quote by Jayne Anne Phillips

Towns change; they grow or diminish, but hometowns remain as we left them.

— Jayne Anne Phillips

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There's something that happens to you when you come back to your hometown.

No matter what happens to me and my career in the future, Berlin is always going to be my hometown.

In my hometown memories are fresh.

We all have hometown appetites. Every other person is a bundle of longing for the simplicities of good taste once enjoyed on the farm or in the hometown left behind.


America is my country and Paris is my hometown.

We all have hometown appetites.

When I dig back through memory cells, I get one particularly distinctive feeling-and that's one of warmth, comfort and well-being. For whatever else I may have had, or lost, or will find-I've still got a hometown. This, nobody's gonna take away from me.

You know, in my hometown of Hope, Arkansas, the three sacred heroes were Jesus, Elvis, and FDR, not necessarily in that order.

Everyone would like to play in their hometown, but right now I like Cincinnati, I like the way it's going. I'm happy.


I met Jeb Bush in 1971 in my hometown in Mexico.

We dated for three years back and forth. Then, after three years, he proposed to me.

I love showcasing my talents - not only to my hometown fans and my own team but to the world.

I'm a professional cook. I've worked with other cooks from all over the world, but my family is not that way - they're always lived within 25 miles of my hometown!

My inspiration is my hometown.

Basically, I was pretty ostracized in my hometown.

Me and a few other guys were the town freaks- and there were many occasions when we were dodging getting beaten up ourselves.


Our attitude is that we want to cross over.

You can't go on making records just for your own hometown.

People are not homeless if they're sleeping in the streets of their own hometowns.

An ardent supporter of the hometown team should go to a game prepared to take offense, no matter what happens.

Cleveland is my hometown, and the Indians have a narrow but rich history.

I saw Ronnie Hawkins play near my hometown, Port Dover, Ontario, and I saw him play there on New Year's Eve and the following spring I booked myself to be his opening act on maybe five shows, and he hired me after the first night.


Never do anything in life if you would be ashamed of seeing it printed on the front page of your hometown newspaper for your friends and family to see.

I like to talk. I'm a terrible dancer. I love my hometown. I have freckles and oversized ears. I'm a geeks. I have tried not to hide who I am or what matters to me.

In my hometown of Chicago, I'm kind of a medium deal.

New York is my, you know, second hometown.

When I was a kid, I have two dreams. I want to be a baseball player. Hometown, Hiroshima, has a Japanese baseball franchise team called Hiroshima Carps. You know, and then I want to be a sushi chef. I want to make own restaurant - sushi restaurant.


Nashville's like any other hometown - after a while, it's stifling.

I became a big Kings fan, and then later on my hometown of Ottawa got a team, so then I was very, very torn. I just love both of those teams very much.

My mother keeps me abreast of all the hometown things.

The first time I ever saw people of any color was when D-Day left from my hometown in England, to go and free Europe from the war. And there was every color you could imagine, and I'd not seen that in England.

Obviously there are not too many people who get a chance to play in the Olympics in their hometown. That would be something special, but going into the summer you have to be realistic with yourself, and health-wise and motivation-wise you have to be willing to do what it takes.


The easier an experience, or the more entrenched, or the more familiar, the fainter our sensation of it becomes. This is true of chocolate and marriages and hometowns and narrative structures. Complexities wane, miracles become unremarkable, and if we're not careful, pretty soon we're gazing out at our lives as if through a burlap sack.

Evil is no faceless stranger, living in a distant neighborhood.

Evil has a wholesome, hometown face, with merry eyes and an open smile. Evil walks among us, wearing a mask which looks like all our faces.

I'm a secret interior decorator. There's a mural on my dining room wall of the railroad tracks at 30th Street Station in Philadelphia. I love having my hometown with me out here in California.

I've always treated my city like some shoulder pads.

A middle finger is more New York than a corporate ambush.

I bleed for my hometown, and I'd die for my fans.

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