"Think you're escaping and run into yourself. Longest way round is the shortest way home."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."James Joyce on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."James Joyce on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."James Joyce on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."James Joyce on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."James Joyce on Robert Frost
"Better pass boldly into that other world, in the full glory of some passion, than fade and wither dismally with age."
"I think a child should be allowed to take his father's or mother's name at will on coming of age. Paternity is a legal fiction."
"Irresponsibility is part of the pleasure of all art it is the part the schools cannot recognize."
"The actions of men are the best interpreters of their thoughts."
"I fear those big words which make us so unhappy."