"I usually write away from home, in coffee shops, on trains, on planes, in friends' houses. I like places where there's stuff going on that you can lift your eyes, see something interesting, overhear a conversation."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Jonathan Safran Foer on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Jonathan Safran Foer on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Jonathan Safran Foer on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Jonathan Safran Foer on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Jonathan Safran Foer on Robert Frost
"There's no being wrong in seeing something in art, only being disagreed with."
"Literature has drawn a funny perimeter that other art forms haven't."
"Food is not just what we put in our mouths to fill up it is culture and identity. Reason plays some role in our decisions about food, but it's rarely driving the car."
"Maybe one day the world will change, that we'll be in a luxurious position of being able to debate whether or not it's inherently wrong to eat animals, but the question doesn't matter right now."
"When it comes to meat, change is almost always cast as an absolute. You are a vegetarian or you are not."