"There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Jane Austen on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Jane Austen on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Jane Austen on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Jane Austen on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Jane Austen on Robert Frost
"Woman is fine for her own satisfaction alone. No man will admire her the more, no woman will like her the better for it. Neatness and fashion are enough for the former, and a something of shabbiness or impropriety will be most endearing to the latter."
"To look almost pretty is an acquisition of higher delight to a girl who has been looking plain for the first fifteen years of her life than a beauty from her cradle can ever receive."
"A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of."
"We do not look in our great cities for our best morality."
"One man's ways may be as good as another's, but we all like our own best."