"I was coming home from kindergarten - well they told me it was kindergarten. I found out later I had been working in a factory for ten years. It's good for a kid to know how to make gloves."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Ellen DeGeneres on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Ellen DeGeneres on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Ellen DeGeneres on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Ellen DeGeneres on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Ellen DeGeneres on Robert Frost
"My dad is still Christian Scientist. My mom's not, and I'm not. But I believe in God, and that there's a higher power and an intelligence that's bigger than us and that we can rely on. It's not just us, thinking we are the ones in control of everything. That idea gives me support."
"Designing is my hobby. If I didn't do what I do for a living - at some point when I don't do this for a living - I'll probably just do design work. I love finding really special pieces of furniture."
"Here are the values that I stand for: honesty, equality, kindness, compassion, treating people the way you want to be treated and helping those in need. To me, those are traditional values."
"Faith is part of who I am, yes. I was raised Christian Scientist. The most important thing I saw every single week on the wall at Sunday school was the Golden Rule."
"When we were growing up our parents somehow made it clear that being famous was good. And I mistakenly thought that if I was famous then everyone would love me."