Quotations From LOIS WYSE

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  • 1.
    Age becomes reality when you hear someone refer to "that attractive young woman standing next to the woman in the green dress," and you find that you're the one in the green dress.
    Lois Wyse (20th century), U.S. author. Funny, You Don't Look Like a Grandmother, "Age-Old Conversations," (1990).

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  • 2.
    I am continually amazed at how old young has become. Didn't we, like our grandchildren, begin with a childhood we thought would never end? Now, all of a sudden, I'm older than my parents were when I thought they were old.
    Lois Wyse (20th century), U.S. author. Funny, You Don't Look Like a Grandmother, "Age-Old Conversations," (1990).

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  • 3.
    Grandmothers are to life what the Ph.D. is to education. There is nothing you can feel, taste, expect, predict, or want that the grandmothers in your family do not know about in detail.
    Lois Wyse (20th century), U.S. author. Funny, You Don't Look Like a Grandmother, "Listen to Your Grandmother ," (1990).

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  • 4.
    I thought about all of us women and how we spend half our lives rebelling against our mothers and the next half rebelling against our daughters.
    Lois Wyse (20th century), U.S. author. Funny, You Don't Look Like a Grandmother, "Diary of a Mad Grandmother," (1990).

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  • 5.
    Grandchildren are the dots that connect the lines from generation to generation.
    Lois Wyse (20th century), U.S. author. Funny, You Don't Look Like a Grandmother, "Age-Old Conversations," (1990).
  • 6.
    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 (20th century), U.S. author. Funny, You Don't Look Like a Grandmother, introduction (1990).

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