Grandparents Quotes and Sayings
As you are now so once were we.
- James Joyce
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
If I would have known that grandchildren were going to be so much fun I would have had them first.
- Bill Laurin
Some of the world’s best educators are grandparents.
- Charles W. Shedd
The simplest toy, one which even the youngest child can operate, is called a grandparent.
– Sam Levenson
Grandparents are the footsteps to the future generations.
It’s funny what happens when you become a grandparent. You start to act all goofy and do things you never thought you’d do. It’s terrific.
- Mike Krzyzewski
Something magical happens when parents turns into grandparents. Their attitude changes from “money- doesn’t- grow- on- trees” to spending it like it does.
- Paul Linden
They say genes skip generations. Maybe that’s why grandparents find their grandchildren so likeable.
- Joan McIntosh
Grandparents, like heroes, are as necessary to a child’s growth as vitamins.
- Joyce Allston
Surely, two of the most satisfying experiences in life must be those of being a grandchild or a grandparent.
- Donald A. Norberg
Grandparents are a delightful blend of laughter, caring deeds, wonderful stories and Love.
Grandparents make the world…a little softer, a little kinder, a little warmer.
No cowboy was ever faster on the draw than a grandparent pulling a baby picture out of a wallet.
What is it about grandparents that is so lovely? I’d like to say that grandparents are God’s gifts to children. And if they can but see, hear and feel what these people have to give, they can mature at a fast rate.
– Bill Cosby
Grandparents are similar to a piece of string – handy to have around and easily wrapped around the fingers of their grandchildren.
It’s amazing how grandparents seem so young once you become one.
A grandparent is old on the outside but young on the inside.
Nobody can do for little children what grandparents do. Grandparents sort of sprinkle stardust over the lives of little children.
- Alex Haley
I loved their home. Everything smelled older, worn but safe; the food aroma had baked itself into the furniture.
– Susan Strasberg
To become a grandparent is to enjoy one of the few pleasures in life for which the consequences have already been paid.
- Robert Brault
Everyone needs to have access both to grandparents and grandchildren in order to be a full human being.
- Margaret Mead
When grandparents enter the door, discipline flies out the window.
- Ogden Nash
Being grandparents sufficiently removes us from the responsibilities so that we can be friends.
- Allan Frome
A child needs a grandparent, anybody’s grandparent, to grow a little more securely into an unfamiliar world.
– Charles and Ann Morse