Quotations About / On: HOME

  • 41.
    Every man needs two women, a quiet home-maker, and a thrilling nymph.
    (Iris Murdoch (b. 1919), British novelist, philosopher. Gildas Hearne, in The Message to the Planet, pt. 1 (1989).)
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  • 42.
    His Majesty's Government views with favour the establishment in Palestine of a national home for the Jewish people.
    (A.J. (Arthur James) Balfour (1848-1930), British statesman. Letter, November 2, 1917. This document, which became known as the "Balfour Declaration," committed British support for a Jewish national home in Palestine.)
  • 43.
    ... here I am on board the Pacific, bound for America, having left home and all the world behind.
    (Fanny Kemble (1809-1893), British actress. Journal of a Residence in America, entry for August 1, 1832 (1835).)
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  • 44.
    Home is where the heart is and hence a movable feast.
    (Angela Carter (1940-1992), British postmodern novelist. repr. Virago (1992). Nothing Sacred: Selected Writings, "My Father's House," New Society (1976).)
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  • 45.
    Only as we live, think, feel, and work outside the home, do we become humanly developed, civilized, socialized.
    (Charlotte Perkins Gilman (1860-1935), U.S. author, editor, feminist, and social reformer. Women and Economics, ch. 10 (1898).)
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  • 46.
    Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home.
    (Bill Cosby (20th century), U.S. comedian. Fatherhood, ch. 1 (1986).)
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  • 47.
    Many a man who thinks to found a home discovers that he has merely opened a tavern for his friends.
    (Norman Douglas (1868-1952), British author. Mr. Keith, in South Wind, ch. 24 (1917).)
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  • 48.
    The spirit is at home, if not entirely satisfied, in America.
    (Allan Bloom (1930-1992), U.S. educator, author. "Two Revolutions and Two States of Nature," pt. 2, The Closing of the American Mind (1987).)
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  • 49.
    "Home" is any four walls that enclose the right person.
    (Helen Rowland (1875-1950), U.S. journalist. Reflections of a Bachelor Girl, p. 9, ed. Paul and Stanley (1903).)
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  • 50.
    Going home must be like going to render an account.
    (Joseph Conrad (1857-1924), Polish-born British novelist. Marlow, in Lord Jim, ch. 21 (1900).)
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