"I came home every Friday afternoon, riding the six miles on the back of a big mule. I spent Saturday and Sunday washing and ironing and cooking for the children and went back to my country school on Sunday afternoon."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Ida B. Wells on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Ida B. Wells on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Ida B. Wells on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Ida B. Wells on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Ida B. Wells on Robert Frost
"The mob spirit has grown with the increasing intelligence of the Afro-American."