June 1st, 2021

The best dadvice I ever got

Pearls of wit and wisdom from the men who made us who we are.
Men's Health | Real Stories
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This Father’s Day, in honor of dads and father figures everywhere, we’re sharing some of our favorite Dadvice – those pearls of wit and wisdom from the men we love and those we’ve lost.

From everyday mantras, to life lessons, to winning dance moves, we’re deep diving into that special brand of guidance dads are famous for.

Movember’s mission is to keep fathers, partners, brothers and sons around for as long as possible. To hear their Dadvice and watch them pass it down through generations. This Father’s Day, donate to stop the men we love from dying too young.

Here’s some of our favorite Dadvice shared from our Mo Bros and Mo Sisters. We want to hear from you too - what’s the best Dadvice you ever got? Just follow the instructions for sharing.

  1. Dig out an old school childhood photograph or current day photo with you and your father figure. Moustaches are a bonus.
  2. Post on Father's Day alongside a quote of the best 'Dadvice' you ever got. Could be words of wisdom, wit or all out random.
  3. Tag @Movember #Movember #Dadvice
  4. Challenge your friends to do the same.

"Deliver on expectations. Set the bar high for yourself, and do it." - Bill Busch (father of Mo Bro Dave Busch)

"Live in the now. Be present in the now. Their future will be here faster than you want it." - Travis Harth

"The worst thing in life is wasted talent." - Richard Doddio (father of Mo Bro Jeff Doddio)

“When hearing someone speak look for the similarities and not the differences” - Jason O'Mara

"Never let the noise of life keep you from hearing the beat of your own drummer.” - Jenna Lawson

"Hard work will always beat talent." - Julian Brown (father of Mo Bro Darren Brown)

“I feel I will never fill my dad’s shoes, but I know I will never stop trying.” - Mary Simoneau

"Anything is always possible." - Ryan Levenberg

This Father’s Day, donate to stop the men we love from dying too young.

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