08/31/2011 04:58 pm ET Updated Oct 31, 2011

The Best #Dadquotes: Twitter Celebrates Quotes From Fathers (TWEETS)

Whether you're begging a picky eater to take one little bite, or trying to start 'the private parts talk', there are some go-to parent expressions it's hard to stay away from, no matter how hard you try.

"Money doesn't grown on trees."

Kid: "I'm hungry!"
Dad: "Hi Hungry, I'm Dad!"

"Because I said so!"

And, as The Hairpin showed us this week, there are a few all-too common Mom quotes we really never want to be caught repeating.

So when children took to Twitter to post the best quotes from their dads, we perked up. Take a look below. Let us know if you've said any of these things (yet), and add the best words of wisdom from your own father.


Best #dadquotes tweets