Quotations About / On: HOUSE

  • 11.
    If you follow the suburban fashion in building a sumptuous- looking house for a little money, it will appear to all eyes as a cheap, dear house.
    (Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882), U.S. essayist, poet, philosopher. "Worship," The Conduct of Life (1860).)
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  • 12.
    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 (1884-1962), French scientist, philosopher, literary theorist. "The House," ch. 1, The Poetics of Space (1958, trans. 1964).)
  • 13.
    It is good to have a house made up of only windows and doors wide open. It is better to have a house without any walls and roof. It is best not to have a house at all.
    More quotations from: Ramakrushna Sahu
  • 14.
    Men and boys are learning all kinds of trades but how to make men of themselves. They learn to make houses; but they are not so well housed, they are not so contented in their houses, as the woodchucks in their holes.
    (Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. Letter, May 20, 1860, to Harrison Blake, in The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, vol. 6, p. 360, Houghton Mifflin (1906).)
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  • 15.
    Build your house with love; and, be thankful in all things.
    More quotations from: Edward Kofi Louis
  • 16.
    Together we can build up the house.
    (Team work)
    More quotations from: Edward Kofi Louis
  • 17.
    To own horses and houses are part of the lifestyles of mankind.
    More quotations from: Edward Kofi Louis
  • 18.
    If you want to know the stability of your house wait for an earthquake.
    (True friendship)
    More quotations from: ANTHONY KIRUI
  • 19.
    'Educate a person without educating mind & heart is like making a house using sand! '
    More quotations from: SWETA LEENA PANDA
  • 20.
    The ceaseless labor of your life is to build the house of death.
    (Michel de Montaigne (1533-1592), French essayist. Essays, bk. 1, ch. 20 (1595).)
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