quote by Albert Einstein

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

— Albert Einstein

Cheering my grandmother quotes that are about mother and grandmother

My grandmother was an English teacher for a while.

And she stressed to me the importance of reading, being able to articulate well.

I'd RKO my own grandmother if it meant keeping this title.

Then I'd RKO your grandmother just to see the look on her face.

My real dream is to have a whole, like, buy a whole piece of land.

Imagine, like, a long driveway. Like, a cul de sac-type street, with maybe, like, seven houses. Me be right here. Have my mom be able to be right here. My brother over here. My girl's grandmother and family right here. Friends over there. That's my real dream.

Creativity is about play and a kind of willingness to go with your intuition.

It's crucial to an artist. If you know where you are going and what you are going to do, why do it? I think I learned that from the artists, from my grandmother, from all the creative people I've spent time with over the years.

My grandmother is over eighty and still doesn't need glasses. Drinks right out of the bottle.

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.

My great-grandfather used to say to his wife, my great-grandmother, who in turn told her daughter, my grandmother, who repeated it to her daughter, my mother, who used to remind her daughter, my own sister, that to talk well and eloquently was a very great art, but that an equally great one was to know the right moment to stop.

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.

I've been a godmother loads of times, but being a grandmother is better than anything.

NEPOTISM, n. Appointing your grandmother to office for the good of the party.

I bought a house in the Hollywood Hills and brought my grandmother from Harlem to live in it with me.

I was literally the black sheep of the family, and there were definitely moments of discomfort while my grandmother was working through her racism.

The women of today are the thoughts of their mothers and grandmothers, embodied and made alive. They are active, capable, determined and bound to win. They have one-thousand generations back of them... Millions of women dead and gone are speaking through us today

I took my grandmother to the emergency room.

The doctor said that she was on an artificial life support system, and that although her brain was dead her heart was still beating. I though, "we've never had a democrat in the family before".

Perfect love sometimes does not come until the first grandchild.

The great thing about civility is that it does not require you to agree with or approve of anything. You don't even have to love your neighbor to be civil. You just have to treat your neighbor the same way you would like your neighbor to treat your grandmother, or your child.

A faint smell of lilac filled the air.

There was always lilac in this part of town. Where there were grandmothers, there was always lilac.

If I walk in a home and a kid disrespects a woman, his mother or grandmother, then I am out... I wont recruit them

My identity is linked to my grandmother, who's pure Filipino, as pure as you can probably get. And that shaped my imagination. So that's how I identify.

Grandchildren are the dots that connect the lines from generation to generation.

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

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.

My grandmother was a teacher, my sister was a teacher, my daughter was a teacher and is now a superintendent in northern California, and my son-in-law is a high school principal. I am surrounded.

Modern invention has banished the spinning wheel, and the same law of progress makes the woman of today a different woman from her grandmother.

Today there are people trying take away rights that our mothers, grandmothers and great-grandmothers fought for: our right to vote, our right to choose, affordable quality education, equal pay, access to health care. We the people can't let that happen.

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Elephants and grandchildren never forget.

I grew up in a house full of women: my mother, grandmother, three sisters, and two female cats. And I still have the buzz of their conversations in my head. As an adult, I have more female friends than male ones: I just love the way that women talk.

You must torment people with your artistic delight, scaring mother and grandmother in the middle of the night.

In war I would deal with the Devil and his grandmother

I believed that there was a God because I was told it by my grandmother and later by other adults. But when I found that I knew not only that there was God but that I was a child of God, when I understood that, when I comprehended that, more than that, when I internalized that, ingested that, I became courageous.

If a tie is like kissing your sister, losing is like kissing you grandmother with her teeth out.

I'm a grandmother with dogs and nice friends here in the Rocky mountains.

Ever see the movie A River Runs Through It? That's where I live. It's beautiful, no two ways about it.

My mother doesn't cook; my grandmother didn't cook. Her kids were raised by servants. They would joke about Sunday night dinner. It was the only night she would cook, and apparently it was just horrendous, like scrambled eggs and Campbell's soup.

My grandmother raised five children during the Depression by herself.

At 50, she threw her sewing machine into the back of a pickup truck and drove from North Dakota to California. She was a real survivor, so that's my stock. That's how I want my kids to be too.

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