Some quotes about HOMES

Real Estate Agent with The Maranda Group at Koenig & Strey Real Living

Here are some quotes about homes. We help in one of the most exciting and stressful transitions and transactions in most people lives. We will forever be connected to a house we help sell or buy. The responsibility entrusted to you is great. How many other careers can say that? Just remember at the end of the day, you are AWESOME!! Enjoy...

The house a woman creates is a Utopia. She can't help it -- can't help trying to interest her nearest and dearest not in happiness itself but in the search for it.
Marguerite Duras

A house is a machine for living in.
Le Corbusier

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

Not going home is already like death.
E. Catherine Toble

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

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

I want a house that has got over all its troubles; I don't want to spend the rest of my life bringing up a young and inexperienced house.
Jerome K. Jerome

The worst thing about work in the house or home is that whatever you do is destroyed, laid waste or eaten within twenty four hours.
Lady Kasluck

The most important work you and I will ever do will be within the walls of our own homes.
Harold B. Lee

Life's a voyage that's homeward bound.
Herman Melville

Mid pleasures and palaces though we may roam,
Be it ever so humble, there's no place like home.
John Howard Payne

A good home must be made, not bought.
Joyce Maynard

My home is not a place, it is people.
Lois McMaster Bujold

A house is not a home.
Polly Adler

Where thou art, that is home.
Emily Dickinson

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

There is no place more delightful than one's own fireside.
Cicero (Marcus Tullius Cicero)

Old homes! old hearts! Upon my soul forever Their peace and gladness lie like tears and laughter.
Madison Julius Cawein

"Home" is any four walls that enclose the right person.
Helen Rowland

A man builds a fine house; and now he has a master, and a task for life: he is to furnish, watch, show it, and keep it in repair, the rest of his days.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Home is home, though it be never so homely.
John Clarke

For a man's house is his castle.
Lord Edward Coke

For the whole world, without a native home, Is nothing but a prison of larger room.
Abraham Cowley

The house of every one is to him as his castle and fortress, as well for his defence against injury and violence, as for his repose.
Lord Edward Coke

The house is a castle which the King cannot enter.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

The whitewash'd wall, the nicely sanded floor, The varnish'd clock that click'd behind the door; The chest contriv'd a double debt to pay, A bed by night, a chest of drawers by day.
Oliver Goldsmith

His native home deep imag'd in his soul.
Homer ("Smyrns of Chios")

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

A man's homeland is wherever he prospers.

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


Comments (1)

Al & Peggy Cunningham, Brokers
RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage - Brampton, ON
Our Family Wants To Help Your Family!

So many beautiful quotes Vicky.  We kept changing our favourite! Thanks for sharing them.

May 18, 2010 12:31 PM