Home Quotes

Home life is no more natural to us than a cage is natural to a cockatoo. - George Bernard Shaw

 

Home is any four walls that enclose the right person. - Helen Rowland

 

Home is the most popular, and will be the most enduring of all earthly establishments. - Channing Pollock

 

Home is where the heart is. - Pliny the Elder

 

How to Stop Worrying and Start Living (1944) 'seven Rules for Making Your Home Life Happier'1. Don't, don't nag. 2. Don't try to make your partner over. 3. Don't criticize. 4. Give honest appreciation. 5. Pay little attentions. 6. Be courteous. 7. Read a good book on the sexual side of marriage. - Dale Carnegie

 

Home is not the one tame place in a world of adventure; it is the one wild place in a world of rules and set tasks. - Gilbert Keith Chesterton

 

Home was quite a place when people stayed there. - E. B. White

 

Home is the place where, when you have to go there, They have to take you in. - Robert Frost

 

Home is a place not only of strong affections, but of entire unreserved; it is life's undress rehearsal, its backroom, its dressing room, from which we go forth to more careful and guarded intercourse, leaving behind, cast-off and everyday clothing. - Harriet Elizabeth Beecher Stowe

 

When I go home, its an easy way to be grounded. You learn to realize what truly matters.-Tony Stewart

 

When you finally go back to your old home, you find it wasn't the old home you missed but your childhood.-Sam Ewing

 

Where thou art, that is home.-Emily Dickinson

 

Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts.-Oliver Wendell Holmes

 

You never know what events are going to transpire to get you home.-Og Mandino

 

Kindness goes a long ways lots of times when it ought to stay at home.-Kin Hubbard

 

Never make your home in a place. Make a home for yourself inside your own head. You'll find what you need to furnish it - memory, friends you can trust, love of learning, and other such things. That way it will go with you wherever you journey.-Tad Williams

 

People who have good relationships at home are more effective in the marketplace.-Zig Ziglar

 

Run a home like you would a small business and treat it with the same seriousness.-Anthea Turner

 

Seek home for rest, for home is best.-Thomas Tusser

 

Since I travel so much, it's always great to be home. There's nothing like getting to raid my own refrigerator at two in the morning.-Amy Grant

 

The fellow that owns his own home is always just coming out of a hardware store.-Kin Hubbard

 

The feminist movement has helped open minds and kitchens to the notion that men can be at home on the range.-Rene Veaux

 

The home is the chief school of human virtues.-William Ellery Channing

 

The home should be the treasure chest of living.-Le Corbusier

 

The home to everyone is to him his castle and fortress, as well for his defence against injury and violence, as for his repose.-Edward Coke

 

The house has to please everyone, contrary to the work of art which does not. The work is a private matter for the artist. The house is not.-Adolf Loos

 

The prospect of going home is very appealing.-David Ginola

 

The worst feeling in the world is the homesickness that comes over a man occasionally when he is at home.-Edgar Watson Howe

 

There are only two things we should fight for. One is the defense of our homes and the other is the Bill of Rights.-Smedley Butler

 

There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort.-Jane Austen

 

There is nothing more important than a good, safe, secure home.-Rosalynn Carter

 

There is something permanent, and something extremely profound, in owning a home.-Kenny Guinn

 

To be a queen of a household is a powerful thing.-Jill Scott

 

We know that when people are safe in their homes, they are free to pursue their dream for a brighter economic future for themselves and their families.-George E. Pataki

 

Home, nowadays, is a place where part of the family waits till the rest of the family brings the car back.-Earl Wilson

 

Homesickness is nothing. Fifty percent of the people in the world are homesick all the time.-John Cheever

 

Housework is what a woman does that nobody notices unless she hasn't done it.-Evan Esar

 

Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home.-Bill Cosby

 

I am not quite sure where home is right now. I do have places in London and Milan, and a house in Spain. I guess I would say home is where my mother is, and she lives in Spain.-Sarah Brightman

 

I do not recall a Jewish home without a book on the table.-Elie Wiesel

 

I feel like I've never had a home, you know? I feel related to the country, to this country, and yet I don't know exactly where I fit in... There's always this kind of nostalgia for a place, a place where you can reckon with yourself.-Sam Shepard

 

I grew up in a household where everybody lived at the top of his lungs.-Frank Langella

 

I kiss the soil as if I placed a kiss on the hands of a mother, for the homeland is our earthly mother. I consider it my duty to be with my compatriots in this sublime and difficult moment.-Pope John Paul II

 

I love grocery shopping when I'm home. That's what makes me feel totally normal. I love both the idea of home as in being with my family and friends, and also the idea of exploration. I think those two are probably my great interests.-Yo-Yo Ma

 

I say, If everybody in this house lives where it's God first, friends and family second and you third, we won't ever have an argument.-Jeff Foxworthy

 

I think housework is the reason most women go to the office.-Heloise Cruse

 

I'm a real Suzy Homemaker.-Suzy Bogguss

 

I'm going to buy some green bananas because by the time I get home they'll be ripe.-Ryan Stiles

 

I'm lucky because I have a job I love. I really miss being away from home, being in my own bed, seeing my animals and siblings, having my moms cookies. I have a couple cats. I got a kitten about a year ago and now Im going on the road so I wont see him for a while. I feel bad.-Michelle Branch

 

I'm the type who'd be happy not going anywhere as long as I was sure I knew exactly what was happening at the places I wasn't going to. I'm the type who'd like to sit home and watch every party that I'm invited to on a monitor in my bedroom.-Andy Warhol

 

If I were asked to name the chief benefit of the house, I should say: the house shelters day-dreaming, the house protects the dreamer, the house allows one to dream in peace.-Gaston Bachelard

 

If your house is burning, wouldn't you try and put out the fire?-Imran Khan

 

In our home there was always prayer - aloud, proud and unapologetic.-Lyndon B. Johnson

 
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