Grandma Sayings and Quotes

Grandmothers hold a special place in our hearts. They spoil us, spend quality time, and teach us important lessons. They’re the fun version of our parents. Celebrate what makes your grandma great with the collection of wise and humorous grandma quotes below.


Grandma's listen because they care and helpful advice always willing to share.     

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A grandma is warm hugs and sweet memories. She remembers all of your accomplishments and forgets all of your mistakes.     

Barbara Cage

I look out the window sometimes to seek the color of the shadows and the different greens in the trees, but when I get ready to paint I just close my eyes and imagine a scene.     

Grandma Moses

Grandmothers are wonderful ladies who always seem to place others in front of themselves.     

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A Grandmother is someone special in your life Someone who always has time, Time to listen, time to play Time to visit the zoo Time to linger and look at the things I want to do Time to laugh, time to sing,Time for me, her grandchild, just to be Time to read, time to walk Time to let me just play at the dock.     

Catherine Pulsifer

A Grandmother thinks of her grandchildren day and night, even when they are not with her.She will always love them more than anyone would understand.     

Karen Gibbs

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

Marcy Demaree

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

Pam Brown

Few things are more delightful than grandchildren fighting over your lap.     

Doug Larson

There aren't too many things that are more comforting on this earth than a hug from grandma.     

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Perfect love sometimes does not come until the first grandchild.     

Welsh Proverb

Grandmothers always have time to talk and make you feel special.     

Catherine Pulsifer

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

Phyllis Theroux

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

Christopher Morley

When grandparents enter the door, discipline flies out the window.     

Ogden Nash

Grandmothers are voices of the past and role models of the present. Grandmothers open the doors to the future.     

Helen Ketchum

A grandmother is one of those rare individuals who you may always depend on.     

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Grandmother” doesn't mean that you have gray hair and you retire and stay home cooking cakes for your grandchildren.     

Carine Roitfeld

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

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

Alex Haley

Since the beginning of time, grandmothers have been the negotiators and peacemakers in their families. Grandmothers are voices of the past and role models of the present. Grandmothers open the doors to the future.     

Helen Ketchum

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

Erma Bombeck

You are the sun, Grandma, you are the sun in my life.     

Kitty Tsui

My grandmother always used to say, "If you know your past and you know where you have to go, why do you rehearse?" I always remember this and it's true. You have to start each day again - you can't repeat what you did.     

Marian Seldes

Having a grandmother is like having an army. This is a grandchild's ultimate privilege: knowing that someone is on your side, always, whatever the details. Even when you are wrong. Especially then, in fact. A grandmother is both a sword and a shield.     

Fredrik Backman

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

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

The thoughts of becoming a grandmother is one which one cannot hold the excitement. It is a great experience. One that replaces no other!     

Catherine Pulsifer

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

Rachel Appleton

A mother becomes a true grandmother the day she stops noticing the terrible things her children do because she is so enchanted with the wonderful things her grandchildren do.     

Lois Wyse

Grandmothers hold their grandchildren in a special place in their heart.     

Catherine Pulsifer

What a wonderful contribution our grandmothers and grandfathers can make if they will share some of the rich experiences and their testimonies with their children and grandchildren.     

Vaughn J. Featherstone

A grandmother always has time for you, even if the rest of the world is busy.     

G. Saunders

If I had known how wonderful it would be to have grandchildren, I'd have had them first.     

Lois Wyse

You do not really understand something unless you can explain it to your grandmother.     

Albert Einstein

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

Everyone needs to have access both to grandparents and grandchildren in order to be a full human being.     

Margaret Mead

A grandparent is old on the outside but young on the inside.     

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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

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

William Shakespeare

The simplest toy, one which even the youngest child can operate, is called a grandparent.     

Sam Levenson

A conservative is someone who makes no changes and consults his grandmother when in doubt.     

Woodrow Wilson

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

Gene Perret

A home without a grandmother is like an egg without salt.     

Florence King

When the grandmothers of today hear the word Chippendales, they don't necessarily think of chairs.     

Jean Kerr

If you would civilize a man, begin with his grandmother.     

Victor Hugo

When a child is born, so are grandmothers.     

Judith Levy

Her grandmother, as she gets older, is not fading but rather becoming more concentrated.     

Paulette Alden

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

Gene Perret

This is a place where grandmothers hold babies on their laps under the stars and whisper in their ears that the lights in the sky are holes in the floor of heaven.     

Rick Bragg

As I learned from growing up, you don't mess with your grandmother.     

Prince William

To become a grandparent is to enjoy one of the few pleasures in life for which the consequences have already been paid.     

Robert Breault

Through a grandmother's voice and hands the end of life is known at the beginning.     

Margaret Mead

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

Janet Lanese

There are grandmothers out there who would move heaven and earth for their grandchildren.     

Janice Elliott-Howard

When it seems the world can’t understand, your grandmother’s there to hold your hand.     

Joyc K. Allen Logan

A garden of love grows in a grandmother's heart.     

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Grandparents, like heroes, are as necessary to a child’s growth as vitamins.     

Joyce Allston

Grandmother opens up a new world of change, challenge, and celebration in a woman’s life.     

Rebecca Barlow Jordan

Sometimes our grandmas and grandpas are like grand angels.     

Lexie Saige

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

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Every house needs a grandmother in it.     

Louisa May Alcott

It’s such a grand thing to be a mother of a mother. That’s why the world calls her grandmother.     

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Grandmas are moms with lots of frosting.     

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Grandmother a wonderful mother with lots of practice.     

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

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There’s no place like home except Grandma’s.     

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It’s impossible for a grandmother to understand that few people, and maybe none, will find her grandchild as endearing as she does.     

Janet Lanese

A grandma’s heart is a patchwork of love.     

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