Thursday, 3 January 2013

Home / House

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

A happy home is the single spot of rest which a man has upon this earth for the cultivation of his noblest sensibilities. - Frederick William Robertson

A home with a loving and loyal husband and wife is the supreme setting in which children can be reared in love and righteousness and in which teh spiritual and physical needs of children can be met. - David A. Bednar

A house is made with walls and beams. A home is made with love and dreams. - Unknown

A man's house is his castle. - Edward Coke

All exiles carry a map within them that points the way homeward. - Jacqueline Carey

An empty house is like a stray dog or a body from which life has departed. - Samuel Butler

At home, the very walls lend you strength. - Sergei Lukyanenko

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

Be it ever so humble, there’s no place like home. Home sweet home. - Unknown

Every home is the first university that determines the destiny of children. - Unknown

From a misgoverned and disordered home, many go forth to make other homes unhappy and miserable. - Walter Matthews

Good food and a warm kitchen are what make a house a home. - Rachael Ray

He is happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home. - Johann von Goethe

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

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

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

Home is an invention on which no one has yet improve. - Ann Douglas

Home is like a bee-hive; there may be much toil, there must be much order, but there will always be a honeyed sweetness. - Ebenezer Coloham Brewer

Home is like a garden, and the elder is the master landscaper, knowledgeable of the seasons, times for planting and pruning, and ritual significance and medicinal properties of flowers, herbs, fruits and leaves. - Graham D. Rowles

Home is the first and most important school of character. It is there that every human being receives his best moral training, or his worst; for it is there that he imbibes those principles of conduct which endure through manhood, and cease only with life. - Samuel Smiles

Home is the place that goes where you go, yet it welcomes you upon your return. Like a dog overjoyed at the door. We've missed you is what you hear, no matter how long you've been gone. - Michael J. Rosen

Home is the place where you are most thoroughly yourself, with no pretences. - Victoria Moran

Home is the sanctuary where the healing is. - Unknown

Home is where the heart is; where the heart can laugh without shyness; where the heart’s tears can dry at their own pace. - Unknown

Home life ceases to be free and beautiful as soon as it is founded on borrowing and debt. - Unknown

No matter under what circumstances you leave it, home does not cease to be home. No matter how you lived there – well or poorly. - Joseph Brodsky

The ache for home lives in all of us, the safe place where we can go as we are and not be questioned.- Maya Angelou

The deprivation of the security of home is the worst of the mass tragedies. - Unknown

The home is the chief school of human virtues. - William Ellery Channing.

The home is the most ordinary of institutions. It is the temple of our shelter and rest, the habituation of our hopes and our fears. It is the resort of love, the refuge of virtue, the altar of prayer. It is the school of cleanliness, the preceptor of obedience, the sanctuary of modesty. It is at once the stronghold of the ordinary and the shrine of joy. - Leo J. Muir

The house of everyone is to him as his castle and fortress, as well for his defence against injury and violence, as for his repose. - Sir Edward Coke

There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort. - Jane Austen

This is the true nature of home – it is the place of Peace; the shelter, not only from injury, but from all terror, doubt and division. - Unknown

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