Gift of Grandparents
Nobody can do for little children what grandparents do.
Grandparents sort of sprinkle stardust over the lives of little children.
– Alex Haley
There is no grandfather who does not adore his grandchild.
– Victor Hugo
Perfect love sometimes does not come until the first grandchild.
– Welsh Proverb
A grandparent is a best friend, teacher, cheerleader, and counselor.
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
Our grandchildren accept us for ourselves, without rebuke or effort to change us,
as no one in our entire lives has ever done, not our parents, siblings, spouses, friends,
and hardly ever our own grown children.
– Ruth Goode
A house needs a grandma in it.
– Louisa May Allcott
It is as grandmothers that our mothers come into the fullness of their grace.
– Christopher Morley
If nothing is going well, call your grandmother.
The best place to be when you’re sad is a grandparent’s lap.
Grandchildren are God’s way of compensating us for growing old.
– Mary H. Waldrip
“I miss him still today: his long, whiskery eyebrows,
his huge hands and hugs, his warmth, his prayers, his stories,
but above all his shining example of how to live and how to die.
– Bear Grylls, Mud Sweat and Tears
Grandma always made you feel she had been waiting to see
just me all day, and now the day was complete.
– Marcy DeMaree