Quotations on Home
1425 Quotes Found
Displaying 1 through 50
The triple is the most exciting play in baseball. Home runs win a lot of games, but I never understood why fans are so obsessed with them.
- Hank Aaron
(Keywords: Home, Baseball, Fans, Games, Play)
I'm hoping someday that some kid, black or white, will hit more home runs than myself. Whoever it is, I'd be pulling for him.
- Hank Aaron
(Keywords: Home, Will)
The tragedy of modern war is that the young men die fighting each other - instead of their real enemies back home in the capitals.
- Edward Abbey
(Keywords: Home, Men, War, Enemies, Fighting, Tragedy)
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)
Sitting at home the way I do, I'd just love the hear from people. It'd be a great help in passing the time.
- Bud Abbott
(Keywords: Home, Love, Time, People, Help)
Sometimes when I get home at night in Washington I feel as though I had been in a great traffic jam.
- Grace Abbott
(Keywords: Home, Night, Washington)
I didn't really seek attention. I just wanted to play the game well and go home.
- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
(Keywords: Home, Attention, Play)
I trust that the president will try, just give it one more shot, some revolutionary way of not doing this, of bringing all those kids back home safely.
- F. Murray Abraham
(Keywords: Home, Trust, Kids, President, Will)
Home wasn't built in a day.
- Jane Sherwood Ace
(Keywords: Home, Day)
It's risky in a marriage for a man to come home too late, but it can sometimes pose an even greater risk if he comes home too early.
- Marcel Achard
(Keywords: Home, Marriage, Man, Risk)
I've got too many of my friends that retired and went home and got on a rocking chair, and about a year and a half later, I'm always going to the cemetery.
- Red Adair
(Keywords: Home, Friends)
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)
America's future will be determined by the home and the school. The child becomes largely what he is taught; hence we must watch what we teach, and how we live.
- Jane Addams
(Keywords: Home, America, Future, School, Will)
I am in the process of starting a nonprofit organization that gives rescued animals a home in a simulated wild environment and, for those who have been tested on, who are disabled, aggressive, etc., their own space to live out their days.
- Casey Affleck
(Keywords: Home, Animals, Environment, Space)
The fate of the singers who, like my songs, went up in flame was also the fate of the books which I later wrote. All of them went up in flame to Heaven in a fire which broke out one night at my home in Bad Homburg as I lay ill in a hospital.
- Shmuel Y. Agnon
(Keywords: Home, Books, Fate, Fire, Heaven, Night, Songs)
The earth is my altar, the sky is my dome, mind is my garden, the heart is my home and I'm always at home - yea, I'm always at Om.
- Eden Ahbez
(Keywords: Home, Heart, Earth, Garden, Mind, Sky)
Ah, the pleasure, the joy - a big news story that runs and runs, that is played down by some of our journalistic colleagues, saying 'it'll never happen', only to be confirmed by the Home Secretary.
- Kamal Ahmed
(Keywords: Home, Joy, News, Pleasure, Saying)
We got to go to Lucas Ranch and, at that time, my brother was still living in a condo about a mile from Robin Williams, and so I made all of the other comics jealous because I got to get a ride home with him.
- Carlos Alazraqui
(Keywords: Home, Time, Brother, Living)
Where there is a mother in the home, matters go well.
- Amos Bronson Alcott
(Keywords: Home, Mother)
I'm most at home on the stage. I was carried onstage for the first time when I was six months old.
- Alan Alda
(Keywords: Home, Time, First, Months, Old)
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)
At home I am a nice guy: but I don't want the world to know. Humble people, I've found, don't get very far.
- Muhammad Ali
(Keywords: Home, People, Want, World)
I'll fill those canyons in your soul, like a river lead you home. And I'll walk a step behind, in the shadows so you shine. Just ask, it will be done and I will prove my love, until you're sure that I'm the one.
- Gary Allan
(Keywords: Home, Love, Soul, Shadows, Will)
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)
It's so worth-while being a judge, because, if I make good, I can help prove that a woman's place is as much on the bench, in City Council, or in Congress, as in the home.
- Florence E. Allen
(Keywords: Home, Being, Congress, Help, Woman, Worth)
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)
America feels like home as much as it does here. Although it's a strange situation as I feel almost like I'm in no-man's land some of the time, because although I'm a resident, I still can't vote so I don't really have a say in what goes on where I live.
- Rick Allen
(Keywords: Home, Time, America, Land, Vote)
However, I was a restaurant critic at Chicago magazine before I worked at Esquire, and I've been a really enthusiastic home cook for a long time. It's just something I'm passionate about.
- Ted Allen
(Keywords: Home, Time, Chicago)
Basically my wife was immature. I'd be at home in the bath and she'd come in and sink my boats.
- Woody Allen
(Keywords: Home, Wife, Boats)
But you know, I still had a dream of being able to go back home and tour.
- Luther Allison
(Keywords: Home, Dream, Being)
The first day I arrived, they told me to go home and get rid of that cold.
- June Allyson
(Keywords: Home, Day, First)
I'd just as soon stay home and raise babies.
- June Allyson
(Keywords: Home, Babies)
Sweden is the home of my ancestors, and I have reserved a special place in my heart for Sweden.
- Carl D. Anderson
(Keywords: Home, Heart)
My mother speaks of my step being a source of life-long pain to her, that it is a living death, etc. By the same post I had several letters from anxious relatives, telling me that it was my duty to come home and thus ease my mother's anxiety.
- Elizabeth Garrett Anderson
(Keywords: Home, Death, Mother, Life, Anxiety, Being, Duty, Letters, Living, Pain, Post, Relatives)
I got to spend all of my time every day at work reading and editing papers about cutting-edge technical research and getting paid for it. Then I'd go home at night and turn what I learned into science fiction stories.
- Kevin J. Anderson
(Keywords: Home, Science, Time, Work, Day, Fiction, Night, Reading, Research)
I'm a 7 o'clock act. My people want to go to a show, a dinner and then go home and go to bed.
- Louie Anderson
(Keywords: Home, People, Act, Bed, Want)
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)
I long, as does every human being, to be at home wherever I find myself.
- Maya Angelou
(Keywords: Home, Being)
I'm very attached to Paris because I have a base there and am also recording there, but New York is home to me when I'm in the U.S., because it's nice to have a bed to go back to.
- Keren Ann
(Keywords: Home, Bed, Paris)
I maintain the rather old-fashioned view that this is my work and it's in the public arena, but that doesn't entitle everyone to know what happened at home before coming here.
- Francesca Annis
(Keywords: Home, Work, Old, Public)
I turned my home state of Florida into the Land of Xanth.
- Piers Anthony
(Keywords: Home, Land, State)
I live in a very small town and now that I've closed down my studio, I'm working at home.
- Sergio Aragones
(Keywords: Home, Now)
We just bought a new house, so my wife's been doing all the moving and other stuff, so I would like to go home and just sit and enjoy all that for a couple months before I gotta start playing again.
- Tom Araya
(Keywords: Home, Wife, Months)
This is a big deal. My wife and I sat in our home and we watched those young men get slaughtered on the streets of Mogadishu in the absence of a plan. It broke our heart.
- Dick Armey
(Keywords: Home, Men, Wife, Heart, Absence)
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)
Home of lost causes, and forsaken beliefs, and unpopular names, and impossible loyalties!
- Matthew Arnold
(Keywords: Home, Beliefs, Causes, Names)
We have invented a new human right here - the right to return home after a war.
- Paddy Ashdown
(Keywords: Home, War, Right)
I have always drawn strength from being close to home.
- Arthur Ashe
(Keywords: Home, Strength, Being)
I enjoy the crafts on the show enormously, too, when we have experts in showing how to make things. You watch them thinking you'll go home and do the things yourself, which is fun. Some I have done myself later on.
- Jane Asher
(Keywords: Home, Experts, Fun, Thinking)