Grandparents From Grandchildren Quotes by Gene Perret, Lord Chesterfield, Rachel Carson, Phyllis Grissim-Theroux, Robert Breault, J. Norman Collie and many others.
Two things I dislike about my granddaughter – when she won’t take her afternoon nap, and when she won’t let me take mine.
Being pretty on the inside means you don’t hit your brother and you eat all your peas – that’s what my grandma taught me.
If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, excitement, and mystery of the world we live in.
On the seventh day God rested. His grandchildren must have been out of town.
We should all have one person who knows how to bless us despite the evidence, Grandmother was that person to me.
To a small child, the perfect granddad is unafraid of big dogs and fierce storms but absolutely terrified of the word “boo.”
Grandparents are there to help the child get into mischief they haven’t thought of yet.
Grandchildren don’t make a man feel old; it’s the knowledge that he’s married to a grandmother.
You do not really understand something unless you can explain it to your grandmother.
A grandmother pretends she doesn’t know who you are on Halloween.
I wish I had the energy that my grandchildren have – if only for self-defense.
Your sons weren’t made to like you. That’s what grandchildren are for.
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.
The idea that no one is perfect is a view most commonly held by people with no grandchildren.
A grandparent is old on the outside but young on the inside. If your baby is “beautiful and perfect, never cries or fusses, sleeps on schedule and burps on demand, an angel all the time,” you’re the grandma.
Posterity is the patriotic name for grandchildren.
Perfect love sometimes does not come until the first grandchild.