As a single father, you may feel like you have the weight of the world on your shoulders. This great responsibility can actually be considered a gift in your life. You have an opportunity to prove to your children that you are a wonderful and loving father. You have the opportunity to show your kids that you will be there for them no matter what and can inspire them to achieve their dreams in life with confidence. To be a successful single father, the key is to have a positive outlook on life and show your kids how to achieve their own ambitions.