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I'm at a slightly higher risk for type 2 diabetes, and my grandmother had diabetes. My hemoglobin a1c, which is one of the measures, started being a little high when I was drinking a ton of that coconut water.~Anne Wojcicki


Water Grandmother Risk

Growing up in New York, I loved watching my grandmother Estee put on her make-up - I always admired her sense of style.~Aerin Lauder


Grandmother Growing Up

My grandmother had a lilac bush at her home in Long Island. I always associate the scent of it with her and try to have lilacs in my home.~Aerin Lauder


Home Grandmother Long

My grandfather was a Methodist preacher, and my father was an unsuccessful businessman. We didn't have status or wealth.~Alexandra Stoddard


Father Wealth Grandfather

The happiest moments of my childhood were spent on my grandmother's front porch in Durham, N.C., or at her sister's farmhouse in Orange County, where chickens paraded outside the kitchen's screen door and hams were cured in the smokehouse.~Andre Leon Talley


Sister Grandmother Door

I know what it is like to be brought up with unconditional love. In my life that came from my grandmother.~Andre Leon Talley


Life Love Grandmother

I have always admired stylishly confident women who dress with great authority. This lifelong love of elegance began with the humble wardrobe of my late grandmother Mrs. Bennie Frances Davis.~Andre Leon Talley


Love Women Grandmother

Going to India to do a film is not an everyday affair. I thought I would do that one movie to show my grandchildren when I am 60.~Amy Jackson


I Am Grandchildren Thought

As my Sicilian grandfather used to say, you get more flies with honey than with vinegar, right?~Andrew Cuomo


You Honey Grandfather

One thing I carried my whole life, especially from my grandparents in Chicago, was a huge idealism for the world.~Abigail Washburn


Life World Grandparents

As a child, I went to peace and ERA marches on the back of my mom and grandmother. Through them I learned that I wanted to find a way to make the world a more kind, compassionate place.~Abigail Washburn


Mom Peace Grandmother

I interned at NASA for five years, and I grew up in Cape Canaveral, and my grandfather was an engineer on the Mercury capsule, and my grandmother was a software engineer. I literally grew up playing on the Mercury capsule prototypes.~Allison Schroeder


Grandmother Software NASA

My grandfather came over from Puerto Rico and raised his kids speaking English so that it would be easier for them to assimilate.~Aubrey Plaza


Grandfather Over Raised

My grandmother can never really teach me anything because she skips steps.~Awkwafina


Grandmother Me Teach

My mother read nursery rhymes to me, and my grandmother told me folk stories, but as a child I had no interest in writing whatsoever.~Alan Garner


Mother Grandmother Child

I'm a grandfather now, and when I watch children's shows with my two-year-old grandson, Arlo, I'm delighted because it's completely non-traditional casting. It feels like a utopia. How the world should be.~Art Malik


Children World Grandfather

My mother and my grandmother are pioneers of Mexican cuisine in this country, so I grew up in the kitchen. My mom, Zarela Martinez, was by far my biggest influence and inspiration - and toughest critic.~Aaron Sanchez


Mother Mom Grandmother

I get on fine with my mum and dad, but if they want to see the grandchildren, they come to me.~Aaron Johnson


Dad Grandchildren Me

This is not to say that the Scots are not fine people, but they were all sort of... well, my grandfather was a minister and sort of Protestant, and this was rather depressing to me.~Alan Hovhaness


People Me Grandfather

Ancestor worship, or filial piety so characteristic of Asian cultures, for example, does not really resonate with Americans who favor children, not grandparents.~Alan Dundes


Children Grandparents

My mother was an opera singer and my grandmother a concert pianist, and they only liked classical music. If I put on a pop record, they would tell me to turn it off, so I only listen to classical.~Amanda Eliasch


Mother Music Grandmother

Soaps are one of the few areas on TV that really embrace older women. In drama, there's this ridiculous invisibility for women between the ages of 40 and 60. Unless you're old enough to play a grandmother, there just aren't the roles.~Amanda Donohoe


Women Grandmother You

My grandparents all came from Lithuania to South Africa.~Antony Sher


Grandparents Africa South

I'm a church boy. I got whuppin's. So I'm afraid at any moment my grandmother could just swing down from heaven with a switch.~Anthony Hamilton


Grandmother Moment Church

I am a Soviet man, and Yeltsin is a Soviet man - maybe our grandchildren will be different.~Aleksandr Lebed


Man I Am Grandchildren

My grandfather was from outside of Moscow, and my grandmother, although some of her family were French, was from Odessa. They met as immigrants in New York in the early '20s. My mother's family came over from Ireland generations ago.~Alexis Denisof


Mother Family Grandmother

My grandparents were from Spain, and I had a Spanish passport.~Ana de Armas


Grandparents Spanish Spain

I don't want my grandchildren to go through what I went through.~Art Modell


Grandchildren Want Go

I write to tell my grandchildren where they come from, and what their grandparents were up to, and I hope they will in their own way continue. I invite anyone else to listen in.~Arthur Hertzberg


Hope Grandchildren Listen

When I was 11, I went to Puerto Rico for a month to stay with my grandmother. To see the way people lived there and experience my own culture was wonderful.~Andrea Navedo


Experience Grandmother

Every season has its peaks and valleys. What you have to try to do is eliminate the Grand Canyon.~Andy Van Slyke


You Try Grand Canyon