The Best 30 Grandparents Quotes

“Grandparents are the best kind of grownups.” Read more grandparents quotes like this one below.
Dedicate one of these special quotes to your grandparents.


30 Grandparents Quotes

Grandparents always have some love to give. They are generally awesome people that are there to protect you and to advise you, as they are the wisest people you know. 

Let your grandparents know how much you care about them and how much you love them with one of these grandparents quotes. 

“Grandparents, like heroes, are as necessary to a child's growth as vitamins.”
Joyce Allston
"Nobody can do for little children what grandparents do. Grandparents sort of sprinkle stardust over the lives of little children."
Alex Haley
"Just about the time a woman thinks her work is done, she becomes a grandmother."
Edward H. Dreschnack
"The old are the precious gem in the center of the household."
Chinese Proverb
"I believe in the value of life. I believe we must prepare our children for tomorrow with the family values of my grandparents."
Ryan Zinke
"Children brought up by their grandparents are generally spoiled."
Spanish Proverb
"The reason grandparents and grandchildren get along so well is that they have a common enemy."
Sam Levenson
“One of the most powerful handclasps is that of a new grandbaby around the finger of a grandfather.”
Joy Hargrove
“Truth be told, being a grandma is as close as we ever get to perfection. The ultimate warm sticky bun with plump raisins and nuts. Clouds nine, ten, and eleven.”
Bryna Nelson Paston
"If nothing is going well, call your grandmother."
Italian proverb
“Grandparents are the best kind of grownups.”
"When grandparents enter the door, discipline flies out the window."
Ogden Nash
"Surely, two of the most satisfying experiences in life must be those of being a grandchild or a grandparent."
Donald A. Norber
"Grandparents are a delightful blend of laughter, caring deeds, wonderful stories and love."
"Some of the world's best educators are grandparents."
Dr. Charlie W. Shedd
"The simplest toy, one which even the youngest child can operate, is called a grandparent."
Sam Levenson
"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 you're lucky enough to still have grandparents, visit them, cherish them and celebrate them while you can."
Regina Brett
“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
“Grandma always made you feel she had been waiting to see just you all day and now the day was complete.”
Marcy DeMaree
“Few things are more delightful than grandchildren fighting over your lap.”
Doug Larson
“Sometimes our grandmas and grandpas are like grand-angels.”
Lexie Saige
“You are the sun, Grandma, you are the sun in my life.”
Kitty Tsui
“Becoming a grandmother is wonderful. One moment you're just a mother. The next you are all-wise and prehistoric.”
Pam Brown
"What a bargain grandchildren are! I give them my loose change, and they give me a million dollars' worth of pleasure."
Gene Perret
"I was fortunate to be raised by loving grandparents."
Ronnie Milsap
“There are fathers who do not love their children; there is no grandfather who does not adore his grandson.”
Victor Hugo
"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
"Everyone needs to have access both to grandparents and grandchildren in order to be a full human being."
Margaret Mead
“I feel like my grandparents and parents gave me a tremendous amount. And if I can pass some of that on, then I’ll be very happy.”
Caroline Kennedy