The reason grandparents and grandchildren get along so well is that they have a common enemy.
I have never once regretted missing a business opportunity so that I could be with my children and grandchildren.
Everyone needs to have access both to grandparents and grandchildren in order to be a full human being.
Grandchildren: the only people who can get more out of you than the IRS.
What a bargain grandchildren are! I give them my loose change, and they give me a million dollars' worth of pleasure.
An hour with your grandchildren can make you feel young again. Anything longer than that, and you start to age quickly.
On the seventh day God rested. His grandchildren must have been out of town.
Grandchildren don't stay young forever, which is good because Pop-pops have only so many horsey rides in them.
My grandchild has taught me what true love means. It means watching Scooby-Doo cartoons while the basketball game is on another channel.
Elephants and grandchildren never forget.
Soon I will be an old, white-haired lady, into whose lap someone places a baby, saying, "Smile, Grandma!" - I, who myself so recently was photographed on my grandmother's lap.
It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses we must plant more trees.
My grandmother started walking five miles a day when she was sixty. She's ninety-seven now, and we don't know where the hell she is.
To become a grandparent is to enjoy one of the few pleasures in life for which the consequences have already been paid.
Every generation revolts against its fathers and makes friends with its grandfathers.
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.
Beautiful old people are works of art.
Even the rich are hungry for love, for being cared for, for being wanted, for having someone to call their own.
Our children are not going to be just "our children"
I loved their home. Everything smelled older, worn but safe; the food aroma had baked itself into the furniture.
I believe in God, but not as one thing, not as an old man in the sky. I believe that what people call God is something in all of us. I believe that what Jesus and Mohammed and Buddha and all the rest said was right. It's just that the translations have gone wrong.
The fact that I can plant a seed and it becomes a flower, share a bit of knowledge and it becomes another's, smile at someone and receive a smile in return, are to me continual spiritual exercises.
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
The greatest legacy one can pass on to one's children and grandchildren is not money or other material things accumulated in one's life, but rather a legacy of character and faith.
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.
Follow AzQuotes on Facebook, Twitter and Google+. Every day we present the best quotes! Improve yourself, find your inspiration, share with friends