Top 25 Quotes about Grand Parents

“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.” ~ Rudy Giuliani

“I wish I had the energy that my grandchildren have – if only for self-defense.” ~ Gene Perret

“Nobody can do for little children what grandparents do. Grandparents sort of sprinkle stardust over the lives of little children.” ~ Alex Haley

“An hour with your grandchildren can make you feel young again. Anything longer than that, and you start to age quickly.” ~ Gene Perret

“Didn’t we, like our grandchildren, begin with a childhood we thought would never end? Now, all of a sudden, I’m older than my parents were when I thought they were old.” ~ Lois Wyse

“I phoned my grandparents and my grandfather said ‘We saw your movie.’ ‘Which one?’ I said. He shouted ‘Betty, what was the name of that movie I didn’t like?” ~ Brad Pitt

“Posterity is the patriotic name for grandchildren.” ~ Art Linkletter

“The idea that no one is perfect is a view most commonly held by people with no grandchildren.” ~ Doug Larson

“Because (grandparents) are usually free to love and guide and befriend the young without having to take daily responsibility for them, they can often reach out past pride and fear of failure and close the space between generations.” ~ Jimmy Carter

“Perfect love sometimes does not come until the first grandchild.” ~ Gore Vidal

“When grandparents enter the door, discipline flies out the window.” ~ Ogden Nash

“Becoming a grandmother is wonderful. One moment you’re just a mother. The next you are all-wise and prehistoric.” ~ Pam Brown

“Leaders inspire us because they bring out the best in us.” ~ Umair Haque

“I always give my grandkids a couple of quarters when they go home. It’s a bargain.” ~ Gene Perret

“Everyone needs to have access both to grandparents and grandchildren in order to be a full human being.” ~ Margaret Mead

“The reason grandparents and grandchildren get along so well is that they have a common enemy.” ~ Sam Levenson

“Few things are more delightful than grandchildren fighting over your lap.” ~ Doug Larson

“What is it about grandparents that is so lovely? I’d like to say that grandparents are God’s gifts to children.” ~ Bill Cosby

“The best baby-sitters, of course, are the baby’s grandparents. You feel completely comfortable entrusting your baby to them for long periods, which is why most grandparents flee to Florida.” ~ Dave Barry

“Grandchildren are the dots that connect the lines from generation to generation.” ~ Lois Wyse

“The simplest toy, one which even the youngest child can operate, is called a grandparent.” ~ Sam Levenson

“My grandkids believe I’m the oldest thing in the world. And after two or three hours with them, I believe it, too.” ~ Gene Perret

“On the seventh day God rested. His grandchildren must have been out of town.” ~ Gene Perret

“Grandparents are there to help the child get into mischief they haven’t thought of yet.” ~ Gene Perret

“Grandchildren: the only people who can get more out of you than the IRS.” ~ Gene Perret