These special granddaughter quotes will warm your heart as they remind you of the love you feel for your granddaughter. 

Grandchildren are so special thanks to their endless enthusiasm and unwavering love, they always seem to be able to find a wonderful way to show us their love and now it is our turn to do the same for them. Below are some of our favorite little sayings and quotes about granddaughters that inspire and encourage us to tell our grandchildren how much they mean to us.

A granddaughter quote is any saying or phrase that describes the joy and beauty you find in your granddaughter. These granddaughter quotes would be perfect to write in a card to your granddaughter, be it to celebrate her birthday, Christmas, receiving great exam results, or any other celebration!

Below is our collection of inspirational, sweet, and loving granddaughter quotes, collected from a variety of sources over the years.

Granddaughter quotes about the blessing of grandchildren

1. “Just when you think you know all that love is… along come the grandchildren.” — Unknown

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2. “Grandchildren are loving reminders of what we’re really here for.” — Janet Lanese

Granddaughter Quotes That Will Warm Your Heart

3. “Children are the rainbow of life. Grandchildren are the pot of gold.” ― Irish Blessing

beautiful Granddaughter Quotes

4. “If I had known how wonderful it would be to have grandchildren, I’d have had them first.” — Lois Wyse

Granddaughter Quotes that will make your day

5. “Never have children, only grandchildren.” — Gore Vidal

Granddaughter Quotes to inspire you

6. “God gave us loving grandchildren as a reward for all our random acts of kindness.” — Unknown

Granddaughter quotes about our love for our granddaughters

7. “Perfect love sometimes does not come until grandchildren are born.” ― Welsh Proverb

8. “My granddaughter’s birth has made me want to create things she will love.” — Billy Crystal

9. “I love my daughter, but there’s a certain feeling, a certain emotion when you got a granddaughter, you know?” — Bernie Mac

10. “My granddaughter and I are inseparable. She keeps me wrapped around her little finger.” — Gene Perret

11. “Ever since time began: What song is not about love? Whether it’s about love from man to woman or parent to child, or grandmother to granddaughter… It just goes on and on. Or whether it’s the love of one’s country.” — PJ Harvey

12. “I have a daughter and I have granddaughters, and I will never vote to let a group of backward-looking ideologues cut women’s access to birth control. We have lived in that world, and we are not going back, not ever.” — Elizabeth Warren

13. “I live right in front of my daughter. I have a little house right in front of her because I can stay in touch. It’s like a little commune, and it’s very nice, because you can be close. I can see my granddaughter. I live very close to my brother, too, and my son. We’re a very close family.” — Debbie Reynolds

14. “I find myself getting so upset because I was never able to be a good mother for my daughter or a good grandmother for my granddaughter because I was always so sick. I only hope that I can live long enough to see my granddaughter graduate.” — Dorothy Moore

15. “God made granddaughters to give our lives variety, and to keep our hearts young. God draped each morning with sunshine and sprinkled each night with song. He hollowed out spaces for laughter and created joys to last long after: then reserved a special place for tenderness when God made granddaughters.” ― Unknown

16. “My favorite song will always be “Layla’ by Derek and the Dominos, because my granddaughter was named after it.” — Betsey Johnson

17. “Granddaughter, through you I see the future. Through me, you’ll see the past. In the present, we’ll love one another as long as these moments last.” — Unknown

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Joyful Granddaughter quotes

18. “Granddaughters: a beautiful reflection of yesterday, a joyful promise of tomorrow.” — Unknown

19. “What a bargain grandchildren are! I give them loose change, and they give me a million dollars’ worth of pleasure.” — Gene Perret

20. “The joys in my life are my granddaughters. They are beautiful. You don’t have to believe me. You can ask my wife. She’ll tell you.” — Dom DeLuise

21. “Surely, two of the most satisfying experiences in life must be those of being a grandchild or a grandparent.” — Unknown

22. “Though she be but little, she is fierce.” – William Shakespeare

23. “Perhaps the two greatest moments of my life were standing on the moon and being outside of the room when my granddaughter was born! We tend not to remember the worst.” — Gene Cernan

Funny granddaughter quotes

24. “The idea that no one is perfect is a view most commonly held by people with no grandchildren.” — Doug Larson

25. “I’ve been given this blessing, which is my granddaughter. You’re no longer just you. You suddenly fit into the chest drawers of life.” — Joanna Lumley

26. “An hour with your grandchildren can make you feel young again. Anything longer than that, and you start to age quickly.” — Gene Perret

27. “Grandchildren are God’s reward for not killing your kids.” — Tony Campolo

28. “Two things I dislike about my granddaughter — when she won’t take her afternoon nap, and when she won’t let me take mine.” – Gene Perret

29. “A granddaughter is God’s way of reaching your heart with laughter, blessing your life with happiness, and filling your world with love.” — Unknown

30. “Recently I was tenderly hugging one of our precious little five-year-old granddaughters and said to her, “I love you, sweetheart.” She responded rather blandly: “I know.” I asked, “How do you know that I love you?” Because! You’re my grandfather!” — Russell M. Nelson

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31. “Yes, I saw Twilight – my granddaughter made me watch it, she said it was the greatest vampire film ever. After the ‘film’ was over I wanted to smack her across her head with my shoe, but I do not want a (tell-all) book called Grannie Dearest written on me when I die. So instead I gave her a DVD of Murnau’s 1922 masterpiece Nosferatu and told her, ‘Now that’s a vampire film!’ And that goes for all of you! Watch Nosferatu instead!” — Lauren Bacall

32. “Grandchildren: the only people who can get more out of you than the IRS.” — Gene Perret

33. “They say genes skip generations. Maybe that is why grandparents find their grandchildren so likeable.” ― Joan McIntosh

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Granddaughter quotes about the joys of being a grandparent

34. “To become a grandparent is to enjoy one of the few pleasures in life for which the consequences have already been paid.” ― Robert Brault

35. “Your wealth and pride are your grandchildren who call you grandfather. They mean everything to you.” — Unknown

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36. “In mid-career, I was at one and the same time the rabbi of a major congregation, writing books, and teaching at Columbia. I didn’t spend enough time with my children. Now, when I get an all-important call, I sometimes say that I’m having lunch with my granddaughter. And I do not apologize.” — Arthur Hertzberg

37. “Sometimes, when I see my granddaughters make small discoveries of their own, I wish I were a child.” — Dr. Seuss

38. “Few things are more delightful than grandchildren fighting over your lap.” — Doug Larson

39. “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.” — Lois Wyse

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Granddaughter quotes for granddaughters

40. “My favorite book is ‘Go Away Big Green Monster.’ I wrote it for my granddaughter Adrian, who was in the third grade at the time.” — Ed Emberley

41. “Granddaughter, always remember you’re special. You’re unique. You’re beautiful. You’re wanted. You’re someone nobody can replace. And always remember, you’re in my heart.” — Unknown

42. “Granddaughter, I have watched you grow from a bright little star to the person that you are. From a child to a friend. I know you so well that I want to tell the world you are my granddaughter.” — Unknown

43. “A granddaughter is a gift from above. One to cherish and to love.” — Unknown

44. “Grandchildren are the dots that connect the lines from generation to generation.” — Lois Wyse

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45. “Before you know it you’ll be my age telling your own granddaughter the story of your life and you want to make it an interesting one, don’t you? You want to be able to tell her some adventures, some excitements, some something. How you live your life, little one, is a gift for those who come after you, a kind of inheritance.” — Cristina Garcia

46. “Teach your daughters, teach your granddaughters, everybody has to have something that they’re good at where they can earn a living.” — Judy Sheindlin

47. “If we truly believe that every girl in every corner of the globe is worthy of an education as our own daughters and granddaughters are, then we need to deepen our commitment to these efforts.” — Michelle Obama

48. “Granddaughter, you manage to be so many things all at once: intelligent, strong, beautiful, kind, and sassy. The thing I love most about you, though, is how loving you are. Thank you for filling my days with your smiles and laughter.” — Unknown

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49. “Granddaughter, your rambunctious ways may drive your parents crazy, but they make me feel young and carefree again! I hope that you never lose your taste for adventure.” — Unknown

50. “For our daughters and our granddaughters now, the sky is the limit.” — Nancy Pelosi

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Granddaughter quotes that will brighten your day

51. “I’m about to become a grandparent and I want to tell my grandchild, ‘Have love and respect for your family, and your friends but above all, yourself.’” — Maxine Tracey Gilbert

52. “I’ve been given this blessing, which is my granddaughter. You’re no longer just you. You suddenly fit into the chest of drawers of life.” — Joanna Lumley

53. “For my own dear girls, my granddaughters, I would tell them to seek out work that you love doing. It will fill your soul.” – Linda Landsman

54. “I’ll love you forever. I’ll like you always. As long as I’m living, my grandbaby you’ll be.” – Unknown

55. “My grandmother used to say, ‘Don’t make yourself too useful.’ She meant especially at home. Let your husband make the coffee, do laundry, or other household chores.” — Hilary Harley

56. “My granddaughter’s laughter is my favourite sound. The sound of her sleeping is a close second.” – Unknown

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57. “A grandmother is God’s gift to her granddaughters.” – Unknown

58. “My grandmother would say, ‘Dear, there is nothing that you can say that will shock me.” — Catherine Lunn

59. “Parent-child relationships are complex. Grandmother-grandchild relationships are simple. Grandmas are short on criticism and long on love.” — Janet Lanese

60. “That’s because people know how they would feel if the woman were her granddaughter, or mother, or her niece. ” — Ann Stone

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More Granddaughter quotes

61. “I want my grandchildren to know love shouldn’t have borders of biology and that love has no bounds or limits. They should just love.” — Scarlett Harris

62. “As I gazed in awe at my newborn granddaughter, all I could think about was the wonder of God’s handiwork.” — Margaret Lang

63. “One piece of wisdom from my grandmother that has always served me well is, ‘Always have your own money and pretend the snakes are on it.’ In other words, be sure you have a rainy day fund that only you can access.” — Linda Landsman

64. “Granddaughters are the sparkles of life.” – Unknown

65. “Granddaughters grow a bond with their grandmothers. A bond that cannot be torn apart by anything. A grandmother will walk along them through it all. Help them through the highest points of their lives to the weakest. Grandmothers may pass, but the memories they left behind, will last forever.” – Unknown

66. “I used to think I was too old to fall in love again. Then I became a grandma.” – Unknown

67. “A grandmother pretends she doesn’t know who you are on Halloween.” — Erma Bombeck

68. “I wasn’t happy with the schools they offered, … I want my granddaughter to be in a school with a different learning environment.” — Barbara King

69. “It makes me happy listening to my granddaughter’s goals and dreams. They’re all very unique and even if they’re quite odd, I will always encourage her to keep chasing it because one day she’ll reach it eventually. And I want her to feel that her grandma will always be here to support her no matter what.” – Unknown

70. “The joys of my life are my granddaughters. They are beautiful. You don’t have to believe me. You can ask my wife. She’ll tell you.” — Dom DeLuise

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Granddaughter quotes celebrating a special bond

71. “I may not see my granddaughter every day, but every day I think of her.” ― Anonymous

72. “Grandchildren: my favorite hello and my hardest goodbye.” – Unknown

73. “Being blessed with a granddaughter brought life to a part of my heart that I never knew existed.” ― Anonymous

74. “Distance will never lessen my love for my grandkids” – Unknown

75. “A granddaughter is in your thoughts and always in your heart.” ― Anonymous

76. “I always give my grandkids a couple of quarters when they go home. It’s a bargain.” –Gene Perret

77. “A granddaughter is one the greatest blessings in the world.” ― Anonymous

78. “The reason grandchildren and grandparents get along so well is that they have a common enemy.” – Sam Levenson

79. “Becoming a grandmother is wonderful. One moment you’re just a mother. The next you are all-wise and prehistoric.” – Pam Brown

80. “I wouldn’t change my grandchildren for the world. But I wish I could change the world for my grandchildren.” – Unknown

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Granddaughter quotes to show your love

81. “If I could give my granddaughter three things it would be the confidence to always know her self-worth, the strength to chase her dreams and the ability to know how truly, deeply loved she is.” ― Anonymous

82. “Grandchildren complete life’s circle of love.” – Unknown

83. “There will never be a day like the day your granddaughter was born.” ― Anonymous

84. “Elephants and grandchildren never forget.” – Andy Rooney

85. “Granddaughters are angels sent from above to fill our hearts with never-ending love.” ― Anonymous

86. “Grandchildren restore our zest for life, and our faith in humanity.” – Unknown

87. “Dear granddaughter, if I could give you one thing in life, I would give you the ability to see yourself through my eyes. Only then would you realize how special you are to me.” ― Anonymous

88. “Do you know why grandchildren are always so full of energy? They suck it out of their grandparents.” –Gene Perret

89. “With your own children, you love them immediately – and with grandchildren, it’s exactly the same.” – Kevin Whately

90. “Grandchildren are God’s way of compensating us for growing old.” – Mary H. Waldrip

91. “Everybody thinks that this civilization has lasted a very long time but it really does take very few grandfathers’ granddaughters to take us back to the dark ages.” – Gertrude Stein

92. “I tell young people – including my granddaughter – there is no shortcut in life. You have to take it one step at a time and work hard. And you have to give back.” – Hank Aaron

93. “To be able to take the next generation, my daughters and my granddaughters, to better understand and respect the people in the Outback and experience the wonders of our country, would definitely be one of my favourite duties.” – Gina Rinehart

94. “The joy of grandchildren is measured in the heart.” – Unknown

95. “The grandchildren should not bear the debts of the grandparents.” ― Nassim Nicholas Taleb

96. “What a bargain grandchildren are! I give them my loose change, and they give me a million dollars’ worth of pleasure.”― Gene Perret

97. “Grandchildren are like flowers; you never get tired of watching them grow.” – Unknown

98. “Grandchildren are like a warm blanket on a cold day. Just having one in your arms makes you feel great.” – Unknown

Brilliant granddaughter quotes

99. “Perfect love sometimes does not come until the first grandchild.” – Welsh Proverb

100. “A grandmother’s greatest treasure is her granddaughter.” – Unknown

101. “Having a granddaughter in your life is one of life’s greatest treasures.” – Unknown

102. “Granddaughters hold our hands for a while but hearts forever.” – Unknown

103. “I hope my granddaughter always believes in herself as much as I believe in her.” – Unknown

104. “Granddaughters let us do fun things that we couldn’t do as parents.” – Unknown

105. “Angels are often disguised as granddaughters.” – Unknown

106. “A baby granddaughter’s is small enough to hold in arms, yet big enough to fill hearts with happiness.” – Unknown

107. “My granddaughter makes me smile like no one else ever did.” – Unknown

108. “What a joy it is to have a beautiful and wonderful granddaughter like you to have.” – Unknown

Granddaughter quotes for your sweet princess

109. “A grandmother’s treasure is her granddaughter.” – Unknown

110. “A granddaughter is a treasure whose worth you cannot measure except by the love in your heart.” – Unknown

111. “Dear granddaughter, I love you more than I have ever found a way to say to you.” – Unknown

112. “A granddaughter is a miracle that never ceases to be miraculous.” – Unknown

113. “A granddaughter is a beautiful reflection of yesterday and a joyful promise of tomorrow.” – Unknown

114. “A grandma and granddaughter always share a special bond, which is engraved on their hearts.” – Unknown

115. “A granddaughter fills a space in your heart that you never knew was empty.” – Unknown

116. “Grandmother and granddaughter from the start. Best friends forever from the heart.” – Unknown

117. “A granddaughter is a gift of love.” – Unknown

118. “Happiness is having you for a granddaughter.” – Unknown

Beautiful granddaughter quotes she’ll treasure

119. “My granddaughter might seem little, but she’s energetic.” – Unknown

120. “Granddaughters make you stay young and excited.” – Unknown

121. “My granddaughter keeps me up-to-date with all the latest trends.” – Unknown

122. “Grandchildren remind us about why we are here.” – Unknown

123. “A granddaughter is a blessing from God to give you love and happiness.” – Unknown

124. “I’m blessed with a granddaughter who’s become an enormous part of my life.” – Unknown

125. “Sometimes granddaughters can cause you to miss your afternoon nap.” – Unknown

126. “Granddaughters are a glimpse of a hopeful and beautiful tomorrow.” – Unknown

127. “Granddaughters are gems to love without measure.” – Unknown

128. “To my granddaughter, I am so proud of you.” – Unknown

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129. “My granddaughter is special in every way.” – Unknown

130. “My heart is full of love for my granddaughter, but each time she smiles, it becomes fuller.” – Unknown

131. “Granddaughters are born princesses, and grandmas teach them how to become Queens.” – Unknown

132. “If you want to know how angels feel in heaven, just have a granddaughter.” – Unknown

133. “Whenever I think about you being my granddaughter, I’m filled with overwhelming pride and gratitude.” – Unknown

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134. “Each time my granddaughter picks flowers for me, I’m amazed at how my heart grows bigger.” – Unknown

135. “Granddaughter, your loving light brightens my day!” – Unknown

136. “The songs I sing with my granddaughter fill my very soul with love.” – Unknown

137. “Granddaughter, you are a bundle of pure energy, and you radiate hope and love.” – Unknown

138. “My granddaughter has shown me that my heart can hold an infinite amount of love.” – Unknown

Granddaughter quotes to warm your heart

139. “If I had a flower for every time my granddaughter made me smile, I’d have a garden to walk in forever.” – Unknown

140. “Your smile is charming, your laughter is infectious. You are a stunning woman and above all, you are my granddaughter.” – Unknown

141. “Granddaughters are called ‘grand’ for a reason.” – Unknown

142. “Nobody can do for little children what grandparents do. Grandparents sort of sprinkle stardust over the lives of little children.” – Alex Haley

143. “A child needs a grandparent, anybody’s grandparent, to grow a little more securely into an unfamiliar world.” – Charles and Ann Morse

144. “You should feel great about cooking a good dinner and making a dress for your granddaughter, creating a beautiful birthday party. It’s all part of life.” – Martha Stewart

145. “I love my daughter, but you, my granddaughter, are something else. My love for you transcends all boundaries.” – Unknown

146. “Being grandparents sufficiently removes us from the responsibilities so that we can be friends”– Allan Frome

147. “Granddaughters are God’s way of filling your life with happiness and laughter.” – Unknown

148. “Granddaughters and Grandmas have a special bond that can’t be broken.” – Unknown

Granddaughter quotes for birthday

149. “You always shine brightly to me, but today you seem to shine even more so. I am so happy that I get to have a whole day to celebrate how truly fantastic you are. Happy birthday, Granddaughter!”

150. “My princess, when I see you, you remind me so much of your Mother, you have her warm smile and you radiate joy wherever you go, happy birthday dear granddaughter.”

151. “May your special day have sweet moments, sweet cake, and even sweeter people because you are such a sweetheart! Thank you for being a sweet, kind, loving, and incredible granddaughter.”

152. “For me, you were the perfect gift that came at the right time, dear granddaughter. Thanks for being a part of our world. Have the best birthday every year.”

153. “Granddaughter, no matter what the future holds, know that I will always support and love you. You will never lose my love and affection, and I hope your special day is as wondrous as you are.”

154. “Darling, Happy birthday. May you rock the world with your beauty and intelligence like you filled our lives with happiness. We love you so much dear granddaughter.”

155. “Happy birthday to my favorite granddaughter! Yes, I know you are my only one, but still! This just means you get all my affection, adoration, and love all to yourself.”

156. “Dear granddaughter, I wish for your years to be filled with joy, beauty and love, with everything else that you may desire. Happy birthday!”

157. “Dear granddaughter, I am very proud of you. It seems like it was yesterday when you were born and now you are fulfilling your fifteen chimeras. A very beautiful happy birthday to you.”

158. “Dear granddaughter, I had loved you yesterday, I love you today, and I will love you tomorrow and forever.” – Unknown

Granddaughter quotes to remind you how special they are

159. “Granddaughters are the grandest thing on Earth!” -Author Unknown

160. “Granddaughters fill a space in your heart that you never knew was empty.” -Author Unknown

161. “Granddaughters fill a space in your heart that you never knew was empty.” -Author Unknown

162. “Granddaughters are like flowers that fill the world with beauty.” -Author Unknown

163. “A granddaughter completes the life’s circle of love. You have shown us what it means to love another person unconditionally.” – Unknown

164. “Dear granddaughter, you bring joy to my heart and light to my eyes. You are so precious, and I thank you for being an amazing addition to our family.” – Unknown

165. “There are grandmothers out there who would move heaven and earth for their grandchildren.” -Janice Elliott-Howard

166. “A granddaughter is one of the greatest blessings in the world. I am so happy I got you in my life.” -Author Unknown

167. “If I had a penny for every time my granddaughter makes me smile, I’d be a billionaire.” -Author Unknown

168. “The future is in the hands of granddaughters. They will be mothers in the future and will teach their children how to be kind to others.”  -Author Unknown

Granddaughter quotes that will bring a smile to your face

169. “Sometimes our grandmas and grandpas are like grand-angels.” — Lexie Saige

170. “When you count your blessings, count your granddaughters twice.” — Unknown

171. “One of the greatest gifts I’ve ever been given is my granddaughter.” — Ace Frehley

172. “We may not be rich and famous, but our grandchildren are priceless.” — Unknown

173. “Behind every granddaughter who believes in herself is a grandma who believed first.” — Unknown

174. “A granddaughter is someone you can laugh with, dream with, and love with all your heart.” — Unknown

175. “Being an exceptional grandfather is not about changing your grandkids. It is about changing yourself.” — Eyre Richard

176. “I adore her smile, I cherish her hugs, I admire her heart but most of all… I love that she is my granddaughter.” — Unknown

177. “He hollowed out spaces for laughter, and created joys to last long after; then reserved a special place for tenderness… when God made granddaughters.” — Rebecca Barlow Jordan

178.  “God made granddaughters to give our lives variety, and to keep our hearts young. God draped each morning with sunshine and sprinkled each night with song.” — Rebecca Barlow Jordan

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