Quotations on Home
232 Quotes Found
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It gets so boring at home. After all, how many reruns of Abbott and Costello movies can a guy watch on television?
- Bud Abbott
(Keywords: Movies, Home, Television)
Another nice thing was that I would type out letters home for the admiral's stewards. They would then feed me the same food the admiral ate.
- Jack Adams
(Keywords: Food, Home, Letters)
Am I calm all the time? That is a question to ask my mother. I am very happy in my home. I have a good family, that gives me something extra.
- Jean Alesi
(Keywords: Family, Home, Time, Mother, Question)
When I go back to France now I spend all the my time with press and sponsors. I do not have a lot of time to spend at home with my family.
- Jean Alesi
(Keywords: Family, Home, Time, France, Now, Press)
Growing up in a violent home is a terrifying and traumatic experience that can affect every aspect of a child's life, growth, and development.
- Lucille Roybal Allard
(Keywords: Experience, Home, Life, Development, Growth, Growing up)
If we had loads of money as a family, things would be different and they'd come to visit more and I'd get to spend more time here. But I'm laying down roots in America so when I'm there, just being at home, it's harder to break away from that.
- Rick Allen
(Keywords: Money, Time, Family, Home, America, Being, Visit)
And after I compose my programs, but it is very easy because I look to the music in a very natural way without fuss, and so I look always music, in my home, like books and books and books, choose books and you read the pages, so I do this with music, and I make programs.
- Victoria de los Angeles
(Keywords: Music, Home, Books)
Look, I get it; you come home, you work hard, and you turn on your TV... You kind of want to escape a little bit and be taken away by something. Our show required you to pay attention, and if that's not what you wanted to do, then it wasn't going to be for you, and that's OK.
- Will Arnett
(Keywords: Work, Home, Attention, Want)
Having cakes as a business certainly changes things for me - I don't now sit at home doing a cake for the fun of it anymore. But it's an extremely happy and pleasureable business to run because people are generally buying cakes for celebrations.
- Jane Asher
(Keywords: Business, Home, People, Buying, Fun, Now)
The simplest questions are the most profound. Where were you born? Where is your home? Where are you going? What are you doing? Think about these once in a while and watch your answers change.
- Richard Bach
(Keywords: Change, Home, Answers, Questions)
You leave home to seek your fortune and, when you get it, you go home and share it with your family.
- Anita Baker
(Keywords: Family, Home, Fortune)
Many a man who pays rent all his life owns his own home; and many a family has successfully saved for a home only to find itself at last with nothing but a house.
- Bruce Barton
(Keywords: Family, Home, Life, Man, Nothing)
But if you really want to get involved in making a difference, you can stay at home with your family and have a job and make a reasonable living without having to be on an airplane all of the time, then you ought to go back home and run for School Board.
- Birch Bayh
(Keywords: Family, Home, Time, Difference, Job, Living, School, Want)
Spend some time this weekend on home improvement; improve your attitude toward your family.
- Bo Bennett
(Keywords: Family, Home, Time, Attitude, Improvement, Weekend)
The crew are the faces you see every morning and last at night before you go home. I spend more time with those people than I do with my friends and family, so they're forever a part of you and who you become as an actor so I hope I see them again.
- Claudia Black
(Keywords: Time, Family, Home, People, Hope, Actor, Faces, Friends, Night)
Our children's health and well-being are dependent on our commitment to promoting food access and good eating habits at home, at school and in the community.
- Rod Blagojevich
(Keywords: Food, Health, Home, Children, Commitment, Community, Eating, Habits, School)
I missed my home - like the physicality of my home, I missed my friends and my family mostly and just hanging out and being in your home country - culturally it feels right and that is what I miss.
- Orlando Bloom
(Keywords: Family, Home, Being, Country, Friends, Right)
It was not easy with a newborn, asking your wife to give up the family home and your security.
- Heston Blumenthal
(Keywords: Family, Home, Wife, Security)
I have never seen a game's graphics look so sharp and clean. The sound design for the game is also unique on the Xbox. The memory on this system allowed us to provide the user with 5.1 Dolby surround sound for home theatre owners.
- Don Bluth
(Keywords: Design, Home, Memory, Sound, Theatre)
No, let's make sure that people understand that this is a very important war that is helping to protect us here at home. And that we have no choice but to win it. As difficult as it is.
- John Boehner
(Keywords: War, Home, People, Choice)
I love decorating my home. I'm a gardener too, so that's usually something I have to play catch up with.
- Suzy Bogguss
(Keywords: Love, Home, Play)
I play PC and Xbox games at home, and I just got a PSP as a birthday present.
- Uwe Boll
(Keywords: Birthday, Home, Games, Play, Present)
Someone told me there was a publisher that could find a good home for my songs, but I didn't want to give up my pursuit of a career in the business as an artist.
- Michael Bolton
(Keywords: Business, Home, Artist, Career, Pursuit, Songs, Want)
For years my wedding ring has done its job. It has led me not into temptation. It has reminded my husband numerous times at parties that it's time to go home. It has been a source of relief to a dinner companion. It has been a status symbol in the maternity ward.
- Erma Bombeck
(Keywords: Time, Wedding, Home, Husband, Job, Symbol, Temptation, Years)
I don't know what you guys say, but at home, life is way different from baseball.
- Barry Bonds
(Keywords: Life, Home, Baseball)
The American Dream is one of success, home ownership, college education for one's children, and have a secure job to provide these and other goals.
- Leonard Boswell
(Keywords: Education, Home, Success, Dream, Goals, American, Children, College, Job, Ownership)
I actually use a computer a lot. I have three computers that I use on a regular basis - one is on my desk top in my Washington office, another is at home, and I have my laptop that I use when I'm travelling.
- Rick Boucher
(Keywords: Computers, Home, Office, Washington)
You know, I wish the world well. I want Iraq to have democracy and the Haitians to have democracy. I want the people of Afghanistan to thrive. Lord knows, we spend enough money there to help them. What about people at home? Isn't that our first responsibility?
- Barbara Boxer
(Keywords: Money, People, Home, Afghanistan, Democracy, First, Help, Iraq, Responsibility, Want, World)
If we keep on ignoring and leaving children to their own devices at home, they become latchkey kids, and trust me, the consequences of that are not good.
- Eric Braeden
(Keywords: Trust, Home, Children, Consequences, Kids)
My mother was determined to make us independent. When I was four years old, she stopped the car a few miles from our house and made me find my own way home across the fields. I got hopelessly lost.
- Richard Branson
(Keywords: Car, Home, Mother, Old, Years)
I pretended I was living with a television family and there was no yelling at home and no one hit me.
- Arthur Bremer
(Keywords: Family, Home, Living, Television)
No longer is the female destined solely for the home and the rearing of the family and only the male for the marketplace and the world of ideas.
- William J. Brennan, Jr.
(Keywords: Family, Home, Ideas, World)
I reluctantly left the series because a) my age. I'm 68 tomorrow and time is very precious for me to spend time at home with my family and especially with the grandchildren. They're aged 7 and 5. After three years I became homesick for my home.
- Richard Briers
(Keywords: Family, Home, Time, Age, Tomorrow, Years)
Since I'm always working, my best holiday memories are definitely when I can just go home and spend time with my family.
- Chris Brown
(Keywords: Family, Home, Time, Holiday, Memories)
I originally had an idea about a family of people who were homeless, just traveling around without any solid roots or any home, who made their way around working wherever they could. I started it with them. The idea of Joe as a protagonist came along a little later.
- Larry Brown
(Keywords: Family, Home, People, Idea, Traveling)
You can't get a job without experience and you can't get experience until you have a job. Once you solve that problem you are home free.
- Jack Buck
(Keywords: Experience, Home, Job)
Most Americans have some experience with nursing homes or other long term care settings, and nearly half have had a family member or close friend in a home in the past three years.
- Michael Burgess
(Keywords: Experience, Family, Home, Friend, Americans, Care, Past, Years)
I was lucky. My family is wonderful. And it's funny, because most of my best friends come from very large families. So it always felt as if I had lots of siblings, though in the end I had to leave them and go home. I kind of got the best of both worlds as a kid.
- Sophia Bush
(Keywords: Family, Funny, Home, End, Friends)
Theo does comedy now, and he's traveling around the country doing comedy, and I actually just saw him, he's from Louisiana, and I just saw him when I went home to visit my family in Louisiana. I saw his comedy show and he was brilliant.
- Trishelle Cannatella
(Keywords: Family, Home, Comedy, Country, Now, Traveling, Visit)
Ronald has had bicycle safety and safety in the home. Yes, Ronald is McDonald's, second most recognised figure after Santa Claus, and there's an element of obviously benefiting your business.
- Jim Cantalupo
(Keywords: Business, Home, Safety, Santa claus)
Men of age object too much, consult too long, adventure too little, repent too soon, and seldom drive business home to the full period, but content themselves with a mediocrity of success.
- Dale Carnegie
(Keywords: Age, Business, Home, Men, Success, Adventure, Content, Mediocrity)
So I came home and I had a resume and everything, but the only job experience I had was just playing in bars and clubs on my summers off. So, I was temping and stuff during the day and playing music at night.
- Mary Chapin Carpenter
(Keywords: Experience, Home, Music, Day, Job, Night)
It took me so many years to move out. I'm definitely a bit of a Peter Pan, reluctant to grow up. It all seemed really nice at home-why change it? Part of me would prefer not to have any responsibility whatsoever.
- Helena Bonham Carter
(Keywords: Change, Home, Responsibility, Years)
The quest for peace begins in the home, in the school and in the workplace.
- Silvia Cartwright
(Keywords: Peace, Home, Quest, School)
I had all the material for a long time, but I was just too busy. Sometimes we'd sit around at home and sing some of these songs at family things, and everyone always said I should record them.
- June Carter Cash
(Keywords: Family, Home, Time, Songs)
People just expect you to show up, be a cartoon character of yourself, take your money and go home. But don't screw up to the point where you're gonna be out of the picture.
- Jimmy Chamberlin
(Keywords: Money, Home, People, Character)
I like to have Chinese furniture in my home as a constant and painful reminder of how much has been destroyed in China. The contrast between the beauty of the past and the ugliness of the modern is nowhere sharper than in China.
- Jung Chang
(Keywords: Beauty, Home, Contrast, Past, Ugliness)
Man, I love coming home. St. Louis is actually hard to capture.
(Keywords: Love, Home, Man)
I really don't like to do back-to-back movies. I concentrate on things at home. My family and school life are important to me. I try to do one movie a year.
- Anna Chlumsky
(Keywords: Family, Life, Home, Movies, School)
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
- Winston Churchill
(Keywords: Government, Home, Time, Country)