This Father's Day give the special man in your life a shout-out on social media thanking him for all that he has done for you over the years. Whether it's your dad, grandpa, uncle — whoever! — sharing a sweet photo with a great caption is a lovely way to close out a day of gift-giving and brunching.
Not sure what to write? No problem! Here you'll find the very best Father's Day Instagram caption ideas for any photo. Whether you're looking for something sentimental or funny, we've got it. You can even use a quote from an author or your favorite celebrity. Just pick a caption that speaks most to your bond and we promise, you'll get all the likes — espcially from Dad.
Sweet Father's Day Captions
A father is someone you look up to no matter how tall you grow.
A father is neither an anchor to hold us back nor a sail to take us there, but a guiding light whose love shows us the way.
Dads and daughters don't always see eye to eye, but always heart to heart.
Dad: A son’s first hero, a daughter’s first love.
Dad, your guiding hand on my shoulder will remain with me forever.
A dad is someone who wants to catch you when you fall. Instead he picks you up, brushes you off and lets you try again.
In the darkest days, when I feel inadequate, unloved and unworthy, I remember whose daughter I am, and I straighten my crown.
Some people don’t believe in heroes, but they haven’t met my dad.
Fathers hold their kids' hands for a while, and their hearts for a lifetime.
Life doesn't come with a manual — it comes with a father.
My dad will always have a special place in my heart.
My dad gives Superman a run for his money.
Funny Father's Day Captions
I hope this Father’s Day is as fun as your life was before kids.
World’s greatest farter … I mean father.
A father is someone who carries pictures where his money used to be.
Happy Father's Day, Dad. Today, as a gift to you, I'll laugh at all of your jokes.
Thanks for being the cool parent. Don’t tell Mom.
You'll always be dad to the bone.
On Father’s Day, let's review the most important lesson learned from my dad: coffee.
Dad, I can never repay you. Literally.
Thanks for killing all those spiders.
We all know I'm your favorite. Mom doesn't have to know.
Dad, thanks for saying "yes" whenever Mom said "no."
Father's Day Captions Inspired by Songs
“Came into this world, Daddy’s little girl. Daddy made a soldier out of me.” —Beyoncé
“Fathers, be good to your daughters … You are the god and the weight of her world.” —John Mayer
“Take my hand and walk with me, show me what to be." —Justin Bieber
"Bit by bit, I've realized that he was here with me, I looked into my father's eyes." —Eric Clapton
“Just the two of us, we can make it if we try.” —Will Smith
“My father would lift me high and dance with my mother and me … And I knew for sure I was loved.” —Luther Vandross
“Years ago, we used to play, we used to laugh when I ran away. But when I fell and hurt my knee, he would run to comfort me and the pain would go away.” —The Monkees
"There were times I thought he was being just a little bit hard on me, but now I understand he was making me become the man he knew that I could be." —Keith Urban
"For you, he's the best he can be. Oh child, don't you know your daddy love come with a lifetime guarantee?" —Sade
"Daddy wasn't no scholar,. No, he didn't have PHd. But in my eyes and down in my heart, my daddy means the world to me." —Gladys Knight and the Pips
"There is no one else like my daddy. And I thank you for lovin' me." —Beyoncé
Father's Day Captions Inspired by Quotes
“My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person: He believed in me.” —Jim Valvano
“When my father didn't have my hand, he had my back.” —Linda Poindexter
"I've said it before, but it's absolutely true: My mother gave me my drive, but my father gave me my dreams. Thanks to him, I could see a future." —Liza Minnelli
"Any man can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a Dad." —Anne Geddes
“The older I get, the smarter my father seems to get.” —Tim Russert
“She did not stand alone, but what stood behind her … was the love of her father.” —Harper Lee
“Dads are most ordinary men who are turned by love into the biggest hero, adventurers, storyteller and singer of songs.” —Pam Brown
"My father didn't tell me how to live. He lived and let me watch him do it." —Clarence Budington Kelland
“A father’s smile has been known to light up a child’s entire day.” —Susan Gale
“I decided in my life that I would do nothing that did not reflect positively on my father's life.” —Sidney Poitier
“A man knows when he is growing old because he begins to look like his father.” —Gabriel Garcia Marquez
"I know that I will never find my father in any other man who comes into my life because it is a void in my life that can only be filled by him." –Halle Berry
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