"There are more than 300,000 families in the Gulf region that lost their homes and are waiting for peace of mind. The hurricane exposed the sad reality of poverty in America. We saw, in all its horrific detail, the vulnerabilities of living in inadequate housing and the heartbreak of losing one's home."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Harry Connick, Jr. on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Harry Connick, Jr. on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Harry Connick, Jr. on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Harry Connick, Jr. on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Harry Connick, Jr. on Robert Frost
"'The Christmas Song,' by Nat King Cole, is not only a masterful performance to me it just sounds like the holidays. I've never sung it, because Nat's version is so perfect. I gotta leave it alone."
"I love my wife and I know she loves me. We're best friends. We're just lucky to have found each other. It takes a lot of work but I just feel very blessed that I found the right person. It's a very fortunate situation and not everyone has that."
"I've been all over the world. I love New York, I love Paris, San Francisco, so many places. But there's no place like New Orleans. It's got the best food. It's got the best music. It's got the best people. It's got the most fun stuff to do."
"I'm not a movie star. People know me, but they don't necessarily know what they know me for. I get recognised, but it's not like Justin Bieber. It's a nice thing, people are cool."
"I think a dad has to make his daughter feel that he's genuinely interested in what she's going through."