The Best Quotations


My "other" sites:

best quotations about



11 quotesVisits: 112


DiogenesIn a rich man's house there is no place to spit but his face.

—  Diogenes, 410-323 BC, Ancient Greek Cynic philosopher

Benjamin FranklinA house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.

—  Benjamin Franklin, 1706-1790, American politician & writer

Ralph Waldo EmersonA 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, 1803-1884, American philosopher

Ralph Waldo EmersonThe ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.

—  Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1803-1884, American philosopher

G. K. ChestertonThere are two ways of getting home; and one of them is to stay there.

—  G. K. Chesterton, 1874-1936, English writer & critic

Henry David ThoreauWhat is the use of a house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to put it on?

—  Henry David Thoreau, 1817-1862, American writer

Jean CocteauI love cats because I enjoy my home; and little by little, they become its visible soul.

—  Jean Cocteau, 1889-1963, French artist

Robert FrostHome is the place where, when you have to go there,
They have to take you in.

—  Robert Frost, 1874-1963, American poet

Funny Quotes

George CarlinA house is just a place to keep your stuff while you go out and get more stuff.

—  George Carlin, 1936-2008, American comedian

Zsa Zsa GaborI am a marvelous housekeeper. Every time I leave a man I keep his house.

—  Zsa Zsa Gabor, 1917-2016, Hungarian-American actress


English proverbAn Englishman’s home is his castle.

—  English proverb


Similar Topics





Creative Commons License    This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License

2017: Manolis Papathanassiou