Grandparents Day Quotes

"Just about the time a woman thinks her work is done, she becomes a grandmother."
Edward H. Dreschnack

"Call it a clan, call it a network, call it a tribe, call it a family.  Whatever you call it, whoever you are, you need one."
Jane Howard

"No cowboy was ever faster on the draw than a grandparent pulling a baby picture out of a wallet."
Author Unknown

"You don't choose your family.  They are God's gift to you, as you are to them."
Desmond Tutu

"A mother becomes a true grandmother the day she stops noticing the terrible things her children do because she is so enchanted with the wonderful things her grandchildren do."
Lois Wyse

"If I had a single flower for every time I think about you, I could walk forever in my garden."
Attributed to Claudia Ghandi

"A grandfather is someone with silver in his hair and gold in his heart."
Author Unknown

"Grandparents are there to help the child get into mischief they haven't thought of yet."
Gene Perret

"Few things are more delightful than grandchildren fighting over your lap."
Doug Larson

"Grandchildren are God's way of compensating us for growing old."
Mary H. Waldrip

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

"It's such a grand thing to be a mother of a mother - that's why the world calls her grandmother."
Author Unknown

"Do you know why grandchildren are always so full of energy? They suck it out of their grandparents."
Gene Perret

"Never have children, only grandchildren."
Gore Vidal

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

"If nothing is going well, call your grandmother."
Italian Proverb

"A grandmother is a babysitter who watches the kids instead of the television."
Author Unknown

"Are we not like two volumes of one book?"
Marceline Desbordes-Valmore

"When a child is born, so are grandmothers."
Judith Levy

"I don't care how poor a man is; if he has family, he's rich. "
Colonel Potter, M*A*S*H

"The simplest toy, one which even the youngest child can operate, is called a grandparent."
Sam Levenson, You Don't Have to Be in "Who's Who" to Know What's What

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

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

"Grandmas are moms with lots of frosting."
Author Unknown

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