"Your home is regarded as a model home, your life as a model life. But all this splendor, and you along with it... it's just as though it were built upon a shifting quagmire. A moment may come, a word can be spoken, and both you and all this splendor will collapse."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Henrik Ibsen on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Henrik Ibsen on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Henrik Ibsen on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Henrik Ibsen on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Henrik Ibsen on Robert Frost
"The strongest man in the world is he who stands most alone."
"I'm afraid for all those who'll have the bread snatched from their mouths by these machines. What business has science and capitalism got, bringing all these new inventions into the works, before society has produced a generation educated up to using them!"
"The spectacles of experience through them you will see clearly a second time."
"These heroes of finance are like beads on a string when one slips off, all the rest follow."
"The worst enemy of truth and freedom in our society is the compact majority."