Grandpa's offer support and encouragement unlike others.
Words of Encouragement
Grandfather was both wise and interesting because he was born into a world that had no cell phones, no airplanes, no cars, no antibiotics, no television, or even radio.
James Francis Klima, Stories My Grandfather Told Me
Grandfathers are wonderful because they listen and show genuine
interest in what you have to say.
Our grandparents are full of wonderful wisdom from the past.
Their experiences and
trials serve as wonderful lessons that can be passed on to you.
Cyndi Kinney, Grandfather's Wisdom Interview Lapbook
More and more, when I single out the person out who inspired me most,
I go back to my grandfather.
James Earl Jones
Becoming a grandparent has been life changing, but beyond the sheer
joy of it all, there is some very real responsibility that has weighed
heavily on me.
Like every grandparent, I hope to give even better counsel than
I did with my own kids.
Mike Huckabee, Dear Chandler, Dear Scarlett
If you have a grandfather, visit him. Spend time listening and talking
with him. Call him, write to him, give him a hug, and tell him how
very much you love him.
Carolyn Booth,Grandfather By Another Name: Heartwarming Stories About What We Call Our Grandfathers
To be able to watch your children's children grow up is truly
a blessing from above.
My Grandfather was the most selfless person I know.
I would have taken the time to listen to my grandfather ramble about his youth.
Most of all, Gramps taught me that I could recover from
James Shaw, Defensive End
My Grandfather - He was a great man, kind and considerate and
a real pleasure to be around. He was, after all, the
epitome of the image of a grandfather. He would play with
his grandchildren, would do all sorts of funny things
that did not seem to bother a man like the teacup parties, or
playing on the floor.
Catherine Pulsifer, Forgive Yourself
A Grandfather shares his wisdom, his stories, and most importantly
a love that is different from all other loves.
Grandma and Grandpa, tell me a story and snuggle me with your love.
When I'm in your arms, the world seems small and we're blessed by
the heavens above.
I will always remember my great grampy who died. Rest in peace dear
grandpa you are always on my mind.
Cody Lynch, My Thoughts on Remembrance Day
Veterans Day Poems
A Grandfather is one who delights in providing love and support,
plus a bit of spoiling,
to his grandchildren.
Grandfathers are for loving and fixing things.
Now that I am a grandfather for a few years, I've come
to the shocking realization that I don't know as much as I thought I knew.
Or, maybe it is that I just can't remember what I already knew.
Funny Quotes about Life
If you want to know where I come by the passionate commitment
I have to bringing people together without regard to race, it all started
with my grandfather.
My grandfather once told me that there are two kinds of people:
those who work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be
in the first group; there was less competition there.
The closest friends I have made all through life have been people
who also grew up close to a loved and living grandmother or grandfather.
My grandfather was a giant of a man . . . When he walked, the earth shook.
When he laughed, the birds fell out of the trees. His hair caught fire from
the sun. His eyes were patches of sky.
A child's eyes light up when they see their Grandpa.
He was gentle and kind, thoughtful, caring, considerate,
practical and productive. A true gentleman at all times, and
was the only person in the world I could describe as Stoic.
Cat Dugdale, My Grandfather Died on Saturday at 6.30pm
Of course, there is no greater adventure than being a husband,
a father, and, now, a grandfather. It's what keeps me young.
Jerry Zezima, Grandfather Knows Best
Grandfathers are just antique little boys.
Grandfathers are magicians who create wonderful memories for their
One of the greatest privileges in life is that position awarded when one
becomes eligible to be a grandfather. It is a second chance to encourage,
guide, and protect without the daily encumbrances of going to work.
It is an opportunity to help shape the attitude and bahaviour of a small child.
Byron R. Pulsifer
Perhaps my love of motivation has been passed down from my Grandfather!
Catherine Pulsifer, My Grandfathers Collection