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  • Samuel Butler
    Samuel Butler
    English poet 1612-1680
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    All philosophies, if you ride them home, are nonsense, but some are greater nonsense than others.
  • Bess Myerson
    Bess Myerson
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    All the praise I received couldn't substitute for the praise I had never received from my mother at home. I longed for some wonderful man to come and save me from my life - but there didn't seem to be any, at least not for me.
  • Phyllis Diller
    Phyllis Diller
    American actress and stand-up 1917-2012
    Phyllis Diller
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    Always be nice to your children because they are the ones who will choose your rest home.
  • Bill Bryson
    Bill Bryson
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    America is an outstandingly dangerous place. Consider this: every year in New Hampshire a dozen or more people are killed crashing their cars into moose. Now correct me if I am wrong, but this is not something that is likely to happen to you on the way home from Sainsbury's.
    Source: Im a Stranger Here Myself (US) / Notes From a Big Country (UK) (1998)
  • Bill Clinton
    Bill Clinton
    President of the US 1946-
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    American and Israel share a special bond. Our relationship is unique among all nations. Like America, Israel is a strong democracy, a symbol of freedom, and an oasis of liberty, a home to the oppressed and persecuted.
  • Ben Stein
    Ben Stein
    American professor, writer
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    Americans are terrified because so many of them have been laid off in recent years and months and they fear that they may be next. Even if they have not been laid off or have not known anyone laid off, they definitely know someone who has lost his home.
  • Bum Phillips
    Bum Phillips
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    An expert is an ordinary fella away from home.
  • Sigmund Freud
    Sigmund Freud
    Austrian psychiatrist 1856-1939
    Sigmund Freud
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    Analogies, it is true, decide nothing, but they can make one feel more at home.
  • Bob Dylan
    Bob Dylan
    American musician 1941-
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    And the National Bank at a profit sells road maps for the soul
    To the old folks home and the college
    Source: Highway 61 Revisited (1965)
  • Margaret Thatcher
    Margaret Thatcher
    British prime minister (1979-1990) 1925-
    Margaret Thatcher
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    Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.

  • Evelyn Waugh
    Evelyn Waugh
    British novelist 1903-1966
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    Anyone who has been to an English public school will always feel comparatively at home in prison. It is the people brought up in the gay intimacy of the slums who find prison so soul-destroying.
  • Samuel Butler
    Samuel Butler
    English poet 1612-1680
    Samuel Butler
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    Arguments are like fire-arms which a man may keep at home but should not carry about with him.
  • Roseanne Barr
    Roseanne Barr
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    As a housewife, I feel that if the kids are still alive when my husband gets home from work, then hey, I've done my job.
  • Margaret Oliphant
    Margaret Oliphant
    British writer, historian 1828-1897
    Margaret Oliphant
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    As for pictures and museums, that don't trouble me. The worst of going abroad is that you've always got to look at things of that sort. To have to do it at home would be beyond a joke.
  • Buzz Aldrin
    Buzz Aldrin
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    As someone who flew two space capsules and twice landed in the ocean, I can attest from personal experience how much logistics work is needed to get you home.