As part of this collection, Kenn addresses, life, love, common sense, manners, morals, values, and beliefs, with a sprinkling of his own thoughts and opinions. Some of the entries are humorous, while others are more serious and thought-provoking. Things I Wanted My Grandson to Know Before I Leave offers a heartwarming glimpse into the character and integrity of one man and into the depth of his love for his grandson.
1.” Worry is like riding a rocking horse; it passes time but doesn’t take you anywhere.”
2. “Learn to say ‘ Thanks, Honey, that’s just the way I like it, even when the yolks are hard and the biscuits burnt.”
Written by a loving grandfather for his only grandchild, Things I Wanted My Grandson to Know Before I Leave presents a collection of quotes, sayings, snippets, and observations that author Kenn Stobbe believes helped him to live a successful, God-centered life.
1. “Backin’ down ain’t always the opposite of backin’ up. And when it’s not, it often requires humility and courage.”
“You can never tell which direction a frog will jump by the size of its feet.”
Kenn Stobbe has always admired the cowboy way of life-simple, hardworking, and honest. He and his wife, Jan, make their home in ranching country northwest of Burwell, Nebraska, in the beautiful Nebraska Sandhills. www.kennstobbe.com