My Grandfather Related Quotes



Mother had to support herself at age 18 because it was during the depression and when my grandfather lost the farm and there was no place for her; she worked as an assistant to a maid.

Peter Agre


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I have a photograph of my grandfather driving a donkey cart barefoot.

Nelly Furtado


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My grandfather was coloured, my father was Negro, and I am Black.

Henry Louis Gates


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My grandfather is great. He's a great grandfather.

Leonard Marx


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A Porsche will always look like a Porsche. My grandfather took these shapes from nature, so the head lamps of the 911 maybe look a little like the eyes of a frog, but it comes from nature, and the best shapes are from nature, so why change?

Ferdinand Alexander Porsche


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My mother's blood that would last forever after. The blood of my brother, my grandfather, my father.

Alice Hoffman


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I'm such an odd mix of things. My grandfather was Indian: I've got more family living in India than I do in the U.K. My old man was East London. I was brought up in Yorkshire. My great-grandfather was Irish.

Sebastian Coe


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When I sat there in 1971 and watched my grandfather open Walt Disney World, I was a little 11-year-old girl who worshiped the ground he walked on. You probably couldn't have found much daylight between the NRA and the Disney company.

Abigail Disney


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My grandfather, in 1848, had fled from Germany to find political freedom in the United States.

Emanuel Celler


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My grandfather was the first feminist in my life. He taught me if a woman can do something, a man will respect her.

Pam Grier


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