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  • Jean Cocteau
    Jean Cocteau
    French writer 1889-1963
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    I love cats because I love my home and after a while they become its visible soul.
  • Philip Roth
    Philip Roth
    American Novelist 1933-
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    A Jew without Jews, without Judaism, without Zionism, without Jewishness, without a temple or an army or even a pistol, a Jew clearly without a home, just the object itself, like a glass or an apple.
  • Ben Johnston
    Ben Johnston
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    Commerce is one of the daughters of Fortune, inconsistent and deceitful as her mother. she chooses her residence where she is least expected, and shifts her home when in appearance she seems firmly settled.
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes
    Oliver Wendell Holmes
    American writer and poet 1809-1894
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    Don't you stay at home of evenings? Don you love a cushioned seat in a corner, by the fireside, with your slippers on your feet?
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    Fear no more the heat o the sun, nor the furious winter's rages. Thou thy worldly task hast done, home art gone and taken thy wages.
  • Robert Orben
    Robert Orben
    American editor, writer, humorist 1927-
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    I take my children everywhere, but they always find their way back home.
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt
    Franklin D. Roosevelt
    American statesman 1882-1945
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    Peace, like charity, begins at home.
  • Amelia Earhart
    Amelia Earhart
    American aviation pioneer and author 1897-1939
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    The effect of having other interests beyond those domestic works well. The more one does and sees and feels, the more one is able to do, and the more genuine may be one's appreciation of fundamental things like home, and love, and understanding companionship.
  • Bruce Cockburn
    Bruce Cockburn
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    'Each One Lost' I wrote the day after I got home. My week in Afghanistan was a very short trip, but it was a powerful experience.
  • Carine Roitfeld
    Carine Roitfeld
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    'Grandmother' doesn't mean that you have gray hair and you retire and stay home cooking cakes for your grandchildren.
  • Bill Cosby
    Bill Cosby
    American actor, comedian, producer 1937-
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    A father... knows exactly what those boys at the mall have in their depraved little minds because he once owned such a depraved little mind himself. In fact, if he thinks enough about the plans that he used to have for young girls, the father not only will support his wife in keeping their daughter home but he might even run over to the mall and have a few of those boys arrested.
  • Margaret Fuller
    Margaret Fuller
    American writer 1810-1850
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    A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
  • Andrew Vachss
    Andrew Vachss
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    A kid in an abusive home has far fewer rights than any POW. There is no Geneva Convention for kids.
  • George Moore
    George Moore
    Irish writer 1852-1933
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    A man travels the world over in search of what he needs and returns home to find it.
  • Oliver Goldsmith
    Oliver Goldsmith
    Irish writer and poet 1728-1774
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    A man who leaves home to mend himself and others is a philosopher; but he who goes from country to country, guided by the blind impulse of curiosity, is a vagabond.
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