Grandparents, you are a treasure in our family


15 heartwarming quotes about grandparents

 

 

Here are some of the best quotes we found that somehow captured the essence of being a grandparent:

 

1. “I don’t intentionally spoil my grandkids. It’s just that correcting them often takes more energy than I have left.” — Gene Perret

 

2. “Grandchildren don’t need a lot of toys. The best thing a grandchild can have is a grandparent who gets down on the floor and plays with them.” — Unknown

 

3. “If nothing is going well, call your grandmother.” — Italian Proverb

 

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

 

5. “No cowboy was ever faster on the draw than a grandparent pulling a baby picture out of a wallet.” — Anonymous

 

 

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

 

7. “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

 

8. “My granddaughter came to spend a few weeks with me, and I decided to teach her to sew. After I had gone through a lengthy explanation of how to thread the machine, she stepped back, put her hands on her hips, and said in disbelief, “You mean you can do all that, but you can’t play my Game Boy?” — Author Unknown

 

9. “Grandfathers do have a special place in the lives of their children’s children. They can delight and play with them and even indulge them in ways that they did not indulge their own children. Grandfather knows that after the fun and games are over with his adorable grandchildren he can return to the quiet of his own home and peacefully reflect on this phenomenon of fatherhood.” — Alvin F. Poussaint

 

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

 

11. “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.” — Drew Barry

 


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