quote by Lois Wyse

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

— Lois Wyse

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Grandchildren: the only people who can get more out of you than the IRS.

An hour with your grandchildren can make you feel young again.

Anything longer than that, and you start to age quickly.

My grandchild has taught me what true love means.

It means watching Scooby-Doo cartoons while the basketball game is on another channel.

On the seventh day God rested. His grandchildren must have been out of town.

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.

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

My grandkids believe I'm the oldest thing in the world.

And after two or three hours with them, I believe it, too.

Becoming more flexible, open-minded, having a capacity to deal with change is a good thing. But it is far from the whole story. Grandparents, in the absence of the social institutions that once demanded civilized behavior, have their work cut out for them. Our grandchildren are hungry for our love and approval, but also for standards being set.

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

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

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

Two things I dislike about my granddaughter - when she won't take her afternoon nap, and when she won't let me take mine.

I wish I had the energy that my grandchildren have - if only for self-defense.

Baseball, more than any other sport, has a magical way of connecting fathers and sons, mothers and daughters, grandparents and grandchildren and ancestors back down the line. - From The Brooklyn Nine

I would love to go back and travel the road not taken, if I knew at the end of it I'd find the same set of grandkids.

I don't intentionally spoil my grandkids.

It's just that correcting them often takes more energy than I have left.

Leaders inspire us because they bring out the best in us.

The secret of life is to skip having children and go directly to grandchildren.

Didn't we, like our grandchildren, begin with a childhood we thought would never end? Now, all of a sudden, I'm older than my parents were when I thought they were old.

The grandchildren should not bear the debts of the grandparents.

Your sons weren't made to like you. That's what grandchildren are for.

I write to tell my grandchildren where they come from, and what their grandparents were up to, and I hope they will in their own way continue. I invite anyone else to listen in.

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