Home Quotes

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Relative calm is expected in South Central Los Angeles for the next several weeks, as looters stay home and try to program their new VCRs.
Weekend Update

The best way to keep children at home is to make the home atmosphere pleasant - And let the air out of the tires.
Dorothy Parke
True luck consists not in holding the best of the cards at the table; luckiest is he who knows just when to rise and go home.
John Hay, Distichs, latter 19th century
Robert frost,
A good home must be made, not bought.
Joyce Maynard, "Domestic Affairs".

I wish our clever young poets would remember my homely definitions of prose and poetry that is prose words in their best order - Poetry the best words in the best order.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Socrates called beauty a short - Lived tyranny; Plato, a privilege of nature; Theophrastus, a silent cheat; Theocritus, a delightful prejudice; Carneades, a solitary kingdom; Aristotle, that it was better than all the letters of recommendation in the world; Homer, that it was a glorious gift of nature; and Ovid, that it was favor bestowed by the gods.
Francis Quarles
Teach children to be polite and courteous in the home, and, when he grows up, he will never be able to edge his car onto a freeway.
Unknown
When I can no longer bear to think of the victims of broken homes, I begin to think of the victims of intact ones.
Peter De Vries
May your home always be too small to hold all of your friends.
Irish Blessing
It used to take courage - - Indeed, it was the act of courage par excellence - - To leave the comforts of home and family and go out into the world seeking adventure. Today there are fewer places to discover, and the real adventure is to stay at home.
Alvaro de Solva
The happiest moments of my life have a been the few which I have passed at home in the bosom of my family.
Thomas Jefferson
A poet is a bird of unearthly excellence, who escapes from his celestial realm arrives in this world warbling. If we do not cherish him, he spreads his wings and flies back into his homeland.
Kahlil Gibran
A husband should not insult his wife publicly, at parties. He should insult her in the privacy of the home.
James Thurbe
If the many allegations made to this date are true, then the burglars who broke into the headquarters of the Democratic National Committee at the Watergate were, in effect, breaking into the home of every citizen.
Sam James Ervin, Jr.
A home without books is a body without soul.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
What difference does it make to the dead, the orphans and the homeless, whether the mad destruction is wrought under the name of totalitarianism or the holy name of liberty or democracy.
Mahatma Gandhi
We have weapons of mass destruction we have to address here at home. Poverty is a weapon of mass destruction. Homelessness is a weapon of mass destruction. Unemployment is a weapon of mass destruction.
Dennis Kucinich
There is no reason for any individual to have a computer in their home.
Ken Olsen, CEO DEC 1977
Death is a friend of ours; and he that is not ready to entertain him is not at home.
Sir Francis Bacon
If there was strife and contention in the home, very little else in life could compensate for it.
Lawana Blackwell
Home - Keeping youth have ever homely wits.
William Shakespeare, "The Two Gentlemen of Verona", Act 1 scene 1
Any coward can sit in his home and criticize a pilot for flying into a mountain in a fog. But I would rather, by far, die on a mountainside than in bed. What kind of man would live where there is no daring And is life so dear that we should blame men for dying in adventure Is there a better way to die.
Charles Augustus Lindbergh, Jr.
This is the true nature of home - - It is the place of Peace; the shelter, not only from injury, but from all terror, doubt and division.
John Ruskin
Home is where the house is.
Child Age 6
True luck consists not in holding the best of the cards at the table luckiest is he who knows just when to rise and go home.
John Hay
Censorship, like charity, should begin at home; but unlike charity, it should end there.
Clare Booth Luce
He is happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home.
Johann von Goethe
Every child deserves a home and love. Period.
Dave Thomas
No matter under what circumstances you leave it, home does not cease to be home. No matter how you lived there - well or poorly.
Joseph Brodsky
Gardens and flowers have a way of bringing people together, drawing them from their homes.
Clare Ansberry, The Women of Troy Hill
Many go out for wool, and come home shorn themselves.
Miguel de Cervantes
Your body is just the place your memory calls home.
Deepak Chopra, Quantum Healing
The world is a great book; he who never stirs from home reads only a page.
Saint Augustine
Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend. Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.
Melody Beattie
For the ordinary man is passive. Within a narrow circle home life, and perhaps the trade unions or local politics he feels himself master of his fate, but against major events he is as helpless as against the elements. So far from endeavouring to influence the future, he simply lies down and lets things happen to him.
George Orwell
I have only one superstition. I touch all the bases when I hit a home run.
Babe Ruth
We think sometimes that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless. The poverty of being unwanted, unloved and uncared for is the greatest poverty. We must start in our own homes to remedy this kind of poverty.
Mother Theresa
Where we love is home, home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts.
Oliver Wendell Holmes