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We should come home from adventures and perils and discoveries with new experiences and character. Henry David Thoreau, author
  • experiences

Nature is not a place to visit. It is home. Gary Snyder, poet
  • nature

A genius is just a talented person who does his homework. Thomas A. Edison, inventor
  • homework

People usually are the happiest at home. William Shakespeare, dramatist
  • Home

The house does not rest upon the ground, but upon a woman. Mexican proverbs,
  • home

With everything that's thrown at you, whether it be problems at home, problems at work - whatever - basically, if you remain positive, you can see your way out of that. Sean Paul, musician
  • basically

I feel most at home in the water. I disappear. That's where I belong. Michael Phelps, swimmer
  • belong

If you want to conquer fear, don't sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy. Dale Carnegie, writer
  • motivational

Whether you come back by page or by the big screen, Hogwarts will always be there to welcome you home. J. K. Rowling, author
  • big

I have always brought home stray animals - everything from squirrels to wild rabbits to foxes and turtles. Amy Weber, actress
  • brought

Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful. William Morris, designer
  • Home

We should come home from adventures, and perils, and discoveries every day with new experience and character. Henry David Thoreau, author
  • Home

Be grateful for the home you have, knowing that at this moment, all you have is all you need. Sarah Ban Breathnach, author
  • Home

We shape our dwellings, and afterwards our dwellings shape us. Sir Winston Churchill, politician
  • Home

Perhaps it is a universal truth that the loss of liberty at home is to be charged to provisions against danger, real or pretended, from abroad. James Madison, president
  • abroad

It may be that the satisfaction I need depends on my going away, so that when I've gone and come back, I'll find it at home. Rumi, poet
  • come

I used to work in a funeral home to feel good about myself, just the fact that I was breathing. Chuck Palahniuk, novelist
  • breathing

A comfortable house is a great source of happiness. It ranks immediately after health and a good conscience. Sydney Smith, clergyman
  • Home

There is no place more delightful than one's own fireplace. Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman
  • Home

Where thou art, that is home. Emily Dickinson, poet
  • Home

Housework is what a woman does that nobody notices unless she hasn't done it. Evan Esar, writer
  • Home

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

Home is any four walls that enclose the right person. Helen Rowland, writer
  • Home

Mr. Fitzgerald, I believe that is how he spells his name, seems to believe that plagiarism begins at home. Zelda Fitzgerald, writer
  • begins

It's been a great adventure, everything I hoped for. But it's time to go home. I miss my family. I miss the Earth. John Phillips, musician
  • adventure

A man travels the world in search of what he needs and returns home to find it. George Edward Moore, philosopher
  • travel

Here's kind of my motto - if you're not happy at home, you're not happy anywhere else. Angie Harmon, model
  • anywhere

A hundred men may make an encampment, but it takes a woman to make a home. Chinese Proverbs,
  • Home

He makes his home where the living is best. Proverbs,
  • Home

A house is a machine for living in. Le Corbusier, architect
  • Home

One never reaches home, but wherever friendly paths intersect the whole world looks like home for a time. Hermann Hesse, novelist
  • Home

Home interprets heaven. Home is heaven for beginners. Charles H. Parkhurst,
  • Home

I feel like I'm working on an oil rig right now. I'm away from home a lot. Hugh Laurie, comedian
  • feel

My mother is a special story. She went through so much to bring us up, four men at home, especially when our country was going through really difficult times. Novak Djokovic, athlete
  • bring

I never learned hate at home, or shame. I had to go to school for that. Dick Gregory, comedian
  • hate

Education begins at home. You can't blame the school for not putting into your child what you don't put into him. Geoffrey Holder, actor
  • begins

Love begins by taking care of the closest ones - the ones at home. Mother Teresa, leader
  • begins

The tragedy of modern war is that the young men die fighting each other - instead of their real enemies back home in the capitals. Edward Abbey, author
  • capitals

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

Home is the place where we are treated the best, but grumble the most. Source Unknown,
  • Home

Leaving home in a sense involves a kind of second birth in which we give birth to ourselves. Robert Neelly Bellah,
  • birth

Yes, I've kissed a lot of guys. I like to kiss, but that's it. I don't go home with anyone. I sleep with my animals, like my baby monkey, Brigitte Bardot. Paris Hilton, celebrity
  • anyone

Things aren't right. If a burglar breaks into your home and you shoot him, he can sue you. For what, restraint of trade? Bill Maher, comedian
  • breaks

Decorate your home. It gives the illusion that your life is more interesting than it really is. Charles M. Schulz, cartoonist
  • home

Don't leave home without your sword - your intellect. Alan Moore, writer
  • intelligence

What is home? Anonymous,
  • Home

It matters less to a person where they are born than where they can live. Proverbs,
  • Home

You are a king by your own fireside, as much as any monarch in his throne. Miguel de Cervantes, novelist
  • Home

A man's home is his wife's castle. Alexander Chase, journalist
  • Home

The worst feeling in the world is the homesickness that comes over a man occasionally when he is at home. Edward W. Howe,
  • Home

Woman, the more careful she is about her face, the more careless about her house. Ben Johnson,
  • Home

Home is where the heart is. Pliny The Elder, author
  • Home

The rulers of the state are the only persons who ought to have the privilege of lying, either at home or abroad; they may be allowed to lie for the good of the state. Plato, philosopher
  • abroad

The journey is my home. Muriel Rukeyser, poet
  • home

The war in Iraq will end, our troops will come home, Bush will be impeached and he will be brought to justice. Cindy Sheehan, activist
  • brought

The best time to buy a home is always five years ago. Ray Brown, musician
  • best

I have an answering machine in my car. It says, I'm home now. But leave a message and I'll call when I'm out. Steven Wright, comedian
  • answering

We cannot defend freedom abroad by deserting it at home. Edward R. Murrow, journalist
  • history

I like a teacher who gives you something to take home to think about besides homework. Lily Tomlin, actress
  • teacher

Basically my wife was immature. I'd be at home in the bath and she'd come in and sink my boats. Woody Allen, director
  • marriage

The structure of a play is always the story of how the birds came home to roost. Arthur Miller, playwright
  • birds

His claim to his home is deep, but there are too many ghosts. He must absorb without being absorbed. Willie Morris, writer
  • absorb

I take my children everywhere, but they always find their way back home. Robert Orben, entertainer
  • parenting

The means of defense against foreign danger historically have become the instruments of tyranny at home. James Madison, president
  • against

A girl phoned me the other day and said... 'Come on over, there's nobody home.' I went over. Nobody was home. Rodney Dangerfield, comedian
  • come

There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort. Jane Austen, writer
  • home

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, musician
  • home

Go big or go home. Because it's true. What do you have to lose? Eliza Dushku, actress
  • motivational

Like charity, I believe glamour should begin at home. Loretta Young, actress
  • beauty

Now I think poetry will save nothing from oblivion, but I keep writing about the ordinary because for me it's the home of the extraordinary, the only home. Philip Levine, poet
  • extraordinary

Another important aspect of our home was respect for ideas. Robert B. Laughlin, physicist
  • another

I keep my own personality in a cupboard under the stairs at home so that no one else can see it or nick it. Dawn French, comedian
  • cupboard

Houses are built to live in, and not to look on: therefore let use be preferred before uniformity. Francis Bacon, philosopher
  • Home

The ideal of happiness has always taken material form in the house, whether cottage or castle; it stands for permanence and separation from the world. Simone de Beauvoir, writer
  • Home

The place is very well and quiet and the children only scream in a low voice. Lord (George Gordon) Byron, poet
  • Home

Drab Habitation of Whom? Tabernacle or Tomb -- or Dome of Worm -- or Porch of Gnome -- or some Elf's Catacomb? Emily Dickinson, poet
  • Home

There is no sanctuary of virtue like home. Edward Everett, statesman
  • Home

The fellow that owns his own home is always just coming out of a hardware store. Kin Hubbard, cartoonist
  • Home

It is, indeed, at home that every man must be known by those who would make a just estimate either of his virtue or felicity; for smiles and embroidery are alike occasional, and the mind is often dressed for show in painted honor, and fictitious benevolence. Samuel Johnson, author
  • Home

No money is better spent than what is laid out for domestic satisfaction. Samuel Johnson, author
  • Home

One returns to the place one came from. Jean De La Fontaine, poet
  • Home

Our country is where ever we are well off. John Milton, poet
  • Home

Home, the spot of earth supremely blest, A dearer, sweeter spot than all the rest. Robert Montgomery,
  • Home

Should not every apartment in which man dwells be lofty enough to create some obscurity overhead, where flickering shadows may play at evening about the rafters? Henry David Thoreau, author
  • Home

Nature is the mother and the habitat of man, even if sometimes a stepmother and an unfriendly home. John Dewey, philosopher
  • habitat

If there is one place on the face of earth where all the dreams of living men have found a home from the very earliest days when man began the dream of existence, it is India. Romain Rolland, novelist
  • days

Whatever else may divide us, Europe is our common home; a common fate has linked us through the centuries, and it continues to link us today. Leonid I. Brezhnev, statesman
  • centuries

You can go home with a lot of money with absolutely no skill. Howie Mandel, comedian
  • absolutely

I'm a 7 o'clock act. My people want to go to a show, a dinner and then go home and go to bed. Louie Anderson, comedian
  • act

Realistically, I think we are not prepared to go home until we do get more teachers and lower class sizes. John Podesta, lawyer
  • class

I grew up with the mindset that when you get home from work, you go to dinner and watch a movie. I don't want to be going to a club and taking off my panties. Blake Lively, actress
  • club

The perfect date for me would be staying at home, making a big picnic in bed, eating Wotsits and cookies while watching cable TV. Kim Kardashian, celebrity
  • bed

I love being at home and cooking and baking. Blake Lively, actress
  • baking

I never felt I had the kind of relationship with Magic that I could just pick up the phone and call him at home. Karl Malone, athlete
  • home

I awake, I meditate, get the kids off to school, go to the gym, go to the Favored Nations office, and usually at around 1 pm I'm home and do music the rest of the day. Steve Vai, musician
  • awake

I am a voyager - and the voyage cannot mean that I stay at home. Emmanuelle Beart, actress
  • home

I have a necklace around my neck that my lady gave me, so I try never to leave home without that. Chad Michael Murray, actor
  • gave

I grew up in the Cayman Islands. I didn't play video games or watch TV. I would basically come home from school, throw down my backpack, grab my machete, and go hike and chop down trees to make a fort. Armie Hammer, actor
  • backpack

If I'm at home for the weekend - and that is almost never - I tend to get twitchy at about eight o'clock in the evening because my body clock is timed to go on stage. I don't know what to do with myself. Jimmy Carr, comedian
  • almost

Akron, Ohio, is my home. I will always be here. I'm still working out at my old high school. LeBron James, athlete
  • akron

Every day I lugged my backpack through the halls, waiting for the final bell. Then I'd race home and hole up in my room, playing the drums and the piano, composing music. Josh Groban, musician
  • backpack

My mom will make me walk the dogs or take out the trash when I go home. Queen Latifah, musician
  • dogs

It's so easy for me to fall back into depression. I think it comes with having money. I don't have to work. I could be sitting bored and depressed at home with a bag on my head. Kelly Osbourne, actress
  • bag

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home. Twyla Tharp, dancer
  • art

I do not recall a Jewish home without a book on the table. Elie Wiesel, novelist
  • home

Journalism's ultimate purpose is to inform the reader, to bring him each day a letter from home and never to permit the serving of special interests. Arthur Ochs Sulzberger, publisher
  • bring

The curious are always in some danger. If you are curious you might never come home. Jeanette Winterson, novelist
  • come

Most of American life consists of driving somewhere and then returning home, wondering why the hell you went. John Updike, novelist
  • american

Art hurts. Art urges voyages - and it is easier to stay at home. Gwendolyn Brooks, poet
  • art

One of the oldest human needs is having someone to wonder where you are when you don't come home at night. Margaret Mead, scientist
  • come

I dislike feeling at home when I am abroad. George Bernard Shaw, dramatist
  • travel

If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience. Woodrow Wilson, president
  • pet

The physician can bury his mistakes, but the architect can only advise his client to plant vines - so they should go as far as possible from home to build their first buildings. Frank Lloyd Wright, architect
  • advise

Well, they're Southern people, and if they know you are working at home they think nothing of walking right in for coffee. But they wouldn't dream of interrupting you at golf. Harper Lee, novelist
  • coffee

You can be true to the character all you want but you've got to go home with yourself. Julia Roberts, actress
  • true

I believe that being successful means having a balance of success stories across the many areas of your life. You can't truly be considered successful in your business life if your home life is in shambles. Zig Ziglar, author
  • areas

We had discovered an accursed country. We had found the Home of the Blizzard. Douglas Mawson, explorer
  • accursed

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. Melody Beattie, writer
  • acceptance

You can't get a job without experience and you can't get experience until you have a job. Once you solve that problem you are home free. Jack Buck, celebrity
  • experience

A heart makes a good home for the friend. Yunus Emre, poet
  • home

The secret is to make sure your family comes before anything else, because no matter what you do you've got to come home. Barry Gibb, musician
  • anything

Thank you, Mr. Rochester, for your great kindness. I am strangely glad to get back again to you: and wherever you are is my home—my only home. Charlotte Bronte, novelist
  • home

And when the day arrives I'll become the sky and I'll become the sea and the sea will come to kiss me for I am going home. Nothing can stop me now. Trent Reznor, musician
  • arrives

Greed has driven the world crazy. And I think I'm lucky that I have a place over here that I can call home. Nina Simone, musician
  • crazy

Children who cling to parents or who don't want to leave home are stunted in their emotional, psychological growth. Dirk Benedict, actor
  • children

There are names I do not want mentioned in my home. Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, musician
  • home

Contemplation and wisdom are highest achievements and man is not totally at home with them. Gabriel Marcel, philosopher
  • achievements

Soon after, I returned home to my family, with a determination to bring them as soon as possible to live in Kentucky, which I esteemed a second paradise, at the risk of my life and fortune. Daniel Boone, explorer
  • bring

If I have to, I'll go and direct theater and talk till the cows come home. Ridley Scott, director
  • come

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, architect
  • home

In our open society, we are inclined to give to the less fortunate for the pure goodness of giving. We open our home to those who are alone on this holiday to spread some warmth into the life of another. Jeff Miller, politician
  • christmas

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, philosopher
  • Home

People's backyards are much more interesting than their front gardens, and houses that back on to railways are public benefactors. John Betjeman, poet
  • Home

There are things you just can't do in life. You can't beat the phone company, you can't make a waiter see you until he's ready to see you, and you can't go home again. Bill Bryson,
  • Home

Never weather-beaten sail more willing bent to shore. Thomas Campion, composer
  • Home

The home is not the one tame place in the world of adventure. It is the one wild place in the world of rules and set tasks. G. K. Chesterton, writer
  • Home

Home -- that blessed word, which opens to the human heart the most perfect glimpse of Heaven, and helps to carry it thither, as on an angel's wings. Lydia Maria Child,
  • Home

In the matter of furnishing, I find a certain absence of ugliness far worse than ugliness. Sidonie Gabrielle Colette, novelist
  • Home

Going home must be like going to render an account. Joseph Conrad, novelist
  • Home

Nothing annoys a woman more than to have company drop in unexpectedly and find the house looking as it usually does. Frank Dane,
  • Home

Home is a name, a word, it is a strong one; stronger than magician ever spoke, or spirit ever answered to, in the strongest conjuration. Charles Dickens, novelist
  • Home

Many a man who thinks to found a home discovers that he has merely opened a tavern for his friends. Norman Douglas, writer
  • Home

The house a woman creates is a Utopia. She can't help it -- can't help trying to interest her nearest and dearest not in happiness itself but in the search for it. Marguerite Duras, novelist
  • Home

A house means a family house, a place specially meant for putting children and men in so as to restrict their waywardness and distract them from the longing for adventure and escape they've had since time began. Marguerite Duras, novelist
  • Home

Be he a king or a peasant, he is happiest who finds peace at home. Johann von Goethe, writer
  • Home

I want a house that has got over all its troubles; I don't want to spend the rest of my life bringing up a young and inexperienced house. Jerome K. Jerome, author
  • Home

The examples of vice at home corrupt us more quickly and easily than others, since they steal into our minds under the highest authority. Juvenal, poet
  • Home

The worst thing about work in the house or home is that whatever you do is destroyed, laid waste or eaten within twenty four hours. Lady Kasluck,
  • Home

Were I Diogenes, I would not move out of a kilderkin into a hogshead, though the first had had nothing but small beer in it, and the second reeked claret. Charles Lamb, critic
  • Home

Coming home from very lonely places, all of us go a little mad: whether from great personal success, or just an all-ight drive, we are the sole survivors of a world no one else has ever seen. John Le Carr,
  • Home


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