quote by Albert Einstein

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

— Albert Einstein

Useful Great Grandmother quotations

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.


Great grandmother quote Silence is a source of great strength.
Silence is a source of great strength.

Perfect love sometimes does not come until the first grandchild.

Great grandmother quote Make today so awesome, yesterday gets jealous.
Make today so awesome, yesterday gets jealous.
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Grandchildren are the dots that connect the lines from generation to generation.

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.

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.


Great grandmother quote Great minds discuss ideas.Average minds discuss events.Small minds discuss peopl
Great minds discuss ideas.Average minds discuss events.Small minds discuss people.

A Georgia peach, a real Georgia peach, a backyard great-grandmother's orchard peach, is as thickly furred as a sweater, and so fluent and sweet that once you bite through the flannel, it brings tears to your eyes.

India is, the cradle of the human race, the birthplace of human speech, the mother of history, the grandmother of legend, and the great grand mother of tradition. our most valuable and most instructive materials in the history of man are treasured up in India only.

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.

Great grandmother quote Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.
Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.

The idea that no one is perfect is a view most commonly held by people with no grandchildren.

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

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


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

Great grandmother quote You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.
You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.

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

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

My grandchild has taught me what true love means.

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

Great grandmother quote Failure is a great teacher, and, if you are open to it, every mistake has a less
Failure is a great teacher, and, if you are open to it, every mistake has a lesson to offer.

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

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.


What is it about grandparents that is so lovely? I'd like to say that grandparents are God's gifts to children.

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

Great grandmother quote Acknowledge all of your small victories. They will eventually add up to somethin
Acknowledge all of your small victories. They will eventually add up to something great.

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!

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.

Don't eat anything your great-grandmother wouldn't recognize as food.


Great grandmother quote To a great mind, nothing is little.
To a great mind, nothing is little.

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

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

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

Great grandmother quote Average people have great ideas. Legends have great execution.
Average people have great ideas. Legends have great execution.

My great grandmother threw herself in front of a bus.

The police tried to say she was committed suicide but the family knew she was just trying to stop civil rights.

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


I hope to live long enough to be the great-grandmother of all agitators.

Great grandmother quote Don't fear the failure... in great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
Don't fear the failure... in great attempts it is glorious even to fail.

My great grandmother was Chinese .

I see myself being a great-grandmother at my great-grandson's graduation from a school that has my name on it.

Don't eat anything your great-great grandmother wouldn't recognize as food.

There are a great many food-like items in the supermarket your ancestors wouldn't recognize as food.. stay away from these

Great grandmother quote If an egg is broken by outside, life ends. If broken by inside force, life begin
If an egg is broken by outside, life ends. If broken by inside force, life begins. Great things always begin from inside.

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


We will be ourselves and free, or die in the attempt.

Harriet Tubman was not our great-grandmother for nothing.

Posterity is the patriotic name for grandchildren.

The great thing about the moon landing is that my grandmother got the first color TV in order to be able to see the moon landing that was in black and white.

I loved their home. Everything smelled older, worn but safe; the food aroma had baked itself into the furniture.