We’ve collected the best Grandmother Quotes from the greatest minds of the world: Tara Westover, Richie Havens, Alice Walker, Gavin Esler, Sarah Gadon. Use them as an inspiration.
I actually grew
up with people from all over the world. There wasn’t enough of a difference
different from anybody
else. Their grandmother hollered at me like my grandmother hollered at all the kids when anybody did
. And their parents
did the same
My mom grew up without
a father because
he died in the Korean War
. And my grandmother, her life was completely upended because of that.
My grandmother, who taught
me how to cook, didn’t know how to read.
I come from Texas
, and my grandmother and mother were born in Arkansas
I think my mother and grandmother had style even though we’re humble
Why do we want to win an award
? Yes, my grandmother would be very
proud, but I think it’s also
so people can hear, ‘Oh, this show
won an award. I guess
. I should watch it now
My grandmother was a big Elvis
fan, and I am, too
, because she played
Elvis, and she would keep
me all the time when my dad
was out of town.
When we were making
‘Toy Story,’ my grandmother was very ill, and she knew
she was not going
to make it. I went back to visit her, and there was a moment during that visit that I had to say goodbye
, and I knew I’d never be seeing
. I looked
at her and knew that I was looking
at her for the last time
I can understand
the value of the immigrant experience
and that we have become
that we are because people like my grandmother were able to make a life in this country.
Changing a diaper
is a lot
like getting a present from your grandmother – you’re not sure what you’ve got but you’re pretty
sure you’re not going to like it.
When I was 5 years old, I told my grandmother I was going to play hockey
in the Olympics
, I competed in my first Olympics.
I used to wonder, when my grandmother would tell me what the wolf said
to the jackal, how these animals
. And, she would say, ‘in my stories
, animals talk. Shut
up and listen.’
My grandmother had a great saying
. It always stuck
with me: ‘People don’t care
you know until
they know how much
you care.’ They’ve got to see it and feel it. And it’s for real. And that’s all. Be who you are.
in love with music at the age of four
, and I remember my grandmother being on the piano teaching me some church songs, some primary