalities might see the world from very different points of view. Katherine Howe

Daughter not by birth but by good fortune, I’m so lucky to have you in my life. Unknown

Every moment I have had with my daughter is precious. Cathy Shaffer

Words are not enough to express the unconditional love that exists between a mother and a daughter. Caitlin Houston

Being a mother is an attitude, not a biological relation. Robert A. Heinlein

My daughter is my present, my passion, and the miracle of my life. Debasish Mridha

You’ve been a blessing from the start… I love you, daughter, with all my heart. Unknown

A daughter is someone you laugh with, dream with, and love with all your heart. Unknown

Little girls are the nicest things that happen to people. They are born with a little bit of angelshine about them, and though it wears thin sometimes there is always enough left to lasso your heart. Alan Beck

Daughters are angels sent from above to fill our heart with unending love. J. Lee

Courage, sacrifice, determination, commitment, toughness, heart, talent, guts. That’s what little girls are made of. Bethany Hamilton

The best music I have ever heard is the sound of my daughter’s giggling. Debasish Mridha

A little girl giggles when she is denied an ice-cream by her mother. She knows daddy will get her some later. Unknown

When my daughter says ‘Daddy I need you!’ I wonder if she has any idea that I need her billion times more. Stanley Behrman

The love between a father and daughter is forever. Unknown

So, after much observation, I realized that our daughters needed the same things we lacked in our younger years…wisdom. Without wisdom we continue to blunder through life repeating the same mistakes. Laura Alexander, Wisdom For Our Daughters

I have never dreamed of having a better daughter than you. Unknown

A mother is a daughter’s best friend. Unknown

And the moon said to me my darling daughter, you do not have to be whole in order to shine. Nichole McElhaney

Dad: a daughter’s first love. Unknown

Old as she was, she still missed her daddy sometimes. Gloria Naylor

A child cannot have too many people who love them and want to help them succeed. Unknown

Always kiss your children goodnight, even if they’re already asleep. H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

It’s your job as a parent to help your daughter identify her purpose, develop her talents, and learn how to get along with people. It’s not a high-paying or cushy job, but it is extremely rewarding and, in our opinion, one of the most important jobs you’ll ever do. Mary Anne Richey

From a little girl so very small, how and when did you get so tall? Karen Mortensen

To Sum Up

Hopefully you enjoyed this big list of daughter quotes.

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