100 Miss You Dad Quotes From Daughter



I miss you, dad! On my birthday, at those special moments in my life, I look around expecting to see you…but you’re not there. I sometimes try to imagine your face, and it’s getting harder with each time.”

As a dad, it’s impossible not to feel those words weighing down on your heart, to feel emotional and helpless. To miss out on precious events in my child’s life, the thought of not being there for my children when they need me the most is just gut-wrenching. And there can be many reasons for the distance, a taxing job, personal or professional commitments, deployment. At least in these case there is hope of seeing each other again, because for some daughters, their father may never return.

For all the daughters in the world that want to express just how much they miss their dad, here are 100 inspiring quotes, messages, ideas. Perhaps you will find them inspiring, or at least soothing.

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Emotional Messages

  1. Dad, every time I look at the sky, I think of you. How you would tell me about the stars and the planets. Follow this shining light and come back to me. I miss you so much.
  2. I know you’re not here, but I still talk to you every day. I know in my heart that you can hear me, and can’t wait to hug you again.
  3. Dad, every time I achieve something, I wish you were here to see it. I know you would be proud.
  4. My heart aches every time I think of all the moments you’re missing out on. We took a lot of pictures, and hope to share them with you soon.
  5. Dad, you were the one who always made everything better. I wish you were here to do it again.
  6. I miss your smile, your laugh, your embraces. I just miss you.
  7. If only I could turn back time and relive all the memories we shared together.
  8. Dad, no matter how old I get, I will always need you and your hugs.
  9. I still remember the sound of your voice and the smell of your cologne. I wish I could experience it again.
  10. You were my rock, my mentor, my friend. I miss you so much.
  11. Dad, I wish I could tell you how much I love you one more time.
  12. You were always there for me, but now I feel so alone without you. It’s hard being away from home, dad.
  13. Dear father, I hope you know how much you mean to me. You are everything. Looking forward to seeing you soon.
  14. You were the best dad anyone could ask for, and I miss you more than words can say.
  15. The thought of not being able to share my future with you breaks my heart. Get well for me.
  16. Dad, I’m not sure how to live without you. You were such a big part of my life.
  17. Every time I see a father and daughter together, my heart aches for you. I hope it’s the same for you too.
  18. Dad, I hope you knew how proud I was to be your daughter. I miss you terribly.
  19. You may be gone, but you will always live on in my heart. I love you, Dad.
  20. The hardest thing about growing up is realizing that I can’t call you whenever I need you anymore, so get ready for some extra long hugs.
i miss you dad

Miss You Dad Quotes with an Optimistic Tone

  1. “Dad, even though you’re not here with us, we feel your love and support every day. Your heart is always close to us.”
  2. “I miss you, but I know that you’re doing what’s best for our family. Thank you for everything you do.”
  3. “You may not be here in person, but you’ll always be in my heart and thoughts.”
  4. “Distance can’t keep us apart, Dad. I know we’ll be reunited soon, so get ready for some long nights of reminiscing.”
  5. “I can’t wait to give you the biggest hug when you come back home, Dad.”
  6. “Every time I reach a goal, I push even more, because that’s how you taught me to live life. You pushed me to be better, and I owe you so much. Look down on me with pride”
  7. “Your absence makes me appreciate all the memories we’ve shared even more.”
  8. “Thank you for being my rock, even from afar.”
  9. “I’m so grateful for the values and lessons you’ve instilled in me, Dad. They guide me every day.”
  10. “Your presence is always felt, even when you’re not physically here.”
  11. “I’m proud of all that you’re accomplishing, and I can’t wait to share my own successes with you.”
  12. “You’re my hero, Dad, and I can’t wait to be reunited with you and tell you that in person.”
  13. “Dad, you inspire me to be strong and resilient, even when things get tough.”
  14. “I may miss you, but I know that you’re always rooting for me from afar.”
  15. “You taught me to never give up, and I’m using that lesson to push through this time apart.”
  16. “I’m so grateful to have a dad like you, even if we can’t be together right now.”
  17. “Thank you for showing me what it means to be selfless, Dad. Your sacrifices doesn’t go unnoticed.”
  18. “I miss having you here, but I know that you’re out there making the world a better place.”
  19. “You may not be here to see me grow, but I know that you’ll be proud of the person I become.”
  20. “I miss your jokes, your stories, and your loving presence, but I know we’ll be together again soon…so better start now on that list “
look down on me with pride

Miss You Dad Quotes From Daughters Suitable For Birthdays

  1. “Dad, I miss you so much on my birthday. I wish you were here to celebrate with me.”
  2. “I can’t help but think of all the amazing birthdays we’ve had together. I would like you to be here for this one too.”
  3. “Daddy, I hope you know how much I love and miss you. My birthday just isn’t the same without you here.”
  4. “Every year on my birthday, I feel your absence even more. My only desire would be for you to come back and celebrate with me.”
  5. “I know you’re watching over me from above, but I still wish I could hug you and hear your voice on my birthday.”
  6. “Dad, I hope you’ll be here to blow out the candles with me and make a wish.”
  7. “On my birthday, I always think of all the wonderful memories we made together. Wouldn’t it be nice to have some more?”
  8. “No matter how old I get, I still wish you were here to celebrate my special day with me.”
  9. “Dad, it’s my special day, but it doesn’t feel complete without you here. Happy birthday to me, I guess, but it would really mean a lot more coming from your lips..”
  10. “Dad, I miss your smile, your laughter, and your love. If only you were here to celebrate my birthday with me.”
  11. “Every birthday, I wish I could hear you say ‘I love you’ and feel your warm embrace.”
  12. “Daddy, my birthday just isn’t the same without you. I would love for you to be here and make it complete.”
  13. “Dad, I miss your cheesy dad jokes and your big bear hugs on my birthday.”
  14. “This is a bittersweet birthday without you, dad. The only present I really want is having you here.”
  15. “Dad, you were always the life of the party, especially on birthdays. It’s not the same without you. You better not miss my next one.”
  16. “Happy birthday to me, Dad. You were always my biggest supporter, and I miss you so much.”
  17. “Dad, I would so much like to hug you tight on my birthday and tell you that I love you.”
  18. “I miss you more than words can express, Dad. On my birthday, I wish you were here to share in the joy and make memories with me.”
  19. “I know you’re with me in spirit, but I sometimes imagine I can still hear your voice and see your smile on my birthdays.”
  20. “Daddy, you will always hold a special place in my heart. I wish you could be here to celebrate my birthday and make it unforgettable.”
happy birthday to me

Short and from the heart quotes

  1. Dad, not a single day goes by that I don’t miss you. I hope you can hear me when I say, I love you.
  2. I miss your warm embrace, your reassuring voice, and your unconditional love, Dad.”
  3. “My heart aches for you every day, Dad. You were my rock, my support, my everything.”
  4. The bond we shared will never fade, Dad. I miss you more than words can express.”
  5. “Dad, your presence in my life may be gone, but your memory will live on forever.”
  6. “I miss your wisdom, your guidance, and your gentle touch, Dad. You were the best father a girl could ask for.”
  7. “I may have lost you physically, but I carry your love and spirit with me every day, Dad.”
  8. “I long for the day when I’ll see you again, Dad. Until then, I’ll hold onto the memories we made.”
  9. “Dad, you were my hero, my teacher, my friend. I miss you dearly.”
  10. “I wish you were here to see the person I’ve become, Dad. I owe it all to you.”
  11. “The void you left in my life is immeasurable, Dad. I miss you more than you could ever know.”
  12. “I cherish every moment we spent together, Dad. I miss your smile, your laughter, your love.”
  13. “Dad, I find comfort in knowing that you are watching over me. I miss you so much.”
  14. “Your legacy lives on through me, Dad. I miss you terribly, but I’ll make you proud.”
  15. “I wish I could turn back time and relive all the precious moments we shared, Dad. I miss you every day.”
  16. “Dad, your love was the foundation of my life. I miss you deeply.”
  17. “You were the light in my life, Dad. I miss you more than words could ever express.”
  18. “I miss your watching movies together, you would always make me laugh. Those memories will be forever in my heart.”
  19. “Dad, you were my first love, my forever hero. I miss you more than anyone could ever know.”
  20. “I thought time would heal the pain of losing you, but it just gets harder with each passing day. I miss you more than you’ll ever know.”

Important life events

  1. “I wish you were here to take a picture with me just like the other kids here. I know it would have made you happy.”
  2. “As I receive my diploma today, I’m reminded of your love and guidance. This is as much mine as it’s your effort. I hope you can be proud of me.”
  3. “Today, my child started school and all I could think about was how much you would have loved to be here to see it, Dad.”
  4. “Dad, I wish you were here to hold your grandchild and see how beautiful this moment is.”
  5. “Thank you for all the dancing lessons throughout years. I’m just so sorry you’re not here to dance with me on my wedding day.”
  6. “Dad, even though you’re not here in person, your love and guidance have helped me reach this milestone. I miss you and love you always.”
  7. “I always imagined you walking me down the aisle, Dad. It’s hard to believe you’re not here to see me get married.”
  8. “I wish you were here to give your grandchild a big hug on their first day of school, Dad. We love and miss you so much.”
  9. “My child will grow up hearing stories about their wonderful grandfather who loved them from afar.”
  10. “Graduation day feels incomplete without you here, Dad. I miss you more than words can express.”
  11. “I wish you were here to see the beautiful woman I’ve become, Dad. I miss you every day, but especially on my wedding day.”
  12. “My child will never get to meet you, but they will always know how much you loved them and how much I miss you, Dad.”
  13. “You were always my biggest supporter, I think you would have done anything to be here at my graduation. I miss you more than anything.”
  14. “Hey dad, you taught me to be strong, confident, and independent. I wish you were here to see the woman I’ve grown up to be.”
  15. “I wish you could see the joy on my face as I hold my child for the first time. I miss you, Dad.”
  16. “As I walk across the stage today, I know you’re watching from above, Dad.
  17. “I know you would have liked to be here, to hold your grandchild and give them the same love and support you always gave me. Miss you, Dad.”
  18. “You have been a wonderful parent, dad. I hope I’ll be at least half as good as you to my own baby boy.”
  19. “Dad, I always felt safe and loved when you were around. I wish you were here to give me that sense of comfort on my wedding day.”
  20. “I remember being so nervous on my first day of school, but were so reassuring, my worries flew away. If only you were here to do the same for your grandchild.”

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