Home Quotes

You can go other places, all right – you can live on the other side of the world, but you can’t ever leave home.
– Sue Monk Kidd

When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
– Winston Churchill

What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
– Benjamin Franklin

A man travels the world over in search of what he needs and returns home to find it.
– George Moore

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

Home is a place you grow up wanting to leave, and grow old wanting to get back to.
– John Ed Pearce

I never worry about being driven to drink; I just worry about being driven home.
– W. C. Fields

He is the happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home.
– Johann Wolfgang

A house that does not have one worn, comfy chair in it is soulless.
– May Sarton

Not going home is already like death.
– E. Catherine Tobler

I add this, that rational ability without education has oftener raised man to glory and virtue, than education without natural ability.
– Cicero

Home is a place not only of strong affections, but of entire unreserve; it is life’s undress rehearsal, its backroom, its dressing room.
– Harriet Beecher

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

We should declare war on North Vietnam. We could pave the whole country and put parking strips on it, and still be home by Christmas.
– Ronald Reagan

Every house where love abides And friendship is a guest, Is surely home, and home sweet home For there the heart can rest.
– Henry Dyke

I am what libraries and librarians have made me, with little assistance from a professor of Greek and poets.
– B. K. Sandwell

Home ought to be our clearinghouse, the place from which we go forth lessoned and disciplined, and ready for life.
– Kathleen Norris

A girl phoned me the other day and said… Come on over, there’s nobody home. I went over. Nobody was home.
– Rodney Dangerfield

My wife met me at the door the other night in a sexy negligee. Unfortunately, she was just coming home.
– Rodney Dangerfield