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A house needs a grandma in it.
Perfect love sometimes does not come until the first grandchild.
— Welsh proverb

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To know perfect happiness a woman may be a mother, but must be a grandmother.
Just about the time a woman thinks her work is done, she becomes a grandmother.
The simplest toy, one which even the youngest child can operate, is called a grandparent.
Why do grandparents and grandchildren get along so well? They have the same enemy—the mother.
The reason grandparents and grandchildren get along so well is that they have a common enemy.

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Grandchildren don't make a man feel old; it's the knowledge that he's married to a grandmother.

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No one can do for children what grandparents do.  Grandparents sort of sprinkle stardust over the lives of children.
A grandmother is a person with too much wisdom to let that stop her from making a fool of herself over her grandchildren.

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Nobody can do for little children what grandparents do. Grandparents sort of sprinkle stardust over the lives of little children.
Was there ever a grandparent, bushed after a day of minding noisy youngsters, who hasn't felt the Lord knew what He was doing when He gave little children to young people?

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If grandparents want to have a meaningful and constructive role, the first lesson they must learn is that becoming a grandparent is not having a second chance at parenthood!

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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.
Why do grandparents and grandchildren get along so well together? Perhaps the best answer is the one I heard from a psychiatrist recently: "Because they have a common enemy the parents."
Our children are here to stay, but our babies and toddlers and preschoolers are gone as fast as they can grow up—and we have only a short moment with each. When you see a grandfather take a baby in his arms, you see that the moment hasn't always been long enough.

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