Endearing Grandparent Quotes
that Melt Your Heart

Shower grandma's and grandpas love with this beautiful collection of grandparent quotes.

Kids adore their grandmas and grandpas with a passion. And they have a good reason for loving so. That's simply because grandparents return the favor with great devotion and loads of affection!

Grandparents bring about a side that you probably wish that's how your parents dealt with you while you were a child. Abundance of indulgence and unwavering love.

Express your feelings for your grandparents or help bridged the generations between your parents and your kids with grandparent quotes.

Sprinkle them liberally into your cards, scrapbooks, letters and journaling.

Go on, enjoy these grandparent quotes!




A child needs a grandparent, anybody's grandparent, to grow a little more securely into an unfamiliar world.
-- Charles and Ann Morse

A garden of Love grows in a Grandmother's heart.
-- Author Unknown

A grandma's name is little less in love than is the doting title of a mother.
-- William Shakespeare

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

A grandmother is a little bit parent, a little bit teacher, and a little bit best friend.
-- Author Unknown

A grandmother is a mother who has a second chance.
-- Author Unknown

A Grandmother is a safe haven.
-- Suzette Haden Elgin

A Grandmother is a special person who causes a joyful happening in the heart of a child.
-- Author Unknown

A grandmother pretends she doesn't know who you are on Halloween.
-- Erma Bombeck

A house needs a grandma in it.
-- Louisa May Alcott

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

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

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.
-- Lord Chesterfield

By the time the youngest children have learned to keep the house tidy, the oldest grandchildren are on hand to tear it to pieces.
-- Christopher Morley

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

Grandchildren are the dots that connect the lines from generation to generation.
-- Lois Wyse

Grandchildren don't stay young forever, which is good because Pop-pops have only so many horsey rides in them.
-- Gene Perret

Grandma always made you feel she had been waiting to see just you all day and now the day was complete.
-- Marcy DeMaree

Grandma's kitchen...kids eat free.
-- Author Unknown

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

Grandmas hold our tiny hands for just a little while, but our hearts forever.
-- Author Unknown

Grandmas never run out of hugs or cookies.
-- Author Unknown

Grandmother - a wonderful mother with lots of practice.
-- Author Unknown

Grandmothers are just "antique" little girls.
-- Author Unknown

Grandmother-grandchild relationships are simple. Grandmas are short on criticism and long on love.
-- Author Unknown

Grandparents are a delightful blend of laughter, caring deeds, wonderful stories and Love.
-- Author Unknown

Grandparents are similar to a piece of string - handy to have around and easily wrapped around the fingers of their grandchildren.
-- Author Unknown

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

I like to do nice things for my grandchildren - like buy them those toys I've always wanted to play with.
-- Gene Perret

I loved their home. Everything smelled older, worn but safe; the food aroma had baked itself into the furniture.
-- Susan Strasberg

I'm the twinkle in my Grandpa's eye...
-- Author Unknown

If becoming a grandmother was only a matter of choice, I should advise every one of you straight away to become one. There is no fun for old people like it!
-- Hannah Whithall Smith

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

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.
-- Teresa Bloomingdale

It is as grandmothers that our mothers come into the fullness of their grace.
-- Christopher Morley

It's amazing how grandparents seem so young once you become one.
-- Author Unknown

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

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

My grandchild has taught me what true love means. It means watching Scooby-Doo cartoons while the basketball game is on another channel.
-- Gene Perret

My grandfather was a wonderful role model. Through him I got to know the gentle side of men.
-- Sarah Long

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

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

One of the most powerful handclasps is that of a new grandbaby around the finger of a grandfather.
-- Joy Hargrove

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

Surely, two of the most satisfying experiences in life must be those of being a grandchild or a grandparent.
-- Donald A. Norberg

The handwriting on the wall means the grandchildren found the crayons.
-- Author Unknown

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

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

There's no place like home except Grandma's.
-- Author Unknown

They say genes skip generations. Maybe that's why grandparents find their grandchildren so likeable.
-- Joan McIntosh

To show a child what has once delighted you, to find the child's delight added to your own, so that there is now a double delight seen in the glow of trust and affection, this is happiness.
-- J.B. Priestley

Uncles and aunts, and cousins, are all very well, and fathers and mothers are not to be despised; but a grandmother, at holiday time, is worth them all.
-- Fanny Fern

We should all have one person who knows how to bless us despite the evidence, Grandmother was that person to me.
-- Phyllis Theroux

What a bargain grandchildren are! I give them my loose change, and they give me a million dollars' worth of pleasure.
-- Gene Perret

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.
-- Rudolph Giuliani

What is it about grandparents that is so lovely? I'd like to say that grandparents are God's gifts to children. And if they can but see, hear and feel what these people have to give, they can mature at a fast rate.
-- Bill Cosby

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

When grandparents enter the door, discipline flies out the window.
-- Ogden Nash

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