Famous Quotes & Quotations About Grandparents:
A child needs a grandparent, anybody's grandparent, to grow a little more securely into an unfamiliar world.
~ Charles and Ann Morse.
Was there ever a grandparent, bushed after a day of minding noisy youngsters, who hasn't felt the Lord knew what He was doing when He gave little children to young people?
~ Joe E. Wells.
We should all have one person who knows how to bless us despite the evidence, Grandmother was that person to me.
~ Phyllis Theroux.
What a bargain grandchildren are! I give them my loose change, and they give me a million dollars' worth of pleasure.
~ Gene Perret.
A grandmother is a mother who has a second chance.
~ Author Unknown.
Everyone needs to have access both to grandparents and grandchildren in order to be a full human being.
~ Margaret Mead.
It is as grandmothers that our mothers come into the fullness of their grace.
~ Christopher Morley.
It's one of nature's way that we often feel closer to distant generations than to the generation immediately preceding us.
~ Igor Stravinsky.
My grandmother started walking five miles a day when she was sixty. She's ninety-seven now, and we don't know where the hell she is.
~ Ellen DeGeneres.
Never have children, only grandchildren.
~ Gore Vidal.
Our land is everything to us.... I will tell you one of the things we remember on our land. We remember that our grandfathers paid for it - with their lives.
~ John Wooden.
Perfect love sometimes does not come until the first grandchild.
~ Welsh Proverb.
Posterity is the patriotic name for grandchildren.
~ Art Linkletter.
The history of our grandparents is remembered not with rose petals but in the laughter and tears of their children and their children's children. It is into us that the lives of grandparents have gone. It is in us that their history becomes a future.
~ Charles and Ann Morse.
Nobody can do for little children what grandparents do. Grandparents sort of sprinkle stardust over the lives of little children.
~ Alex Haley.
One of the most powerful handclasps is that of a new grandbaby around the finger of a grandfather.
~ Joy Hargrove.
Our grandchildren accept us for ourselves, without rebuke or effort to change us, as no one in our entire lives has ever done, not our parents, siblings, spouses, friends - and hardly ever our own grown children.
~ Ruth Goode.
The reason grandchildren and grandparents get along so well is that they have a common enemy.
~ Sam Levenson.
Varicose veins are the result of an improper selection of grandparents.
~ William Osler.
What children need most are the essentials that grandparents provide in abundance. They give unconditional love, kindness, patience, humor, comfort, lessons in life. And, most importantly, cookies.
~ Rudolph Giuliani.
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