of house and home


“Home is the nicest word there is.”

~ Laura Ingalls Wilder



“The ornament of a house, is the friends who frequent it.”

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson



“A man travels the world over in search of what he needs and returns home to find it.”

~ George Moore



“Philosophy is really nostalgia, the desire to be at home.”

~ Novalis



“Maybe that’s the best part of going away for a vacation – coming home again.”

~ Madeleine L’Engle



“People would rather live in homes regardless of its grayness.  There is no place like home.”

~ L. Frankline Baum, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz



“Where we love is home, home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts.”

~ Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.