Home is Best…

Sayings about Home

Earth is but a marketplace; heaven is home. ~ West African Proverb

If you have a good cellar at home don’t go drinking at the tavern. ~ Italian Proverb

Before preparing to improve the world, first look around your own home three times. ~ Chinese Proverb

God often visits us, but most of the time we are not at home. ~ French Proverb

The lonely person is at home everywhere. ~ Russian Proverb

He who wants to be happy must stay at home. ~ Greek Proverb

If you love your son, make him leave home. ~ Japanese Proverb

If you’re going home, you don’t get wet. ~ African Proverb

Away from home they look at your clothes. At home they look at what is under them. ~ Chinese Proverb

No one with a good catch of fish goes home by the back alley. ~ Traditional Proverb

He who travels a lot becomes wise; he who is wise stays home. ~ Chinese Proverb

If the dog is not at home, he barks not. ~ Senegalese Proverb

Bricks and mortar make a house, but the laughter of children make a home. ~ Irish Proverb

The sun at home warms better than the sun elsewhere. ~ Albanian Proverb

The wise traveler leaves his heart at home. ~ African Proverb

It is often more difficult to come back home than it is to go away. ~ Chinese Proverb

Light your lamp first at home and after wards at the mosque. ~ Islamic Proverb

Rather free in a foreign place than a slave back home. ~ Norwegian Proverb

If there is righteousness in the heart, there will be beauty in character. If there is beauty in character, there will be harmony in the home. If there is harmony in the home, there will be order in the nation. If there is order in the nation, there will. ~ Chinese Proverb

When we are at our happiest, then it is best to leave and go home. ~ Czech Proverb

An Englishman’s home is his castle. ~ Traditional Proverb

Where there is no wife, there is no home. ~ Yugoslavian Proverb

A woman’s place is in the home. ~ Traditional Proverb

If you stay at home you won’t wear out your shoes. ~ Yiddish Proverb

Living is worthless for one without a home. ~ Ethiopian Proverb

Better than a banquet somewhere else is a good cup of tea and a bowl of rice at home. ~ Japanese Proverb

At home saints never perform miracles. ~ Brazilian Proverb

Where I make my living, there is my home. ~ Somali Proverb

A lonely person is at home everywhere. ~ Russian Proverb

If an ass goes traveling it will not come home a horse. ~ Traditional Proverb

A home without a woman is like a barn without cattle. ~ Ethiopian Proverb

It is at home, not in public, that one washes his dirty linen. ~ French Proverb

It is better to be a free man in a small house than a slave in a big one. ~ Norwegian Proverb

The wise man and the tortoise travel but never leave their home. ~ Chinese Proverb

Not the place where I was born but where I hang my hat is home. ~ African Proverb

On the road between the homes of friends, grass does not grow. ~ Norwegian Proverb

Better be kind at home than burn incense in a far place. ~ Chinese Proverb

Although the snake does not fly it has caught the bird whose home is in the sky. ~ Nigerian Proverb

he longest road out is the shortest road home. ~ Irish Proverbs

He makes his home where the living is best. ~ Latin Proverbs

Who asks at once for a lot, returns home with an empty bag. ~ Yugoslavian Proverb

A king’s castle is his home. ~ Traditional Proverb

You cannot buy wisdom abroad if there is none at home. ~ Russian Proverbs

Abroad we judge the dress; at home we judge the man. ~ Chinese Proverb

The liar will travel the world over, but chooses not to go back home. ~ Polish Proverb

Who knows the language is at home everywhere. ~ Dutch Proverb

Home is where you can say anything you like cause nobody listens to you anyway. ~ Author Unknown

There’s no place like home. ~ English Proverbs

Be a lion at home and a fox abroad. ~ Iranian Proverb

Every dog is a lion at home. ~ Italian Proverbs

He who cannot pray at home will celebrate mass somewhere else. ~ Armenian Proverbs

Better a stupid wife than a mess at home. ~ Togolese Proverb

A hundred men may make an encampment, but it takes a woman to make a home. ~ Chinese Proverb

East, west, home’s best. ~ Traditional Proverb

You travel on until you return home; you live on until you return to earth. ~ Ethiopian Proverb

Affairs of the home should not be discussed in the public square. ~ Kenyan Proverb

Away from home the girl picks forbidden fruit. ~ Bantu Proverb

He is guilty who is not at home. ~ Ukrainian Proverbs

Quotations about Home

Home is the place, where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in. ~ Robert Frost Quotes

No matter how dreary and gray our homes are, we people of flesh and blood would rather live there than in any other country, be it ever so beautiful. There is no place like home. ~ L. Frank Baum

For too many people, coming home is like arriving at a second job. With all the chores to do, bills to pay, mail to answer, e-mail to answer, and the rest, home can seem more like a pit stop than a sanctuary. ~ Victoria Moran

Home is like a bee-hive; there may be much toil, there must be much order, but there will always be a honeyed sweetness. ~ Ebenezer Coloham Brewer

Money will buy a bed but not sleep; books but not brains; food but not appetite; finery but not beauty; a house but not a home; medicine but not health; luxuries but not culture; amusements but not happiness; religion but not salvation; a passport to everywhere but heaven. ~ Author Unknown

Home is the place where you are most thoroughly yourself, with no pretenses. ~ Victoria Moran

He is the happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home. ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Quotes

Where we love is home, Home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts. ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes

A man’s home may seem to be his castle on the outside; inside, it is more often his nursery. ~ Clare Boothe Luce

The home to everyone is to him his castle and fortress, as well for his defence against injury and violence, as for his repose. ~ Lord Edward Coke

Home is like a house inside your head where your thoughts gather. ~ Marcus Eriksen

Home makes the man. ~ Samuel Smiles

Home is a shelter from storms — all sorts of storms. ~ William J. Bennett

Home, in one form or another, is the great object of life. ~ Josiah Gilbert Holland

Home is where you can say anything you like cause nobody listens to you anyway. ~ Author Unknown

Home is the seminary of all other institutions. There are the roots of all public prosperity, the foundations of the State, the germs of the church. There is all that in the child makes the future man; all that in the man makes the good citizen. ~ E. H. Chapin

The first indication of domestic happiness is the love of one’s home. ~ Francois Dominique Reynaud de comte de Montlosier

If you know you’re going home, the journey is never too hard. ~ Angela Wood

A home is like a nest–it’s only useful for so long. ~ David Lynch

Home is where the heart can laugh without shyness. Home is where the heart’s tears can dry at their own pace. ~ Vernon Baker

To be happy at home is the ultimate result of all ambition; the end to which every enterprise and labor tends, and of which every desire prompts the prosecution. ~ Samuel Johnson

Home is where the heart is. ~ Joseph C. Neal

Home is a place you grow up wanting to leave, and grow old wanting to get back to. ~ John Ed Pearce

You can never go home again, but the truth is you can never leave home, so it’s all right. ~ Maya Angelou

The light is what guides you home, the warmth is what keeps you there. ~ Ellie Rodriguez

Any old place I can hang my hat is home sweet home to me. ~ William Jerome

Home is the girl’s prison and the woman’s workhouse. ~ George Bernard Shaw Quotes

“Home” is any four walls that enclose the right person. ~ Helen Rowland

The three most important factors in buying a home are, location, location, location! ~ Author Unknown

To live is to go on a journey; to die is to come back home. ~ Author Unknown

Home is not where you live but where they understand you. ~ Christian Morgenstern

It takes hands to build a house, but only hearts can build a home. ~ Author Unknown

There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort. ~ Jane Austen

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