quote by Albert Einstein

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

— Albert Einstein

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How could I look my grandchildren in the eye and say I knew what was happening to the world and did nothing.

I have never experienced being madly in love the way most people seem to have been, although it is not something I would miss. Instead I have had an enormous ability to love my children and my grandchildren and my great grandchildren.

If our society continues to support basic research on how living organisms function, it is likely that my great grandchildren will be spared the agony of losing family members to most types of cancer.

I guess if you're lucky enough not to have to pay your rent, then you or I take much more seriously the kind of work that I do, what it takes for me to leave two teenagers of my own and six stepchildren and a husband and four grandchildren.

Perfect love sometimes does not come until the first grandchild.

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.

I want to have a little toy version of Morgana.

I can then show it to my grandchildren one day. So I can say I used to have a waist.

Elephants and grandchildren never forget.

I'm most proud of the longevity of my marriage, my kids, and my grandchildren.

If you don't have that, you really don't have very much.

My grandchildren are growing up and they could not understand why the Marcoses are still being crucified although we keep on telling them that we did not steal from the Filipino people.

I have never once regretted missing a business opportunity so that I could be with my children and grandchildren.

With your own children, you love them immediately - and with grandchildren, it's exactly the same.

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

My cause was justice, not vengeance. My work is for a better tomorrow and a more secure future for our children and grandchildren.

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.

I want my grandchildren to look like my grandparents.

I don't want them to look like Anwar Sadat or Foo Man Chu or Whoopi Goldberg.

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

Even if my grandchildren don’t remember the fact that I scored 10,000 runs in Test and ODI cricket, I am confident that they will remember that Sachin Tendulkar used to be my team-mate.

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.

Grandchildren are God's reward for not killing your kids.

My mother said, Don't worry abot what people think now.

Think about whether your children and grandchildren will think you've done well.

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.

If you have a good name, if you are right more often than you are wrong, if your children respect you, if your grandchildren are glad to see you, if your friends can count on you and you can count on them in time of trouble, if you can face your God and say "I have done my best," then you are a success.

When I think about the world I would like to leave to my daughter and the grandchildren I hope to have, it is a world that moves away from unequal, unstable, unsustainable interdependence to integrated communities - locally, nationally and globally - that share the characteristics of all successful communities.

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

Someday I will tell my grandchildren that I lived in the era when OK was abbreviated to K.

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

Fame doesn't matter. Money doesn't matter. Those things are forever fleeting. I just want to have a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, so that when I'm long gone my great-great-grandchildren can walk up to it and say, "That's my ancestor." That will be my legacy.

I really wanted to retire and rest and spend more time with my children, my grandchildren and of course with my wife.

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

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

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